Canadians are proud of their citizenship. We value the rights and freedoms, and accept the responsibilities, that this status gives us.
Take part in our citizenship
Find out what you can do to take part in our citizenship. Participate in activities such as:
- Canada Day
- Citizenship Week
- Organizing a reaffirmation ceremony
- Finding a citizenship ceremony
- Hosting a citizenship ceremony
We encourage all Canadians to take part in social, cultural, economic and political affairs.
Immerse yourself in Canadian history
Canada celebrates the heritage of all Canadians through multiculturalism. You can learn more about Canadian history and culture through:
- Black History Month,
- Asian Heritage Month,
- games and puzzles,
- Holocaust remembrance and
- War of 1812 commemorative activities.
Take part in contests and awards
Contests and awards are a fun way to celebrate being Canadian.
The Paul Yuzyk Award honours the late Senator Yuzyk’s legacy of making multiculturalism one of the key traits of Canadian identity.