Celebrate in Canmore: Line up early for the pancake breakfast or join in the annual Canada Day Fun Run. At noon, Main Street comes alive during the parade and festivities run into the late afternoon with music and family activies in Cenntenial Park. Finish the day off with a Bang with the Fireworks display. Spending our national day in beautiful Canmore is a pleasure that should not be missed.
Celebrate in Banff: Each year the Town of Banff throws a huge party to celebrate Canada Day, complete with kids games, a parade, fireworks and more. Come, celebrate Canada Day in the country’s first national park.
Celebrate in Cochrane: Canada Day Pancake Breakfast at the Royal Canadian Legion from 9-11am. There’s also a flag raising ceremony followed by birthday cake at the same location.
Canada Day Family Concert: Cochrane’s 15th annual Canada Day celebration is set to feature a night of stellar local talent. Headline acts include High Valley, a country music duo from Blumenort and Hey Romeo, a roots, pop-country trio of songwriters from Edmonton. Following the concert, a spectacular fireworks show will amaze residents. Enjoy an artisan market, local food vendors and kid’s zone. Gates open at 4pm, show is from 5-9pm.