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What do people do on Boxing Day in Canada?
Last Updated: 23rd June, 2020
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Consequently, what do you do on Boxing Day in Canada?
Boxing Day is a holiday for many Canadians on December 26. It gives people the chance to take part in the post-Christmas sales or watch ice hockey games.
Similarly, is Boxing Day big in Canada? In some Canadian provinces, Boxing Day is a statutory holiday that is always celebrated on 26 December. In Canadian provinces where Boxing Day is a statutory holiday and it falls on a Saturday or Sunday, compensation days are given in the following week. In South Africa, Boxing Day is a public holiday.
Also know, what do people do on Boxing Day?
Boxing Day was traditionally a day off for servants and the day when they received a 'Christmas Box' from the master. The servants would also go home on Boxing Day to give 'Christmas Boxes' to their families.
Is there any post on Boxing Day?
There will be no delivery and collection service from Christmas Day through to Boxing day, however normal service will resume on Friday, December 27. On New Year's Day there will be no deliveries or collections.