Whether you’re part of the Leafs nation or a Canucks fan, a proud Montrealer or a through and through Calgarian, we’re all coming together as one this Monday to celebrate Canada Day.

No Canada Day would be complete without a little (or a large) fireworks show. To help get you in the mood we’ve collected videos of some of the world’s most impressive fireworks displays set in urban areas.

Check out the videos below!


A jaw-dropping fireworks show set to some of the greatest tunes to come out of Britain, London welcomed in 2014 with a bang.


The Paris skies were lit up with fireworks for the Eiffel Tower’s 120th anniversary in 2009.

Hong Kong

To commemorate the beginning of 2013, $1.6 million of fireworks were launched from Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour, drawing a crowd of more than 100,000 people.


In true Dubai fashion, the city ushered in the 2014 New Year with an extravagant firework display. The centrepiece of the show was the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest tower.

Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Florida

Regardless of how old you are, at The Walt Disney World “Wishes” Fireworks Show, everyone is turned to a wide-eyed child.


At Pyronale 2013 World Championships held in Berlin, the Philippines team “Dragon Fireworks” proved exactly why they were worthy of winning the best fireworks display title.


In the future World Cup host nation, Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang put together the largest ever show of Daytime Fireworks. Check out how the plain blue skies turned vibrant with colour.

Want to keep everything illuminated? Check out our favourite photos of fireworks over North American cities.

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