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Complete List of U.S. & Canada Holidays

If you’re looking for special holiday sales and deals, you need to know about all the holidays! Everyone knows when Christmas Day and Easter Sunday occur, but what about Ash Wednesday or National Cat Day? Stores, restaurants, and shopping malls use any holiday to hold special sales, promotions, and events. This includes the minor, lesser-known holidays. Here’s a complete list of 2020-2019 holidays which are celebrated in the United States and Canada:

Wednesday, February 14, 2020 – Valentine’s Day
Wednesday, February 14, 2020 – Ash Wednesday
Monday, February 19, 2020 – Presidents Day & George Washington’s Birthday
Monday, February 19, 2020 – Family Day (Canada: Alberta, Ontario, Saskatchewan)
Monday, February 19, 2020 – Islander Day (Canada: Prince Edward Island)
Monday, February 19, 2020 – Louis Riel Day (Canada: Manitoba)
Monday, February 19, 2020 – Nova Scotia Heritage Day (Canada: Nova Scotia)
Thursday, February 22, 2020 – National Margarita Day
Sunday, March 11, 2020 – Daylight Saving Time Begins
Wednesday, March 14, 2020 – Pi Day (3/14, get it?)
Saturday, March 17, 2020 – St. Patrick’s Day
Friday, March 23, 2020 – National Puppy Day
Sunday, March 25, 2020 – Palm Sunday
Monday, March 26, 2020 – Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day (Hawaii)
Friday, March 30, 2020 – National Doctors’ Day
Friday, March 30, 2020 – Good Friday
Sunday, April 1, 2020 – April Fools’ Day
Sunday, April 1, 2020 – Easter Sunday
Monday, April 2, 2020 – Easter Monday
Tuesday, April 10, 2020 – National Siblings Day
Wednesday, April 11, 2020 – National 8-Track Tape Day
Wednesday, April 11, 2020 – National Pet Day
Wednesday, April 11, 2020 – National Submarine Day
Wednesday, April 11, 2020 – National Barber Shop Quartet Day
Wednesday, April 11, 2020 – National Cheese Fondue Day
Monday, April 16, 2020 – Emancipation Day (Washington, DC)
Tuesday, April 17, 2020 – Tax Day (NOT April 15 this year)
Saturday, April 21, 2020 – Record Store Day
Sunday, April 22, 2020 – Earth Day
Wednesday, April 25, 2020 – Administrative Professionals’ Day aka Secretaries’ Day
Tuesday, May 1, 2020 – May Day
Friday, May 4, 2020 – Star Wars Day (May the 4th Be With You!)
Saturday, May 5, 2020 – Cinco de Mayo (big day for Mexican restaurant deals!)
Saturday, May 5, 2020 – Free Comic Book Day
Tuesday, May 8, 2020 – National Teacher Appreciation Day
Sunday, May 13, 2020 – Mother’s Day
Saturday, May 19, 2020 – Armed Forces Day
Sunday, May 20, 2020 – Pentecost Sunday
Monday, May 21, 2020 – Pentecost Monday
Monday, May 21, 2020 – Victoria Day (Canada except Quebec)
Monday, May 21, 2020 – National Patriots’ Day (Canada: Quebec)
Monday, May 28, 2020 – Memorial Day
Friday, June 1, 2020 – National Doughnut Day
Monday, June 4, 2020 – National Cheese Day
Monday, June 11, 2020 – King Kamehameha Day (Hawaii)
Thursday, June 14, 2020 – Flag Day
Sunday, June 17, 2020 – Father’s Day
Thursday, June 21, 2020 – First Day of Summer
Thursday, June 21, 2020 – National Aboriginal Day (Canada: Northwest Territories)
Sunday, June 24, 2020 – St. Jean Baptiste Day (Canada: Quebec)
Monday, June 25, 2020 – Discovery Day (Newfoundland and Labrador)
Sunday, July 1, 2020 – Canada Day (Memorial Day in Newfoundland and Labrador)
Wednesday, July 4, 2020 – Independence Day a/k/a “The Fourth of July”
Monday, July 9, 2020 – Nunavut Day (Canada: Nunavut)
Saturday, July 14, 2020 – Bastille Day
Saturday, July 14, 2020 – National Mac & Cheese Day
Sunday, July 15, 2020 – National Ice Cream Day
Wednesday, July 19, 2020 – National Hot Dog Day
Sunday, July 22, 2020 – Parents’ Day
Tuesday, July 24, 2020 – Pioneer Day (Utah)
Sunday, July 29, 2020 – National Chicken Wing Day
Monday, July 30, 2020 – National Cheesecake Day
Friday, August 3, 2020 – National Watermelon Day
Monday, August 6, 2020 – National Root Beer Float Day
Monday, August 6, 2020 – Civic Holiday (Canada: Manitoba, Nunavut, Ontario)
Monday, August 6, 2020 – Heritage Day (Canada: Alberta)
Monday, August 6, 2020 – Natal Day (Canada: Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island)
Monday, August 6, 2020 – New Brunswick Day (Canada: New Brunswick)
Monday, August 6, 2020 – Saskatchewan Day (Canada: Saskatchewan)

