Canada Day

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In 2021 the Canada Day event featured a Cross Country Road Trip highlighting the beauty of our country and the incredible people, places and wildlife that reside here. Thank you to everyone who participated this year including attendees, volunteers, community organizations, sponsors, funders and the Canada Day planning committee members. 

Click the buttons below for recipes from local restaurants, a reading list provided by the Maple Ridge Public Library and photos from the event. 

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We encourage an inclusive and diverse lens on programs throughout the year and encourage citizens to reflect on the past and to look to the future. Check out the Virtual Performances by Indigenous performers created in collaboration with the Fraser River Indigenous Society and in celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day! Performers include Jane Wylie, Colleen Pierre and Nicolas Bruce, Chief Marilyn Gabriel, Kevin Kelly, Cassandra Antone, Michelle Saul, Michael Kelly-Gabriel, Tricia Gabriel and Dennis Leon.

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We are grateful for the support of our sponsors and partners that allowed us to provide unique experiences to benefit our community and visitors. We look forward to more partnership opportunities next year!

Supported in part by the Government of Canada.


Sponsors

Save on Foods, Downtown Maple Ridge BIA, New Rhodes Construction, Maple Ridge Chrysler, Project Climbing Centre, Galactic Entertainment – Vancouver Production Services, Greater Vancouver Food Truck Festival and Haney Builders.

Community Participants

Fraser Valley Regional Library – Maple Ridge, The ACT Arts Centre, Ridge Meadows Search and Rescue, Société Francophone de Maillardville, Fraser River Indigenous Society, Meadow Ridge Female Minor Hockey Association, Maple Ridge Museum, Emerald Pig Theatrical Society and Ridge Meadows Minor Lacrosse Association.

Canada Day Committee Members

Coree McIntosh, Derek Bird, Ineke Boekhoerst, Landrie Davies, Liza Morris, Naomi Evans, Rob Meloff, Ross Munroe, Shannon Macelli and Yves Chinnapen.