Canada Day on parade

In what was a very 2017 celebration of Canada Day, Ryder Jensen plays with a fidget spinner while waiting for the parade. The seven-year-old from Yellowknife was in Hay River camping with his family.

Community members came out in big numbers on July 1st to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the creation of Canada.

Hay River is already known for its impressive Canada Day parades, but what appeared to be a larger-than-usual procession made its way through the downtown to celebrate the extra special occasion.

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