After igniting millions of young people around the globe to build a more caring and compassionate society, the world’s largest youth empowerment event will take over Parliament Hill on July 2, 2017 for WE Day Canada, the first-ever outdoor festival WE Day event of its kind.
From 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., tens of thousands of young people and their families are invited to descend on the nation’s capital to show the country and the world that the future of Canada is in the hands of its young heroes. Ready to build a stronger future together, exceptional Canadian youth paired with iconic national celebrities and thought leaders will take to the WE Day Canada stage for an evening of epic performances, inspiring speeches and incredible celebration.
WE Day Canada will feature a cast of distinguished Canadian celebrities, innovators and trailblazers, including Barenaked Ladies, National Chief Perry Bellegarde, Roméo Dallaire, Marc Dupré, Chris Hadfield, Hedley, Tom Jackson, Maripier Morin, Alanis Morissette, Alex Nevsky, President Natan Obed, Kardinal Offishall, Penny Oleksiak, Lilly Singh, Jacob Tremblay, Margaret Trudeau, Emma Verde, and more. This star-studded lineup will join international activists and WE co-founders, Craig and Marc Kielburger, for an open-air festival-style evening of inspiration and celebration anchored by rousing stories and performances alongside some of the country’s most remarkable young future leaders.
Who is it for?
Family, youth and child friendly
Tickets : Free
How to get tickets?
At the door: Free entry – no tickets required
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time: Sunday, July 2, 2017 | 04:00 PM – 09:00 PM
Run time: 5 hours
Venue: Parliament Hill, Wellington St, Ottawa, ON K1A 0A4
Public transport accessible