Canada's 150th in Welland committee will engage residents and collaborate with local stakeholders to unify Welland's community for the 150th anniversary of Canada. The Celebrations will be inclusive, affordable, entertaining, and patriotic. The Celebrations will showcase Welland's past, present, future and the diverse fabric of our community.
Le comité du “Canada 150e à Welland” assurera la participation des résidents et collaborera avec les intervenants locaux pour unifier la communauté de Welland à l’occasion du 150e anniversaire du Canada. Les célébrations seront inclusives, abordables et divertissantes. Elles se dérouleront dans un esprit de patriotisme et mettront en valeur le passé, le présent et l’avenir de Welland et son tissu communautaire diversifié.
Give a sapling as gift to your loved ones and support Trail 150!
To celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, the City of Welland is planting rows of trees called Trail 150 along Merritt Island. Citizens are invited to
purchase trees to memorialize loved ones, leave a legacy tree, support Trail 150, or help replant trees lost to the Emerald Ash Borer.
For $250 (plus HST) you receive:
Canada's Garden Route
Canada’s 150th in Welland Committee is proud to announce their successful application to receive a 150th Celebration Garden. The Committee submitted an application to the nationwide contest on why Welland should be selected to receive this commerative 150th Celebration Garden.
Cities were selected from British Columbia to the Yukon and Welland, Ontario is proud to be one of the 150 locations along Canada’s Garden Route. 500 White Hakuun and 500 Red Impression tulip bulbs were planted at the Welland Farmers Market. Join us on Earth Day, April 22nd at 10 am for the “150th Celebration Garden Blooming Ceremony”.Learn More »
See the many talented residents of Welland perform in our very own Talent Competition.
Thanks to the North Welland Business Improvement Area for generously sponsoring and making available $5000 in prizes.
First prize is $2500. The second Talent Showcase takes place May 21st at the Welland Sports Park > details soon!Learn More »
Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with family and friends in downtown Welland!
In cooperation with the City of Welland and the Downtown BIA, the event will feature performances, food trucks, kids’ activities and a fabulous fireworks showcase as well as the final performances of the 5 finalists for our Showcase 150 Talent Competition.
Stay tuned for more details!
Help us celebrate the diverse fabric of Welland in 2017 - past, present & future.