Canada Day 2020

MINDEN Canada Day Photo Contest

Show us how you will be celebrating Canada Day this year in true M.I.N.D.E.N style! The Township is hosting a photo contest where the winners will receive a gift certificate to a local Minden business of their choice!

Participating is fun and easy to do. Simply pick a category (or categories) from the supplied list, get creative with Canada Day themed ideas, take a photo and submit it, along with a completed Photo Submission form to the Township.  Entries will be judged on creativity, and how they tie in with Canada Day within the chosen category.

Contest closes July 10, 2020.
Visit www.mindenhills/events/ for contest rules and how to submit.


Heritage Canada National Celebration Canada Day 2020Oh Canada! Canada Day 2020

On July 1, Heritage Canada wants you to unite virtually and share our national pride. Heritage Canada is hosting a virtual component to celebrate Canada’s 153rd birthday, and invites all Canadians, from coast to coast, at home and abroad, to celebrate from the safety of their own homes on July 1st.

Follow the festivities on any of these platforms:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CdnHeritage
Twitter:  https://twitter.com/CdnHeritage
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/o_canadiana/?hl=en
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CdnHeritage
Website: https://www.canada.ca/en/canadian-heritage/campaigns/canada-day.html

There are many ways to participate:

  • Canada Day Daytime Show – Start the day by checking out a virtual tour of celebrations across the country and highlights our country’s cultural diversity, sporting excellence, Indigenous culture and languages, and the resilience of front-line workers.
  • Canada Day Celebration Kit – explore the variety of interactive, creative and educational activities for the whole family. Have fun exploring each activity pack and share your experience using the hashtag #CanadaDay.
  • Canada Day Evening Show – Finish the day with an entertaining show featuring original artistic collaborations between performers from coast to coast to coast, including stops in Halifax, Toronto and Vancouver. The night winds up with a montage of the best Canada Day fireworks from past years.

For more information, visit https://www.canada.ca/en/canadian-heritage/campaigns/canada-day.html