Victoria is preparing to celebrate the second annual Canadian Coast Guard Day on June 3rd. This event honours the courageous men and women who work to protect Canada’s coastal waters. Hosted by the Canadian Coast Guard, the festivities will be held in Victoria’s picturesque harbour, allowing visitors to witness the Coast Guard’s impressive capabilities.
Attendees of all ages can enjoy helicopter, ship, and hovercraft tours, live rescue demonstrations, and learn about search and rescue operations. The day will also feature various events, games, food trucks, and opportunities to win prizes.
This event provides the public with valuable insight into the Coast Guard’s vital role in safeguarding the marine environment and supporting maritime commerce. Make sure to mark your calendars and join the celebration on June 3rd in Victoria.