Events - Canada Day in the Capital region 2017

Calendar of events

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, celebrate and show your love and pride in being Canadian!

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Calendar of events

Official sites

Parliament Hill

111 Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario

It’s an extra special anniversary for our amazing country this year and festivities on the Hill will be just as unforgettable! Residents and visitors alike can expect ceremonial events, dynamic shows and a ton of activities for everyone to enjoy at our Capital’s most iconic location. Be part of it all and feel pride, honour and joy as this super-sized party unfolds!

Major’s Hill Park

Mackenzie Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario

Join us as we celebrate and showcase Canadian talent in this well-known oasis of calm and fun! The festivities include a variety of cultural performances, displays and exhibits. Whether you’re a spectator or a participant, there is never a dull moment at the Park that’s for sure!

Canadian Museum of History

100 Laurier Street, Gatineau, Quebec

Discover a world of stimulating experiences through a variety of indoor and outdoor activities. An array of exhibits, games, performances, inflatable structures and much more is in the cards for the whole family to enjoy!

Other Sites

Enjoy an entire weekend of free activities in Canada’s Capital Region’s national museums and institutions. Make the most of it! Seek the help of Google Maps to find out where events will take place.


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