FREE | All Ages
Join us and 100,000 of your friends to celebrate Canada's 151st birthday in the heart of Mississauga. Inspired by the stories of yesterday, and the infinite possibilities of tomorrow, capture this moment in time with us at Celebration Square.
Catch an incredible line-up of artists on the mainstage playing the sounds of sunny reggae, soulful folk, to high energy pop. Headlined by multi award nominated and winning artists Magic! and live on stage with Allie X and William Prince there's good reason to celebrate this Canada Day.
Hosted by ET Canada's Sangita Patel, Global News' Antony Robart and Alan Carter and 640 Toronto's Tasha Kheiriddin. This year's celebration will have you waving your flags and moving your feet as our house DJ, #FirstBestFriends spin all day long.
Canada Day Main Stage Line-up:
- MAGIC!, JUNO Award winning band with Mississauga roots, best known for their international hit "Rude"
- Allie X, singer, songwriter, and Canadian starlet
- Kid Koala, world renowned Canadian scratch DJ
- Valley, Mississauga's own pop band and festival darlings
- Ammoye, 4 time JUNO nominated Reggae star
- William Prince, JUNO Winning Canadian Folk artist
Capped off with an epic fireworks finale presented by Tim Hortons, Canada's 151st birthday is one event you don't want to miss.
2 pm - 6 pm
The event kicks off with an afternoon with Camp Canuck with fun for the whole family.
- Make a splash in the fountain, powered by Alectra
- Get ready for big sound and even bigger fun at the O'Canada stages featuring the bombastic T. Dot Bangerz Brass and Rhythm Works.
- Chill out at the mix stage featuring DJ's and a Digital Looping Act
- Stop by the Moment Maker Photo Station to capture a snapshot of the day in one of our five photo booths, from hashtag and GIF photobooths to the Moment Maker VW Bus.
- Catch giant moose roaming entertainment and a 10ft origami beaver puppet roaming the Square
- Enjoy face painting and crafts in the Great Hall
- Visit your favourite real life super hero's at the Mississauga Fire Vintage Fire Truck, Peel Regional Police Vintage Fire Truck on Princess Royal Drive.
- Join the Art Gallery of Mississauga for a poster making workshop on Princess Royal Drive between the Civic Centre and Living Arts Centre.
Join Mayor Bonnie Crombie at our Official Ceremony at 4:30 pm and participate in the Canadian Citizenship reaffirmation oath.
Canada Day 2018 at Celebration Square is a City-produced event.