Annual Events and Holidays in NYC
National Freedom Day (celebration of the 13th Amendment)
February 1, 2021 (96 days away)
The 13th Amendment outlawing slavery was signed 155 years ago on February 1, 1865 by President Abraham Lincoln. New York ratified the Amendment two days later.
Upcoming EventsNYC public schools midwinter recess begins (February 17th)
Special Election for Queens Borough President (canceled due to coronavirus concerns, with no date scheduled) (March 24th)
NYC public schools Spring recess (schools remain closed due to coronavirus) (April 9th)