Celebrate Canada 2019 All Across Simcoe North

Take advantage of the numerous celebrations being held in your community to discover and appreciate the wealth and diversity of Canadian society. Show your love of Canada and your pride in being Canadian!  Celebrate Canada Days are taking place from June 21 to July 1. To find out more about these special days please visit the links below:


Celebrate Canada 2019 All Across Simcoe North

There are hundreds of ways to celebrate this Canada Day right here at home. Heather and I will be out to as many as we can and hope to see you at one of the many events.  Here is a short list of just some of the many community activities activities. Please check with local media (OrilliaMatters.ca / Simcoe.com) or with event organizers for any changes or for details.


Ste. Marie Among the Hurons

Friday June 21, 2019

National Indigenous Peoples Day



Tay Township Canada Day  “Under the BIG TOP”

Friday June 21, 2019 – Saturday June 23, 2019  Time: Fri 4 PM-8:30 PM (midnight if 19 older), Sat 10 AM-7 PM

Location: 290 Park Street, Victoria Harbour

Variety of Food & Drinks, Festival Activities, Live Entertainment, Children’s Watermelon Eating Contest, Exotic Petting Zoo + more. Canada Day Parade Sat June 22 @12PM with FREE Hamburgers and Sausages




Ribfest & Craft Beer Market (Midland)

Friday, 28 Jun 2019 – Sunday, 30 Jun 2019  Time: Friday 4 PM – 11 PM, Saturday 12 PM – 11P M, Sunday 12 PM – 7 PM

Location: Midland Harbourside Park

Kids Zone, Bubble Soccer, Backyard BBQ Games, Variety of Food & Beverage Vendors and much more!  Check out our NEW Craft Beer Market featuring: Flying Monkeys, Barnstormer Brewing, Cottage Springs, Craft Heads Brewing, Market Brewing, Dusty Boots and many more. FREE Admission, FREE Parking



Brechin/Bayshore Canada Day

Monday July 1, 2019  8:30 am opening ceremony.  4:30 pm parade


Orillia Canada Day

ORILLIA’S GOT TALENT: All ages, if you have 2 minute routine of your talent and you would like to perform on Canada Day we would LOVE to see it! Bring your music, instrument, or necessary props. Sign up starts at 9:30 AM in the Information Tent at Couchiching Beach Park:. Parents must sign consent form for anyone under the age of 18 to perform; Show time is 1:30 PM on July 1st

CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES: All children’s activities are free including the pony rides. There is a Children’s Village at Couchiching Beach Park that features inflatables and crafts from 11 AM-3 PM.

THE PARADE:  The Parade starts promptly at 12 PM and goes down Mississauga Street and along Centennial Drive and disperses at the north park entrance (Jarvis Street). This parade celebrates Canada’s Birthday and Heritage. We encourage red and white, music, bands, flats, dignitaries, walking groups and animals.

ENVIRONMENTAL DISPLAYS: At Couchiching Beach Park. All of us treasure the natural beauty, resources and expansiveness of our country.



Coldwater – Canada Day Celebrations

Monday July 1, 2019

Location: Coldwater Main Street


Township of Oro-Medonte Canada Day Celebration

Monday July 1, 2019

FREE BBQ & Family Fun.  Location: Maryam Mosque – 110 Line 7 South, Oro-Medonte. Time: 10 AM-1 PM



Canada Rocks with the Rolling Stones

Monday July 1, 2019

Burl’s Creek Event Grounds.  Time: 2 PM-11 PM


Washago Canada Day Celebrations

Monday July 1, 2019

10 Bands in 10 Hours in Washago

Location: Washago Park, Event starts at noon.


Village of Hawkestone

Parade at 1:30pm on July 1st at bottom of 11th line, proceeding through village, ending at Hawkestone Community Hall

Community Hall Kids play area, Farmers Market, Canada birthday cake, and Red & White Strawberry Social.



Penetanguishene Canada Day Celebrations

Monday July 1, 2019

Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives, Time: 11 AM-6 PM.  Cake, Live Entertainment, Magic Show, Bar, BBQ, Free bouncy inflatables for kids, Free face painting for kids; Free Admission


Skool Daze and Souled Out performances.   Time: 6:30PM- 10 PM (dusk)

Location: Parc Rotary Champlain Wendat Park

Fireworks to follow at dusk (around 10pm) – Penetanguishene Waterfront



Midland Canada Day Celebrations

Monday July 1, 2019

Downtown parade staging starts at 10 am, parade starts at 10:30 A M.  Canada Day at Little Lake Park. Time: 11 AM- 5 PM

Enjoy vendors, exhibits, live entertainment and a variety of foods. Children’s play area, Car Display, laser tag + more.