City of Niagara Falls announces details for ‘Canada Day Celebration’ event at Firemen's Park

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This news item was posted on 6/7/2023 3:31:00 PM and is an archived post

Free admission event to feature live music & entertainment, kid’s zone, all-ages activities, food & drinks, and more!

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - The City of Niagara Falls is inviting residents to Firemen’s Park on Saturday, July 1, from 11 am to 4 pm to celebrate Canada Day. Visit for complete details.

Live Music & Entertainment
The free admission event will feature five musical acts throughout the day on the Amphitheater Stage, headlined by The Trip, a Niagara-based Tragically Hip tribute band.

The Kids Zone Stage, presented by Ontario Power Generation, will host interactive performances, including a Toy Story meet & greet, science and magic shows, and more.

All-Ages Activities
In true Canadian fashion, a synthetic ice rink will be installed at Firemen’s Park for residents to skate, with skate rentals available. Outdoor curling and axe throwing (ages 8+) will also be at the event.

Kids Programming
In addition to the Kids Zone Stage, there will be no shortage of fun and engaging activities for children, including a 15,000-piece LEGO zone, a 50’ obstacle course, inflatables, face painting, balloons, mascots, and more.

Food & Drink
Over ten food trucks and food stations will be set up at Firemen’s Park, including a licensed beer & seltzer garden featuring Blackburn Brewing.

Canada Day cupcakes will be served to the first 500 attendees, while quantities remain.

Shuttle Busses
Shuttle busses will be operating from City Hall, MacBain Community Centre, Gale Centre, Club Italia and Niagara Square. Visit for a complete schedule.

Looking to get involved and be a part of the celebration? There are still a few volunteer positions available. Visit to sign up.

Quote from Kathy Moldenhauer, General Manager of Recreation, Culture & Facilities
“Our Recreation team has been hard at work planning a robust Canada Day celebration that has something to offer everyone in attendance. Firemen’s Park is the perfect space to bring the community together to officially kick off summer.”

Quote from Mayor Jim Diodati
“We are excited to try something new this year and look forward to showcasing some of the upgrades at one of the City’s premier locations, Firemen’s Park. The day will feature so many cool new things for kids, families and residents of all ages to try, along with food trucks, local craft beer, and festival favourites you love from our signature Canada Day Celebration. We’re looking forward to getting your feedback on the day!”

For more information, contact:
Beth Angle
Manager of Recreation & Programs
City of Niagara Falls
P: 905-356-7521 ext.3336
[email protected]

Posted on: 6/7/2023 3:31 PM - Category: Media Releases