Holidays and Closures

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

U.S. Embassy Riga Dates of Closure

During the year 2021, the U.S. Embassy Riga will be closed on the dates shown below.      


Dates of Closure - All Dates 2021
Date Day Holiday Country
January 1 Friday New Year’s Day United States/Latvia
January 18 Monday Birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. United States
February 15 Monday Washington’s Birthday United States
April 2 Friday Good Friday Latvia
April 5 Monday Easter Monday Latvia
May 3 Monday Bridge Holiday for Ligo Latvia
May 4 Tuesday Proclamation of Independence Latvia
May 31 Monday Memorial Day United States
June 23 Wednesday Midsummer's Eve (Ligo) Latvia
June 24 Thursday Summer Solstice (Jani) Latvia
June 25 Friday Bridge Holiday Latvia
July 5 Monday Independence Day United States
September 6 Monday Labor Day United States
October 11 Monday Columbus Day United States
November 11 Thursday Veterans Day United States
November 18 Thursday Latvian National Day Latvia
November 19 Friday Bridge Holiday Latvia
November 25 Thursday Thanksgiving Day United States
December 24 Friday Christmas Eve Latvia/United States
December 31 Friday New Years Eve Latvia