Canada Day in Calgary Canada’s 150 Birthday Celebrations

Canada Day in Calgary Canada’s 150 Birthday Celebrations

July 1st, 2017 Calgary’s historical events that have shaped Canada over the past 150 years: Multicultural performances, contemporary Indigenous entertainment, Franco-Albertan celebrations, Canadian musical performances, to help you celebrate Canada’s sesquicentennial.

Canada Day Canada’s 150 Birthday 2017

A year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada’s 150th birthday in Calgary, Alberta. … Calgary’s historical events that have shaped Canada over the past 150 years. There will be something for everyone, Multicultural performances, contemporary Indigenous entertainment, Franco-Albertan celebrations, Canadian musical performances, to help you celebrate Canada’s sesquicentennial.

 

Heritage Park Canada & Dominion Day Celebration

Canada Day at Heritage Park is an annual family event and tradition for so many Calgarians.

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 10 am – 5 pm
Where: Heritage Park Historical Village
Address: 1900 Heritage Drive SW

Food, Fanfare & Fun!
Celebrate Canada Day in Calgary the old fashioned way with your friends and family at Heritage Park! July 1, known as Dominion Day before 1982, commemorates the formation of Canada in 1867. Join us for a day packed full of fun for all – including a free pancake breakfast for the first 2,017 Canada Day guests with paid admission in the gates at before 10:30am! . Be the first to visit Heritage Park’s brand new exhibit and performance, A Journey of A Lifetime, Presented by BMO Financial Group.
Can’t wait to be a part of the Heritage Park Canada Day events in Calgary? Pre-purchase your admission today and get through the gates faster!

 

Calaway Park Canada Day

Calaway Park is celebrating the Canada Day

Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with us! The first 1000 Guests will receive a Canadian birthday cupcake. Surprise giveaways all day long! Come celebrate Canada with us! Open 10am to 7pm.

Open from 10am to 9pm on July 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th, 2017. Experience Calaway Park from 10am to 9pm for regular admission +GST per person or from 5pm to 9pm for $15.00+GST per person in celebration of Canada 150.

Where: Calaway Park
Address: 245033 Range Road 33
Website: www.calawaypark.com

 

Studio Bell Canada Day

Studio Bell is celebrating the official opening of Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre, on Canada Day! Studio Bell will be hosting special Canada Day programming, with free admission to visitors between 10 am and 5 pm (admission not guaranteed – first come, first served).

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 10 am – 5 pm
Where: Studio Bell
Address: 850 4th Street SE
Website: www.boxoffice.studiobell.ca

Olympic Plaza

Olympic Plaza is a Calgary must-stop destination on Canada Day! Enjoy this historic downtown park by touring a market, making crafts, learning some history or visiting a popular food truck – all while taking in busker and stage performances.

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 10 am – 9 pm
Where: Olympic Plaza
Address: 228 8 Avenue SE

Eau Claire Market

Eau Claire Market is hosting an afternoon of fun for the family! Enjoy entertainment, Artisan’s Market, petting zoo, face painting, and lots more!

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 11 am – 9 pm
Where: Eau Claire Market – Centre Court and North Plaza
Address: 200 Barclay Parade SW

Fort Calgary Canada Day

Start your Canada Day off right with a free pancake breakfast at Fort Calgary and stay for the children’s crafts, petting zoo, indigenous art fair and live entertainment all day.

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 9 am – 4 pm (Living Flag at 12 – 1 pm)
Where: Fort Calgary
Address: 750 – 9th Avenue SE

Prince’s Island Park

Prince’s Island Park, in the Bow River just off Eau Claire

Aboriginal Showcase and Powwow: Explore a proud part of Canada’s heritage at a Traditional Powwow presented by Bow Valley College’s Iniikokaan Aboriginal Centre. Prince’s Island Park comes alive with the heartbeat of Canada’s First Nations peoples as they showcase Aboriginal peoples’ ways through storytelling, drumming and dancing. Join us as we celebrate cultural sharing of the First Nations, Metis and Inuit people to all Canadians.

Canadian Military: Learn more about the Canadian Armed Forces and Canada’s military history. Explore interactive displays at this exciting new addition to Calgary’s Canada Day festivities. Meet members of the 41 Canadian Brigade Group, HMCS Tecumseh, the Canadian Cadet Organizations, The Royal Canadian Legion and The Military Museum of Calgary.

When: July 1, 2016
Time: 10 am – 6 pm
Where: Prince’s Island Park

Riverfront Avenue

Enjoy family friendly activities, interactive booths and food trucks all afternoon. Experience Francophone heritage and culture with maple sweets, food and music in a festive atmosphere.

