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Brockville Loves Canada 150 – Celebrate with these special events

Brockville Loves Canada 150 Events

Brockville is set to celebrate the sesquicentennial with events all year long commemorating Canada 150. The events below are local initiatives that celebrate being a Canadian right here in Brockville with our own unique spin.

2017 Canada 150 Event Listing:

March 3-5: Winter Classic Weekend: brockvillewinterclassic.com
March 8: Fulford Place Speaker Series: Toys and TV – Finding a Uniquely Canadian Identity in the 1950s and 1960s
March 9-12: The Drawer Boy: brockvilleartscentre.com
March 11: Brockville Loves Books presents Frances Itani at The Mill: brockvillelovesbooks.ca
March 15: Fulford Place Speaker Series: Making Meaning in Early Aboriginal-European Relationships
March 22-26: Downtown Brockville “Spring into Flavour” downtownbrockville.com
April 4: AlexandreTrudeau at the Aquatarium brockvillelibrary.ca
April 9: 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge brockvillemuseum.com
April 19: National Film Day: Film Brockville screening “Water” at the Brockville Galaxy filmbrockville.ca
April 28: The Museum @ Night: History or Hearsay? brockvillemuseum.com
May 5 & 6: Brockville Multicultural Festival brockvillemulticulturalfestival.com
May 6: Jane’s Walk janeswalk.org
May 26: The Museum @ Night: 60s Night brockvillemuseum.com
May 26-28: Quiltfest thousandislandsquiltersguild.com
May 27: Downtown Brockville “Street Eats” Street Festival downtownbrockville.com
May 27 & 28: Doors Open Brockville & 1000 Islands download the local brochure
June 1: Brockville Loves Books presents Terry Fallis brockvillelovesbooks.ca
June 6: Canada C3 Visit to Brockvillestudentsonice.com/canadac3/
June 21-24: Island Breakfast refugeeislandbreakfast.com
June 23: The Museum @ Night: Battle of the Brushes brockvillemuseum.com
June 23-25: Poutinefest brockvillepoutinefest.ca
June 30-July 3: 1000 Islands International Regatta 1000islandsregatta.com
July 1: Join us in Brockville for Canada Day! brockvilletourism.com/canada150
July-August (Fridays): Brockville’s Criminal Past Walking Tours brockvillemuseum.com
July 5, 12, 19, 26: Summer Music Series heritagetrust.on.ca/Fulford-Place/Home.aspx
July 9: Canada 150 Paint Party brockvillelibrary.ca
July 10-15: Brockville Pride Week brockvillepride.weebly.com
July 15 & 16: Brock Trail Spirit Walk brockvillemuseum.com
July 25: Aboriginal Music, Dance, and Storytelling Workshop at Fulford Place Museum heritagetrust.on.ca/Fulford-Place/Home.aspx
August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30: Summer Music Series heritagetrust.on.ca/Fulford-Place/Home.aspx
August 10: Brockville Museum opens “Blockhouse Island & the Railway Tunnel” exhibit brockvillemuseum.com
August 10-13: Rails to Trails Festival & Ontario 150 Tour railstotrailsbrockville.ca
August 12: Grand Opening of Canada’s First Railway Tunnel + Canada 150 Parade brockvillerailwaytunnel.com
August 10-13: Brockville Ribfest brockvilleribfest.ca
August 13: Canada 150 Paint Party brockvillelibrary.ca
August 19: Downtown Brockville Street Fest downtownbrockville.com
August 25-27: Canine Watersports Canadian Championships caninewatersportscanada.ca
August 30–Sept 3: Red Hot & Blue Rockabilly Weekend rockabillyjam.com
September 19: Heritage Skills Workshop brockvillemuseum.com
Sept 29-Oct 1: Culture Days brockvillearts.com/culturedays
Sept 29-Oct 1: Brockville Oktoberfest productionsdoubleconcept.com/oktoberfest
October 25: Heritage Skills Workshop brockvillemuseum.com
November 24: Downtown Brockville Black Friday downtownbrockville.com
November 29: Heritage Skills Workshop brockvillemuseum.com
December 3-9: Downtown Brockville Shop Local Week downtownbrockville.com
December 31: New Year’s Eve Concerts

Download a printable version of the local events tri-fold brochure here

Visit our Canada 150 page to find out about more local initiatives you can take part in