Canada Holidays in 2021

Holiday date Holiday name Specific Location Holiday Type
Fri, January 1 New Year's Day National Holiday
Sat, January 2 Day After New Year’s Day Quebec Local Holiday
Wed, January 6 Epiphany Observance, Christian
Thu, January 7 Orthodox Christmas Day Orthodox
Thu, January 14 Orthodox New Year Orthodox
Thu, January 28 Tu B'Shevat (Arbor Day) Jewish Holiday
Mon, February 1 Black History Month Observance
Tue, February 2 Groundhog Day Observance
Fri, February 12 Chinese New Year Observance
Sun, February 14 Valentine's Day Observance
Mon, February 15 National Flag of Canada Day Observance
Mon, February 15 Islander Day Prince edward island Common Local Holiday
Mon, February 15 Family Day AB, BC, NB, ON, SK Common Local Holiday
Mon, February 15 Nova Scotia Heritage Day Nova scotia Common Local Holiday
Mon, February 15 Louis Riel Day Manitoba Common Local Holiday
Tue, February 16 Carnival/Shrove Tuesday Christian
Wed, February 17 Ash Wednesday Christian
Fri, February 26 Purim Jewish Holiday
Fri, February 26 Yukon Heritage Day Yukon Local Holiday
Mon, March 1 St. David's Day Observance
Mon, March 1 St David's Day Observance
Mon, March 8 Commonwealth Day Observance
Thu, March 11 Isra and Mi'raj Muslim
Sun, March 14 Daylight Saving Time starts Clock Change/daylight Saving Time
Mon, March 15 St. Patrick's Day Newfoundland and labrador Local Holiday
Wed, March 17 St. Patrick's Day Observance
Sat, March 20 March equinox Season
Sun, March 28 Palm Sunday Christian
Sun, March 28 First day of Passover Jewish Holiday
Thu, April 1 Maundy Thursday Christian
Fri, April 2 Good Friday National Holiday, Christian
Sat, April 3 Holy Saturday Christian
Sun, April 4 Last day of Passover Jewish Holiday
Sun, April 4 Easter Sunday Observance, Christian
Mon, April 5 Easter Monday NB, NT, NU, QC National Holiday
Tue, April 6 National Tartan Day Observance
Wed, April 7 Yom HaShoah Jewish Commemoration
Fri, April 9 Vimy Ridge Day Observance
Tue, April 13 Ramadan Start Muslim
Thu, April 15 Yom HaAtzmaut Jewish Holiday
Mon, April 26 St. George's Day Newfoundland and labrador Local Holiday
Fri, April 30 Lag B'Omer Jewish Holiday
Fri, April 30 Orthodox Good Friday Orthodox
Sat, May 1 Orthodox Holy Saturday Orthodox
Sun, May 2 Orthodox Easter Orthodox
Mon, May 3 Orthodox Easter Monday Orthodox
Sat, May 8 Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) Muslim
Sun, May 9 Mother's Day Observance
Thu, May 13 Ascension Day Christian
Thu, May 13 Eid ul Fitr Muslim
Mon, May 17 Shavuot Jewish Holiday
Sun, May 23 Pentecost Christian
Mon, May 24 Whit Monday Christian
Mon, May 24 Victoria Day All except NS, PE, QC National Holiday
Mon, May 24 National Patriots' Day Quebec Local Holiday
Sun, May 30 Trinity Sunday Christian
Thu, June 3 Corpus Christi Christian
Sun, June 20 June Solstice Season
Sun, June 20 Father's Day Observance
Mon, June 21 Discovery Day Newfoundland and labrador Local Holiday
Mon, June 21 National Indigenous Peoples Day Northwest Territories, Yukon Local Holiday
Thu, June 24 St. Jean Baptiste Day Quebec Local Holiday
Thu, July 1 Canada Day National Holiday
Thu, July 1 Memorial Day Newfoundland and labrador Local Holiday
Fri, July 9 Nunavut Day Nunavut Local Holiday
Mon, July 12 Orangemen's Day Newfoundland and labrador Local Holiday
Sun, July 18 Tisha B'Av Jewish Holiday
Tue, July 20 Eid ul Adha Muslim
Mon, August 2 Heritage Day Alberta Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 2 Civic/Provincial Day Northwest Territories, Nunavut National Holiday
Mon, August 2 Saskatchewan Day Saskatchewan Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 2 Terry Fox Day Manitoba Local Observance
Mon, August 2 New Brunswick Day New brunswick Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 2 British Columbia Day British columbia Common Local Holiday
Mon, August 2 Natal Day Nova scotia Common Local Holiday
Wed, August 4 The Royal St John's Regatta (Regatta Day) Newfoundland and labrador Local Holiday
Tue, August 10 Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim
Sun, August 15 Assumption of Mary Christian
Mon, August 16 Discovery Day Yukon Local Holiday
Fri, August 20 Gold Cup Parade Prince edward island Local Holiday
Mon, September 6 Labour Day National Holiday
Tue, September 7 Rosh Hashana Jewish Holiday
Thu, September 16 Yom Kippur Jewish Holiday
Tue, September 21 First day of Sukkot Jewish Holiday
Wed, September 22 September equinox Season
Mon, September 27 Hoshana Rabbah Jewish Holiday
Tue, September 28 Shemini Atzeret Jewish Holiday
Wed, September 29 Simchat Torah Jewish Holiday
Mon, October 4 Feast of St Francis of Assisi Christian
Mon, October 11 Thanksgiving Day NB, NS, PE Observance
Mon, October 18 Healthcare Aide Day British columbia, manitoba Observance
Tue, October 19 Milad un Nabi (Mawlid) Muslim
Sun, October 31 Halloween Observance
Mon, November 1 All Saints' Day Observance, Christian
Tue, November 2 All Souls' Day Observance, Christian
Sun, November 7 Daylight Saving Time ends Clock Change/daylight Saving Time
Thu, November 11 Remembrance Day All except MB, NS, ON, QC National Holiday
Sun, November 28 First Sunday of Advent Observance
Mon, November 29 First Day of Hanukkah Jewish Holiday
Mon, December 6 Last day of Hanukkah Jewish Holiday
Wed, December 8 Feast of the Immaculate Conception Christian
Sat, December 11 Anniversary of the Statute of Westminster Observance
Tue, December 21 December Solstice Season
Fri, December 24 Christmas observed National Holiday, Christian
Fri, December 24 Christmas Eve Observance
Sat, December 25 Christmas National Holiday, Christian
Sun, December 26 Boxing Day NB, NL, NT, NU, ON National Holiday
Fri, December 31 New Year's Eve Observance

Guy Fawkes Day


Giving Tuesday

Mardi Gras


Good Friday

Record Store Day

Earth Day