Thursday, June 30, 2022

Summer Events, Canada Day Festivals, Fireworks, Guelph Nighthawks and more Activities and Events in the Kitchener Waterloo Area

Please check all the links listed as info tends to change without our knowledge.  We also suggest you go through the full list as some activities require you to pre-register and many have limited spaces. Dates/Times and Prices Vary.

The top part of our list is for ONGOING EVENTS (daily/weekly events) and further down you can see the MONTH SPECIFIC EVENTS

ONGOING IN JULY Swimming and Splashpads - Prices vary

Ira Needles Splashpad at The Boardwalk

Town of St. Marys SuperSplash

Attractions ONTARIO coupons for 2021
Max's Sportsworld

Early Years events on Zoom for registration info visit

Cambridge Libraries Calendar

Region of Waterloo Museum (DOON) events

Joseph Schneider Haus events

Woodside National Historic Site Self Guided Tours Thursday and Fridays

Wellbeing Waterloo Region Calendar

KW Adventure Walks

Kitchener Market Events Calendar


Mondays Show and Shine Car Show @ Partsource Highland Rd.

Chicopee Tube Park - it looks like they are only doing Zip Lining this year

Pups and Poses Yoga Series Tuesdays @ Victoria Park

Free Zumba Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings in Williamsburg

Yoga in the Park Wednesday at Lunchtime @ Victoria Park Clock Tower

Yoga in the Park Wednesdays Evenings @ Victoria Park Clock Tower

Yoga in the Park Thursday Evenings @ Civic Centre Park (between KPL and Centre in the Square)

Uptown Night Market @ Waterloo Public Library

Salsa in the Square @ Waterloo Public Square Thursdays

Stroll Through Historic St. Jacobs Walking Tour - Thursdays and Sundays

July 1 2022
Canada Day Parties

Army, Navy, Airforce Veterans Club

Trinity Church Waterloo Carnival

Canada Day Parties Outside of Kitchener Waterloo

Elora Road Christian Fellowship then select schedule of events and it is listed for Friday Evening

July 1-3

July 2-10
July 3

July 5-10
TAKE A KID TO THE COURSE STARTS JULY 5-10 AT PARTICIPATING COURSES. Free golf for kids when accompanied by a paying adult. Info at Type in Kitchener for the location on the search here

July 6-10
Carnival at the Boardwalk - it says it starts July 6th, but if you look at the comments on the post, it doesn't look like it did, so you may want to check before you head over

July 7-10
Kultrun World Music Festival in St. Jacobs 

July 8
Scotland's Yard Road Hockey Classic @ Catalyst 137

Cruising on King (only Downtown this year, they are not doing the Victoria Park portion)

July 9

Hespeler Music Festival @ Forbes Park

July 10

Unbirthday @ Waterloo Park

July 12

July 13

Guelph Nighthawks @ Sleeman Centre

July 13-17 Rocks the Park in London - Parents' Night Out

July 14-17
Listowel Fair (midway, various events)

Mount Forest Fireworks Festival (a road trip but amazing fireworks)

July 15 

July 15-17
KW Ribfest Kids Zone with Grand River Inflatables

July 16

July 21
Interactive Drumming Presentation & Garden Games at Waterloo Public Library

Boots N' Putts @ Bingemans - info TBA

Outdoor Movie at Waterloo Park - Encanto

July 22

July 22-23
Paris Night Market 

July 22-24
Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival @ Waterloo City Hall 

July 23 
A Visit From Space with Canadian Space Agency Astronaut Jeremy Hansen at Waterloo Rec Complex

July 24
Shark Week starts July 24th.  Here are some fun viewing party ideas

July 25
Grand River Flamenco Fest

July 27
Hamlet @ Civic Centre Park (between KPL and Centre in the Square)

July 29-31

July 30-Aug 1
Pirate Festival Guelph

July 31
Community Bike Ride starts at Centre in the Square 

Looking Ahead to AUGUST

Kitchener Blue Festival



  1. Wow! This is a great, extensive list! We will definitely be taking the short trip from London to KW for some of these.

  2. Wow, this is an amazing list! Wish we had some of these events happening in Vancouver!

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  5. Very great post, with TONS of events and things to do! Definitely saving this one!

  6. Such a great, comprehensive list. Thanks for the work you put in to put this together!