Don’t miss the biggest Canada Day party ever in the Kawartha Lakes as we celebrate Canada’s 156th  anniversary of Confederation on July 1, 2023! Two official sites will feature family friendly programming on the day, including live entertainment, children/adult games and races, as well as the spectacular Canada Day fireworks, which will be taking place around 10:00 p.m. on the evening of July 1!

And yes, it’s all free!


Here’s just some of what’s being planned:

Bobcaygeon Community Center/Fair Grounds

51 Mansfield Dr will be buzzing with excitement

10:00 am-2:00pm: children’s races, hot dogs and drinks for all,  free draw prizes generously donated by Crayola, Creative Dance Class – fun for the whole family.  Birthday cake and cupcakes generously donated by Strang’s Your Independent Grocer, ice cream generously donated by Kawartha Dairy, Jumping castles, face painting, Photo Booth, Live entertainment by

Burrows and Clark

2:30 pm: Celebration Parade beginning at fairgrounds (marshalling at 2pm), along Mansfield, Canal, Bolton, King Street and back to the Bobcaygeon Community Center.

Beach Park

10pm: Fireworks. The result is a dazzling and perfectly synchronized 360-degree fireworks extravaganza!        Keep in mind the fireworks show is weather dependent – rain date is July 2

*****Please note: there is no parking or spectators in the beach park west parking lot to observe the firework display fall out zone*****