The Royal Canadian Legion and the Royal Canadian Mounted
Police (RCMP) lead the parade.
We would like to thank Gerry Malone for submitting this multimedia
presentation about Canada Day across the nation.
If you look carefully about half way through, you can see the
Sooke Canada Day members carrying our banner in the Sooke Christmas
Past Canada Days
The Sooke Canada Day Celebration was started in 1995, and has
become a major summer event. Take a look at past events:
2010 and 2009
2007 First year of
Expanded Logging Sports
2005 Parade opened the event
2004 Over 5,000 people attended
the '04 Celebrations!
2003 Fire Dept. Challenge,
costume contest, canine Flyball Demo and awesome bands!
American youth team visits Sooke. First year costume contests!
Frank Planes gives out awards to local school children
T'Souke First Nations danced & school children were given awards
In 2002 a youth group from Lemoore,
California performed at the celebrations.
The contact was made through the Internet!
Sooke Canada Day Celebration is becoming known thoroughout
the world via the Internet.