Holidays and Closures

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Overview

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

U.S. Embassy or Consulate Dates of Closure

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

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2021
Date Day Holiday Country
January 01 Friday New Year’s Day Vietnam/ U.S.
January 18 Monday Martin Luther King’s Birthday U.S.
February 10 - 16 Wednesday-Tuesday Lunar New Year Festival/Presidents’ Day Vietnam/ U.S.
April 21 Wednesday National Anniversary of Hung Kings Vietnam
April 30 Friday Victory Day Vietnam
May 03 Monday International Labor Day (observed)   Vietnam
May 31 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
June 18 Friday Juneteenth Day (observed) U.S.
July 05 Monday Independence Day (observed)   U.S.
September 02-03 Thursday - Friday Vietnamese National Day Vietnam
September 06 Monday Labor Day U.S.
October 11 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
November 11 Thursday Veterans Day U.S.
November 25 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 24 Friday Christmas Day (observed) U.S.