The holidays listed below are observed by the City and County of Denver, and shall be granted to all employees regularly scheduled to work except for on-call employees and employees in the short range classes (Park Seasonal Laborer, Pool Supervisor, Recreation Aide, Recreation Facility Asst., and Ushers). Some employees may be required to work on a holiday(s) in order to maintain essential services to the city.
New Year's Day
Monday, January 1, 2018
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, January 15, 2018
Monday, February 19, 2018
César Chávez Day
Monday, March 26, 2018 (observed)
Monday, May 28, 2018
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Monday, September 3, 2018
Monday, November 12, 2018 (observed)
Thursday, November 22, 2018
Tuesday, December 25, 2018
*Personal Holiday - A time agreed upon by the employee and supervisor. Personal holidays can not be carried over to the next year.
Holidays that fall on the weekend will be observed on the dates indicated, pursuant to Career Service Rule 10 - Paid Leave.
Holiday Out of Office Messages
Employees have the option to copy and paste the following text into their Out of Office Assistant in Outlook for upcoming holidays.
I will be out of the office on __________ in observance of the _____________ holiday. I apologize for any inconvenience and will respond to your message when our offices reopen _____________.
If you have an urgent matter, please contact ____________ at______________.
2018 Holiday Closure Posters
All 2018 posters are in English and Spanish. To print the 11" x 17" Holiday posters for your department/agency, please click the links below: