Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy or Consulate observes both U.S. and Vietnamese holidays and will be closed on those dates. The visa application services call center also observes U.S. and Vietnamese holidays and will also be closed on those dates.

U.S. Embassy or Consulate Dates of Closure

During the year 2019, the U.S. Embassy or Consulate will be closed on the dates shown below.

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2019
Date Day Holiday Country
January 1 Tuesday New Year’s Day Vietnam/ U.S.
January 21 Monday Martin Luther King’s Birthday U.S.
February 4 – 8 Monday - Friday Lunar New Year Festival Vietnam
February 18 Monday Presidents’ Day U.S.
April 15 Monday National Anniversary of Hung Kings (observed) Vietnam
April 29 - 30 Monday - Tuesday Victory Day Vietnam
May 1 Wednesday International Labor Day Vietnam
May 27 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
July 4 Thursday Independence Day U.S.
September 2 Monday Vietnamese National Day/Labor Day Vietnam/ U.S.
October 14 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
November 11 Monday Veterans Day U.S.
November 28 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day U.S.