Annual Cultural Celebrations in Canada

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Some Celebrated Canada Months and Events

Martin Luther King Day January 15
Lincoln Alexander Day January 21
African-Canadian Black History Month February
World Day of Social Justice June 20
International day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination March 21
International Women’s Day March 8
Sikh Heritage Month April
Asian Heritage Month May
Emancipation Day June 19
World Refugee Day June 20
Pride Month June
National indigenous History Month June
Saint-Jean-Baptise Day June 24
Canadian Multiculturalism Day June 27
Canada Day July 1
Nelson Mandela Day July 18
Emancipation Day August 1
International day of the World’s Indigenous People August 9
Islamic History Month October
International Day of Eradication of Poverty October 17
Remembarance Day November 12
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women November 25
International Day for the Abolition of Slavery Day November 25
Humans Rights Day December 10
Christmas Day December 25