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Canada Day at Canada Place 2014

27th Annual Canada Day at Canada Place, presented by Port Metro Vancouver

Canada Day at Canada Place, presented by Port Metro Vancouver, is the largest Canada Day celebration outside the nation’s capital. Join us on July 1 for 13 hours of FREE family fun. From 10:00am - 6:00pm guests will enjoy a wide variety of live performances, breathtaking exhibits and interactive displays at the Waterfront Party. At the Waterfront Party, enjoy:

Featured Performances – Headline performances by Said the Whale, The Paperboys, Three Time World Champion Hoop Dancer Alex Wells, Crystal Shawanda, and more than 25 music and dance acts on three stage. View the full schedule.

Go Canada! Sports Zone – What better place than to be active and have fun? Test your skills with soccer drills, watch a game of wheelchair basketball or join the jump rope competition.

Salty’s Market – Port Metro Vancouver welcomes you to peruse the 50+ Portobello West vendors and artisans selling locally made goods or imported items, featuring stories of people in our communities and their connection to the Port. Learn about the importance of trade, how the Port operates day to day, meet Salty and more!

The West Coast Lumberjack Show – Sit back and enjoy an exhilarating showcase of fearless skills and daredevils displays. Watch the lumberjacks partake in chainsaw carving and Jack n’ Jill double buck. View the full schedule.

Celebration Stage – the stage for all things Canadian! The day kicks off with the great Sweet Soul Gospel Choir, followed by the popular citizenship ceremony where we will welcome 60 new citizens to our Canadian family. View the full schedule of all multicultural performances. View the full schedule.

Canadian Forces Zone – See incredible displays and exhibits that honour our country’s armed forces and heroes!

Maple Lodge Farms Community Stage at North Point - With the stunning North Shore mountains in the background, Canada Day at Canada Place begins with a large outdoor yoga class and then transitions into the perfect area to enjoy great family friendly entertainment.  Bring the kids to enjoy Science World demonstrations, improv performances, a magic show and more! View the full schedule.

Canada Place Way - Stroll down Canada Place Way to engage with a variety of onsite exhibitors.  Sample goods, play a game of street hockey brought to you by Nature's Path Organic Foods, and enjoy a plethora of food options – from festival favourites to trendy food carts, there is something for everyone.

Subway’s Picnic Plaza  - Here’s your chance to relax, sit down at the picnic tables and take in the beautiful sights as we celebrate the anniversary of our great country - O’Canada! For those looking for some more action, test your fitness level at Subway’s onsite Commit to Fit challenge.

Canada Day Mobile App - Download the Port Metro Vancouver free mobile app for anytime access to the event site map, performance schedules and simulcast of the fireworks soundtrack.  Download the app at www.canp.lc.

Canada Day Parade, presented by Port Metro Vancouver - Make your way to Georgia Street to enjoy ever popular at 7:00pm. Learn more here.

Coast Capital Savings Canada Day Fireworks Show - Cap your evening off with a bang and enjoy the fireworks at Canada Place at 10:30pm. The two barges are located in Dundarave and Coal Harbour, with best viewing areas from Harbour Green Park, Stanley Park, West Vancouver and North Vancouver. Learn more here.

Hudson’s Bay Fireworks Viewing Zone - For front row seats to the fireworks, with live entertainment and access to indoor bathroom facilities, buy your tickets today to the Hudson's Bay Fireworks Viewing Zone located along the Canada Place West Promenade. Learn more here.



Check out the photos from today's performance by @SALONTheatre in #Vancouver: ow.ly/Mp7iv
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RT @lriel2015: @CanadaPlace #canadianhistory gets a facelift this afternoon at the #northpoint 1pm come one come all!
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Great weather for Sir John, Eh? The Road Show by @SALONTheatre. Next free show 1pm to 2pm @CanadaPlace in #Vancouver! pic.twitter.com/WY7IXDoVpX
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