150 reasons to be in Canada for its 150th birthday

May 19, 2017 – Canada turns 150 years old on July 1st, 2017, and you won’t want to miss out on all of the great things to do and events being held across the country throughout the year in its honour.

Some of these exciting opportunities include, but are not limited to:

  • Enjoying fireworks displays and concerts by some of Canada’s biggest artists by ringing in Canada’s birthday on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario.
  • Exploring Canada’s many breathtaking parks, marine conservation areas and historic sites, such as Yoho National Park in British Columbia. Read how to get your free pass at the Park Orders website.
  • Celebrating Canada’s diversity at many different festivals being held, such as the Flying Canoe festival in Edmonton, Alberta.

With hundreds of events in every province and territory across the country, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Read the full list of 150 ways to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday at The Star website.