W.E are ready to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday!

Check out our online guide to all the fun happening throughout Windsor Essex Pelee Island

Summer Fest

Thursday June 15, 2017 to Sunday July 02, 2017

Don’t miss the Riverfront Fireworks Party, fantastic Midway, International Tugboat Race, and awesome entertainment. This is the official kick off to summer!

Kingsville Canada Day 150 Weekend

Friday June 30, 2017 to Saturday July 01, 2017

Join us for Canada’s Birthday and enjoy Fireworks, BBQ, Children’s Activities, Horse Drawn Carriage Rides, and much more.

Free
519.733.2123, kingsville.ca
Kingsville Parks and Recreation Complex – 1741 Jasperson Lane, Kingsville

Windsor Essex Canada Day Guide 2017

Friday June 30, 2017 to Sunday July 02, 2017

It’s Canada’s 150th birthday and W.E. are ready for a party! Our guide makes it easy for you to find just the right celebration for your family.

Mill Street Market and Block Party

Friday June 30, 2017

Come enjoy the first Mill Street Market and Block Party, in honour of Canada’s 150th anniversary. The event will be fully licensed and feature live music by the 519 Band, local foods by uptown merchants and artisan vendors.

5 pm – 11 pm, Free admission
www.onthe42.com
Mill St., Leamington

Free Swim at Tecumseh Leisure Pool

Friday June 30, 2017

Come kick off Canada Day weekend with a free Swim at Tecumseh Leisure Pool from 1 pm to 3:30 pm.

1 pm – 3:30 pm, Free admission
www.tecumseh.ca/discover/canada150
Tecumseh Leisure Pool – 590 Lacasse Boulevard, Tecumseh

Fireworks at Lakewood Park

Friday June 30, 2017

Join us for fun and Fireworks to celebrate Canada’s 150th!

8:30 pm, Free
www.tecumseh.ca/discover/canada150
Lakewood Park – 13451 Riverside Dr. E., Tecumseh

Canada Day in Tecumseh

Saturday July 01, 2017

Join us in Lakewood Park to celebrate Canada’s 150th with free family activities.

1 pm – 4 pm, Free admission
www.tecumseh.ca/discover/canada150
Lakewood Park – 13451 Riverside Dr E., Tecumseh

Happy 150 Birthday Canada!

Saturday July 01, 2017

Meet our Veterans and enjoy musical entertainment, fun, prizes, souvenirs and birthday cake!

1 pm – 4 pm
www.veteransmemoriesproject.com
Devonshire Mall – 3100 Howard Ave, Windsor

Canada Day Parade

Saturday July 01, 2017

Join us for Summer Fest and the Windsor Canada Day Parade!

11 am
Facebook: Windsor Summer Fest
Starting at Wyandotte & Devonshire, Windsor

Canada Day at Adventure Bay

Saturday July 01, 2017

Celebrate 150 years of Canada with special admission rates! Enjoy our giant water slides, wave pool, tot loch and more!

10 am – 8 pm, $12/Adult, $7/Child
www.adventurebay.ca
Adventure Bay Water Park – 401 Pitt St. W., Windsor

Pelee Island Stone & Sky Music & Arts Series

Saturday July 01, 2017 to Saturday August 19, 2017

A growing & eclectic series of concerts and other artistic events containing spoken word, live performance, & visual arts.

$12.50/Adult, Children Free
519.254.8393, Facebook: Pelee Quarry Stone and Sky
The Quarry – 65 East-West Road, Pelee Island

Lakeshore Canada Day

Saturday July 01, 2017

The Canada Day celebration will be held at the Libro Community Centre and Millen Park. Join us for Fireworks and family activities.

Free admission
www.lakeshore.ca
Libro Community Centre, Millen Park – 1925 South Middle Road, Woodslee

Canada Day at the Chimczuk Museum

Saturday July 01, 2017

Celebrate Canada Day with free admission, a magician, and the opening of the new exhibit Canada 1867 – 1967!

519.253.1812, www.citywindsor.ca
Chimczuk Museum – 401 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor

Canada Day at Point Pelee

Saturday July 01, 2017

It’s Canada’s 150th birthday and we’re ready to celebrate. Join us for fun activities throughout the park.

Free
519.322.2365, www.parkscanada.gc.ca/pointpelee
Point Pelee National Park – 1118 Point Pelee Dr., Leamington

Canada Day on Pelee Island

Saturday July 01, 2017

Come join us for a parade and fun family activities to help celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday!

www.pelee.org
Pelee Island

Canada Day and Ice Cream Festival

Saturday July 01, 2017

Enjoy the activities of the day, live entertainment and a fireworks finale along the Detroit River! This traditional event is the best in the region and not to be missed!

