Holidays and Observances in Canada in 2014


List of Holidays and Observances of Canada in 2014

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Holiday Date

Weekday

Holiday Name

Holiday Type

Applies To

1-Jan-14WednesdayNew Year’s DayNational holiday
2-Jan-14ThursdayDay After New Year’s DayLocal holidayQuebec
6-Jan-14MondayEpiphanyObservance, Christian
7-Jan-14TuesdayOrthodox Christmas DayOrthodox
14-Jan-14TuesdayProphet’s BirthdayMuslim
14-Jan-14TuesdayOrthodox New YearOrthodox
16-Jan-14ThursdayTu B’Shevat (Arbor Day)Jewish holiday
31-Jan-14FridayChinese New YearObservance
2-Feb-14SundayGroundhog DayObservance
10-Feb-14MondayFamily DayCommon Local holidaysBritish Columbia
14-Feb-14FridayValentine’s DayObservance
15-Feb-14SaturdayNational Flag of Canada DayObservance
17-Feb-14MondayLouis Riel DayCommon Local holidaysManitoba
17-Feb-14MondayIslander DayCommon Local holidaysPr.Edward I
17-Feb-14MondayFamily DayCommon Local holidaysAB, ON, SK
21-Feb-14FridayHeritage Day in the YukonLocal holidayYukon Territory
1-Mar-14SaturdaySt David’s DayObservance
4-Mar-14TuesdayCarnival/Shrove TuesdayChristian
5-Mar-14WednesdayAsh WednesdayChristian
9-Mar-14SundayDaylight Saving Time startsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
10-Mar-14MondayCommonwealth DayObservance
16-Mar-14SundayPurimJewish holiday
17-Mar-14MondaySt. Patrick’s DayObservance
17-Mar-14MondaySt. Patrick’s DayLocal holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
20-Mar-14ThursdayMarch equinoxSeason
6-Apr-14SundayNational Tartan DayObservance
9-Apr-14WednesdayVimy Ridge DayObservance
13-Apr-14SundayPalm SundayChristian
15-Apr-14TuesdayFirst day of PassoverJewish holiday
17-Apr-14ThursdayMaundy ThursdayChristian
18-Apr-14FridayOrthodox Good FridayOrthodox
18-Apr-14FridayGood FridayNational holiday, Christian
19-Apr-14SaturdayOrthodox Holy SaturdayOrthodox
19-Apr-14SaturdayHoly SaturdayChristian
20-Apr-14SundayOrthodox EasterOrthodox
20-Apr-14SundayEaster SundayObservance, Christian
21-Apr-14MondaySt. George’s DayLocal holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
21-Apr-14MondayOrthodox Easter MondayOrthodox
21-Apr-14MondayEaster MondayNational holiday, Christian
22-Apr-14TuesdayLast day of PassoverJewish holiday
28-Apr-14MondayYom HaShoahJewish holiday
6-May-14TuesdayYom HaAtzmautJewish holiday
11-May-14SundayMother’s DayObservance
18-May-14SundayLag B’OmerJewish holiday
19-May-14MondayVictoria DayNational holidayAll except QC
19-May-14MondayNational Patriots’ DayLocal holidayQuebec
27-May-14TuesdayIsra and Mi’rajMuslim
29-May-14ThursdayAscension DayChristian
4-Jun-14WednesdayShavuotJewish holiday
8-Jun-14SundayPentecostChristian
9-Jun-14MondayWhit MondayChristian
15-Jun-14SundayTrinity SundayChristian
15-Jun-14SundayFather’s DayObservance
19-Jun-14ThursdayCorpus ChristiChristian
21-Jun-14SaturdayNational Aboriginal DayObservance
21-Jun-14SaturdayJune SolsticeSeason
21-Jun-14SaturdayNational Aboriginal DayLocal holidayNorthwest Territories
23-Jun-14MondayDiscovery DayLocal holidayNewfoundland and Labrador
24-Jun-14TuesdaySt. Jean Baptiste DayLocal holidayQuebec
29-Jun-14SundayRamadan beginsMuslim
1-Jul-14TuesdayCanada DayNational holiday
1-Jul-14TuesdayMemorial DayLocal observanceNewfoundland and Labrador
9-Jul-14WednesdayNunavut DayLocal holidayNunavut Territory
14-Jul-14MondayOrangemen’s DayLocal observanceNewfoundland and Labrador
24-Jul-14ThursdayLaylat al-Qadr (Night of Destiny)Muslim
29-Jul-14TuesdayEid-al-FitrMuslim
4-Aug-14MondayNew Brunswick DayCommon Local holidaysNew Brunswick
4-Aug-14MondayHeritage Day in AlbertaCommon Local holidays
4-Aug-14MondayNatal DayCommon Local holidaysNova Scotia, Pr.Edward I
4-Aug-14MondayCivic/Provincial DayCommon Local holidaysMB, NT, ON, SK
4-Aug-14MondayBritish Columbia DayCommon Local holidaysBritish Columbia
5-Aug-14TuesdayTisha B’AvJewish holiday
15-Aug-14FridayGold Cup ParadeLocal holidayPr.Edward I
15-Aug-14FridayAssumption of MaryChristian
18-Aug-14MondayDiscovery DayLocal holidayYukon Territory
1-Sep-14MondayLabour DayNational holidayAll
23-Sep-14TuesdaySeptember equinoxSeason
25-Sep-14ThursdayRosh HashanaJewish holiday
4-Oct-14SaturdayYom KippurJewish holiday
4-Oct-14SaturdayFeast of St Francis of AssisiChristian
5-Oct-14SundayEid-al-AdhaMuslim
9-Oct-14ThursdayFirst day of SukkotJewish holiday
13-Oct-14MondayThanksgiving DayNational holidayAll
15-Oct-14WednesdayLast day of SukkotJewish holiday
16-Oct-14ThursdayShmini Atzeret/Simchat TorahJewish holiday
23-Oct-14ThursdayDiwali/DeepavaliObservance
25-Oct-14SaturdayMuharram/Islamic New YearMuslim
31-Oct-14FridayHalloweenObservance
1-Nov-14SaturdayAll Saints’ DayObservance
2-Nov-14SundayDaylight Saving Time endsClock change/Daylight Saving Time
2-Nov-14SundayAll Souls’ DayChristian
11-Nov-14TuesdayRemembrance DayCommon Local holidaysAll except ON, QC
30-Nov-14SundayFirst Sunday of AdventObservance
8-Dec-14MondayFeast of the Immaculate ConceptionChristian
11-Dec-14ThursdayAnniversary of the Statute of WestminsterObservance
17-Dec-14WednesdayFirst Day of HanukkahJewish holiday
21-Dec-14SundayDecember SolsticeSeason
24-Dec-14WednesdayLast day of HanukkahJewish holiday
24-Dec-14WednesdayChristmas EveObservance
25-Dec-14ThursdayChristmasNational holiday, Christian
26-Dec-14FridayBoxing DayNational holidayAll except NU
31-Dec-14WednesdayNew Year’s EveObservance