Stock Market Holidays 2021: Here’s When Markets Are Closed This Year

Stock Market Holidays

Take a look at this list of stock market holidays in 2021 to find out whether the market will be open on days like Columbus Day, Black Friday, Christmas Eve, and more.

Regular hours for the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq go from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET from Monday to Friday. The markets are closed over the weekends.

HOLIDAY202120222023
New Years DayFriday, January 1Monday, January 2 (New Year’s holiday observed)
Martin Luther King, Jr. DayMonday, January 18Monday, January 17Monday, January 16
Washington’s BirthdayMonday, February 15Monday, February 21Monday, February 20
Good FridayFriday, April 2Friday, April 15Friday, April 7
Memorial DayMonday, May 25Monday, May 30Monday, May 29
Independence DayMonday, July 5 (July 4 holiday observed)Monday, July 4Monday, July 3 (Closes early 1:00pm EST)
Tuesday, July 4
Labor DayMonday, September 6Monday, September 5Monday, September 4
Thanksgiving DayThursday, November 25
Friday, November 26 (Closes early 1:00 pm EST)
Thursday, November 24
Friday. November 25 (Closes early 1:00 pm EST)
Thursday, November 23
Friday, November 24 (Closes early 1:00 pm EST)
ChristmasFriday, December 24 (Christmas observed)Monday, December 26 (Christmas holiday observed)Monday, December 25

2021 FAQ

1. Is the Stock Market open the Thursday before Good Friday?

Yes, the stock market holds regular hours on April 1, 2020. Bond markets close early, at 2 p.m.

2. Is the Stock Market open the Friday before Memorial Day?

Yes the stock market is open on the Friday before Memorial Day. But the bond markets close early, at 2 p.m.

3. Is the Stock Market open on July 2?

Yes the stock market is open on July 2, 2021. But the bond markets close early, at 2 p.m.

4. Is the Stock Market open on Columbus Day?

Yes the stock market is open on Columbus Day, Monday, October 11, 2021.

5. Is the Stock Market open on Veterans Day?

Yes the stock market is open regular hours on Veterans Day but bond market is closed.

6. Is the Stock Market open on and Black Friday?

The stock markets close early, at 1 p.m., on Black Friday. The bond markets close early, at 2 p.m.