How to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday

June 30, 2017 – Every year, Canada Day festivities are held across the country, but with July 1st, 2017, marking Canada’s 150th anniversary, the country is holding its biggest celebration yet.

Throughout the year, from coast to coast, there will be various concerts, fireworks displays, special opportunities, and other exciting events to celebrate Canada. Check out this list of 150 ways to celebrate Canada.

Interested in exploring the beautiful national parks, national marine conservation areas and national historic sites? In honour of Canada’s 150th anniversary, you can get a free Parks Canada Discovery Pass, which will grant you access to all of Canada’s most picturesque locations.

Canada has a lot to celebrate: it is a top destination for studying, visiting, working, and living as it was rated one of Country RepTrak’s most reputable countries in 2016. The same year, Canada was named the best country in the world for quality of life, according to the Best Countries: U.S. News & World Report.

Canadians are known for being friendly, open and tolerant – since many trace their roots to every corner of the globe.

Ranked first amongst the Americas in the 2016 Global Peace Index, international students benefit from all of the freedoms Canadians enjoy: respect for human rights, equality and a stable and peaceful society.

Happy Canada Day!