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Hot Attraction: Ride Off Into the Sunset

The RCMP Musical Ride Canadian Sunset Ceremonies run from June 26 to 30.

You know the image of the Mounties: bright red coats and broad-brimmed Stetson hats, bringing law and order to the country. Well, did you know that these men and women also partake in a tradition that dates back as far as 1887? The RCMP Musical Ride Canadian Sunset Ceremonies consists of police officers who execute a variety of cavalry drills choreographed to music. Check out this truly Canadian sight when they perform in Ottawa from June 26 to 30 before heading out on a cross-country tour. You can also explore the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Musical Ride Centre where the horses are stabled.


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