Canada Day in the Capital region 2017

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.

On July 1, an impressive 20-minute pyromusical fireworks show will ignite the Ottawa–Gatineau sky in a spectacular way! Stay tuned for more details.

Join our volunteer team for a rewarding experience.

More about Canada Day

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.

Canada 150

Canada 150 Signature projects

Have a look at the Canada 150 Signature projects and participate in the activities happening in your community. There is something for everyone!

Passport 2017

Do you want to know what Canada 150 activities are happening in your community? Download the Passport 2017 App now!

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