Alaska, United States

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The United States of America is a North American Country, founded on July 4, 1776, after declaring independence from Great Britain. Known as the “melting pot,” people of different nationalities from various regions of the world have immigrated to this land, creating a culturally diverse nation. Commonly referred to as America, many races, ethnic groups and religions are represented, and is known to be the “land of the free and the home of the brave.”

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Sunday Seventh Day of Kwanzaa
January 1st Sunday New Year's Day
January 2nd Monday New Year's Day (Observed) Long weekend.
January 6th Friday Epiphany Long weekend.
January 6th Friday Orthodox Christmas Eve Long weekend.
January 7th Saturday Orthodox Christmas Day
January 13th Friday Stephen Foster Memorial Day Long weekend.
January 14th Saturday Orthodox New Year's Day
January 16th Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day Long weekend.
January 22nd Sunday Chinese New Year's Day
February 1st Wednesday National Freedom Day
February 2nd Thursday Groundhog Day
February 3rd Friday National Wear Red Day Long weekend.
February 5th Sunday Super Bowl Sunday
February 14th Tuesday Valentine's Day
February 16th Thursday Elizabeth Peratrovich Day Only in certain areas.
February 20th Monday George Washington's Birthday Only in certain areas. Long weekend.
February 21st Tuesday Shrove Tuesday Only in certain areas.
February 22nd Wednesday Ash Wednesday
February 27th Monday NHL Trade Deadline Long weekend.
March 1st Wednesday Saint David's Day
March 2nd Thursday Read Across America Day
March 3rd Friday Employee Appreciation Day Long weekend.
March 12th Sunday Start of Daylight Saving Time
March 17th Friday Saint Patrick's Day Long weekend.
March 20th Monday March Equinox Long weekend.
March 27th Monday Seward's Day Only in certain areas. Long weekend.
March 29th Wednesday National Vietnam War Veterans Day
April 1st Saturday April Fools' Day
April 2nd Sunday Palm Sunday
April 6th Thursday National Tartan Day
April 6th Thursday Maundy Thursday
April 7th Friday Good Friday Only in certain areas. Long weekend.
April 8th Saturday Holy Saturday
April 9th Sunday Easter
April 10th Monday Easter Monday Long weekend.
April 13th Thursday Thomas Jefferson's Birthday
April 14th Friday Orthodox Good Friday Long weekend.
April 15th Saturday Tax Day
April 15th Saturday Orthodox Holy Saturday
April 16th Sunday Orthodox Easter
April 17th Monday Tax Day (Observed) Long weekend.
April 17th Monday Boston Marathon Long weekend.
April 17th Monday Orthodox Easter Monday Long weekend.
April 22nd Saturday Earth Day
April 26th Wednesday Administrative Professionals Day
April 27th Thursday Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day
April 28th Friday National Arbor Day Long weekend.
May 1st Monday Loyalty Day Long weekend.
May 1st Monday Law Day Long weekend.
May 4th Thursday Star Wars Day
May 4th Thursday National Day of Prayer
May 5th Friday Cinco de Mayo Long weekend.
May 5th Friday Kentucky Oaks Long weekend.
May 6th Saturday Kentucky Derby
May 6th Saturday National Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Day
May 6th Saturday National Nurses Day
May 8th Monday Victory in Europe Day Long weekend.
May 12th Friday Military Spouse Appreciation Day Long weekend.
May 14th Sunday Mother's Day
May 15th Monday Peace Officers Memorial Day Long weekend.
May 18th Thursday Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ
May 19th Friday National Defense Transportation Day Long weekend.
May 20th Saturday Armed Forces Day
May 20th Saturday Preakness Stakes
May 22nd Monday National Maritime Day Long weekend.
May 24th Wednesday Emergency Medical Services for Children Day
May 25th Thursday National Missing Children's Day
May 28th Sunday Pentecost
May 29th Monday Memorial Day Long weekend.
May 29th Monday Pentecost Monday Long weekend.
June 4th Sunday Trinity Sunday
June 6th Tuesday D-Day
June 8th Thursday Feast of Corpus Christi
June 14th Wednesday Flag Day
June 14th Wednesday Army Birthday
June 18th Sunday Father's Day
June 19th Monday Juneteenth National Independence Day Long weekend.
