Reminder: Canada Day at Canada Place live event cancelled for 2020; virtual celebration will be aired on July 1

June 26, 2020

We’d like to remind the public that, in accordance with public health authority requirements, the 2020 Canada Day at Canada Place celebration has been cancelled. There will be no in-person daytime event at Canada Place or evening fireworks display in Coal Harbour or Dundarave.

Please note the Canada Place facility will be closed to all visitors on July 1, with the exception of FlyOver Canada guests.

Virtual celebration on July 1

Canada Place at the Port of Vancouver is thrilled to be representing Western Canada in the national virtual celebration where Sarah McLachlan will be featured from a pre-recorded filming singing “World on Fire” on the North Point of Canada Place during the 8:00 p.m. PST Canada Day special on CBC Radio Canada. The show will also be broadcast at 5:00 p.m. PST on the Canadian Heritage Facebook and YouTube pages.

Check out the Canada Day Virtual Celebration Kit from the Government of Canada for great activities, recipes and celebration ideas!