Canada Day Events in Durham

Jun 30

Scugog Summer Jam

Port Perry Fairgrounds
15835 Old Simcoe Rd
Port Perry, Scugog (Port Perry), Ontario

Jun 30th, 2017 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Scugog – KX96 and 94.9 The Rock present ‘Scugog Summer Jam’ music festival at the Port Perry Fairgrounds.
Over the Canada Day weekend, Scugog will be home to rock and country acts celebrating Canada’s birthday in style.

Scugog Summer Jam Lineup:

Friday, June 30 – Big Wreck with special guests
The Pick Brothers Band and The Bomb

Saturday, July 1 – Juno nominee Aaron Pritchett with special guests Brooklyn Roebuck and Marshall Dane

Both nights, gates open at 4 p.m. Fans will enjoy pre party excitement visiting vendor booths, get their food truck fetish on and chill with Waterloo Brewing Company before they join fellow fans under the special event canopy to see their favourite artist. Sunday the party continues with more local live entertainment and special events.

Tickets are on sale through and available at Vos Independence. Tickets are $35 in advance, $40 at the gate or a combo for two nights at $60!

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Cost: See Website

For more information:
(905) 985-7346 x.132

Jun 30

Canadiana Concert at the Foster Memorial

Thomas Foster Memorial
9449 Concession 7 (Durham 1)
Uxbridge, Ontario

Jun 30th, 2017 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Enjoy a special Foster Memorial Concert featuring Canadiana music from 7:30 to 8:30pm. This concert will feature Aboriginal Music, French music and British Isles Celtic music. Admission by donation. For more information about this program visit the website
Jul 1

Beaverton Canada Day Celebrations

Downtown Beaverton
Beaverton, Brock, Ontario

Jul 1st, 2017 8:00 am to 3:00 pm

Celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday - Pancake Breakfast, Kids Cane Pole Fishing Contest, musical entertainment, vendors and artisans, children's games games and activities with face painting, bouncy castles, mini putt, Canada 150 Parade, Charity BBQ, Strawberry Shortcake, Harold Lodwick Citizenship Award, Museum Displays and more ... all children's activities and games are FREE!

Cost: Free

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Jul 1

Canada Day in Bowmanville

Garnet B. Rickard Recreation Complex
2440 Highway 2
Bowmanville, Clarington (Bowmanville), Ontario

Jul 1st, 2017 9:00 am

Live music, food trucks, fireworks at dusk, free admission and parking. Don’t forget to bring your lawn chair!
Jul 1

Whitby Canada Day 150th Celebration

Victoria Fields
345 Watson Street West
Whitby, Ontario

Jul 1st, 2017 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Mayor Mitchell and Members of Council invite you to celebrate Canada's 150th with live entertainment, activities and fireworks at dusk!

Cost: Free

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Jul 1

Canada Day in Ajax '1-Day, 2 Great Activities'

Rotary Park
177 Lake Driveway
Ajax, Ontario L1S 7J1

Jul 1st, 2017 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Rotary Park
11am to 3pm
There will be children's activities, face painting, inflatable rides, strolling buskers and more. Visit our local community groups and organizations, enjoy live entertainment and cultural performances on stage, and try some delicious food at one of our many food vendors. No ATMs on site. Nominal fees apply for food and beverages. No Parking! Leave the driving to us - take the free Canada Day's Shuttle.

Shuttle Locations (buses arrive approximately every 20 minutes beginning at 10:45 a.m. last bus leaves Rotary Park at 3:30 p.m.):
- Go Parking off of O'Brien Court
- Ajax Town Hall
- Audley Recreation Centre

NIGHT TIME EXTRAVAGANZA will take place at
Ajax Downs
50 Alexander's Crossing
6pm -10pm

Activities include:
Colour Red Food Trucks
Cultural Performances
Visit the Brock ST. Brewing Co. Tent
Special Headliner SLOAN
Stephens Cirque Show

Cost: Free

For more information:

Jul 1

Canada Day at Clarington Museums

Jul 1st, 2017 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Jul 1-2

Port Perry Canada Day

Palmer Park
175 Water Street
Port Perry, Scugog (Port Perry), Ontario

Starts: Jul 1st, 2017 Noon
Ends: Jul 2nd, 2017 2:00 pm

Canada 150 Celebration Palmer Park
Scugog's Palmer Park Canada Day celebration has been a long time staple in the community. Family and friends of all ages will enjoy vendors, kid zone, 'Vettes for Vets' parade, Old Flame Brewery tent, live entertainment along with our spectacular fireworks display! 

