July 1, 2009
Canada Day is the celebrating the anniversary of the July 1, 1867 enactment of the British North America Act of 1867, which united Canada as a single country of four provinces. Canada Day observances take place throughout Canada as well as internationally.
More historical information about Canada Day can be found in Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canada_Day.
Please be advised, that some celebration events in Toronto may be canceled due to strike. You could check for more detailed information on www.toronto.ca website.
There are many other Canada Day events that are not City-run and are scheduled to take place. These events include:
- Canada Day at Harbourfront Centre
- Canada Day at Ontario Place
- Toronto Ribfest and fireworks at Centennial Park
- Canada Day at the Toronto Zoo
- New Country Canada Day Jam, Woodbine Park
- Canada Day at Downsview Park
Fireworks - Canada Day Fireworks at; Downsview Park: July 1 at 10 p.m. Price: Free
Festival of Fire at Ontario Place: 10:30 p.m.Price: General Admission ($11.75-$17.75)