Canada Day Celebration at Trinity Bellwoods Park, 1-4pm

flag_canada-day-fireworksDate: July 1, 2013
Time: 1 to 4 pm
Location: Trinity Bellwoods Park, behind the gates on Queen Street West

Join us for a Canada Day celebration with MP Olivia Chow and MPP Rosario Marchese, in partnership with:

– West Queen West BIA
– Trinity Bellwoods Community Association
– Harbourfront Community Centre
– St. Alban’s Boys and Girls Club
– Casa dos Açores do Ontario

Join us for an afternoon of…

Free Live Music: performed by local talents, from rock, jazz, folk to classical, hip hop and Brazilian pop.

Free Food: hot dogs, veggie dogs and Portuguese pastries.

Free Kids Activities: Face painting, games, arts and crafts.

Free Dog Events: dog contest, dog treats, doggie obedience training.

Raffle Prizes: lots of prizes to be given out, including a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2, a Tiff Kids gift card, merchandise from Starbucks…and much more.

Entertainment generously provided/arranged by:

  • Baldini – Magician
  • Chinese seniors dance troupe
  • Emma Hewson & Kaylee
  • Fighter/Lover
  • Hip Hop Trio
  • Jazz Monkeys
  • Nicole Coward
  • Pérolas do Atlântico by “Casa dos Açores”
  • Salviano Pessoa
  • The Institute for the Enjoyment of Music (TIFEM)
  • Thomas Alexander


Prizes generously provided by:

  • Abel Hair Styling Salon
  • Brazil Remittance
  • City Sightseeing Toronto
  • Cosmopawlitan Pet Boutique & Spa
  • Dexas
  • Downtowns Pets & Aquarium
  • Dr. Maggie
  • Google
  • Lisbon By Night Restaurant
  • Lots o’ Luv
  • Natural Pet Distributors
  • NRG Pet Products
  • PawsWay Toronto
  • Peachy Keen Pets
  • Pet Uno
  • Pet Valu
  • Simply The Best Dog Gone Salon
  • Starbucks Coffee Company
  • The Dog Bowl
  • Tropical Tours
  • Whatzupwiththat!
  • When Hounds Fly
  • Wood Haven Country Lodge


Technical and event planning support kindly provided by:

  • BBQ Grills: OPSEU
  • MCs: Kyle and Mary Ellen
  • Photographer: Marc DeMuoy
  • Popcorn Machine: CUPE
  • Portuguese Outreach: Marzio Lorenzo
  • Site Co-ordinator: Brodie MacRae

Sound: Max Moore


For more information, visit Olivia Chow’s Facebook event page or her webpage.

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