PLEASE NOTE THAT NOMINATIONS FOR CITIZEN OF THE YEAR ARE NOW CLOSED
An assortment of rides and inflatables will be in MacLeod Park to give everyone something to enjoy.
Rides and inflatables will be running from approximately 11am until 5pm.
ALL ARE FREE COURTESY OF THE CANNINGTON LIONS CLUB
BRELMAR VETERINARY CLINIC CAR & TRUCK SHOW
Weather permitting we're expected well over 100 classic and custom cars & trucks to converge on Cannington for July 1st. The public is welcomed to come down and check it out at no charge! The public is also welcomed to vote for the People's Choice Award for their favourite car or truck.
BEN'S PHARMACY FIREWORKS DISPLAY
Fireworks Display will commence at dusk or about 10pm.
The display will be set to music provided by Xtreme Sounds DJ Service of Cannington.
Come down and enjoy the show. A limited BBQ and concession area will be set up. Parking available in the Rick MacLeish Memorial Community Centre parking lot.
Lions BBQ & Concession
There will be lots to eat and drink at the 2023Canada Day Festival. The usual Lions BBQ and Concession area will be open the entire day serving up burgers, large hot dogs, and sausages. There will also be an array of snacks including the popular candy floss.
Food and drink will be purchased by ticket and the tickets will be sold at the main information table.
Mini Escape Room
Get a taste of the Cannington Haunted Trail by visiting the mini escape room and have a scary good time.
The classic and custom car & truck show returns again to MacLeod Park again this year as part of the 2023 Cannington Lions Club Canada Day Festival.
Thanks to our named sponsor Brelmar Veterinary Clinic for the support in making our event possible.
Attendance by the public is again free to this year's show.
Those bringing their car or truck down are welcomed and weather permitting we expect upwards of 150 vehicles!
Registration in the park opens at 7am and continues to noon.
Those wishing to participate in this year's show may download and complete the registration paperwork and then bring it with you on the day of the event. The registration fee is payable on the day of the event.
Registration cost remains unchanged at $10 and includes complimentary tickets for The Cannington Lions Club's BBQ and Concession area.
The Cannington Lions Club can't hold this event without the help of our community volunteers.
If you are able to lend us some of your valuable time we would appreciate it. Different jobs are available for different shifts. Below is a summary of what we're looking for:
June 30 (setup day)
Generally setup runs from about 10am to 7pm
Table and chair setup
BBQ and concession arrangement
July 1 (event)
Shifts are All Day, 10am to 2pm, and 2pm to 6pm.
If you are available for other times that is welcomed as well
BBQ and concession serving
BBQ and concession "runners"
Maintenance and supply assistance
Main table guest assistance
Beer tent assistance (must be legal age)
July 2 (cleanup)
Generally starts at about 9am
Table and chair stacking
Supplies packaged and stored
Any assistance you can provide is greatly appreciated. All volunteers MUST complete and submit the Volunteer Information form below. It should be completed and submitted before the event. Youth under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian sign.
All volunteers assisting on Canada Day will receive a complimentary meal from the BBQ. Any youth working during the day will have their hours count toward community service requirements.