2013-07-01 Canada Day Parade & Downtown Niagara Falls Activities (FREE)

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Schedule for Canada Day

5km Run/Walk for St. John Ambulance – Oakes Park

  • 7:00 a.m. Registration at Oakes Park
  • 8:00 a.m. Run/Walk begins

Canada Day Parade – along Victoria to Queen Street ending at Crysler Avenue

  • 10:45 a.m. Pre-Parade begins with Dreams Take Flight & Project SHARE collecting food donations
  • 11:00 a.m. Parade begins
  • 12:20 p.m. Parade ends

Main Stage – City Hall

  • 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Niagara Falls Concert Band
  • 12:45 p.m. Tian Guo Marching Band
  • 1:00 p.m. Opening Ceremonies
  • 1:30 p.m. Elton Lammie
  • 1:50 p.m. Margaret Drakeford, Niagara Senior Star Contest Winner
  • 2:00 p.m. Pop Sensations
  • 2:45 p.m. Face 2 Face – Elton John and Billy Joel Tribute
  • 4:00 p.m. The Magic of Greg Frewin
  • Free Birthday Cake at City Hall from 12 noon, while quantities last!
  • Free Raffle
  • Free Caricatures

Rosberg Family Park

  • 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Mad Science Fun Station
  • 1:30 p.m. Mad Science Show
  • 12 noon – 4:00 p.m. Free Face Painting
  • 12 noon – 4:00 p.m. Community Group Interactive Displays
  • 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Mad Science Fun Station
  • 12 noon – 5:00 p.m. Inter-active Demonstrations

Free Children’s Inflatables Area (former Rosberg property)

  • 12 noon – 4:00 p.m. Free Children’s Inflatables
  • 1 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Rainbow Entertainment – Free Face Painting & Balloons
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Reptile Kingdom

Cooking Demonstrations – corner of Queen & Ontario

  • Niagara Food Festival Culinary Mobile Theatre
  • 12:30 p.m. Terra Pasco from Heart Niagara
  • 1:15 p.m. Darren Stoute from Stoute Catering
  • 2:00 p.m. Alex Garcia from Dani’s Bistro
  • 2:45 p.m. Jacob Lucas from Jacob’s Personal Chef Services
  • 3:30 p.m. Chef Oz – Osvaldo Avila from Niagara College
  • 4:15 p.m. Ryan & Stacey from Above & Beyond Cupcakes

Car Show – along Ontario Street

  • 11 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Community Demonstrations – Corner of Queen & St. Clair

  • 1:00 p.m. Curves
  • 1:30 p.m. 1812 Regency Dancers
  • 2:00 p.m. Coro Club Italia
  • 2:30 p.m. BAM Boxing
  • 3:00 p.m. Socasize
  • 3:30 p.m. Fung Loy Kok Institute of Taoism

EXTREME Music & Sports – Queen Street between Crysler & St. Clair Ave.

  • 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Gladiator Jousting
  • 1:00 p.m. & Eclipse & DJ Boogie
  • 1:30 p.m. Krusher BMX Stunt Team
  • 2:00 p.m. The KaC Himself
  • 3:30 p.m. Krusher BMX Stunt Team
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Antigravity Skateboard Demonstrations
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:00p.m. Extreme Bicycle Demos by Trevor Bodogh
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. B.A.M. Niagara Boxing, Inception Cyclery, Gymnastics, Dance & More!

Food Vendors! Along Queen Street between St. Clair and Ontario Ave.

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Open for Business!

Go Green! Remember to bring your refillable water container!

PRE CANADA DAY CELEBRATION ON QUEEN STREET ON SUNDAY, JUNE 30TH from 7-9 P.M.

Sunday, June 30 – Downtown BIA – Queen Street

  • 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Entertainment
  • 9:00 p.m. Fireworks!

For More Info

For more Parade information, contact Lori Albanese, Community Development Coordinator at 905-356-7521, extension 3332 or email: lalbanese@niagarafalls.ca