Free
519.730.1309, Facebook:AmherstburgIceCreamFestival
Toddy Jones Park – 100 Laird St., Amherstburg

Riverside RCL BR 255 Canada Day 150 Celebration

Saturday July 01, 2017

Our Canada Day 150 Celebration all day long Live music, belly dancers, a meat draw, photo booth wall, BBQ, and more.

11:30 am – close
519.945.2012, Facebook:Riverside Royal Canadian Legion Branch 255 Windsor, Ontario
Riverside RCL BR 255 – 5645 Wyandotte St. E., Windsor

Leamington Canada Day Parade

Saturday July 01, 2017

This year the Leamington and District Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Canada Day Parade to celebrate Canada’s 150th ! Make sure to come out and join the fun!

4 pm
519.326.2721, leamingtonchamber.com
Leamington Fair Grounds – 191-201 Erie St N, Leamington

LaSalle’s Canada Day Splash Bash

Saturday July 01, 2017

Grand opening of the brand new splash pad and accessible playground! Unveiling of LaSalle’s Canada 150 Mosaic Mural! Entertainment: Autumn Kings, Canada-themed magic show, food and refreshments, face painting and more!

1 pm – 5 pm, Free admission
519-969-7771, www.lasalle.ca
Vollmer Culture and Recreation Complex – 2121 Laurier Dr., LaSalle

Canada Day 150 and Official Canadian Citizenship Ceremony

Saturday July 01, 2017

We will feature an Official Canadian Citizenship Ceremony with new and existing Canadians gathering to take or re-state the Oath of Citizenship (Canada) in a shared Canadian celebration.

Free admission, 9 am
citywindsor.ca
Windsor International Aquatic and Training Centre (Adventure Bay) – 401 Pitt St. W., Windsor

Canada 150 in Sound and Light

Saturday July 01, 2017 to Sunday July 02, 2017

A multi-media presentation that celebrates 150 years of Canadian History showcasing regional defining moments and the individuals responsible for them. In addition to the multimedia high definition big screen presentations, the show will also feature live performances.

Sat 7:30 pm, Sun 2:30 & 7:30 pm
www.capitoltheatrewindsor.ca
Capitol Theatre – 121 University Ave. W., Windsor

Leamington’s Canada Day Fireworks

Saturday July 01, 2017

Celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary in Leamington! Join us for a night of fun and spectacular fireworks, a commitment ceremony welcoming new Canadians, fantastic musical entertainment and more!

6 pm
519.322.2337, www.summer.onthe42.com
Seacliff Park – 24 Seacliff Dr. W, Leamington

Old Traditions Future Hope

Saturday July 01, 2017

Fun for the whole family with live music with Spencer for Hire, bouncy castles, fireworks, BBQ and more!

4:30 pm – 10 pm, Fireworks at 10 pm
www.visitharrow.ca
Harrow Fair Grounds – 134 McAffee St., Harrow

Free Concert Series: Brass Quintet

Sunday July 02, 2017

Windsor Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet performs.

1 pm – 3 pm, Free admission
www.tecumseh.ca
Lakewood Park – 13451 Riverside Dr. E., Tecumseh

SESQUI Immersive 360° Cinematic Dome Tour

Friday July 07, 2017 to Tuesday July 11, 2017

Don’t miss your chance for this FREE experience where a cutting-edge cinematic dome will offer audiences of all ages a true 360° immersive experience of the 22-minute film HORIZON, with scenes shot in every province and territory, showcasing Canada’s awe-inspiring landscapes, diversity of perspectives, artistic talents and the people that call Canada home.

Free admission
www.sesqui.ca
Dieppe Gardens – 78 Riverside Drive W., Windsor

Sunsplash Festival

Thursday July 13, 2017 to Sunday July 16, 2017

Experience the Classic Car Cruise Show and Road Tour. Vendors, wild rides and entertainment!

Car Cruise July 14, 1 pm – 8 pm
Parade July 15, 10 am to/from Belle River Public School
Free admission
519.728.4624, www.belleriverbia.com
Belle River Rd. and County Rd. 22, Lakeshore

Walkerville Art Walk

Friday July 21, 2017 to Saturday July 22, 2017

This pedestrian-friendly setting is fun for children and adults alike, as hundreds take to the streets to visit shops, boutiques and restaurants.

Fri 5 pm – 10 pm, Sat 11 am – 6 pm. Nightlife until 2 am
Facebook: Visit Walkerville
Kildare at Wyandotte, Windsor

Explore the Shore

Saturday July 29, 2017 to Sunday July 30, 2017

A weekend festival that celebrates the unique, local businesses that line historic County Rd 50 – Canada’s southernmost drive! Free and self directed tour

519.738.3264, www.exploretheshore.ca
All venues – County Rd. 50, Amherstburg, Essex and Kingsville

Get Your Red and White ON

Saturday July 29, 2017

Activities include a historical commemoration, children’s activities, beach volleyball tournament, family-friendly musical entertainment and a spectacular display of fireworks over the lake.

