From June 30th – July 2nd, there are THREE places you’ll want to take in the festivities:
- Canada Day celebrations on Parliament Hill on July 1 will run from 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
- Featuring artists such as U2’s Bono, The Edge, Alessia Cara, Walk Off The Earth, Cirque du Soleil, Louis-Jean Cormier, Marie-Mai, Dean Brody, Serena Ryder, Kelly Bado, Kinnie Starr, Lisa LeBlanc, Gordon Lightfoot, Mike Tompkins, Patrick Watson and Laurence Nerbonne, and performers such as Buffy Sainte-Marie (in addition to other special guests).
- On July 2nd, 2017, Parliament Hill will host a WE Day Canada event from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
- Festivities will run from June 30th – July 2nd, 2017.
- Artists such as Raine Maida, Chantal Kreviazuk, Mother Mother, Laurence Nerbonne and David R. Maracle will be performing!
- The Lost Fingers and The Souljazz Orchestra.
- An amazing view of the 20-minute pyrotechnic fireworks show that will light up the sky in Ottawa-Gatineau (starts at 11 PM on July 1st)!
“Get ready to experience Canada Day like never before with unforgettable festivities to celebrate Canada 150. Visitors from across the country and all around the world will be pouring into Canada’s capital region to ring in this spectacular anniversary bash with friends and family. I invite everyone to join in and celebrate the past, present and future of our incredible country!”
—The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage