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Belle River On The Lake Sunsplash Festival 2020 (Cancelled)

July 9 @ 4:00 pm - July 12 @ 6:00 pm

Belle River on The Lake Sunsplash Festival

The 25th Annual Belle River On The Lake Sunsplash Festival featuring a long list of entertainment and fun for the whole family set to take place along Notre Dame Street, Belle River High School, Lakeview Park Ampitheatre and at the West Beach on July 9, 10, 11 & 12, 2020, has been cancelled.

The festival will kick off with a party at the Lakeview Park Ampitheatre with Leave Those Kids Alone Band and the Campbell Amusement Carnvial!

Enjoy a wide range of musical entertainment all weekend.

The kids will enjoy lots of fun too including face painting, kids crafts, colouring contests, sandcastle building, daily scavenger hunts, and annual chalk art contest.

The popular Sunsplash Parade takes place along Notre Dame St. on Saturday, July 11 starting at 10am.

Lakeshore Canadiens mascot during Belle River Sunsplash Festival Parade.

Lakeshore Canadiens Jr. C hockey team mascot, “Bucky,” during Belle River Sunsplash Festival Parade on July 23, 2016. Photo by Eric Bonnici / Eyes On Windsor.

The 19th Annual Sunsplash Classic Cruise Car Show with over 700 hundred classic cars takes place on Friday, July 10, 2020 from 3pm to 8pm.

The Canadian Watercross Races and Freestyle tour are back too featuring over 100 competitors from all over North America. The Canadian Watercraft Association brings internationally ranked racers to Belle River to compete on jet skis that will reach up to 140 km/hr while battling for podium positions. In addition, the best freestylers in North America will perform amazing flips and tricks in strategically choreographed routines to earn maximum points toward national championship ranking.

The Canadian Watercross events are FREE to spectators, and run between 11:00am and 4:00pm on Saturday and Sunday. Find a spot on the beach, pier, or from a boat anchored around the course perimeter, and enjoy the competition!

There’s a lot more happening at the Belle River on the Lake Sunsplash Festival so don’t miss out!

Belle River on The Lake Sunsplash Festival Poster

Tentative Schedule of Events

THURSDAY, July 09, 2020

5pm to 11pm – Campbell Amusements Carnival – Lakeview Park
4 pm to 6 pm – B Natural Music School – Family Fun Tent
6 pm to 7 pm – Chalk Art Competition for Kids – Family Fun Tent
6 pm to 7 pm – Glitter & Gems Facepainting – Family Fun Tent
7 pm to 9 pm – Leave Those Kids Alone Band – Lakeview Park Ampitheatre
9:30 pm to 11 pm – TBA – Lakeview Park Ampitheatre

FRIDAY , July 10, 2020

3 pm to 8 pm – 19th Annual Classic Cruise Car Show – Notre Dame St
7 pm to 7:45 pm – Cymbolism – Lakeview Park Ampitheatre
8 pm to 10 pm – Midnight Metro – Lakeview Park Ampitheatre
10 pm to 1am – TBA – K of C Refreshment Tent

SATURDAY, July 11, 2020

10am – 24th Annual Sunsplash Parade & Windsor Optimist Youth Band – Notre Dame St
11 am to 4 pm – Can AM Watercross Races – Lakeview Park West Beach
12 pm to 6 pm – Kingsport Environmental Birds of Prey (1 p.m. & 5 p.m.) – Family Fun Tent
5 pm to 7 pm – SOLTRA Lawnmower Races – Belle River District High School
6 pm to 8 pm – Sunsplash Idol Competition – Lakeview Park Amphitheatre
8 pm to 10 pm – Leave Those Kids Alone – Lakeview Park Amphitheatre
10 pm to 1 am – Mistaken Identity – K of C Refreshment Tent

SUNDAY, July 14, 2019

8 am to 10 am – Kids Fishing Derby (Registration 7:30 am to 8:30 am) – Belle River Marina BIG tent
10 am to 2 pm – Jangles the Balloon Artist – Fishing Derby & FREE Family Fun Tent
11 am – Lakeshore’s Community Worship – Amphitheatre
11 am to 4 pm – Can Am Watercross Championship – Lakeview Park West Beach
1 p.m. – Family Sandcastle Building Competition – Behind the Amphitheatre
1 pm – TBA – Free Family Fun Tent
2 pm – 4:30 pm – TBA – Free Family Fun Tent
5pm to 6pm – TBA – Free Family Fun Tent



July 9 @ 4:00 pm
July 12 @ 6:00 pm
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Lakeview Park, West Beach, Notre Dame Street and Belle River High School
River Street
Lakeshore, Ontario N0R 1A0 Canada
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Belle River On the Lake BIA
(519) 728-4624