We Day Canada Special Event

We Day Canada Stage

On July 2, Electric Aura Projects were a part of We Day Canada – a special Canada 150 event held on Parliament Hill in Ottawa that drew an estimated crowd of 14,000 to the show in Canada’s capital city. The show was also streamed to Facebook live, and showcased the signature We Day lineup of stellar speakers and performers for We Day’s first outdoor festival event.

Hedley at WE Day Canada Sunday July 2, 2017 on Parliament Hill.

Hedley at WE Day Canada Sunday July 2, 2017 on Parliament Hill.

Gord Downie, Daisy and Pearl Wenjack and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Photo Credit: Patrick Doyle/ CP for WE Day

With an extensive and diverse all-Canadian line-up to celebrate Canada 150 – the show included a rare appearance by The Tragically Hip’s Gord Downie, plus the crowd was entertained and inspired by We Day favourite Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and Canadian astronaut-writer-musician Chris Hadfield performing with the Barenaked Ladies.

Chris Hadfield performing at We Day Canada 150

Photo Credit: Patrick Doyle/ CP for WE Day

Join us, Canada Day weekend, on Parliament Hill for a family-friendly event, bringing together world-renowned speakers, A-list performers, and tens of thousands of Canadians celebrating our commitment to making the next 150 years count. Help us inspire the next generation of change-makers make their mark on our beautiful nation. – weday.org

Hedley at We Day Canada 150

Photo Credit: Patrick Doyle/ CP for WE Day

Canadian favourites Hedley closed the show for those who braved the rain!  To watch the show, We Day Canada will be broadcast on CTV at 7pm on Saturday July 8th.