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Canada Day


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Happy Canada Day 2021!

The Town of Parry Sound will be celebrating Canada Day virtually again this year.

Virtual Canada Day will consist of everything that you would experience in our traditional event but on-line.  On this web page, you will find many do it yourself and downloadable activities for the entire family, fireworks included!

Click on the links below to help make the most of the  Virtual Canada Day experience!

Mayor Jamie McGarvey's 2021 Canada Day Message: Watch video HERE

Award Winning Fireworks Performance Brought to you by Firemaster Productions: Watch video HERE

Face Painting Fun!

Watch the talented Melissa Beasley, an art teacher at Parry Sound High School, as she guides you through how to paint a Canada Day themed design! You can paint yourself or on your children/family! You will need a small brush, a water cup, paper towel/napkins for spills, a plate for paint and washable paint in red, white, black and brown. Have fun and show off your creative side! 

To watch all the videos back to back click HERE. Or click on each tutorial to watch the individual video.

          Beaver with Maple Leaf Tutorial                                 Fireworks Tutorial                                   Maple Leaf with Design Tutorial                               Canada Day Crown Tutorial

   Maple Leaf with beaver            Fireworks paint            Maple Leaf with Design           crown      

Canada Day Crafts!

Visit One Time Through for 20 + amazing Canada Day crafts for kids! You can make Fireworks in a Jar, Canada Day Play-dough and more!

                                            Fireworks in a Jar                          




DIY Backyard Fun and Games!

Visit Prudent Penny Pincher for fun crafts and active play ideas, like the bottle ring toss, pool noodle obstacle course and do it yourself frisbee golf !





Fun Canada Day Food Ideas!

We're all missing Good 'ole fashion junk food!  Check out the recipes below for home-made:

Or check out Food Bloggers of Canada for neat Canada Day Recipe ideas!



Stockey Center Bands on the Bay Performances

While we're not able to gather in person to attend the fantastic sounds of the Canada Day Bands on the Bay line up, the Stockey Centre is pleased to provide a  "2021 Virtual Canada Day Concert".


No worries if you missed the 2020 Streaming Concert, we saved it for you!   Check out  the talented performances by Jessica Sevier and Chris Mapstone from 2020!



We all can't wait to celebrate together, in person as a community!