• Holiday lights, Lakes Region, New Hampshire
    Holiday lights, Lakes Region, New Hampshire

Major Holidays

2016

To help plan your trip, take note of the major holidays and long vacation weekends in the New England region. These weekends may be especially busy and worth booking early for both lodging and car rentals.


[WE] = long weekend

Jan 1 – New Year’s Day

Jan 18 – Martin Luther King Jr Day [WE]

Feb 15– Presidents’ Day [WE]

Mar 13 – Clocks reset forward one hour

Mar 17 – St. Patrick’s Day, Boston

April 18 – Patriots’ Day in Massachusetts [WE]

May 30 – Memorial Day [WE]

July 4 – Independence Day

Sept 5 – Labor Day [WE]

Oct 10 – Columbus Day [WE]

Oct 31 – Halloween

Nov 6 – Clocks reset back one hour

Nov 11 – Veterans’ Day

Nov 24 – Thanksgiving

Dec 25 – Christmas Day

Dec 31 – New Year’s Eve [WE]