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Summer Special Events

Thunder Bay is the city for events and festivals! 'Summer Special Events' are coordinated by the Recreation & Culture Division.

2015 summer event guide

Check out some of the great events hosted by the Recreation & Culture Division this summer:

Movie Nights in the Park - Late Night Series & Family Series

Dates: Summer/Fall Family Series starts on Thursday, Aug. 13 and continues for the next four Fridays, Aug. 21, 28, and Sept. 4 and 11.  The Late Night Series has concluded for 2015.
Time: Around 9:30 pm (once it is dark after sunset)
Location: Prince Arthur's Landing
Admission: Free

First held in 2012, this event returns in 2015 with a stellar line-up voted on by YOU!  

Summer in the Parks - Concert series featuring local favourites & up-and-comers

Dates: Wednesdays in July and August (July 8 to Aug. 26)
Times: 6-9 pm
Location: Prince Arthur's Landing Festival area
Admission: Free

Featuring fabulous local talent. Bring a lawn chair or blanket! Food concessions available, as well as face painting and games for the kids.

Superior Youth Festival - A gathering with a youthful flavour!

Check back for more information on the 2015 event. 

Exploring Our Routes - Trail-based outdoor fun

Date: Check back for the date, time and location of this event in 2015!

Admission: Free

Exploring our Routes is a new community event started in 2014 designed to promote active living, outdoor recreation, local food and family fun by exploring the walking/biking paths with a host of family activities along the trails and at a nearby park.