Roddickton-Bide Arm celebrates Canada 150

Published on July 7, 2017

A group of people attending the celebration had some fun with Smokey the Bear.

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July 1, 2017 marked Canada's 150th anniversary of confederation. 

The Town of Roddickton-Bide Arm celebrated the event with a flag raising, parade, ceremony, food, games for the kids and live entertainment.

It was a beautiful day with a record number of people dressed in Canada Day attire, creating a sea of red and white.

Lots of delicious barbecue was served during the festivities.
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Earl Pilgrim, Roddickton-Bide Arm's ambassador, spoke at the ceremony about the history of the community. Pilgrim was named ambassador for his longstanding dedication and leadership in the community.

The town thanks everyone involved in the event who helped make the day a great success.