Town of Maggie Valley Observed Holidays 

When a holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, Monday shall be observed (except for Christmas)

New Years Day 

Martin Luther King Jr Birthday

Good Friday

Memorial Day

Independence Day 

Labor Day 

Veterans Day

Thanksgiving Day & Friday after

Christmas (see below)

When Christmas falls on:  Sunday – Friday & Monday, Monday – Monday & Tuesday, Tuesday – Monday & Tuesday, Wednesday – Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, Thursday – Thursday & Friday, Friday – Thursday & Friday, Saturday – Friday & Monday


Our community gets its name from Maggie Mae Setzer. Her father, John "Jack" Sidney Setzer founded the area's first post office and it was named after one of his daughters. Each summer, Setzer descendants come from all over the country for a large family reunion in the historic valley.