The flag can be flown on all days but in particular it should be flown on:


New Year’s Day | January 1st

Inauguration Day | January 20th every 4 years

Martin Luther King Jr. Day | 3rd Monday of January

Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday | February 12th

President’s Day (Washington’s Birthday) | 3rd Monday of February

Easter Sunday | Days variable

V-E Day | May 8th

Mother’s Day | 2nd Sunday of May

Peace Officer’s Memorial Day | May 15th (half-staff all day)

Armed Forces Day | 3rd Sunday of May

Memorial Day | Last Monday of May (half-staff until noon)

Flag Day | June 14th

Father’s Day | 3rd Sunday of June

Independence Day | July 4th

V-J Day | 2nd Monday of August

Labor Day | 1st Monday of September

Patriot Day | September 11th (half-staff all day)

Constitution Day | September 17th

Columbus Day | 2nd Monday of October

Navy Day | October 27th

Election Day | Tuesday after 1st Monday in November

Veterans Day | November 11th

Thanksgiving Day | 4th Thursday of November

Pearl Harbor Day | December 7th (half-staff all day)

Christmas Day | December 25th

The birthday of the admission of your state

State holidays

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