Head to downtown Vermilion for the annual Canada Day and Multiculturalism Festival. There will be plenty of food and activities. Events for the day include children's activities, an open stage, trade show, geocaching, Frisbee golf, barbecue supper, and of course, fireworks. Canada Day in Vermilion is free for everyone.
Schedule Of Events
Pancake Breakfast With Communities In Bloom
Start things off at the fire hall parking lot between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m. Nothing shows your Canadian pride more than lathering pancakes in maple syrup.
$6 Beef On A Bun
Grab some lunch hot from the grill located between Long's Value Drug Mart and Craig's Department store on 50th Street. The beef will be cooking from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Fun for every age group, located at the Credit Union Parking from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Horse Drawn Carriages
Check out the horses downtown from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Check out some amazing local talent from 1 to 3 p.m. on Telus Park Stage
- A Vermilion reasons to spend Canada Day here
Indigenous Craft & Activities
Enjoy some incredible indigenous crafts and activities in the Credit Union Lot.
The famous Bucket Brigade will make its way down 50th Street from Noon to 1 p.m.
Hot Air Balloon
Take a ride on a hot air balloon at 5 p.m. at the AG grounds.
Show N' Shine
Classic Cars will be shown off in style in the Prairie Place parking lot from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Grab your blankets and check out the Movie in the Park before the fireworks at the AG grounds from 10:30 p.m. to midnight.
Finish the day off with fireworks. Showtime is at 12:01 a.m. at the AG Grounds.
When you go
Did you know Vermilion is home to Vermilion Provincial Park? The park runs about 15 kilometres along the south shore of the Vermilion River Valley. Enjoy a day by the river during your visit. Learn more here.
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