On July 1, 2017, the Embassy of Canada in Washington, D.C., hosted approximately 1000 fellow Canadians and friends of Canada to commemorate 150 years since the nation’s confederation.
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This Spring, the Embassy of Canada in Washington, D.C. commemorated the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge with a gallery exhibit, new art in the renamed “Vimy Room,” a ceremony on the National Mall, and a dinner with partners and allies.
Canada’s Ambassador to the United States, David MacNaughton, is pleased to announce that on Saturday, June 10, the Embassy of Canada in Washington, D.C. will walk in the Capital Pride Parade, themed Unapologetically Proud.
Get ready to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with Canada Day Across America!
During the last 150 years, Canada and the United States have become stronger and more resilient as a result of our partnership. Canada150 is an opportunity to reflect on and celebrate our rich history while we look to the future. Let’s ensure that the many friends of Canada across the United States are included in the festivities.
CanadaDayAcrossAmerica.com features an interactive map of open Canada Day gatherings throughout the U.S. Host a party! If you’d like to welcome fellow friends of Canada to join your festivities please register your event and it will be posted on our map of celebrations throughout the United States.Can’t host an event at home? How about planning a get together at a public park, campground, or your favourite local pub?
Canada Day party packs are available on a first-come-first-serve basis to C2C members hosting open events that appear on the map. Events identified as “private” and/or do not include a complete address are not included on the map.
Stay connected and up-to-date on all things Canada Day by following our Canada Day Across America Facebook page. We encourage you to share your Canada Day pictures with us too! Please post your photos on Twitter & Instagram, and be sure to tag them with #CanadaDayUSA.
We hope you’ll join us!
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