Canada Holiday Calendar 2017

Statutory Holidays in Canada in 2017

Date Holiday Comments
January 01 Jan 1 New Years Day
February 13 Feb 13 Family Day Statutory holiday in British Columbia
February 20 Feb 20 Family Day 3rd Monday in February. Statutory holiday in Alberta, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Ontario, and Saskatchewan. Known by different names in some provinces
April 14 Apr 14 Good Friday Friday before Easter Sunday. Statutory, except in Quebec where Easter Monday can be taken as alternative
April 17 Apr 17 Easter Monday Quebec. Companies can choose between Good Friday or Easter Monday
May 14 May 14 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
May 22 May 22 National Patriots' Day Quebec only. Commemoration of the Lower Canada Rebellion in 1837
May 22 May 22 Victoria Day Monday on or before May 24
June 18 Jun 18 Father's Day 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
June 21 Jun 21 National Aboriginal Day Northwest Territories, Yukon. Provincial Statutory Holiday
June 24 Jun 24 The National Holiday of Quebec Quebec only
June 26 Jun 26 Discovery Day Monday nearest June 24th. Newfoundland and Labrador only
July 01 Jul 1 Canada Day
July 03 Jul 3 Canada Day (observed) Any business that would normally close on a Saturday will close today
July 09 Jul 9 Nunavut Day Nunavut only. Not a holiday for Federal employees
July 10 Jul 10 Orangeman's Day Newfoundland and Labrador
August 07 Aug 7 Civic Day First Monday in August
August 21 Aug 21 Discovery Day Third Monday in August. Yukon only
September 04 Sep 4 Labour Day First Monday in September
October 09 Oct 9 Thanksgiving 2nd Monday in October. Statutory, except in New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island
November 11 Nov 11 Remembrance Day Statutory holiday everywhere except Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and Nova Scotia
November 13 Nov 13 Remembrance Day (in lieu) Prince Edward Island and Yukon
November 13 Nov 13 Remembrance Day (in lieu) Govt. only. Alberta, Newfoundland and Labrador, Saskatchwan
December 25 Dec 25 Christmas Day
December 26 Dec 26 Boxing Day Statutory in Ontario and federal jurisdictions