Downtown Qualicum Beach was busy on Canada Day with festivities happening throughout the day.
Celebrations began at 8:30 a.m. with the famous Legion Pancake Breakfast with special guests the Docherty Brothers entertaining throughout breakfast.
The Canada Day parade left from the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre at 11 a.m. led by Qualicum Beach Town Crier Len Mustard and followed by parade participants. Festivities continued at the Qualicum Beach Legion with entertainment and food.
Entertainment will carry on throughout the day and into the evening with Back Porch Banjo Bank (in the garden) at 3:45 p.m., 8 Second Ride at 5:30 p.m. and followed by the Completely Creedence band at 8 p.m.