Below is the list of approved holidays for Otero County. You may download a PDF copy of this list here. If you have any questions, please call the Otero County Commissioners Office at 719-383-3000.


Date Celebrated

Day Closed 

 New Year's Day January 1, 2019 Tuesday
 President's Day  February 18, 2019 Monday
 Good Friday  April 19, 2019 Friday
 Memorial Day May 27, 2019 Monday
 Independence Day July 4, 2019 Thursday
 Labor Day September 2, 2019 Monday
 Columbus Day October 14, 2019 Monday

 Veteran's Day

November 11, 2019 Monday
 Thanksgiving November 28-29, 2019 Thursday/Friday
 Christmas Eve December 24, 2019 3P.M. Tuesday
 Christmas December 25, 2019 Wednesday

Note: The above holidays will result in the closure of County Offices / Landfill / Courts / Probation / Driver's License with the following exceptions:

  1. Courts will celebrate Martin Luther King Day, January 21, 2019. County Offices and Landfill will remain open.
  2. Courts will be open on Good Friday, April 19, 2019. County Offices and Landfill will be closed.
  3. Courts will celebrate Thanksgiving on November 28, 2019, and will be open for business on November 29, 2019. County Offices and County Landfill will be closed on both days.