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Barrie Canada Day Street Festival

FREE | All Ages 

** All Canada Day festivities below proceed rain or shine, except in the case of thunderstorms **

Celebrate Canada Day in downtown Barrie! Every Canada Day, Barrie features live entertainment and family activities in partnership with Promenade Days, Downtown Barrie Business Association (BIA)'s street festival, and this year we are excited to get our community involved in celebrating Canada150!

Event highlights are below; visit for more detail.

Family Fun Zone in Heritage Park, 1–9pm
Bring the family down to Heritage Park for some Canada Day fun including inflatables, face painting, vendors, exhibits and activities (including Canadian wildlife displays, kids dance), Fire and Glow performance, and more! 

Live Entertainment Downtown, 4–10pm
Free entertainment all day on the Promenade Days stage at Dunlop Street East, including a special lineup of local and regional talent reflecting Canada’s Heritage:
4pm: Tori Hathaway
5pm: Moonfruits
6pm: Canada Day Cake Cutting and Service
6:15pm: The Baytowne Big Band
7:45pm:The White Pine Dancers
9:55pm: O’ Canada Sing-a-long

Fireworks over Kempenfelt Bay
Friends and neighbours are invited to gather around the bay to take in the fireworks spectacular at 10pm. **In the event of thunderstorms or heavy winds, the fireworks will be postponed to July 2nd at 10:00pm.**

About Illuminate Barrie:
Let's Celebrate Canada 150! Experience this historical year in Barrie as we infuse our popular events and festivals with a uniquely Canadian twist and add some exciting Canada 150 initiatives to showcase Barrie’s "true north strong and free" spirit! Information about Barrie's celebrations is available via

Earlier Event: July 1
Canada Day Parade & Festival
Later Event: July 1
Canada Day in Innisfil