Canada Day, also called Canada Day, is the national holiday of Canada. Canada Day celebrations to celebrate the achievement of the first of July as a nation. Every year many people gather at Parliament Hill in Ottawa to observe the special noon ceremony with the then prime minister. Canada Day is thought of to be a Public Holiday with plenty of outdoor sports like picnics, parades, festivals, live performances, and carnivals.
When it comes to celebrating Canada Day, Canadians do not have it easy. Canada has a long history of welcoming immigrants, but in recent years has become less hospitable. Many countries worldwide celebrate Canada Day in respect of their immigration heritage. In fact Canada has a lot of pride in its heritage. Many immigrants have moved to Canada, bringing with them traditions and cultures. It is up to each country to keep the traditions alive and provide to their people a warm and happy Canada Day.
Canada Day Images, Photos, Wallpaper
In Canada we celebrate our rich history. The very mention of Canada evokes images of bravery and determination. This is why so many people choose to mark out this happy event with appropriate Canada Day decorating ideas. There are many things to celebrate on Canada Day and luckily, there are many ways to do so.
Canada Day can be celebrated in so many ways. If you want to mark out Canada Day properly, you should take the time to plan well in advance. You can either prepare Canada Day crafts or Canada Day invitations. Both ways are fun and effective ways to share Canada Day’s joy. Of course the crafty among us can make their own Canada Day invitations by using some of the craft materials usually found in most households such as beads, cards, ribbons and papers.
Some other ideas for Canada Day decorations include some favourite movie characters or popular Canadian figures. For instance, the country’s flag can be an image of the Maple Leaf or a maple leaf with Canada’s national symbol in the middle. The images of happy Canada day families, like the one shown below, can be enhanced by having the family pictures taken outside by a friendly local camera man.
A beautiful way to celebrate Canada Day, which is also internationally recognized, is to use dried flower bouquets as Canada Day decorations. The family can select from an assortment of dried flowers in the colors of Canada; pink for the female members and purple for the male members. The bride and groom can also dress up like Canadians by wearing maple leaves (for the groom) and maple leaves (for the bride) pinned to their suits. Also a happy Canada day banner that features a couple in a canoe will add some much needed symbolism to the celebration. To cap it all off, you and your family can use some hand-made windmills to wish everyone “happy canada day.”