Just 36 days until Canada Day!

Come Celebrate With Rotary!

Fun family activities starting at 11:00 am with a musical fireworks finale closing the day about 10:00 pm.

Donations: $2 per person or $5 per family helps support local charities and events.

2015 Past Program

On the Main Stage

  • 12:30 - Jets to Ground
  • 1:45 - Zumba with Karen Langridge
  • 2:50 - No Fixed Address
  • 4:10 - Overtones Barbershop Group
  • 4:40 - Aboriginal Territorial Address
  • 4:50 - Citizenship Ceremony
  • 6:20 - Good Company
  • 8:10 - Royal City Big Band
  • 9:25 - Greetings from the Rotary Club
  • 9:45 - Fireworks
  • 2016 Line-up to be announced
    This is the current and correct line-up and may differ from other printed stage schedules.

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You Could Win!

  • Win and Pedal Away at the Children's Bicycle Raffle!

Canada Day Activities

  • Carousel Rides
  • Train Rides
  • Pony Rides
  • Petting Zoo filled with Goats, Lambs and Bunnies who await love and interactive feeding.
  • Mid Way has something for Everyone – Cotton Candy to Thrilling Rides!
  • Inflatable Bouncing Games for the Kiddies offer the Giraffe, Castle and Gigantic Slide.
  • Fireworks
  • Duck Races
  • Children’s Play Zone: Children 6 and under a variety of activities
  • Rotary Information Tent
  • ATM Machine

Tent/Exhibitor Row

  • Guelph Storm: Put your scoring skills to the test with a puck shoot out and visit with players for autographs.
  • Face Painting at the Meridian tent
  • Trivia: Held under the tent - see how well you know Canadian facts for a chance to win Prizes!
  • Senior’s Bingo: Held under the tent play bingo for a chance to win Prizes!

Food Court

Spoil yourself with tasty delights from over a dozen food vendors!

  • Alb Softy Ice Cream — Soft-serve Ice Cream
  • Angelo's Grilled Chicken — Chicken
  • Domino's Pizza — Pizza
  • Filipino Community — Filipino Cusine
  • Get Juiced — Juices
  • Overtones — Cotton Candy, Popcorn
  • Pierre's Poutine — Poutine, Fries
  • Racky's Catering — Sausages, Hot Dogs, Soft Drinks
  • Red Papaya — Thai Cuisine
  • St. Jacob's Chicken — Spring Rolls, Corn-on-the-cob
  • Samosa Express — Chicken Samosas
  • Smokin' Tony's BBQ — BBQ Ribs, Pulled Pork, Chicken
  • Sweet Temptations — Gourmet Cupcakes
  • Triple Treats — Cotton Candy, Snow Cones

Seniors Tent

  • 12:30 - Seniors Bingo
  • 1:45 - Canadian Trivia - So You Think You Know Canada eh?
  • 2:45 - Family Bingo

Citizenship Ceremony

    New Canadians Citizenship Ceremony
    Reaffirmation of Citizenship Ceremony
  • Proud to be Canadian — Eh!
  • New Canadians, Citizenship and Reaffirmation of Citizenship Ceremony is held Guelph's Riverside Park on Canada Day. Join over 35 new Canadians as they are formally sworn in as official Canadian Citizens. Join dignitaries and representatives from Citizenship and Immigration Canada - along with other prominent leaders for an inspirational Canada Day.
  • Usually, these ceremonies are conducted twice per year at City Hall. Guelph is one of 26 cities across Canada that has established an official Canadian Citizenship Chapter through the Institute for Canadian Citizenship and the first to conduct the ceremony in such a celebrated fashion.
  • Canada Day in the Park Water Conservation
  • Got Duck? - Race for charity & WIN!

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