Official Holidays in Canada in 2018

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 Monday New Years Day National
February 12 Monday Family Day British Columbia only
February 19 Monday Islander Day Prince Edward Island only
Family Day Alberta, Ontario and Saskatchewan only
Louis Riel Day Manitoba only
Heritage Day Nova Scotia only
March 30 Friday Good Friday National except QC
April 02 Monday Easter Monday Quebec only
May 21 Monday Victoria Day National except NB, NS, NL
June 21 Thursday National Aboriginal Day Northwest Territories only
June 25 Monday St. Jean Baptiste Day Quebec only
July 1 Sunday Canada Day National
July 2 Monday Canada Day - additional statutory holiday National
August 6 Monday Civic Holiday AB, BC, SK, ON, MB, NU
September 3 Monday Labour Day National
October 8 Monday Thanksgiving Day National except NB, NS, NL
November 11 Sunday Remembrance Day National except MB, ON, QC, NS
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National
December 26 Wednesday Boxing Day Ontario