Delaware Courts are in Phase Two of the reopening plan as of June 15, 2020, allowing the public to return to court facilities. Learn more about the public reopening plan.

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Delaware State Courts - Holiday Schedule


2020 Holiday Schedule*

Holiday Date
New Year's Day January 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 20
Good Friday April 10
Memorial Day May 25
Independence Day July 3**
Labor Day September 7
Election Day November 3
Return Day (after 12:00 noon Sussex County) November 5
Veterans Day November 11
Thanksgiving Day November 26
Day After Thanksgiving November 27
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.