Celebrate 150 Years – Free Events in Toronto on Canada Day

We usually leave our plans for Canada Day as last minute since we can never decide on what to do. This year we want to celebrate 150 years with a day filled with fun family events and activities. There are so many celebrations and events to attend depending on what you are into.

All events I have listed are family friendly and you can’t go wrong for a weekend of fun.

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Free Events to Celebrate 150 Years

Looking for music, arts or a different taste for culture? Visit any of the locations below for some family fun. Be sure to click the links to find out all about the events.

Nathan Phillips Square June 30 – July 3

3 different stages full of music and a pop-up with an arts collective.

Barenaked Ladies will be there June 30.

Local Tourists

Mel Lastman Square July 1, 2-11pm

4 different stages with 4 different sounds,

Humber Bay Park West  July 1, 2-11pm

It’s all about the culture at the Bay with 2 stages with music and dancing.

Scarborough Civic Centre July 1, 2-11pm

There will be 3 stages of music and drumming and if you have never seen the group from Unity Charity perform, they will be there and it will be an awesome Unity Hour.

Downsview Park July 1, 1-Dusk

DownsviewPark is hosting a Canada Day Festival with rides, food, entertainment.

Redpath Waterfront Festival

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Toronto Ribfest June 30 – July 3

Held at Centennial Park and currently no information on the daily schedule.

It wouldn’t be a Canada Day Celebration without fireworks. Enjoy the end of your evening with the colourful sight and of the sounds of Fireworks, They can be seen at any of the above events.

We plan to visit a few events over the weekend but just haven’t made a decision on where and preferably something we haven’t done in the past.

Are you ready to Celebrate 150 Years? Do you have plans? Start planning your weekend, it’s just over a month away.

Check out my list and find more Toronto Events for 2017  or learn a bit of history as Canada Celebrates 150 Years.

However, you choose to spend the day, have fun and enjoy.

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2 Responses to Celebrate 150 Years – Free Events in Toronto on Canada Day

  1. Lian says:

    I miss being at home to celebrate Canada Day with my family. I remember going to some of these events with family and friends and having so much fun.

    • Mama Bear6910 says:

      there is so much going on all weekend long, we will probably stay close to home for Canada Day and then head downtown another day for one of these events

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