Canadian
Holidays

Did you know public holidays are known as statutory holidays — or simply stats? That’s right: Canada takes its holidays pretty seriously, and not just the ones that get you a day off work. The Great White North is home to all sorts of religious, cultural, and commemorative celebrations.

DateHolidayCategoryTags
Feb 20 Monday
Family Day , ,
Islander Day , ,
Nova Scotia Heritage Day , ,
Feb 24 Friday
Yukon Heritage Day ,
Mar 3 Friday
Canadian Bacon Day , ,
Mar 7 Tuesday
Alexander Graham Bell Day , ,
Mar 13 Monday
Commonwealth Day in Canada ,
Apr 9 Sunday
Vimy Ridge Day , ,
May 22 Monday
Canadian Immigrants Day , ,
Victoria Day ,
Jun 21 Tuesday
Canada's National Indigenous Peoples Day , ,
Jun 24 Friday
Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day , ,
Jul 1 Friday
Canada Day ,
Jul 9 Saturday
Nunavut Day , ,
Jul 31 Sunday
National Jump for Jelly Beans Day , ,
Aug 1 Monday
British Columbia Day ,
Civic Holiday , ,
Heritage Day in Alberta , ,
Natal Day , ,
New Brunswick Day , ,
Terry Fox Day , ,
Aug 2 Tuesday
National Night Out , ,
Aug 3 Wednesday
Regatta Day , ,
Aug 15 Monday
Discovery Day ,
Sep 27 Tuesday
National No Excuses Day , ,
Sep 30 Friday
Orange Shirt Day ,
Oct 1 Saturday
World Autism Month ,
Oct 18 Tuesday
Health Care Aide Day ,
Nov 18 Friday
Housing Day ,
Nov 20 Sunday
Restorative Justice Week , ,
Nov 21 Monday
National Red Mitten Day ,
Dec 6 Tuesday
National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women , ,
Dec 11 Sunday
Anniversary of the Statute of Westminster , ,
Dec 17 Saturday
Canadian Maple Syrup Day , ,