Canada Day in Calgary

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Canada Day in Calgary

Activities and events for Canada Day in Calgary 2021.

Please note: These events and activities are no longer up-to-date. Check back for updated event listings or explore for more great things to see and do in Calgary.

Get ready for free family fun, fireworks, live music, and digital experiences you can enjoy at home to mark Canada Day in Calgary, July 1, 2021.

Check back for more updates and special Canada Day event announcements.

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Canada Day Activities in Calgary

Find out what's happening in Calgary for Canada Day in 2021.


Canada Day Fireworks

Enjoy the tradition of Canada Day Fireworks at 11:00 p.m. with a fireworks soundtrack played on CJSW (90.9FM). Stay at home or in your community to watch the fireworks or stream them live on the City of Calgary website.

Where: Fireworks from Tom Campbell Hill

When: July 1, 2021, at 11:00 p.m.


Canada Day At Home Fun Kits

10,000 Canada Day at Home Fun Kits are available for pickup at 19 Calgary Public Library locations throughout the city. Each kit includes beach balls, bubbles, postcards, activity books, chalk, and more. One kit per household.

Where: Calgary Public Library locations

When: Pickup June 24 – July 1, 2021


Hotels Live

Get a front row seat to live music with Hotels Live, an exclusive live entertainment series paired with a hotel night stay on Canada Day. Stay at the Ramada Plaza Calgary Downtown and sing along to The Hip Experience, the ultimate Tragically Hip tribute band, and celebrate Canada Day in Calgary. Tickets start at $50.00 per person.

Where: Ramada Plaza Calgary Downtown

When: July 1, 2021, at 8:00 p.m.


Canada Day/Dominion Day at Heritage Park

Celebrate Canada Day/Dominion Day at Heritage Park with a ride aboard the S.S. Moyie, tour the park on the antique steam train, and enjoy special performances from GlobalFest jugglers, magicians, and more. The first 100 guests will get a mini butter tart treat.

Where: Heritage Park

When: July 1, 2021


Canada Day 2021 at Studio Bell

Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre reopens on July 1, 2021, to mark Canada Day and Studio Bells five-year anniversary, with free admission all day. Reserve your tickets now.

Where: Studio Bell

When: July 1, 2021


The King Eddy Rooftop Patio

The King Eddy Rooftop Patio is a newly improved three season space for music and special events in the heart of East Village. Enjoy cold brews, street food-style bites, and live music, opening July 1, 2021.

Where: The King Eddy

When: Opening July 1, 2021


Canada Day with Fort Calgary

Canada Day with Fort Calgary invites you to reflect on what the land means and the many ways of knowing the land across what is today called Canada. Pre-register and participate in free live virtual programming with Dig It: Archaeology from Home, Stories with Chantal Chagnon, and Detuning the Anthem.

Where: Online

When: July 1, 2021

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