Canada Day photo
Canada Day photo
Canada Day photo
Canada Day photo
Canada Day photo

Canada Day Celebrations 2017

Saturday, July 1, 2017


Come celebrate Canada Day in Downtown Kingston! There's fun to be had all day!

9:00am Limestone Mile

It’s intense. It’s fast. It’s a kids race.  It’s team competition. It’s three races in one morning. It’s the KRRA Canada Day Limestone Mile.  Click here for more infomration.

11:30am Canada Day Red & White Parade

Dress in your best red and white and come down to participate! The parade begins at the Metro parking lot at Princess and Barrie Streets at 11:30am sharp.  Dignitaries will be on hand to walk down Princess Street to City Hall.

12:00pm  Civic Ceremony at City Hall

The 2017 First Capital Award Winners will be guests of honour for the parade and will be recognized during the Civic Ceremony on the steps of City Hall at noon. The ceremony will be kicked off, of course, with a singing of the national anthem.

1:00pm Mayor's Sail Past

Watch a parade of boats dressed in their red & white sail past Crawford Warf

Live Music

Sesqui Stage (Ontario Street in front of City Hall)

1:00pm Savannah Shea Band

2:00pm Little California

3:00pm The Dream Catchers musical

4:00pm Lisa Vee & The VIP

5:00pm Lotus Shaker

6:00pm The Dream Catchers musical

7:00pm Spencer Evans Band

8:00pm Kim Pollard Band

9:00pm Still Standin'

10:00pm  Fireworks!

Bigger and better than ever! Come to Confederation Park for your best view of the Canada Day Fireworks Spectacular!


Wagon rides

Kids' Activities

Ferris Wheel

Public Market

And more!



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