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Schedule of Office Closures for State-recognized holidays

Unless otherwise noted on this website, hours of South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation's administrative offices are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The State of South Dakota recognizes the following 10 legal holidays plus any other day proclaimed as a holiday by the Governor of South Dakota or the President of the United States.

Holiday Day Observed*
New Year's Day January 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Third Monday in January
Presidents' Day Third Monday in February
Memorial Day Last Monday in May
Independence Day July 4
Labor Day First Monday in September
Native Americans Day Second Monday in October
Veterans Day November 11
Thanksgiving Fourth Thursday in November
Christmas December 25
*If a holiday from the list above falls on a Saturday, the preceding Friday is observed as a State holiday. If a holiday falls on a Sunday, it is observed on the following Monday.  


Marcia Hultman, Secretary
123 W. Missouri Ave.
Pierre, SD 57501-4505
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184