Based on Section 1-3-8 of the Code of Alabama, 1975, as amended by Act 91-250.

Special holiday and inventory hours.

State holidays in 2007

Holiday   Always Falls on... Date in 2006
New Year's Day*   January 1 January 2, 2006
Robert E. Lee/Martin Luther King Jr.   3rd Monday in January January 16
George Washington/Thomas Jefferson   3rd Monday in February February 20
Mardi Gras Day**   Tues. before Ash Wednesday February 28
Confederate Memorial Day   4th Monday in April April 24
National Memorial Day   last Monday in May May 29
Jefferson Davis   1st Monday in June June 5
Independence Day   July 4 July 4
Labor Day   1st Monday in September September 4
Columbus Day   2nd Monday in October October 9
Veterans Day***   November 11 November 10
Thanksgiving   4th Thursday in November November 23
Christmas Day   December 25 December 25

*As New Year's Day falls on Sunday, offices will be closed on Monday, January 2, 2006.

**Mardi Gras is observed in Baldwin and Mobile Counties only. All other state employees are granted a personal leave day on January 1 which may be taken anytime during the year.

***As Veterans Day falls on Saturday, offices will be closed on Friday, November 10, 2006.

Updated: November 16, 2006
Alabama Department of Archives & History
624 Washington Avenue
Montgomery, Alabama 36130-0100
Phone: (334) 242-4435