Hyack Festival 2017


This year’s theme is – First Nations. First Cities. Telling Our Story. Together.

Join in the Hyack Festival Celebration this year with activities for the whole family. Here are 7 events taking place throughout New West during the weeklong celebration!

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1. The Anvil Salute
May 22 from 11:30am-12:30pm at Queen’s Park Stadium

2. May Day Celebrations
May 24 starting at 11:30am at Queen’s Park Stadium

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3. Hyack International Parade
May 27 from 11am-2pm beginning at 6th Street and 8th Avenue


4. Uptown Street Fest
May 27 from 11am-5pm

5. Rose Planting Ceremony
May 27 at 1:45pm in front of City Hall

6. Artillery Firing
May 27 at 2pm at City Hall Front Lawn

7. May Day Community Heritage Picnic
May 28 from 2pm-4pm at the Armoury