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Complete List of U.S. & Canada Holidays

June 28, 2022

If you’re looking for special holiday sales and deals, you need to know about all the holidays! Everyone knows when Easter Sunday and Mother’s Day occur, but what about Palm Sunday or National 8-Track Tape 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 our complete list of 2022-2023 holidays which are celebrated in the United States and Canada:

Friday, July 1, 2022 – Canada Day (Memorial Day in Newfoundland and Labrador)
Monday, July 4, 2022 – Independence Day a/k/a “The Fourth of July”
Saturday, July 9, 2022 – Nunavut Day (Canada: Nunavut)
Wednesday, July 13, 2022 – National French Fry Day
Thursday, July 14, 2022 – Bastille Day
Thursday, July 14, 2022 – National Mac & Cheese Day
Sunday, July 17, 2022 – National Ice Cream Day
Sunday, July 17, 2022 – National Tattoo Day
Wednesday, July 20, 2022 – National Hot Dog Day
Sunday, July 24, 2022 – National Tequila Day
Sunday, July 24, 2022 – Pioneer Day (Utah)
Sunday, July 24, 2022 – Parents’ Day
Wednesday, July 27, 2022 – National Chicken Finger Day
Friday, July 29, 2022 – National Chicken Wing Day
Friday, July 29, 2022 – National Lasagna Day
Friday, July 29, 2022 – National Lipstick Day
Saturday, July 30, 2022 – National Cheesecake Day
Sunday, July 31, 2022 – National Avocado Day
Monday, August 1, 2022 – Civic Holiday (Canada: Manitoba, Nunavut, Ontario)
Monday, August 1, 2022 – Heritage Day (Canada: Alberta)
Monday, August 1, 2022 – Natal Day (Canada: Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island)
Monday, August 1, 2022 – New Brunswick Day (Canada: New Brunswick)
Monday, August 1, 2022 – Saskatchewan Day (Canada: Saskatchewan)
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 – National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 – National Watermelon Day
Thursday, August 4, 2022 – National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day
Saturday, August 6, 2022 – National Root Beer Float Day
Sunday, August 7, 2022 – Taste of Dorset, MN aka “The Restaurant Capital of the World”
Monday, August 8, 2022 – International Cat Day
Monday, August 8, 2022 – National Zucchini Day
Friday, August 12, 2022 – National Vinyl Record Day
Monday, August 15, 2022 – Discovery Day (Canada: Yukon)
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 – Black Cat Appreciation Day
Thursday, August 18, 2022 – National Fajita Day
Saturday, August 20, 2022 – National Radio Day
Saturday, August 20, 2022 – National Lemonade Day
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 – National Waffle Day
Thursday, August 25, 2022 – National Banana Split Day
Friday, August 26, 2022 – National Dog Day
Sunday, August 28, 2022 – Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day
Saturday, September 3, 2022 – International Bacon Day
Monday, September 5, 2022 – Labor Day
Monday, September 5, 2022 – Labour Day (Canada)
Monday, September 5, 2022 – National Cheese Pizza Day
Sunday, September 11, 2022 – Patriot Day (9/11)
Sunday, September 11, 2022 – Grandparents’ Day
