Washago Canada Day Parade and Events
For the foodies…Pancake Breakfast begins at 8:00 at the Lions Hall; Strawberry Shortcake opens at 10:00 at Heritage United Church; Bacon on a Bun by the Rotary Club is available in front of Jax Bootery starting at 11:00; and a Salad Plate Lunch at St. Francis of Assisi Church begins at 11:00. Cake will be served at 2:30 the Community Centre after the parade.
For the kids…Alyson is back to paint faces on the main street from 11:30 – 1:30; and the Bike Decorating Contest at the Community Centre rink starts at 12:45. After riding in the parade return to the Community Centre for the announcement of the contest winners!
For the art enthusiasts…the Washago Art Club will have a display at the Community Centre from 9 – 3.
The Parade starts at 2:00! Parade participants should meet at the St. Francis of Assisi parking lot at 1:15 to register and be placed in order. Participation in the parade is free!
For music lovers…buskers have been organized by the Lions Club and will entertain people in the downtown core prior to the parade. Afterwards, stop by Centennial Park for 10 Bands in 10 Hours, also presented by the Lions Club.