Join us for virtual events July 1, 2020!
While we can’t meet in person this year some of your favourite Bedford Days entertainers have created special online video presentations for you to enjoy on July 1.
Greetings from Mayor Mike Savage
8 a.m. virtual presentations – How to make a fun Canada Day pancake
Long time sponsor and provider of the always popular annual Canada Day pancake breakfast in DeWolf Park Sunnyside Too Restaurant will teach you how to make a special fun Canada Day pancake. Easy to cook, no lineup!
Bedford Library puppet show and craft making session
The Bedford Library has been a part of the Bedford Days for 25+ years and we all appreciate how wonderful it is to have them in our community. This year the Bedford Library staff are providing a special video Canada Day puppet show performance for you and showing you how to make a kid’s craft.
Atlantic Cirque performance
Let’s not forget our friends at Atlantic Cirque. For many years the Atlantic Cirque performers have brought unique entertainment shows to the Bedford Days stage. This year is no different…well it’s a little different because it will be virtual but still highly entertaining and performed in very unique Bedford settings.
Rounding out the 8:00 am presentation are the Halifax Mermaids. What’s Canada Day without a visit with mermaids Raina and Mimi. They will bring you a super fun fishy Canada Day show that will delight the fans of these one finned creatures.
11 a..m. virtual presentations – Musical performances by:
Georges Hebert Jazz Band
Ed Grant Celtic Duo
Karen Robinson Jazz Trio
All videos segments will be on demand throughout the day. Visit the municipal YouTube Channel to access the above videos.
Other Canada Day Activities and Programs:
Canadian Heritage is providing a variety of activities and programs for your national birthday celebrations including online shows at 2 p.m. & 9 p.m., as well as crafts.
You can also check out our municipal Canada Day celebrations. This year marks the 153rd anniversary of the founding of Canada and with physical distancing measures and gathering limitations remaining in place, the Halifax Regional Municipality will be hosting celebrations with contests, music performances, and activities for the whole family.
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time: Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Venue & Address :
Online on Youtube