Canada 150 Fireworks in Ottawa

July 1, 2017

July 1, 2017


Confederation Boulevard, Ottawa, ON


Events Description

To celebrate our country’s 150th birthday, the President’s Choice® Canada Day fireworks will lightup Ottawa skies for a spectacular 20-minute 17-second pyromusical fireworks show that includes 15,000 individual fireworks set off around Confederation Boulevard and 50 x 200- to 300-mm calibre aerial shells, including 150 x 50-mm maroons and 150 x 75-mm maroons.

With the show theme “Four Seasons”, this will be the  largest Canada Day firework show ever in the Capital region with Canadian sound track.


Date and time: Saturday, July 1, 2017 | 11:00 PM to 11:20 PM
The synchronised fireworks show will be launched from 5 different locations:

  • Nepean Point
  • 4 sites along Confederation Boulevard (2 sites in Ottawa and 2 in Gatineau)

Best Viewing Locations:

  • The green space behind the Canadian Museum of History, located at 100 Laurier Street, Gatineau, Quebec.
  • Major’s Hill Park, behind the Fairmont Château Laurier, 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa, Ontario.

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