Ontario (Canada) Public Holidays 2016

Ontario Statutory Holidays Calendar 2016

Ontario Statutory Holidays Calendar 2016

Check Ontario public holidays for the calendar year 2016. Check dates in 2016 for New Year’s Day, Family Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Civic Holiday / Emancipation Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas and Boxing Day.

2016 Ontario Public Holidays
No Month Day Week Day Holiday
1 January 1 Friday New Year’s Day
2 February 15 Monday Family Day
3 March 25 Friday Good Friday
4 May 23 Monday Victoria Day
5 July 1 Friday Canada Day
6 August 1 Monday Civic Holiday / Emancipation Day
7 September 5 Monday Labor Day
8 October 10 Monday Thanksgiving Day
9 December 26 Monday Christmas (Observed)
10 December 27 Tuesday Boxing Day (Observed)


  • Civic Holiday – Civic Holiday is the most widely used name for a public holiday celebrated in most of Canada on the first Monday in August.
  • Emancipation Day – Emancipation Day is celebrated first Monday in August. According to the Paducah Sun newspaper, this is the anniversary of the day slaves in this region learned of their freedom.