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Happy Canada Day from wishes all Canadians a very happy Canada Day.

Canada's national holiday is celebrated on July 1.

Canadians across the country and around the world show their pride in their history, culture and achievements. It's been a day of celebration and festivities although this year it will be slightly different due to COVID-19 and social distancing requirements. Oh Canada. Let’s get ready to celebrate at home and online.

How to plan for Canada Day

Before Canada Day, you can start making plans to:  

  • Dress in red and white, you could wear your favourite Canadian team jersey or cowboy hat if you have one.
  • Paint your face.
  • Put up your Christmas or outdoor lights. Turn them on by 10 p.m. (sunset) on July 1 to join in lighting up your city.
  • Decorate your house, yard or balcony in red and white. Display your Canada flag and show off your Canada-inspired family crafts.
  • Have a pancake breakfast with your family or outdoor picnic in your yard or balcony.
  • Check out this Celebration Kit for interactive, creative and educational activities for the whole family.
  • Help support local business on July 1st, consider ordering your favourite local food for take-in.

Canada Day Daytime Show

The daytime show, Canada Day Across the Country, offers a virtual tour of the celebrations and many surprises. With hosts Serena Ryder and Pierre-Yves Lord, discover talented artists.

Canada Day Evening Show

The evening show, Canada Day Together, is a very special edition of Canada’s annual iconic celebration. Let yourself be entertained by great Canadian artists, in the comfort of your home.

Across the country

Enjoy virtual Canada Day celebrations happening in cities and communities across the country on July 1.

Around the world

Find out what Canada Day activities our embassies, consulates and high commissions outside of Canada have organized.



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Written by: Prasanthi Naidoo, Founder of