The day includes a pre-recorded concert with Will Stroet and the Backyard Band kicking off the celebration at 12:15 PM after the mayor’s remarks, followed by a fun day of live and pre-recorded performances. The party continues with performances by local artists all month long: Harlequin Gold, Becca Hess, Tres Fou, Saint Solider, D Fretter, and MRKT.WY. The livestream will feature musical performances by local Surrey artists and Canadian groups including Colin James, 54-40, Bif Naked, Toque, Said the Whale, and Madeline Merlo. Canada Day Celebrations on Vancouver Island Victoria – Downtown. var absrc = ';ID=163561;size=300x250;setID=270998;type=js;sw='+screen.width+';sh='+screen.height+';spr='+window.devicePixelRatio+';kw='+abkw+';pid='+pid270998+';place='+(plc270998++)+';rnd='+rnd+';click=CLICK_MACRO_PLACEHOLDER'; Town of Lake Cowichan Festivities start at 11 A.M. at the Ts’uubaa-astax Town Square in Lake Cowichan. In addition to being the fabulous Vancouver City Editor, Lindsay is also the National Sales & Marketing Director for the entire Family Fun Canada network. Disclaimer: While we endeavour to provide the best, most up-to-date information on fun events and activities in and around Vancouver, we cannot guarantee the information on times, dates, admission, etc. Supplies are limited – so coordinate your neighbours, start planning, and order your Block Box! Where: Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Sites (603 Fort Rodd Hill Rd, Victoria). Celebrate Canada’s special day and join the excitement. It’s time to connect with family, friends, and neighbours, while keeping a safe distance. var absrc = ';ID=163561;size=300x250;setID=333958;type=js;sw='+screen.width+';sh='+screen.height+';spr='+window.devicePixelRatio+';kw='+abkw+';pid='+pid333958+';place='+(plc333958++)+';rnd='+rnd+';click=CLICK_MACRO_PLACEHOLDER'; The event will offer the chance to win one of three prizes, including a helicopter ride and lunch in Tofino, two Beach Cruiser bicycles, and a $150 gift card from the Pitstop. Social Sharing At Home. Tickets are available now at If you know of any other Canada Day Celebrations on Vancouver Island, please let me know in the comments below. Vancouver Islanders sure know how to celebrate this glorious country we live in. Looking to work with Family Fun to promote your event or destination? The Canada Day celebrations run all of July! Instead, the city offered online activities to celebrate the day. Food, Music, Arts and Cultural activities and fun for kids until 3 P.M. Honeymoon Bay at the Honeymoon Bay Hall starts at 10am, with scholarship awards at 10:45 am. The parade then continues to Port Alberni’s Harbour Quay area. This all-day event full of a variety of activities will be great fun for the whole family! Celebrate Canada Day in Port Renfrew. Tune in to see a Welcome from Mayor Malcolm Brodie and take part in a city-wide singalong of O Canada led by Steveston’s own Audrey De Boer. I hope you had a wonderful Canada Day. Find all details, including activities to help you prepare for Canada Day and a program schedule, at var pid333958 = window.pid333958 || rnd; You truly have to applaud the creativity of many venues and cities. Find information on all the virtual celebrations happening across the country and around the world on July 1, including the Canada Day daytime and evening shows as well as the “Let’s get together” video series that explores different facets of Canada with Canadians from coast to coast to coast. Canada Day Car Procession: The community of Mt Lehman, in Abbotsford, is hosting a neighbourhood procession. Details. When the article was originally updated, I couldn’t find any current information about the festivities in Port Alberni this year (but then forgot about researching it again). ​. Canada Day Vancouver Fireworks 2020 - Canada Day Fireworks usually take place on July 1 in Abbotsford, Burnaby, Surrey, Vancouver, New Westminster, West Vancouver and White Rock. © Copyright 2020 - Vancouver Island View. It can be viewed live on the website as well as on Facebook and YouTube Live. If you are looking for something to do on July 1, head to any of the below-mentioned festivities to help get you in the Canadian spirit. Block Boxes are filled with all of the Canada Day decorations and supplies you and your neighbours will need to throw an amazing Canada Day block party. It continues down Beacon Avenue, turns right onto Second Street and ends at Ocean Avenue. It’s time to connect with family, friends, and neighbours, while keeping a safe distance. Celebrate Canada Day along the beautiful Gorge Waterway with several planned events. Enjoy a variety of activities for the entire family including an inflatable obstacle course, carnival-style games, dog show, watermelon eating contest, and so much more! Head to the Village Green from 12:00 – 3:00 pm for some Canada Day festivities. Free. Join us for a fun family-friendly event with spectacular online performances by local musicians and personalities, all in support of the local community. The evening will end with spectacular fireworks over Victoria’s Inner Harbour. Festivities start at 11 A.M. at the Ts’uubaa-astax Town Square in Lake Cowichan. Activities during the program in 2020 included an official welcoming and the singing of the national anthem. Let’s celebrate Canada’s 153rd birthday together while apart in true, Maple Ridge style…with entertainment, community engagement and activities for all ages. Expect cake, food, face painting and art projects for the kids, music and a family friendly movie (DUMBO) on a big screen at 9:00 PM. Canada Day Drumming Celebration 2019 The Legacy 150 Celebrations Society is excited to showcase the third annual Canada Day Drumming Celebration. Canada Day 2020 is being celebrated in ways never previously imagined. var pid270998 = window.pid270998 || rnd; Your email address will not be published. Supervisor, Cultural Services, Facebook Twitter Youtube Instagram LinkedIn, municipally designated heritage properties, five creeks stormwater flood protection project, covid-19: information and resources for businesses, framework for evaluating community proposals, FREEDOM OF INFORMATION & PROTECTION OF PRIVACY, municipal hall / fire hall no. Head to the Village Green in Tofino for a full day of festivities celebrating July 1st, Canada’s Birthday!