Fifth Judicial District of Pennsylvania
County of Allegheny
Administration | Holiday Schedule



Consistent with the Order of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania dated April 1, 2020, this Court having originally declared a judicial emergency in the Fifth Judicial District of Pennsylvania through April 14, 2020, President Judge Clark now declares that the judicial emergency be extended through May 8, 2020. The Fifth Judicial District Emergency Operations Plan dated March 26, 2020, as amended, shall remain in effect through the duration of the judicial emergency. Additionally, in recognition of the likelihood that this judicial emergency may, of necessity, be extended through May 31, 2020, it is further ORDERED that any case postponed due to this emergency be scheduled after May 31, 2020, and that the suspension of the operation of Rule 600 be applied to those postponements, subject to constitutional limitations. Cases that can be resolved entirely through the use of Advanced Communication Technology may be postponed to a date prior to May 31, 2020.


2020-2020 Holiday Schedule
Good FridayFriday, April 10, 2020
Memorial DayMonday, May 25, 2020
Flag Day (Observed)Monday, June 15, 2020
Independence Day (Observed)Friday, July 03, 2020
Labor DayMonday, September 07, 2020
Columbus DayMonday, October 12, 2020
Veterans’ DayWednesday, November 11, 2020
Thanksgiving DayThursday, November 26, 2020
By Court OrderFriday, November 27, 2020
Christmas EveThursday, December 24, 2020
Christmas DayFriday, December 25, 2020
New Year’s Eve 2020Thursday, December 31, 2020