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Canada Day Guide

Wednesday, July 1

ACROSS Windsor & Essex County

Snapd Virtual Fireworks

Join The City of Windsor for a “Canada Day Virtual Celebration” to be held Wednesday, July 1st in partnership with Tim Hortons, snapd, AM 800 CKLW and Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island.

Download the app now at snapd.com/app and join in the fun with fireworks on Wednesday July 1st at 9:30 pm including a countdown across the country from Chris Hadfield. Also visit snapd.com/CanadaDay to see all the across Canada activities!

#TimHortonsWE Contest

Grab your red & white and share your pics of how you’re celebrating Canada Day virtually on Instagram & twitter using #TimHortonsWE. When you share your pics you could WIN 1 of 50 $10 Tim Hortons gift cards! Enter by tagging your photos or via the online entry form.

Contest closes on July 2nd and winners will be contacted via email.

Virtual SummerFest

Presented by the Windsor Parade Corporation, Leave those Kids Alone have produced a version of Oh Canada that will be released by Your TV online at 12pm, July 1st for your viewing pleasure! Feel free to sing along! Also featured on social media and Your TV will be some favourite Summer Fest memories and flash backs.

Canada Day Rocks

We all know Canada Day rocks – now show it on your rocks! Just paint a rock to show your loca for Canada, or take a picture of a rock you spot when you’re out exploring the neighbourhood! Submit your pics online at www.am800cklw.com for a chance to win one of three Windsor Essex Staycation prizes worth $1300, including the grand prize $1000 staycation certificate! Don’t forget to leave the rock where you found it for others to find and share. PResented by the Windsor Parade Corporation.

Contest closes July 2nd and winners will be announced on air on July 6th on AM800.

Porch Party

Presented by the Windsor Parade Corporation. We can’t have a parade this year but you can decorate like you ARE the parade! Decorate your porch, yard or balcony for Canada Day – then submit a photo online at www.am800cklw.com for a chance to win one of three amazing prizes, including a grand prize $!000 Stacyation gift certificate to use this summer in Windsor Essex!

Contest closes July 2nd and winners will be announced on air on July 6th.


Wherever you are, connect with your family and friends, and start planning your virtual Canada Day weekend! Starting Friday, June 26th until Wednesday, July 1st, join the Town of Amherstburg and Government of Canada in an action packed celebration featuring local and national star studded live music. Stay tuned to Visit Amherstburg Facebook page every day for motivational and inspiring Canada Day activities for the entire family, revel in local artist performances, chances to win prizes and so much more!

Never before has the country united in such a unique way. Be sure to be involved and celebrate our Country, bigger and brighter than ever! Share your inspirational 2020 messages, or upload your favorite past and present Canada Day memories to win a $50 local restaurant gift card and more!


Canada Week  in Kingsville – There is no place like this place!  We are Kingsville, Standing Strong, Standing Together and working in a responsible manner to re-start following COVID -19 restrictions. We are pleased to announce that Canada Week 2020 will feature lots of opportunities for everyone to share virtually, and while maintaining social distancing.  Watch for our Virtual shows – Bex in Motion & FireShow Guy!

This year 16 businesses in Kingsville will have Canada Day cupcakes on June 30 and July 1 that residents can pick up when they order take out   Please take a moment to thank these individuals for assisting to continue the tradition of our Canada Day Cake Service. #CanadaDay #Kingsvilleparksandrec #kingsvillebia. Hours and listing of locations to follow soon on our website. 

Please use hashtag #CanadaDay to help connect us all.  For more information contact Kingsville Parks and Recreation at 519-733-2123 or Follow us on Facebook and Twitter @kingsvilleparksandrec



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