Canada 150

Celebrations

Beginning with New Year's Eve 2017, City-produced TO Canada with Love celebrations honouring Canada's 150th birthday are taking place across Toronto. From large-scale artwork and concerts to cultural programs, official openings and community sport days, there is something for everyone to enjoy in 2017. For more TO Canada with Love celebrations, visit the the Canada 150 Festival and Event Calendar.


Canada 150 Celebrations: Nuit Blanche

Nuit Blanche Toronto

Citywide
September 30, 2017

Toronto's free all-night contemporary art event returns from sunset to sunrise for its 12th edition. The overarching theme, entitled Nuit Blanche 2017: Many Possible Futures, will focus on Canada's history as a nation. The 2017 artists' visions address notions of Identity and Nationhood, including Migration, Displacement, Colonialism, Power and Privilege, Settlement, the Natural Landscape, Distance, Exploration, Adaptation and Reconciliation.  Learn more at nbto.com

Canada 150 Celebrations: Colborne Lodge Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival

Colborne Lodge
October 1, 2017

Colborne Lodge, local artists and members of the community join together to explore and share the story of High Park and its significance to Canada. Enjoy onsite arts activations, local food, music, dance, pumpkin carving, apple bobbing and wagon rides. Learn More

C150 Commemorations: MomenTO

MomenTO

May to December 31, 2017

MomenTO is a multifaceted program that will mark the 150th anniversary of Confederation. MomenTO will highlight historical people, places and events, from 1867 to 2017, that are significant to the history of Canada and Toronto. The result will be a citywide set of installations, exhibits and events. Visit toronto.ca/momento

Canada 150 Commemorations: Horticulture Program

TO Canada with Love Horticulture Program

Citywide

Toronto is in bloom in honour of Canada's 150th birthday! Beyond the City's superb flora conservatories, there's lots to watch for including giant flower pots located throughout the city, carpet beds displaying Canada 150 arrangements at High Park, Toronto Botanical Garden and other locales, a special Canada 150 floral treatment on University Ave., Canada 150 tulips at various parks and more. Full details to come at toronto.ca/gardens