City Holidays

2020 Official Metro Government Holiday Schedule

Below is a listing of the official Louisville Metro Government holidays for which eligible employees shall be granted the day off with appropriate pay. Please note that holidays may vary depending on your collective bargaining agreement and also if you are considered an employee working in an emergency operations position that requires a 24/7 schedule.

Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday – Monday, January 20
Memorial Day – Monday, May 25
Independence Day – Friday, July 3
Labor Day – Monday, September 7
Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, November 26
Friday Following Thanksgiving Day – Friday, November 27
Christmas Day – Friday, December 25
New Year’s Day – Friday, January 1, 2021

Some city holidays can alter our sanitation service schedule for garbage, recycling and yard waste pickup.  Please check the Public Works website for alerts at the top of the page for more information during these times.