This year, our great nation will celebrate its 150th birthday on Saturday, July 1st and there will be loads of FUN and ENTERTAINMENT for friends and family to enjoy! As always, there are great activities to participate in on this fabulous summer statutory holiday. At Burlington Kids, it is important to us that you have information in advance to plan your day and maximize your FUN! Here is a of planned Canada Day celebrations in Burlington, updated for 2017.
Spencer Smith and Waterfront Park – Noon to 10:00 pm – FREE Admission
1400 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, ON L7S 1A1
As always, this Burlington event that makes the TOP 100 List for Festivals in Ontario will be jammed packed with entertainment, food and fun! The musical lineup for the city’s Canada Day celebrations will include the likes of the Burlington Teen Tour Band (BTTB), Mystic Drumz, Kobbler Jay, and many others. There will be countless vendors, too. The following is a detailed listing of scheduled events:
Main Stage – Performance Lineup
Park Activities – Family Zone
|Noon-5 p.m.||Face painting with BeeBop the Clown||Family Zone|
|Noon-5 p.m.||Balloon animals with MD Children Entertainment||Family Zone|
|Noon-5 p.m.||Photo booth with Mardi Gras Photo Booth||Family Zone|
|Noon-5 p.m.||Hair spray art with Edu-corp||Family Zone|
|Noon-5 p.m.||Inflatables with Niagara Inflatables and Main Event Fun||Family Zone|
|Noon-6 p.m.||Canadian hockey player and Canadian Mountie stilt walkers with Heath Tarlin||Throughout the park|
|9 a.m.||Canada Day 5km Run and 1km Kids Run||East Lawn|
|10 a.m.||Yoga||West Lawn|
2 p.m. & 4 p.m.
|Scholars in Collars Dog Show||East Lawn|
Burlington also usually plays host to other events to mark Canada Day, so check back to this article to see what else will be happening to mark Canada’s 150th on July 1st!