October 2017 Holidays In US
List of US holidays in October 2017

October 2017
Date Day Holiday Where
October-1 Sunday Bill Elliott Day Georgia
(Observed Days)
October-1 Sunday Children and Youth Day Hawaii
(Designated Days)
October-1 Sunday Influenza Awareness Day Texas
(Recognition Days)
October-1 Sunday Respective Indian tribes Day Oklahoma
(Observed Days)
October-1 Sunday Stepparents Day California
(Designated Days)
October-2 Monday Firefighter Recognition Day New Jersey
(Observed Days)
October-2 Monday John Clarke Day Rhode Island
(Special Days)
October-2 Monday Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Day Hawaii
(Designated Days)
October-2 Monday South Asian-American Heritage Day Maryland
(Commemorative Days)
October-4 Wednesday Walk & Bike to School Day Missouri
(Designated Days)
October-6 Friday First Nations Day North Dakota
(Designated Days)
October-7 Saturday Firefighter's Recognition Day Maine
(Designated Days)
October-8 Sunday Children's Day Georgia
(Observed Days)
October-8 Sunday Firefighters' Memorial Sunday Pennsylvania
(Designated Days)
October-8 Sunday Grandmother's Day Florida, Kentucky
(Designated Days)
October-8 Sunday Grandmother's Day South Carolina
(Special Days)
October-8 Sunday Washington State Children's Day Washington
(Recognized Days)
October-8 Sunday William A. Egan Day Alaska
(Designated Days)
October-9 Monday Columbus Day Federal, United States Postal Service
October-9 Monday Columbus Day Minnesota
(Designated Days)
October-9 Monday Columbus Day Vermont
(Observed Days)
October-9 Monday Columbus Day Alabama, Arizona, Connecticut, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia
(Public Holidays)
October-9 Monday Columbus Day Texas
(Recognition Days)
October-9 Monday Columbus Day Louisiana, New Hampshire, North Carolina
(Special Days)
October-9 Monday Discoverers Day Hawaii
(Designated Days)
October-9 Monday Firefighter's Memorial Day Tennessee
(Designated Days)
October-9 Monday Leif Erikson Day Colorado
(Designated Days)
October-9 Monday Native Americans Day South Dakota
(Public Holidays)
October-10 Tuesday Columbus Day Nevada
(Observed Days)
October-10 Tuesday Oklahoma Historical Day Oklahoma
(Observed Days)
October-10 Tuesday William D. Hoard Day Wisconsin
(Designated Days)
October-11 Wednesday Casimir Pulaski Day Kansas
(Commemoration day)
October-11 Wednesday Casimir Pulaski Day Kentucky
(Designated Days)
October-11 Wednesday Casimir Pulaski Day Nebraska
(Observed Days)
October-11 Wednesday Casimir Pulaski Day Michigan, Rhode Island
(Special Days)
October-12 Thursday Columbus Day Arkansas
(Memorial Days)
October-12 Thursday Columbus Day Iowa
(Recognition Days)
October-12 Thursday Columbus Day Washington
(Recognized Days)
October-12 Thursday School Bus Drivers Appreciation Day Georgia
(Observed Days)
October-13 Friday Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day Ohio
(Designated Days)
October-14 Saturday Dwight D. Eisenhower Day Kansas
(Commemoration day)
October-14 Saturday Wisconsin Firefighters Memorial Day Wisconsin
(Designated Days)
October-15 Sunday Am An American Day Florida
(Designated Days)
October-15 Sunday Bill of Rights Day Pennsylvania
(Designated Days)
October-15 Sunday Poetry Day Maryland
(Commemorative Days)
October-15 Sunday Poetry Day Maine
(Designated Days)
October-15 Sunday Respect for Our Elders Day Hawaii
(Designated Days)
October-15 Sunday Rhode Island Gold Star Parents Day Rhode Island
(Special Days)
October-15 Sunday Shut-in Day Pennsylvania
(Designated Days)
October-15 Sunday White Cane Safety Day Arkansas
(Memorial Days)
October-15 Sunday White Cane Safety Day Rhode Island, Virginia
(Special Days)
October-16 Monday Bird Day Georgia
(Observed Days)
October-16 Monday Dr. Norman E. Borlaug World Food Prize Day Iowa
(Recognition Days)
October-16 Monday Dravet Syndrome Awareness Day Ohio
(Designated Days)
October-16 Monday Walt Disney--'A Day to Dream' Day Missouri
(Designated Days)
October-17 Tuesday Postpartum Depression Awareness Day New Jersey
(Observed Days)
October-17 Tuesday State teen driver safety day Montana
(Special Days)
October-18 Wednesday Alaska Day Alaska
(Public Holidays)
October-18 Wednesday Missouri Day Missouri
(Designated Days)
October-18 Wednesday Willie Horton Day Michigan
(Special Days)
October-19 Thursday New Jersey Credit Union Day New Jersey
(Observed Days)
October-19 Thursday Observance of Yorktown Day Virginia
(Special Days)
October-20 Friday Rett Syndrome Awareness Day New Jersey
(Observed Days)
October-24 Tuesday Birthday of William Penn Pennsylvania
(Designated Days)
October-27 Friday Frances Willard Day South Carolina
(Special Days)
October-27 Friday Nevada Day Nevada
(Public Holidays)
October-28 Saturday Virginia Drug Free Day Virginia
(Special Days)
October-31 Tuesday UNICEF Day New Jersey
(Observed Days)
October-31 Tuesday Youth Honor Day Iowa
(Recognition Days)