Some tributes: CBC Newfoundland's signoff for the evening in the 2000s (ends with the Ode to Newfoundland):
Nostalgia: this was the signoff video that used to play after the late movie on CBC 6 Montreal in 1987:
Radio-Canada's French CBC signoff, Montreal:
Toronto's 1986 CBC signoff:
A private station, CKVU Vancouver, signoff in 1984:
Variants of the CBC signoffs were repeated on other stations across the country.
Reviewing what is going on today, the Mayor of Winnipeg is hosting a free day at the Assiniboine Park Zoo to celebrate Canada Day. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are playing a big football game.
Halifax is holding an International Fleet Review in its harbour, with 24 international warships visiting that have just been reviewed by Queen Elizabeth.
Fort Calgary is holding a free pancake breakfast.
CBC North reports on celebrations in the Territories. Cape Dorset in Nunavut will be celebrating Canada Day today, and Nunavut Day on July 9.