Sunday, August 12, 2020 – National Vinyl Record Day
Monday, August 20, 2020 – National Radio Day
Monday, August 20, 2020 – Discovery Day (Canada: Yukon)
Sunday, August 26, 2020 – National Dog Day
Monday, September 3, 2020 – Labor Day
Monday, September 3, 2020 – Labour Day (Canada)
Sunday, September 9, 2020 – Grandparents’ Day
Tuesday, September 11, 2020 – Patriot Day (9/11)
Sunday, September 16, 2020 – Mexican Independence Day (big day for Mexican restaurant deals!)
Sunday, September 16, 2020 – Stepfamily Day
Monday, September 17, 2020 – Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day
Monday, September 17, 2020 – Citizenship Day aka Constitution Day
Tuesday, September 18, 2020 – National Cheeseburger Day
Wednesday, September 19, 2020 – Talk Like a Pirate Day
Thursday, September 20, 2020 – National Pepperoni Pizza Day
Friday, September 28, 2020 – Native Americans’ Day (California)
Saturday, September 29, 2020 – National Coffee Day
Thursday, October 4, 2020 – National Taco Day
Thursday, October 4, 2020 – National CB Radio Day (thank you, Jimmy Carter!)
Monday, October 8, 2020 – Columbus Day
Monday, October 8, 2020 – Native Americans’ Day (South Dakota)
Monday, October 8, 2020 – Thanksgiving Day (Canada)
Friday, October 12, 2020 – National Pulled Pork Day
Monday, October 15, 2020 – Tax Day II. If you filed an extension, tax returns are due today!
Tuesday, October 16, 2020 – Boss’s Day
Wednesday, October 17, 2020 – National Pasta Day
Saturday, October 20, 2020 – Sweetest Day
Friday, October 26, 2020 – Nevada Day
Monday, October 29, 2020 – National Cat Day
Tuesday, October 30, 2020 – National Candy Corn Day
Wednesday, October 31, 2020 – Halloween
Saturday, November 3, 2020 – National Sandwich Day
Sunday, November 4, 2020 – Daylight Saving Time Ends
Tuesday, November 6, 2020 – National Nacho Day
Tuesday, November 6, 2020 – Election Day
Sunday, November 11, 2020 – Veterans Day
Sunday, November 11, 2020 – Remembrance Day (Canada)
Thursday, November 22, 2020 – Thanksgiving Day (United States)
Friday, November 23, 2020 – Black Friday
Saturday, November 24, 2020 – Small Business Saturday
Monday, November 26, 2020 – Cyber Monday
Sunday, December 2, 2020 – Hanukkah begins at sunset
Friday, December 7, 2020 – Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Monday, December 10, 2020 – Hanukkah ends at nightfall
Sunday, December 22, 2020 – Festivus. Is Festivus for the rest of us a real holiday? You decide!
Monday, December 24, 2020 – Christmas Eve
Tuesday, December 25, 2020 – Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 26, 2020 – Kwanzaa begins
Wednesday, December 26, 2020 – Boxing Day (Canada)
Monday, December 31, 2020 – New Year’s Eve
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 – New Year’s Day
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 – Kwanzaa ends
Sunday, January 20, 2019 – National Disc Jockey Day
Monday, January 21, 2019 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Saturday, February 2, 2019 – Groundhog Day
Sunday, February 3, 2019 – Super Bowl Sunday
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 – National Froyo Day
Thursday, February 7, 2019 – National Fettuccine Alfredo Day
Saturday, February 9, 2019 – National Pizza Pie Day
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 – Abe Lincoln’s Birthday
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – Mardi Gras Fat Tuesday (New Orleans & Gulf Coast)



