Jul 01, 2009 14:41 ET
Canada Day is here and so are the celebrations! Many like to mark the occasion with a fireworks display, so here are a few tips to ensure your family and friends remain safe this July 1.
Here’s a list of fireworks and other events taking place in the Durham Region this Canada Day. CHECK WITH LOCAL OFFICIALS IN CASE OF INCLEMENT WEATHER.
Place: Rotary Park
177 Lake Driveway West, Ajax
Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
For more information, visit the Town of Ajax website.
Place: Garnet B. Rickard Complex
2440 King Street West, Bowmanville
Time: 5 p.m.
Hosted by the Rotary Club of Courtice, Canada Day fireworks will be held at dusk.
Place: Bowmanville Museum
62 Temperance Street, Bowmanville
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
For more information please call the Museum Office at 905-623-2734
or click here.
Place: Lakeview Park
55 Lakeview Park Avenue, Oshawa
Time: Begins at 12 p.m. (Fireworks at 10 p.m.)
Celebrate Canada’s 142nd Birthday at Lakeview Park, presented by the City of Oshawa and the Auto Workers Community Credit Union.
For further details on this year’s Canada Day celebrations, visit the City of Oshawa website.
Place: Kinsmen Park
Near the foot of Sandy Beach Road, Pickering
Time: 12 pm. to 11 p.m.
Place: Pickering Recreation Complex
1867 Valley Farm Road, Pickering
Time: 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Visit the CIty of Pickering website for more information.
Place: Palmer Park
175 Water Street, Port Perry
Time: 11:30 a.m.
Visit the Township of Scugog website for more information.
Place: Pringle Creek Park
90 Ribblesdale Drive, Whitby
Time: 7 p.m. with fireworks at dusk
Call (905) 666-1991 ext. 6440 or visit the Town of Whitby website for more information.
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Cutting the Canada Day Birthday Cake in Port Perry (JPG file, 61.4K bytes)
Chief, Supt. Ennis Salute Parade (JPG file, 104.2K bytes)