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Canada Day


Canada Day in the Rockies

July 1

The natural beauty, heritage, and culture of Banff and Lake Louise make for a fantastic setting to experience Canada Day on July 1. There is no better way to celebrate than being amongst the mountains and lakes that have defined images of Canada around the world.

In Banff

Begin your Day with public art outside the Whyte Museum before taking in the colour and energy of the famous Canada Day Parade down Banff Avenue beginning at 11:30 a.m. Explore family-friendly activities in Central Park and at the Banff Secondary High School field, and finish your day with a dazzling pyrotechnic show!

Plan a full day of activities celebrating Canada's birthday by visiting the Banff Canada Day Event Schedule.

In Lake Louise

Start your day by feasting at the annual pancake breakfast hosted by the Lake Louise Fire Department. Be sure to catch the flag raising and national anthem at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, before enjoying the parade on Village Road. The day is full of performances and family activities on the lawns of the Lake Louise Sport and Recreation centre, including a BBQ lunch. 

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