Canada Holidays 2019 National Holidays and Observances

Canada Holidays 2019 National Holidays and Observances

List of Canada Holidays 2019. All you need to know about Public Holidays and Observances in Canada.

Date
Weekday
Holiday name
Holiday type
Where

Jan 1
Tuesday
New Year’s Day
National holiday

Jan 2
Wednesday
Day After New Year’s Day
Local holiday
Quebec

Jan 6
Sunday
Epiphany
Observance, Christian

Jan 7
Monday
Orthodox Christmas Day
Orthodox

Jan 14
Monday
Orthodox New Year
Orthodox

Jan 21
Monday
Tu B’Shevat (Arbor Day)
Jewish holiday

Feb 2
Saturday
Groundhog Day
Observance

Feb 5
Tuesday
Chinese New Year
Observance

Feb 11
Monday
Family Day
Common Local holidays
British Columbia

Feb 14
Thursday
Valentine’s Day
Observance

Feb 15
Friday
National Flag of Canada Day
Observance

Feb 15
Friday
Yukon Heritage Day
Local holiday
Yukon

Feb 18
Monday
Islander Day
Common Local holidays
Prince Edward Island

Feb 18
Monday
Family Day
Common Local holidays
AB, ON, SK

Feb 18
Monday
Nova Scotia Heritage Day
Common Local holidays
Nova Scotia

Feb 18
Monday
Louis Riel Day
Common Local holidays
Manitoba

Mar 1
Friday
St David’s Day
Observance

Mar 5
Tuesday
Carnival/Shrove Tuesday
Christian

Mar 6
Wednesday
Ash Wednesday
Christian

Mar 10
Sunday
Daylight Saving Time starts
Clock change/Daylight Saving Time

Mar 11
Monday
Commonwealth Day
Observance

Mar 17
Sunday
St. Patrick’s Day
Observance

Mar 18
Monday
St. Patrick’s Day
Local holiday
Newfoundland and Labrador

Mar 20
Wednesday
March equinox
Season

Mar 21
Thursday
Purim
Jewish holiday

Apr 3
Wednesday
Isra and Mi’raj
Muslim

Apr 6
Saturday
National Tartan Day
Observance

Apr 9
Tuesday
Vimy Ridge Day
Observance

Apr 14
Sunday
Palm Sunday
Christian

Apr 18
Thursday
Maundy Thursday
Christian

Apr 19
Friday
Good Friday
National holiday, Christian

Apr 20
Saturday
Holy Saturday
Christian

Apr 20
Saturday
First day of Passover
Jewish holiday

Apr 21
Sunday
Easter Sunday
Observance, Christian

Apr 22
Monday
Easter Monday
Common Local holidays
AB, AB, BC, NB, PE, QC, YT

Apr 22
Monday
St. George’s Day
Local holiday
Newfoundland and Labrador

Apr 26
Friday
Orthodox Good Friday
Orthodox

Apr 27
Saturday
Last day of Passover
Jewish holiday

Apr 27
Saturday
Orthodox Holy Saturday
Orthodox

Apr 28
Sunday
Orthodox Easter
Orthodox

Apr 29
Monday
Orthodox Easter Monday
Orthodox

May 1
Wednesday
Yom HaShoah
Jewish holiday

May 6
Monday
Ramadan begins
Muslim

May 9
Thursday
Yom HaAtzmaut
Jewish holiday

May 12
Sunday
Mother’s Day
Observance

May 20
Monday
Victoria Day
Common Local holidays
All except NS, NU, QC

May 20
Monday
National Patriots’ Day
Local holiday
Quebec

May 23
Thursday
Lag B’Omer
Jewish holiday

May 30
Thursday
Ascension Day
Christian

May 31
Friday
Laylat al-Qadr (Night of Destiny)
Muslim

Jun 5
Wednesday
Eid-al-Fitr
Muslim

Jun 9
Sunday
Pentecost
Christian

Jun 9
Sunday
Shavuot
Jewish holiday

Jun 10
Monday
Whit Monday
Christian

