Holiday Schedule


Download the 2021 holiday schedule.

2021 Cooperative Extension Observed Holidays

Beginning with calendar year 2021, the Division of Agriculture will observe the following holidays as indicated below. For CES employees, Presidents’ Day/Daisy Gatson Bates Day will now be observed on the Friday of Spring Break rather than during the Winter Break. For AES employees, there will be no change from the current holiday calendar.


Friday, Jan 1, New Year’s Day
Monday, Jan 18, Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, Feb 15, Presidents’ Day/Daisy Gatson Bates Day (observed on Friday of Spring Break)
Monday, May 31, Memorial Day
Monday, July 5, Independence Day
Monday, Sep 6, Labor Day
Thursday, Nov 11, Veterans’ Day (observed as part of Winter Break)
Thursday, Nov 25, Thanksgiving
Friday, Nov 26, Day After Thanksgiving (if Governor Declares)
Friday, Dec 24, Christmas Eve
Monday, Dec 27, Christmas Day

Reference: CESP 7-20