St. Patrick’s Day in Newfoundland And Labrador

In Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, St. Patrick’s Day is observed as a public holiday on the nearest Monday to March 17 each year. This approach allows for a consistent long weekend, making it convenient for celebrations and public events, and also benefits businesses and schools by avoiding disruptions in the middle of the week.

This arrangement is somewhat unique to Newfoundland and Labrador, reflecting the province’s strong Irish heritage and the importance of St. Patrick’s Day in their cultural celebrations.

Where is it celebrated?
When is it?
Next year (2025)
March 17 Monday
Last year (2023)
March 20 Monday