Ontario, Canada

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Ontario, Canada for 2021 ready to be integrated into your application.

Canada is a North American Country, where early Indigenous people lived off the land. Later colonized by the British and French, Canada was founded as a country on July 1, 1867. Canada’s landscape is vast and is the second largest country by total area. Known today to be one of the most ethnically and culturally diverse countries. The word Canada has been translated to mean “village” or “settlement” in St. Lawrence Iroquoians’ language.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Friday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 17th Sunday Raoul Wallenberg Day
February 2nd Tuesday Groundhog Day
February 14th Sunday Valentine's Day
February 15th Monday Family Day Only in certain areas. Long weekend.
February 15th Monday National Flag of Canada Day Long weekend.
February 22nd Monday NHL Trade Deadline Long weekend.
March 8th Monday Commonwealth Day Long weekend.
March 17th Wednesday Saint Patrick's Day
March 20th Saturday March Equinox
April 1st Thursday April Fools' Day
April 2nd Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 4th Sunday Easter
April 5th Monday Easter Monday Only in certain areas. Long weekend.
April 6th Tuesday Tartan Day
April 9th Friday Vimy Ridge Day Long weekend.
April 22nd Thursday Earth Day
May 9th Sunday Mother's Day
May 24th Monday Victoria Day Only in certain areas. Long weekend.
June 19th Saturday Loyalist Day
June 20th Sunday Father's Day
June 21st Monday National Aboriginal Day Only in certain areas. Long weekend.
June 21st Monday June Solstice Long weekend.
June 27th Sunday Canadian Multiculturalism Day
July 1st Thursday Canada Day
July 10th Saturday Nikola Tesla Day Only in certain areas.
August 2nd Monday Colonel By Day Only in certain areas. Long weekend.
August 9th Monday National Peacekeepers' Day Long weekend.
September 6th Monday Labor Day Long weekend.
September 12th Sunday National Grandparents' Day
September 22nd Wednesday September Equinox
September 30th Thursday National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
October 11th Monday Thanksgiving Day Only in certain areas. Long weekend.
October 31st Sunday Halloween
November 11th Thursday Remembrance Day Only in certain areas.
December 6th Monday National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women Long weekend.
December 21st Tuesday December Solstice
December 24th Friday Christmas Eve Long weekend.
December 25th Saturday Christmas Day
December 26th Sunday Boxing Day Only in certain areas.
December 31st Friday New Year's Eve Long weekend.
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
$ curl -G -d country="CA-ON" -d year="2021" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
import "github.com/joshtronic/go-holidayapi"
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "CA-ON",
  "year": "2021",
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
  country: 'CA-ON',
  year: '2021',
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'CA-ON',
  'year' => '2021',
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "CA-ON"
$Body.year = "2021"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'CA-ON',
  'year': '2021',
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'CA-ON',
  'year': '2021',