Canada Day at Canada Place 2012

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Canada Place will once again host a free Canada Day celebration spanning from its iconic sails to Jack Poole Plaza and Harbour Green Park in Coal Harbour.

Canada Day 2011
Photo credit: John Biehler on Flickr

The Waterfront Party will run from 10:00am to 6:00pm with activities and entertainment, and will followed up by a Canada Day Parade at 7:00pm and fireworks starting at 10:30pm.

Canada Day 2011
Photo credit: John Biehler on Flickr

There will be 3 entertainment stages featuring acts like The Bond Street, The Funky Mamas, Marcus Mosely Gospel Choir, Leela Gilday, Dr Strangelove, Alex Cuba, the legendary Dal Richards Orchestra, and Spirit of the West. These shows will be complimented by roaming musical acts and performers.

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Photo credit: John Biehler & John Biehler on Flickr

Canada Day 2011 Tonight in Vancouver: BOOM BOOM BOOM CanadaDay fireworks in Vancouver
Photo credit: John Biehler & [travelfox] on Flickr

Throughout the day families are invited to discover Canadian Army, Navy, and Airforce displays, witness a citizenship ceremony, check out the Great Canadian Art Experience, visit the Northwest Territories Dome, and enjoy activities all along Canada Place Way. The celebration will be about all of Canada, from coast to coast — to coast.

Download the free Canada Place app for your iPhone or Android to have all the information you need for Canada Day in the palm of your hand. You can also follow Canada Place on Twitter and Facebook for more information.

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  1. Trevor JurgensFriday, June 15th, 2012 — 9:10am PDT

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  2. CristineThursday, April 18th, 2013 — 11:01am PDT

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