Local Events and Festivals

ST-JEAN BAPTISTE CELEBRATIONS
Date: around the 19th to the 24th of June.  See website for specific dates.

This is a French Canadian socio-cultural event where you can enjoy excellent concerts featuring well-known French Canadian artists.
La St-Jean à Kapuskasing

KAPUSKASING LUMBERJACK HERITAGE FESTIVAL
Date: Last weekend of July

This festival is rated as one of the Top 100 Festivals and Events in Ontario. Enjoy lumberjack shows and competitions, kids activities, live entertainment and more.

For more information, visit
Kapuskasing Heritage Lumberjack Festival Website

MOONBEAM’S 1st OF JULY CELEBRATION
Every Canada Day, a variety of events takes place at Remi Lake’s Ouellette’s Bay, situated 6 km from René Brunelle Provincial Park.

Activities include horseshoe and volley-ball tournaments, kids activities, concerts and the famous fireworks over Remi Lake. 

CANADA DAY’S RUN / WALK MARATHON – Moonbeam
Date:  July 1st

People from all over gather in Moonbeam on Canada Day to participate in this popular marathon.  There are many categories to choose from; and you can run, walk or wheelchair on our beautiful nature trails.  Don’t forget to wear red and white clothing.

For more information and for registration forms, visit the following website:
The Canada Day Run/Walk in Moonbeam

TRAILS

photo by KEN REED