Happy 153rd birthday Canada!

This year we will be celebrating differently. Celebrations will be broadcast digitally by Canadian Heritage due to current COVID-19 measures.

If you plan on celebrating out of your home, please take the necessary precautions including physical distancing, hand-washing and the use of face masks. For more information, check out my video-blog on masks here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mWqubnC_3to

Information on the full festivities including a celebration kit are available here:https://www.canada.ca/en/canadian-heritage/campaigns/canada-day.html

The Day Show will be hosted by Serena Ryder and Pierre-Yves Lord and will include performances by: the National Arts Centre Orchestra, Marc Hevieux, Paul Brandt, Laurence Nerbonne, Leela Gilday, Burnstick, and many more. It will be broadcast on the following: 

CBC Television (broadcast in English)
From 1 to 2 pm local time
From 1:30 to 2:30 pm Newfoundland time

Ici Radio-Canada Télé (broadcast in French)
From 1 to 2 pm local time
From 2 to 3 pm Atlantic time

CPAC
From 1 to 2 pm (ET)

CBC Gem
From 1 to 2 pm (ET)

Canadian Heritage Facebook
From 1 to 2 pm (ET)

Canadian Heritage YouTube
From 1 to 2 pm (ET)

The Evening Show will be hosted by Serena Ryder and Pierre-Yves Lord and will include performances by: Alanis Morissette, Loud, Avril Lavigne, Damien Robitaille, Sarah McLachlan, Corneille, Haviah Mighty and more. It will be broadcast on the following:

CBC Television (broadcast in English)
From 8 to 10 pm local time

Ici Radio-Canada Télé (broadcast in French)
From 8 to 10 pm local time

CBC Gem
From 8 to 10 pm (ET)

Canadian Heritage Facebook
From 8 to 10 pm (ET)

Canadian Heritage YouTube
From 8 to 10 pm (ET)

Virtual Fireworks can be watched here: https://www.canadavirtualfireworks.ca 

The Canada House Party will stream performances from many local Canadian artists as of 3:00pm (ET). 

Acts include: Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine, Garçons, Sam Roberts Band, The Trews, Ford Sinclair, Bonjay, Myles Castello, and many more.

The link to watch live is here: www.CanadaDayHouseParty.ca 

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