Stamp and Ceremony Schedule

The following is the USPS stamp and first day ceremony schedule for 2023.

January 5 - Fox, Arkansas - 40 cent Red Fox - no ceremony

January 5 - High Point, North Carolina - School Bus second ounce Forever stamp - no ceremony

January 12 - San Francisco, California - Year of the Rabbit - 11AM PST, Asian Art Museum, 200 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 - USPS ceremony and program

January 19 - Austin, Texas - Love 2023: Kitten and Puppy - 11AM CST, Austin Pets Alive!, 1156 West Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, Texas 78703 - USPS ceremony and program

January 22 - Gatlinburg, Tennessee - $28.75 Great Smoky Mountains Priority Mail Express rate stamp - no ceremony

January 22 - Homestead, Florida - $9.65 Florida Everglades Priority Mail rate stamp - no ceremony

January 22 - Lahaina, Hawaii - Sailboats postcard rate Forever stamp - no ceremony

January 23 - Lafayette, Louisiana - Ernest J. Gaines Black Heritage stamp - 11AM CST, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 620 McKinley Street, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503 - USPS ceremony and program

February 16 - Orlando, Florida - Women's Soccer - 11AM EST, Exploria Stadium, 618 W. Pine Street, Orlando, Florida 32805 - USPS ceremony and program

February 24 - San Diego, California - $10.00 Floral Geometry - San Diego Stamp Expo, Hilton San Diego Mission Valley Hotel, 901 Camino del Rio South, San Diego, California 92108 - San Diego Stamp Expo ceremony and program

March 1 - Liberty, New York - Patriotic Block - no ceremony

March 7 - Princeton, New Jersey - Toni Morrison - 11AM EST, Princeton University, Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall, 68 Nassau Street, Princeton, New Jersey 08544 - USPS ceremony and program

March 9 - Cincinnati, Ohio - Railroad Stations - 11AM EST, Cincinnati Union Terminal, 1301 Western Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45203 - USPS ceremony and program

March 24 - Phoenix, Arizona - Art of the Skateboard - 11AM MST, Desert West Skate Plaza, 6602 West Encato Boulevard, Phoenix, Arizona 85035 - USPS ceremony and program

April 5 - Woodburn, Oregon - Tulip Blossoms - 11AM PDT, Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival, 33814 South Meridian Road, Woodburn, Oregon 97071 - USPS ceremony and program

April 10 - Freedom, Maine - Freedom US Flag - no ceremony

April 21 - Brooklyn, New York - Toni Morrison - 11AM EDT, AB1 Dining Hall at Medger Evans College, CUNY, 1638 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11225 - ESPER dedication ceremony and program

April 24 - New York, New York - Roy Lichenstein - 11AM EDT, Whitney Museum of American Art, Susan and John Hess Family Theater, 99 Ganesvoort Street, New York, New York 10014 - USPS ceremony and program

May 5 - Manchester, New Hampshire - Tomie dePaola - 11AM EDT - Currier Museum of Art, 150 Ash Street, Manchester, New Hampshire 03104 - USPS ceremony and program

May 12 - Lincoln, Nebraska - Chief Standing Bear - 11AM CDT - Centennial Mall, Between P and Q Streets, Lincoln, Nebraska 68508 - USPS ceremony and program

May 19 - Wall, South Dakota - Endangered Species - 11AM CDT - National Grasslands Visitors Center, 708 Main Street, Wall, South Dakota 57790 - USPS ceremony and program

June 13 - Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming - Waterfalls - 11AM - Canyonlands Visitors Center, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190 - USPS ceremony and program

June 23 - Memphis, Tennessee - $25.00 2023-2024 Federal Duck stamp and $5.00 Junior Duck Stamp - 10AM CDT - Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid, 1 Bass Pro Drive, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 - Fish & Wildlife Service ceremony and program

July 9 - Bird City, Kansas - Northern Cardinal stamped envelope - no ceremony

July 21 - Atlanta, Georgia - John Lewis - Noon EDT - Morehouse College, Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel, 830 Westview Drive SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30305 - USPS ceremony and program

July 23 - Los Angeles, California - John Lewis - 11AM, Los Angeles Post Office Atrium, 7001 South Central Avenue, Los Angles, California 90052 - local ceremony; invitation distributed in lieu of a program

August 10 - Cleveland, Ohio - Life Magnified - 11AM EDT, Great American Stamp Show, Huntington Convention of Cleveland Hall C, 300 Lakeside Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44113 - USPS ceremony and program

August 11 - Cleveland, Ohio - 11AM EDT, Great American Stamp Expo, Huntington Convention of Cleveland Hall C, 300 Lakeside Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44113 - USPS ceremony and program

August 12 - Sewell, New Jersey - 11AM, Perfecting Church, 247 Delsea Drive, Sewell, New Jersey 08080 - local ceremony with pictorial postmark

August 24 - Portland, Connecticut - Bridges Presorted First Class rate stamps - 11AM, Mary Lou River Room, Town of Portland Civic Center, 7 Waverly Avenue, Brownstone Intermediate School, 314 Main Street (new location), Portland, Connecticut 06480 -Connecticut Cover Club/Portland Historical Society/Town of Portland local ceremony and program

September 8 - Roswell, New Mexico - Pinatas - 6PM MDT, 36th Annual Piñata Festival, Chaves County Courthouse Lawn, 400 N. Virginia Ave., Roswell, New Mexico 88201 - USPS ceremony and program

September 15 - Middletown Connecticut - Bridges Presorted First Class - 11AM EDT, Middletown Post Office, 11 Silver Street, Middletown, Connecticut, 06457 - local ceremony

September 19 - Breckenridge, Colorado - Snow Globes - 11AM MDT, Stephen C. West Ice Arena, 189 Boreas Pass Road, Breckenridge, Colorado 80424 - USPS ceremony and program - RSVP at www.usps.com/snowglobes

September 19 - New York, New York - John Lewis - 11AM, African Burial Ground National Monument, 290 Broadway, New York, New York 10007 - local ceremony

September 22 - Salt Lake City, Utah - OSIRIS-Rex - 11AM MDT, Clark Planetarium, 110 S 400 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84101 - USPS ceremony and program

October 2 - Washington, DC - Ruth Bader Ginsburg - 6PM EDT (doors open at 515PM), National Portrait Gallery, Eighth and G streets NW, Washington, DC 20001 - USPS ceremony and program - RSVP at www.usps.com/ruthbaderginsburg

October 10 - Winter Woodland Animals - Woodland, Michigan - 11AM EDT, Woodland Old City Hall, 190 East Broadway, Woodland, Michigan 48898 - local ceremony and program

October 16 - Ruth Bader Ginsburg - Newark, New Jersey - 10AM EDT, Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hall, Rutgers Law School, 15 Washington Street, Newark, New Jersey 07102 - local ceremony - RSVP at go.rutgers.edu/RBGStampReveal








[Thanks to Foster Miller III for providing this data.]