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UW to host final Canada Day celebration this year

It will be a 'fireworks only' event on July 1
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The University of Waterloo will be hosting its final Canada Day celebration in 2019.

The event will be fireworks only.

Those will start at 10 p.m. on July 1 at Columbia Lake Field. 

Free, but limited parking will be available at the university as of 8 p.m.

UW's Community Relations and Events Coordinator confirmed the news to via email on Friday afternoon.

Back in January, the university announced it would be scaling back this year's event, citing the cost of hosting the celebration, plus the yearly decrease in student engagement.


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