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How are you planning to celebrate Canada's Sesquicentennial weekend?

To commemorate the 150th anniversary of Confederation, Beaumont will be hosting a weekend full of 150 different ways to engage and participate in the celebrations! An official kick-off ceremony will be held in Four Seasons Park at 2pm on Saturday, July 1st; however activities and events will be running all weekend all over town! 

Check back often to see the updated tally of 150 "Things"!

Is your group or organization interested in adding an event or activity to the list and joining in on the fun? Check out our brainstorming list of ideas below! Contact Angela, 780-929-2848.

Interested in volunteering for the Promotions Committee events on Saturday, July 1 from 2pm-fireworks in Four Seasons Park? Sign up online and join our enthusiastic team of volunteers!

Beaumont's 150!

  1. Come-Try: Pickleball
  2. Geocaching
  3. Fishing in Don Sparrow Lake
  4. Disc Golf
  5. Come Try: Badminton
  6. Community Art Piece
  7. Triathlon
  8. 5 Km Run
  9. Fire Hydrant Bottle Filling Station
  10. Nesting Box / Bat Box Building Station
  11. "Where Are You From" Mapping
  12. Canadiana Glitter Tattoos
  1. Food Truck Bonanza
  2. Kin Club Beer Gardens
  3. Fly a Kite in St. Vital Park
  4. Skateboarding 
  5. Create: Kids Craft
  6. Performance: RadioActive
  7. Pollinator Garden Planting
  8. Water-wise Gardening
  9. Tree Planting
  10. Waste Sorting Demo
  11. Waste Sorting Station
  12. Air Quality Monitoring & Info Station
  1. Drop-In Eyebeam Fun
  2. Swim to Survive
  3. Performance: Community Stage Entertainment
  4. Performance: Main Stage Entertainment
  5. Yard Games in the Park
  6. Canada 150 Photobooth
  7. Fireworks
  8. BBQing in the Park
  9. Water Park
  10. Beach Volleyball
  11. Horseshoes
  12. Create: Glass Mosaic Make & Take

Here's some inspiration for your group or business on ways to get involved and add your flair to the Canada 150 celebration weekend:

  • Come-Try: Taekwon-Do
  • Painting in the Park
  • Yoga in the Park
  • Dodgeball Tournament
  • Darts Tournament
  • Come-Try: Lacrosse
  • Tug of War
  • Photography Walks
  • Create: Canadiana Home Decor
  • Canada 150 Art Contest
  • Historical Walking Tour
  • Heritage Display and Quiz
  • Bike Parade
  • Pet Show
  • Sing a Long
  • Farmer's Market
  • Come Try: Cheer
  • Softball Game
  • Culinary Showcase: What does your Canadian cuisine taste like?
  • Pancake Breakfast