Shopping Reminder Day 2017: When Is Shopping Reminder Day? 🗓

When is Shopping Reminder Day 2017? This year Shopping Reminder Day is celebrated on a Saturday, November 25, 2017. In 2018, Shopping Reminder Day is on Sunday, November 25, 2018.

On November 25, get your holiday shopping list organized and get ready to shop till you drop because it is Shopping Reminder Day!

December is thought to be the year’s busiest shopping season and if you want to avoid the crowds and the stress of last minute shopping now is the time to begin.

Countdown to Shopping Reminder Day date is below, plus holiday history, celebration info, facts and holiday details.

When is Shopping Reminder Day 2017? This year Shopping Reminder Day is on Saturday, November 25, 2017.


Shopping Reminder Day is an unofficial holiday that reminds people that Christmas is only a month away and that they should get a head start on their holiday shopping.

Below you will find all the details for Shopping Reminder Day 2017 including, are banks open, is there mail delivery and related holiday information.

Is Shopping Reminder Day a federal holiday?

No, Shopping Reminder Day is not a federal holiday. There are ten annual US federal holidays on the calendar designated by the United States Congress. The following federal holidays are established by law:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. (Third Monday in January).
  • Washington’s Birthday (Third Monday in February)
  • Memorial Day (Last Monday in May)
  • Independence Day (July 4)
  • Labor Day (First Monday in September)
  • Columbus Day (Second Monday in October)
  • Veterans Day (November 11)
  • Thanksgiving Day (Fourth Thursday in November)
  • Christmas Day (December 25)

Is Shopping Reminder Day a national holiday?

Shopping Reminder Day is not a national holiday. Unlike many other countries, there are no ‘national holidays’ in the United States because Congress only has constitutional authority to create holidays for federal institutions. Most federal holidays are also observered as state holidays.

Is Shopping Reminder Day a paid holiday?

No, Shopping Reminder Day is not a paid holiday. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) does not require payment for time not worked, such as vacations or holidays (federal or otherwise).

Does the mail run on Shopping Reminder Day?

Yes, there will be mail delivery on Shopping Reminder Day. All post offices and federal offices of any kind will be open for the holiday, which means businesses and homes will receive mail. This also counts USPS and Fedex packages. See holiday schedule on USPS and Fedex. The only time mail is not being delivered is on federal holidays, which are listed above.

Are banks open on Shopping Reminder Day?

Shopping Reminder Day is a Fun holiday, which means all federal offices, courts and most banks will be open. While most banks are open, some banks can operate on their own schedules, so it may be best to check with your local branches. U.S. stock and bond markets like the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ will be open. Grocery stores and malls are reportedly open.

If your bank is closed, it is still possible to conduct general banking transactions via ATM, online banking or your mobile phone. Apps and websites are running though not all normal functions may be accessed for the holiday.

Are stores open on Shopping Reminder Day?

On Shopping Reminder Day, most stores, restaurants, shopping centers, and malls are open. There are no holidays on which all businesses are closed by law. However, some stores may have shortened or extended holiday hours for the day. Stores may be operating on holiday schedule with limited or reduced hours of operation. Some businesses may be closed on in order to give their employees the day off. For restaurants, stores and other establishments specific to your area, you will have to check with the individual business.

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Shopping Reminder Day 2017

Holiday: Shopping Reminder Day
Date: November 25, 2017
Weekday: Saturday
Holiday Type: Fun
Shopping Reminder Day 2018: Sunday, November 25, 2018
Shopping Reminder Day 2019: Monday, November 25, 2019
Shopping Reminder Day 2020: Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Fun Holiday Fact

Did you know …that according to some sources the busiest shopping day of the year is the Saturday before Christmas?

How To Celebrate Shopping Reminder Day

Draw out your holiday gift list.

Shop online so that you don’t have to go to the stores.

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