Victoria Celebrates Canada Day 2014 is pleased to announce an exciting line-up of family-friendly events, main stage performances, fireworks, and A Flavour of Canada, all set to take place on July 1st, 2014!
As we continue our green initiative, expect to see the Canada Day Team Green out in full force in a bid to keep our beautiful Inner Harbour clean. Also returning will be the free bike valet service, which offers a safe place to lock up bikes for all those who wish to leave their cars at home.
Highlights for the 2014 celebrations include….
Headliners, the Victoria-based, three piece folk rock and reggae band, Jon and Roy….
Speaking of reggae….
As part of their 15th anniversary, the Ska Festival has worked closely with Victoria Celebrates Canada Day to develop a diverse programme of reggae, ska and world beat music for the whole family to enjoy!
Other main stage performances feature a strong mix of local and cultural acts, including Victoria’s joyful indie newcomers, Towers and Trees, and Kikeyambay, a BC-based musical that combines musicians and dancers as a modern and dynamic Afro-fusion electric band……
Montreal-based Oothéque, the solo project of Malajube drummer, Francis Mineau, to perform from his highly anticipated first album…..
The Victoria Celebrates Canada Day fireworks will take place July 1 at 10:20pm… Tune in to The Zone @ 91.3 or 100.3 The Q! for a live feed with accompanying music!
A Flavour of Canada will be moving up to the intersection of Belleville and Government Streets to sit closer to the Legislature Lawns…
The annual Living Flag will be back in the early afternoon of July 1st on the BC Legislature Lawns…
Check out our Event Schedule for more details….
And for further information on performers please visit our Artists page.