Canada Day Parade
Canada’s 150th Birthday!
- Canada Day Parade presented and sponsored by Cogeco TV
- Pre-parade Ceremonies begin at 9 am at City Hall
- Parade begins at 12:00 noon down George Street from Murray Street to Morrow Park.
- 9 am to 9:30 Dixie Cats Band
- 9:45 am to 10:30 am Northern Roads Band
- 10:45 to 11:30 am Peterborough Pop Ensemble
- 11:55 am Singing of “O Canada”
- Free pancake breakfast from 9 am to 11 am presented by the East City Lions Centre
- Face painting will be available by Facesby2 in Confederation Park from 9:30 am to 12 noon and is free.
- Canada’s birthday cake created by Morello’s Independent will be available for everyone to taste around 10:00 am.
- Children’s activities from 9 m to 11:30 am
- Dignitary speeches from 11:30 am to 11:50 am.
Bicycle Contest for ages 5 to 8 and 9 to 12 years old can bring their decorated bikes to Confederation Park to be judged and to have some fun! Children are invited to ride their bikes in the parade leaving City Hall at noon and ending in Morrow Park. Parents of younger children will be asked to join their child on the parade route. Peterborough Green Up and BIKE will be on hand with a repair stand for bicycles
NOTE: SAFETY MEETING for all participants will be on June 24, 2017 at 10:00 am at Galaxy Cinemas for one hour. All entries must send a representative.