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Toronto’s Centennial Launch Event -
“The Parks Canada Experience”

Toronto’s Centennial Launch Event - “The Parks Canada Experience” © Parks Canada

For the first time ever, Canada’s iconic places, symbols and stories will come alive in a truly urban setting to launch Parks Canada’s nation-wide Centennial Celebrations!

On Saturday May 21st 2011 you are invited to discover Canada’s unique natural and cultural heritage through engaging activities and events in your city.

When: Saturday May 21st 2011 between
11 a.m. and 7 p.m.
Where: CN Tower/Rogers Centre

So come on out, celebrate like never before and secure your exclusive bragging rights:

  • Plan your next unique Canadian getaway at the Visitor Centre
  • Capture yourself in Viking gear
  • See Anne of Green Gables herself
  • Participate in historic period games
  • Meet the new Parks Canada mascot
  • Take in the Critters Corner and visit with species at risk
  • Keep step with pipes and drums
  • Get your face painted and hands tattooed
  • Collect mementos
  • Gaze in awe at some of the most unique and breathtaking film footage from across the country
  • Have an evening campout
    in Rogers Centre*
  • Enjoy Mud Men, Sweet Thing, Malajube and Apostle of Hustle
  • And more...

*Blue Jays game and campout in Rogers Centre tickets available through