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Canadian Public Holidays

Terry Emery 
by our Canada expert Terry Emery
 

Public Holidays in Canada

If you're planning a trip to Canada, it's worth considering the dates of the Canadian public holidays.
Canada has several statutory holidays whilst the provinces and states also have their own individual holidays.


There are also traditional religious holidays in Canada, including some of the Christian holidays such as Easter and Christmas. Holiday of other religions are also observed to a greater or lesser degree, depending on the area.

The list below includes the most common national holidays that are observed pretty much throughout Canada.

Canadian Public Holidays

2012
 
Sunday January 1 - New Year's Day - Jour de l'An

Friday April 6 - Good Friday - Vendredi saint

Monday April 9 - Easter Monday - Lundi de Pâques

Monday May 21 - Victoria Day - La fête de la Reine

Sunday July 1 - Canada Day - La fête du Canada

Monday August 6 - August Civic Holiday - Premier lundi d'août

Monday September 3 - Labour Day - La fête du travail

Thursday October 11 - Thanksgiving Day - L'Action de grâce

Sunday November 11 - Remembrance Day - Le jour du Souvenir

Tuesday December 25 - Christmas Day - Noël

Wednesday December 26 - Boxing Day - Le lendemain de Noël
 


2011
 
Saturday January 1st - New Year's Day - Jour de l'An

Friday April 22nd - Good Friday - Vendredi saint

Monday April 25th - Easter Monday - Lundi de Pâques

Monday May 23rd - Victoria Day - La fête de la Reine

Friday July 1st - Canada Day - La fête du Canada

Monday August 1st - August Civic Holiday - Premier lundi d'août

Monday September 5th - Labour Day - La fête du travail

Monday October 10th - Thanksgiving Day - L'Action de grâce

Friday November 11th - Remembrance Day - Le jour du Souvenir

Sunday December 25th - Christmas Day - Noël

Monday December 26th - Boxing Day - Le lendemain de Noël
 


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