Canada Day on the Waterfront logo


Wednesday, July 1, 2020

5:00pm - 11:00pm

Location: Marina Park

Canada Day on the Waterfront is Thunder Bay's biggest annual one-day event. Programming runs throughout the evening, culminating in the area's biggest fireworks display. Celebrate Canada Day on the Waterfront presented by Ontario Power Generation!

Throughout Marina Park, you will find performances and activity stations by community groups and activitiy providers. Don’t forget your bathing suit so you can cool off and play at the Splash Pad.

Admission to the Canada Day celebrations at Prince Arthur’s Landing is free. Free parking is available at the Court Street Parkade (18 N. Court Street) and free shuttle buses will be running from the Intercity Mall and the Thunder Bay 55 Plus Centre (400 River Street) from 4:30pm to 12:30am. There is no general public parking in the park on July 1, and no personal fireworks or alcohol permitted on the grounds.

Volunteer Opportunities

Be a part of making Canada Day 2020 Thunder Bay's best celebration!

For volunteer opportunities, please email.


Presenting Sponsor: Ontario Power Generation

Volunteer Program Sponsor: Giant Tiger

Signature Sponsors: Porter Airlines, 99.9 The Bay, Country 105

Featured Sponsors: TD Bank

Patron Sponsors: Maverick Entertainment Group, Qwantech, The Waterfront BIA, National Car Rental, Prince Arthur Waterfront Hotel & Suites

Contributing Sponsors: Destination Thunder Bay, Club culturel francophone de Thunder Bay


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