Tomorrow is the 142nd birthday of our nation and it seems as though every village, town, municipality, city and community in our region is celebrating.
Victoria Park (1415 Victoria Drive @ Kitchener Street) from 12:30pm – 3:00pm. Family activities, food, and entertainment
Canada Place with parade (starting at 7:00pm) and Canada Day Fireworks at 10:30pm
Yaletown Grand Prix (racing starts at 1:00pm)
Canada Day on Robson (12:00pm – 6:00pm)
Crab Park Canada Day Festival (1:00pm – 4:00pm)
The Molson Canada Day Club Crawl (7:00pm – 2:00am)
Celebrations with entertainment at Waterfront Park
Capilano Suspension Bridge 2 for 1 admission on Canada Day
Festivities take place at John Lawson Park (5:00pm – 10:00pm) You could also view the Canada Place fireworks from this side.
Activities at Richmond Park (behind Eastburn Centre) 11:00am-2:30pm
Burnaby Village Museum will host a celebration as well (free admission)
Canada Day events at Rocky Point Park (12:00pm – 5:00pm)
Royal Canada Day at Queens Park (11:30am – 3:30pm) with fireworks at 10:15 pm at the New Westminster Quay
Richmond – Steveston
Steveston Salmon Festival
All day celebrations at starting at 9:00am at the Delta museum and archives and ending with an evening celebration at Chalmers Park with fireworks at 10:15pm
We’ll be rocking out in Surrey all day at the Cloverdale Millennium Amphitheatre, with fireworks at 10:30pm
Canada Day by the Bay and the Rock 10km run take place
Langley’s events take place at McLeod Athletic Park (56th Avenue and 216 Street)
Fort Langley will also host an event from (10:00am – 5:00pm)
Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows – Mission
Canada Day at Memorial Peace Park
Canada Day tea at Haney House (Haney House Museum at 11612-224th St) 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Celebrate Pitt Meadows Canada Day (at City Hall)
Canada Day Celebrations at Fraser River Heritage Park
[Hat tips to Fraser Valley Pulse for these listings]
Canada Day Festival (8:00am – 10:00pm)
Canada Day at Chilliwack Heritage Park
Festivities at UnPavillion Park
If you’re feeling really patriotic, check out O’ Canada House on Barclay street (which is now a B&B). It’s where a version of our nation’s anthem was written, right here in downtown Vancouver.
Whatever your plans include tomorrow, be sure to slather on the sun block as it should be pretty toasty outside and stay tuned for my coverage from Surrey.