Canada’s Walk of Fame Festival

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Event date October 2017 (dates to be announced) LocationCanada's Walk of Fame along King Street & various venues Official website Canada's Walk of Fame

The annual Canada’s Walk of Fame Festival features a stellar line-up of celebrated Canadian talent at landmark Toronto venues.

Shawn Mendes on the red carpet at Canada's Walk of Fame Festival

Seven Days of 100% Canadian Entertainment

The only festival of its kind, Canada’s Walk of Fame Festival celebrates Canadians who have excelled in such fields as music, sports, film and television as well as literature, science, social justice and philanthropy in order to engage and inspire the next generation.

The 2016 inductees include Jeanne Beker, Fashion Entrepreneur, Television Personality and Journalist; Darryl Sittler, Hockey Player, NHL; Corey Hart, Musician; Deepa Mehta, Filmmaker; Jason Priestley, Actor, Director; Al Waxman, Actor, Director (Cineplex Legends Inductee). Past inductees include Michael Bublé, Ryan Reynolds, Lawrence Hill and Rachel McAdams. See all the stars on the Walk Of Fame on King Street!

Established in 1998, CWOF programs 100% Canadian entertainment from a variety of genres, ranging from emerging talent to internationally-recognized stars. Along with the festival, the annual event culminates in a televised special that celebrates the achievements of Canada’s finest stars. Past performers include Serena Ryder, Burton Cummings, Johnny Reid, Sarah McLachlan, Randy Bachman, Paul Anka and many more.

Book your tickets for the star-studded Gala Dinner and TV Broadcast now!

Video: 2016 Peter Soumalias Unsung Hero Honour

Peter Soumalias is the Founding Director of Canada’s Walk of Fame who launched the organization in 1998 along with co-founders Bill Ballard, Dusty Cohl and Gary Slaight. To pay tribute to his dedication and outstanding contributions to the recognition and celebration of Canadian excellence across this country, Canada’s Walk of Fame created an honour in his name, to annually recognize a very special Canadian whose outstanding work within the arts, culture or sports impacts their community and inspires the next generation.