Every July 1 the City of Sarnia marks Canada Day with a community-wide celebration. The celebration kicks off in the morning and early afternoon with the annual Canada Day Parade and a slew of activities and attractions at Canatara Park including live music; children’s games and activities; a vendor market; and food vendors. In the afternoon and evening the celebration moves on over to Centennial Park for live music, food and fireworks over Sarnia Bay.

Stay tuned for more information on Canada Day 2024!

Vendor Applications 2024

Vendor applications for Canada Day Centennial Park Concessions and the Canada Day Handmade Market at Canatara Park are now open. Visit the links below to apply and review terms and conditions.

Truth and Reconciliation

We acknowledge that while there are many things to celebrate about Canada, it is important to pause, reflect, and act.
We invite the community to spend some time this Canada Day reflecting on the history of our nation. Included below is a list of some of the resources to help with this reflection:


Funding provided by the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage Celebrate Canada Program.