Category Archives: USPS Post Office

USPS Post Office Holiday Hours Open/Closed

Most USPS Post Offices are OPEN on these holidays:

– Valentine’s Day
– Mardi Gras Fat Tuesday
– St. Patrick’s Day
– Good Friday
– Easter Monday
– Cinco de Mayo
– Halloween
– Black Friday
– Christmas Eve
– Day After Christmas (Dec. 26)
– New Year’s Eve

Most USPS Post Offices are CLOSED on these holidays:

– New Year’s Day
– Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (MLK Day)
– Presidents Day
– Easter Sunday
– Mother’s Day
– Memorial Day
– Father’s Day
– Independence Day (4th of July)
– Labor Day
– Columbus Day
– Veterans Day
– Thanksgiving Day
– Christmas Day

If a holiday falls on a Saturday, USPS will observe it on the preceding Friday. If a holiday falls on a Sunday, USPS will observe it on the following Monday. Most Post Offices are open on Saturday (except holidays), but with shortened hours and early closing time. Some are closed on Saturday. All Post Offices are closed on Sunday.

For 2019, Tax Day falls on Monday, April 15. Post Offices MAY be open late, but don’t count on it. Extended hours on Tax Day are much less prevalent now than in past years since most taxpayers e-File online. Be sure and get your taxes done before the April 15th due date!