Check around for special sales and promotional events in your area which are held on these holidays. Also, be aware of early/late opening and closing times for stores, restaurants, and shopping malls on specific holidays. Any holiday is an excuse for a sale, often with extended holiday hours of operation. As always, call ahead to confirm open/closed status and hours before heading out.

FAQ

Are things closed on Mother's Day?

Mother's Day is not a federal holiday. Organizations, businesses and stores are open or closed, just as they are on any other Sunday in the year. Public transit systems run to their normal Sunday schedules. Restaurants may be busier than usual, as some people take their mothers out for a treat.

Is it Mother's Day today 2019?

When is Mother's Day 2019? In the UK the wonderful event will be celebrated on March 31, 2019. In the United States and many destinations around the globe, Mother's Day 2019 is being celebrated on Sunday, May 12. The special day is a chance for families to show their appreciation for their mothers.

When was Mother's Day May 8th?

Dates for Mother's Day from 2015 to 2025When is ...?DateDay of the weekMother's Day 2016May 8, 2016SundayMother's Day 2017May 14, 2017SundayMother's Day 2018May 13, 2018SundayMother's Day 2019May 12, 2019Sunday8 more rowsWhen is Mother's Day 2020 & 2021? Dates of Mother's Daywww.calendarpedia.com › when-is › mothers-day

Does Chipotle close on Easter?

Among the national chain restaurants, exceptions are Chipotle, which keeps most locations closed on Easter, and Chick-fil-A, which is closed in every location on every Sunday—so that obviously includes Easter.

Does Walmart Close on Easter?

Walmart understands the holiday struggle, which is why most locations will remain open during normal operating hours on Easter. That means Walmart Supercenter locations are open 24/7 and other stores follow their regular Sunday schedule. ... Whole Foods: Most stores are open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Is Publix closed on Easter 2019?

All Publix stores and pharmacies are closed on Easter 2019. According to Publix's website: “All stores and pharmacies will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 21, so that our associates can share the day with family and friends. We'll be back to our regular hours on Monday, April 22, for your convenience.”

When did retail stores start opening on Sundays?

But the general practice of stores opening on Sundays year-round didn't start here until the early 1970s. Even when West Town Mall opened in the summer of 1972, its stores were closed on Sundays. They didn't start opening regularly on Sundays until the fall of 1973.

Are malls opened on New Year's Day?

Jan. 1 is traditionally a busy shopping day, and the vast majority of malls and major retailers will be open on New Year's Day 2018. ... Among them, Costco is closed on New Year's Day, and all locations for Aldi grocery stores are closed on New Year's Day.

What time does the Burlington Mall open for walkers?

Mall Hours:Monday to Saturday: 10am - 9pmSunday: 11am - 6pmMall Walking Hours:Monday to Sunday: 6am - 10amFloors: 3View Mall MapWelcome to Emerald ...

What are the holiday hours for King of Prussia Mall?

KING OF PRUSSIA, PA — Many malls will be offering extended hours in the days before Christmas. Here's a look at the hours at King of Prussia this holiday season. Dec. 20-21: 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Dec. 22-23: 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.