11 am – 10 pm, Free admission
519.776.7336, www.essex.ca
Colchester Harbour and Park, Colchester

Canuck it UP! Festival Canadiana

Saturday August 05, 2017 to Sunday August 06, 2017

Premier Canada 150 event for our region! Celebrating Canada’s 150th Anniversary with all things CANADIAN in the beautiful historic Downtown of Amherstburg!

Free admission
519.730.1309, Facebook.com/AmherstburgConnection
Downtown Amherstburg

The Island Unplugged Music Festival

Saturday August 05, 2017 to Sunday August 06, 2017

A family friendly festival taking place in the heart of rural Pelee Island with local and regional Canadian musicians, artisans, local wine, beer and food creations.

519.724.9916, www.theislandunplugged.org
Pelee Island Community Arts – 82 East West Rd., Pelee Island

Comber Fair

Friday August 11, 2017 to Sunday August 13, 2017

Our goal is to promote agriculture, while providing good family entertainment. Come see the animals, midway (Carter Shows), home crafts, and the talent contest.

519.687.3410 / 519.687.3607; www.comberfair.on.ca
6400 Community Centre St., Comber

EPIC Vintage Tasting

Sunday August 13, 2017

Taste the best wine and food from our region, along with tasting & pairing seminars and beautiful music.

1 pm – 5 pm, $65
www.epicwineries.com
Pelee Island Winery – 455 Seacliff Dr, Kingsville

Open Streets Windsor: Ontario 150 Edition

Sunday September 17, 2017

Join us again for the largest free recreation program in the city’s history! In 2017, designated streets in the City of Windsor will be closed to traffic and open to people of all ages, abilities, social, economic backgrounds to enjoy.

Free admission, 10 am – 5 pm
www.citywindsor.ca
Windsor, ON

Culture Days: Voyageur and Fur Trader Rendezvous

Saturday September 30, 2017 to Sunday October 01, 2017

During the weekend, visitors can taste period cooking, crafts, presentations and demonstrations relating to the iconic fur trade. Highlights will feature various canoes, Montreal boats and other period vessels recreating a historic Rendezvous. The Gibson Art Gallery to feature the Canada 150 juried Art Exhibit.

Free admission
519.730.1309, Facebook.com/AmherstburgConnection
King’s Navy Yard Park and Fort Malden National Historic Site

LaSalle Craft Beer Festival

Friday October 06, 2017 to Saturday October 07, 2017

Join us outdoors under our huge heated tent to celebrate local Ontario craft beer! Enjoy live musical acts and delicious local food.

$15 in advance or $25 at the gate – includes admission and keepsake sampler mug
519.969.7770, www.lasallecraftbeerfest.ca
Vollmer Culture and Recreation Complex – 2121 Laurier Parkway, LaSalle

Windsor Remembrance Day Parade & Ceremony

Saturday November 11, 2017

The HMCS Hunter will host a Remembrance Day Service at 11 am at the Cenotaph located at City Hall Square.

10:30 am – 12 pm, Free admission
www.citywindsor.ca
350 City Hall Square W., Windsor

Taste the Season Holiday Open House

Saturday November 25, 2017 to Sunday November 26, 2017

The tradition continues! Tour EPIC Wine Country to experience true Holiday warmth at our participating wineries and give back through your donation of a canned good at each stop.

519.255.6530, www.epicwineries.com
Various locations – see website for participating wineries

Annie of Green Gables… Get Your Gun!!!

Thursday December 07, 2017 to Sunday December 10, 2017

Korda celebrates Canada’s 150th Birthday in true Korda fashion… with the premiere of our latest original holiday panto – Annie of Green Gables… Get Your Gun!!! This is a fresh take on the classic tale of Canada’s favourite red-headed orphan girl making her way in Green Gables.

519.562.3394, www.kordazone.com
Kordazone Theatre – 2520 Seminole Street, Windsor ON

Annie of Green Gables…Get Your Gun!!!

Thursday December 14, 2017 to Sunday December 17, 2017

Korda celebrates Canada’s 150th Birthday in true Korda fashion… with the premiere of our latest original holiday panto – Annie of Green Gables… Get Your Gun!!! This is a fresh take on the classic tale of Canada’s favourite red-headed orphan girl making her way in Green Gables.

519.562.3394, www.kordazone.com
Kordazone Theatre – 2520 Seminole St., Windsor


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