The Legislative Assembly Visitor Centre on the main floor of the Edmonton Federal Building will be open to the public on Canada Day. Visitors can enjoy the film Our People Our Province in the Pehonan Theatre, learn all about active citizenship and the democratic process in the Agora Interpretive Centre and visit Borealis Gallery to see Where are the Children? Healing the Legacy of the Residential Schools, a powerful travelling exhibition by the Legacy of Hope Foundation that explores the history and consequences of the Residential School System in Canada with the goal of contributing to the healing and understanding required for reconciliation.
The Canada Day event will highlight and honour Alberta’s diversity with many fun festivities throughout the historic Legislature Grounds.
Who is it for?
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time: Monday July 1, 2019 |7 a.m to 9 p.m.
Edmonton Canada Day Road Race 2019
Legislature South Grounds | 7 am
Legislature South Grounds | 7 am to 10 am
Legislature South Grounds Bandshell | 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Legislature Building Front Steps | 12 pm to 12:30 pm
Alberta Family Fun Zone
Legislature South Grounds | 12:30 pm to 5 pm
Acme Circus Workshop | 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Parks Canada Activation Site: all day
Legislature Building Open House
Open House | 12:30 pm to 5 pm
Alberta Diversity Stage
Legislature South Bandshell | 1 pm to 5 pm
La Girandole from 1 to 1:45 p.m.
Celtic Ceilidh from 2 to 2:45 p.m.
Kehewin Native Dance Theatre from 3 to 3:45 p.m.
Pinoy Roots Rondalla Society from 4 to 4:45 p.m.
Alberta Discovered Stage
Capital Plaza | 12:30 pm to 9 pm
Mbira Renaissance Band from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Hungry Hollow from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Kat Dancer from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Lucette from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The Dudes from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m..
The Dungarees from 8 to 9 p.m.
Legislative Assembly Visitor Centre
Edmonton Federal Building | 11 am to 6 pm
Venue: Legislative Assembly of Alberta
10800 97 Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB T5K 2B6
Free Parking, Street Parking, Paid Parking
Please note that there are some road closures near the site on Canada Day and parking may be limited. Using the LRT to Grandin station is a good option.
Public transport accessible
Please note the ETS bus Grandin Centre is not accessible on Canada Day.