Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Canada Day Celebration July 1 sponsored by Tim Hortons

Canada Day

Canada Day Celebrations in Toronto

Canada turns 149 on Friday, July 1, 2016 and there's lots going on around Toronto to celebrate Canada Day. Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation hosts and supports numerous events for you to enjoy with friends and family. Here's what is happening in and around your community:

Fireworks at Mel Lastman SquareFirework Displays

The City of Toronto in partnership with Tim Hortons has beautiful firework displays at locations across the city. Grab your friends or bring your family for a spectacular display of colour and lights. The show starts at 10 p.m. in most locations. Show up early to grab the best spot under the stars.

Daily Family Activities

From face-painting to live music to arts and crafts, there's a lot going on in your community. Get outside and enjoy the festivities. Our map below will help you navigate what's going on in your neighbourhood for Canada Day. You can also contact your local park group to find individual or community-led events not found here.