How we will celebrate WWII Victory Day in 2017
WWII veterans, war survivors, children of war, victims of Nazi concentration camps and their families are encouraged to contact the organizers in order to be honored and recognized during the upcoming ceremonial events.
The following events are planned by the organizing body in order to raise funds, honor our veterans and celebrate Victory Day.
CHARITY GARAGE SALE8:00 – 12:00
Location: Day care centre “Rodnichok”. 1311 McWatters Rd., Ottawa.
SPRING RUN / WALK10:00 – 12:00
We would like to invite you to partake in a spring Walk/Run charity event to commemorate the VE Day. Deschênes Rapids Lookout Park by the Ottawa river.Read More
We are proud to present screening of the new film about WWII “Panfilov’s 28”. The entry is free of charge. Cineplex Cinemas Ottawa, 3090 Carling Ave, NepeanMore Info & Tickets
AUTO-RALLY10:30 – 12:30
Auto-rally dedicated to Victory Day. Nepean Sailing Club. Followed by a family pick-nick in the park.
CHARITY BANQUETTime & Location TBC
Charity Banquet to honour the veterans. By invitations only.
WREATH-LAYING CEREMONYTime: 11:00am
Battle of the Atlantic Wreath-laying ceremony at the Canada National War Memorial Downtown.
VICTORY DAY CELEBRATION16:30 – 18:00
Victory Day celebration. Location: National War Museum.Read More
IMMORTAL REGIMENTTime: 18:00
Immortal Regiment action starts at 18:00 at the War Museum.Read More