Friday June 23rd 2017

Local Holidays & More

New Year’s Eve in Toronto, Ontario – Dec 31st, 2016

New Year’s Eve in Toronto, Ontario – Dec 31st, 2016

Saturday, December 31 2016: The Toronto area is set to celebrate the arrival of 2017 – Canada’s 150th birthday! Big FREE public events on December 31, 2016 can be found throughout the region. Live music, DJs, skating and dazzling fireworks displays, all make these must-attends for the whole family. Kick off the year of celebrations [...]

Cinema under the stars

Cinema under the stars

Why pay to sit in a dark theatre on a warm summer night, when you can see a movie in the great outdoors for free? It’s a summer tradition: When the sun sets in Toronto, open-air movie theatres pop up all over town, from the waterfront to Downsview Park. Here’s where to find them: Dancing in the Dark Under the bright lights of [...]

Family Day in Canada

Family Day in Canada

Family Day is observed in the Canadian provinces of Alberta, Ontario and Saskatchewan on the third Monday of February. This holiday celebrates the importance of families and family life to people and their communities. What do people do? On Family Day, many people plan and take part in activities aimed at the whole family. These include [...]

Dates of Public Holidays in Canada 2010 – 2015

Dates of Public Holidays in Canada 2010 – 2015

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 Public Holiday 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 New Year's Day Fri, Jan 1 Sat, Jan [...]