Canada Day

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Are you ready to celebrate Canada Day in beautiful Maple Ridge? We are too! We are proud to present our Drive-Thru: Cross Country Road Trip, Canada Day Food Truck Festival, contests with awesome prizes and online activities for on and leading up to July 1 so you can have Canadian-themed fun at home. 

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Canada Day Drive-Thru: Cross Country Road Trip
Celebrate Canada Day in Maple Ridge with a special drive-thru experience that will take you and your family on a cross country road trip! Soak in the sights and sounds of Canadian history, music, dance and more as you follow along from the comfort of your vehicle. Finish your journey with a taste of Canadian cuisine at the Canada Day Food Truck Festival featuring diverse cultural favourites.

The Drive-Thru has been designed in compliance with the Provincial Health Order and requires registration. Please note that you may still access the Canada Day Food Truck Festival without attending the Drive-Thru: Cross Country Road Trip (see Food Truck Festival tab). 

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    Albion Fairgrounds & Albion Sports Complex
  • Date | Thursday, July 1, 2021
  • Timeslot Available Between | 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Registration | Secure your spot at the event and skip the lineup to the Drive-Thru: Cross Country Road Trip! Register by June 26 to receive express access.

    Not registered? Drop-in at your convenience to the Drive-Thru: Cross Country Road Trip between the hours of 11:30am - 3:00pm, but note that access may be limited due to capacity and pre-registered vehicles with express access.

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  1. Food Truck Festival
  2. Live Entertainment

Canada Day Food Truck Festival


Join us on Canada Day to enjoy amazing food options that celebrate Canadian cuisine, cultural diversity and festival favourites!

  • Location | Albion Sports Complex (23778 104 Avenue)
  • Time | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

There are two ways to access the Canada Day Food Truck Festival:

  1. Register for or drop-in to the Drive-Thru event and end your trip at the Canada Day Food Truck Festival
  2. Access the Canada Day Food Truck Festival from the Albion Sports Complex parking lot (please note that you will not be able to access the Drive-Thru event from this direction)

Some of the vendors include:

  • Beavertails
  • Cannoli Kings
  • G's Donair
  • Los Tacos Hermanos
  • Mo Bacon
  • Reel Mac N' Cheese
  • Rocky Point Ice Cream
  • Steve O's Fried Chicken
  • Wings
  • Guerilla Q

Please check the menu on the Greater Vancouver Food Truck Festival website, Facebook and/or Instagram. Note that some substitutions may occur up to event day.


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Celebrate Online: Contests & Activities



Contests

Let's Cook! Food Photo Contest
Great Canadian Burger Battle

Activities

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The Canada Day event is presented by the City of Maple Ridge with the generous support from our partners. Thank you to our funders, partners, community groups, local businesses, volunteers and committee members for your contributions and involvement.

Supported in part by the Government of Canada.


Sponsors

New Rhodes Construction, Maple Ridge Chrysler, Project Climbing Centre, Galactic Entertainment – Vancouver Production Services, Greater Vancouver Food Truck Festival and Haney Builders.

Community Participants

Downtown Maple Ridge BIA, Fraser Valley Regional Library – Maple Ridge, The ACT Arts Centre, Ridge Meadows Search and Rescue, Société Francophone de Maillardville, Alouette River Management Society, Fraser River Indigenous Society, Meadow Ridge Female Minor Hockey Association, Maple Ridge Museum, Emerald Pig Theatrical Society and Ridge Meadows Minor Lacrosse Association.

Canada Day Committee Members

Coree McIntosh, Derek Bird, Ineke Boekhoerst, Landrie Davies, Liza Morris, Naomi Evans, Rob Meloff, Ross Munroe, Shannon Macelli and Yves Chinnapen.