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Canada Public Holidays 2018

This page contains a national calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Canada. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your province’s calendar.

DateDayHolidayProvinces and Territories
1 JanMonNew Year's Day Federal workers; National
12 FebMonFamily Day BC
19 FebMonFamily Day AB, NB, ON & SK
19 FebMonIslander Day PEI
19 FebMonLouis Riel Day MB
19 FebMonNova Scotia Heritage Day NS
19 MarMonSaint Patrick's Day NL
30 MarFriGood Friday Federal workers; National
2 AprMonEaster Monday Federal workers; AB^, NT, NU, QC^
23 AprMonSaint George's Day NL
21 MayMonVictoria Day Federal workers; National except NS, PEI & QC
21 MayMonNational Patriots' Day QC
21 JunThuNational Indigenous Peoples Day NT & YT
24 JunSunSt Jean Baptiste Day QC
25 JunMonSt Jean Baptiste Day Holiday QC
1 JulSunCanada Day Federal workers; National except MB
1 JulSunJuly 1 MB
2 JulMonCanada Day Holiday Federal workers; National
9 JulMonNunavut Day NU
9 JulMonOrangeman's Day NL
6 AugMonCivic Holiday Federal workers; NT, NU
6 AugMonSaskatchewan Day SK
6 AugMonNew Brunswick Day NB
6 AugMonB.C. Day BC
6 AugMonAlberta Heritage Day AB^
20 AugMonDiscovery Day YT
3 SepMonLabour Day Federal workers; National
8 OctMonThanksgiving Day Federal workers; National except NS & PEI
11 NovSunRemembrance Day Federal workers; National except MB, NS, ON &
25 DecTueChristmas Day Federal workers; National
26 DecWedBoxing Day Federal workers; AB^, NB, NL, NT,
^ The holiday in this province is optional.
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