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.

  • Summer Harvest
    July 11, 12 p.m. - California State Fair, Cal Expo "The Farm", Sacramento, CA
    Learn more
  • United States Coast Guard (LC)
    August 4, 10:00 a.m. - Douglas A. Munro Headquarters Building, Washington, DC
    Learn more
  • World Stamp Show - NY 2016 (LC)
    August 20, 11:30 a.m. - American Philatelic Society (APS) Summer Stamp Show
    DeVos Place Convention Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan

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Media Contacts

For members of the news media only: The Postal Service has public affairs offices available to address local media inquiries across the country. Local media please visit your state’s media page, click here.

Customers with inquiries please call
1-800-ASK-USPS (800-275-8777).


Link to stamps calendar