Remembrance Day: What’s Open and What’s Closed

As Ontario doesn't recognize the day as a stat holiday, only some services are affected

While Remembrance Day is recognized as a federal statutory holiday, not all provinces treat it as such. This includes Ontario.

CLOSED

  • Many banks
  • Government offices
  • No Mail delivery
  • Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there will be no public Remembrance Day ceremonies in Barrie or across Simcoe County.

OPEN

  • LCBO and Beer Store locations
  • Grocery stores and malls
  • Barrie Transit will operate on a regular schedule – Veterans ride Barrie Transit free of charge along with one companion all day on Remembrance Day.
  • Orillia Transit will operate on a regular schedule
  • LINX Transit will operate on a regular schedule
  • GO Transit will operate on a regular schedule