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Court Holidays

The U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island will be closed on the following days in 2020.

Holiday Day Observed
New Year's Day Wednesday January 1st
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday Monday January 20th
Washington's Birthday Monday February 17th
Memorial Day Monday May 25th
Independence Day Friday July 3rd
Victory Day* Monday August 10th 
Labor Day Monday September 7th
Columbus Day Monday October 12th
Veterans' Day Monday November 11th
Thanksgiving Day Thursday November 26th 
Day After Thanksgiving*  Friday November 27th 
Christmas Eve*  Thursday December 24th 
Christmas Day Friday December 25th

*Designated Administrative Leave Days. While the Court will be closed, these days may not qualify as “holidays” for purposes of calculating time under the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. Please refer to Fed. R. Civ. P. 6(a)(6).