County Legal Holidays

Pursuant to the authority designated to the Chief Judge of the Ninth Judicial Circuit by Section 7, Article 6, of the Constitution of the State of Illinois (1970), the Ninth Judicial Circuit Court and the Offices of the Clerks of the Circuit Court of the Ninth Judicial Circuit shall be closed on the following days during the 2017 calendar year.  The Knox County Board has also approved these dates as holidays for the rest of the county offices as well.

Holiday List for 2017

  • New Year’s Day – January 2, 2017 (observed) 
  • Martin Luther King Day – January 16, 2017
  • President’s Day – February 20, 2017
  • Good Friday – April 14, 2017
  • Memorial Day – May 29, 2017
  • Independence Day – July 4, 2017
  • Labor Day – September 4, 2017
  • Columbus Day – October 9, 2017 (observed)
  • Veteran’s Day – November 10, 2017 (observed)
  • Thanksgiving Day – November 23, 2017
  • Day Following Thanksgiving Day – November 24, 2017
  • Christmas Eve Day – December 22, 2017 (observed)
  • Christmas Day – December 25, 2017