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Canada Day in Banff
The Town of Banff is the perfect place to celebrate Canada's birthday on July 1. Fantastic family-friendly events run throughout the day, including our famous parade down Banff Avenue. The full-day celebrations are capped off with a spectacular evening show at Central Park.

9 a.m- 11 a.m. Public Art at the Whyte Museum
10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Canada Day Public Market
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Canada Day Parade
12:30 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. High School Family Fun Zone
1:15 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Live Entertainment in Central Park
7 p.m. - 10:45 p.m. Live Entertainment in Central Park
10:45 p.m. Live Pyrotechnic Display in Central Park

Parade Registration:
Parade Registrations are now available and open until June 14, 2019.  

Please read the Float Guidelines before you register your float here!

Canada Day Public Market - Apply to be a Vendor
We are accepting applications to become a Vendor in the Canada Day Public Market!  Stalls are available at $60 plus GST per stall and successful vendors will meet the "make it, bake it, grow it" criteria as defined in the Festival and Special Event Policy C5001.

Click here to submit an application.

Canada Day Not for Profit Food Booth - Apply here
If you are a not for profit organization wishing to operate a food booth please apply here.  Please note, approved Not-for-Profit food booth will be required to complete adhere to Alberta Health Services Special Event Food Vendor requirements.

Interested in Volunteering for Canada Day? 
ome volunteer positions could help you to raise money for your chosen not for profit.  Click here to register.

All volunteers will be required to sign a waiver.  Volunteers under the age of 16 will require a guardian to co-sign the waiver and might require parental accompaniment.

As part of a thank you, all volunteers will receive:
-A Canada Day T-shirt
-Snacks and meals on July 1 (meals if volunteering for more than 5 hours)
-A Canada Day post event thank you Party