Friday, September 16, 2022 – Mexican Independence Day (big day for Mexican restaurant deals!)
Friday, September 16, 2022 – Stepfamily Day
Friday, September 16, 2022 – National Guacamole Day
Saturday, September 17, 2022 – Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day
Saturday, September 17, 2022 – Citizenship Day aka Constitution Day
Sunday, September 18, 2022 – National Cheeseburger Day
Monday, September 19, 2022 – Talk Like a Pirate Day
Tuesday, September 20, 2022 – National Pepperoni Pizza Day (big day for pizza deals!)
Thursday, September 22, 2022 – National Ice Cream Cone Day
Friday, September 23, 2022 – Native Americans’ Day (California)
Monday, September 26, 2022 – National Pancake Day
Thursday, September 29, 2022 – National Coffee Day
Saturday, October 1, 2022 – National Black Dog Day
Tuesday, October 4, 2022 – National Taco Day
Tuesday, October 4, 2022 – National CB Radio Day (thank you, Jimmy Carter!)
Thursday, October 6, 2022 – National Noodle Day
Saturday, October 8, 2022 – National Salmon Day
Monday, October 10, 2022 – Columbus Day
Monday, October 10, 2022 – Native Americans’ Day (South Dakota)
Monday, October 10, 2022 – Thanksgiving Day (Canada)
Wednesday, October 12, 2022 – National Pulled Pork Day
Friday, October 14, 2022 – World Egg Day
Saturday, October 15, 2022 – Sweetest Day
Sunday, October 16, 2022 – Boss’s Day
Monday, October 17, 2022 – Tax Day II. If you filed an extension, tax returns are due today!
Monday, October 17, 2022 – National Pasta Day
Saturday, October 22, 2022 – National Make A Dog’s Day
Wednesday, October 26, 2022 – National Pumpkin Day
Friday, October 28, 2022 – National Chocolate Day
Friday, October 28, 2022 – Nevada Day
Saturday, October 29, 2022 – National Cat Day
Sunday, October 30, 2022 – National Candy Corn Day
Monday, October 31, 2022 – Halloween
Sunday, November 6, 2022 – Daylight Saving Time Ends
Tuesday, November 8, 2022 – Election Day
Thursday, November 3, 2022 – National Sandwich Day
Friday, November 4, 2022 – National Candy Day
Sunday, November 6, 2022 – National Nachos Day
Friday, November 11, 2022 – Veterans Day
Friday, November 11, 2022 – Remembrance Day (Canada)
Friday, November 11, 2022 – National Sundae Day
Sunday, November 13, 2022 – World Kindness Day
Monday, November 14, 2022 – National Pickle Day
Wednesday, November 16, 2022 – National Fast Food Day
Wednesday, November 23, 2022 – National Cranberry Day
Thursday, November 24, 2022 – Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 25, 2022 – Black Friday
Saturday, November 26, 2022 – Small Business Saturday
Monday, November 28, 2022 – Cyber Monday
Sunday, December 18, 2022 – Hanukkah begins at sunset
Monday, December 26, 2022 – Hanukkah ends at nightfall
Wednesday, December 7, 2022 – Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Thursday, December 8, 2022 – National Brownie Day
Friday, December 23, 2022 – Festivus. Is Festivus for the rest of us a real holiday? You decide!
Saturday, December 24, 2022 – Christmas Eve
Sunday, December 25, 2022 – Christmas Day
Monday, December 26, 2022 – Boxing Day
Monday, December 26, 2022 – Kwanzaa begins
Saturday, December 31, 2022 – New Year’s Eve

