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Thursday, August 11, 2022
NOTL Canada Day roundup
The cake parade will roll down Queen Street at 3 p.m. on Friday
The cake parade will roll down Queen Street at 3 p.m. on Friday File

Rotary celebrations at Simcoe Park

8:30 a.m. – Pancake Breakfast at Simcoe Park

Pancake Breakfast | 8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Barbecue | 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Cake parade | 3 p.m.

Kids activities | All afternoon

Live entertainment | All afternoon

Fort George celebrations

Free Tours | 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Food Trucks! | 4 p.m.

Historical Presentations | 6:30 p.m.

Live Music | On stage

Fireworks Display | 10 p.m.

Scavenger Hunt at the Pumphouse

The Niagara-on-the-Lake Arts Collective will host a Canada Day Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win prizes. Visit the member galleries on July 1, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. to find the answers to the questions on the entry form and learn about NOTL’s visual arts.

Canada Day 5K race

9 a.m. – Canada Day 5K race

(Not a free event)

Fireworks at Ravine Vineyard Estate Winery

An evening of drinks, barbecue-style food, live music and a big fireworks show!

Canada Day festivities will begin at 5 p.m., with fireworks lighting up the sky around 10:15 p.m. Attendance is free to the public. Donations will be taken to support the Indian Residential School Survivors Society. Cashless donations will also be accepted when entering this event. Please make your donation by visiting the GoFundMe page: Indian Residential School Survivors Society

Royal Canadian Legion barbecue (Branch 124)

Join the Legion for a barbecue and drinks with live entertainment by Under Cover and DJ Moose Mike. There will be prizes, raffles and games throughout the day.
Free admission | 12 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Pepperoni pizzas for Niagara Regional Native Centre

Bricks and barley in Virgil will be donating $1 from every pizza sold July 1 to 3 to the Niagara Regional Native Centre, as a way to participate in truth and reconciliation.