City Holiday Closures

Due to current restrictions related to the COVID-19 Pandemic, please call ahead to ensure a City facility is open to assist you.

City administrative offices and facilities are CLOSED from December 24, 2020 - January 3, 2021 and will reopen on January 4, 2021. Public Safety services will continue.


The City of Palo Alto observes the following list of holidays. Administrative offices and facilities will be closed.

Holiday Date
 Martin Luther King Jr. Day  Monday, January 20, 2020
 President's Day  Monday, February 17, 2020
 Memorial Day  Monday, May 25, 2020
 Independence Day (observed)  Friday, July 03, 2020
 Labor Day  Monday, September 07, 2020
 Columbus Day  Monday, October 12, 2020
 Veterans Day  Wednesday, November 11, 2020
 Thanksgiving  Thursday, November 26, 2020
 Day after Thanksgiving  Friday, November 27, 2020
 Christmas Day  Friday, December 25, 2020
 New Year's Day  Friday, January 1, 2021

*City administrative offices and facilities are typically closed for a period of time between Christmas and New Year's.