Canada Day celebrations are back! This year you will see the return of annual celebrations, new events, and a focus on celebrating the many cultures that makeup Canada’s beautiful, intricate fabric. Whether you are looking for an early morning event or want to celebrate until the wee hours, from pancakes and music to water fun and fireworks… we have something for everyone in our Ultimate Guide to Canada Day Celebrations in HRM! (Click on each heading for more details).

Canada Day Celebrations at Pier 21

When: Friday, July 1st, 2022
Time: 10:00am
Where: Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, 1055 Marginal Road, Halifax

Sackville Patriot Days 

When: Saturday, June 25th – Friday July 1st, 2022
Where: Sackville, Nova Scotia

Bedford Days Celebration

When: Tuesday, June 27th – Friday, July 1st, 2022
Where: Various locations throughout Bedford

Tattoo Canada Day Parade

When: Friday, July 1, 2022
Time: 10:oo am
Where: Downtown Halifax

Canada Family Fun Fest

When: Friday, July 1st, 2022
Where:Dartmouth Ferry Terminal Park
Time: 1:00 pm

Dartmouth Summer Sunshine Series

Date: Friday, Jul 1, 2022
Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Location:  Dartmouth Ferry Terminal Park
88 Alderney Drive, Dartmouth

Kana’ta 2022 Main Event Concert

When: Friday, July 1st, 2022
Time: 5:00 pm – 12:00 am
Where: Grande Parade, Downtown Halifax

Mawio’mi On The Commons

Date:Friday, Jul 1, 2022
Time:11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Location: Halifax Commons Directly next to the Oval

Halifax Mermaids for Canada Day

Date: Friday, Jul 01 2022
Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: Shore Things, Dartmouth, NS


The Main event fireworks display is part of the KANA’TA 2022 Main Stage show in Grand Parade. Also, DeWolfe Park will have a large scale fireworks show.

Happy Canada Day!