Canada Day | July 1

Canada Day celebrations are going virtual this year. Check out our links below for events you can attend from the comfort of your home on July 1.

City of Burlington Canada Day: A full day of live virtual events, including bucket drumming with CRASH Rhythm, White Pine Dancers Storytelling, a performance by Tim Hicks, and virtual fireworks. Live online starting at 10am.

Show your Canada Day spirit: City of Burlington invites residents to decorate your home for Canada Day, and posting a photo to Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #BurlONCanadaday.

Canada Day Cross-Country Simultaneous Drumming: Starts at 1pm.

Hamilton Canada Day: A showcase of top Hamilton musical artists, featuring The Dirty Nil, John Ellison, Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra Brass Quintet, Harrison Kennedy, Terra Lightfoot, Queen Cee, and Tom Wilson. Live online and on CHCH, 7pm.

CBC Oh Canada: Canada Day across the country, including Serena Ryder, National Arts Centre Orchestra, Leela Gilday, Marc Hervieux, and Patricia Cano. Live on CBC and CBC Gem - 1pm.

Looking to read a Great Canadian Novel to celebrate this great land of ours? Check out our cross-country literary tour of featured staff picks below.

Celebrate Canada! Kids Books & More

Indigenous Reads for Kids 2020

Celebrate Canada! Teen Books & More

We'll Rant & We'll Read | Newfoundland & Labrador

Out to the Maritimes | Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick

Picks from La Belle Province | Quebec

A Place to Write, A Place to Read | Ontario

Go West, Readers! | Manitoba, Saskatchewan

Alberta-bound | Alberta

Picks from the Pacific Coast | British Columbia

The Great Write North: Yukon, NWT, Nunavut

Indigenous Writers to Read