Release Dates, First-Day-of-Issue Locations Announced for Upcoming 2021 Stamps

USPS announces release dates, first-day-of-issue locations for upcoming stamps
Name of Stamp Release, Ceremony Date City State
Espresso Drinks* April 9 Seattle WA
Heritage Breeds May 17 Mount Vernon VA
Mallard (stamped card)* June 1 Fargo ND
Go for Broke: Japanese American Soldiers of WWII** June 3 Los Angeles CA
Emilio Sanchez June 10 Miami FL
Sun Science June 18 Greenbelt MD
Yogi Berra June 24 Little Falls NJ
Mystery Message July 14 Washington DC

* No ceremony
** Virtual ceremony

Local COVID-19 restrictions may require virtual first-day-of-issue ceremonies or no ceremony at all. Virtual events will be posted on the Postal Service’s Facebook and Twitter pages. Additional information will be provided later.

Customers may preorder and purchase stamps and other philatelic products through the Postal Store at, by calling 800-STAMP24 (800-782-6724), by mail through USA Philatelic, or at Post Office locations nationwide.

The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its operations.

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