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.



Canada Day Pancake Breakfast is Back at the PAL!

After an absence over the last couple of years, the PAL will be back with their annual Pancake Breakfast on Friday July 1 to celebrate Canada Day.


Where: the theatre at the PAL

Starts: 9:30am to 1:30 pm

Enjoy pancakes, live music and kid’s activities!