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Canada's 150th


Canada 150th FlagLet's Celebrate!

The South Frontenac 150th Celebration Committee is working hard to plan some unique and exciting events in the township. Events are posted below.

The Father's of Confederation - Canada 150th Celebration Fundraiser

When:   Saturday, June 3, 2017

Time:     8:00 PM to 12:00 PM

Where:   4504 Verona Sand Rd - Verona Lions Club

Special Guests - Rock Bottom!

This is a licensed event with a light meal and an auction table.  Come dressed as your favourite decade! Prize for best costume!  Tickets available at Nellie's Gas - Harrowsmith, Home Hardware - Sydenham, Ormsbee's Mercantile - Sunbury, Asselstine's Hardware - Verona or call 613-372-1578. Tickets are $15.00 per person. Click here to view the poster.

 Canada & Ontario's 150th Road Rally Celebration - Saturday, August 26, 2017

Participants are asked to pile the family into the car and head over to Centennial Park in Harrowsmith to register for their passport to travel around the Township of South Frontenac to visit provincial themed sites as well as bonus sites. During the Road Rally, participants will complete fun mental, physical and artistic challenges and collect clues for chances to win prizes and have some good old fashioned fun. Lots of family activities, entertainment, food and of course a fireworks finale at dusk! See page 29 in the 2017 Recreation and Activity Guide for the road rally route.

If you wish to have a vendor table at the celebration, complete the form below.

Vendor Application Form

If you wish to donate towards the celebration, complete the form below.

Sponsorship Letter  

Canada Day Celebrations - July 1, 2017 

Dedicated volunteers organize Canada Day events throughout the Township. 

Bedford District  -  Pancake Breakfast and Celebration with music and fun activities for the whole family at the Glendower Hall, 1381 Westport Rd near Godfrey from 8:30 - 11:00 am. The Bedford Historical Centre will also be opne for public viewing. For more information call Donna at 613-375-6765 or browndonnaearl@gmail.com

Loughborough District - Come out at 1:00 pm to Sydenham Point and enjoy children's activities, live music, face painting and a Grand Parade!. Stay for an amazing fireworks display at dusk. For more information see  canadadaysydenham.com

Portland District - Harrowsmith S & A Club present a parade leaving Centennial Park at 10:00 am - Contact Dan for parade info at 613-372-1910. After the parade enjoy a fun filled day of live music, vendors, games, activities, food and more. Watch the fireworks finale! For more information contact Pam at 613-372-1578 or Marilyn at 613-372-0917.

Storrington District - Head over to Gerald Ball Memorial Park at 1:30 pm. Events include soccer and horseshoe tournaments, canteen, face painting, petting zoo, live music and more! Fireworks at 9:45 pm. The Red and White Parade will begin at 1:00 pm at the Fire Hall. Volunteers are needed! For more information contact Alvin Wood at 613-353-2889 or alvin.wood@gmail.com 

Canada Day events are partially funded by the Canadian Heritage Celebrate Fund. 

Have an event you would like included? Send it to us!

  Canada 150th balloons - red and white