Canada Day events in the Fraser Valley (2017)

Canada Day events in the Fraser Valley (2017)

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If you’re looking for Canada Day events in the Fraser Valley Regional District, you’ve come to the right place! We’ve rounded up all of the Canada Day 150 events that we could find online.

Abbotsford

150th Birthday Canada Day at Abbotsford Exhibition Park (11:00 am – 10:30 pm) The celebration begins with a parade from Ware Street @ South Fraser Way to Trethewey Street @ MaClure Road. Starting at 1:00 pm, check out the Artisan Market, Food Truck Festival, concerts on the Main Stage, mini golf, pony rides, and more.

Mt Lehman Canada Day Parade at Mt Lehman Community Association (8:00 am – 1:00 pm) Coffee will be available at 8:00 am, and a Parade Marshaling and judging for the new pet parade starts at 9:00 am. Parade at 9:30 am.

Mt Lehman United Church Canada Day Observance (11:00 – 1:00 pm) Looking for something to do after the Mt Lehman Canada Day Parade? (info above) The church is only a four-minute stroll from the community centre and will have a history display and tea available to enjoy.

Time to Share Happy Memories at Sevenoaks Shopping Centre (9:00 am – 11:00 am) Head to the mall for crafts, treats and face painting. Watch the opening of a 25-year-old time capsule and the burying of a new one.

$1.50 for Canada 150 at Castle Fun Park (9:00 am – midnight) All mini-golf courses are only $1.50 each to play, all day long on Canada Day.

Canada Day at Devan Greenhouses (9:00 am – 6:00 pm) Free food, snow cones, and drinks. If you show up festively dressed in red and white, you’ll receive a free gift.

Boston Bar

Canada 150 Anniversary Celebration Event at Hell’s Gate (11:00 am – 4:00) Enjoy a salmon barbecue and live musical entertainment.

Chilliwack

Kiwanis Club Annual Pancake Breakfast at Evergreen Hall (8:00 am – 11:00 am) A family-friendly pancake breakfast with a performance by the Chilliwack Community Band.

Chilliwack Canada Day 150 at Townsend Park (11:00 am – 10:30 pm) Activities include a pop-up market, food trucks, live music, and tons of fun and games for all-ages. In the evening, Canada Day 2017 ceremonies and fireworks.

Harrison Hot Springs

Canada Day 150  Start the morning with a pancake breakfast at the Fire Hall (8:30 am – 10:30 am), then head over to the Plaza (10:00 am – 10:00 pm) for a pet parade, opening ceremonies and entertainment. Main parade on parade route from 5:00 – 6:00 pm, light parade on the lakeshore at 9:30 pm, and fireworks at the lagoon from 10:00 pm – 10:30 pm.

Hope

Canada Day Celebration at Memorial Park (8:30 am – 3:30 pm) Hope Motorsports Group Classic Car Show, live music, face painting and games in the KidZone.

Canada Day Celebration at Sixth Avenue Park (6:30 pm – 10:30 pm) Live entertainment, kids activities, and fireworks.

Multicultural Festival at Hope Legion (11:00 am – 3:00 pm) A family-friendly festival celebrating multiculturalism with food, crafts, and an original play.

Kent

Dominion Day & Community Appreciation Day at Kilby Historic Site (11:00 am – 4:00 pm) Explore the history of Harrison Mills and the Kilby family. Guided tours (12:00 pm and 2:00 pm), and barbecue.

Kent Canada Day Celebrations at Centennial Park, Agassiz (8:00 am – 2:00 pm) Pancake breakfast, market, bike and stroller decorating and parade, flag ceremony, cake, vendors, and entertainment.

Free Swim at Ferny Coombe Pool (1:00 pm – 4:00 pm) Enjoy a complimentary swim, just around the corner from the celebration at Centennial Park.

Mission

Canada Day at Fraser River Heritage Park (8:00 am – 5:00 pm) Enjoy a pancake breakfast, music, singing and dancing, a variety of shows, food trucks, and much more.

Canada Day Fireworks at Mission Raceway (10:00 pm) Raceway admission is free after 8:30 pm for this event.

Canada Day at Mission City Farmers Market (9:00 am – 1:00 pm) The Mission City Farm will be open on Canada Day with an assortment of entertainment and local vendors on site.

North Bend

Free Canada Day Swim at Almer Carlson Pool (12:00 pm start) Hot dogs and drinks available for purchase. Free Swim and free Canada Day Cupcakes.

Yale

Celebrate Canada at Yale Historic Site (1:00 pm – 4:00 pm) Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with live entertainment, chicken poop bingo, gold panning, raffle draws, barbecue, and cake.

Did we miss something? Please tell us about it in the comments!

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About Jenn Gill

Jenn is a work-from-home mama, word wizard, and photography enthusiast; living in the Lower Mainland, BC, with her husband and two young daughters. Whether it be online or at the local farmers market, she loves to shop. She's well-known for scouring packaging labels for a business address or "Made in Canada" sticker, and gets giddy at the discovery of new (or new-to-her) Canadian products.