Can I expect mail delivery today, on Presidents Day, Monday, Feb. 18, 2013? Presidents Day is always a confusing holiday. The day is set up to honor the birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. The Presidents' birthday weeks started last week on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013.
When is the 2013 President's Day holiday?
The actual holiday is today, Monday, Feb. 18, 2013.
There will be no mail service today. Post Offices, banks and many businesses will be closed.
When is Lincoln's birthday?
Abraham Lincoln's birthday was Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. But it was not a holiday.
When is Washington's birthday?
George Washington's birthday is Friday, Feb. 22, 2013. That's five days after the Presidents Day Holiday. But is is not the legal holiday.
Will there be mail delivery on George Washington's birthday?
Yes, since the consolidation of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln's birthdays, both birthdays are celebrated on Presidents Day.
Will there be mail delivery on Abraham Lincoln's birthday?
Yes, since the consolidation of Abraham Lincoln's and George Washington's birthdays, both birthdays are celebrated on Presidents Day.
The Bottom Line on Presidents Day, Abraham Lincoln's birthday, George Washington's birthday and mail service.
The President's Day Holiday is celebrated today on Monday, February 18, 2013. Abraham Lincoln's actual birthday was on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, but it is not a legal holiday. George Washington's birthday is on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 but again, it is not a legal holiday.
For a complete list of 2013 postal holidays click here.