The Canada Day Parade provides midday entertainment during the annual festivities. Averaging close to 100 entries, the parade lasts roughly 60 minutes at any given point along the route. It attracts over 5,000 spectators each year.
>> NEW ROUTE FOR
2019 & 2020 ONLY <<
Due to construction taking place on 101st Street adjacent to Legacy Park, the route has been adjusted. Please view the below map of the new route, which is highlighted in yellow.
Where: 101st Street & Downtown
When: 11:00 a.m.
What to bring: Lawn chairs, blankets, sunscreen, hats, bags (for candy), Canadian flags
Where to sit: Anywhere along the route. View the parade route below.
The Honorary Marshal program started in 2011 with the intent to recognize individuals and organizations from the community who had contributed in some way to the civic pride of Fort Saskatchewan.
Below is the list of all honorees.
|2018||Ed Duliba||Long-time Train Stationmaster|
|2017||NWMP March West||Recognizing community heritage|
|2016||Kinsmen Club||Long-time Community Service Club|
|2015||Ray Whitney||Stanley Cup Champion, Recently Retired NHLer|
|2014||Kelsey Rocque||World Champion Junior Curling Skip|
|2013||Walter Thomas||Canada’s Longest-Serving Firefighter|
|2012||Sister Ada Toner||75+ Year Nun|
|2011||Lesley Macmillan||Multi-Decade Community Volunteer, including 20 years with the Parade|