Canada

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Canada for 2018 ready to be integrated into your application.

Canada is a North American Country, where early Indigenous peoples 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.

Date Weekday Name
January 1st Monday New Year's Day
January 17th Wednesday Raoul Wallenberg Day
February 2nd Friday Groundhog Day
February 14th Wednesday Valentine's Day
February 15th Thursday National Flag of Canada Day
March 12th Monday Commonwealth Day
March 17th Saturday Saint Patrick's Day
March 20th Tuesday March Equinox
March 30th Friday Good Friday
April 1st Sunday Easter
April 1st Sunday April Fools' Day
April 6th Friday Tartan Day
April 9th Monday Vimy Ridge Day
April 22nd Sunday Earth Day
May 13th Sunday Mother's Day
May 21st Monday Victoria Day
June 17th Sunday Father's Day
June 19th Tuesday Loyalist Day
June 21st Thursday June Solstice
June 27th Wednesday Canadian Multiculturalism Day
August 9th Thursday National Peacekeepers' Day
September 3rd Monday Labor Day
September 9th Sunday National Grandparents' Day
September 23rd Sunday September Equinox
October 31st Wednesday Halloween
December 6th Thursday National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
December 21st Friday December Solstice
December 24th Monday Christmas Eve
December 25th Tuesday Christmas Day
December 31st Monday New Year's Eve
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="CA" -d year="2018" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"