Getting Ready for the Party: Canada 150

Posted May 13th, 2017 in Connecting Niagara, Festivals and Events

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Where to find Canada apparel and decor in Niagara - Getting Ready for Canada's big birthday celebration: Canada 150

O Canada! Our home and native land! True patriot love 

Every year, Canadians show off their patriotism by wearing and and showing off their red and white, maple leafs and all things CANADA. This year is a little different however, as Canada is celebrating 150 years since confederation. There are celebrations, contests, ceremonies, dedications and more taking place across this glorious country (that's another story).  

This article is where to get Canadian apparel and decor for the upcoming celebrations right here in Niagara. These items are selling fast - and may be gone already at some of the places shown below... check with them.

We will build this list as we get closer to Canada Day... check back. 

Calhoun Sportswear

This amazing store on Bunting Road in St. Catharines has quite the array of 'Canada' apparel - shorts, bathing suits, t's and more.  

canada flag burn out cover upcanada-board-shortscanada-coatcanada towel

canadian ts and tanks calhounmore canadian products from calhoun

Vermeer's Garden Centre

flags and more at Vermeer's Garden Centre Great Canada items at Vermeer's

RoseHill Auction - Fonthill 

Just found these - while supplies last!!

Red Adirondack chair with maple leaf

Michael's Stores 

Michael's in St. Catharines has quite the display of Canada 150 articles for sale - some finished, others you can complete yourself. 

michaels canada day display michael's canada 150 items

Monica's 270 Degrees West

canada sweaters mitts,


We found these awesome cookies at Sobey's and only $1.99 

Canada Birthday cookies - maple leaf- sobeys

Something Else Port Colborne

A unique collection of purses and more

something else purses, bags, totes, apparel and more

Welland Community Wellness Complex

If you live in Welland, you can pick up your commemorative T for their celebrations at WCWC - just $20

Canada 150 in Welland Commemorative T-shirt

Zehrs Super stores

We bought this flag banner at Zehrs. They have many more items - car blankets, cups, mugs, pillows and more 

canada flag banner

Here's a great show for a little comedy and Canadian history all rolled into one at Oh Canada Eh Productions, Niagara Falls

oh canada eh dinner show

As mentioned, we will continue building this list as we run across items locally. If you are selling something specific to Canada, email us a photo and description to add to this article...


1 comment

  • Marianne White on Aug 19th, 2017
    For many years I was a Professional Home sewer for a Major Canada Flag Company in Ontario. As their sewer I have the opportunity to obtain their Canada Flag Mill-ends Destined for a Compactor. Mill-ends is the material of printed Canada Flags that did not meet the Federal Governments approval to be completed into a Flag. They may have print bleed, damaged, or off set. I re purpose these discarded pieces of Canada Flag Material into four (4) sizes of Pillows, Three (3) sizes of totes, With my scrapes I create Teddy Bears, & Aprons. Last fall I contacted the Federal Government, and told them my story Their reply encouraged me to continue my Venture in a broader scale. I requested their approval to use the CANADA 150 LOGO on all my items. Their approval came in February 2017 making all my Creations "HERITAGE COLLECTIBLE" approved by the Federal Government My Canada 150 creations have been positively received by many Canadians & international visitors from around the world. You can also check out my FB page that is opened to the public and can be shared.... Art by Marianne White

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