June 20th Tuesday American Eagle Day
June 21st Wednesday June Solstice
June 27th Tuesday Helen Keller Day
July 4th Tuesday Independence Day
July 14th Friday Bastille Day Long weekend.
July 23rd Sunday Parents' Day
July 27th Thursday National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day
August 4th Friday Coast Guard Birthday Long weekend.
August 7th Monday Purple Heart Day Long weekend.
August 15th Tuesday Assumption of Mary
August 19th Saturday National Aviation Day
August 21st Monday Senior Citizens Day Long weekend.
August 26th Saturday Women's Equality Day
September 4th Monday Labor Day Long weekend.
September 9th Saturday Carl Garner Federal Lands Cleanup Day
September 10th Sunday National Grandparent's Day
September 11th Monday Patriot Day Long weekend.
September 15th Friday National POW/MIA Recognition Day Long weekend.
September 16th Saturday Rosh Hashanah
September 16th Saturday National CleanUp Day
September 17th Sunday Citizenship Day
September 18th Monday Citizenship Day (Observed) Long weekend.
September 18th Monday Air Force Birthday Long weekend.
September 23rd Saturday September Equinox
September 24th Sunday Gold Star Mother's Day
September 25th Monday Yom Kippur Long weekend.
October 2nd Monday Child Health Day Long weekend.
October 4th Wednesday Feast of Saint Francis Assisi
October 6th Friday German-American Day Long weekend.
October 8th Sunday Indigenous People's Day Only in certain areas.
October 9th Monday Leif Erikson Day Long weekend.
October 13th Friday Navy Birthday Long weekend.
October 15th Sunday White Cane Safety Day
October 16th Monday Boss's Day Long weekend.
October 18th Wednesday Alaska Day Only in certain areas.
October 31st Tuesday Halloween
November 1st Wednesday All Saints' Day
November 2nd Thursday All Souls' Day
November 5th Sunday End of Daylight Saving Time
November 5th Sunday New York City Marathon
November 7th Tuesday Election Day
November 10th Friday Veterans Day (Observed) Long weekend.
November 10th Friday Marine Corps Birthday Long weekend.
November 11th Saturday Veterans Day
November 23rd Thursday Thanksgiving Day
November 24th Friday Black Friday Long weekend.
November 27th Monday Cyber Monday Long weekend.
December 3rd Sunday First Sunday of Advent
December 6th Wednesday Saint Nicholas' Day
December 7th Thursday Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
December 8th Friday Feast of the Immaculate Conception Long weekend.
December 8th Friday Hanukkah Long weekend.
December 9th Saturday Second Day of Hanukkah
December 10th Sunday Third Day of Hanukkah
December 11th Monday Fourth Day of Hanukkah Long weekend.
December 12th Tuesday Feast of Our Lady Guadalupe
December 12th Tuesday Fifth Day of Hanukkah
December 13th Wednesday Sixth Day of Hanukkah
December 13th Wednesday National Guard Birthday
December 14th Thursday Seventh Day of Hanukkah
December 15th Friday Eighth Day of Hanukkah Long weekend.
December 15th Friday Bill of Rights Day Long weekend.
December 17th Sunday Pan American Aviation Day
December 17th Sunday Wright Brothers Day
December 22nd Friday December Solstice Long weekend.
December 24th Sunday Christmas Eve Only in certain areas.
December 25th Monday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 26th Tuesday Kwanzaa
December 27th Wednesday Second Day of Kwanzaa
December 28th Thursday Third Day of Kwanzaa
December 29th Friday Fourth Day of Kwanzaa Long weekend.
December 30th Saturday Fifth Day of Kwanzaa
December 31st Sunday Sixth Day of Kwanzaa
December 31st Sunday New Year's Eve Only in certain areas.
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
$ curl -G -d country="US-AK" -d year="2023" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
import ""
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "US-AK",
  "year": "2023",
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
  country: 'US-AK',
  year: '2023',
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'US-AK',
  'year' => '2023',
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$ = "US-AK"
$Body.year = "2023"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'US-AK',
  'year': '2023',
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi =
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'US-AK',
  'year': '2023',