Holidays to be Observed in 2021

The Embassy will be closed to the public in observance of the following United States and Japanese holidays in 2021:

  Holiday   Date   Day of the Week
New Year’s Day January 1 Friday
Adult’s Day January 11 Monday
Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday January 18 Monday
National Foundation Day February 11 Thursday
Washington’s Birthday February 15 Monday
Golden Week Holidays April 29, May 3-5 (Thurs, Mon-Weds)
Memorial Day May 31 Monday
Independence Day July 4 Sunday (Observed on Mon, July 5)
Marine Day July 19 Monday
Mountain Day August 11 Wednesday
Labor Day September 6 Monday
Respect for the Aged Day September 20 Monday
Columbus Day/Sports Day October 11 Monday
Veterans Day November 11 Thursday
Labor Thanksgiving Day November 23 Tuesday
Thanksgiving Day November 25 Thursday
Christmas Day December 25 Saturday (Observed on Fri, Dec. 24)
New Year’s Day 2022 January 1 Saturday (Observed, Fri, Dec. 31, 2021)