Canada Day In Kanata – Headline Performer Announcement


Headline Performer Announcement


Kanata, Ontario, February 6, 2017– The Canada Day in Kanata Association in partnership with Glenview Homes is proud to announce the Canada Day in Kanata 2017

Headline Performer for the Canada 150 Celebration on July 1st will be Finger Eleven.

Finger Eleven has been creating award-winning music for 19 years, making them one of Canada’s most recognized and celebrated rock bands. Composed of four extremely talented musicians, Finger Eleven’s discography includes five albums; Tip (1998), The Greyest of Blue Skies (2000), Finger Eleven (2003), Them Vs. You Vs. Me (2007) and Life Turns Electric (2010). They have held top spots on radio charts across North America and continue to create award-winning music, proving that their staying power is not to be questioned.

We are very excited to have a great Canadian band that has been performing for over 20 years as our Headline Act for 2017.  Canada Day in Kanata has been striving to make this year’s event memorable for all who attended.  Finger Eleven has been nominated and won awards and their energy will make the Canada 150 Celebration in Kanata will make us one of the can’t miss events.

Executive Director Colin Laycock

Canada Day in Kanata is pleased to announce that Hamilton native Tomi Swick who was recognized in 2007 by winning best new Artist at the Juno’s  along with local Ottawa bands will round out the main July 1st Entertainment.  Along with the Fireworks display presented by Mattamy Homes, Run Ottawa’s Canada Day Road Races, Carter Shows Midway, Kanata Festival of Beer and the ever popular Family Fun Zone, Canada Day in Kanata 2017 at Walter Baker Park expects to be the premiere family friendly event during the Canada Day celebration.


The full program guide and schedule will be available on May 1st and will be available at  As always the majority of the program is free for everyone.

This could not happen without the commitment of our sponsors, vendors, volunteers and board of directors.

If you would like more information about the event, please contact Colin Laycock by phone, 613 292 6911  or by email

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