Canada Day Celebrations

Monday, July 1, 2019



  • Suggested Items to Bring: Chair, blanket, water, and flashlight (if you plan on staying for the Fireworks).
  • Rules of the site: No Smoking, No Pets (except certified guide dogs), No Alcohol, and No Bicycles are permitted at the event.
  • Security will be on site throughout the entire event.
  • There will be no cash machines on site, vendors may have their own debit/credit machines.

Schedule of Events

11:00 am  Gates Open
11:30 am  Parade
1:00 – 10:00 pm  Various activities for the Young and Youthful at Heart
10:15 pm  Fireworks


12:00 pm (noon)  Opening Ceremonies & Special Recognitions
1:00 – 1:45 pm  The Magic Show with Donald Dunphy
1:30 – 3:30 pm  Chick Wagon Band
4:30 – 6:30 pm  The Country Line
7:00 -10:00 pm  Knacker’s Yard


1:00 – 8:00 pm  Community Painting Project Paint-a-Stroke
2:00 – 6:00 pm  Henna Station
1:45 – 2:30 pm  Gals I Like
2:30 – 3:30 pm  Music Bingo with Scott Macdonald
3:30 – 5:30 pm  Family Karaoke


FAMILY FUN ZONE 2:00 – 6:00 pm  
 Fun Time Inflatables  Traditional Family Games  Photo Selfie Booth
 Face Painting  Giant Lawn Games  Balloon Twisting
 Enchanted Fables  Imagination Station


The celebration will be held at the Sooke River Campsite, located at 2259 Phillips Road.


  • There will be limited parking available at Seaparc Leisure Centre off Phillips Road.
  • Shuttles will be available from Evergreen Plaza and Edward Milne Community School between 11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.


VENDOR Information
General Details:The Canada Day committee will be accepting Vendor applications under May 31, 2019, for both merchants and food trucks.
For more information please contact
Business Licences:Business Licences

Information to be added and updated frequently, please return often for more details about the event.


A partnership between the District of Sooke & the Sooke Lions Club