July 1, 2017 is Canada's 150th birthday.
You don't turn 150 every day. Let's make it a memorable celebration!
Planning is already underway. Whether you're a local business, community group, entertainer,
or you just want to be in the know, we invite you connect with us.
Contact Teri Souter 705-789-1751 x 2357 | email@example.com
Thanks for a fabulous Canada Day 2016
Here's what we got up to on July 1, 2016
Lions Club Peameal On a Bun Breakfast
9:00 am | River Mill Park.
O Canada & Canada Day Cupcakes
10:00 am | River Mill Park
Mayor Scott Aitchison and dignitaries including MP Tony Clement and MPP Norm Miller will join Huntsville founding father Captain George Hunt in serving Canada Day cupcakes. Enjoy music from Muskoka Concert Band and sing O Canada. Canada flags, tattoos and pins.
Muskoka Heritage Place Strawberry Social & Steam Up Day
10:00 am - 4:00 pm | 88 Brunel Road
Live entertainment, costumed narrators, historical demonstrations and complementary strawberry scones, while supplies last. Hop aboard for the first official day of the season for the Portage Flyer. Regular admission rates apply.
Royal Canadian Legion - Branch 232 | 21 Veteran's Way
11:00 am - Opening ceremonies
Festivities all day long. Hot dogs and hamburgers, face painting, band from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm and much more. Roast beef dinner starting at 5:00 pm (two sittings). Donations appreciated.
Robinson's Independent Grocer
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Kids make your own Canada Day birthday cake to take home. Tattoos, games and snacks. 1:00 pm, annual balloon release - prizes to be won. $2 donation per child to the President's Choice Children's Charity is appreciated.
Downtown Huntsville Food & Music Festival
11:00 am - 4:00 pm | Main Street
An afternoon of food, music and fun. Main Street turns into a pedestrian-friendly promenade courtesy of the merchants of downtown. Music and Canada Day Stage presented by Hunters Bay Radio.
Port Sydney Celebration
10:00 am - 3:30 pm | Port Sydney Beach
Beach party music and BBQ, sand castle competition, decorate a Canada Day t-shirt, kids activities by camp Mini-Yo-We, Huntsville Fire Department truck, Ontario Watercross racing demo, Citizen of the Year Presentation and more.
Make it Green & Blue
Canada Day with a light footprint. The Huntsville's Youth Green Team will be on-hand to keep it green and to educate on sustainable waste management. New Ecostations are in-place and ready to receive recyclables & waste.
Coldwell Banker Thompson Real Estate
6,000 Canada flags placed throughout Huntsville and Port Sydney - 21st Annual.
10:00 pm | Launch location over Hunters Bay behind the Fire Hall at Dusk .
Best spots to view fireworks: Avery Beach, Huntsville Public School and the Huntsville Fire Department. Tune in to THE MOOSE FM 105.5 for musical accompaniment.
Happy Birthday Canada!