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Independence Day in Georgia

Is Independence Day a Public Holiday?

Independence Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2019 it falls on a Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Independence Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2013SunMay 26Independence DayPublic holiday
2014MonMay 26Independence DayPublic holiday
2015TueMay 26Independence DayPublic holiday
2016ThuMay 26Independence DayPublic holiday
2017FriMay 26Independence DayPublic holiday
2018SatMay 26Independence DayPublic holiday
2019SunMay 26Independence DayPublic holiday
2020TueMay 26Independence DayPublic holiday

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