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Community Events and Festivals

The City of Peterborough has year-round events for children, adults, youth, seniors and families.

Our events calendar page will keep you up to date on events happening throughout our city. Be sure to subscribe to our events page so you don't miss out.

If you are looking to plan an event, check out our event hosting page and Special Events Planning Guide and Application.

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Canada Day "Celebrate at Home" Kits

This year the City of Peterborough will be handing out FREE Canada Day "Celebrate at Home kits, sponsored by Cogeco and Fully Promoted. We are encouraging families to pick up a kit and celebrate Canada Day at home this year. 

The "Celebrate at Home" Kits will include Canada Day themed decorations, crafts, activities, contests, scavenger hunts and fun give-a-ways to help enjoy and celebrate the day with your household.

Check out the Canada Day page for further details.