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Canada Day 2018

Presented by Reliance The Furnace Company

St. Albert Celebrates Canada Day presented by True North Heating and Cooling is a chance to dress in your best red and white and join the community in celebrating this wonderful country we call home! Join the City of St. Albert on July 1 for an exciting day filled with family friendly activities and exciting entertainment! City parks, facilities, and historical sites will see a fun variety of events, allowing for residents of all ages and interests to celebrate this historic anniversary!

The day celebration will continue to be at Riel Recreation Park. There is parking on site or Park and Ride will be available. The park is located along the Red Willow Trail System and there will be a bike check for those who would like to take advantage of our wonderful trail system and bike or walk to the event. The celebration will include a concert, treats, games, inflatables, crafts and much more. In the evening, a night concert presented by Servus Credit Union will take place at St. Albert Place followed by fireworks presented by Kinsmen Club of St. Albert at 11 p.m. at Mission Park. See below for the full schedule.

Main Festivities

Due to Canada Day activities, the Rotary Park parking lot will be closed starting at 10 p.m. on Saturday, June 30 until 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 1. The Rotary Park boat launch will also be closed to the public from 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 1.

activities At Riel recreation park

Food Bank donations will be accepted from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the Information Booth at Riel Recreation Park.

11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

• Inflatable Bouncy Castles, Obstacle Courses, and a Large Slide
• Coca-Cola Kids' Zone
• Adventure Zone
• Daytona Homes Family Fun Zone
• Food Handouts and Vendors
• Climbing Wall
• Games, crafts, face painting and other activities
• Displays by the RCMP, Emergency Services, and Public Works
• Live concert entertainment (schedule TBD)

Day concert At riel recreation park

11 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Schedule TBD

Night Concert AT ST. ALBERT PLACE Presented by Servus credit union 

7 - 10:30 p.m.

Schedule TBD

Fireworks at Mission Park presented by Kinsmen club of st. albert

11 p.m. Fireworks Display

Around the City

A number of partnering groups will be hosting their own Canada Day celebrations around St. Albert, including:

And there’s always room for more people and groups to participate in these festivities! If you would like to explore how your group can participate this year or next, contact Scott Daniels.

Shuttle Service

St. Albert Transit will be providing a FREE shuttle service from Village Transit Station to the Canada Day festivities around St. Albert on July 1. The Park and Ride will run from 10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Park and Ride Schedule and Map

What to Bring

To get the most out of your Canada Day, please consider bringing the following: lawn chair, sunscreen, water bottle, blanket (to sit on the grass), umbrella (for shade and in the event of rain), hat, and comfortable walking shoes.


Volunteer registration is now open for Canada Day 2018!

Preparations for Canada Day 2018 are well underway and we are looking for enthusiastic individuals who would like to lend a hand during the July 1 celebrations at Riel Recreation Park. We need volunteers throughout the day in a number of capacities including:

  • Public ambassadors
  • Information booth attendants
  • Program Assistants (inflatables, crafts, cookies, face painting, and games)
  • Stage hands
  • Evening concert ambassadors

Morning, afternoon and evening shifts are be available.

Volunteer Registration Form

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Reliance The Furnace Company

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Last edited: May 17, 2018

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