Wednesday, July 1, 2020
This year's Canada Day celebration is going to be different than in past years. Even though we cannot gather together to celebrate, we can still show our national pride from our homes. We hope you will take part in the activities that we have planned.
Canadian Flag Window Poster
Be sure to look out for your free Canadian flag window poster in The Era newspaper on Thursday, June 25, 2020. We hope to see them in everyone's front windows facing the street. Tag @TownOfNewmarket and use the hashtag #NewmarketEH to show us your Canadian pride outdoor decor!
Don't receive the Era? Download the printable version below.
National Canada Day Virtual Event
This year, all of Canada is celebrating virtually across the country. Be sure to check out some of the National Event's programming both on Canada Day and leading up to:
- Tune in to the two national broadcasts happening on Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Starting on Monday, June 29, watch online - explore different facets of Canada with renowned Canadian personalities such as Chef Ricardo, former football player Étienne Boulay and travel vlogger Gunnarolla.
- Click here to check out what other virtual events are taking place across the country.
- Celebration Kits - Activity Packs
- Virtual fireworks on Wednesday, July 1 at 10 p.m. - point you smart phone or tablet to the night sky and enjoy a 3 minute augmented reality fireworks experience.
This project has been made possible [in part] by the Government of Canada.
Ce projet a été rendu possible [en partie] grâce au gouvernement du Canada.
Canada Day 2020 Fireworks Event
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Photo & Video Release
Media and Town of Newmarket staff will be taking photos and video footage at Town of Newmarket Special Events. These images may be used, re-used and published in news stories, social media and on websites, in addition to distributed to our event partners.