Official Holidays in Canada in 2017

Most of the Public holidays in Canada are observed nationwide, but each province and territory has its own holidays as well.

Month Date Week Day Holiday Name Where it is Observed
January 1 Sunday New Years Day National
February 13 Monday Family Day British Columbia only
February 20 Monday Islander Day Prince Edward Island only
Family Day Alberta, Ontario and Saskatchewan only
Louis Riel Day Manitoba only
Heritage Day Nova Scotia only
April 14 Friday Good Friday National except QC
April 17 Monday Easter Monday Quebec only
May 22 Monday Victoria Day National except NB, NS, NL
June 21 Wednesday National Aboriginal Day Northwest Territories only
June 24 Saturday St. Jean Baptiste Day Quebec only
July 1 Saturday Canada Day National
August 7 Monday Civic Holiday AB, BC, SK, ON, MB, NU
September 4 Monday Labour Day National
October 9 Monday Thanksgiving Day National except NB, NS, NL
November 11 Saturday Remembrance Day National except MB, ON, QC, NS
December 25 Monday Christmas Day National
December 26 Tuesday Boxing Day Ontario