WE Day Announces Star-studded Lineup For Alberta

WE Day Alberta is coming!

Mark Wednesday, November 1, on your calendar and join 98.5 VIRGIN Radio at Scotiabank Saddledome for an unparalleled event bringing together world-renowned speakers, A-list performers, and tens of thousands of youth to celebrate a year of action that transformed communities and changed lives.

Taking the stage this year is a cast of new faces and returning WE Day favourites, including George TakeiRick HansenLindsay EllKarl WolfRasheda AliAlexandre TrudeauSpencer West and MORE to be announced.  Co-hosted by youth host Tai Young, this star-studded lineup will join international activists and WE co-founders, Craig and Marc Kielburger. Together they will share their passion for change and energize the crowd with unforgettable performances and motivational speeches to define a stronger world, and what people of all ages can do to make this dream a reality.

These tickets cannot be bought, but instead EARNED. students across Alberta have been earning their way to WE Day all year and YOU can earn your way by listening to 98.5 VIRGIN Radio.


The initial list of WE Day Alberta hosts, speakers and performers in alphabetical order, announced to date includes:

Youth Host: Tai Young

Speakers: Rasheda Ali, Lisa Charleyboy, Sam Effah, Jeremiah Ellis, Rick Hansen, Marc and Craig Kielburger, David Patchell-Evans, George Takei, Carol Todd, Alexandre Trudeau, Val Weisler, Spencer West

Performers: Celebrity Marauders, Kenyan Boys Choir, Lindsay Ell, Ryland James, Karl Wolf About


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