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CANADA 150 — The full schedule of events and activities will be posted in early April.

For your reference, below is the 2017 event/activity listing.


Birthday Cake & Ice Cream

Time: 1:45 p.m.
Location: Legacy Park
Sponsored by:  Agrium
Celebrate Canada’s Day birthday with free cake and ice cream. The free Canada Day tradition dates back more than two decades. Get in line early because the cake goes fast!


Fort Edmonton Canoe Brigade

Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: West River’s Edge Boat Launch
Re-live the days of the mighty fur trade. More than 10 voyageur canoes will land at Redcoat Landing on their way to Victoria Settlement. The arriving voyageurs will be greeted with black power guns saluting and a bag pipe playing. Enjoy canoe rides with the voyageurs (weather permitting).


Farmers’ Market

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: CN Station Parking Lot
Organized every Thursday from 4:30-7:30 by the Fort Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce. A special market is held on Canada Day with many of the weekly favourite vendors on hand.


NWMP Fort & Museum

Time: Noon to 6 p.m.
Location: Fort Heritage Precinct
The local museum is open with free admission to all on Canada Day. Take advantage of the opportunity to learn about the long and rich history of the area, dating back beyond the birth of our nation.


Yoga in the Park

Time: 2:00 p.m.
Location: Behind Warden’s House near Gazebo
Sponsored by: PURE Yoga Studio
Join PURE Yoga for a free yoga session in the park on Canada Day.


Kids’ Korner

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: Legacy Park
Featuring a petting zoo sponsored by Sherritt, inflatable slides sponsored by Plains Midstream, face painting and other activities, the Kids Korner on Canada Day will provide plenty of fun and entertainment for young families. Make sure to purchase your $5 Play-All-Day pass at the information booth.


RC Flying Demonstrations

Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Range Road 224 & Township Road 544
Hosted by the RC Flying Club, this annual tradition allows enthusiasts and amateurs to enjoy RC flying. The site is a short 7-minute drive from downtown Fort Saskatchewan.