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Canada Day celebrations will be returning to the Roberta Bondar Tent Pavilion beginning at 2 p.m
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THURSDAY JUNE 30 - Poutine Feast returns this summer. It takes place at the Ermatinger Clergue National Historic Site. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Poutine Feast is described as a collection of award-winning food professionals specializing in the greatest food ever invented in Canada. It will be touring across Ontario. With over 50 variations and generous portions there is a poutine for everyone from vegans to meat lovers. Tickets for this event are available here.

FRIDAY JULY 1 - Canada Day celebrations will be returning to the Roberta Bondar Tent Pavilion beginning at 2 p.m. Enjoy a day filled with fun events with a mix of performances and entertainment for all to enjoy. Entertainment will include Wild Stallyns, Tim Holland, Tianna Legacy and more. A fireworks display is scheduled at dusk to light up the night sky.

FRIDAY JULY 1 - Poutine Feast returns this summer. It takes place at the Ermatinger Clergue National Historic Site. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Poutine Feast is described as a collection of award-winning food professionals specializing in the greatest food ever invented in Canada. It will be touring across Ontario. With over 50 variations and generous portions there is a poutine for everyone from vegans to meat lovers. Tickets for this event are available here.

SATURDAY JULY 2 - The organizers of Steel City NerdCon are set to unleash the annual celebration of nerdiness and pop culture upon Sault Ste. Marie. The one-day event is slated to take place at the Canadian Bushplane Heritage Museum on Saturday, July 2 from 12-6 p.m., marking the first time NerdCon has been held during the summer. 

SATURDAY JULY 2 - Thessalon First Nation hosts its 27th annual traditional pow wow July 2-3 at the community pow wow grounds, located approximately an hour east of Sault Ste. Marie.  Grand entry is 12 p.m. and 6 p.m. Saturday, and 12 p.m. Sunday. Eagle Flight and Young Biiseneh (Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory) are the host drums for the two-day event. Specials include men’s sneak-up, hand drum and women’s jingle dress. Service animals permitted. Beach camping available. For more information contact pow wow coordinator Harley Syrette at (705) 842-2670.

SATURDAY JULY 2 - Poutine Feast returns this summer. It takes place at the Ermatinger Clergue National Historic Site. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Poutine Feast is described as a collection of award-winning food professionals specializing in the greatest food ever invented in Canada. It will be touring across Ontario. With over 50 variations and generous portions there is a poutine for everyone from vegans to meat lovers. Tickets for this event are available here.

SUNDAY JULY 3 - Thessalon First Nation hosts its 27th annual traditional pow wow at the community pow wow grounds, located approximately an hour east of Sault Ste. Marie.  Grand entry is 12 p.m. Sunday. Eagle Flight and Young Biiseneh (Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory) are the host drums for the two-day event. Specials include men’s sneak-up, hand drum and women’s jingle dress. Service animals permitted. Beach camping available. For more information contact pow wow coordinator Harley Syrette at (705) 842-2670.

SUNDAY JULY 3 - Poutine Feast returns this summer. It takes place at the Ermatinger Clergue National Historic Site. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Poutine Feast is described as a collection of award-winning food professionals specializing in the greatest food ever invented in Canada. It will be touring across Ontario. With over 50 variations and generous portions there is a poutine for everyone from vegans to meat lovers. Tickets for this event are available here.

MONDAY JULY 4 - The Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre’s Big Bang 4th of July Party is on the Water Front Patio from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Come watch the fireworks. Our patio bar will be open from 7 pm to 11 pm. Enjoy local beer from Northern Superior Brewing Company, Wines or Summer Coolers. Reserved seating will be required. Tables of up to 10 people in a group per table. Light snacks will be available to purchase. Parking will be available in the front as well as our front apron (through the gates). Access to patio via Hub Trail. To reserve a table please call 705-254-9521.

MONDAY JULY 4 - Grosse Isle, a group that features the musical meeting of Québécois and Irish traditions, will perform at 8 p.m. at the AlgomaTrad Centre Pavilion. Tickets are available at algomatrad.ca

TUESDAY JULY 5 - Grosse Isle, a group that features the musical meeting of Québécois and Irish traditions, will perform at 7:30 p.m. at the AlgomaTrad Centre Pavilion. Tickets are available at algomatrad.ca

WEDNESDAY JULY 6 - Russell Peters returns to Canada with his Act Your Age World Tour. Following sold-out shows in Chicago, New York, DC, Cairo, Amman, Abu Dhabi and Dubai, Russell is bringing his new act to GFL Memorial Gardens on Wednesday at 8 pm. Buy Tickets