The annual Canada Day celebration and fireworks display takes place in various locations throughout Ottawa. There is continuous entertainment throughout the day at Parliament Hill, Major’s Hill Park, and Jacques-Cartier Park, and on closed streets downtown.
|Flag Raising Ceremony and Changing of the Guard at Parliament Hill||9 a.m. – 10 a.m. / A perfect way to kick-start your Canada Day with pomp and pageantry.|
|Canada Day Noon Show at Parliament Hill||12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. / Featuringlive entertainment and kids activities.|
|Canada Day Evening Show at Parliament Hill||7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. / Live music and entertainment|
|Evening Show at Major’s Hill Park (Hudson’s Bay Stage)||7 p.m. – 10:45 p.m. /Live music and entertainment|
|Evening Show at Jacques-Cartier Park||7 p.m. – 10:45 p.m. /Live music and entertainment|
| Fireworks||10 p.m. / The fireworks are launched from the Astrolabe at Nepean Point and light the skies over the Ottawa River, behind Parliament Hill.|