Looking for Canada Day Fun for Families in Metro Vancouver?
Below you’ll find activities listed by city so you will know what to travel for and what is close to home. Just click on your city name and you’ll instantly be linked to events where you & your family want to be.
We’ve got you covered for Britannia Beach, Burnaby, Chilliwack, Coquitlam, Delta, Fort Langley, Langley, Maple Ridge, Mission, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, Squamish, Surrey, Vancouver, West Vancouver and White Rock.
Please double-check specific event websites before heading out, as event details & times may change.
We wish you and your families a fun-filled Canada Day together!
Canada Day at Britannia Mine Museum: 9 am to 5 pm, 1 Main Street, Britannia Beach
Highlights for families: Interactive Canadian history, maple leaf pins and Canada flags.
Canada Day Celebration at Edmonds Plaza & Park: 11 am to 4pm, 7433 Edmonds Street
Highlights for families: face painting, music, arts and crafts, bingo, cake, multicultural entertainment.
Canada Day Celebration at Burnaby Village Museum: 11 am to 4:30pm, 6501 Deer Lake Avenue
Highlights for families: Heritage games for kids, children’s entertainers, an official parade, birthday cake
Canada Day Celebration at Swangard Stadium: 5pm to 10pm, 3883 Imperial Street
Highlights for families: free concert and fireworks
Kiwanis Club Annual Pancake Breakfast at Evergreen Hall: 8:00-11 am, 9291 Corbould St
Highlights for families: Pancake breakfast
City of Chilliwack Canada Day 150 Celebration at Townsend Park: 11 am -4 and 6-10:30 pm 45130 Wolfe Rd
Highlights for families: Daytime: hands-on activities, crafts, and live performances for children and parents alike, a special pop-up market. Night time: food trucks, opening ceremonies, unveiling of the completed Canada 150 Mural Mosaic Project, lively musical performances, fireworks.
Celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday: 12pm-10:30pm, 1299 Pinetree Way.
Highlights for families: live music and entertainment, food, beverages, family activities and fireworks, Canada Day procession, birthday cupcake.
Canada Day Skate at Poirier Sports & Leisure Complex: 1:30-4:30 pm, 633 Poirier Street
Canada Day at Kirkland House: 12 pm – 4 pm, 4140 Arthur Drive
Highlights for families: Rides, Games & Races, family picnic, live music
Canada Day at Chalmers Park in North Delta: 5:30pm – 10:45 pm, 11400 76A Avenue
Highlights for families: fireworks and children’s activities
Canada Day at Diefenbaker Park in Tswassen: 10 am – 1 pm, 6579 1 ave
Highlights for families: hot dogs and drinks, birthday cake, live entertainment, face painting,
and official ceremony and cake cutting
Canada Day at Fort Langley: 10 am – midnight, 23433 Mavis Ave
Highlights for families: air brush tattoos, cake, outdoor movie, family picnic, citizenship ceremony,
free concert, multicultural entertainment.
Celebrate Canada Day in Fort Langley, Langley Centennial Museum: 11 am – 3pm, 9135 King Street.
Highlights for families: crafts, face painting, and old-fashioned games, birthday cake and live performances
Langley Canada Day JRBQ, Willoughby Community Park -11:00am – 6:00pm, 7700 block 202A Street
Highlights for families: face painting, mini golf, Pacific Trackless Trains, arts & crafts, inflatables, games, magician, Greater Vancouver Zoo presentation and more!
Canada Day at the Aldergrove Legion – 12:00 – 4:00pm, 26607 Fraser Highway
Highlights for families: old-fashioned sport races, a magician, face painting, dunk tank, bouncy castle, and more! Flags, pins, tattoos, prizes, and treats, along with hamburgers, hot dogs, and cake
Canada Day at Willowbrook Shopping Centre – 11am – 6pm, 19705 Fraser Highway
Highlights for families: Maple Leaf butter cookies, face painting
Maple Ridge Canada Day 2017 – 10 am – 7pm, 224 Street & McIntosh Avenue
Highlights for families: Farmer’s Market, a community barbeque, children’s games, splash zone, community displays and multicultural parade.
Mission Canada Day at Heritage Park – 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, 7494 Mary Street
Highlights for families: pancake breakfast, singing, dancing, cheerleading, pony rides, face painting, bouncy castles, magicians, dog show, live music, logger show, food trucks, ice cream, birthday cake and much more! Followed by 10pm fireworks at Mission Raceway.
Canada Day 2017 In New Westminster at Queens Park Bandshell – 11:30 am- 3:30 pm, 3rd Ave,
New Westminster, with fireworks at 10pm at the Downtown Waterfront
Highlights for families: arts and heritage workshops, community groups presentations and diverse performances
Canada Day at the River Market – 11 am – 10 pm, 810 Quayside Drive
Highlights for families: balloon twisting, face painting, family portraits, live music.
