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Canada Public Holidays 2021

This page contains a national calendar of all 2021 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 JanFriNew Year's Day Federal workers; National
15 FebMonFamily Day AB, BC, NB, ON & SK
15 FebMonIslander Day PEI
15 FebMonLouis Riel Day MB
15 FebMonNova Scotia Heritage Day NS
15 MarMonSaint Patrick's Day NL
2 AprFriGood Friday Federal workers; National
5 AprMonEaster Monday Federal workers; AB^, NT, NU, QC^
26 AprMonSaint George's Day NL
24 MayMonVictoria Day Federal workers; National except NS, PEI & QC
24 MayMonNational Patriots' Day QC
21 JunMonNational Indigenous Peoples Day NT & YT
21 JunMonJune Holiday NL
24 JunThuSt Jean Baptiste Day QC
1 JulThuCanada Day Federal workers; National except MB
1 JulThuJuly 1 MB
9 JulFriNunavut Day NU
12 JulMonOrangeman's Day NL
2 AugMonCivic Holiday Federal workers; NT, NU
2 AugMonSaskatchewan Day SK
2 AugMonNew Brunswick Day NB
2 AugMonB.C. Day BC
2 AugMonAlberta Heritage Day AB^
20 AugFriDiscovery Day YT
6 SepMonLabour Day Federal workers; National
30 SepThuNational Day for Truth and Reconciliation Federal workers; PEI
11 OctMonThanksgiving Day Federal workers; National except NS & PEI
11 NovThuRemembrance Day Federal workers; National except MB, NS, ON &
25 DecSatChristmas Day Federal workers; National
26 DecSunBoxing Day Federal workers; AB^, NB, NL, NT,
27 DecMonChristmas Holiday NU
28 DecTueBoxing Day Holiday Federal workers; NU
^ The holiday in this province is optional.
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