There are 8 statutory holidays in Manitoba (MB). The Manitoba Statutory Holidays 2023 include New Year’s Day, Louis Riel Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas.

Easter Sunday, Terry Fox Day, Remembrance Day and Boxing Day are not General Holidays.

General holidays are sometimes referred to as statutory holidays or stat holidays. They are days recognized by law as holidays. Employees either have this day off with pay, or are paid differently if they work.

Manitoba Statutory Holidays 2023

Date Week Day Holiday
January – 1 Sunday New Year’s Day
February – 20 Monday Louis Riel Day
April – 7 Friday Good Friday
May – 22 Monday Victoria Day
July – 1 Saturday Canada Day
September – 4 Monday Labour Day
October – 9 Monday Thanksgiving Day
December – 25 Monday Christmas

Manitoba Optional Holidays 2023

Date Week Day Holiday
April – 9 Sunday Easter Sunday
August – 1 Monday Terry Fox Day
November – 11 Thursday Remembrance Day
December – 26 Tuesday Boxing Day

Calendar for Manitoba Statutory Holidays 2023

Manitoba Statutory Holidays 2023
Manitoba Statutory Holidays 2023

Special Rules for Manitoba Statutory Holidays 2023

  • General holidays are sometimes referred to as statutory holidays or stat holidays. They are days recognized by law as holidays. Employees either have this day off with pay, or are paid differently if they work.
  • Employees who do not work on Easter Sunday, Terry Fox Day and Boxing Day, do not have to be paid because these are not general holidays.
  • When a general holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday that an employee does not normally work, the employee must get the next regular workday off with general holiday pay.

Reference : Manitoba -> Labour -> Employment Standards -> General Holidays