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Windsor Summer Fest 2017

June 16 @ 4:00 pm - July 2 @ 11:00 pm

Summer Fest 2017 is a fun filled festival with something exciting to do for all ages that runs from June 16-July 2 along downtown Windsor’s beautiful riverfront. The highlight of the festival is the 59th Annual Ford Fireworks along the Detroit River. The World’s Finest Shows midway at Riverfront Festival Plaza features lots of fun carnival rides and games. The fun includes a tug boat race, buskers, concerts, Canada Day celebration, Border City Classic Fishing Derby, and so much more.

On July 1st be sure to catch the Windsor Canada Day Parade and Celebration , also part of Summerfest!

Windsor Summer Fest was voted a Top 100 Festival in Ontario by Festivals and Events Ontario. The Ford Fireworks/Summerfest also won Tourism Windsor Essex & Pelee Island’s Best of Windsor Essex Festival Award for 2015.

Advanced Ride All Day Sale: Ride all day midway passes available in advance for $19.99 until June 15 at all Windsor 7 Eleven Stores, Money Mart, City of Windsor Community Centres, Ray and Kim’s on Ouellette and the Canadian Tire at University Mall.

Tentative Windsor Summer Fest Schedule of Events

Admission and Shows are FREE!

World’s Greatest Shows Midway Carnival Rides, Carnival Games and Food From Vendors available for purchase. Midway will open during indicated hours of operation below.

June 16

Midway Hours 4pm-11pm
Wizards Work Shop-Art of Illusion with Brad Toulouse 7pm-8pm

June 17

Midway Hours 12 noon to 11pm
Glittery Faces Air Brush Tatoos 1-3pm
Zoology 2-4pm
CLaroL the Clown 2-3pm
Jangles the Clown 3-5pm
Greg Tarlin Main Stage 7pm and 8:30pm
Ardan Dance Academy 6pm
Border City Barkers Agility Dog Show 1:30pm and 3pm
Windsor Flyboard Demonstrations on the Detroit River adjacent to Festival Plaza 2pm and 4pm

June 18

Midway Hours 12 noon to 11pm
Glittery Faces Air Brush Tatoos-1-3pm
Character Meet and Greet 1pm-2pm
Greg Tarlin Main Stage 7pm and 8:30pm
Border City Barkers Agility Dog Show 12:00pm pm and 1:30 pm

Wizards Work Shop-Art of Illusion with Brad Toulouse 1pm-2pm and 3-4pm
CLaroL the Clown 2pm-3pm
Jangles the Clown 3pm-5pm

June 19
Midway Hours 4pm -11pm

June 20
Midway Hours 4pm-11pm

June 21
Midway Hours 4pm-11pm

June 22
Midway Hours 4pm-11pm

June 23

Midway Hours 4pm-11pm
CLaroL the Clown 5pm-6pm
Jangles the Clown 6pm-8pm
Wizard’s Work Shop-Art of Illusion with Brad Toulouse 7pm-8pm
Tim Burr Main Stage 6:00 pm and 8:45 pm
El-Sanabel Dabke Group 7:30-7:50 pm
Emerald Isle Dancers 8:15pm
Tuskeeggee Air Show Over The Detroit River, Flypasts 1pm

June 24

Midway Hours 12 noon to 11pm
YTV on site
Glittery Faces Air Brush Tatoos 1-3pm
Zoology 2-4pm
Wizard’s Work Shop-Art of Illusion with Brad Toulouse 1pm-2pm
Character Meet and Greet 2pm-3pm
Jangles the Clown 3pm-5pm
Tim Burr-Main Stage 7:45pm and 9:00 pm
Teutonia Youth Group 6 pm
TC’z Dance 2pm
Nupur Jhankar (Sound of Bells) 7pm
Ardan Dance Academy 5pm
Tatry Song and Dance 8pm
El-Sanabel Dabke Group 8:30
41st Annual Tug Boat Race and Shore Party at Dieppe Park 1pm
Music of Clinton Hammond 1-3pm
Tuskeeggee Air Show Over The Detroit River, Flypasts 4pm
Sarah Parks Horsemanship Pony Rides 1pm-4pm
Windsor Flyboard Demonstrations on the Detroit River adjacent to Festival Plaza 2pm and 4pm

June 25

Midway Hours 12 noon to 11pm
Glittery Faces Air Brush Tatoos-1-3pm
Wizard’s Work Shop-Art of Illusion with Brad Toulouse 1pm-2pm
CLaroL the Clown 2pm-3pm
The Fire Guy-A Burning Desire to Entertain 6pm, 7:30 pm
Ardan Dance Academy 5pm
Tuskeeggee Air Show Over The Detroit River, Flypasts4pm
Sarah Parks Horsemanship Pony Rides 1pm-4pm

Character Meet and Greet-12-1pm
Jangles the Clown 3pm-5pm

June 26

Midway Hours 2pm-11pm
Glitterfly Faces 3pm-5pm
The Fire Guy: A Burning Desire to Entertain 6pm, 7:30 pm, 8:30, 9:15 pm
The Diplmats Drum and Bugle Corp 7pm, 8pm
Windsor Riverfront Fireworks Party 6pm-11pm
Tickets at:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/windsor-riverfrontfireworks-party-tickets-23833723308

59th Annual Ford Fireworks 9:48 pm

June 27
Midway Hours 4pm-11pm

June 28
Midway Hours 4pm-11pm

June 29

Midway Hours 12 noon-11pm
Wizard’s Work Shop-Art of Illusion with Brad Toulouse 1pm-2pm

June 30

Midway Hours 12 noon to 11pm
Glitterfly Faces 1-3pm
Wizard’s Work Shop-Art of Illusion with Brad Toulouse 7pm-8pm

July 1

Midway Hours 12 noon to 11pm
Character Meet and Greet 2pm-3pm
Zoology 2-4pm
Glittery Faces Air Brush Tatoos 1pm-3pm
Jangles the Clown 6pm-8pm
Chinese Folk Dance 1:30 pm
Place du Partage 6pm
Nupur Jhankar 3pm
Hart School of Dance 5pm
Terpsichorean Dancers 8:00-8:20 pm

Canada Day Parade
11am from Wyandotte and Devonshire

Community presentation of OH Canada 1pm
Cake Cutting 1pm

Canada 150 in Sound and Light 7:30 pm
Capitol Theatre presented by Ontario 150, Ministry of Tourism, Heritage Canada

7:30-7:50 Nupur Jhankar
8-8:20-El Sanabel Dabke
8:30-8:50 Slovak Domovina Dancers

July 2

Midway Hours 12 noon-11pm
Wizard’s Work Shop-Art of Illusion with Brad Toulouse 1pm-2pm
Character Meet and Greet 2pm-3pm
Glittery Faces Air Brush Tatoos 1pm-3pm
Jangles the Clown 3pm-5pm
Lucy Loop 4pm and 6pm

Canada 150 in Sound and Light 2:30 pm and 7:30 pm
Capitol Theatre presented by Ontario 150, Ministry of Tourism, Heritage Canada

7:30 Nupus Jhankar
8-8:30 ECCCA
8:40 El Sanabel Dabke

 

Details

Start:
June 16 @ 4:00 pm
End:
July 2 @ 11:00 pm
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Organizer

Windsor Parade Corporation | Big Silver Inc.
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Venue

Windsor’s Riverfront Festival Plaza
370 Riverside Dr E, Windsor , Ontario N9A 7H7 Canada
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