Holidays and Customs in Canada

In the month of January

  • New Year’s Day is a holiday January 01
  • Sir John A. Macdonald Day is a holiday January 11

In the month of February

  • Valentine’s Day is a holiday February 14
  • National Flag of Canada Day is a holiday February 15
  • Heritage Day is a holiday February 21

In the month of March

  • Daylight Saving Time Begins March 13
  • Commonwealth Day is a holiday March 14
  • Saint Patrick’s Day is a holiday March 17
  • First Day of Spring is a holiday March 19

 

In the month of April

  • April Fools’ Day is a holiday April 01
  • Good Friday is a holiday April 22
  • Earth Day is a holiday April 22
  • Easter Day is a holiday April 24
  • Easter Monday is a holiday April 25
  • Workers Mourning Day is a holiday April 28

In the month of May

  • Mother’s Day is a holiday May 08
  • Victoria Day is a holiday May 23

In the month of June

  • Father’s Day is a holiday June 19
  • First Day of Summer is a holiday June 21
  • National Aboriginal Day is a holiday June 21

In the month of July

  • Canada Day is a holiday July 01

In the month of August

  • Civic Holiday is a holiday August 01

In the month of September

  • Labour Day is a holiday September 05
  • First Day of Autumn is a holiday September 23

In the month of October

  • Thanksgiving Day is a holiday October 10
  • Halloween is a holiday October 31

In the month of November

  • Daylight Saving Time Ends is a holiday November 06
  • Remembrance Day is a holiday November 11

In the month of December

  • First Day of Winter is a holiday December 21
  • Christmas Eve is a holiday December 24
  • Christmas Day is a holiday December 25
  • Boxing Day is a holiday December 26
  • New Year’s Eve is a holiday December 31