The summer solstice occurs on Monday, June 20th.
Follow the links below to learn about two Canadian celebrations connected to the summer solstice.
National Aboriginal Day, June 21st:
“Catch the spirit of the 20th Anniversary of National Aboriginal Day on June 21! Come celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples in Canada.”
- Government of Canada Learning Resources (English) (French)
- Canadian Encyclopedia Article (English) (French)
La Fête Nationale Du Québec, June 24th: