CANADA DAY CELEBRATIONS!!
ahhhh it's summer! which brings us to the Annual Celebration of our Amazing Country and to stand tall and proud as Canadians!
So, what to do in Victoria on July1st you ask?.....
All over the City you will find exciting line ups of live music and fun activities, with the most popular being right smack dab in the middle of the Legislature Lawn, where thousands of Victorians and tourists alike will congregate to wish CANADA it's 151st Birthday!
And for the kids, you will find the ever popular Kids Zone on Belleville Street, with face-painting, balloon twisters, a bouncy castle and so much more to keep the youngsters entertained....just don't forget the sunscreen, and your WATER BOTTLE!
MAINSTAGE PERFORMERS this year is impressive, and will include...
Carmanah, Olivier Couture, Band of Rascals, Batuque Axe, Paint the Town Red, YelowWolf and Barndawg, Addie Elliott, DJ Goadman.
Also, the Lekwungen Dancers, Wong Sheung Kung-Fu Clubs Traditional Lion Dance, Uminari Taiko and the high energy Japanes Taiko Drumming Ensemble, Victoriias Youth get Laureate Agartu Ali, and the Smoke Community Choir...
...and so much more!
A line up NOT TO BE MISSED!
So what about the FIREWORKS! Well folks, here's where you will find them in and around Victoria this July 1st.
FIREWORKS over Victoria's Inner Harbour Sunday, July 1 10:20 PM
Ganges Villages Harbour July 1 DUSK
Butchart Gardens June 30 10:15PM
Family Parade Starts at 9:00 AM
Pancake Breakfast 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM - enjoy a FREE Canada Day Pancake Breakfast to celebrate our beloved Nation
As always, this is sure to be fun for the entire family, including a CANADA DAY FAMILY PARADE, Pancake Breakfast, Canada Day Show and Shine Car Show, For on Art, Multicultural Food, and Canoe Rides on the GORGE.
There will also be a Canada Day Artisan Market, Community Engagement Displays, Craigflower SchoolHouse Open House, A Strawberry Tea, Kids inflatables and Activities.
....and of course, would it even be Canada Day without a good ole game of Street Hockey eh?
July 1 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM
309 Bellevile Street
(Donations are accepted with proceeds going to th eVictoria Womens Transition House)
In Celebration of Canada, join us for 3 days of FREE outdoor events, and learn about the diverse communities that surround us, and make up this great Nation we call home.
Be sure to visit the Penny Carnival on Canada Day and try your luck at some games, will be fun and frolics for the whole Family!
Click the link above for the line up of entertainment!
June 29 to July 1 FREE
Location: Royal BC Museum