Saturday July 1st
Music and entertainment under the gazebo
"Vettes for Vets" Parade
Kids Zone - bounce houses and face painting
Spectacular Fire works at dusk

Sunday July 2nd
Pancake Breakfast
Kids entertainment until 2 p.m.

Cost: Free

For more information:
(905) 985-7346 x.132

Jul 1

Pickering Canada Day Celebrations

Bay Ridges Kinsmen Park
Sandy Beach Road
Pickering, Ontario

Jul 1st, 2017 Noon to 9:00 pm

Free family activities and entertainment at Bay Ridges Kinsmen Park, Sandy Beach Road.
Jul 1

Canada Day Celebration

Sky Zone Whitby
240 South Blair St. Unit 2
Whitby, Ontario L1N 0G3

Jul 1st, 2017 Noon to 3:00 pm

Join Sky Zone Whitby as we celebrate Canada150 in Durham Region. From 12pm-3pm we will have hot dogs, hamburgers and pizza slices for $1.50 (limited quantities). We will also have face painting and other activities happening in the park. Come jump with us and purchase one 60 minute jump and receive the 2nd one for $1.50.

For more information:
(905) 430-0333

Jul 1

Oshawa Canada Day 2017

Lakeview Park Avenue
Oshawa, Ontario

Jul 1st, 2017 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Our Canada Day celebration is an open, free public event. Photographers will be present taking photos and video footage at this event. These images may be used without further notification (printed materials, website or social media outlets) for the promotion of the City of Oshawa.

Cost: Free

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Jul 1

Newcastle Celebration

Jul 1st, 2017 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Jul 1

Canada 150 Heritage Parade

Brock St and Main St Uxbridge (downtown)
291 Brock St W
Uxbridge, Ontario

Jul 1st, 2017 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Experience living history as Uxbridge kicks off Canada Day celebrations with a heritage parade. Spectators will enjoy many seldom-seen antique vehicles, military equipment, music of the decades, live musical performances, a tribute to our veterans, horse-drawn transportation and many special guests. Wearing your historic or multi-cultural costume is encouraged. Follow the parade into Elgin Park for the Canada Day celebration. Don't miss this!

Jul 1

Uxbridge Canada Day Celebrations

Elgin Park
180 Main Street (enter from Elgin Park Drive)
Uxbridge, Ontario

Jul 1st, 2017 5:00 pm to 10:30 pm

Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in Uxbridge. The whole family will enjoy live music and entertainment, antique vehicles, classic cars, great food, and the Hands-on-Exotic Animal Experience. Beer gardens by The Second Wedge Brewing Co. See who wins the $1,000 prize in the ‘Rock the Bridge’ music competition. Cheer as the Active 150 participants receive medals. Opening Ceremonies at 7:00. Award winning County/Pop performer Leah Daniels performs live followed by epic Canada 150 Fireworks.

Cost: Free (donations appreciated)

For more information:
(905) 852-9181 x.231

Jul 1

Beaverton Canada Day Fireworks

Beaverton Fairgrounds
176 Main St. W.
Beaverton, Brock, Ontario

Jul 1st, 2017 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Amazing Fireworks, live concert, children's games and activities with face painting, bouncy castles, gryoscope, charity food vendors and more. Canada Day events, games and activities are FREE for all families to enjoy!

Cost: Free

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Jul 2

Canada 150 Celebration Train Ride

York Durham Heritage Railway
19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, Ontario L9P 1E5

Jul 2nd, 2017 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with a ride on-board a heritage train through the Oak Ridges Moraine. Enjoy our doors open baggage car and on-board family entertainment.

Today only, ride the train at a discounted price. Tickets are $15 for adults, students and seniors and only $1 for children.

Cost: $15 + HST per person

For more information:
(905) 852-3696