Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake

Celebration of Canada's 150th Birthday!

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Please note that use of the 150 Niagara-on-the-Lake logo is by permission only. Please contact us.

PLEASE COMPLETE REGISTRATION AND ENTRY by June 29.       

The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre is coordinating the Community Collaborative Mosaic in partnership with the NOTL Sesquicentennial Committee. The project will begin on June 30, continue on July 3rd at Confederation Celebration in Simcoe Park, between 1-4 p.m., then at Art by the Lighthouse, August 5th & 6th, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre.

This is an opportunity for all ages to leave their creative mark on a Canada 150 art project that celebrates Niagara-on-the-Lake.

The project, when completed, will be made up of over 350 individually painted canvas boards that highlight Niagara-on-the-Lake historic sites, scenic waterfront, greenery and gardens. Once complete, the Community Collaborative Mosaic will be looking for a permanent public location to be displayed in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

NO ADMISSION CHARGE

ACTIVITIES AND ENTERTAINMENT ARE FREE!

Bring your own lawn chair or picnic blankets.

Parking is free but limited.

The Confederation Celebration Revue!

Commemorating 150 years in Niagara and more

Written and Directed by Barbara Worthy
With music by Barbara Worthy, Aaron Berger and Joe Lapinski
Emcee:  Edwin Conroy, Jr
Cast:    
Aaron Berger, Edwin Conroy Jr., Laurel Minnes, Adrienne Smoke
With special appearances by Queen Victoria: Pam Mundy       

Production Manager & Music Director:  Joe Lapinski
Set Design: David Vivian
Costume Design: Alexa Fraser
Wardrobe Consultant: Pam Mundy
Technical: Audio Design Systems Inc. - Rob Robbins

With special thanks to:
Niagara Historical Society and Museum
Rick Hill (Tuscarora from Six Nations of the Grand River)
Steven Baranyai (Cree/Ojibway from Serpent River)
Prof. Wes Turner
Dr. Richard Merritt
David Hemmings
The late Bob Augustine
Mike Palmieri
Roberta Doyland
Brock University 
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport
Cheryl Morris

Everyone!

And Louie

ONLINE REGISTRATION and PAYMENT  - $100 per team



  • Click “Click here to Register for an Activity”


  • In Search Activities window, enter bed and click “Go”.


  • Click on green Register button next to Bed Race, enter information, then Add to Cart.


  • Enter your credit card details, click on “Pay Now”.


  • You will receive a confirmation email and receipt. Please bring your receipt to the event.

CENTENNIAL SPORTS PARK, 1565 Four Mile Creek Rd., Virgil

What's happening at the show? 


ON THE STAGE:

Emcee Joe Pilliterri welcomes you to a blow-out party to kick off Canada Day weekend!

  • 4:30 - Performance by White Pines Dancers
  • 5:00 - The Confederation Celebration Revue - see details below
  • ​5:45 - The Laura Secord Drum Line
  • ​6:45 - Flat Broke
  • 7:45 - The Heavyweights Brass Band
  • 8:45 - The Woodshed Orchestra


AROUND THE PARK
  • The Bed Race: Rules and entry form below. Please submit form by JUNE 29.
  • The Canada 150 Costume Contest for young and old - see poster below.
  • Circus Workshops (@45 minutes) for children and youths: 5:00pm, 6:15pm, 7:15pm
  • Participate in a community art project by The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre - see below 
  • Create a fancy hat or fascinator
  • Strolling musicians Dr. Jazz and the Jazzbugs
  • Caricatures
  • Bouncy castle and games
  • SALES OF WINE & BEER + GOURMET FOOD TRUCKS (CHILD MENU AVAILABLE)

and . . . FIREWORKS AT 10:00 P.M.!