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City of Windsor 125th Birthday Celebration & Annual Mayor’s Walk 2017

May 20, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm

People walk along the riverfront in Windsor, Ontario during the Annual City Of Windsor Mayor's Walk.

Celebrate The City of Windsor’s 125th Birthday and 11th Annual Mayor’s Walk along the riverfront on Saturday, May 20, 2017.

Join Mayor Drew Dilkens for the 11th Annual Mayor’s Walk followed by the City’s 125th Birthday Celebration.

City of Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens Shown Cutting The City of Windsor's Birthday Cake at Festival Plaza.These free family oriented events mark the beginning of the truly impressive 2017 summer festival season. The celebration not only provides Windsor residents with the opportunity to enjoy Victoria Day weekend with family and friends, but brings us together for a community celebration of Windsor’s birthday.

Everyone is invited to gather at Assumption Park. The Mayor’s Walk (joined by the Memorial Cup this year) begins at 10:00AM en route to Dieppe Park where the walk will stop with members of the Great Canadian Flag Project team to officially raise the gigantic new Great Canadian Flag that will now fly on Windsor’s waterfront. .

Following the walk everyone is encouraged to stay and enjoy a big celebration at the Vision Corridor (corner of Riverside Drive and Bruce Avenue, next to the Chimczuk Museum and Art Gallery of Windsor, and in front of the Windsor International Aquatic and Training Centre and Adventure Bay Family Water Park presented by WFCU Credit Union.

For a complete schedule of all the City of Windsor Birthday Celebration activities and information on the Windsor 125 Street Festival taking place on Friday and Saturday evening click here.

Memorial Cup Part of Mayors Walk and Windsor’s Birthday Celebration

The 99th Edition of the MasterCard Memorial Cup is being held in Windsor and as part of the Memorial Cup Community Tour and Celebrations the cup will be a part of this year’s annual Mayor’s Walk and City of Windsor 125th Birthday Celebration.

Walk For BANA Part of Mayor’s Walk 2017

The Annual Walk For BANA (Bulimia Anorexia Nervosa Association) will take place along side the annual Mayor’s Walk.

Click here for more details about this year’s BANA Walk.

Related Story: Video: What Was Mayor Drew Dilkens Birthday Wish For The City of Windsor in 2015?



May 20, 2017
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
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