Top Events Canada - fireworksThe most obvious selection of popular fireworks events and festivals in Canada are those that celebrate Canada Day every year

Apart from these, however, there is also a host of special fireworks events and festivals that are popular events in their own right and these include the Celebration of Light in Vancouver attracting more than 1.6 million spectators, the Montreal Fireworks Festival drawing three million people from around the world, and the PotashCorp Fireworks Festival offering fireworks and spectacular scenery.

Celebration of Light
Vancouver, British Columbia (BC)

Top Events Canada - fireworksThe Celebration of Light, Vancouver's two-week midsummer fireworks bonanza, attracts more than 1.6 million spectators when the sparkles hit the skies on 4 separate nights over two weeks - Wednesday, Saturday and Wednesday and Saturday again at the end of July and beginning of August. The Celebration of Light is today the largest fireworks competition in the world and is considered to be one of North America’s top pyrotechnic competitions.

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L'International des Feux Loto-Québec
late June to early August
Montréal, Québec (QC)

Top Events Canada - fireworksShowcasing 8 firework displays offered by different countries around the world each summer, beginning at the end of June and carrying on to early August, the increasingly popular L'International des Feux Loto-Québec is now recognized as one of the major events in Montréal and indeed in Canada attracting experts in firework displays from Spain to Australia.

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Les Grand Feux Loto-Québec
Port of Québec – Québec City, Québec (QC)

Top Events Canada - fireworksSix popular fireworks events from the beginning to late August in the Port of Québec showcase firework events based on a variety of themes from Festival d’Opéra de Québec to Festival Jazz Etcetera. On Wednesdays and Saturdays, this popular event features fireworks set off in the middle of the St Lawrence River.

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PotashCorp Fireworks Festival
early September
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (SK)

Top Events Canada - fireworksSaskatoon's spectacular River Landing, along the South Saskatchewan River in the heart of Saskatoon is the setting for Saskatoon's newest entertainment festival that is concluded on two nights with spectacular displays of fireworks all choreographed to music in two unique shows produced by different companies.

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