Canada 150: What is Happening Around Canada

This year, Canada Games, our country’s largest multi-sport event for young athletes will celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday. From July 28 to August 31, Winnipeg will be hosting the event, featuring 16 sports, over 250 events and a major cultural festival. The 2017 Canada Games will welcome over 4,000 athletes and coaches, and more than 20,000 visitors. Co-hosts for the games will be the Manitoba Metis Federation, whose traditional lands and waters these Games will be held upon, as well as the many Elders and Grandmothers that have provided the Host Society with cultural guidance. Find out more about this year’s event by clicking here.