Canada’s 150

Paint Sarnia-Lambton Red and White for Your Chance to Win $500

K106.3, The City of Sarnia and the Sarnia Canada Day Committee want to see Sarnia-Lambton Painted Red and White! Are you excited to celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday? Show us by decorating the outside of your home red and white for a chance to win $500! The Deadline for entries is Monday, June 26th. Contest Guidelines Apply (see below).

Paint the Town Red & White Contest Guidelines
  1. Participation is open to all residents within the boundaries of Sarnia-Lambton
  2. Entry is FREE, no costs or fees apply
  3. Members of the Sarnia Canada Day Committee are not eligible to participate
  4. Entry Applications must be received no later than June 26, 2017
  5. Contest is for exterior decorations only, including decorations in windows that are visible from the exterior. Judging will be done from photos taken outside the residence only
  6. Judging will be based on “curb appeal:” as viewed from a street view only. Therefore, only those decorations located on the street side of the property will be judged. Judges will not look at property in the back or side yard
  7. Participants agree to submit one or more photos of their decorated residence exterior to the Sarnia Canada Day Committee, and that there will be no compensation of any kind for any posting on websites or newsletters
  8. Judging criteria will include: a) unique design and creative use of decorations; b) storyline or theme; c) display and placement of decorations, animated objects, etc.; and d) overall presentation
  9. Judging will be done from members of the Sarnia Canada Day Committee, based on photo submissions. If participants are not able to submit a photo via email, or mail for any reason, please contact Parks and Recreation at 519-332-0330
  10. Second and third place winners will receive each a cash prize of $150. First place will be awarded a $500 cash prize.
  11. The winners will first be announced at the Canada Day Opening Ceremonies at the Canatara Park Bandshell on Saturday, July 1st. Winners will also be announced on our event page at www.sarnia.ca/things-to-do
  12. Be creative, be festive, and have fun!


2017 marks Canada’s Sesquicentennial, aka: Canada’s 150th Birthday!

To mark this historic occasion K106.3 and Progressive Auto Sales have teamed up and put the official Progressive Auto Sales Canada 150 Cruiser on the road. This Ford F-150 will travel around Sarnia-Lambton to help promote Canada and make stops at your events.

The Progressive Auto Sales Canada 150 Cruiser will also be handing out prizes to local merchants and residents that are showing their Canadian pride. Put up a flag in your business or home, if we spot it, we could stop by and deliver some prizes. Be sure to submit a picture online and let us know where you live.

If your business, organization, school, sporting team or group has an event planned, please let us know. Email your event to: [email protected]. We will do our best to attend your event and mention it on the radio.

Show Us Your Canadian Flag!

Submit a picture of a Canadian Flag in your home or business and we could be coming to see you!
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Ontario/Canada 150 Events


Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Summer Entertainment Series Opening Night
Canatara Park Bandshell, 7pm

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Kids Funfest
Clearwater Park, 10am – 3pm

Mural Mosaic Day One
Clearwater Arena, 10am – 3pm

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Mural Mosaic Day Two
Clearwater Arena, 9:30am – 3pm

Saturday, June 17, 2017

The Centennial Park Celebration & Everything Ontario/Canada Event
Centennial Park, 11am – 7pm

Friday, June 30, 2017

Paint the Town Red and White
Downtown Sarnia, 4pm

Canada 150 Concert Event – Centennial Park, Licensed Area
FREE ENTRY – Featuring the music of Billy Joel, Elton John and Other Great Hits!

6:30pm – Gates Open
7:30pm – Painkiller Jane
9:00pm –  Jim Witter


Saturday, July 1, 2017 – Canada Day


CANATARA PARK


DAYTIME ENTERTAINMENT

11:00am – 4:00pm

  • Multicultural Food Booths
  • Arts and Crafts Vendors at Area One Pavilion
  • Face Painting and Temporary Glitter Tattoos

BANDSHELL
12:30pm – Lambton Concert Band
1:30pm – OPENING CEREMONIES

  • Singing of the National Anthem
  • Parade Winners Announced
  • Canada 150 Cupcakes, courtesy of Sunripe

2:00pm – 4:00pm – Multicultural Performances


IN THE FIELD
11:30am – 3:30pm

  • Inflatables
  • Hula Hoop Fun Zone
  • JoJo and Chuckles, Balloon Clowns

1:00pm – Lucy Loop, Hula Hoop Show
1:30pm – The Silver Starlets Acrobatic Show
2:30pm – The Silver Starlets Acrobatic Show


SUNLIFE FAMILY FUN ZONE
11:30am – 3:30pm

  • Glitter Temporary Tattoo Artist
  • Interactive Photo Op
  • Velcro Wall
  • Climbing Wall

ON STAGE
1:00pm
– Ballroom Dancing Performance
1:30pm
– Historical Fashion Show
2:00pm
– Lucy Loop, Hula Hoop Show
2:30pm
– Aaron Matthews, Magic Show
3:00pm
– Lucy Loop, Hula Hoop Show
3:30pm
– Aaron Matthews, Magic Show

SARNIA BAY – CENTENNIAL PARK


EVENING ENTERTAINMENT

ON STAGE
5:00pm
– Roundhouse
6:00pm
– Yasgurs Farm
7:00pm
– Kira-Jade Nixon
7:30pm
– Yasgurs Farm
8:30pm
– Miss Atomic Bomb Duo
9:00pm
– Yasgurs Farm


ALONG THE WATERFRONT
5:30pm – 9:30pm
– Inflatables & the Sonshine Clown
6:00pm – The Silver Starlets Acrobatic Show
6:30pm – Canada 150 Celebration Cake, courtesy of Holiday Inn
7:00pm – Lucy Loop, Fire Show
8:00pm – The Silver Starlets Acrobatic Show
9:30pm – Lucy Loop, LED Wand Roller-Skate Show, Hula Hoop Fun Zone


ANNUAL FIREWORKS SHOW
10:00pm – Outside Sarnia Bay

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