Canada Day


Port Hope Canada Day Celebration

Join us in Port Hope this July to celebrate Canada. The Municipality of Port Hope is hosting our annual Canada Day Celebration event and you’re invited! Our goal for the Port Hope Canada Day Celebration is to present a homegrown festival that reflects the spirit of our community, by bringing us all together for a shared experience. 

The 2019 schedule of events was as follows:

Saturday June 29
The 5th annual Multicultural Day returns to downtown Port Hope. A free, family friendly, multicultural experience that will be a clourful day of music, cultural performances and food. Stay tuned for more details!

Sunday June 30
This year, the Canada Day edition of Movies in the Park will feature a fun family friendly movie.
Showing: (film title to be announced)
Venue: Memorial Park (in the event of inclement weather, movie will be shown indoors at the Fall Fair Centre, 62 McCaul St.)
Showtime: dusk
Cost: free 

Monday July 1 

9:00am - 3:00pm: Canada Day Show N' Shine
9:00am - 11:00am: Pancake Breakfast
10:00am - 11:00am: Yoga in the Park. A guided stretch out hosted by Spraoi Yoga
11:00am: Canada Day Parade
11:00am Refreshment Gardens Open
11:00am - 4:00pm: Interactive activity stations open in Memorial Park
11:45pm: Official ceremony (cake will be served!)
12:00pm - 2:00pm: Wagon Rides
12:00pm - 2:00pm: Joe Harvey Band
2:00pm - 4:00pm: Garage Dog
4:30pm - 5:30pm: Soper Creek Wildlife Presentation
6:00pm - 8:00pm: The Quickshifters
8:00pm - 10:00pm: Storm the Palace
10:15pm: Fireworks (launch from pier)

Please note that the parade time will be 11am for 2019.

More event details will be added as we approach the event! Stay tuned for more exciting announcements.

The Municipality of Port Hope is hosting the Canada Day Celebrations, and we couldn’t be more excited!

We are seeking event sponsorship to assist us in the delivery of this event. Event sponsors will play a key role in uniting our community for a shared and engaging experience that connects us all to the nationwide celebration of our glorious country.

Sponsorship provides an opportunity for organizations to demonstrate their community support, while connecting to the event audience to build brand awareness and loyalty. The Canada Day event will be free to attend and include programming for a range of demographics. We have a variety of sponsor packages available and a customized sponsorship arrangement is only a phone call away.

Click here for a list of sponsorship options

If you are interested in discussing sponsorship opportunities and benefits for this special community event, please contact Lisa Filce (905-885-2474 ext 3221 /

Check out our confirmed sponsors and partners so far:

The Government of Canada

Rotary Club of Port Hope

Northumberland Child Development Centre

Northumberland Sports Council

Spraoi Yoga


Leslie Smith

Acme Electric

Bewdley & District Lions Club

Booth and Balloons


Cardinal Nannies & Caregivers Inc.

Carpenter's Union Local 397

Cobourg Carstar Collision and Glass

Esco Port Hope

Fraser Ford Cobourg

Furby House Books

Lakeridge Chrysler 

Lauria Hyundai & Volkswagen

Norpak Handling

Peter Street Pharmacy

Queen Street Merchants

Royal Service Real Estate

Scotiabank Port Hope

Toe Beans Cafe


Thank you to all our partners and sponsors!

For more information about how to get involved with the Port Hope Canada Day Celebrations, contact Jeannie Maidens at 905-885-7908 x 3425

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