Alaska Holidays 2023

Check Alaska State Holidays and Designated Days during the year 2023.

State Holidays:

State Holidays
Date Day Holiday
January 2 Monday New Year’s Day  (Observed)
January 16 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday
February 20 Monday Presidents' Day
March 27 Monday Seward's Day
May 29 Monday Memorial Day
July 4 Tuesday Independence Day
September 4 Monday Labor Day
October 18 Wednesday Alaska Day
November 10 Friday Veterans' Day  (Observed)
November 23 Thursday Thanksgiving Day
December 25 Monday Christmas Day
  • If any of the State's legal holidays fall on Sunday, the following Monday shall be observed as a holiday.
  • If the day falls on Saturday, the preceding Friday shall be observed as a holiday.
  • For calendar year 2023, New Year’s Day (January 1) falls on a Sunday and will be observed on Monday, January 2, 2023; and Veterans Day (November 11) falls on a Saturday and will be observed on Friday, November 10, 2023.

Designated Days:

Designated Days
Date Day Holiday
January 9 Monday Alaska Law Enforcement Officers' Day
February 2 Thursday Marmot Day
February 6 Monday Ernest Gruening Day
February 16 Thursday Elizabeth Peratrovich Day
March 4 Saturday Susan Butcher Day
March 12 Sunday Ashley Johnson-Barr Day
March 27 Monday Great Alaska Good Friday Earthquake Remembrance Day
March 29 Wednesday Vietnam Veterans Day
April 9 Sunday Former Prisoners of War Recognition Day
April 20 Thursday Bob Bartlett Day
April 24 Monday Vic Fischer and Jack Coghill Constitution of the State of Alaska Day
May 2 Tuesday Alaska Agriculture Day
May 4 Thursday Alaska Day of Prayer
May 10 Wednesday Alaska Mining Day
May 15 Monday Hmong-American Veterans Day
May 27 Saturday Alaska Public Gardens Day
May 31 Wednesday Katie John Day
June 3 Saturday Dutch Harbor Remembrance Day
June 7 Wednesday Walter Harper Day
June 11 Sunday Children's Day
June 19 Monday Juneteenth Day
June 27 Tuesday Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day
July 3 Monday Drunk Driving Victims Remembrance Day
July 9 Sunday Alaska Flag Day
July 21 Friday Jay Hammond Day
July 22 Saturday Ted Stevens Day
July 30 Sunday Alaska National Guard Day
August 7 Monday Purple Heart Day
August 10 Thursday Alaska Wild Salmon Day
August 24 Thursday Wickersham Day
September 9 Saturday Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness Day
September 11 Monday Patriot Day
September 13 Wednesday Older Alaskans' Day
September 15 Friday Prisoners of War and Missing in Action Recognition Day
October 8 Sunday William A. Egan Day
October 8 Sunday Alaska Firefighters' Day
October 9 Monday Indigenous Peoples Day
October 18 Wednesday Alaska Territorial Guard Day
October 25 Wednesday African American Soldiers' Contribution to Building the Alaska Highway Day
November 1 Wednesday Military Family Day
November 9 Thursday Women Veterans Day
November 14 Tuesday Dr. Walter Soboleff Day
November 30 Thursday Anthony J. Dimond Day
December 7 Thursday Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Alaska Holidays Calendar 2023

Alaska State Holidays 2023 Calendar
Alaska State Holidays 2023