Hailey Johnson, 4, uses both hands and all her might to hammer a nail into a piece of wood while making a birdhouse with mom Samantha during the Canada Day festivities at Townsend Park on Monday. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

PHOTOS: Chilliwack celebrates Canada Day

Townsend Park was filled with entertainment, activities and more in celebration of Canada’s birthday

Live music filled Townsend Park as people dressed in red and white took in the annual Canada Day festivities on Monday.

July 1 marked Canada’s 152nd birthday.

The celebrations in Chilliwack featured a pancake breakfast, activities for children, live entertainment, food vendors, crafts, and fireworks.


 

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David Williams, dressed in a bear costume, and three-year-old son Cohen, dressed as a bat, take part in an animal parade at the Angela Brown Nylon Zoo booth during the Canada Day festivities at Townsend Park on Monday. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Children and adults take part in a fun run fundraiser for the Chilliwack SPCA during the Canada Day celebrations at Townsend Park on Monday. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

People wander through the activity zone during Monday’s Canada Day celebrations at Townsend Park. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Children fall to the ground while playing a round of Knockerball during the Canada Day festivities at Townsend Park on Monday. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Folks wait for the Rotary train during Monday’s Canada Day celebrations at Townsend Park. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Members of Illusions Rhythmic Gymnastics perform during the Canada Day celebrations at Townsend Park on Monday. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

People take in the live entertainment at Townsend Park during the Canada Day celebrations on Monday. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

People stop for something to eat during the Canada Day festivities at Townsend Park on Monday. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Ellisen Neale, 7, dances in an open field during the Canada Day festivities at Townsend Park on Monday. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

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