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Holidays and Observances in Canada in 2019

Holidays and Observances in Canada in 2019

Date NameTypeDetails
1. JanDienstagNew Year's DayNational holiday 
2. JanMittwochDay After New Year’s DayLocal holidayQuebec
6. JanSonntagEpiphanyObservance, Christian 
7. JanMontagOrthodox Christmas DayOrthodox 
14. JanMontagOrthodox New YearOrthodox 
21. JanMontagTu B'Shevat (Arbor Day)Jewish holiday 
2. FebSamstagGroundhog DayObservance 
5. FebDienstagChinese New YearObservance 
14. FebDonnerstagValentine's DayObservance 
15. FebFreitagNational Flag of Canada DayObservance 
18. FebMontagIslander DayCommon local holidayPrince Edward Island
18. FebMontagFamily DayCommon local holidayAB, BC, NB, ON, SK
18. FebMontagNova Scotia Heritage DayCommon local holidayNova Scotia
18. FebMontagLouis Riel DayCommon local holidayManitoba
22. FebFreitagYukon Heritage DayLocal holidayYukon
1. MärFreitagSt David's DayObservance 
5. MärDienstagCarnival / Shrove TuesdayChristian 
6. MärMittwochAsh WednesdayChristian 
10. MärSonntagDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
11. MärMontagCommonwealth DayObservance 
17. MärSonntagSt. Patrick's DayObservance 
18. MärMontagSt. Patrick's DayLocal holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
20. MärMittwochMarch EquinoxSeason 
21. MärDonnerstagPurimJewish holiday 
3. AprMittwochIsra and Mi'rajMuslim 
6. AprSamstagNational Tartan DayObservance 
9. AprDienstagVimy Ridge DayObservance 
14. AprSonntagPalm SundayChristian 
18. AprDonnerstagMaundy ThursdayChristian 
19. AprFreitagGood FridayNational holiday, Christian 
20. AprSamstagHoly SaturdayChristian 
20. AprSamstagFirst day of PassoverJewish holiday 
21. AprSonntagEaster SundayObservance, Christian 
22. AprMontagEaster MondayNational holidayNB, NT, NU, QC
22. AprMontagEaster MondayObservanceAlberta
22. AprMontagSt. George's DayLocal holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
26. AprFreitagOrthodox Good FridayOrthodox 
27. AprSamstagLast day of PassoverJewish holiday 
27. AprSamstagOrthodox Holy SaturdayOrthodox 
28. AprSonntagOrthodox EasterOrthodox 
29. AprMontagOrthodox Easter MondayOrthodox 
2. MaiDonnerstagYom HaShoahJewish commemoration 
6. MaiMontagRamadan StartMuslim 
9. MaiDonnerstagYom HaAtzmautJewish holiday 
12. MaiSonntagMother's DayObservance 
20. MaiMontagVictoria DayNational holidayAll except NS, PE, QC
20. MaiMontagNational Patriots' DayLocal holidayQuebec
23. MaiDonnerstagLag B'OmerJewish holiday 
30. MaiDonnerstagAscension DayChristian 
31. MaiFreitagLaylatul Qadr (Night of Power)Muslim 
4. JunDienstagEid ul FitrMuslim 
9. JunSonntagPentecostChristian 
9. JunSonntagShavuotJewish holiday 
10. JunMontagWhit MondayChristian 
16. JunSonntagTrinity SundayChristian 
16. JunSonntagFather's DayObservance 
20. JunDonnerstagCorpus ChristiChristian 
21. JunFreitagJune SolsticeSeason 
21. JunFreitagNational Indigenous Peoples DayObservance 
21. JunFreitagNational Indigenous Peoples DayLocal holidayNorthwest Territories, Yukon
24. JunMontagSt. Jean Baptiste DayLocal holidayQuebec
24. JunMontagDiscovery DayLocal holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
1. JulMontagCanada DayNational holiday 
1. JulMontagMemorial DayLocal holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
9. JulDienstagNunavut DayLocal holidayNunavut
15. JulMontagOrangemen's DayLocal holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
5. AugMontagHeritage DayCommon local holidayAlberta
5. AugMontagCivic/Provincial DayLocal observanceOntario
5. AugMontagCivic/Provincial DayNational holidayNorthwest Territories, Nunavut
5. AugMontagSaskatchewan DayCommon local holidaySaskatchewan
5. AugMontagTerry Fox DayLocal observanceManitoba
5. AugMontagNew Brunswick DayCommon local holidayNew Brunswick
5. AugMontagBritish Columbia DayCommon local holidayBritish Columbia
5. AugMontagNatal DayCommon local holidayNova Scotia
7. AugMittwochThe Royal St John's Regatta (Regatta Day)Local holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
11. AugSonntagTisha B'AvJewish holiday 
11. AugSonntagEid ul AdhaMuslim 
15. AugDonnerstagAssumption of MaryChristian 
16. AugFreitagGold Cup ParadeLocal holidayPrince Edward Island
19. AugMontagDiscovery DayLocal holidayYukon
1. SepSonntagMuharram/Islamic New YearMuslim 
2. SepMontagLabour DayNational holiday 
23. SepMontagSeptember EquinoxSeason 
30. SepMontagRosh HashanaJewish holiday 
4. OktFreitagFeast of St Francis of AssisiChristian 
9. OktMittwochYom KippurJewish holiday 
14. OktMontagFirst day of SukkotJewish holiday 
14. OktMontagThanksgiving DayNational holidayAll except NB, NS, PE
14. OktMontagThanksgiving DayObservanceNB, NS, PE
18. OktFreitagHealthcare Aide DayObservanceBritish Columbia, Manitoba
20. OktSonntagHoshana RabbahJewish holiday 
21. OktMontagShemini AtzeretJewish holiday 
22. OktDienstagSimchat TorahJewish holiday 
31. OktDonnerstagHalloweenObservance 
1. NovFreitagAll Saints' DayObservance, Christian 
2. NovSamstagAll Souls' DayObservance, Christian 
3. NovSonntagDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time 
10. NovSonntagMilad un Nabi (Mawlid)Muslim 
11. NovMontagRemembrance DayObservanceMB, NS, ON
11. NovMontagRemembrance DayNational holidayAll except MB, NS, ON, QC
1. DezSonntagFirst Sunday of AdventObservance 
8. DezSonntagFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionChristian 
11. DezMittwochAnniversary of the Statute of WestminsterObservance 
21. DezSamstagDecember SolsticeSeason 
23. DezMontagFirst Day of HanukkahJewish holiday 
24. DezDienstagChristmas EveObservance 
25. DezMittwochChristmasNational holiday, Christian 
26. DezDonnerstagBoxing DayNational holidayNB, NL, NT, NU, ON
30. DezMontagLast day of HanukkahJewish holiday 
31. DezDienstagNew Year's EveObservance 

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