2017, marks the 150th Anniversary of Confederation, and there are plenty of opportunities to participate in the celebrations.
Visit www.canada150.ca for a list of events.
The government is celebrating this by giving all Canadians free admission to the National Parks, Historic Sites, and Marine Conservation Areas Parks Canada operates for all of 2017. Boaters will also soon be able to get their 2017 Seasonal Lockage Permit, which is also free for 2017 allowing them to access the Parks Canada lockage system, including the Trent-Severn Waterway and Rideau Canal.
For more information see www.brucestantonmp.ca