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 12 – 11 pm
Where: Riverfront Stage at the Harry Hays Building (facing the Bow River)
Address: 220 – 4th Avenue SE

Chinatown

Calgary’s Chinatown is hosting an all-day celebration of Canada’s birthday and decades of Chinese contributions to this great country. Enjoy cultural performances and family friendly activities.

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 9 am – 11 pm
Where: Calgary’s Chinatown

Stephen Avenue Walk

The historic Stephen Avenue Walk will feature its usual assortment of shops, restaurants, patios, street vendors and buskers and a full day of entertainment and live music

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 11 am – 8 pm
Where: Stephen Avenue Summer Stage
Address: 108 – 8th avenue SE (Centre St. & 8th Ave SE)

East Village

Enjoy all kinds of family fun at the East Village Street Fair including craft and artisan vendors, children’s activities and local performances. The whole family will enjoy Calgary’s premier classic car show, the Show & Shine, which features spectacular imports and North American beauties.

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 9 am – 4 pm
Where: various locations in the East Village
Address: 610 8 Ave SE

Outdoor Carnival at Springs Church

A free, fun-filled afternoon for families with great activities for adults and kids including huge inflatable bouncers, face painting, a petting zoo, carnival games, Story Land featuring your kids’ favourite characters, a toddler play area and more!

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 11 am – 2 pm
Where: Springs Church
Address: 924 Heritage Drive SW, Calgary AB

Fireworks Over the Centre Street Bridge

Finish your Canada Day in Calgary with a bang!

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 11 pm
Where: visible from many areas along the Bow River corridor

Near Calgary

Airdrie

Airdrie’s Canada Day Family Fun Carnival includes a special performance by Sheer Insanity & TNT Monster Trucks, live bands and family entertainment, some of the Calgary region’s best food trucks, magicians, henna, face painting and a small market. The evening concludes with fireworks over Chinook Winds Park at dusk. Shuttle buses will run between Genesis Place and Chinook Winds Park.

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 3 – 11:30 pm
Where: Chinook Winds Park, south of Yankee Valley Blvd

Cochrane

Canada Day at Mitford Park is a free and fun event for all ages. Includes live music, children’s activities, food trucks and a citizenship ceremony. Bring your own chair; leave your pets at home.

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 1 – 9 pm
Where: Mitford Park
Address: 201 West Rock Road, Cochrane AB

Chestermere

Celebrate an old fashioned style Canada Day in Chestermere! Enjoy a free pancake breakfast, live entertainment, bunny races, trading post market, family games and races, Latin family dancing

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 9 am – 11 pm
Where: John Peake Park
Address: 100 John Morris Way, Chestermere AB

Canmore

Canmore loves Canada Day; it’s the July 1st destination of choice for many southern Alberta families! This year, planned festivities

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 8 am – 11 pm (parade at 12 pm)
Where: Canmore AB

Banff

Beautiful Banff is a wonderful place to spend Canada Day. Special activities and events will be happening at a number of locations in the townsite, including Central Park, the High School field and parts of downtown Banff. TBA

When: July 1, 2017
Time: events between 8 am and 11 pm, depending on location
Where: Banff, AB

Millarville – 121th Running of the Millarville Races

Hosted by the Millarville Racing and Agricultural Society, the Millarville Races have been an annual tradition since 1905.  Races include ladies sidesaddle, thoroughbred horse racing with Pari-Mutuel Betting, stock and pack horse races. Children can also participate in activities, such as: face-painting, a petting zoo, foot races and more! Between the races feel free to peruse a smaller version of the Millville Farmers’ Market.

When: July 1, 2017
Time: starts at 12 pm (gates open at 11 am)
Where: Millarville Racing and Agricultural Society

Okotoks

Okotoks is celebrating Canada Day  TBA

When: July 1, 2017
Time: 9:45 am – 3 pm
Where: Okotoks Recreation Centre
Address: 99 Okotoks Drive, Okotoks AB
Website: www.okotoks.ca

Happy 149th Birthday, Canada!

 

Summary
Event
Canada Day in Calgary Canada’s 150 Birthday Celebrations
Location
Various locations ,City of Calgary,Alberta
Starting on
July 1, 2017
Ending on
July 1, 2017
A year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday in Calgary, Alberta. ... Calgary’s historical events that have shaped Canada over the past 150 years. There will be something for everyone, Multicultural performances, contemporary Indigenous entertainment, Franco-Albertan celebrations, Canadian musical performances, to help you celebrate Canada’s sesquicentennial.
Where : Various locations throughout the city of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
When : From July 01, 2017 To July 01, 2017
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July 1st, 2017 Calgary’s historical events that have shaped Canada over the past 150 years: Multicultural performances, contemporary Indigenous entertainment, Franco-Albertan celebrations, Canadian musical performances, to help you celebrate Canada’s sesquicentennial.

Various locations throughout the city of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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