Make the most of your Canada 150!

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Aerial view of people on a ship overlooking mountains and a bay.

From Coast to Coast to Coast: Canada C3

300 Canadians – 150 days – 3 coasts. A celebratory and transformational expedition, this pan-Canadian project is bringing together Canadians from different backgrounds to collaborate and connect with communities, conduct research, create art and celebrate Canada. The Canada C3 expedition ship has some exciting stops in Canada’s Northern region as part of its 150-day journey! The ship will soon sail into Iqaluit, NU and then make stops at Qikiqtarjuaq, NU, Pond Inlet, NU, Cambridge Bay, NU, Kugluktuk, NU, and Tuktoyaktuk, NT before arriving in Prince Rupert, BC on September 30th. An initiative of the Students on Ice Foundation, check out the full schedule of stops online. You can follow along virtually on, Instagram and Twitter!

How to Participate

Be in the know about amazing Canada 150 experiences taking place across Canada. Volunteer, organize or participate in an activity near you!

Come out and Celebrate

Don’t miss the Canada 150 celebrations happening across the country! Learn more about several special days to celebrate throughout 2017.

Explore our Country

Discover Canada’s national parks, heritage spaces and explore our country’s rich history in 2017. There is something for everyone!

From left to right: Rosemary Brown, Member of the Canadian Women’s Army Corps,  Félix Leclerc, Oronhyatekha (“ burning cloud ”) and Sylvie Bernier

#OnThisDay August

150 years of history, one day at a time!

Rediscover Canadian history from Confederation to today with the Library and Archives Canada (LAC) heritage collection. Throughout 2017, discover the today-in-history vignette highlighting a significant event that shaped our society.

Join the conversation! Subscribe to LAC’s Facebook and Twitter pages or use the #Canada150 and #OnThisDay.

Visit to read the August stories!

Canada 150 Ambassadors

Discover great Canadians who will come together as one voice in 2017 to promote Canada 150 in their community. Canada 150 Ambassadors are trendsetters and influencers, who together form an inspiring group of Canadians from across the country and around the globe. They come from all walks of life - musicians, actors, athletes, scientists and other, who are well known in their field of work.

Passport 2017

Get the scoop on everything that’s going on! Find out about Canada 150 events and activities that matter to you with the Passport 2017 App.

This personalized application combines culture, food, history, sports and travel while awarding virtual badges. Passport 2017 is an excellent resource for discovering, experiencing and celebrating our beautiful country throughout 2017.


The Canada 150 logo

See the official Canada 150 logo, and meet the young artist who created the design!

Get funding

Learn more about our funding opportunities.

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