Celebrate at the Collingwood Festival for Canada, July 1-3. This family festival features a full line-up of activities including strolling entertainment, live music, on-the-water events and the Clear Canadian Song Contest.
Friday July 1st http://www.collingwood.ca/canadaday
Start the day with a pancake breakfast, taking place from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Collingwood Town Hall. Then, take in the Citizenship Reaffirmation Ceremony and gigantic Canada Day birthday cake at the Federal Building.Throughout the day enjoy Canada Day will also feature strolling entertainers, children’s activity centre and the Annual Rubber duck Race and
There will be two sittings of the community Farm to Table Street Feast starting at 5pm and 7:30pm.
For the day, Collingwood’s Simcoe Street will be transformed into a pedestrian-only celebration of local food and art. Starting at 11am, come shop the vintage market and artisan tents while the kids enjoy fun arts & crafts activities, games and live performances. Cardboardia castle-building starts at 3pm. Musical performances will be ongoing throughout the entire day!
A family movie will be shown in the Simcoe Street Theatre at 6pm between meals.
Proceeds go to raising funds for a youth food & gardening program together with the Collingwood Public Library.
This is a joint venture between the Farm to Table – Market & Kitchen; CC Food Co-op and the Town of Collingwood.
We look forward to sharing in a great day celebrating Canada as a community with local artists, local food, local chefs and musical talents. Join us!
Clear Canadian Song Contest Finals 8:30 p.m. Shipyards Amphitheatre, North Maple Street
Collingwood Harbour .
Collingwood Downtown Farmers’ Market 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m Pine Street parking lot at the corner of Pine and Second streets.