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2020 Virtual Canada Day in the Heart of Georgian Bay

Posted on Tuesday June 30, 2020

Although we can't gather in person this Canada Day, the Towns of Midland and Penetanguishene and Townships of Tay and Tiny are happy to provide you with a day full of virtual family fun. 

All activities are free of charge and we ask that you consider making a donation to one of our local charities who are doing great work in our community.

We thank our many community partners and the Department of Canadian Heritage for their support in making this opportunity available.

Visit for dozens of online and offline activities in North Simcoe, as well as a number of video features that will be available between July 1 and 31. 

We hope your enjoy our virtual community celebration!


Online you will find video greetings from:

  • MP Bruce Stanton?
  • MPP Jill Dunlop
  • Simcoe County Warden and Mayor of Tiny George Cornell
  • Mayor Stewart Strathearn
  • Mayor Doug Leroux
  • Mayor Ted Walker
  • Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell


As well as:

  • National Anthem with Emma Reynolds
  • Dylan Lock streaming live at 3 p.m. on July 1
  • Lumberjack Show with Articus Entertainment
  • Learn to Juggle with The Fire Guy
  • Balloon Animals with Bella Magic
  • Watch The Fire Guy jump through a Flaming Maple Leaf
  • Franco Sing Along with Michel Payment
  • Canadian Animals with the Wye Marsh
  • Story Time with the Penetanguishene Public Library
  • Story Time with the Midland Public Library
  • Reading of the Cremation of Sam McGee with the Midland Public Library
  • Sainte-Marie Among the Hurons
  • Johnny Toronto Magic Show
  • No Borders Fitness
  • Singing and Skits with David and Janet Antebi
  • Art Demo with Make a Mess (supplies list or buy a kit from them for $40)
  • Pioneer Crafts with the Penetanguishene Museum (supplies list)
  • Healthy Smoothie with MegaMindful Living (ingredients)
  • Family Yoga with Retreat Yoga and Wellness
  • Dance Along with Dancers Studio
  • Canada Day message from Fire Chief Ryan
  • Canada Day message from the OPP
  • All Occasions Magic
  • King Street Rejuvenation Project with Arnott Construction
  • Bake Butter Tarts with the Boys and Girls Club
  • Magic Tricks with Bella Magic
  • Irish Dancing and Tutorial
  • Kickboxing with Wild Life Academy
  • Flaming Devil Sticks with The Fire Guy
  • Canada Day Fireworks Painting with Wild Life
  • Family Fun Fitness Challenge with Wild Life


Looking for more Canada Day fun? Visit