Calendar of Events

LEGAL HOLIDAYS - 2020 Calendar of Legal Holidays The Department of Civil Service has issued the 2020 calendar of New York State Holidays, as follows:

 

MONTH

DATE

DAY

LEGAL HOLIDAY

JANUARY   1 Wednesday New Year's Day
  20 Monday Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
FEBRUARY 12 Wednesday Lincoln's Birthday (a)
  17 Monday Washington's Birthday (Observed)
MAY 25 Monday Memorial Day
JULY  4 Saturday Independence Day (b)
SEPTEMBER 7 Monday Labor Day
OCTOBER 12 Monday Columbus Day
NOVEMBER 3 Tuesday Election Day
  11 Wednesday Veteran's Day
  26 Thursday Thanksgiving Day
DECEMBER 25 Friday Christmas Day

(a) The State has designated Lincoln's Birthday as a floating holiday in 2020 for State employees in certain bargaining units.

(b) The State has not designated an alternate day of observance for Independence Day in 2020. It is a pass day holiday.