CBC/Radio-Canada Is At The Heart Of Canada Day 2019 Celebrations With Live National Broadcasts On July 1

CBC/Radio-Canada is bringing the nation together for a day of celebrations this Canada Day, with news coverage and entertainment programming on CBC, ICI RADIO-CANADA TÉLÉ, ICI ARTV, CBC News Network, ICI RDI, CBC Radio One, ICI RADIO-CANADA PREMIÈRE, CBC Music, ICI MUSIQUE, Radio-Canada.ca and the CBC Gem and ICI TOU.TV streaming services.


CBC News Special Presentation: Canada Day 2019
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. EST

This three-hour CBC News special will be hosted by The National‘s Rosemary Barton and Andrew Chang. Reporters from across the country will join Barton and Chang to provide updates on Canada Day celebrations across various communities.

Viewers outside of Canada can watch this on CBC News’ Facebook and YouTube pages.

CBC Music Festival Special
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST

Relive the largest, all-Canadian music festival from Toronto’s RBC Echo Beach. This year’s special includes performances and interviews from Alvvays, Stars, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Peach Pit and DJ NDN.

Canada Day in the Capital
8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. EST

This special live event from Ottawa features fireworks and performances by Brett Kissel, Coeur de Pirate, Crystal Shawanda, Karim Ouellet, K’Naan, Marie Mai, The Strumbellas and William Prince.

Canadians living outside of Canada, fear not. You can watch the celebrations, too! CBC’s YouTubechannel will be streaming the broadcast starting at 8 p.m. EST.