Published Jun 01, 2017Though celebrations of Canada's 150 years as a nation have been going on all year round, we're now one month away from commemorating the country's sesquicentennial on Canada Day. Now, a star-studded lineup of national acts has been revealed as part of this year's festivities on Parliament Hill.
Artists set to perform in the nation's capital on July 1 include Alessia Cara, Gordon Lightfoot, Serena Ryder, Dean Brody and Walk Off the Earth. The lineup for the Canada Day concert in Ottawa was confirmed today (June 1) by Canadian Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly.
A video shared by Brody points to additional performances from Patrick Watson, Louis-Jean Cormier, Lisa Leblanc, Laurence Nerbonne, Marie-Mai, Mike Tompkins, Kinnie-Star and Kelly Bado. You can find that in the player below and check out the full list of acts here.
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