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Canada Day in Annapolis Royal

July 1, 2017

Celebrate Canada 150 in the Cradle of Our Nation!

This year features local favourites such as cake, the singing of O’ Canada, flag raising, swimming at the pool, and family fun games. New events include short plays by Young’s Company, a visit from delegates from our Twin City Royan, music, and a Community Kitchen Party featuring FREE lobster rolls.

June 30th
2:00pm – 10:00pm: Concert at the Amphitheatre featuring Lynnea Rose; Ray Legerre & Jim Colette; Gianna Lauren; Rain Over St Ambrose; Christine Campbell; Garret Mason Trio and The Divorcees.
2:00pm – 10:00pm: Beer Garden hosted by the Annapolis Royal Fire Department
2:00pm: Acadian/Mi’kmaq Tour at the Annapolis Royal Lighthouse on the Wharf

July 1st
8:00am – 1:00pm: Farmers Market
9:30am – 150 bell rings at St. Luke’s Church
9:30am: AWEC Grad 2018 Fundraiser- 4 Man Scramble Golf Tournament at the Annapolis Golf and Country Club
10:30am – 11:15am: Rose Fortune at the Garrison Graveyard
11:30am: Proclamation by the Town Crier – Peter Davies
Greetings from Mayor MacDonald and Deputy Mayor of Royan
Official Flag Exchange Ceremony
12:00pm: Cake Cutting at Fort Anne National Historic Site
12:30pm – 1:30pm: Annapolis Basin Community Band Concert at Fort Anne National Historic Site
12:00pm – 2:00pm: Family Fun with Outdoor Games, Face Painting, and Artifact Conservation Demonstration
12:00pm – 3:00pm: Photo Booth to capture your Canada Day fun!
1:00pm – 4:00pm: Mapping Gravestones with MAPANNAPOLIS at the Garrison Graveyard
1:00pm – 4:00pm: Mapping Historic Wharves with MAPANNAPOLIS at the Tidal Power Plant
1:00pm – 4:00pm: FREE Swim at the Annapolis Royal Pool
2:00pm – 2:30pm: Young Company Play, “What’s 150?” at the Amphitheatre
2:30pm – 4:00pm: Concert at the Amphitheatre featuring Ashley Moffet and Danielle Jean
4:00pm – 4:30pm: Young Company Play, “What’s 150?” at the Amphitheatre
4:30pm – 6:30pm: Community Kitchen Party at the Annapolis Royal Wharf
4:30pm – 6:30pm: Kevin Roach Duo, music at the Community Kitchen Party
7:30pm: ASHK World Music Band at the King’s Theatre
9:00pm – 1:00am: The Rhythm Rogues Dance at the Legion
9:30pm: Candlelight Graveyard Tour, meeting at the Fort Anne parking lot for 9:15pm
Historic Gardens – Free will offering Admission all day!

Downloadable copy can be found here:  Canada Day Schedule- Annapolis Royal

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July 1, 2017
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