Canada Holidays in 2023

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

Ash Wednesday


Arbor Day

Mother’s Day

Corpus Christi

Summer Solstice