Canada Holidays in 2020

Holiday date Holiday name Specific Location Holiday Type
Wed, January 1 New Year's Day National Holiday
Thu, January 2 Day After New Year’s Day Quebec Local Holiday
Mon, January 6 Epiphany Observance, Christian
Tue, January 7 Orthodox Christmas Day Orthodox
Tue, January 14 Orthodox New Year Orthodox
Sat, January 25 Chinese New Year Observance
Sat, February 1 Black History Month Observance
Sun, February 2 Groundhog Day Observance
Mon, February 10 Tu B'Shevat (Arbor Day) Jewish Holiday
Mon, February 10 Family Day British columbia Common Local Holidays
Fri, February 14 Valentine's Day Observance
Sat, February 15 National Flag of Canada Day Observance
Mon, February 17 Islander Day Prince edward island Common Local Holidays
Mon, February 17 Family Day Ab , on , sk Common Local Holidays
Mon, February 17 Nova Scotia Heritage Day Nova scotia Common Local Holidays
Mon, February 17 Louis Riel Day Manitoba Common Local Holidays
Tue, February 25 Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Christian
Wed, February 26 Ash Wednesday Christian
Fri, February 28 Yukon Heritage Day Yukon Local Holiday
Sun, March 1 St David's Day Observance
Sun, March 8 Daylight Saving Time starts Clock Change/daylight Saving Time
Mon, March 9 Commonwealth Day Observance
Tue, March 10 Purim Jewish Holiday
Mon, March 16 St. Patrick's Day Newfoundland and labrador Local Holiday
Tue, March 17 St. Patrick's Day Observance
Fri, March 20 March equinox Season
Sun, March 22 Isra and Mi'raj Muslim
Sun, April 5 Palm Sunday Christian
Mon, April 6 National Tartan Day Observance
Thu, April 9 Maundy Thursday Christian
Thu, April 9 First day of Passover Jewish Holiday
Thu, April 9 Vimy Ridge Day Observance
Fri, April 10 Good Friday National Holiday, Christian
Sat, April 11 Holy Saturday Christian
Sun, April 12 Easter Sunday Observance, Christian
Mon, April 13 Easter Monday Alberta Observance
Thu, April 16 Last day of Passover Jewish Holiday
Fri, April 17 Orthodox Good Friday Orthodox
Sat, April 18 Orthodox Holy Saturday Orthodox
Sun, April 19 Orthodox Easter Orthodox
Mon, April 20 Orthodox Easter Monday Orthodox
Mon, April 20 St. George's Day Newfoundland and labrador Local Holiday
Tue, April 21 Yom HaShoah Jewish Holiday
Fri, April 24 Ramadan begins Muslim
Wed, April 29 Yom HaAtzmaut Jewish Holiday
Sun, May 10 Mother's Day Observance
Tue, May 12 Lag B'Omer Jewish Holiday
Mon, May 18 Victoria Day All except ns , nu , qc Common Local Holidays
Mon, May 18 National Patriots' Day Quebec Local Holiday
Tue, May 19 Laylat al-Qadr (Night of Destiny) Muslim
Thu, May 21 Ascension Day Christian
Sun, May 24 Eid-al-Fitr Muslim
Fri, May 29 Shavuot Jewish Holiday
Sun, May 31 Pentecost Christian
Mon, June 1 Whit Monday Christian
Sun, June 7 Trinity Sunday Christian
Thu, June 11 Corpus Christi Christian
Sat, June 20 June Solstice Season
Sun, June 21 Father's Day Observance
Sun, June 21 National Aboriginal Day Observance
Mon, June 22 Discovery Day Newfoundland and labrador Local Holiday
Wed, June 24 St. Jean Baptiste Day Quebec Local Holiday
Wed, July 1 Canada Day National Holiday
Wed, July 1 Memorial Day Newfoundland and labrador Local Observance
Thu, July 9 Nunavut Day Nunavut Local Holiday
Mon, July 13 Orangemen's Day Newfoundland and labrador Local Holiday
Thu, July 30 Tisha B'Av Jewish Holiday
Fri, July 31 Eid-al-Adha Muslim
Mon, August 3 Heritage Day in Alberta Common Local Holidays
Mon, August 3 Civic/Provincial Day Nt , on , pe , sk Common Local Holidays
Mon, August 3 Terry Fox Day Manitoba Common Local Holidays
Mon, August 3 New Brunswick Day New brunswick Common Local Holidays
Mon, August 3 British Columbia Day British columbia Common Local Holidays
Mon, August 3 Natal Day Nova scotia Common Local Holidays
Wed, August 5 The Royal St John's Regatta (Regatta Day) Newfoundland and labrador Local Holiday
Sat, August 15 Assumption of Mary Christian
Mon, August 17 Discovery Day Yukon Local Holiday
Thu, August 20 Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim
Fri, August 21 Gold Cup Parade Prince edward island Local Holiday
Mon, September 7 Labour Day All National Holiday
Sat, September 19 Rosh Hashana Jewish Holiday
Tue, September 22 September equinox Season
Mon, September 28 Yom Kippur Jewish Holiday
Sat, October 3 First day of Sukkot Jewish Holiday
Sun, October 4 Feast of St Francis of Assisi Christian
Fri, October 9 Last day of Sukkot Jewish Holiday
Sat, October 10 Shmini Atzeret Jewish Holiday
Sun, October 11 Simchat Torah Jewish Holiday
Mon, October 12 Thanksgiving Day Nb , nl , ns , pe Observance
Sun, October 18 Healthcare Aide Day British columbia, manitoba Observance
Thu, October 29 Prophet's Birthday Muslim
Sat, October 31 Halloween Observance
Sun, November 1 Daylight Saving Time ends Clock Change/daylight Saving Time
Sun, November 1 All Saints' Day Observance
Mon, November 2 All Souls' Day Christian
Wed, November 11 Remembrance Day All except nl , ns , on , qc National Holiday
Sun, November 29 First Sunday of Advent Observance
Tue, December 8 Feast of the Immaculate Conception Christian
Fri, December 11 First Day of Hanukkah Jewish Holiday
Fri, December 11 Anniversary of the Statute of Westminster Observance
Fri, December 18 Last day of Hanukkah Jewish Holiday
Mon, December 21 December Solstice Season
Thu, December 24 Christmas Eve Observance
Fri, December 25 Christmas National Holiday, Christian
Sat, December 26 Boxing Day Mb , nb , nl , ns , on , pe , yt Common Local Holidays
Thu, December 31 New Year's Eve Observance

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Yule

Christmas Eve

Boxing Day

Kwanzaa

Blue Monday

Mardi Gras