Oh Canada, we party on for thee

first_imgDon’t miss the firework display taking place tonight at 11:00 p.m. inside their new location, Surrerus Fields. The day kicked off with the Classic Car Show and Shine, followed by a community driven parade and a party inside Centennial Park.There were plenty of activities for everyone to enjoy including live music, a carnival, face painting, crafts, farmers market, games and a line of food trucks.In the midst of the crowd was Councillor Dan Davies, enjoying the day with his children close at hand. He says being a life-long Fort St. John local, the Canada Day parade is something he looks forward to every year.- Advertisement -“It’s just nice to bring the family out, watch the parade, see what’s new,” Davies explained with a smile on his face. “Each year it’s something different. It’s just fun for the family, it’s just awesome.”The winning floats for this year’s parade were the North Peace Filipino-Canadian Association, The District of Taylor and The Spirit of the Peace.Yet it was clear that each participant had worked hard to ensure they turned heads, such as the Knights of Columbus, with their music pumping, or the North Peace 4-H Club, a fun combination of children and animals to bring out the spirit of their organization.Advertisementlast_img