Canada Day



Come Celebrate Canada Day in Whitby! On July 1, visit Victoria Fields and Port Whitby Marina for a day filled with live entertainment, a large Kids Zone, Adventure Zone, Arts Trail, Farmers’ Market, community and food vendors and activities along the water. The evening ends with a giant fireworks show.


Event Details

Schedule of Events

Check back soon for a scheudle of events.


Accessing the Event

Shuttles will be available. Route details to come.

Parking: Residents are encouraged to use active transportation, such as walking or biking, to access this event. A free bike valet is available to store and lock your bike.

Limited parking is available in the following lots:

  • Whitby GO Station (access only available on Brock Street and Victoria Street)
  • Iroquois Park Sports Centre parking lot
  • Water Street side lot (limited space)

Active Transportation: Residents are encouraged to walk, bike or use other forms of active transportation to access the event grounds.



Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I bring my dog?
    • Yes, dogs are welcome as long as they are on a leash, under control of their owner and owner's pick-up after them.
  • Are there shuttle buses/transportation for the event?
    • There are no shuttle busses, but residents can access the event using Durham Region Transit.
  • Will the construction on Henry Street affect the event?
    • Yes, this will make accessing the event parking limited to Victoria Street only.
  • What should I bring?
    • Sunscreen, hats, umbrellas, blankets and lawn chairs.
    • If you are staying for fireworks, please be prepared for wet grounds. Pack your blankets and lawn chairs! 


Thank You to Our Sponsors

Fireworks Sponsor: Community Connections 

Community Connection Logo

Lead Sponsor Tim Horton’s

Tim Hortons Logo

Stage sponsor – Whitby Hydro

Whitby Hydro Logo

Supporting Sponsors: Menzies and Mount Lawn Arbour Memorial

Menzies Chrysler Logo Mount Lawn Cemetery Logo



Get Involved

Volunteer Opportunities

Information about the many volunteer opportunities at all Town of Whitby events can be found on our Volunteer page.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Aspects of most Town of Whitby events are sponsored by local businesses and community organizations. To find out how your organization can contribute to Canada Day please contact the Manager of Advertising and Sponsorship Sales via email or phone 905.430.4300 x7488.