Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy observes both U.S. and El Salvador holidays and will be closed on those dates.The call center also observes the same holidays and will also be closed on those dates.

Embassy Dates of Closure

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

Dates of Closure – All Dates 2021
Date Day Holiday Country
January 1 Friday New Year’s Day U.S./El Salvador
January 18 Monday Martin Luther King’s Birthday U.S.
February 15 Monday President’s Day U.S.
April 1 Thursday Holy Thursday El Salvador
April 2 Friday Good Friday El Salvador
April 3 Saturday Easter Saturday El Salvador
April 4 Sunday Easter Sunday El Salvador
May 1 Saturday Labor Day El Salvador
May 10 Monday Mother's Day El Salvador
May 31 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
June 17 Thursday Father's Day El Salvador
July 5 Monday U.S. Independence Day (observed) U.S.
August 3 through August 6 Tuesday through Friday Feast of San Salvador El Salvador
September 6 Monday Labor Day U.S.
September 15 Wednesday Independence Day El Salvador
October 11 Monday Columbus Day  U.S.
November 2 Tuesday All Souls' Day El Salvador
November 11 Thursday Veteran’s Day  U.S.
November 25 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 24 Friday Christmas Day (Observance) U.S./El Salvador
December 31 Friday New Year’s Day (observed) U.S./El Salvador