Public holidays in Canada are set at the national level countrywide as well as by each of the 10 provinces and three territories.
See table below for a listing all the national public holidays in Canada until 2015.
Public Holidays in Canada
|New Year’s Day||Fri, Jan 1||Sat, Jan 1||Sun, Jan 1||Tues, Jan 1||Wed, Jan 1||Tues, Jan 1|
|Family Day (3rd Mon of Feb. in ALTA, SASK. & ON)||Feb 15||Feb 21||Feb 20||Feb 18||Feb 17||Feb 16|
|Good Friday||April 2||April 22||April 6||March 29||April 18||April 3|
|Easter Monday Schools and gov. offices closed, many businesses and banks open.||April 5||April 25||April 9||April 1||April 21||April 6|
|Victoria Day (the Monday before May 25)||May 24||May 23||May 21||May 20||May 19||May 18|
|Canada Day||Thurs, July 1||Fri, July 1||Sun, July 1||Mon, July 1||Tues, July 1||Wed, July 1|
|First Monday of August Civic Holiday:celebrated by most provinces.||Aug 2||Aug 1||Aug 6||Aug 5||Aug 6||Aug 3|
|Labour Day (first Mon. of Sept.)||Sept 6||Sept 5||Sept 3||Sept 2||Sept 1||Sept 7|
|Thanksgiving Day (2nd Mon of Oct)||Oct 11||Oct 10||Oct 8||Oct 14||Oct 13||Oct 12|
|Remembrance Day (banks and gov. offices closed, but most business & schools open)||Thurs, Nov 11||Fri, Nov 11||Wed, Nov 11||Thurs, Nov 11||Fri, Nov 11||Wed, Nov 11|
|Christmas Day||Sat, Dec 25||Sun, Dec 25||Tues, Dec 25||Wed, Dec 25||Thurs, Dec 25||Fri, Dec 25|
|Boxing Day (most stores open)||Sun, Dec 26||Mon, Dec 26||Wed, Dec 26||Thurs, Dec 26||Fri, Dec 26||Sat, Dec 26|