Activities and Community Events

o canada sing-along

Join the Virtual Canada Day by the Bay celebration at 7:00 p.m. for a community wide O Canada sing-along on July 1 with Mr. O Canada, White Rock’s Mark Donnelly, leading the singing of the national anthem.

Sing the Canadian anthem from your door-step, front yard, balcony and let’s celebrate our city, our province and our country! It’s the 40th anniversary of Canada’s national anthem, "O Canada", so let’s sing it loud!

Share your sing-along with #WhiteRockCanadaDay

Click here to learn more about our National anthem from Heritage Canada.

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Activities and Crafts

Colouring Contest from the White Rock Community Policing

We’re taking part of the Virtual Canada Day by the Bay celebration with a colouring contest! Great creative and with the White Rock and Canadian-inspired colouring page. Download here or visit the White Rock Community Policing Facebook page.

We look forward to seeing all your amazing artwork! Contest closes on July 3, 2020 at 4:30 p.m.

Please send your finished artwork to or drop-off at the White Rock RCMP Detachment from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday (15299 Pacific Avenue). Judging will happen on July 6, 2020 and winners will be announced that day. Please read all rules here.

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Canada Day Celebration Kit

Heritage Canada, in collaboration with their partners, have prepared interactive, creative and educational activities for the whole family. Have fun exploring each activity pack and share your experience #CanadaDay #WhiteRockCanadaDay

Maple Leaf

Canada Day - Activity Package

Arts and culture

Get creative! Paint, read, dance, produce your own stop animation film or sing along to some of your favourite Canadian tunes.

Explore the Maple Leaf activity pack.

Peace Tower

Canada Day - Activity Package

History, symbols and traditions

Test your Canadian knowledge and display your Canada Day cheer with fun crafts and games! Challenge your family and friends in a quiz, have a paper model build-off, decorate your house or share your story with other Canadians.

Explore the Peace Tower activity pack. 


Canada Day - Activity Package

Outdoors and physical activity

Get active in your backyard and explore your natural surroundings! Go on a scavenger hunt, decorate your sidewalk or work out like a Canadian athlete.

Explore the Beaver activity pack.

O Canada

Canada Day - Activity Package

Culinary activities

Are you an aspiring master chef? Try out these fun and delicious Canadian recipes to enjoy during your Canada Day celebrations.

Explore the O Canada activity pack.

community entertainment

Please note the community entertainment events are not sponsored by the City of White Rock.

Korki the Clown with a puppet wearing a Canada hat

Korki’s Korner Canada Day Birthday Party

3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Join Korki in celebrating Canada’s 153 birthday. Korki will have fun songs, games, prizes and lots of party FUN!


Fraser Valley Regional Library

Storytime with the White Rock Library

10 a.m. | 3 p.m.

Introduce children to the love of books and language with Storytime. Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes and more – shared by our talented staff from across the valley. Storytime prepares children to learn to read. Fun for the whole family, VRL’s virtual collection is available 24/7 for you to read, watch, play and learn from home.

Fraser Valley Regional Library (FVRL) is the largest public library system in British Columbia, Canada with 25 community libraries serving nearly 680,000 people in its service area. 

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Hilarapy Celebrates Canada Day!

Hilarapy is getting in on the Canada Day fun by streaming 3 shows throughout the day 

10:00 a.m. Hilarapy Kids Improv ClaSs:
Join us for some Hilarapy Kids fun and laughs for ages five to 11 – and the whole family! 

2:00 p.m. LockdOwn with LiZzIe (Encore Presentation):
PG13 show, may not be suitable for children.
Hilarapy’s Lizzie Allan presents her LIVE lockdown weekly program, a fun and entertaining hang on Friday afternoons. It’s a grand way to end your week and pass the time with some seriously jovial light banter, comedy “fortune-telling” affirmations, along with some 

4:00 p.m. Stand-up Comedy Featuring HilArapy GrAduates:
Rated Rnot suitable for children
The Hilarapy Graduates have stayed together as a creative team during the lockdown, and led by Lizzie Allan, they’ve been writing comedy and staying connected. Now, we’re very much looking forward to presenting our stand-up comedy featuring Hilarapy Graduates to you! 

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