Major events and celebrations

Show your pride for Canada by participating in one of these major events and celebrations.

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Canada 150

During Canada 150, the 150th anniversary of our Confederation, Canadians came together and celebrated what it means to be Canadian.

Games of La Francophonie

June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day! Don't miss the opportunity to celebrate and learn more about the cultural diversity of the First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples by participating in the many activities happening across Canada!

Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day

June 24 is Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day! Don't miss the opportunity to celebrate Francophone culture by participating in the many activities happening across the country!

National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day! Don't miss the opportunity to celebrate and learn more about the cultural diversity of the First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples by participating in the many activities happening across Canada!

Canada Day

Take part in the nation’s biggest birthday party on July 1. Witness the ceremonies, shows and fireworks and take in the musical talent at several locations in the nation’s capital.

Canadian Multiculturalism Day

June 27 is Canadian Multiculturalism Day! Discover the various cultures that bring Canadian society to life by participating in the many activities happening across the country!

National Acadian Day

August 15 is the day that Acadians gather together to celebrate National Acadian Day. Discover the rich heritage and culture of Acadian people and join in the various celebrations!

Royal Tours

Get information about current, upcoming and past royal tours in Canada and the protocol to follow when meeting the Royal Family.

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