Events Calendar


Every year, the U.S. Postal Service hosts official first-day-of-issue ceremonies marking the dedication of each new commemorative postage stamp. These events are generally free, open to the public and held throughout the country.

  • C. Alfred "Chief" Anderson (2 ounce rate, 70¢) (Field Event) (Special Dedication)
    April 16 — Tuskegee, AL, Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site
  • Global International: Sea Surface Temperatures (Pane of 10) ($1.15)
    April 22 — Washington, DC, Department of Energy, 11 a.m.
  • Where Dreams Blossom (2014 reissue) (LC)
    May 2 — Acton, MA, Stamp Show
  • Vintage Circus Posters (49¢ Forever) (W)
    May 5 — Sarasota, FL, Ringling Museum

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Media Contacts

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