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Make the most of your Canada 150!

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Aerial view of a tall ship navigating on the ocean and surrounded by small boats.

Rendez-Vous Naval 2017

More than 40 tall ships are sailing Canadian waters to honour Canada 150. They are stopping at host ports in Ontario, Québec and the Maritimes, giving thousands of people the opportunity to admire the majestic beauty of these cathedrals of the seas. Hop on board and tour the ships... admire the spectacular thematic fireworks in one of the port cities...applaud the colourful parade of crew members...enjoy talented street performers...and much more!

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: Stan Rogers, Betty Luiting, Natalie Krispinovich, Nelson Mandela and Irma LeVasseur

#OnThisDay July

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 Canada.ca/OnThisDay to read the July 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.

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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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