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Canada Day 2024

Games, Food, Music & Fireworks!

Fireworks

MWPC CANADA DAY 2024

Our mission is to celebrate both our rich Canadian history and the diversity of the community with a FREE and inclusive event featuring multicultural performances, dance, music, fun and fireworks that is open to everyone.

The Mill Woods Presidents' Council has delivered the Mill Woods Canada Day Celebration with the support of sponsors and donors since 1990. Financial support ensures the event continues year after year providing free entertainment to 50,000+ people.

Watch here for the details on the Canada Day Celebration to take place Saturday July 1st, 2023.

This Canada Day we will be collecting non-perishable food donations to help feed people in our community through SSVP ST THERESA’S FOOD BANK.

🎉CELEBRATION BEGINS AT 2:00pm! 🎉

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2:00 - 6:00 PM

Hay rides, carnival games,  bouncy slide & more!

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2:00 - 10:55 PM

Dancers, performers & music!

FOOD TRUCKS

Food Festival

2:00 - 11:00 PM

BBQ, hotdogs, icecream, pizza, refreshments  & snacks!

ARTISAN FAIR

Winter Stars

2:00 - 11:00 PM

Local artists! 

FIREWORKS

Fireworks

11:00 PM

Sponsored by

Mill Woods Town Centre

GLASS OF THE SASK

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EPCOR: Water Stations

Bring your reusable water bottles and enjoy a refreshing, great-tasting and FREE Glass of the Sask!

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Various shifts

Volunteer with Us!

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July 1

Site Map and Road Closures 

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#MWPC

A big shoutout and thanks to our amazing Canada Day sponsors!

JOIN US AT 6:00PM FOR THE OPENING CEREMONY, OH CANADA & DIGNITARIES!

Main Stage Entertainment

MAIN STAGE ENTERTAINMENT

2:00 pm  Announcements (Land Achnowledgment)

2:05 pm  Haryanvi Folk Dance by AHAA

2:25 pm  McKinnon School of Highland Dance

2:45 pm  Victor Jara Chilean Folk Dance

3:00 pm  South Asian Arts Movement

3:20 pm  Aviv Israeli Folk Dance Association

3:40 pm  Grace Dance Studio

4:00 pm  Jeevan Gopal Dance Academy

4:20 pm  Celtic Ceilidh Dancers

4:50 pm  Edmonton Hung Ga Lion Dance Society

5:15 pm  Margaret Burnstick-Abraham 

6:00pm  Oh Canada Anthem & Ceremonies

6:35pm  Jed & the Valentine

7:10pm  Abigayle Kompst

7:55pm  Gordon Lightfoot Tribute

8:55pm  Scarlet Ibis

10:00pm  Tim Isberg

Check out the details of FREE family activities

taking place in the Mill Woods Sports Park!

Site Map & Road Closues

Mill Woods Canada Day Celebration takes place in the Mill Woods Park west of Mill Woods Town Centre. 
There is no parking on site for public and there are road closures to be aware of as indicated below.

 7:30pm - 12:00am             66street CLOSED from 23rd Avenue to 28th Avenue
10:45pm - 12:00am           Additional closures around the park include 28th Ave.
10:45pm - 12:00am           Millwoods Road at 23rd Avenue
10:45pm - 12:00am.          66th Street at 34th Avenue closed to south bound traffic
10:45pm - 12:00am.          28th Avenue at 50th Street closed to west bound traffic
10:45pm - 12:00am.          23rd Avenue at 50th Street closed to west bound traffic.        

SEE ROAD CLOSUE MAP

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VOLUNTEER FOR CANADA DAY 2024

This event is organized by a dedicated group of volunteers but we need community members to be on site July 1st for the following duties:

  • Children's Fun Zone (assisting with games & activities)

    • 1:00pm - 4:30pm & 4:00 - 7:30​pm

  • Information Tent (giving directions and details of the day)

    • 1:30pm - 5:30pm, 5:00pm - 8:00pm & 7:30pm - 11:30pm

  • Site Set Up 

    • June 30th 6:00pm - 9:00pm

    • July 1st 11:00am - 2:00pm

  • Garbage Collection
    • 3:00pm - 6:00pm, 6:00pm - 9:00pm, 9:00pm - 12:00am​

  • Main Stage Support
    • 4:00pm - 8:00pm​
    • 7:30pm - 11:30pm

  • Parking Lot/ ATV Path Attendance
    • 8:00am - 11:30am​
    • 11:00am - 2:30pm
    • 2:00pm - 5:30pm
    • 5:00pm - 9:00pm

T-shirt, volunteer certificate, refreshements & snacks provided!


 

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