Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy Riga observes both U.S. and Latvian holidays and will be closed on those dates. The visa application services call center also observes U.S. and Latvian holidays and will also be closed on those dates.

U.S. Embassy Riga Dates of Closure

During the year 2022, the U.S. Embassy Riga will be closed on the dates shown below.      


Dates of Closure - All Dates 2022
Date Day Holiday Country
January 17 Monday Birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. United States
February 21 Monday Washington’s Birthday United States
April 15 Friday Good Friday Latvia
April 18 Monday Easter Monday Latvia
May 4 Wednesday Proclamation of Independence Latvia
May 30 Monday Memorial Day United States
June 20 Monday Juneteenth United States
June 23 Thursday Midsummer's Eve (Ligo) Latvia
June 24 Friday Summer Solstice (Jani) Latvia
July 4 Monday Independence Day United States
September 5 Monday Labor Day United States
October 10 Monday Columbus Day United States
November 11 Friday Veterans Day United States
November 18 Friday Latvian National Day Latvia
November 24 Thursday Thanksgiving Day United States

December 26

Friday 2nd Day of Christmas Latvia/United States