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Canada Day Events Across Alberta and BC

20.06.2019

 

Our country's beloved birthday is quickly approaching and as usual, there are many exciting events happening across Canada. We have your guide to the main Canada Day events happening across all the major cities we service. Let us do the driving so you can relax and celebrate the 152nd birthday of Canada!

 

Alberta

Calgary

 

Canada Day Celebrations

This all ages celebration features special events, activities, food, music and of course, lots of fun!

Where: Calgary downtown, Fort Calgary, Prince’s Island Park

When: All day

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City of Calgary Fireworks Show

The fireworks will last 15 minutes and can be seen from anywhere along Bow River. Make sure you bring camping chairs or a blanked to sit on!

Where: Centre Street Bridge

When: 11:00pm

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Canada Day at Heritage Park

This historical event includes a free pancake breakfast, but only for the first 2,019 guests! There will also be a parade, crafts, old-fashioned games, and a BBQ.

Where: Heritage Park

When: 10:00am - 5:00pm

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Red Deer

 

Red Deer Cultural Heritage Society Canada Day Celebrations 2019

Where: Bower Ponds

When: 11:00am – 11:00pm

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Edmonton

 

Canada Day Pancake Breakfast

Dive into delicious Canadian maple syrup and pancakes with this free event!

Where: Alberta Legislature Building Grounds

When: 7:00am

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Canada Day at the Alberta Legislature

This free event is the biggest Canada Day party in Alberta and will include ceremonial events, life performances, and much more.

Where: Alberta Legislature Building Grounds

When: 12:00pm - 9:00pm

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Canada Day at the Edmonton Valley Zoo

The Edmonton Valley Zoo is turning 60 years old, so why not celebrate two milestones in one day?! There will be a scavenger hunt, crafts, cupcakes, airbrush tattoos, educational sessions, and live music.

Where: Edmonton Valley Zoo

When: 11:00am - 4:00pm

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Fort McMurray

 

Bannock and Pancake Breakfast

This breakfast is proudly presented by the Multicultural Association of Wood Buffalo along with the McMurray Metis and Fort McMurray Heritage Society. If you've never had delicious, authentically home-made bannock, now is your opportunity to try it!

Where: Fort McMurray Heritage Village

When: 8:00am - 10:00am (parade to follow at 10:30am)

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Bricks 4 Kidz Canada Day Workshop

Bricks 4 Kidz is an organization that offers hands-on learning for children through the art of building Lego. They are hosting a carnival themed workshop on Canada Day and you must register in advance.

Where: Peter Pond Mall

When: 1:00pm - 4:00pm

For more information and to register, click here

 

Fort McMurray Giants Baseball Game

This special Canada Day sporting event features the Fort McMurray Giants, a collegiate summer baseball team, playing against the Brooks Bombers.

Where: Shell Place Baseball Stadium

When: 6:00pm

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British Columbia

Vancouver

 

Canada Day at Canada Place

This is the largest Canada Day celebration outside of Ottawa. Presented by the Port of Vancouver, this free event will feature musical performances, a citizenship ceremony, family-friendly activities, food trucks, fireworks - basically everything you could ever want in a Canada Day celebration!

Where: Canada Place

When: All day

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Canada Day Drumming Celebration

This third annual Canada Day Drumming Celebration is free, family friendly, and the ultimate way to celebrate the diversity in Canada!

Where: Creekside Park

When: 10:00am - 4:00pm

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Kelowna

 

Celebrate Canada Day

This free event presented by Festivals Kelowna includes activities, multi-generational performances, and family-friendly fun.

Where: Downtown Kelowna Parks and Prospera Place

When: All day

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Kelowna City Band Canada Day Concert

This is also a free event happening in Kelowna on July 1 and features music from all over the world. Special guests alongside the Kelowna City Band (who are celebrating 125 years) are Justin Moore and Three to the Bar.

Where: Prospera Place

When: 7:30pm - 9:00pm

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Kamloops

 

Canada Day

This celebration will have family-friendly activities, culture, entertainment, art, and of course... food! At the end of the day, there will be a fireworks show.

Where: Riverside Park

When: All day

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Canada Day BBQ

Hosted by Red Collar Brewing, this BBQ includes smokies, Canadian themed cask brews, and patio seating to take in the gorgeous scenery of Canada.

Where: Red Collar Brewing

When: 1:00pm - 8:00pm

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