“The CanadaSound project gives Canadians the opportunity to be a part of Canada 150. I invite all of you to take part in creating a sound portrait of Canada. Let’s celebrate our cultural diversity with pride.”
—The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage
In 2017, Canadians are marking the 150th anniversary of Confederation and you’re invited to take part all year long. With activities centred around the themes of youth, diversity and inclusion, indigenous reconciliation and the environment, there are 36 million ways to take part. Celebrate and join in on local and national activities offered across the country. Participate in Canada 150 as a volunteer organizer or participant in your community. Explore Canada’s rich history by visiting Canada’s national parks and heritage spaces. Don’t let this moment pass you by!