• 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 16 – Martin Luther King Jr Day [WE]

Feb 20– Presidents’ Day [WE]

Mar 12 – Clocks reset forward one hour

Mar 17 – St. Patrick’s Day, Boston

April 17 – Patriots’ Day in Massachusetts [WE]

May 29 – Memorial Day [WE]

July 4 – Independence Day

Sept 4 – Labor Day [WE]

Oct 9 – Columbus Day [WE]

Oct 31 – Halloween

Nov 5 – Clocks reset back one hour

Nov 11 – Veterans’ Day

Nov 23 – Thanksgiving

Dec 25 – Christmas Day

Dec 31 – New Year’s Eve [WE]