Saturday July 01, 2017 11AM – 2PM
Celebrate Canada is an initiative of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamā’at(AMJ) Calgary. AMJ organizes various programs to fulfill its social and religious responsibility to promote national pride and community spirit. It believes in the golden teaching of the Holy Prophet (May peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) that Love of one’s homeland is Part of faith.
Over the years, Canada Day Celebrations at Prairie winds Park have become one of city’s premier events attended by thousands of Calgarians representing diverse communities and is growing in its magnitude every year. The event is prominently covered by mainstream print and electronic media.
Representatives from all levels of Government bring Canada Day greetings to the participants.
The highlights of the event include:
Flag hoisting and national anthem presented by a group of children
Greetings from (by) all levels of government representatives and Community leaders
Displays and educational activities run by various City departments
Recreational activities and games for kids
Stalls by various communities, commercial and non-profit organizations
Guided tours of Baitun Nur, one of the largest mosques in Canada