Celebrate Canada 150 in Lennox & Addington! On Saturday, August 19th at 7pm, join thousands of spectators for an unforgettable evening of FREE entertainment outside on the grounds of the County Court House at 97 Thomas Street East in Napanee.
Enjoy live performances from The Irish Descendants, 70's Revolution featuring Andrew Martin, Sol & the Switchblades and Circus Orange.
An event like this only happens once every 150 years, so let's celebrate, Lennox & Addington!
Proudly presented by:
This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada.
Ce projet est financé en partie par le gouvernement du Canada.
Headliner: The Irish Descendants
The Irish Descendants are a Juno award winning folk music group from St John's, Newfoundland. Their music is a blend of Irish Newfoundland songs and tunes. Take a listen here.
70's Revolution featuring Andrew Martin
Andrew and his band will be bringing us some of the greatest hits of the 1970's. You will be dancing in your seats to funk, soul, disco and classic rock. Check out 70's Revolution featuring Andrew Martin here.
Join us for an explosive performance from Circus Orange! Offering a thrilling high impact pyrotechnic show that will take your breath away and leave you amazed. Find out more about Circus Orange here.
Sol & The Switchblades
A three piece Rockabilly band playing your favourite music from the 50s and 60s! Check out their Facebook page here.
Schedule of Events
- 7:00pm - Sol and the Switchblades
- 7:30pm - Opening Ceremonies
- 7:45pm - 70's Revolution with Andrew Martin
- 8:20pm - The Irish Descendants
- 9:50pm - Circus Orange Fire & Pyro Performance
Please be advised that roads near the Lennox & Addington County Court House will be closed to traffic on Saturday, August 19th from approximately 5 – 11 pm. These closures are in effect to accommodate Lennox & Addington County’s Canada 150 Celebration taking place outside behind the Court House.
Please note that residents living within these areas will still be admitted vehicle access, as well as vehicle entry will be limited to those with MTO issued Accessible Parking Permits.
Roads will be closed at the following locations:
- Thomas Street East at East Street
- Alma Street at Bridge Street
- Adelphi Street at Bridge Street
What to Bring
We want you to create lasting memories of this grand celebration. Here are some things you can bring that will help guarantee you have an amazing night out!
- Your Family
- Your Friends
- Your Lawn Chair
- Your Camera
- Your Singing Voice
- Your Dancing Shoes
Make a Day of It
With many great restaurants and eateries to choose from in Lennox & Addington County, why not round up family and friends and enjoy a great meal before heading to the Canada 150 celebration?
No time? Not to worry! At the event there will be burgers, hot dogs, drinks, candy floss and much more available for purchase. Thanks to the Rotary Club of Napanee for providing their services.
Museum & Archives
The Lennox & Addington County Museum & Archives will be open from 10am - 8pm. Admission is free for the day. Visitors can enjoy a variety of Canada-themed exhibits currently on display.
Explore and learn more about the Museum & Archives here.