2021 Postal Holiday Calendar

A list of 2021 holidays and which postage providers do not provide service on those days.

The table below shows all holidays for 2021 and which carriers do not provide services on those days (either pickup or delivery).

You can still create a label on any of these dates and ShipStation will automatically push the Ship Date to the next possible shipping day. This ensures that your reporting and End of Day forms are accurate.

Holiday

Date

Carrier(s) Affected

New Year's Day

January 1

DHL Express

UPS

USPS

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 18

USPS

President's Day

February 15

USPS

Easter Sunday

April 4

FedEx

UPS

Memorial Day (Sunday)

May 30

FedEx

Memorial Day

May 31

DHL Express

FedEx

UPS

USPS

Independence Day

July 4

DHL Express

FedEx

UPS

USPS

Independence Day (observed)

July 5

FedEx

USPS

Labor Day (Sunday)

September 5

FedEx

Labor Day

September 6

DHL Express

FedEx

UPS

USPS

Indigenous Peoples Day

(FKA Columbus Day)

October 11

USPS

Veteran's Day

November 11

USPS

Thanksgiving Day

November 25

DHL Express

FedEx

UPS

USPS

Sunday After Thanksgiving

November 28

FedEx

Sunday before Christmas Eve

December 19

FedEx

Christmas Eve

December 24

FedEx

UPS

Christmas

December 25

DHL Express

FedEx

UPS

USPS

Sunday after Christmas

December 26

FedEx

New Year's Eve

December 31

FedEx

Accounts in Multiple Countries

If you have ShipStation accounts based in more than one country, this article exists in each country's help center and contains the dates relevant to each country. Use the flag switcher at the top of the page to change between each country's help center.