On Tuesday, January 17, 2017 the Kent County Courthouse, Family Court and Justice of the Peace Court 16 in Dover will be closed to the public and employees due to the Governor’s Inauguration ceremony.

Hours & Locations



Delaware State Courts - Holiday Schedule


2017 Holiday Schedule

New Years Day January 2**
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 16
Good Friday April 14
Memorial Day May 29
Independence Day July 4
Labor Day September 4
Veterans Day November 10**
Thanksgiving Day November 23
Day After Thanksgiving November 24
Christmas Day December 25

*24 Hour Justice of the Peace Courts are not subject to State Closings or Holidays.

**The observed date may be different for employees in 24/7 operations/facilities.