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What’s open, closed on the Civic Holiday in Hamilton, Burlington and Niagara Region – Hamilton

Monday can be a break day for a lot of Ontarians because the province celebrates a civic holiday on the primary weekend of August 2022.

The August long weekend is predicted to deliver daytime temperatures within the excessive 20s all through the three days.

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Right here’s a listing of some frequent companies and companies that can be open and closed on the civic vacation:

Administrative workplaces: Places of work are closed on Monday.

Licensing and bylaw companies: Licensing and bylaw telephone queue line can be closed on Monday. Service will resume on Tuesday.

Inexperienced bin, rubbish and recycling: No assortment on Monday. Pickup can be sooner or later later if it falls on or after the vacation. Town says all supplies have to be on the curb by 7 a.m.​ Neighborhood recycling centres and switch stations can be closed.

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HSR Bus: Buses will function on common Sunday/vacation service on Monday.

GO Transit: Trains and buses are working on a Saturday schedule.

ATS DARTS: The Metropolis of Hamilton lately ordered its third-party supplier of accessible transit to take away a couple of third of its automobile fleet from service. For extra data on rides try the city’s website.

Ontario Works: This system, together with the Particular Helps, can be closed. Telephone service will resume on Tuesday.

Recreation centres: Closed on Aug. 1.

Hamilton civic museums: Dundurn Nationwide Historic Website, the Hamilton Navy Museum and the Hamilton Museum of Steam and Know-how can be closed on Aug. 1.

Tourism Hamilton customer data centre: Closed Sunday and Monday.

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Hamilton Public Library: All HPL branches are closed. For data on what companies are working, go to the library’s web site at

Social companies: Housing companies, in addition to the Profession Improvement Centre and Particular Helps, can be closed on the civic vacation.

Senior centres: Hamilton Seniors centres will both be closed or run on a modified (four-hour) schedule.

Arenas: Both closed or on a modified schedule.

Animal companies: Closed on Monday.

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum in Mount Hope: Closed. Weekly hours are 9 a.m. to five p.m., Wednesday to Sunday.

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Authorities workplaces: Authorities places corresponding to metropolis corridor, municipal workplaces and services can be closed Monday.

Administrative companies: Companies together with parks, roads and forestry can be closed on the civic vacation.

Animal Shelter and Management:  Closed Monday. Emergencies may be referred to as in to 905-335-3030.


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Recreation centres: Indoor drop-in actions corresponding to swimming and gymnasium instances are on a diminished schedule over the civic lengthy weekend. Go to for extra data. Town’s 9 splash pads can be open Aug. 1.

Halton Provincial Offences Courtroom: Closed on Monday.

Free parking: Obtainable Monday within the downtown core in municipal heaps, on-street and within the parking storage, nonetheless, the Waterfront parking heaps (east and west) don’t present free parking on statutory holidays. Paid parking, on weekends solely, begins at Beachway Park. Reservations are required for Lowville Park.

Burlington Transit: Transit will function a vacation schedule Monday. The downtown transit terminal, specialised dispatch and the administration workplace can be closed.

Authorities workplaces: Metropolis halls, the Enterprise Centre and administration workplaces are all closed on the civic vacation.

Parks, recreation and tradition companies:  Administration workplaces are all closed on Aug. 1.

  • Open on Monday: Lakeside Park Carousel, Glad Rolph’s Animal Farm, splash pads, Morningstar Mill, Backyard Metropolis Golf Course and the Seymour-Hannah Sports activities and Leisure Centre
  • Closed on Monday: St. Catharines Kiwanis Aquatics Centre, arenas, Russell Avenue and Port Weller Neighborhood Centres, Dunlop Drive, Port Dalhousie and West St. Catharines older grownup centres, Victoria Garden Cemetery administration workplace, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre and Meridian Centre field workplaces

St. Catharines Museum; Welland Canals Centre: Each services can be open Monday from 9 a.m. to five p.m.

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St. Catharines Transit; Niagara Falls Transit: Each companies will function on a vacation schedule for the civic vacation.

Welland Transit: No daytime or night service Monday.

Canada Submit: No assortment or supply of mail on Aug. 1. Nevertheless, some publish workplaces operated by the personal sector could also be open.

Grocery shops: Main grocery shops like Fortinos, Metro, FreshCo and No Frills can be closed on Monday.

Buyers Drug Mart: Many places can be open on Aug. 1, however not all. Civic vacation hours may be seen on the Shoppers store locator map.

Malls: Most main buying centres in Hamilton, Burlington, St. Catharines and Niagara Falls can be closed. Different shops’ hours are as follows:

  • Eastgate Sq.: Closed
  • Lime Ridge Mall: Closed
  • The Centre on Barton: Most shops can be closed.
  • The Pen Centre: Closed
  • Fairview Mall: Closed
  • Mapleview Centre: Closed
  • Burlington Centre: Closed
  • Outlet Assortment at Niagara Falls: Open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • CF Toronto Eaton Centre: Open from 10 a.m. to six p.m.
  • Toronto Premium Retailers in Halton Hills: Open from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Pacific Mall in Toronto: Open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

In Toronto, retailers in designated vacationer areas corresponding to Yorkville, downtown Yonge, Queen’s Quay West and the Distillery District can keep open, in keeping with Metropolis of Toronto bylaws.

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Walmart: Most Walmarts within the GTHA can be closed however the Niagara Falls Supercentre on Oakwood Drive can be open Aug. 1 between 7 a.m. and 11 p.m.


The Beer Retailer: Some Beer Shops can be open 11 a.m. to six p.m. on the civic vacation. They embody:


  • Parkdale Avenue North (at Barton Avenue)
  • Barton Avenue East (at Ottawa Avenue North)
  • Fennell Avenue East (at Higher Gage)
  • Eastgate Sq.
  • Barton Avenue East (at Ferguson Avenue)
  • Higher James Avenue (at Stone Church Street)
  • Higher James Avenue (at Wembley Street)


  • Murray Avenue (at Gray)
  • King George Street (at Royal Oak Drive)
  • Market Avenue South (at Icomm Drive)


  • Guelph Line (at Higher Center Street)
  • New Avenue (at Appleby Line)

LCBO: Shops can be closed.

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Vacationer locations

Niagara Falls: Most Niagara Falls points of interest can be operating on the vacation Monday, together with the Whirlpool Aero Automotive, Journey Behind the Falls, Botanical Gardens, Butterfly Conservatory and all the character and backyard parks and centres.

Nevertheless, some buying and eating spots like Legends on the Niagara, Desk Rock Patio and the Whirlpool Restaurant can be closed.

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Toronto: Most Toronto points of interest can be open Aug. 1 together with:

  • Ripley’s Aquarium can be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • The Toronto Zoo can be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • The Artwork Gallery of Ontario can be open from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • The Ontario Science Centre can be open from 10 a.m. to five p.m.
  • Royal Ontario Museum can be open from 10 a.m. to five:30 p.m.

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