Family Day is celebrated on the first Sunday in August in Alberta. The day is meant to honour family, friends, and loved ones. It’s a provincial holiday in Alberta meaning all businesses are closed the day. There are parades and concerts across the province as well as family fun days.
When was Family Day in Alberta?
In Alberta, the first Sunday in August is designated as Family Day. It is a statutory holiday that allows Albertans to take time off work to be with family and friends. Schools and many businesses are closed on this day.