Canada Day - Our Heritage

Raymond's Canada Day Celebrations are full of fun, food, fireworks, family, friends and fast-paced action. During these long days of summer, you'll find softball tournaments, the Harlan Taylor Run, the Lion's Club Pancake Breakfast, the famous Raymond Stampede, the Canada Day Parade, our Canada Day Fair, fun family programs, a dance and fireworks.
 
  
 

Saturday, June 30th
7:30am Harlan Taylor Run
8:00am Pancake Breakfast
9:30am Softball Tournament
12:00pm Rodeo
4:00pm-10:00pm Canada Day Fair @ Victoria Sports Park
11:00pm Fireworks @ Victoria Sports Park

Monday, July 2nd 
10:00am Canada Day Rotary Parade
2:00pm Rodeo
 
Sign up to Volunteer for various events during Heritage Days!
Follow the link to become a volunteer: https://www.volunteersignup.org/JK7FM
 
Details of Events:
 
Harlan Taylor 2/5/10k Run
Register online at www.activityreg.com
Race Registration details can be found online. Walk Up Registration begins between 6:30-7:00am on race day. Race begins at 7:30am! 
 
Race packets will be available for pick up at VSP Fitness on Friday June 29 from 12:00 - 7:00 pm, and prior to the start of the race starting at 6:30 am near the start line on Church Avenue.

 
Chamber of Commerce Pancake Breakfast
Enjoy an old-fashioned pancake breakfast at the Raymond Senior's Center. 8:00am - 10:30am 

Raymond Stampede
Be part of history as you watch the 116th Annual Raymond Stampede Canada's 1st outdoor Stampede!  Stampede begins on June 30th at 12:00pm and July 2nd at 2:00pm.
  
Town Softball Tournament
Come cheer on the teams participating in the Annual Softball Tournament! 
 
Canada Day Fair
Come and be apart of our biggest Canada Day Fair ever!  Music Festival Stage featuring local artists, food vendors, shooting gallery, bouncy houses, and fun for all ages!  The Canada Day Fair is from 4:00 - 10:00 pm at Victoria Sports Park.
 
Do you want to be a vendor at the fair?  See the information in the links below.
 
Fireworks 
Come and get the best seats in the house for the fireworks celebration this year. Bring your own blanket or lawn chairs and sit on our new artificial turf sports field (Comet Stadium) or sit in the grandstand. Parking is limited so those who live around Victoria Sports Park are encouraged to walk to the fields.  The Stadium lights will be on until just before the fireworks begin and then they will be turned back on after the fireworks are over to make it easier for everyone to leave.
Approximate time fireworks start: 11:00 pm 
 
Canada Day Rotary Parade
Thousands of people gather for this iconic parade! Enjoy the bands, family floats, classic cars and of course candy! Judging begins at 9:30am. No parking on E Broadway between Church Ave & 100N during the parade. Come early to get a top notch spot! 


 Raymond Aquatic Center - Free Swimming July 2