Flag Flying Holidays

Flag Flying Holiday Date Half Staff Day
New Year’s Day January 1st  
Martin Luther King’s Birthday 3rd Monday in January  
Inauguration Day January 20th (every 4 years)  
Lincoln’s Birthday February 12th  
President’s Day 3rd Monday in February  
Washington’s Birthday February 22nd  
Army Day April 6th  
Easter Sunday Changes every year  
VE Day May 8th  
Mother’s Day 2nd Sunday in May  
Peace Officers Day May 15th Half-staff all day
Armed Forces Day 3rd Sunday in May  
Memorial Day Last Monday in May Half-staff until noon
D-Day June 6th  
Flag Day June 14th  
Father’s Day 3rd Sunday in June  
Independence Day July 4th  
Purple Heart Day August 7th  
Labor Day 1st Monday in September  
V-J Day September 2nd  
Patriot Day September 11th Half-staff all day
Constitution Day September 17th  
National POW/MIA Recognition Day September 19th  
Columbus Day 2nd Monday in October  
National Fallen Firefighter Memorial Day October 7th Half-staff all day
Navy Day October 27th  
Presidential Election Day 1st Tuesday following 1st Monday in November  
Marine Corps Day November 10th  
Veteran’s Day November 11th  
Thanksgiving Day 4th Thursday in November  
Pearl Harbor Day December 7th Half-staff all day
Christmas Day December 25th