Holidays and Closures

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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

Please be informed that the Consular Section, U.S. Embassy or Consulate will be closed on the following days: (Consular Calendar)

Holiday 2022 Date Day Type
New Year’s Day (Observed) Dec 31, 2021 Fri A/V
Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. Jan 17 Mon A
Lunar New Year Festival Jan 31-Feb 4 Mon – Fri V
Washington’s Birthday Feb 21 Mon A
National Anniversary of Hung Kings (Observed) Apr 11 Mon V
Victory Day (Observed) May 2 Mon V
International Labor Day (observed) May 3 Tue V
Memorial Day May 30 Mon A
Juneteenth National Independence Day (Observed) Jun 20 Mon A
Independence Day Jul 04 Mon A
Vietnamese National Day Sep 01-02 Thu – Fri V
Labor Day Sep 05 Mon A
Columbus Day Oct 10 Mon A
Veterans Day Nov 11 Fri A
Thanksgiving Day Nov 24 Thu A
Christmas Day (observed) Dec 26 Mon A


A = American Holidays
V = Vietnamese Holidays
A/V= Vietnamese and American Holidays