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Multicultural Canada Day Festival

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 Multicultural Canada Day Festival has been cancelled.

This year, while we will not be gathering in Del Crary Park to celebrate in-person, we look forward to presenting a range of alternative programming to celebrate Multicultural Canada Day with our community.

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Stories about the Multicultural Canada Day Festival

Multicultural Canada Day Festival 2020 to take on a new shape

April 29, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE #PtboIsMyHome – Multicultural Canada Day Festival 2020 PETERBOROUGH – Each year on July 1 the Multicultural Canada Day Festival brings our community together for a celebration of our…

Reminiscing About Summer: Multicultural Canada Day Festival 2019 Video

September 23, 2019

As we say goodbye to Summer 2019, we reminisce on the highlights of what has been a joyous and exciting season. One of the biggest highlights was our annual Multicultural…

Local Tim Hortons Store Helps Newcomers Feel Like They Belong

July 19, 2019

When brothers Yousef and Hayder recall some of their most memorable moments of first living in Peterborough, having a double double at Mary Blair’s Tim Hortons store on Hunter Street…

Multicultural Canada Day Festival returns on July 1

June 20, 2019

Each year the New Canadians Centre brings together a fantastic group of international food and craft vendors and stage performers from around the world to present the organization’s annual Multicultural…

Siemens Promotes Important Role Diversity Plays in Growth and Sustainability of our Community

August 7, 2018

Every year Jean-Rene Larocque looks forward to attending the Multicultural Canada Day Festival at Del Crary Park with his family. “It’s a wonderful celebration of music and dance from various…

Multicultural Festival Brings People Together in Peterborough

July 20, 2018

For over 10 years, the New Canadians Centre has facilitated the popular Multicultural Canada Day Festival in Peterborough on Canada Day, July 1. The festival celebrates diversity and multiculturalism, and…

Multicultural Festival Promotes Positive Impact of Community Connection

June 20, 2018

Carmela Valles, Carmela Valles Immigration Consulting “When I first came to Peterborough in 1990 I was one of two students from the Philippines enrolled at Trent University,” says Carmela Valles.…

Tim Hortons Helping to Bring Youth and Communities Together

June 14, 2018

Every year, Mithila Ballal’s South Asian dancers look forward to performing at the Multicultural Canada Day Festival. “The children love participating in this community-centred event,” says Ballal. “Dance provides young…

Leon’s Peterborough Helping New Canadians Live their Best Lives

May 15, 2018

Tom Reburn Jr. understands the importance of getting a good night’s sleep. “When it comes to health and well-being, proper sleep is everything,” says Reburn. The General Manager of Leon’s…

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To discuss sponsorship opportunities for the Multicultural Canada Day Festival, please contact Carol Lawless, Fund Development Coordinator.