What Long weekends are in August?

What Long weekends are in August?

Provincial and Stat Holidays in Canada

Holiday 2022 2020
Civic Holiday Mon., August 1 Mon., August 3
Discovery Day (YK) Mon., August 15 Mon., August 17
Labour Day Mon., September 5 Mon., September 7
National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Fri., September 30 n/a

Why does August have a long weekend?

The intent of the Civic Holiday seems simply to be to “not work”. The tradition of a holiday in the middle of summer in Toronto dates back to 1869 and was formally created in 1875 when the first Monday in August became the August Civic Holiday in Toronto.

What is the August long weekend in Ontario?

August 1 – Monday: Ontario Civic Holiday Also known as Simcoe Day in Ontario, and commonly just called the August Long Weekend. This is an optional holiday created by the Ontario government. Employers are not obligated to give their employees the day off, but a fair number do depending on the sector and industry.

What is the August long weekend 2021?

Civic Holiday dates

Year Date Day
2021 August 2 Monday
2022 August 1 Monday
2023 August 7 Monday
2024 August 5 Monday

Is there a long weekend in August 2022?

Christmas in 2022 is on a weekend: Christmas day on a Sunday and Boxing Day following on Monday….List of Canadian holidays in 2022.

Holiday Date in 2022 Observance
Civic Holiday August 1, Monday AB, BC, SK, ON, NB, NU
Labour Day September 5, Monday National

Is August 2 2021 a stat holiday?

A new federal statutory holiday for 2021 is the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation to be observed on September 30 by all federally regulated employees….List of Canadian holidays in 2021.

Holiday Date in 2021 Observance
Civic Holiday August 2, Monday AB, BC, SK, ON, NB, NU
Labour Day September 6, Monday National

Is Aug 2 a stat holiday?

Easter Sunday, Easter Monday, National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Boxing Day are not statutory holidays in B.C….2021 statutory holidays.

Holiday Date
B.C. Day Monday, August 2
Labour Day Monday, September 6
Thanksgiving Day Monday, October 11
Remembrance Day Thursday, November 11

Is August long weekend a stat?

Remembrance Day is not a statutory holiday in Ontario, making it the most controversial non-stat holiday in the province. Many people think that is should be a statutory holiday all across Canada….Statutory Holidays in Ontario in 2021 and 2022.

Holiday Civic Holiday First Monday in August
2021 Mon, August 2
2022 Mon, August 1
2023 Mon, August 7

Is Monday 2nd August a public holiday?

To help you plan your holidays and day trips in Sydney and New South Wales, we have listed the NSW public holidays and long weekends for 2022….Archive: NSW Public Holidays 2021.

Holiday Date Day
Easter Monday 5 April Monday
Anzac Day 25 April Sunday
Queen’s Birthday 14 June Monday
Bank Holiday* 2 August Monday

What holiday is August 22nd?

2022 Daily Holidays that fall on August 22, include:

  • Be an Angel Day.
  • Eat a Peach Day.
  • National Bad Day.
  • National Bao Day.
  • National Pecan Torte Day.
  • National Take Your Cat to the Vet Day.
  • National Tooth Fairy Day – (Also on February 28)
  • Never Been Better Day.

What holiday is August 4th?

Holiday Category Tags
Aug 4 Thursday
Cook Islands Constitution Day Federal Cultural, Historical, International
Hooray for Kids Day Special Interest American, Children
National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day Food & Beverage Chocolate, Dessert, Food