Statutory Holidays in Ontario in 2018

Ontario 2018

List of Holidays in Ontario in 2018

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Monday New Year's Day Statutory Holiday
Monday Family Day Regional Holiday Statutory holiday in several provinces
Friday Good Friday Regional Holiday Statutory, optional in Quebec
Sunday Mother's Day Not A Public Holiday
Monday Victoria Day Regional Holiday Most provinces
Sunday Father's Day Not A Public Holiday 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
Monday Canada Day Statutory Holiday National Day
Monday Civic Holiday Regional Holiday Ontario. Non Statutory but widely observed
Monday Labour Day Statutory Holiday First Monday in September
Monday Thanksgiving Regional Holiday 2nd Monday in October
Tuesday Christmas Day Statutory Holiday
Wednesday Boxing Day Regional Holiday Statutory in Ontario and federal jurisdictions


  • While some employers give their employees a holiday on Easter Sunday, Easter Monday, the first Monday in August or Remembrance Day, the employer is not required to do so.