Canada Day in Vermilion

Vermilion hosts its annual Canada Day and Multicultural Celebrations. 

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Location: Vermilion, Alberta


Head to downtown Vermilion for the annual Canada Day and Multiculturalism Festival. There will be plenty of food and activities. Events for the day include children's activities, an open stage, trade show, geocaching, Frisbee golf, barbecue supper, and of course, fireworks. Canada Day in Vermilion is free for everyone.

Schedule Of Events

2022 event details TBA, this schedule reflects the 2021 event. For up-to-date event details, check out the Vermilion Canada Day webpage.

Pancake Breakfast With Communities In Bloom

Start things off at the fire hall parking lot between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m. Nothing shows your Canadian pride more than lathering pancakes in maple syrup.

$6 Beef On A Bun

Grab some lunch hot from the grill located between Long's Value Drug Mart and Craig's Department store on 50th Street. The beef will be cooking from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Children's Activities

Fun for every age group, located at the Credit Union Parking from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Horse Drawn Carriages

Check out the horses downtown from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Open Stage

Check out some amazing local talent from 1 to 3 p.m. on Telus Park Stage

Indigenous Craft & Activities

Enjoy some incredible indigenous crafts and activities in the Credit Union Lot.




Bucket Brigade

The famous Bucket Brigade will make its way down 50th Street from Noon to 1 p.m.

Hot Air Balloon

Take a ride on a hot air balloon at 5 p.m. at the AG grounds.

Show N' Shine

Classic Cars will be shown off in style in the Prairie Place parking lot from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Outdoor Movie

Grab your blankets and check out the Movie in the Park before the fireworks at the AG grounds from 10:30 p.m. to midnight.


Finish the day off with fireworks. Showtime is at 12:01 a.m. at the AG Grounds.

When you go

Did you know Vermilion is home to Vermilion Provincial Park? The park runs about 15 kilometres along the south shore of the Vermilion River Valley. Enjoy a day by the river during your visit. Learn more here.

#TakeItToTheLake this summer. Plan your trip by checking into Vermilion's official website.

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