Canadian Multiculturalism Day, June 27

On June 27, Canadian Multiculturalism Day "honours the many cultural communities that help build a strong and vibrant Canadian society. Take this opportunity to celebrate the cultural diversity that enriches us collectively and reaffirm your commitment to equity, inclusion, and mutual respect." 

Read more about the history of multiculturalism in Canada from the Canadian Encyclopedia.

Check out the Government of Canada, Canadian Heritage’s website for further information on multiculturalism in Canada.

Join the PEI DiverseCity Festival for events that celebrate Canadian Multiculturalism, diversity, and inclusion through music, dance, displays, information, and food! The first event will be held in Charlottetown on Sunday, June 26.

Happy Canadian Multiculturalism Day to everyone!