IN PHOTOS: Canadian icons honoured in 25th Walk of Fame

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Celebrities, athletes, politicians and other well-known Canadian public figures were feted this Saturday in Toronto for Canada’s 25th annual Walk of Fame celebration.

This year’s honourees included political satirist Rick Mercer, pop punk icon Avril Lavigne and Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid.

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The glitzy event was attended by figures from Canadian business, politics and philanthropy. National Post has compiled a photo collection of the renowned guests, featuring former Prime Ministers, country star Brett Kissel and this year’s Allan Slaight Music Impact Honour recipient, rapper Kardinal Offishal.

Mayor of Toronto Olivia Chow (R) and Ontario Premier Doug Ford (R) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
Mayor of Toronto Olivia Chow (R) and Ontario Premier Doug Ford (R) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
Left to right; Kevin McDonald, Dave Foley, Rick Mercer, Mark McKinney, Bruce McCulloch, and Scott Thompson at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
Left to right; Kevin McDonald, Dave Foley, Rick Mercer, Mark McKinney, Bruce McCulloch, and Scott Thompson at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
Victor Garber attends the Canada’s Walk of Fame 25th Anniversary Celebration at Metro Toronto Convention Centre on December 02, 2023 in Toronto, Ontario.
Victor Garber attends the Canada’s Walk of Fame 25th Anniversary Celebration at Metro Toronto Convention Centre on December 02, 2023 in Toronto, Ontario. Photo by Jeremy Chan /Getty Images
Rex Harrington (L), Veronica Tennant (C) and Sonia Rodriguez (R) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
Rex Harrington (L), Veronica Tennant (C) and Sonia Rodriguez (R) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
The Right Honourable Stephen Harper, Aline Chrétien, and The Right Honourable Jean Chrétien attend the Canada’s Walk of Fame 25th Anniversary Celebration at Metro Toronto Convention Centre on December 02, 2023 in Toronto, Ontario.
The Right Honourable Stephen Harper, Aline Chrétien, and The Right Honourable Jean Chrétien attend the Canada’s Walk of Fame 25th Anniversary Celebration at Metro Toronto Convention Centre on December 02, 2023 in Toronto, Ontario. Photo by Jeremy Chan /Getty Images
Director X (L) and Deborah Cox (R) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
Director X (L) and Deborah Cox (R) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
Jason Priestley at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
Jason Priestley at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
Wayne Barrow (R) and Kardinal Offishall (L) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
Wayne Barrow (R) and Kardinal Offishall (L) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
Gary Slaight (R), 2023 Inductee, attends the Canada’s Walk of Fame 25th Anniversary Celebration at Metro Toronto Convention Centre on December 02, 2023 in Toronto, Ontario.
Gary Slaight (R), 2023 Inductee, attends the Canada’s Walk of Fame 25th Anniversary Celebration at Metro Toronto Convention Centre on December 02, 2023 in Toronto, Ontario. Photo by Jeremy Chan /Getty Images
Degrassi: The Next Generation Cast Members at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
Degrassi: The Next Generation Cast Members at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
Wendy Crewson at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
Wendy Crewson at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
Joely Proudfit (L) and Tantoo Cardinal (R) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
Joely Proudfit (L) and Tantoo Cardinal (R) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
The Honourable Rosalie Silberman Abella (with family members Felix and Maysie) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
The Honourable Rosalie Silberman Abella (with family members Felix and Maysie) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
Drew and Jonathan Scott at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
Drew and Jonathan Scott at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
Lauren Kyle (L) and Connor McDavid (R) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
Lauren Kyle (L) and Connor McDavid (R) at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
Brett and Cecilia Kissel at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News.
Brett and Cecilia Kissel at the Red Carpet event for the 25th Anniversary Canada’s Walk of Fame at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. December 2, 2023. Nick Kozak for Postmedia News. Photo by Nick Kozak /nat
Donovan Bailey attends the Canada’s Walk of Fame 25th Anniversary Celebration at Metro Toronto Convention Centre on December 02, 2023 in Toronto, Ontario.
Donovan Bailey attends the Canada’s Walk of Fame 25th Anniversary Celebration at Metro Toronto Convention Centre on December 02, 2023 in Toronto, Ontario. Photo by Jeremy Chan /Getty Images
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Fay DeFazio Ebert attends the Canada’s Walk of Fame 25th Anniversary Celebration at Metro Toronto Convention Centre on December 02, 2023 in Toronto, Ontario. Photo by Jeremy Chan /Getty Images

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