List of festivals and holidays in USA, 2016

This post on KasaKaru gives the list of holidays, observances and festivals in the United states of America, for the year 2016. Check this post to know the list of festivals in USA, also click on them to know more about each holiday in brief detail.

Date Festival(s)
January, 2016
1 New Year’s Day
6 Epiphany
7 Orthodox Christmas Day
13 Stephen Foster Memorial Day
14 Orthodox New Year
15 Lee Jackson Day
18 Martin Luther King Day
Robert E Lee’s Birthday
State Holiday
Idaho Human Rights Day
Civil Rights Day
19 Robert E Lee’s Birthday
State Holiday
25 Tu Bishvat/Tu B’Shevat
29 Kansas Day
February, 2016
1 National Freedom Day
2 Groundhog Day
4 Rosa Parks Day
5 National Wear Red Day
8 Chinese New Year
9 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
10 Ash Wednesday
12 Lincoln’s Birthday
14 Valentine’s Day
Statehood Day in Arizona
15 Presidents’ Day
Daisy Gatson Bates Day
Susan B Anthony’s Birthday
28 Linus Pauling Day
March, 2016
1 St. David’s Day
Town Meeting Day Vermont
2 Texas Independence Day
Read Across America Day
4 Employee Appreciation Day
7 Casimir Pulaski Day
13 Daylight Saving Time starts
17 St. Patrick’s Day
Evacuation Day
20 Palm Sunday
March equinox
24 Maundy Thursday
Purim
25 Good Friday
Maryland Day
Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day observed
26 Holy Saturday
Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day
27 Easter Sunday
28 Easter Monday
Seward’s Day
31 César Chávez Day
April, 2016
1 Pascua Florida Day observed
2 Pascua Florida Day
6 National Tartan Day
12 National Library Workers’ Day
13 Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday
15 Father Damien Day
Emancipation Day observed
16 Emancipation Day
18 Tax Day
Patriot’s Day
21 San Jacinto Day
22 Oklahoma Day
23 Passover (first day)
25 Confederate Memorial Day
State Holiday
26 State Holiday
27 Administrative Professionals Day
28 Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day
29 Orthodox Good Friday
Arbor Day
30 Last Day of Passover
Orthodox Holy Saturday
May, 2016
1 Orthodox Easter
1 Law Day
Loyalty Day
2 Orthodox Easter Monday
3 Primary Election Day Indiana
4 Yom HaShoah
Kent State Shootings Remembrance
Rhode Island Independence Day
5 Ascension Day
Isra and Mi’raj
Cinco de Mayo
National Day of Prayer
6 National Nurses Day
7 National Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Day
8 Mother’s Day
Truman Day
9 Truman Day observed
10 State Holiday
Primary Election Day West Virginia
12 Yom Ha’atzmaut
15 Pentecost
Peace Officers Memorial Day
16 Whit Monday
20 National Defense Transportation Day
21 Armed Forces Day
22 Trinity Sunday
22 National Maritime Day
Harvey Milk Day
25 Emergency Medical Services for Children Day
25 National Missing Children’s Day
26 Corpus Christi
Lag BaOmer
30 Memorial Day
Jefferson Davis Birthday
June, 2016
1 Statehood Day
3 Jefferson Davis Birthday
6 Jefferson Davis Birthday
D-Day
7 Ramadan starts
10 Kamehameha Day observed
11 Kamehameha Day
12 Shavuot
14 U.S. Army Birthday
14 Flag Day
17 Bunker Hill Day
19 Father’s Day
Juneteenth
Emancipation Day
20 June Solstice
West Virginia Day
American Eagle Day
July, 2016
2 Lailat al-Qadr
4 Independence Day
7 Eid al-Fitr
24 Pioneer Day
Parents’ Day
25 Pioneer Day observed
August, 2016
1 Colorado Day
4 U.S. Coast Guard Birthday
7 Purple Heart Day
8 Victory Day
14 Tisha B’Av
15 Assumption of Mary
16 Bennington Battle Day
19 Statehood Day in Hawaii
National Aviation Day
21 Senior Citizens Day
26 Women’s Equality Day
27 Lyndon Baines Johnson Day
September, 2016
5 Labor Day
9 California Admission Day
10 Carl Garner Federal Lands Cleanup Day
11 Patriot Day
National Grandparents Day
13 Eid al-Adha
16 Constitution Day and Citizenship Day observed
National POW/MIA Recognition Day
17 Constitution Day and Citizenship Day
18 Air Force Birthday
22 September equinox
Emancipation Day
23 Native Americans’ Day
25 Gold Star Mother’s Day
October, 2016
3 Rosh Hashana
Muharram
Child Health Day
4 Feast of St. Francis of Assisi
9 Leif Erikson Day
10 Columbus Day
Native Americans’ Day
Indigenous People’s Day
12 Yom Kippur
13 U.S. Navy Birthday
15 White Cane Safety Day
17 First Day of Sukkot
Boss’s Day
18 Alaska Day
23 Last Day of Sukkot
24 Shmini Atzeret
25 Simchat Torah
28 Nevada Day
29 Diwali/Deepavali
31 Halloween
November, 2016
1 All Saints’ Day
2 All Souls’ Day
6 Daylight Saving Time ends
8 Election Day
10 Marine Corps Birthday
Return Day Delaware
11 Veterans Day
24 Thanksgiving Day
25 State Holiday
25 Presidents’ Day
Lincoln’s Birthday/Lincoln’s Day
Black Friday
American Indian Heritage Day
27 First Sunday of Advent
28 Cyber Monday
December, 2016
6 St Nicholas’ Day
7 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
8 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
12 The Prophet’s Birthday
Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
13 U.S. National Guard Birthday
17 Pan American Aviation Day
Wright Brothers Day
21 December Solstice
23 Christmas Eve observed
24 Christmas Eve
25 Chanukah/Hanukkah (first day)
Christmas Day
26 Kwanzaa (until Jan 1)
Christmas Day observed
Day After Christmas Day
30 New Year’s Eve observed
31 New Year’s Eve
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