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BELLEVILLE CANADA DAY 2017

* MUSIC * EVENTS * ACTIVITIES *

 



FRIDAY, JUNE 30

6:00 pm - Zwick's Park Gates Open
​Licensed Patio, Canteen & Food Vendors


* Admission - FREE *
* Parking on-site - $5 *
A portion of our parking proceeds were donated to the

McKillop & Associates Pee Wee AA Hockey Team
who ran Canada Day parking

 

7:00 - 8:30pm   Opening Band - 'The Remedy'
* Alternative Roots Rock *

The Remedy Band Photo Credit Bob House
Photo credit: Bob House Photography

9:00 - 11:00pm   Belleville Canada Day Headliner Band - 'Trooper'
* Juno Award-winning Canadian rockers *

Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets
There will be bag and purse checks when required
For ease of admission, please do not bring bags & purses!
* No umbrellas allowed * 

10:00pm - Patio bar ticket sales end
10:30pm - Patio bar service ends
11:00pm - Licensed Patio closes



SATURDAY, JULY 1

* All events & activities - FREE *
* Parking on-site - $5 *

A portion of our parking proceeds were donated to the
McKillop & Associates Pee Wee AA Hockey Team
who ran Canada Day parking


Bus shuttles from the Fairgrounds are not available this year


SCHEDULED PARK EVENTS

 10:00am   13th Annual 5km Fun Run & 1km Walk/Run
** because of continuing flood conditions, please check the link above for adjusted route ** 

11:00am - 12noon  Come Play with the Hot Diggity Dogs! NEW!
Bring your dogs and let them try the Hot Diggity Dogs' routines, supervised by their trainers
(mid-Park)

11:15 - 11:45am  &  2:30 - 3:00pm   Electric Hoopster - NEW!
(be on the look-out for hooping-amazement throughout the Park)

1:00 - 1:40pm   3:00 - 3:40pm   Hot Diggity Dogs Flyball Club & Performance Team
Please stop by in advance of their shows to say hello to the Hot Diggity Dogs and their trainers!
(mid-Park)

12:30 - 1:30pm  &  3:30 - 4:30pm   Little Ray's Reptile ZooNEW!
(mid-Park)

2:15 - 3:15  &  3:45 - 4:45pm   Strolling Mega Magic - Mike D'Urzo
(look for his astounding magic throughout the Park)

7:00 - 7:45  &  8:15 - 9:00 pm   Pre-Fireworks entertainment
with John Park & his 'Funny Waiter Show'
NEW!
(east front parking lot, south of the F-86 Sabre Jet airplane)

10pm or Dusk  ** CANADA 150 FIREWORKS DISPLAY ** 



ONGOING PARK EVENTS & DISPLAYS
11:00 am (approx) - 5:00 pm (approx)

 Albert College
Antiques by Jesse James
Balloon Twister - Christopher the Twistopher
Bean Bag Toss -
NEW!


BELLEVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT
Meet Your Local Firefighters & Tour a Fire Truck
Fire Prevention & Safety Display
Wacky Waterslide & Wading Pool


Bouncies & Inflatables - NEW Ones!!
Bubble Tent
Checkers: Giant Version -
NEW!
Colour the Canada 150 Logo - NEW!
Connect Four - NEW!
Face-Painting - Become Your Fantasy with Melissa Brant

Family Space Quinte - Crafts
Bracelet Making
Bubbles Station
Canada Day Headbands
Canada Day Theme Stamping Station
Red & White Play Dough Table


Giant Sandbox
Glanmore National Historic SitePop-up display for Canada 150
Hastings County Historical Society Display
IPAC Children's Games
​Jenga: Giant Version -
NEW!
Lily the Fairy & Her Friends the Unicorn Princess & Sirena the Mermaid
​Little Ray's Reptile Zoo - 
NEW!
Mechanical Bull
Meta Employment Services - Photo Booth
Monster Mural
​Pegasus Cheer Athletics

Petting Zoo & Pony Rides
Power Paddle Boats
Putt for Points -
NEW!
​Quinte EMS
Ring Toss -
NEW!
Sidewalk Chalk
Soaking Wet Bundle -
NEW!
Snakes & Ladders: Giant Version - NEW!
​Superheroes - That Joker Guy, Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and more!
Wood Carvers



Mix 97, CJBQ & Rock 107  MAIN STAGE - 2017
​* Located at the NEW Open-Air Main Stage - north end of park *

 12:00 - 12:30 pm  Opening Ceremonies
Greetings by Belleville Canada Day Chair Dwane Barratt & local dignitaries
MC - Rick Zimmerman

Join in and sing O Canada with Andy Forgie
followed by not one... 
but two Canada Day Giant Cupcake Cakes!!
(at the Main Stage & Family Stage)

 

Canada Day Cupcake Cake


... and at 12:30pm - Our Main Stage Bands Start the Music!

12:30 - 1:45pm     The Shadowz 
- Hits of the 50s & 60s
2:00 - 3:15pm    The Fiddleheads - Foot Stompin' East Coast & Celtic Rock
3:30 - 4:45pm    The Farside - Patio Party Rock Favourites
5:00 - 6:15pm      Tailgate - Rockin' Contemporary Country & Classic Rock
6:30 - 8:00pm     Ed's Garage - Iconic Classic Rock & Deep Cuts
8:30 - 10:00pm      The Box - Montreal New Wave
The Box (band)
 

95.5 HITS-FM, COOL 100 & InQUINTE  FAMILY STAGE - 2017
​* Located at the Lion's Pavilion *

11:15 - 12 noon  Music and songs for everyone - Andy Forgie
12:30pm  Giant Canada Day Cupcake Cake Served!!
12:45 - 1:15   Magic, Mind-Reading & Illusion - Mike D'Urzo
1:30 - 2:20   Children's Musical Performer - Mary Lambert - NEW!
2:20 - 3:00  Music and songs for everyone - 
Andy Forgie
3:10 - 3:40   Drum Circle Music - Jeff Salem
3:45 - 4:35  
Children's Musical Performer - Mary LambertNEW!
4:45 - 5:15   Magic, Mind-Reading & Illusion - Mike D'Urzo
6:10 - Drum Circle Music - Jeff Salem

 

INTERACTIVE DISCOVERY AREA - NEW for 2017!

Suggested ages for participation/observation: 6 to 60+
Everyone can discover and experience the excitement of
*  Music  *  Magic  *  Rhythm  *  Movement  *

11:15 - 11:45   Magic Workshop with Mike D'Urzo
12:45-1:15  The 
Electric Hoopster & The Astounding Heights Choopsters
11:15 - 11:45   Magic Workshop with Mike D'Urzo
2:15 - 2:45   Drum Circle Workshop with 
Jeff Salem
3:00 - 3:30  The Electric Hoopster & The Astounding Heights Choopsters
3:45 - 4:30   Meet your Super Heroes!

4:45 - 5:15   Drum Circle Workshop with Jeff Salem