8 Must-Haves To Help You Celebrate Canada Day

red party tub filled with drinks and ice

Canada Day is one of our favourite long weekends. We want you to celebrate in all your Canadian glory, which is why we’ve put together some must-have items to help you celebrate Canada Day to the fullest.

1. Chill(er) out

red cooler chest on wheels canada day

Red Chiller Cooler Chest On Wheels

Whether you’re spending Canada Day at the cottage, by the lake, or in the backyard, you and your guests will need drinks. This cooler keeps your beer and pop cool and oh-so-easy to access. You can roll it to wherever you need it to be. Plus, the built-in bottle opener means you’ll never have to spend time searching for who has the bottle opener! Check out more coolers here.

2. Set up a hydration station

several glass beverage dispensers of different styles filled with water and various fruit

Beverage Dispensers

You and your guests will need to stay hydrated, especially in the hot heat of July! Easily create a hydration station with a few beverage dispensers filled with water, juice, and more. Bonus: add different colour fruit to these dispensers to make a totally Instagrammable hydration station! Learn more about our favourite beverage dispensers here.

3. Serve in style this Canada Day

summer nights table scape with southwest dinner plate, side plate, bowl, and serveware

Summer Nights Tabletop Collection

Choosing which tabletop look you’ll go with for Canada Day should be the hardest decision you’ll have to make on Canada Day. Well, after deciding if you’ll need one pack of sparklers or two. This year, we’re loving the Summer Nights look, perfect for magical summer nights!

4. Get your float on

watermelon pool floatie in a swimming pool canada day

Pool Party Inflate Watermelon Slice Float

If you’re spending Canada Day pool or beach side, relax to the fullest on a floatie! We’re currently obsessed with this watermelon slice float that’s just as refreshing as a fresh slice of watermelon. Take a peek at more cute floaties here.

5. Let your drink get its float on, too

pineapple drink floatie in a swimming pool

Pool Party Inflate Pineapple Beverage Float

Your drink will never be far from you this Canada Day, even in the pool! Just pop your drink in this adorable beverage float and float on. (Just remember whose floatie is whose!)

6. All the ambience, none of the flame

different sizes and styles of flameless lanterns

When the sun goes down, the lights come out! Keep your Canada Day celebrations going with a flame free lantern. (Psst – these lanterns are great for windy nights and any place where there will be kids or pets)!

7. Make Canada Day even more magical

copper string lights

Sharper Image Solar ‘100-Light’ LED Outdoor String Lights

This set of copper string lights will help create the perfect ambiance once the sun sets! Safe for use outdoors, one set is 2.4 meters long, which means you’ll have tons of lights!

8. It’s party (tub) time

red plastic party tub filled with ice and drinks canada day

Red Creativeware Plastic Party Tub

If you’re hosting a Canada Day party with more people than you can count, you’ll need a few of these party tubs! They’ll help keep your beer, wine, coolers, and more cool and easily accessible.

Want more summer hosting inspiration?

Check out our new collections of outdoor dinnerware and drinkware, specially designed to make your summer hosting and entertaining easy and beautiful.