Holidays and Closures
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The Consulate observes both U.S. and Moroccan holidays and will be closed on those dates. The visa application services call center also observes U.S. and Moroccan holidays and will also be closed on those dates.
Consulate Dates of Closure
During the year 2016, the U.S. Embassy or Consulate General will be closed on the dates shown below.
|1-Jan||Wednesday||New Year’s Day||United States / Morocco|
|13-14 Jan||Monday - Tuesday||Prophet’s Birthday*||Morocco|
|20-Jan||Monday||Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday||United States|
|17-Feb||Monday||President Day||United States|
|1-May||Thursday||Moroccon Labor Day||Morocco|
|26-May||Monday||Memorial Day||United States|
|4-Jul||Friday||Independence Day||United States|
|28-29 Jul||Monday- Tuesday||**Eid-al-Fitr||Morocco|
|30-Jul||Wednesday||Feast of The Throne||Morocco|
|20-Aug||Wednesday||The Revolution of the King and The People||Morocco|
|1-Sep||Monday||Labor Day||United States|
|13-Oct||Monday||Columbus Day||United States|
|15-Oct||Wednesday||Islamic New Year **||Morocco|
|11-Nov||Tuesday||Veterans Day||United States|
|18-Nov||Friday||Feast of Independence||Morocco|
|24-Nov||Thursday||Thanksgiving Day||United States|
(*) A lunar-based Moroccan holiday; the actual date may vary.