Are Post Offices, Banks Open on Labor Day 2012? Sept. 3rd 2012
Are banks and post offices open on Labor Day? What's open and closed on Labor Day, September 3, 2012.
Labor day is public holiday in the United States. It is observed on the first Monday every September that celebrates the economic and social contributions of workers. Here is a list of what’s closed and what’s open Monday on Labor Day:
What is Closed on Labor Day?
- Most banks
- All federal government offices
- Post offices: No mail delivery
- State Offices.
What is Open on Labor Day?
- Retail Stores
- Convenience stores
- Gyms/Health Clubs
- Package stores
It's probably a good idea to call ahead before heading to any of the above establishments to confirm they are open on Labor Day. Many retail stores or gyms/health clubs may be operating on a Sunday schedule or with limited hours.
Also, Labor Day is the last day of the year to wear white, so if you go anywhere that's open on Labor Day, get your white fashions out of your system before you put them away until Memorial Day.