World's Holidays

Labor Day in United States in 2024

When is Labor Day?

Recognized as a federal holiday in 1894, Labor Day falls on the first Monday of September each year to commemorate the collective strength of the labors in different sections of the economy and their contributions to the development of the American economy. The day also remembers various labor movements in the past. Being falling on Monday the weekend becomes a long one and is sometimes referred to as Labor Weekend.

Labor Day in United States in 2024

Schools, colleges and most businesses take off the day. The day is also considered to be the beginning of autumn and hence many people plan for the holiday trip before the summer ends. People also plan for house gatherings and parties as schools and colleges start during this period. American football season starts on or around labor weekend.

1882 was the year when the Labor Day was first celebrated by holding large parades to display the strength of labor and trade unions.

Labor Day in United States in 2024

List of Holidays in United States in 2024

MondayJanuary 01 2024New Year's Day
MondayJanuary 15 2024Martin Luther King Jr. Day
MondayFebruary 19 2024Presidents' Day
MondayMay 27 2024Memorial Day
WednesdayJune 19 2024Juneteenth
ThursdayJuly 04 2024Independence Day
MondaySeptember 02 2024Labor Day
MondayOctober 14 2024Columbus Day
MondayNovember 11 2024Veterans Day
ThursdayNovember 28 2024Thanksgiving Day
WednesdayDecember 25 2024Christmas Day