October 11, 2010

Thanksgiving in Canada

Why is it that Canada’s Thanksgiving Day is different from USA? . Since 1957, Thanksgiving Day in Canada has been a holiday on the second Monday of October. On this very day, the Canadian people give thanks for a good harvest and other fortunes in the past year. They often used this three-day holiday weekend to visit family or friends who live far away, or to receive them in their own homes. Most of tehm prepare special meals to eat at some point during the long weekend. Traditionally, food includes roast turkey and seasonal produce, such as pumpkin, corn, and pecan nuts


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