Holidays and Closures

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Overview

The U.S. Embassy observes both U.S. and Haitian holidays and will be closed on those dates. The visa application services call center also observes U.S. and Haitian holidays and will also be closed on those dates.

U.S. Embassy Dates of Closure

During the year 2021, the U.S. Embassy will be closed on the dates shown below.

 

Month Day Holiday Haitian/U.S.
January 1
Friday
New Year’s  and Independence Day
U.S./Haiti
January 18
Monday
Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday
U.S.
February 15
Monday
Washington’s Birthday
U.S.
February 16
Tuesday
Carnival
Haiti
February 17
Wednesday
Ash Wednesday
Haiti
April 2
Friday
Good Friday
Haiti
May 18
Tuesday
Flag Day
Haiti
May 31
Monday
Memorial Day
U.S.
June 3
Thursday
Corpus Christi Day
Haiti
July 5
Monday
Independence Day (July 4-Sunday)
U.S.
September 6
Monday
Labor Day
U.S.
October 11
Monday
Columbus Day
U.S.
November 1
Monday
All Saints day
Haiti
November 2
Tuesday
All Souls day
Haiti
November 11
Thursday
Veterans' day (observed)
U.S.
November 18
Thursday
Battle of Vertieres
Haiti
November 25
Thursday
Thanksgiving Day
U.S.
December 24
Friday
Christmas Day (Saturday, December 25)
U.S./Haiti