Owen Sound celebrates Canada Day with tons of family entertainment, games and attractions throughout the day, followed by an outstanding evening music program and a spectacular fireworks display over the bay.
This year's evening show stars national touring artist Coco Love Alcorn and a world-class band, featuring songs from her soon-to-be-released album Wonderland.
Friday July 1st, 2016
Starting at 12 noon at Kelso Beach Park.
ADMISSION: No charge, but donations are welcome!
PARKING: The outside lanes of the Eddie Sargent Parkway will be closed on July 1st for public parking. Parking also available in the outer parking areas of Kelso Beach Park, at Timothy Christian School, and at the Owen Sound Medical Centre.
PETS: For health and safety reasons please leave your pets at home on Canada Day.
SPONSORSHIP: Business sponsorships start at $75 and include many benefits. Click the link below to register and pay for your sponsorship online, or contact us to request a form. Sponsorship deadline: June 8, 2016.
burgers, fresh cut fries, poutine, soft ice cream, fried chicken and more
Just A Cup
hot and iced coffee, hot and iced tea
Catto's Candy Booth
candy floss, candy, chips, soft drinks
jumbo hot dogs, sausage on a bun, fries, cotton candy, sno cones
Maria's Gelato & Grill, Keady
chicken parmesan on a bun, Philly cheese steak, Hungarian perogies
The Bavarian Hut
schnitzel, bratwurst, sauerbrauten, home fries, German poutine, cucumber salad, potato salad
BRING YOUR OWN WATER BOTTLE!
Bring your own water bottle to Kelso Beach Park on Canada Day and refill it at the
filtered water station. Better than bottled water, and it's FREE!
Our feature performer, Owen Sound's own Coco Love Alcorn, has an album of brilliant new songs just about to be released, and she's joining us on Canada Day to give hometown audiences a special preview. Don't miss this exciting showcase performance!
As a performer, Coco's always in the moment; joyful and genuine, soulful and compelling.
She sings joyful soul; her diverse musical influences include jazz, pop, R&B and folk. Her voice has been hailed by press as extraordinary, beautiful and stunning. Her playful and witty character, love of improvising and willingness to engage fearlessly with the audience have given Coco Love Alcorn an established presence on the Canadian music scene.