Canada Day 2017 Schedule

BLOCKHOUSE PARK
Parade leaves Hilltop Nursing Home at 11:30 a.m. with Town Crier
Church Bells ringing at 12:00 noon
Parade arrives at Blockhouse Park – Pipe band plays Welcome – Mayor
“O Canada” – Choir
Special Presentation(s)
Pathfinders fold Canada flag (piper plays lament)
“God Save the Queen” – choir
Blessing – (Catholic Church)
Dignitaries (greetings)
“Maple Leaf Forever” – Kemptville Legion Pipe and Drum Band

“Amazing Grace” – Pipe solo (one verse)
Choir (one verse)
Full pipe band (one verse)

Announcements: – Thank you to contributors
Lunch at the Legion (all are welcome)
Fireworks at Fairgrounds after sunset
Cake cutting to follow
“This Land is Your Land” – choir
“Scotland the Brave” – Kemptville Legion Pipe and Drum Band
Giocosco Strings Orchestra

AFTERNOON AT THE BLOCKHOUSE PARK
1:00-4:30 pm Live Entertainment and Music at the Blockhouse Park

EVENING AT THE FAIRGROUNDS
6:00 – 7:30 pm. Theatre. Company of Fools present “A Midnight Summer Night’s Dream” at the Fairgrounds or Community Centre (bring your own chair). Admission: hat passed for donations.
8:00 – 10:00 pm. Music
10:00 pm. Fireworks (approximate time)

We acknowledge the support of the Government of Canada
Nous reconnaissons l’appui du gouvernement du Canada
Check the municipal website for last minutes changes

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