Canada Day Parade

 

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Canmore - Canada Day Parade

 

Tuesday July 1, 2014

 

Parade begins at
12 noon

Photo by - Pam Doyle

 

 The parade will begin at the corner of Fairholme Drive and 15th Street at 12 Noon, turning left onto Main Street and finishing at the corner of Main Street (8th Street) and Railway Ave. From there, the Parade will disband and return via Railway Ave, 10th St and 7th Ave to the original staging area at the Canmore Recreation Centre, and the Marching Bands will make their way to the festivities at Centennial Park.

 

PARTICIPATING IN THE PARADE 

 Every year on July 1st the Town of Canmore organizes the Canmore Canada Day Parade. Decorative Floats and Costumes from community members are invited to enhance this popular event viewed by thousands!

To participate in the Canada Day Parade all participants must download this PARTICIPANT ENTRY PACKAGE which includes information for participants, rules and regulations, the parade waiver and under 18 consent form and a marshaling map.

Please read the Package carefully, then fill in the PARADE WAIVER (One per Group) and fax back to 403-609-8271, mail or drop off at the Town of Canmore Arts & Events office in the Canmore Civic Centre (902 7th avenue, Canmore, AB, T1W 3K1) or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Please contact 403.678.8939 for more information.

Note:

All participants must sign the Waiver.

All parents of children under 18 must sign the Informed Consent Form in their group entry PRIOR to Parade Day.

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To download a pdf of the Parade Route Map - click here

To download a pdf of the Marshaling Map for Parade Participants - click here

 


 

 ***Access to the downtown core will be restricted on July 1st for the parade***

 See MAP below for detailed area maps showing ROAD CLOSURES and access to DETOUR ROUTES

 

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DETOUR ROUTES 10am - 3pm

Click on AREAS below to download detailed area maps.

AREA 1Detour 10am - 3pm via 17th St

AREA 2 -  Detour 10am - 3pm via 17th St

AREA 3Closed 11am - 1.30pm

                 Detour 10am - 3pm via 17th St

AREA 4Detour 10am - 3pm via 17th St

AREA 5Closed 12 noon - 2pm

                 Detour 10am - 3pm via Bridge Rd

AREA 6Detour 10am - 3pm via Bridge Rd

AREA 7 Detour 10am - 3pm via Bridge Rd

AREA 8 Detour 10am - 3pm via Spring Creek Gt

AREA 9 Detour 10am - 12.30pm via 10th St & Railway Ave

                     Closed 12.30pm - 1.30pm

                     Detour 1.30pm - 3pm via Fairholme Drive & 17th St

AREA 10 Detour 10am - 3pm via Railway Ave

AREA 11 Detour 10am - 12.30pm via 10th St & Railway Ave

                      Closed 12.30pm - 1.30pm

                      Detour 1.30pm - 3pm via Fairholme Drive & 17th St

Golf & Curling Club access - Via Industrial Drive

Nordic Centre Access - Via Three Sisters Drive & Three Sisters Parkway


  SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Canada Day 2014

 For the most up to date information please visit the official Canmore Canada Day’s website

8:30am to 12 noon

Rotary Pancake Breakfast

Canmore Nordic Ski Club's Canada Day fun run

12 noon CANADA DAY PARADE

The Parade begins at the corner of Fairholme Drive and 15th Street. Continuing down Fairholme Drive, the Parade turns left onto Main Street and finishes at the corner of Railway Ave and Main St. Come pull up a chair or stand and enjoy watching the celebration.


1pm - 5pm Centennial Park Festivities

Featuring Marching Band in field show, Music on the Stan Rogers Stage, Community booths and Family activities.


10.30pm Canada Day Fireworks

Finish the day off with a Bang with the fireworks at Millennium Park. Only a short walk from Centennial Park!