Canada Day in the Capital region 2017

Canada Day

Canada Day 2017 celebrations are now over. Come back soon to find out more about the 2018 Canada Day celebrations.

In the meantime, you can apply to volunteer or perform at our next Canada Day in Canada’s Capital Region.

Get ready to experience exciting and historic moments as we highlight Canada Day like never before with a full weekend of events! From June 30 to July 2, 2017, Canada 150 will be celebrated with memorable activities and performances—featuring well-known artists—on three official sites: Parliament Hill, the Canadian Museum of History and Major’s Hill Park.


Take part in Canada Day events and activities in Ottawa and Gatineau from June 30 to July 2, 2017.

Performing artists

Discover the performers that will take the stage on Parliament Hill and other official sites.


Come out and see the spectacular Canada Day pyromusical fireworks show on July 1, 2017.

Visitor information

Plan your visit to Canada’s Capital Region and find information about facilities, transportation, accessibility and other services.


Be a volunteer for Canada Day – join our team for a rewarding experience.


See the sponsors that help make Canada Day events in Ottawa and Gatineau possible.


Get quick links to information and contacts for media inquiries about Canada Day in the Capital Region.


Activities across the country

Gather in your community to celebrate Canada Day and show your pride in being Canadian.

Canada Day Challenge 2017

The Canada Day Challenge is celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2017, along with Canada’s 150th anniversary!

History of Canada Day

Canadians across the country and around the world show their pride in their history, culture and achievements.

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