MNP Canada Games Torch Relay

The MNP Canada Games Torch Relay is a significant element of the Canada Games and has united communities across the nation for the past 51 years. It will officially start in Ottawa from the Centennial Flame on Parliament Hill in fall 2018 and will visit over 40 communities across Canada before arriving in Red Deer for the Opening Ceremony of the 2019 Games.

To nominate a torchbearer for the MNP Canada Games Torch Relay, click here.

In total, 48 communities will be visited through the MNP Canada Games Torch Relay, with 26 torch relay stops and 22 celebration stops being hosted across Canada. The list of communities is available below:

Torch Relay Stops:

Ottawa, ON on October 4, 2018 Edmonton, AB on January 8, 2019
Halifax, NS* on October 9, 2018 Lloydminster, AB on January 9, 2019
Montreal, QC on October 11, 2018 Medicine Hat, AB on January 12, 2019
Niagara Region, ON on October 20, 2018 Lethbridge, AB* on January 16, 2019
London, ON* on October 23, 2018 Calgary, AB on January 18, 2019
Thunder Bay, ON on October 25, 2018 Rimbey, AB on January 23, 2019
Winnipeg, MB* on November 1, 2018 Leduc, AB on January 25, 2019
Regina, SK on November 6, 2018 Blackfalds, AB on January 29, 2019
Saskatoon, SK* on November 10, 2018 Olds, AB on January 31, 2019
Victoria, BC on November 21, 2018 Lacombe, AB on February 2, 2019
Kelowna, BC on November 30, 2018 Sylvan Lake, AB on February 5, 2019
Prince George, BC* on December 8, 2018 Ponoka, AB on February 7, 2019
Grande Prairie, AB* on January 5, 2019 Red Deer, AB on February 15, 2019

Celebration Stops

Markham, ON on October 12, 2018 Kamloops, BC* on December 5, 2018
Toronto, ON on October 12, 2018 Drumheller, AB on January 11, 2019
Kenora, ON on October 30, 2018 Taber, AB on January 15, 2019
Portage la Prairie, MB on November 2, 2018 Vegreville, AB on January 9, 2019
Brandon, MB* on November 2, 2018 Stettler, AB on January 10, 2019
Humboldt, SK on November 7, 2018 Kananaskis, AB on January 21, 2019
Prince Albert, SK on November 8, 2018 Airdrie, AB on January 22, 2019
Surrey, BC on November 23, 2018 Rocky Mountain House, AB on January 24, 2019
Abbotsford, BC on November 27, 2018 Wetaskiwin, AB on January 26, 2019
Chilliwack, BC on November 27, 2018 Maskwacis, AB on January 26, 2019
Vernon, BC on December 4, 2018 Innisfail, AB on January 30, 2019

*Past Canada Games locations