USPS Holidays 2021 – Post Office Holiday Schedule

Just like other businesses or postal services, USPS also takes holidays. Here we are going to list down the USPS holidays in the year 2021. USPS employees work hard on a daily basis to deliver important mail packages. However, there are a few holidays on which the USPS post offices are closed. If you are using USPS mail services then you should be aware of USPS Holidays 2021. Here we have shared a holiday calendar of the USPS for the year 2021. Download a calendar from below to keep a check on the post office holidays and plan your shipment accordingly.

Many small and big businesses rely on the services of the USPS for their survival. This is why it becomes important to remain updated about the holidays. USPS Post offices are closed on the Federal Holidays. Below you can see a list of US post office holidays for the 2021 year.

List of USPS Holidays 2021 – Post Office

Day Date Holiday Name
Friday January 1, 2021 New Year’s Day
Monday January 18, 2021 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Wednesday January 20, 2021 Inauguration Day
Monday February 15, 2021 Washington’s Birthday
Monday May 31, 2021 Memorial Day
Monday July 5, 2021 Independence Day
Monday September 6, 2021 Labor Day
Monday October 11, 2021 Columbus Day
Thursday November 11, 2021 Veterans Day
Thursday November 25, 2021 Thanksgiving Day
Friday December 24, 2021 Christmas Day

Please note that here only the observed date is mentioned. For example, Independence Day is celebrated on July 4th, but as you can see in the table above that it will be observed on July 5th because as per the Federal Rules “A holiday that falls on a weekend is usually observed on the closest weekday (e.g. a holiday falling on a Saturday is observed on the preceding Friday, while a holiday falling on a Sunday is observed on the succeeding Monday)”

It’s important to take a look at the holidays once before making a shipment because holidays may delay the delivery.

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