Here Come the Royals: Prince Charles and Camilla’s Canadian Tour Itinerary

Practise your bow! Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall will be in Canada to partake in Diamond Jubilee festivities from May 20-23. Check out their itinerary according to the Canadian Press below. Note: Dragon boat races have yet to be scheduled.


7:45 p.m. AT — Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall arrive in New Brunswick at Saint John Airport.


10:30 a.m. — Arrive at Canadian Forces Base Gagetown in New Brunswick to participate in an official arrival ceremony that includes a royal salute, an inspection of the guard of honour, a 21-gun salute and a speech by Prince Charles.

11:05 a.m. — Visit the Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur program at CFB Gagetown where the royal couple meet with military personnel enrolled in the project, which helps them start and grow their own businesses.

11:25 a.m. — Meeting with families of soldiers who have died.

11:45 a.m. — Government of Canada reception at CFB Gagetown.

1:10 p.m. — Arrive in Saint John, N.B., for heritage tour of Prince William Street.

1:25 p.m. — Arrive at Old Post Office Building for Canadian citizenship ceremony.

2:10 p.m. — Arrive at Marco Polo Cruise Terminal for Victoria Day celebration, including displays of local crafts, farm produce and choral presentations.

3:10 p.m.— Arrive at Hazen White-St. Francis School for a tour and to join in the school’s fun day activities in the playground.

4:30 p.m. — Depart Saint John Airport for Toronto Pearson International Airport.

5:10 p.m. ET — Administrative arrival at Toronto Pearson International Airport.

9:10 p.m. — Arrive at Ashbridges Bay in Toronto for Victoria Day fireworks display and to meet with members of Ontario’s emergency services and their families.


10:10 a.m. — Arrive at Queen’s Park in Toronto for Lieutenant Governor’s Diamond Jubilee Medal ceremony and reception.

11:05 a.m. — Prince Charles arrives at Ryerson University for Digital Media Zone event where he meets students and young entrepreneurs who have benefited from the project.

11:05 a.m. — The Duchess of Cornwall arrives at Moss Park Armoury for her inaugural visit as colonel-in-chief of The Queen’s Own Rifles.

12:05 p.m. — Prince Charles arrives at Pan/Parapan American Games Athletes’ Village and meeting with Olympic and Paralympic medal winners and athletes.

12:45 p.m. — Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall arrive at a Government of Ontario reception at the historic Distillery District.

1:50 p.m. — Prince Charles arrives at Yonge Street Mission for the Prince’s Charities Canada event.

3:30 p.m. — Prince Charles meets with representatives of the Assembly of First Nations at the Royal York Hotel.

6 p.m. — The royal couple arrive at Fort York Armoury for an event that commemorates the War of 1812.

8:15 p.m. — Depart Toronto Pearson International Airport for Regina International Airport.

9 p.m. CT — Administrative arrival at Regina International Airport.


11 a.m. — Arrive at the Saskatchewan legislature in Regina for official arrival ceremony, presentation of six Diamond Jubilee medals to recognize outstanding service to the province and unveiling of a plaque to commemorate The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.

12:15 p.m. — Arrive at Government House to visit a Diamond Jubilee exhibit and attend the lieutenant governor’s reception.

1:30 p.m. — Arrive at First Nations University to watch aboriginal performances and meet with aboriginal youths, entrepreneurs and graduates.

2:45 p.m. — Prince Charles arrives at Ground Effects Environmental Services to view the water treatment and ground remediation facility.

3:55 p.m. — Prince Charles has a private audience with Prime Minister Stephen Harper.

4:30 p.m. — Prince Charles has a private audience with Gov.-Gen. David Johnston.

7:10 p.m. —The royal couple arrive at the RCMP Depot for a concert by the Regina Symphony Orchestra and a reception where the prime minister and Prince Charles are scheduled to make remarks.

8:50 p.m. — Arrive at Regina International Airport for official farewell ceremony.