Vimy 100 Toronto, TO Canada with Love Event
Sat. April 8 and Sun. April 9, 10 am to 5 pm
Fort York National Historic Site pays tribute to the men and women who fought for Vimy Ridge on 9 April 1917 with a remembrance ceremony and Great War exhibits. On Saturday experience the sights and sounds of First World War Canadian soldiering through fascinating re-enactor displays of infantry, artillery, cavalry, medicine, music, and food. On Sunday at 2 pm attend a remembrance parade by the Canadian Armed Forces which includes the dedication of a Vimy oak tree.
This event is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations, and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.
Note: The Great War Heritage Café is open on Saturday from 11 am–3 pm, Sunday 11 am–2 pm, baked goods available until 5 pm each day.
For a complete weekend schedule in pdf format click here.