(CNN Spanish) — Find out here the federal holidays in the United States for 2022.
The following days are marked by the US Office of Personnel Management
Holidays and bridges in the USA for 2022
- Saturday 1 — New Year
- Monday 17 — Martin Luther King Jr. Day Although it falls on the third Monday in January, his birthday is January 15.
- Monday 21 — Presidents’ Day is celebrated on the third Monday in February, commemorating the birthday of the first president of the United States, George Washington, born on February 22, 1732.
- Monday 30 — Memorial Day or Memorial Day. It is commemorated on the last Monday of May to pay tribute to civilians and soldiers who died in the service of the nation.
- Monday 20 — Juneteenth or Emancipation Day (the exact day is Sunday June 19, but it is moved to Monday)
- Monday 4 — Independence Day
There are no federal holidays.
- Monday 5 — Labor Day
- Monday 10 — Columbus Day, also called “Columbus Day.” This day commemorates the arrival of Christopher Columbus in America on October 12, 1492.
- Friday the 11th — Veterans Day. This day honors all United States war veterans.
- Thursday 24 — Thanksgiving Day. It is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November every year.
- Monday 26 — Christmas (exact day is Sunday December 25 but moved to Monday)