Canada Day 2020 on July 1 goes VIRTUAL!
In case you missed it – check out our Canada Day virtual Pre-Show:
Residents are invited to join an uplifting, virtual celebration of our amazing community by tuning in to Canada Day the Durham Way on July 1.
Scugog’s pre-show will begin at 1:30pm and the main event will begin at 2:00pm.
From 2 to 5 p.m., this collaborative event—in co-operation with the Region of Durham and all eight local-area municipalities—will highlight unique attractions and talents that drive our vibrant arts and culture scene. This event celebrates our region and our one-of-a-kind mix of small-town hospitality and unique urban amenities.
Durham Region is a community more vibrant and diverse than just about any place in Ontario. This event will highlight why our quality of life is second to none—a celebration of our multicultural landscape and cultures; exciting performers; one-of-a-kind children’s activities; and musical talent.
Some confirmed performers include:
- Juno award winner Jack De Keyser
- Three-time Juno award nominees Sultans of String
- Country artist Leah Daniels
- Children’s entertainer Jungle Jack
- Steel pannist Aaron Roberts
- Doug the Great (World Record) Stilt Walker
- Live animal features from Soper Creek Wildlife Rescue
Come together as a community—while practicing physical distancing—by tuning in to this first-of-its-kind, virtual Canada Day celebration, which will be available through Facebook Live.
Show your national pride by sharing photos using #CommunityIsntCancelled, tag @twpofscugog or submit them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Current Schedule of Events:
Please visit your respective municipality’s website or durham.ca/CanadaDay to learn more about this event.
Canadian Heritage schedule of Events:
- CBC Television (EN): 1:00 – 2:00pm (Local); 1:30 – 2:30pm (Newfoundland Time)
- Ici Radio-Canada Télé (FR): 1:00 – 2:00pm (Local); 2:00 – 3:00pm (Atlantic Time)
- Canadian Heritage Facebook: 1:00 – 2:00pm (ET)
- Canadian Heritage YouTube: 1:00 – 2:00pm (ET)
- CBC Television (EN): 8:00 – 10:00pm (Local); 8:30 – 10:30pm (Newfoundland Time)
- Ici Radio-Canada Télé (FR): 8:00 – 10:00pm (Local); 9:00 – 11:00pm (Atlantic Time)
- Canadian Heritage Facebook: 8:00 – 10:00pm (ET)
- Canadian Heritage YouTube: 8:00 – 10:00pm (ET)