US Holiday On April 18 2014?

The following is a compilation of American federal holidays, federal observances, state holidays and other common patriotic and national observances and commemorations that apply to the United States during Friday, 2014-04-18:

  • Pan American Week - Day 6:

    [pro] The entire week on which the Pan American Day falls is observed as Pan American Week.
  • National Volunteer Week - Day 6:

    [pro] The second week of April each year is designated as National Volunteer Week. This week serves as a means to promote and show appreciation for volunteerism in the United States. Communities across the United States have celebrated National Volunteer Week since 1974, when President Nixon signed an executive order establishing the second week of April as an annual celebration of volunteering. Since then, every U.S. president has signed a proclamation promoting National Volunteer Week. According to the presidential proclamation (2016),
    Each day, humble people of every background and belief come together to fulfill the timeless responsibility we have as Americans: to accept certain obligations to one another. People of all ages can volunteer, and anyone can, through the smallest of acts, do their part to improve the lives of others. This week, we celebrate the selfless individuals around our country who channel their civic virtues through volunteerism, and we encourage more people to make service an integral part of their lives.
  • Good Friday:

    [ca-le][tx-op][fl-le][pa-le-op][hi] Good Friday is the friday in Holy Week. It is a religious holiday observed primarily by Christians commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death at Calvary. Texas Legal referece: Senate Bill 1 (Appropriations Bill) 70th Legislature 2nd Called Session. Chapter 78. Approved and Effective August 6, 1987 as an optional holiday.
  • Exemplary Adult Care Provider Day:

    [oh-sp] The eighteenth day of April is designated as "Exemplary Adult Care Provider Day," in recognition of the service and dedication of adult care providers in the state.
  • Child Care Worker Appreciation Week in Ohio:

    [oh-sp] The week of the nineteenth day of April shall be designated as "Child Care Worker Appreciation Week in Ohio," to commemorate those child care workers who lost their lives in the bombing of the Oklahoma City federal building on April 19, 1995, and to increase public appreciation of child care workers in Ohio. As used in this section, "the week of the nineteenth day of April" means the seven-day period beginning on Sunday and ending on Saturday that includes the nineteenth day of April.


[pro] This is a special day designated by presidential proclamation.

[ca-le] This is a Legal Holiday in the State of California.

[tx-op] This is an optional holiday in the State of Texas.

[fl-le] This is a Legal Holiday in the State of Florida. If a holiday falls on Saturday, the preceding Friday shall be observed as a holiday and if a holidays falls on Sunday, the following Monday shall be observed as a holiday.

[pa-le-op] This is an optional Legal Holiday in the State of Pennsylvania.

[hi] This is a State Holiday in the State of Hawaii.

[oh-sp] This is a special day, week or month by Statutory Designation in the State of Ohio.