National Acadian Day

August 15 is the day that Acadians celebrate National Acadian Day. Discover the rich heritage and culture of the Acadian people and take part in the various celebrations.

National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 21 marks the annual recognition of National Indigenous Peoples Day. Previously called National Aboriginal Day, it is an official day to celebrate the culture and contributions of First Nations, Inuit and M├ętis communities in what is currently referred to as...

Black History Month

Every February, people in Canada are invited to participate in Black History Month festivities and events that honour the legacy of Black Canadians and their communities.

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

The International Day of Women and Girls in Science recognizes the critical role women and girls play in science and technology. It’s time to celebrate the women and girls, who are leading innovation and call for actions to remove all barriers that hold them...