Tennessee Holidays 2023

Check Tennessee Public Holidays and Local Holidays for the year 2023.

State Holidays:

Following are the Tennessee State Holidays for the year 2023.
State Holidays
Date Day Holiday
January 2 Monday New Year’s Day  (Observed)
January 16 Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day
February 20 Monday Presidents’ Day
April 7 Friday Good Friday
May 29 Monday Memorial Day
July 4 Tuesday Independence Day
September 4 Monday Labor Day
November 10 Friday Veterans Day
November 23 Thursday Thanksgiving
November 24 Friday Day After Thanksgiving *
December 22 Friday Christmas Eve *  (Observed)
December 25 Monday Christmas
December 29 Friday New Year’s Eve *  (Observed)
  • January 1, 2023 (the legal public holiday for New Year's Day), falls on a Sunday. For most State employees, Monday, January 2, 2023 will be treated as a holiday for pay and leave purposes.
  • State offices will also be closed for New Year’s Eve on Friday, December 30, 2022
  • Pursuant to Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 4-4-105(a)(3), the Governor has designated that the Columbus Day holiday shall be substituted for the Friday after Thanksgiving.
  • The Governor has approved an additional day of closure, the day before Christmas Eve to observe the holiday

Days of Special Observance
Date Day Holiday
January 30 Monday Franklin D. Roosevelt Day
March 10 Friday Harriet Tubman Day
March 29 Wednesday Vietnam Veterans Day
April 19 Wednesday Patriots' Day
April 28 Friday Workers' Memorial Day
May 14 Sunday Mothers' Day
May 27 Saturday Bluegrass Day
June 1 Thursday Statehood Day
June 23 Friday John Sevier Day
June 23 Friday Wilma Rudolph Day
June 24 Saturday Scottish, Scots-Irish Heritage Day
August 8 Tuesday Emancipation Day
August 27 Sunday Family Day
September 17 Sunday Tennessee and United States Constitutions Day
September 24 Sunday Gold Star Mother's Day
September 25 Monday American Indian Day
October 9 Monday Firefighters' Memorial Day

Tennessee Holiday Calendar 2023:

Tennessee Holiday Calendar 2023
Tennessee State Holidays 2023