Columbus Day 2021: What's open, what's closed on Monday? UPS, FedEx, banks, mail delivery, stock markets, sto

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Columbus Day started in 1792 as an Italian-American holiday, and President Franklin D. Roosevelt declared the day a national holiday in 1937.
Columbus Day 2021 is Monday, Oct. 11.



Here is everything you need to know about what's open and what's closed on Columbus Day 2020.

Is Columbus Day a federal holiday?

Columbus Day is a state and federal holiday. It's the eighth of 11 federal holidays, with Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas to follow.

The only state that doesn't consider Columbus Day a holiday is Hawaii. The second Monday in October is referred to as Discoverers' Day instead, but it is not a state holiday in Hawaii.

Is there mail delivery on Columbus Day 2021? Does the mail run?

There will be no mail delivered on Columbus Day, but FedEx and UPS will still be making deliveries.

Is the post office open on Columbus Day 2021?

United States Postal Service offices will be closed.

Are banks open on Columbus Day?

The only major bank chain planning to remain open is TD Bank.

Most banks will be closed for Columbus Day, including:

What stores are open on Columbus Day 2021?

Most stores remain open the entire holiday weekend. Some may even be offering sales and deals. Below is a roundup of some…
Katherine Rodriguez | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
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