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Canada Day Celebrations

  • 2993 Kingston 2 Kingston, ON, K7P Canada (map)


Lots to see and do in Kingston on Canada Day. 

Grass Creek Park, 2993 Highway 2 E.

11:00am - 5:00pm Canada Day Beach Party!
Bring family and friends to enjoy free:

  • A great sandy beach
  • Inflatables
  • Games
  • Crafts

Live entertainment schedule:

1-2:30 p.m. – California Sun
2:30-3 p.m. – Limbo competition
3-3:45 p.m. – Kingston Circus Arts
3:45-4:15 p.m. – Open mic
4:15-5 p.m. – Roger James

Downtown Kingston 

(source: Downtown Kingston! Website)

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 (link is external) for more infomration.

11:30am Canada Day People 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 2016 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.

10:15pm  Fireworks!
Come to Confederation Park for your best view of a the Canada Day Fireworks Spectacular!


  • Live music all day on the Confederation Park Stage 
  • Wagon rides
  • Kids' Activities
  • And more!