Waterloo Canada Day party headlined by Sloan, Fred Penner
Canadian musician Fred Penner plays a song off his new album "Hear The Music," to children at the Regent Park School of Music in Toronto on April 25, 2017. (Cole Burston/THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Published Thursday, May 24, 2018 1:26PM EDT
Two big names in Canadian music will spend the country’s 151st birthday in Waterloo.
Sloan and Fred Penner have been announced as featured performers for this year’s celebration at Columbia Lake.
Penner will perform for children in the afternoon, while Sloan will be the final act to take the stage before Waterloo Region’s largest fireworks display begins.
Other activities on offer at the event will include dance performances, food trucks and family-friendly activities.
The event is organized by the University of Waterloo.