Parliament Hill

111, Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario

With its Peace Tower, the huge crowd, the sea of Canadian flags and, of course, its incomparable atmosphere... the Hill is THE emblematic site of this exceptional day!

Set in the heart of Canada's Capital, Parliament Hill has some memorable moments in store for you on July 1st!

The celebrations will begin with a Peace and Friendship Circle, an Algonquin ceremony hosted by Mr. Albert Dumont, and the Peace Tower Carillon concert.

An official ceremony, with artillery fire and the traditional flyby of the Canadian Armed Forces Snowbirds and CF-18, will be followed by the noon show starring the National Arts Centre Orchestra, K'naan, T. Thomason, Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal, Karim Ouellet, Shawnee and many more.

A second Snowbirds air show will kick off the evening show which promises to be most electrifying! KAYTRANADA, Marie Mai, Cœur de Pirate, Brett Kissel, the Strumbellas, William Prince, Karim Ouellet, K'naan, Crystal Shawanda and other guests will warm up the stage.

The Manulife Canada Day fireworks show will round off this grandiose gathering with a bang. The evening will end in style with DJ music and a wave of collective pride!

Facilities and services

Consult the Visitor information page for facilities and services that will be available at Parliament Hill during the festivities, including:

  • First aid
  • Washrooms
  • Lost and found
  • Lost children services
  • Universal accessibility
  • Concession stands
  • Access to Parliament Hill

For information on getting to Parliament Hill, including public transportation, bicycle parking and road closures, visit the Getting around page.

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