State Holidays in Year 2016

Banks and credit unions are not obligated to close on legal holidays (as set forth in Section 1-4 of the Connecticut General Statutes) but may, at their option, close or remain open for business on a full or partial basis on any day designated as a legal holiday. Connecticut banks and credit unions are required to give at least two weeks’ advance notice to their customers of holiday openings and closings by posting such notice in the lobby of each office.

Please contact your financial institution directly to determine whether or not it will open for business on a state holiday.

Legal holidays to be observed by the State of Connecticut in the year 2016 are:

Legal Holiday Day Observed
New Year’s Day Friday, January 1, 2016
Martin Luther King's Day Monday, January 18, 2016
Lincoln's Birthday Friday, February 12, 2016
Washington's Birthday Monday, February 15, 2016
Good Friday Friday, March 25, 2016
Memorial Day Monday, May 30, 2016
Independence Day Monday, July 4, 2016
Labor Day Monday, September 5, 2016
Columbus Day Monday, October 10, 2016
Veterans' Day Friday, November 11, 2016
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 24, 2016
Christmas Day Monday, December 26, 2016

For 2017, the first holiday is New Year’s Day. This holiday will be observed on Monday, January 2, 2017.