2016 Statutory Holidays Calendar – Visiting Niagara during the holidays all year round

Statutory Holidays Calendar

Visiting Niagara during the holiday’s is a great way to get more value add out of your vacation stay.

There are fun holiday attractions all year round and events too! We feature the most robust holiday section to peruse through, and make it easy for you to book your vacation at the same time!

During Halloween we have ghost tours, spooky attractions, scary films and theatre productions. Everyone loves our pumpkin farms and scavenger hunts for the entire family.

Christmas in Niagara Falls is spectacular, the snow, the illumination of Niagara Falls, the Winter Festival of Lights along the parkway.

Snuggle up at our cozy hotels, or B&B’s you’ll love Winter in Niagara Falls. Remember you can book a great vacation with the official tourism authority who knows Niagara best!

2016 Statutory Holidays in Canada

Holiday Date in 2016 Observance
New Year’s Day January 1, Friday National
Islander Day February 15, Monday PEI
Louis Riel Day Feb 15, Monday MB
Heritage Day February 15, Monday NS
Family Day February 15, Monday (Feb 8 in BC) BC, AB, SK, ON
Valentine’s Day February 14, Sunday Not a stat holiday
Leap Day February 29, Monday Not a holiday
St. Patrick’s Day March 17, Thursday Not a stat holiday
Good Friday March 25, Friday National except QC
Easter Monday March 28, Monday QC
Mother’s Day May 8, Sunday Not a stat holiday
Victoria Day May 23, Monday National except NB, NS, NL
Father’s Day June 19, Sunday Not a holiday
Aboriginal Day June 21, Tuesday NWT
St. Jean Baptiste Day June 24, Friday QC
Canada Day July 1, Friday National
Civic Holiday August 1, Monday AB, BC, SK, ON, NB, NU
Labour Day September 5, Monday National
Thanksgiving October 10, Monday National except NB, NS, NL
Halloween October 31, Monday Not a holiday
Remembrance Day November 11, Friday National except MB, ON, QC, NS
Christmas Day December 25, Sunday National
Boxing Day December 26, Monday ON