Here’s a fun fact: Canada will turn 150 years young in 2017!
If you can’t wait that long to celebrate and want to join in on this year’s festivities, look no further than this local southern Alberta guide to Canada Day fun.
Face painting, bouncy castles, children’s crafts & a BBQ will keep the family entertained all day. Let the fun continue in the evening and watch the fireworks show over beautiful Sylvan Lake or from the comfort of your own backyard.
Link to festivities: Sylvanlake.ca
Take in the cultural sights and sounds at Red Deer’s Bower ponds. Ethnic dancers, singers & musicians all perform on an outdoor stage.
Link to festivities: rdchs.com
Sample delicious treats from local food trucks, visit with the Canadian armed forces, or take part in the ultimate red & white group selfie this Canada day! Top it all off with a world class fireworks show synchronized to live music.
Link to festivities: Calgary.ca
Check out Banff this Canada Day and watch the annual parade march down Banff Avenue. Be sure to keep an eye out for the RCMP in full uniform. A Pancake breakfast, live music and family fun are all topped off with a fireworks display.
Link to festivities: banff.ca/canadaday