2018 Canada Day Activities

Along with everything available at the Cobourg Waterfront Festival, each year we have a variety of unique activities available on Canada Day.

This year there will be entertainment at the Victoria Park Bandshell and on the Victoria Park North stage, special Festival Opening Ceremonies, kids entertainment and more. Stay tuned!


Along King Street

12:00 noon - Canada Day Parade along King Street to Victoria Park


Entertainment at the Victoria Park Bandshell

1:00 p.m. - Opening Ceremonies, cake cutting and musical surprize in honour of Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation

... more to come!


Activities in Victoria Park (North of Queen Street)
1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Multicultural Celebrations
Kid's Activities
Teddy Bears' PicnicSubway sponsored by Subway





10:00 p.m. - Fireworks display



Festival history...


From its modest start in the summer of 1967, Canada's Centennial year, Cobourg's Waterfront Festival has...


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Festival parking...


Can't find a parking space? Take a ride on the Festival Shuttle Bus from Donegan Park to the waterfront...


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Pay it forward...


The Cobourg Waterfront Festival is the major fundraiser for the Rotary Club and Lions Club...


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An event like this doesn't "just happen". Our partners and sponsors play a major role...


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Cobourg Waterfront Festival Partners 2017

Lions Club of CobourgRotary Club of CobourgTown of CobourgCameco CorporationBell Canadaeagle.ca... Internet services since 1995