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National Holidays in Canada in 2023

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DayDateHoliday NameTypeComments
SundayJanuary 01New Year's DayNational Holiday
MondayJanuary 02New Year's Day (in lieu)Regional HolidaySaskatchewan
MondayFebruary 20Family DayRegional HolidayStatutory holiday in several provinces
MondayFebruary 20Louis Riel DayRegional Holiday3rd Monday in February
MondayFebruary 20Nova Scotia Heritage DayRegional Holiday3rd Monday in February
MondayFebruary 20Islander DayRegional Holiday3rd Monday in February
MondayMarch 20St. Patrick's DayGovernment HolidayNewfoundland and Labrador
FridayApril 07Good FridayRegional HolidayStatutory, optional in Quebec
MondayApril 10Easter MondayRegional HolidayNunavut. Optional in Alberta and Quebec
MondayApril 24St. George's DayGovernment HolidayNewfoundland and Labrador
SundayMay 14Mother's DayNot a Public Holiday
MondayMay 22National Patriots' DayRegional HolidayQuebec only
MondayMay 22Victoria DayRegional HolidayMost provinces
SundayJune 18Father's DayNot a Public Holiday3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
WednesdayJune 21National Indigenous Peoples DayRegional HolidayNorthwest Territories, Yukon
WednesdayJune 21June DayRegional HolidayNewfoundland and Labrador
SaturdayJune 24The National Holiday of QuebecRegional HolidayQuebec
SaturdayJuly 01Canada DayNational HolidayNational Day
MondayJuly 03Canada Day (in lieu)Regional HolidayNational Day
SundayJuly 09Nunavut DayRegional HolidayNunavut
MondayJuly 10Orangeman's DayGovernment HolidayNewfoundland and Labrador
MondayAugust 07Civic HolidayRegional HolidayOntario
MondayAugust 07British Columbia DayRegional HolidayFirst Monday in August
MondayAugust 07Civic DayRegional HolidayFirst Monday in August. not Statutory holiday
MondayAugust 07Heritage DayRegional HolidayOptional general holiday
MondayAugust 14Discovery DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest August 17th. Yukon
MondaySeptember 04Labour DayNational HolidayFirst Monday in September
SaturdaySeptember 30National Day for Truth and ReconciliationRegional HolidayFederal, regional
MondayOctober 09ThanksgivingGovernment Holiday2nd Monday in October
MondayOctober 09ThanksgivingNot a Public Holiday2nd Monday in October
MondayOctober 09ThanksgivingRegional Holiday2nd Monday in October
SaturdayNovember 11Remembrance DayRegional HolidayStatutory holiday in most provinces and territories
MondayNovember 13Remembrance Day (in lieu)Regional HolidayStatutory holiday in most provinces and territories
MondayNovember 13Canadian Remembrance Day (in lieu)Not a Public HolidayRegulated holiday in Nova Scotia
MondayDecember 25Christmas DayNational Holiday
TuesdayDecember 26Boxing DayGovernment HolidayNewfoundland & Labrador
TuesdayDecember 26Boxing DayRegional HolidayStatutory in Ontario and federal jurisdictions. Optional in Alberta
SundayDecember 31New Year's EveGovernment HolidayQuebec Govt. Only