Start date: 1 July, 2017
End date: 1 July, 2017
Grab your picnic blanket and don your Sunday best, to celebrate Dominion Day the old fashioned way at Fanshawe Pioneer Village! Join us for a Dominion Day school lesson and patriotic speeches in honour of the formation of the Dominion of Canada! Enjoy cake and lemonade as we celebrate our sesquicentennial.
Nature of the Project Reach
Dominion Day at Fanshawe Pioneer Village is a community celebration that allows visitors to learn about the formation of the Dominion of Canada and celebrate with fun, family friendly activities.
• Visitors will learn what provinces joined to form the Dominion of Canada.
• Visitors will learn when Canada was formed.
• Visitors will learn who the first Prime Minister of Canada was and learn about John A. MacDonald’s leadership and life.
• Visitors will learn how rural communities in Middlesex County recognized Dominion Day from 1867.
- Reach: Regional
- Theme(s): Arts & Culture, Education & Research
- Region(s): Ontario
- Website: http://fanshawepioneervillage.ca/events/dominion-day-3