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Holidays

Cattaraugus County can observe the holiday on a day that is not the same as the calendar date of the holiday.

The Official Cattaraugus County Observed Holidays are:

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Indigenous Peoples' Day / Italian Heritage Day (Columbus Day)
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day After Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Day

The dates of Observed Holidays will be listed below.

Upcoming County-Observed Holidays

- Christmas Day

County offices will be closed in observance of Christmas Day.

All transfer stations will be closed.

- Offices & Facilities Closed on New Year's Day

County offices and facilities will be closed in observance of New Year's Day.

All transfer stations will be closed too

- Martin Luther King Day

Martin Luther King Day is a Federal and State Holiday.

  • County offices and other government buildings are closed.
  • County Transfer Stations are closed.

Learn more about Dr. King at https://EmpireStatePlaza.ny.gov/nyking

- Presidents' Day

County offices and County Transfer Stations are closed.

Presidents' Day artwork with Mt. Rushmore

Presidents' Day, also called Washington's Birthday or "Washington and Lincoln Day", is a holiday in the United States celebrated on the third Monday of February to honor all persons who served as presidents of the United States. Learn more about Presidents' Day on Wikipedia.

- Memorial Day 2024

County offices and transfer stations will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.

On Memorial Day we commemorate all the women and men who have died while in military service.

a boy and an old man looking over a cemetery with flags. Original image is "Memorial Day, 1913" on the National Archives. at https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6011010

Learn more about Memorial Day: A commemoration - National Archives

Note: The image with this Memorial Day post is from "Memorial Day, 1913" on the National Archives.