Presidents Day 2021: What’s open, what’s closed on Monday? Banks, UPS, mail delivery, stores

The statues of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Teddy Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln are shown at Mount Rushmore in South Dakota in an undated photo.AP

Monday, Feb. 15 is Presidents Day, also known as Washington’s Birthday. It’s a federal holiday that is always celebrated on the third Monday of February.

The first incarnation of this holiday was in 1796 to commemorate George Washington’s birthday. As the years passed, it was an occasion marked with speeches and receptions. By 1971, it had been added to the roster of federal holidays, giving government employees a three-day weekend each February.

Here’s what you need to know about what’s open and what’s closed on Presidents Day 2021:

Are U.S. Post Offices open on Presidents Day 2021?

No, post offices will be closed Monday for the federal holiday, according to its website.

Will there be mail delivery on Presidents Day 2021?

No, there will be no regular mail delivery on Presidents Day.

Is FedEx running on Presidents Day 2021?

FedEx Ground, FedEx Home Delivery and FedEx Freight are all running on Presidents Day, but other FexEx services may be modified during the holiday.

Is UPS delivering packages on Presidents Day 2021?

UPS pickup and delivery services are available, according to the UPS website. UPS SurePost and UPS Mail Innovations deliveries will require one additional business day in transit due to the Federal (USPS) holiday. UPS store locations are open.

Are banks open on Presidents Day 2021?

Because it’s a federal holiday, most banks will be closed. However, some local or community banks or credit unions, or some drive-thru services at banks may be open or have limited hours. Check with your local bank for more details.

According to Banks.org, the following banks will be closed on Monday:

What stores will be open on Presidents Day 2021?

Big box stores and malls will be open on Presidents Day 2021, according to holidayshoppinghours.com. Local retail shops are all expected to be open on Monday, Feb. 15. Here are the hours for some of the most-searched stores: