Important “Flag” Dates

Holidays to display your Flag



The flag should be displayed, from sunrise to sunset, on all days when the weather permits, especially on:

New Year’s Day
Inauguration Day – January 20
Martin Luther King’s Birthday – Third Monday in January
Lincoln’s Birthday – February 12
Presidents Day – Third Monday in February
Easter Sunday (variable)
Patriots’ Day – April 19
National Day of Prayer – First Thursday of May
Mother’s Day – Second Sunday in May
Armed Forces Day – Third Saturday in May
Memorial Day (half-staff until noon) – Last Monday in May
Flag Day – June 14
Independence Day – July 4
Labor Day – First Monday in September
Constitution Day – September 17
Columbus Day – October 12
Navy Day – October 27
Veterans Day – November 11
Thanksgiving Day – Fourth Thursday in November
Christmas Day – December 25

Election Days
State and Local Holidays

Tennessee State Birthday:  (16th state admitted into the union) June 1, 1796

and such other days as may be proclaimed by the President of the United States.