Simcoe Day History
Simcoe Day is a provincial holiday which seeks to remember the pioneers who built the province of Simcoe. This day aims to bring communities together for celebration.
Simcoe Day is named after the first lieutenant-governor of Canada, John Graves Simcoe.
Simcoe Day was designated in 1968. It is observed annually on the first Monday in August. Most schools and businesses are closed on this day.
Simcoe Day References and Related Sitestoronto.citynews.ca: Simcoe Day