Sunday, January 1, 2023 – New Year’s Day
Sunday, January 1, 2023 – Kwanzaa ends
Monday, January 2, 2023 – National Buffet Day
Wednesday, January 4, 2023 – National Spaghetti Day
Monday, January 9, 2023 – National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day
Saturday, January 14, 2023 – National Hot Pastrami Sandwich Day
Sunday, January 15, 2023 – National Strawberry Ice Cream Day
Monday, January 16, 2023 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day aka MLK Day
Friday, January 20, 2023 – National Disc Jockey Day
Friday, January 20, 2023 – National Cheese Lover’s Day
Monday, January 23, 2023 – National Pie Day
Thursday, February 2, 2023 – Groundhog Day
Monday, February 6, 2023 – National Frozen Yogurt Day
Tuesday, February 7, 2023 – National Fettuccine Alfredo Day
Thursday, February 9, 2023 – National Pizza Day
Sunday, February 12, 2023 – Abe Lincoln’s Birthday
Sunday, February 12, 2023 – Super Bowl Sunday
Tuesday, February 14, 2023 – Valentine’s Day
Monday, February 20, 2023 – Presidents Day & George Washington’s Birthday
Monday, February 20, 2023 – Family Day (Canada: Alberta, Ontario, Saskatchewan)
Monday, February 20, 2023 – Islander Day (Canada: Prince Edward Island)
Monday, February 20, 2023 – Louis Riel Day (Canada: Manitoba)
Monday, February 20, 2023 – Nova Scotia Heritage Day (Canada: Nova Scotia)
Monday, February 20, 2023 – National Cherry Pie Day
Tuesday, February 21, 2023 – Mardi Gras Fat Tuesday (New Orleans & Gulf Coast)
Wednesday, February 22, 2023 – Ash Wednesday
Wednesday, February 22, 2023 – National Margarita Day
Thursday, February 23, 2023 – National Chili Day
Friday, February 24, 2023 – National Tortilla Chip Day
Thursday, March 9, 2023 – National Meatball Day
Thursday, March 9, 2023 – National Crab Meat Day
Sunday, March 12, 2023 – Daylight Saving Time Begins
Monday, March 13, 2023 – National Napping Day
Tuesday, March 14, 2023 – Pi Day (3/14, get it?)
Friday, March 17, 2023 – St. Patrick’s Day
Saturday, March 18, 2023 – National Corn Dog Day
Monday, March 20, 2023 – First Day of Spring
Monday, March 20, 2023 – National Ravioli Day
Thursday, March 23, 2023 – National Puppy Day
Thursday, March 23, 2023 – National Chip and Dip Day
Friday, March 24, 2023 – National Cheesesteak Day
Sunday, March 26, 2023 – Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day (Hawaii)
Thursday, March 30, 2023 – National Doctors’ Day
Saturday, April 1, 2023 – April Fools’ Day
Sunday, April 2, 2023 – Palm Sunday
Thursday, April 6, 2023 – National Burrito Day
Friday, April 7, 2023 – Good Friday
Friday, April 7, 2023 – National Beer Day
Sunday, April 9, 2023 – Easter Sunday
Monday, April 10, 2023 – National Siblings Day
Tuesday, April 11, 2023 – National 8-Track Tape Day
Tuesday, April 11, 2023 – National Pet Day
Tuesday, April 11, 2023 – National Submarine Day
Tuesday, April 11, 2023 – National Barber Shop Quartet Day
Tuesday, April 11, 2023 – National Cheese Fondue Day
Saturday, April 15, 2023 – Record Store Day
Sunday, April 16, 2023 – Emancipation Day (Washington, DC)
Monday, April 17, 2023 – Easter Monday
Tuesday, April 18, 2023 – Tax Day (federal and most state tax returns due)
Wednesday, April 19, 2023 – National Garlic Day
Saturday, April 22, 2023 – Earth Day
Wednesday, April 26, 2023 – Administrative Professionals’ Day aka Secretaries’ Day
Saturday, April 29, 2023 – National Shrimp Scampi Day
Monday, May 1, 2023 – May Day
Tuesday, May 2, 2023 – National Teacher Appreciation Day
Thursday, May 4, 2023 – Star Wars Day (May the 4th Be With You!)
Friday, May 5, 2023 – Cinco de Mayo (big day for Mexican restaurant deals!)
Saturday, May 6, 2023 – National Nurses Day
Saturday, May 6, 2023 – Free Comic Book Day
Wednesday, May 10, 2023 – National Shrimp Day
Sunday, May 14, 2023 – Mother’s Day
Monday, May 15, 2023 – National Chocolate Chip Day
Saturday, May 20, 2023 – Armed Forces Day
Monday, May 22, 2023 – Victoria Day (Canada except Quebec)
Monday, May 22, 2023 – National Patriots’ Day (Canada: Quebec)
Sunday, May 28, 2023 – Pentecost Sunday
Sunday, May 28, 2023 – National Hamburger Day
Monday, May 29, 2023 – Memorial Day
Monday, May 29, 2023 – Pentecost Monday
Friday, June 2, 2023 – National Rotisserie Chicken Day
Friday, June 2, 2023 – National Doughnut Day
Sunday, June 4, 2023 – National Cheese Day
Thursday, June 8, 2023 – National Best Friends Day
Saturday, June 10, 2023 – National Iced Tea Day
Sunday, June 11, 2023 – King Kamehameha Day (Hawaii)
Wednesday, June 14, 2023 – Flag Day
Thursday, June 15, 2023 – National Lobster Day
Friday, June 16, 2023 – National Flip Flop Day
Sunday, June 18, 2023 – Father’s Day
Monday, June 19, 2023 – Juneteenth
Monday, June 19, 2023 – National Martini Day
Tuesday, June 21, 2023 – National Indigenous Peoples Day (Canada)
Wednesday, June 21, 2023 – First Day of Summer
Saturday, June 24, 2023 – St. Jean Baptiste Day (Canada: Quebec)
Monday, June 26, 2023 – Discovery Day (Canada: Newfoundland and Labrador)

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.