Fortissimo is a military and musical spectacular created for the lawns of Parliament Hill featuring massed military bands, pipes and drums, guest performers and the soldiers of the Ceremonial Guard. It is a showcase event in the Nation’s Capital that has drawn thousands of spectators since it began in 1997.
The two-hour free performance starts at 7 p.m. and includes hundreds of performers on Parliament Hill. Fortissimo will include varied and loud cannon and rifle fire during each performance. Thursday, July 19th to Sunday, July 21st. Full dress rehearsal July 18, 2018, at 7 PM.
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