Canada Day 150 Celebration at Grouse Mountain – 8 am – 6 pm, 6400 Nancy Greene Way
Highlights for families: Temporary tattoos & flags, largest human maple leaf Guinness World Record Attempt, live music, photos with grizzly mascot, and lumberjack show.
Canada Day 150 At The Market – 11 am – 9 pm, 123 Carrie Cates Court, Lonsdale Quay
Highlights for families: face painting and fun live music
Canada 150 North Vancouver Canada Day Celebrations at Waterfront Park – 12pm – 4pm,
200-block of West Esplanade
Highlights for families: live music and entertainment, live mural painting
Canada’s 150th Birthday in Pitt Meadows – 8 am – 2pm, Spirit Square
Highlights for families: pony rides, pancake breakfast, water fight, youth dj pizza party & basketball tournament, watermelon eating contest, Click & Clown, balloon animals, Canada Day tattoos, face painting, fun with bubbles, a bouncy castle, roving entertainment, Mr. I and the Rainbow Singers.
Canada Day Festivities at Lions Park – 8-11 am, 2300 Lions Way
Highlights for families: free fishing derby for kids under 10, pancake breakfast
Canada Day Festivities at Castle Park – noon – dusk, 2552 Castle Crescent
Highlights for families: Children’s activities including Hamster Balls, Face Painting, Bouncy Castle and Arts and Crafts, Paint a tile for the Canada 150 Mosaic, fireworks
Canada Day at Rocky Point Park – 11 am – 6 pm 2800 Murray St, 10:30pm fireworks at Burrard Inlet
Highlights for families: ring toss and mini-golf, community art project, games with parks & rec staff, gold panning, bubble ball, archery, trampoline, boat building, swing ride, Golden Spikes Days Festival
Richmond Canada Day in Steveston – 10 am – 10:30 pm, Steveston Village
Highlights for families: midway and attractions, Steveston Salmon Festival, fireworks
Canada Day 150 at Sea To Sky Gondola – 11 am – 8 pm, 36800 Hwy 99
Highlights for families: crafts, tours, hikes, toonie pancakes
Canada Day Parade, Downtown Squamish – 10:30 am
Canada Day Festivities, Market & Entertainment, Junction Park – 10:00 am – 10 pm
Highlights for families: bouncy castle, fireworks, photo booth, pie eating contest, photo booth
Surrey Canada Day at Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre – 10 am – 10:30 pm, 6386 176 St
Highlights for families: Canada 150 kid zone, fireworks, crafts, face painting, sports, rides, Science World, story time, toddler town, photo booth, Nintendo gaming consoles, live music, PNE, martial arts, balloons, cookie decorating, multicultural entertainment
Canada Day at Canada Place – July 1 & 2
Highlights for families: Kids Zone in Harbour Green Park (July 1 only), Pancake breakfast (July 2), Canada150 parade through downtown Vancouver (July 2), Coast Capital Savings Youth Zone, live music, fireworks (July 1)
Youth Celebrate Canada Day at Renfrew Park Community Centre – 11am -4pm, 2929 East 22nd Ave.
Highlights for families: music, games, arts, crafts and carnival food!
Canada Day at Kensington Community Centre – 12pm -4pm, 5175 Dumfries Street
Highlights for families: arts, crafts, entertainment, and free cake!
Canada Day Celebration at Grandview Park – 12pm-5pm, 1657 Charles Street
Highlights for families: aboriginal performances, live bands, children’s games and activities, giant inflatable slide
Sunset Celebrates Canada Day at Sunset Community Centre – 12-4pm, 6810 Main Street
Highlights for families: face painting, music, inflatables, rides, dance performances and so much more
Britannia’s Canada Day 150 Celebration at Britannia Community Services Centre – 12:30 – 3pm, 1661 Napier St.
Highlights for families: children’s area, indigenous dancers and drummers
Canada Day on Granville Island – 10 am – 5pm
Highlights for families: agility shows, face painting, sand art, henna tattoos, balloon twisting, crafts, roving performers, musical playground, crafts, water park, maple leaf tattoos, food festival, multicultural entertainment, Canada day ceremony, cake.
True North Strong & Free Canada Day Celebrations at John Lawson Park – 2pm – 10:30pm, 750 17th St.
Highlights for families: Kids Zone sponsored by Shaw, West Vancouver Youth Band, fireworks.
Canada Day by the Bay at White Rock Beach – 10 am – 10 pm
Highlights for families: live music, family sand sculpting, kids crafts & activities, charity BBQ, fireworks, and the White Rock Museum will be hosting children’s activities on the Museum plaza
Canada Day fun for families in Metro Vancouver is right up our alley! We hope you all have a blast!