6 Fun Things to check out in Canada this Summer

3 min readJul 1, 2022

Canada Day weekend is here and to help you celebrate, we have compiled 6 Fun things to check out this weekend and over the summer.

  1. Canada Day Boat Party Festival East to West Series (Toronto, Vancouver, Ottawa)

The sun is out and so should you. There’s no better way to mark Canada day than turning up on a boat while you cruise through your city and take in the views with music from live DJs and a drink in your hand.

Get tickets for the boat party festival taking place in your city here:

2. Official Canada Day Afrobeats vs Dancehall Party (Ottawa)

This event promises to be the mega afrobeats turn up for the summer. Come party to the latest afrobeat and dance hall tunes while eating suya and carribean style dishes. Naija afro-beat artiste LAX will also be performing.

Get your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/laxculture-afrobeats-vs-dancehall-ottawa-official-canada-day-mega-party-tickets-354857176367

3. Caribana Carnival (Toronto)

The Toronto Caribbean Carnival is a festival of Caribbean culture and traditions held each summer in the city of Toronto. It takes place on the weekend of the July 28th is packed with a host of family events, day parties and nightlife events

Get more details here: https://www.caribanatoronto.com/

4. Afrobeat Music Festival 2022 (Ottawa)

This first of its kind African Music festival happening in the capital city promises to be LITTY with an all star line up of artiste and culture on display.

Get your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/afrobeat-music-festival-tickets-289603651317?fbclid=IwAR3qaFLJ3oK9Ps3iCEASsP8BdmkkLGt3O9zTPbcbCItJZmZuYBo1ttoL3kw

5. Banff (Calgary)

The Town of Banff is the perfect place to to visit all summer especially during the Canada Day weekend. There’s so much to check out in this incredible town from hiking to hot springs and fantastic family-friendly events run throughout the day, as the town has transitioned from just a parade to a full day of Canada Day fun.

Get more info here: www.banff.ca

6. Niagara Falls (Ontario)

Nothing says “Canadian” like Niagara Falls and summer is the perfect season to visit this historic landmark. Niagara Falls is also home to some truly Canadian activities, like the country’s only indoor maple sugar bush experience. There’ll even be a fireworks show on Canada Day.

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