Holiday Closures

City-recognized Holidays 

All City offices including City Hall, Community Planning and Development, Olympia Municipal Court, Olympia Probation Services, The Olympia Center, Public Works, and Utility Billing are closed on the following City-recognized holidays.

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving & Day After
  • Christmas Day

City Services Provided

  • Fire and Police Emergency Services: Call 9-1-1 for emergency police, fire and medic services.
  • Free Parking: On-street parking is FREE in downtown Olympia on all city-recognized holidays.
  • Parks Open: All Olympia Parks are open from dawn to dusk.
  • Public Works Emergencies: Citizens with a Public Works emergency (drinking water, wastewater, STEP alarms, or transportation) can call emergency dispatch at 360.753.8333.
  • Organics' and Commercial Garbage WILL be Collected: Residential and commercial garbage, recycling and organics WILL be collected, based on your regular schedule. Crews may arrive earlier than normal on holidays, so set your cart out by 6 a.m. to ensure collection. 
  • Online Services: Many City services, including utility & parking payments, service requests, and building permit/land use applications, can be completed online, anytime. Visit our Online Services page to get started.