A Cub Scout from the First Port Alberni Beavers, Cubs and Scouts passes out Canadian flags during the parade on Sunday, July 1. ELENA RARDON PHOTO

A Cub Scout from the First Port Alberni Beavers, Cubs and Scouts passes out Canadian flags during the parade on Sunday, July 1. ELENA RARDON PHOTO

VIDEO: Port Alberni celebrates Canada Day

The annual event ran alongside the Tri-Conic Challenge

Port Alberni held its annual Canada Day parade on Sunday, July 1.

For the second year in a row, the parade ran along Third Avenue with the Tri-Conic Challenge. Parade-watchers were able to cheer on the racers and hear the whistle of the steam train.

The parade was followed by a flag raising and activities at Harbour Quay.

 

Robert Watts sings and drums with the Tseshaht Canoe Family during the Canada Day parade on Sunday, July 1.                                 ELENA RARDON PHOTO

Robert Watts sings and drums with the Tseshaht Canoe Family during the Canada Day parade on Sunday, July 1. ELENA RARDON PHOTO