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Holidays in Canada in 2015

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DateWeekdayHoliday NameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
Jan 1ThursdayNew Year's DayNational holiday 
Jan 2FridayDay After New Year’s DayLocal holidayQuebec
Jan 3SaturdayProphet's BirthdayMuslim 
Jan 6TuesdayEpiphanyObservance, Christian 
Jan 7WednesdayOrthodox Christmas DayOrthodox 
Jan 14WednesdayOrthodox New YearOrthodox 
Feb 2MondayGroundhog DayObservance 
Feb 4WednesdayTu B'Shevat (Arbor Day)Jewish holiday 
Feb 9MondayFamily DayCommon Local holidaysBritish Columbia
Feb 14SaturdayValentine's DayObservance 
Feb 15SundayNational Flag of Canada DayObservance 
Feb 16MondayIslander DayCommon Local holidaysPrince Edward Island
Feb 16MondayFamily DayCommon Local holidaysAB, ON, SK
Feb 16MondayNova Scotia Heritage DayCommon Local holidaysNova Scotia
Feb 16MondayLouis Riel DayCommon Local holidaysManitoba
Feb 17TuesdayCarnival/Shrove TuesdayChristian 
Feb 18WednesdayAsh WednesdayChristian 
Feb 19ThursdayChinese New YearObservance 
Feb 20FridayYukon Heritage DayLocal holidayYukon
Mar 1SundaySt David's DayObservance 
Mar 5ThursdayPurimJewish holiday 
Mar 8SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Mar 9MondayCommonwealth DayObservance 
Mar 16MondaySt. Patrick's DayLocal holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
Mar 17TuesdaySt. Patrick's DayObservance 
Mar 20FridayMarch equinoxSeason 
Mar 29SundayPalm SundayChristian 
Apr 2ThursdayMaundy ThursdayChristian 
Apr 3FridayGood FridayNational holiday, Christian 
Apr 4SaturdayHoly SaturdayChristian 
Apr 4SaturdayFirst day of PassoverJewish holiday 
Apr 5SundayEaster SundayObservance, Christian 
Apr 6MondayEaster MondayObservanceAlberta
Apr 6MondayEaster MondayCommon Local holidaysBC, NB, PE, QC, YT
Apr 6MondayNational Tartan DayObservance 
Apr 9ThursdayVimy Ridge DayObservance 
Apr 10FridayOrthodox Good FridayOrthodox 
Apr 11SaturdayLast day of PassoverJewish holiday 
Apr 11SaturdayOrthodox Holy SaturdayOrthodox 
Apr 12SundayOrthodox EasterOrthodox 
Apr 13MondayOrthodox Easter MondayOrthodox 
Apr 15WednesdayYom HaShoahJewish holiday 
Apr 20MondaySt. George's DayLocal holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
Apr 23ThursdayYom HaAtzmautJewish holiday 
May 7ThursdayLag B'OmerJewish holiday 
May 10SundayMother's DayObservance 
May 14ThursdayAscension DayChristian 
May 16SaturdayIsra and Mi'rajMuslim 
May 18MondayVictoria DayCommon Local holidaysAll except NS, NU, QC
May 18MondayNational Patriots' DayLocal holidayQuebec
May 24SundayPentecostChristian 
May 24SundayShavuotJewish holiday 
May 25MondayWhit MondayChristian 
May 31SundayTrinity SundayChristian 
Jun 4ThursdayCorpus ChristiChristian 
Jun 18ThursdayRamadan beginsMuslim 
Jun 21SundayJune SolsticeSeason 
Jun 21SundayFather's DayObservance 
Jun 21SundayNational Aboriginal DayLocal holidayNorthwest Territories
Jun 21SundayNational Aboriginal DayObservance 
Jun 22MondayDiscovery DayLocal holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
Jun 24WednesdaySt. Jean Baptiste DayLocal holidayQuebec
Jul 1WednesdayCanada DayNational holiday 
Jul 1WednesdayMemorial DayLocal observanceNewfoundland and Labrador
Jul 9ThursdayNunavut DayLocal holidayNunavut
Jul 13MondayLaylat al-Qadr (Night of Destiny)Muslim 
Jul 13MondayOrangemen's DayLocal holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
Jul 18SaturdayEid-al-FitrMuslim 
Jul 26SundayTisha B'AvJewish holiday 
Aug 3MondayHeritage Day in AlbertaCommon Local holidays 
Aug 3MondayCivic/Provincial DayCommon Local holidaysNT, ON, PE, SK
Aug 3MondayTerry Fox DayCommon Local holidaysManitoba
Aug 3MondayNew Brunswick DayCommon Local holidaysNew Brunswick
Aug 3MondayBritish Columbia DayCommon Local holidaysBritish Columbia
Aug 3MondayNatal DayCommon Local holidaysNova Scotia
Aug 5WednesdayThe Royal St John's Regatta (Regatta Day)Local holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
Aug 15SaturdayAssumption of MaryChristian 
Aug 17MondayDiscovery DayLocal holidayYukon
Aug 21FridayGold Cup ParadeLocal holidayPrince Edward Island
Sep 7MondayLabour DayNational holidayAll
Sep 14MondayRosh HashanaJewish holiday 
Sep 23WednesdayYom KippurJewish holiday 
Sep 23WednesdaySeptember equinoxSeason 
Sep 24ThursdayEid-al-AdhaMuslim 
Sep 28MondayFirst day of SukkotJewish holiday 
Oct 4SundayFeast of St Francis of AssisiChristian 
Oct 4SundayLast day of SukkotJewish holiday 
Oct 5MondayShmini AtzeretJewish holiday 
Oct 6TuesdaySimchat TorahJewish holiday 
Oct 12MondayThanksgiving DayNational holidayAll except NB, NL, NS, PE
Oct 12MondayThanksgiving DayObservanceNB, NL, NS, PE
Oct 15ThursdayMuharram/Islamic New YearMuslim 
Oct 18SundayHealthcare Aide DayObservanceBritish Columbia, Manitoba
Oct 31SaturdayHalloweenObservance 
Nov 1SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
Nov 1SundayAll Saints' DayObservance 
Nov 2MondayAll Souls' DayChristian 
Nov 10TuesdayDiwali/DeepavaliObservance 
Nov 11WednesdayRemembrance DayNational holidayAll except NL, NS, ON, QC
Nov 11WednesdayRemembrance DayObservanceOntario
Nov 29SundayFirst Sunday of AdventObservance 
Dec 7MondayFirst Day of HanukkahJewish holiday 
Dec 8TuesdayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionChristian 
Dec 11FridayAnniversary of the Statute of WestminsterObservance 
Dec 14MondayLast day of HanukkahJewish holiday 
Dec 22TuesdayDecember SolsticeSeason 
Dec 24ThursdayProphet's BirthdayMuslim 
Dec 24ThursdayChristmas EveObservance 
Dec 25FridayChristmasNational holiday, Christian 
Dec 26SaturdayBoxing DayCommon Local holidaysMB, NB, NL, NS, ON, PE, YT
Dec 31ThursdayNew Year's EveObservance 

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