Event Information:

  • Sat

    Canada Day in Sechelt

    Downtown Sechelt

    The Sechelt Downtown Business Association has a full day of events to Celebrate Canada 150.

    The Canada Day Parade begins at 10:30 am with a flyover by the Royal Canadian Air Force.

     Schedule of Events:

    1. Trail Bay Mall and Area

    • Children's Bike Decorating for Entry into the parade - Anyone welcome! 9-10 am
    • Sechelt Farmers Market 9-2:30
    • Please note: The Lions Pancake Breakfast has been moved to Inlet and Cowrie by Pharmasave

    2. The Dock Plaza on Cowrie

    • Opening Ceremony – After the Parade
    • Sechelt Fish Market Salmon BBQ and Ty's Fine Foods 12-5pm
    • Bingo with Shop Sechelt Gift Certificates to be won 1-4pm
    • Persephone and Gibsons Tapworks Beer Garden 12-5pm
    • Hula Hoop Performances 1-4pm
    • Face Painting 1-3:30pm
    • Hula Dancers 1:30 & 2:30
    • Tiger Dance – At the end of the parade
    • Taoist Tai Chi Demonstration 1pm
    • Music
      • Ukeladies 1:45
      • Arbutus Sounds 2:15
      • Pseudo Soul 2:45

    5. Sechelt Seniors Centre

      • Sechelt's Got Talent 1-4pm

    4. Cowrie at Inlet

        • Lions Pancake Breakfast 8-11am
        • Lions Burgers and Hotdogs 11am-5pm
        • Townsite and Bricker’s Cider Beer Garden 12-5pm
        • Sechelt Summer Music Series
          • David Jones 1 pm
          • Charlotte Wrinch 1:30pm
          • Steve and Luci 2pm
          • Ken Dunn & Anna Green 2:30pm
        • Main Stage Music
          • Canada 150 With Keven Corften and Graham Walker 3pm
          • Joe Stanton and Simon Paradis 4pm
          • Talent Show Winner 4:50pm

    5. Upper Hackett Park

        • Sechelt Firefighters Games 12:30-4:30pm
        • Fire Department Beer Garden 12:30-4:30pm
        • Coasters Car Club on display 12-4pm
        • Craft and More market 12-5pm
        • Cheeky Monkey Kettle Corn, Caspier Catering, Rotary Burgers, Sushma’s Samosas, Angelos Pizza 12-5pm

    6. Lower Hackett Park - Free Children's Activities 12-5pm

        • Clowns, face painting, children’s crafts, activities, and games
        • Lifecycle Children’s Bicycle Safety Training
        • Zorbing, Bouncy Castle, Climbing Wall
        • Party Ponies Petting Zoo
        • Paint the Canadian Flag, Fish Pond Game
        • Buddies at the Bay Hotdogs, Wandering Wonders Ice Cream, OnoSechelt Shaved Ice, Scouts Cotton Candy
        • Children’s Music, Magic, and Entertainment Stage

    Unfortunately, there will be no fireworks this year.



    Registration is still open for the parade, and the Hackett Park craft fair.

    If you are a SDBA member, let us know if you will be having a sidewalk sale. 

    We also need a lot of volunteers to make this great community event happen. Please consider signing up to be a volunteer.