Kawarthas Northumberland

Canada Day Fireworks & Fun!

Find the Fireworks!

Looking for a spot to enjoy some Canada Day Fireworks?

Here are some options:


All free, with two sites for family-friendly programs & live entertainment, games, races, and more from 11am with fireworks around 10pm.

Details: http://canadadaybobcaygeon.com/

Fenelon Falls

Fun & festivities at the Fenelon Falls Museum and Garnet Graham Park. Free Ice Cream until it’s all gone.

Details: https://calendar.explorekawarthalakes.com/tourism/Detail/2018-07-01-1100-Fenelon-Falls-Canada-Day


4pm to 10pm at Wilson Fields

There will be lots of free family fun! Fireworks at dusk, and kids activities from 4pm-8pm. Balloon Twisting, Face Painting, Carriage Rides, Bouncy Castles, Petting zoo and more.

Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/505829516498245/


At the Kinmount Fairgrounds with live entertainment, a parade, and fireworks!

Details: https://calendar.explorekawarthalakes.com/tourism/Detail/2018-07-01-1700-Kinmount-Canada-Day



10am to 4pm. Marketplace, Bouncers, Petting Zoo, Crafts, Face painting, Fly Ball Dogs, Beer Garden, Planetarium, Entertainment and more.

Bring your bike and helmet to ride in the JoyRide 2 Go Skinnies Park set up in the ball diamond!

Family priced BBQ, Fries, Ice Cream, Popcorn, Walking Tacos

Come back for 8:00pm to enjoy some snacks, a Movie, Crafts and music, and of course fireworks at 10pm!

Details: https://thekawarthas.ca/event/canada-day-in-buckhorn/

Peterborough’s Multicultural Canada Day Festival

Join the New Canadians Centre on July 1 as we #bringpeopletogether to celebrate Canada’s Birthday at Del Crary Park in Peterborough.

Details: https://thekawarthas.ca/event/multicultural-canada-day/

Don’t forget that the Jerry Cans (Inuit Folk) will be performing at Del Crary that evening for Musicfest: https://thekawarthas.ca/event/july-1-the-jerry-cans-inuit-folk/

Lang Pioneer Village Museum

Historic Dominion Day from 10am – 4pm

No fireworks here, but this is NOT to be missed. Honour Canada’s birthday with an 1860’s celebration with official ceremonies accompanied by the Peterborough Concert Band. Witness a raid re-enactment as the Canadian Militia ward off the advances of the Fenians. Learn about the First Nations perspective on Confederation and their contributions to the development of the nation. Finish the day with a complimentary piece of cake!



Isabel Morris Park – There will be lots to do for the whole family, petting zoo, face painting, children’s games & activities, drumming circle, live music, BBQ & vendors. At dusk there will be a fireworks show!

Details: https://thekawarthas.ca/event/lakefield-canada-day-celebration/



Parade, kids entertainment, music, food, vendors and a spectacular fireworks display over the Trent-Severn Waterway at dusk


Cobourg Waterfront Festival (also on Monday July 2!)

Details: http://calendar.northumberlandtourism.com/default/Detail/2018-07-01-1000-Cobourg-Waterfront-Festival

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