Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy observes both U.S. and El Salvador holidays and will be closed on those dates.The call center also observes the same holidays and will also be closed on those dates.

Embassy Dates of Closure

During the year 2023, the Embassy will be closed on the dates shown below.

Dates of Closure – All Dates 2023
Date Day Holiday Country
January 2 Monday New Year (observed) U.S.
January 16 Monday Martin Luther King's Birthday U.S.
February 20 Monday Presidents’ Day U.S.
April 6 Thursday  Holy Thursday El Salvador
April 7 Friday Good Friday El Salvador
April 8 Saturday Holy Saturday El Salvador
April 9 Sunday Easter Sunday El Salvador
May 1 Monday Labor Day El Salvador
May 10 Wednesday Mother's Day El Salvador
May 29 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
June 17 Saturday Father's Day El Salvador
June 19 Monday Juneteenth (observed) U.S.
July 4 Tuesday U.S. Independence Day  U.S.
August 3 through August 6 Thursday through Sunday Feast of San Salvador El Salvador
September 4 Monday Labor Day U.S.
September 15 Friday Independence Day El Salvador
October 9 Monday Columbus Day  U.S.
November 2 Thursday All Souls' Day El Salvador
November 10 Friday Veteran’s Day (observed) U.S.
November 23 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 25 Monday  Christmas Day  U.S./El Salvador