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Canada Day Parade & Festival

  • Bradford & District Memorial Community Centre 125 Simcoe Road Bradford, ON, L3Z 1Y3 Canada (map)

FREE | All Ages 

In celebrating Canada's 150th Birthday, the Town of BWG will be hosting a special Canada Day Parade through Bradford. The parade will feature local businesses and community groups celebrating the heritage and culture of Canada. Come out dressed in red & white and bring a flag to wave along the parade route! 


The festivities will continue in the evening at the Bradford & District Community Centre with lots of family friendly entertainment and activities outside. Live music, strolling entertainment, inflatable games, obstacle course and much more!

Parade Time: 1:50pm start
Parade Route: The parade will start on Professor Day Drive in front of Bradford District High School travelling east along Holland Street until Simcoe Road, and finally south on Simcoe Road ending at the Bradford & District Community Centre. 

Evening Celebrations: 4:00-10:30pm
Location: Bradford & District Memorial Community Centre (125 Simcoe Road)

Schedule of Events on Stage:
:00pm -- Elite Dance Corps
4:30pm -- BWG Diversity Group
5:30pm -- Blue Radio (Blue Rodeo tribute band)
7:00pm -- Bradford Lions Early Bird Draw
Elite Dance Corps
7:30pm -- Official Ceremonies & Civic Awards
9:00pm -- Aeroforce (Aerosmith tribute band)
10:00pm -- Fireworks

Kids Zone - opens at 5:30pm
Photobooth - 4:00-9:00pm
Airbrush Tattoos - 5:00-9:00pm
Sign the Canada 150 Banner
BBQ fundraiser by the Bradford Lions
Ice Cream for sale by Mister Treats
Community Group booths
Strolling entertainment by Darren Bedford & Circus Jonathan
*all activities and times are subject to change