Parksville's Canada Day celebrations are among the largest on Vancouver Island attracting over 20,000 . The day's festivities kick off with the Shriner's Pancake Breakfast, parade, family focused entertainment and activities as well as the fabulous grand finale fireworks, sponsored by Thrifty Foods. Add in food trucks, concessions, artisan booths and fun rides for the kids, and it will be a full day of family fun!
- Shriner's Pancake Breakfast 7:30 am -11:00 a.m.
- Parade (Pioneer Crescent to Parksville Community & Conference Centre) - 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
- Opening ceremonies - 12:00 noon
- Tug 'o War contest sponsored by Kickstart Fitness - 1:00pm
- Watermelon eating contest sponsored by TELUS - 3:00pm
- Live Entertainment will be on stage all day
- Thrifty Foods Fireworks Spectacular - 10:15 p.m
Thank you to the following sponsors for their support:
Black & White Event Rentals
City of Parksville
EZ Vape, Parksville
Full Throttle Hair Garage
McElhanney Consulting Services
Mid Island Co-op
Parskville Downtown Business Association
Skydive Vancouver Island
The Bayside Oceanfront Resort
Tigh-na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort & Conference Centre
Vancouver Island University