For only the second time in the history of the parade, other than during the Second World War, the event for 2020 has now been cancelled.
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), has forced the closure of the Canadian National Exhibition 142nd Annual Fair.
Please make your plans now to attend the 2021 Annual Warriors’ Day Parade where we will be celebrating our 100th Anniversary.
We look forward to seeing you on August 21st, 2021.
2020 – COMING EVENTS – FOR REGIMENT, BAND & ASSOCIATION
*** COVID 19 Update ***
All future Regiment\Association events\parades\meetings\dates at Fort York Armouries have cancelled\postponed until further notice.
In the interim:
Online Meeting of the R Regt C Association @ Monthly from 19:30 hrs to 21:30 hrs on the First Thursday from Thursday April 2 2020.
If you’re interested in joining the online meetings, please contact The Association Secretary at the below email address for further information and details.
|https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/warriorsdaypetitionWarriors’ Day Parade Petition|
Help Us Celebrate!
After 100 years of proud history on these grounds honouring our veterans, you can join us in the celebration in 2021 by signing a petition today that will encourage Canada Post and The Royal Canadian Mint to issue a commemorative stamp and coin, respectively. If you agree that our heritage should be featured in this way, please add your voice by signing!
To: The Royal Canadian Mint and Canada Post
Whereas the Warriors Day Council has been organizing the Warrior’s Day Parade on the Exhibition Grounds since 1921 to honour the sacrifices made by our brave men and women in uniform”
Whereas thousands of people join in these celebrations every year in the exhibition grounds.
Whereas this proud tradition deserves to be commemorated for its heritage, cultural, military and human value.
We the undersigned join the Warrior’s Day Council in urging you to issue a commemorative stamp and coin to celebrate this event’s centenary in 2021.
CNE Warriors’ Day – Sat Aug 17 2019 – FYA – 09:00 hrsDress:Association #2 Summer Dress – Green Beret with Cap Badge, White Collar Short Sleeve Shirt Double Breast Pocket with Ribbons, Name Tag, Slip-ons & Lanyard, Grey Pants & Black walking shoes.
09:00 hrs – FYA (inside)
09:30 hrs – Practice
10:00 hrs – Move across street to gorge area to form up area and ensure we get checked in and our respective markers.
10:30 hrs – Parade commences
NOTES: You can get a Green Beret and White Shirt at Nicks Sports Shop (Yonge\Wellesley). Beret’s are $20 (Option to order online from Canex) and White Shirts are prob the same price if not cheaper. If you need a cap badge best places to find are military\antique stores. They should be $20. You should be able to get a name tag at places that can replace keys.I have slip ons & lanyards at Home and I’ll bring down on the day of the parade. If you need tickets for your family please advise how many by NLT Tues July 9th. I’ll submit and get (I’ll add extras just in case). We don’t need a ticket just ensure you get stamped when you leave to go back in later.
Parking is limited,
First come – First served.
GO, TTC etc are free.
Please review and advise.
Hello Association Members,
All the information is on the website related to the parade, parking, Veteran/Family tickets etc
Everyone can feel free to get there own.
I’ll submit for a bulk order for extras just in case.
Parade is at 10:30 hrs
Then Association will be showing up at FYA on Saturday August 17 2019 09:00 hrs.
Dress: Summer Dress
Check in and register, then parade practice.
Please reply to me directly on your attendance.
The Royal Regiment of Canada Association 2019 Fall Concert
Sunday 27 October 2019, 2:00 pm at CBC’s Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St W, Toronto, ON
Come and enjoy an afternoon of movie music in CBC’s iconic Glenn Gould Studio. Our Regimental Band’s fourth annual fall concert, Director’s Cut is a showcase of popular music of the movies that spans the generations, from war movie marches to classic Academy Award winners; from Disney and Pixar to today’s blockbusters.
Bring your children, grandchildren, parents and grandparents for family entertainment. Music is a shared experience, so come and learn about something about the lives of the other generations.
Sing along and tap your toes – the more things change the more they stay the same!
Join us for an afternoon of family entertainment with our Regimental Band with vocalists Danielle Bourre and Melina Melle. MC Jacquie Perrin will tie it all together.
Tickets Available from the Regimental Association