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Upcoming Canada Public Holidays (October 2020 to September 2021)

See also: upcoming public holidays in APEC, North America, OECD, USA and worldwide.

Canada public holidays by region: Alberta (AB), British Columbia (BC), Manitoba (MB), New Brunswick (NB), Newfoundland (NL), Northwest Territories (NT), Nova Scotia (NS), Nunavut (NU), Ontario (ON), Prince Edward Island (PE), Quebec (QC), Saskatchewan (SK), Yukon (YT).

This page contains the list of upcoming Canada official public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, regional public holidays, non-working national holidays and sectorial holidays from October 2020 to September 2021. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps.

The list of upcoming Canada official public holidays is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Monday Thanksgiving Day
Wednesday Remembrance Day (not statutory in MB NS ON QC)
Friday Christmas Day
Saturday Boxing Day (statutory only in NB ON) regional
Monday Bank Holiday banks
Friday New Year's Day
Monday Family Day (AB BC NB ON SK) regional
Monday Islander Day (PE) regional
Monday Louis Riel Day (MB) regional
Monday Heritage Day (NS) (Honouring Edward Francis Arab) regional
Friday Good Friday (optional in QC)
Monday Easter Monday (AB QC) (optional) regional
Monday Victoria Day (not statutory in NB NL NS PE)
Monday National Aboriginal Day (NT YT) regional
Monday June Holiday (NL) (optional) regional government
Thursday Saint Jean Baptiste (QC) regional
Thursday Canada Day
Friday Nunavut Day (NU) regional government
Monday Civic/Provincial Holiday (widely observed but statutory only in BC NB NU NT SK)
Monday Discovery Day (YT) regional
Monday Labour Day

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Recent Canada Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to Canada public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in Canada


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Canada, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2020-2030).

Canada Background Information and Links



Canada Regional Abbreviations


Below is a list of the Canada regional abbreviations, used for regional public holidays, in the table above.