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Canada Days in Lac du Bonnet

Come to beautiful Lac du Bonnet on Canada Day Weekend and have some fun! The Lac du Bonnet Lions Club has a number of family-friendly events happening from June 30 – July 2, 2017 to celebrate Canada’s 150th, the Lions Club International’s 100th and the RM of Lac du Bonnet’s 100th, including: • Wonder Shows – Friday, June 30 to Sunday, July 2, 2017 noon to closing • Fireworks - Saturday, July 1 at dusk, Town Dock (rain date Sunday, July 2) • Pickerel Fry - Saturday, July 1, from 4 – 6pm at the Community Centre • Pancake Breakfast - Saturday & Sunday, July 1 & 2, from 9 – 11am at Pioneer Club • Car Show’n Shine - Sunday, July 2 on Second Street, overflow at Community Centre Parking Lot • Mixed Slo-Pitch Tournament - Saturday & Sunday, July 1 & 2 • Talent Show - Sunday, July 2 at the Community Centre, 2pm • Parade - Sunday, July 2, 12:30pm • Vendor Market Square in the Lakeview Parking Lot - Friday June 30, 4pm - 8pm; Saturday July 1, Noon – 8pm, Sunday July 2, Noon – 4pm • Lions Oasis (Canteen - hamburgers, hot dogs and beverages) – Saturday, July 1 & Sunday, July 2 at the Community Centre • Family Fun Zone (Kids Activities) – Saturday, July 1st at the Community Centre • Children’s Events - Sunday, July 2, 1 – 4pm, petting zoo, barrel train rides, facing paint “ALL FREE” • Helicopter Rides (set up near Wonder Shows) - Friday, June 30th, 5 pm – 8:30 pm; Saturday, July 1st, Noon – 8:30 pm; Sunday, July 2nd, After the Parade – 8:30 pm. $40 per person, minimum of 3 to ride. Weather permitting. •

Daily Beer Gardens & Entertainment at the Arena - Friday to Sunday, June 30 to July 2. Snake Oil with Special Guest Black Dog: June 30th 9pm; Marc Labossiere: July 1st after the Fireworks; and ...

RAY ST. GERMAIN with special guest Clint Dutiaume: July 2nd 3pm

FESTIVITIES ALL WEEKEND! Fun for the Whole Family! This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada. Please visit the Lac du Bonnet Lions Club Facebook page for updates.

Dates: June 30, 2017 to June 30, 2017
Event Times: June 30 - July 2, 2017
Event Admission: FREE


Venue: Throughout Lac du Bonnet
City: Lac du Bonnet
Postal Code: R0E 1A0

Contact Details

Contact: Pamela Habing
Phone Number: (204) 213-1117
Email: pamela.habing@gmail.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/1846989922220293/?acontext=%7B%22source%22%3A5%2C%22page_id_source%22%3A1747302882163708%2C%22action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%2C%22mechanism%22%3A%22main_list%22%2C%22extra_data%22%3A%22%7B%5C%22page_id%5C