Fernie celebrates Canada’s 145th

Fernieites of all ages rang in Canada's 145th birthday with festivities at Prentice Park.

  • Jul. 3, 2012 12:00 p.m.



By Adam R. MacDonald

 

Fernieites of all ages rang in Canada’s 145th birthday with festivities at Prentice Park.

To begin this year’s celebration, Mackenzie Mosteller sang the national anthem. Then, after a bike and pet parade, residents were treated to cake served by Mayor Mary Giuliano and Fernie Council. Participants also enjoyed face painting, crafts, treasure hunting, and a variety of other entertainment and performances  throughout the day, which ended with a colourful display of fireworks.

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