Canada Day Celebration

Virtual Canada Day Video 2020

Check out our other Canada Day 2020 content on the Niagara Falls Facebook page.

Canada Day 2020 Event Information


Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - Oh Canada!

On July 1, let’s unite virtually from coast to coast to coast and share our national pride. Our new online virtual celebration production includes buskers, guest host Matt Anthony, a magician, community leaders, plus musical performances by Honeymoon Suite, LMT Connection, and deadmau5 for everyone to enjoy. #CanadaDay #nfcanadaday

  • Date: Wednesday, July 1, 2020
  • Time: Tune in at 9 a.m. & 6 p.m. 
  • Where: Here (on our website), on Facebook, or on YourTV (Ch. 10 & 700)
  • Please contact Lori Albanese for more information!



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The Contest is now closed. Thank you to everyone who took the time to enter the contest! We hope you had a great Canada Day!

How to enter the contest:

On Wednesday, July 1, 2020 between 12:01am and 11:59pm:

  1. Share your photo/video on Facebook, Instagram, and/or Twitter
  2. Use the hashtag #nfcanadaday
  3. Tag us in your post
  4. Upload it to our online form (contest has closed)

Prizes to be won:

  • 2 x New BBQs (approx. $1,000 value)
  • 2 x New Bicycles ($500 value)
  • Murphy’s Music Gift Certificate
  • 2 x iPads ($550 value)
  • Grocery Store Gift Certificates
  • Restaurant Gift Certificates
  • And more!

See the Official rules and details.

Please remember to keep your distance and stay safe while participating in the contest.

Stay tuned for the Mad Science Virtual Show on July 1st! 

Canada's Birthday Through the Years

The Niagara Falls Public Library is pleased to share a short video with you that documents Canada’s Birthday Through the Years. It showcases some of the Library’s images from our Historic Niagara Digital collections, illustrating how the city of Niagara Falls celebrated Canada Day at different times throughout history. We would also love to hear about how you celebrate Canada Day this year! Please share your photos and stories with the Our Stories: Niagara Falls COVID-19 Project at 


This is My Canada / Mon cher Canada is an all-Canadian music video that pays tribute to our nation. A special “Gift To Canada,” that features recording artists who are winners of 6 Grammy and 13 Juno Awards. A spectacular virtual journey across Canada for all Canadians to enjoy. Song Composed by Jeanette Arsenault. Song & Music Video Produced and Arranged by Don Coleman.


Communities from across the Niagara Region are coming together for a Canada Day first - Canada Day, the Niagara Way! #CanadaDayNiagaraWay

Join the 12 municipalities of Niagara, the Niagara Parks Commission and the Niagara Region for online activities and festivities for Canada Day. Celebrate with performances by Niagara artists Tim Hicks, Avenue Inn, Great Lake Swimmers, Spencer Burton, and Juliet Dunn. The online festivities begin at 11 a.m. on Facebook. 

Enter in the #CanadaDayNiagaraWay Contest to win 1 of 4 Prize Packs!

Download our FREE Colouring Pages and Word Search:

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The Government of Canada is celebrating Canada Day in a whole new way this year to bring us together virtually and share our pride in being Canadian. #CanadaDay

The Federal Daytime show (1-2 p.m.), Canada Day Across the Country, offers a virtual tour of the celebrations and many surprises. With hosts Serena Ryder and Pierre-Yves Lord, discover talented artists. Visit the Canadian Heritage Facebook link below, or watch the show on CBC or Radio Canada.

The Federal Evening show (8-10 p.m.), Canada Day Together, is a very special edition of Canada’s annual iconic celebration. Let yourself be entertained by great Canadian artists, in the comfort of your home. Visit the Canadian Heritage Facebook link below, or watch the show on CBC or Radio Canada. Enjoy Virtual Fireworks at 10 p.m. Click on the Virtual Fireworks graphic above for information. 

Download your FREE Celebration Kits today!

Follow along and share your Canada Day experiences with them using #CanadaDay.

8th Annual Run for St John Ambulance - Virtual 5KMsja1

Join St. John Ambulance as they host their first virtual 5Km Run! Participate by running or walking from June 27th to July 1st.

Proceeds from the Run for SJA will provide medical supplies and equipment for their community services programs, including Medical First Responders, Search and Rescue Niagara, Therapy Dogs, and Youth Cadets. All entrants will receive a race bib and medal. Kids can participate for FREE in the 1Km Kids Fun Run!  5K Run for St. John Ambulance

Happy Canada Day from Portage Bakery


The Niagara Falls Canada Day Celebration is one of the

TOP 100 Festivals and Events in Ontario!




THANK YOU to all who participated in our 2019 Canada Day Celebration! It was a beautiful day with over 20,000 people in attendance. We could not have done it without our generous sponsors and volunteers! 2017 Canada Day photo of children