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Live on the Waterfront Festival Begins July 19 Marina Park

Posted on Thursday, July 13, 2023 12:00 PM

The City is pleased to present this year's Live on the Waterfront summer concert line-up, presented by Ontario Power Generation. The festival will take place every Wednesday from July 19 to Aug. 23, from 6 to 9 pm, at the Festival Area in Marina Park.

This year’s Live on the Waterfront concert series boasts an array of talented performers, including Juno Award winners and nominees, Prism Award winners, and exceptional local talent.

"We can't wait for the stage to come alive this summer with...

Thunder Bay 55 Plus Centre Temporarily Closed Due to Vandalism

Posted on Friday, July 07, 2023 01:01 PM

The Thunder Bay 55 Plus Centre, located at 700 River Street, is temporarily closed due acts of vandalism. Over the evening (July 6 – 7), several windows were broken at the facility. Given the extent of damage, the Centre remains closed and all programming is cancelled July 7 – 9, as crews work on clean-up and repair. Impacted stakeholder groups have been contacted directly.  

“We are dismayed the Centre has been vandalized,” said Twyla Biluk, Supervisor of Older Adults. “We apologize for any...

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Teddy Bears Picnic Returns to Vickers Park July 11

Posted on Friday, July 07, 2023 11:19 AM

Prepare for a whimsical afternoon of fun as the highly anticipated Teddy Bears Picnic returns to Vickers Park on Tuesday, July 11, from 12 - 4 pm. This cherished community event promises a delightful experience for families and teddy bear enthusiasts of all ages.

The Teddy Bears Picnic has been a tradition in Thunder Bay since the early 1980. Families are invited to bring their favourite cuddly companions and enjoy an afternoon of exciting stage shows, a cozy reading area, tantalizing food...

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Quick Poll Opens for Movie Nights in the Parks Film Line-Up

Posted on Thursday, July 06, 2023 12:13 PM

The City of Thunder Bay is seeking community feedback on the proposed movie line-up for this year’s Movie Nights in the Parks series.

Residents are encouraged to fill out a quick poll of movie choices at The poll opens today and closes on July 20.

This year’s four-part series will be held Aug. 10 at Vickers Park, Aug. 17 at Boulevard Lake, Aug. 24 at Vickers Park, and Oct. 15 indoors at the Thunder Bay 55 Plus Centre.

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Free Canada Day Activities & Entertainment at Marina Park July 1 2023

Posted on Wednesday, June 28, 2023 02:29 PM

The City of Thunder Bay is happy to announce the FREE activities and entertainment for Canada Day on the Waterfront, presented by Ontario Power Generation, on Saturday, July 1, at Prince Arthur's Landing, Marina Park.

Canada Day on the Waterfront will start with a Sunrise Ceremony at dawn near the Thai Chi Park. This ceremony is open to everyone. Beginning at 3pm there will be two performance stages featuring dance, improv, and music. The event also includes a variety of food vendors, artisans,...