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Family Activities for June 30, July 1

Jun 29, 2018

Are your little ones excited about staying up late to watch fireworks this Sunday? Here is the list of local events for Canada Day Long Weekend.

FunFest in Callander
Join Callander's annual community celebration on Saturday, June 30th! The event kicks off with a pancake breakfast 7:30 - 10 am at the Community Centre, followed by a parade, awards, cake, competitions, live entertainment, bouncers, kids' crafts & activities, vendors, fireworks and much more at Centennial Park. Lots of fun for young and old!
June 30, 07:30 am - 11:30 pm, 280 Main Street North, Callander
Pancake Breakfast
Hosted by the United Church Women. Crafts, baking and gently used books will also be available. Everyone is welcome. $6 adults, $3 children under 12
June 30, 8:30 am - 11:00 am, 56 Rankin Lake Road, Parry Sound
Strawberry Social at the North Bay Farmers Market
The Annual Strawberry Social is taking place on Saturday June 30. Join our host Mitch Deschatelets from Leisure Farms for mouth-watering tasty strawberry shortcake with fresh local strawberries from Leisure Farms, topped with whipped cream for only $2.00 each. This well attended market event will be found in the center of our market. And yes, this tasty event will still be on Rain or Shine, so come out to support the market and enjoy a little bit of strawberry for your Saturday jaunt.
June 30, 8:30 am to 1:00 pm, Parking Lot 10, 165 Oak Street, North Bay
Ontario Early Years Centre – Nipissing
Stay and Play all day. At 12:30 pm Circle: Literacy rich songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories for everyone. Let’s Make Mud Pies!
June 30, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, 171 Chippewa Street West, North Bay, ON
705-474-8910 ext. 0
Town Wide Scavenger Hunt
Get your family and friends together and help you gather all the items. Each team must have one adult. Please pre-register at the library.
June 30, 10:00 am - 11:00 am, Powassan Library, 324 Clark Street, Powassan
Honey Harbour Canada Day 
The Honey Harbour Coop’s Canada Day Festival will be held Saturday, June 30 from 10 am to 2 pm. Celebrate at the Honey Harbour Park Landing beside the Library. And of course the Library will also be holding their Giant Book Sale from 9 am to 2pm.
There will be activities, vendors selling their wares and interesting booths to visit including Georgian Bay Islands National Park, Trent Severn Waterway, Parry Sound Apiary & GB Township Firefighters. Buy a raffle ticket from the Coop booth to support the Coop in putting on local events and supporting our community school and others. Besides the Book Sale, the library will be hosting a Jewellery and Handbag Sale to raise funds for library programming. Dylan Locke will join us from 10:30 to 12:30 when his amazing live music will get us all toe tapping.
June 30, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, Honey Harbour Road, Georgian Bay
Family Favourites: Despicable Me 3
Join us on Saturday mornings at 11am for Cineplex Family Favourites. Watch a family favourite film each week for only $2.99. A portion of the proceeds goes towards supporting WE Charity. It's a fun and affordable way to enjoy the weekend with your family.
June 30, 11:00 am, Galaxy Cinemas North Bay, Lakeshore Drive, North Bay 
Makerspace & Lego Club
Makerspace: 12:00 - 1:00, Lego Club: 1:00 - 2:00 Weekly on Saturday. Starting at 12, tinker with some of the newest tech toys, gadgets and games. Then at 1:00, we break out the Lego and you can build the biggest, wildest creation you can think of.
June 30, 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Powassan Library, 324 Clark Street, Powassan
North Bay Kiwanis Triathlon Weekend
Our Kids Triathlon will occur Saturday June 30 starting at 1pm which has four age categories from 6 to 15 years. Visit our website for online registration and course info.
June 30, 01:00 pm, Olmsted Beach, North Bay
STEAM Saturdays at Callander Library
STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. Different programs being run every Saturday between 1:00 pm and 2:30 pm. These are drop in programs, no registration required.
June 30, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, 30 Catherine St W, Callander
Kid Zone Saturday At The Library
Join us for games on the Wii, classic board games, colouring, crafts and snacks every Saturday afternoon from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM. This program is FREE, no registration required.
June 30, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm, Parry Sound Public Library, 29 Mary Street, Parry Sound
Canada Day Celebrations in Magnetawan - Classic Car Show
Come Celebrate Canada Day in Magnetawan on Sunday July 1 with a Classic Car Show at the Magnetawan Community Centre.
July 01, 11:00 am - 03:00 pm, 4304 Highway 520, Magnetawan
Canada Day at the Museum
Visit Discovery North Bay Museum on Canada Day and enjoy free admission and your first look at our new exhibit "Main Street, North Bay".
Enjoy free activities led by the Métis Nation of Ontario Student Youth Program and demonstrations by the Gateway Guild of Spinners and Weavers.
July 01, 12:00 pm - 04:00 pm, 100 Ferguson Street, North Bay
Canada Day 2018
Events going on during the day:
9:00-9:30am Road Race Registration
9:30am Canada Day 5km Road Race
10:00am-11am Cricket Coaching
11:00am-2:00pm Cricket Games
12:00pm Dignitary speeches and cake cutting ceremony 
12:00am - 5:00pm Free admission to Museum Exhibit: Main Street North Bay
12:00pm-4:00pm Canada Day Kid Zone 
12:15pm-2:00pm Multicultural Showcase
2:30pm-5:00pm Musical Entertainment (Kiwanis Bandshell) 
8:30pm - 10:00pm Green River Revival - Creedence Clearwater Revival Tribute 
8:30pm Moose FM Rocks the Boat Fireworks Cruise
10:00pm Fireworks Finale
July 01, 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm, Kiwanis Bandshell, North Bay
Canada Day Celebrations in South River
The Village of South River and the Township of Machar, are hosting Canada Day Celebrations on Saturday June 30. A Parade starts things off at 1pm at the Happy Landing Yard, and finishes at the Fairgrounds. Stay for all the events until 4pm.
Then you can head over to Eagle Lake at Dusk for Fireworks.
June 30, 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm, 63 Marie Street, South River
Sundridge-Strong Recreation Committee Canada Day
Canada Day 2018 Celebrations
2:00 pm - A Magic Show by the "Mystery Enertainer"
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm - Performance by Muskoka Dance Academy
3:15 pm - Judging of the parade entries (corner of Mill/Main St)
4:00 pm - Parade Commences
5:30 to dusk - Callander Legion Pipe Band and Special Guest
5:30 pm - BBQ, Lakeland Power "Touch -A-Truck", Craft Activities, Face Painting and MORE!
Come Join in the Fun for the Day!!
Bring a lawn chair, no pets, service dogs only.
Fireworks at dusk, with a rain date of Sunday, July 1, 2018 for the fire works only.
Saturday, June 30, 2018 
Village of Sundridge Lion's Park
(SSJ Arena if raining)
Free Public Skating For Canada Day
Free public skating to help celebrate Canada Day!
July 1, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm, 220 Centre St, Burk's Falls, ON P0A 1C0, Canada 
Canada Day Celebrations In Parry Sound
Celebrate Canada Day 2018 in the Town of Parry Sound! The beautiful waterfront will once again be the heart of Canada Day celebrations in Parry Sound in 2018! Sunday, July 1, 2018 3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
July 01, 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm, Parry Sound Waterfront, 9 Bay Street, Parry Sound
Canada Day Celebrations in Dunchurch
Head over to the Dunchurch Community Centre on Canada Day. Live Entertainment with the Mahon Family Band, Fireworks starting at dusk and inbetween is snacks, drinks and games.
July 01, 07:00 pm - 10:00 pm, 2199 Highway 124, Dunchurch