Saturday, July 1, 2017
Bayfront and Pier 4 Parks
3 pm Opening Ceremony on the RBC Stage
3 to 9 pm Family friendly programming
4 to 10:15 pm Live music on the RBC Stage
10 pm Fireworks accompanied live by Maestro Boris Brott and the National Academy Orchestra of Canada
Proudly presented by the City of Hamilton & RBC
Enjoy food trucks, family-friendly fun, and a spectacular live music line-up presented by RBC featuring Canadian artists Jully Black, Steve Strongman and Sarah Slean. The celebration will conclude with a dazzling fireworks finale, set to an orchestral arrangement performed live by Maestro Boris Brott and the National Academy Orchestra of Canada.
- Face painting and balloonists
- Performances by Trulee Odd Show
- Hamilton Aerial Group performances at 3:30 and 7 pm
- Canadian Multicultural Exchange Station (interactive multicultural activities)
- RBC 150 Celebration Zone – play interactive games with a chance to win some cool prizes. Meet Canadian Summer and Winter Olympians from 1-5pm.
Pier 4 Park - Family Zone
Some sections of the bicycle path around Bayfront Park will be closed to the public from 7am Friday, June 30 to 2pm Sunday, July 2 for fireworks set-up and removal.
RBC Stage at Bayfront Park
A free all-Canadian live music line up to celebrate Canada 150! Presented by RBC. Enjoy a special ‘made in Hamilton’ Canada Day soundtrack arranged by Supercrawl Productions between live performances, featuring music from a variety of local labels.
- 3 pm Celebrate Canada 150 Day Opening Ceremony
- 4 pm Steve Strongman
- 5:45 pm Sarah Slean
- 7:30 pm Jully Black
- 9:15 pm Maestro Boris Brott and the National Academy Orchestra of Canada
- 10 pm Enjoy a dazzling fireworks finale, set to an orchestral arrangement of exciting Canadian orchestral music from coast to coast performed live by Maestro Boris Brott and the National Academy Orchestra of Canada.
Note: Schedule is subject to change - please check back for updates prior to the event.
Flavours of local food trucks
Find more information about free shuttle buses, parking, cycling, and other ways to get to Celebrate Canada 150 Day at Bayfront and Pier 4 Parks
Celebrate Canada 150 Day proudly presented by
With additional support from
Tourism and Culture Division
28 James Street North, Lister Block, 2nd Floor
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