Canada Day Celebrations

This weekend, Canada celebrates its Sesquicentennial, or its 150th birthday.


Here’s a list of some of the events happening nearby.

July 1: Canada Day at Canada Place features an entire day of fun, activities and food.


  • IMG_8276Daytime event featuring five performance stages featuring Sam Roberts, FEFE, Emerson Drive, Hey Ocean!, Dragonette, Madeline Merlo, The Matinee, and many more
  • Citizenship ceremony welcoming 150 new Canadians
  • Coast Capital Savings Youth Zone
  • Canadian Forces Zone with incredible displays and interactive exhibits
  • Canada150 Zone
  • Kids Zone in Harbour Green Park (July 1 only)
  • Multi-community fireworks show with simulcast by Rock 101 (July 1)


July 2: Canada Day Parade

There will also be many other events happening around the Lower Mainland. Click here and here to see lists of events in other communities.