Jun 16
Sunday
Trinity Sunday
Christian

Jun 16
Sunday
Father’s Day
Observance

Jun 20
Thursday
Corpus Christi
Christian

Jun 21
Friday
June Solstice
Season

Jun 21
Friday
National Aboriginal Day
Observance

Jun 21
Friday
National Aboriginal Day
Local holiday
Northwest Territories

Jun 24
Monday
St. Jean Baptiste Day
Local holiday
Quebec

Jun 24
Monday
Discovery Day
Local holiday
Newfoundland and Labrador

Jul 1
Monday
Canada Day
National holiday

Jul 1
Monday
Memorial Day
Local observance
Newfoundland and Labrador

Jul 9
Tuesday
Nunavut Day
Local holiday
Nunavut

Jul 15
Monday
Orangemen’s Day
Local holiday
Newfoundland and Labrador

Aug 5
Monday
Heritage Day in Alberta
Common Local holidays

Aug 5
Monday
Civic/Provincial Day
Common Local holidays
NT, ON, PE, SK

Aug 5
Monday
Terry Fox Day
Common Local holidays
Manitoba

Aug 5
Monday
New Brunswick Day
Common Local holidays
New Brunswick

Aug 5
Monday
British Columbia Day
Common Local holidays
British Columbia

Aug 5
Monday
Natal Day
Common Local holidays
Nova Scotia

Aug 7
Wednesday
The Royal St John’s Regatta (Regatta Day)
Local holiday
Newfoundland and Labrador

Aug 11
Sunday
Tisha B’Av
Jewish holiday

Aug 12
Monday
Eid-al-Adha
Muslim

Aug 15
Thursday
Assumption of Mary
Christian

Aug 16
Friday
Gold Cup Parade
Local holiday
Prince Edward Island

Aug 19
Monday
Discovery Day
Local holiday
Yukon

Sep 1
Sunday
Muharram/Islamic New Year
Muslim

Sep 2
Monday
Labour Day
National holiday
All

Sep 23
Monday
September equinox
Season

Sep 30
Monday
Rosh Hashana
Jewish holiday

Oct 4
Friday
Feast of St Francis of Assisi
Christian

Oct 9
Wednesday
Yom Kippur
Jewish holiday

Oct 14
Monday
First day of Sukkot
Jewish holiday

Oct 14
Monday
Thanksgiving Day
National holiday
All except NB, NL, NS, PE

Oct 14
Monday
Thanksgiving Day
Observance
NB, NL, NS, PE

Oct 20
Sunday
Last day of Sukkot
Jewish holiday

Oct 21
Monday
Shmini Atzeret
Jewish holiday

Oct 22
Tuesday
Simchat Torah
Jewish holiday

Oct 31
Thursday
Halloween
Observance

Nov 1
Friday
All Saints’ Day
Observance

Nov 2
Saturday
All Souls’ Day
Christian

Nov 3
Sunday
Daylight Saving Time ends
Clock change/Daylight Saving Time

Nov 10
Sunday
Prophet’s Birthday
Muslim

Nov 11
Monday
Remembrance Day
Observance
Ontario

Nov 11
Monday
Remembrance Day
National holiday
All except NL, NS, ON, QC

Dec 1
Sunday
First Sunday of Advent
Observance

Dec 8
Sunday
Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Christian

Dec 11
Wednesday
Anniversary of the Statute of Westminster
Observance

Dec 22
Sunday
December Solstice
Season

Dec 23
Monday
First Day of Hanukkah
Jewish holiday

Dec 24
Tuesday
Christmas Eve
Observance

Dec 25
Wednesday
Christmas
National holiday, Christian

Dec 26
Thursday
Boxing Day
Common Local holidays
MB, NB, NL, NS, ON, PE, YT

Dec 30
Monday
Last day of Hanukkah
Jewish holiday

Dec 31
Tuesday
New Year’s Eve
Observance

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