Here are 3 things you should do with your family to celebrate Canada Day in Centre Wellington

Updated: Jun 24, 2020

Here are three ways you can celebrate Canada Day in Centre Wellington! Livestream details, contests, games and more!

Township of Centre Wellington Virtual Canada Day highlights:

  • "Canada My Home" contest! Decorate your house or business and win prizes!!

  • Spotlight on Centre Wellington! See performances and interviews from nine local artists, musicians, adventurers, and more!

  • A message from Mayor Kelly Linton

  • Interactive programming! Games, virtual cooking classes, art classes, dance party

  • Begins July 1st at 7pm

  • Three-hour programming! Celebrate with the family

  • Livestream from Township of Centre Wellington YouTube or

  • And much more!

Here are 3 ways to celebrate Canada Day in Centre Wellington

Join the Township of Centre Wellington's Virtual Canada Day Celebrations with a three-hour livestream event the whole family will enjoy, home decorating contest & virtual pancake breakfast!

1. Township of Centre Wellington Virtual Canada Day Livestream July 1 | 7pm

Discover 9 incredible local Centre Wellington performers, artists and adventurers

I've had a blast helping prepare for the virtual Canada Day! We've filmed and profiled nine incredible artists. See familiar faces and discover new friends. You'll see performances and interviews from:

Special Appearances: Tony McManus, Scott and Carolyn Woods, Fergus Pipe Band, Ryan Joyce Magician, Peter Piper, George Caesar, Kristen Drexler from Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Centre Wellington and more!

Plus, a special message from Mayor Kelly Linton.

Essential Links & Details

👉🏿 Livestreaming starts July 1 from 7 - 10 pm

👉 Where to watch?, YouTube

Here's a Virtual Canada Day SNEAK PEEK:

2. "Canada My Home" Decorating Contest!

Township of Centre Wellington is hosting a home/business decorating contest!

Make your house or place of business look special for Canada Day! Enter the first "Canada My Home" contest and you could win prizes (and bragging rights!)

Special thanks to the Fergus Elora Rotary Club for donating all the prizes!

You must register your home before June 26 with the Township (link below) and a panel of judges will do a self-guided drive-by. Your home or business will be judged on design, decorations (including animated or unique items) and of course, Canadian Heritage theme!

Essential Links & Details

👉 Register for Canada My Home Contest here (Deadline: June 26) 👉🏽 Download Canada My Home Decorating Contest Rules

3. Virtual Pancake Breakfast (Win a Prize!)

Continue the Annual Pancake Breakfast tradition from home! Stay-tuned to the Township of Centre Wellington Facebook page for details on how you can show-off your best pancake flips or tricks and win a prize!!

Essential Links & Details

👉 Township of Centre Wellington Facebook Page:

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Media Release from the Township of Centre Wellington

CENTRE WELLINGTON – While we might not be able to gather together in person, we can still connect and celebrate Canada Day 2020 virtually as a community.  Staff are excited to bring you some classic Canadian virtual entertainment and activities you can do from the comfort of your own home on July 1, 2020!

“I am looking forward to celebrating Canada Day with all of Centre Wellington virtually” stated Mayor Linton.  “This year the Township is planning Canada Day fun for everyone to enjoy safely from their own backyard, I know my family will enjoy all of the activities planned, and so will yours!”  

The broadcast which will air the evening of July 1st will include local talent and artists, scenic sights from around our area, a dance party, Canadian trivia and virtual cooking classes, enjoyment for all ages! 

Along with our virtual party, perhaps your crafty clan may enjoy entering our first ever “Canada My Home” front of home or business decorating contest.  All members of the household can join in. The decorating theme will be in celebration of Canada and our Nation’s heritage. Our panel of judges will consider design, decorations including animated unique and unusual items. Most importantly be creative, festive and have fun!  Prizes for “Canada My Home” have been graciously donated by the Fergus Elora Rotary Club.

Contest information and registration forms can be found on-line.  Please register before June 26th so that your home and/or business will become part of a self-guided drive-by home tour on July 1st.

Visit  regularly for virtual event updates and for more information on various Canada Day inspired virtual activities.

Kendra Martin | Communications Coordinator

Township of Centre Wellington | 1 MacDonald Square, Elora, ON N0B 1S0 519.846.9691 x220 Find us on Facebook and Twitter – join the conversation and engage with your community! Facebook – Twitter - @CentrWellington Connect with us at

Whatever you decided to do this Canada Day

please be safe and responsible!

How are you celebrating Canada Day this year?

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