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Festivals & Events

Welland is home to many great community events. Visit this event calendar often for information about upcoming community events and immerse yourself in the wide range of activities across our great city.

To have your event included on the city’s Calendar of Events & Civic Square Lobby Information E-boards please forward event details in a JPG or PDF poster format. Plus a brief description of the event within the email to webmaster@welland.ca. Please note that events must be hosted in Welland and hosted by a non-profit organization. Events will be added to the city’s Calendar of Events & Civic Square Lobby Information E-boards at the full discretion of city staff.


Calendar

July

3

Cora Regatta  ≫

Sunday, Jul. 3  2022 -

at the WIFC Sourth Course



3

Canadian Tire Welland Floatfest  ≫

Sunday, Jul. 3  2022 -

Sunday July 3rd, 2022 @ 10:00 a.m.
Registration starts at 10 a.m. Floating begins at noon andeveryone starts to exit the water at 7:00 p.m.

Lincoln Street Docks / Rotary Club of Welland Park



8

Music in the Piazza  ≫

Friday, Jul. 8  2022 -

Join us at Welland Civic Square for free lunchtime concerts



8

2022 Concerts on the Canal  ≫

Friday, Jul. 8  2022 -

The free shows will take place at Merritt Park Amphitheatre (151 King Street) starting at 7 p.m.

This year, the event features a wide variety of musical genres and includes artists from both Welland and the Niagara Region.

Friday, July 8th - The Mandevilles with special guests Sleepy Jean and Chelsea Crites



9

Empire Sportsplex Grand Opening Weekend  ≫

Saturday, Jul. 9  2022 -

We welcome the public to join us July 9 to celebrate the grand opening of our Empire Sportplex.

The day will include a ribbon cutting ceremony with honorary speakers from all parties involved. There will be live entertainment, sport demonstrations on the multi-courts by local sport organizations, drop-in sessions, sponsor activations, prizes and much more.



10

Row Ontario Provincial Masters Regatta  ≫

Sunday, Jul. 10  2022 -

at the WIFC North Course



15

Music in the Piazza  ≫

Friday, Jul. 15  2022 -

Join us at Welland Civic Square for free lunchtime concerts



16

WOD High Performance Regatta  ≫

Saturday, Jul. 16  2022 -

at the WIFC North Course



16

Welland County Raceway - Do It In The Dirt  ≫

Saturday, Jul. 16  2022 -

Race Night - Rider Autograph Night

Races start at 7 pm; 603 Netherby Road, Welland



22

Music in the Piazza  ≫

Friday, Jul. 22  2022 -

Join us at Welland Civic Square for free lunchtime concerts



22

2022 Concerts on the Canal  ≫

Friday, Jul. 22  2022 -

The free shows will take place at Merritt Park Amphitheatre (151 King Street) starting at 7 p.m.

This year, the event features a wide variety of musical genres and includes artists from both Welland and the Niagara Region.

Friday, July 22nd - Simply Queen with special guests J.I.N



23

Row Ontario Provincial Championships  ≫

Saturday, Jul. 23  2022 -

at the WIFC North Course



24

Row Ontario Provincial Championships  ≫

Sunday, Jul. 24  2022 -

at the WIFC North Course



29

WOD Trials & Championships  ≫

Friday, Jul. 29  2022 -

at the WIFC North Course



29

Music in the Piazza  ≫

Friday, Jul. 29  2022 -

Join us at Welland Civic Square for free lunchtime concerts



29

2022 Concerts on the Canal  ≫

Friday, Jul. 29  2022 -

The free shows will take place at Merritt Park Amphitheatre (151 King Street) starting at 7 p.m.

This year, the event features a wide variety of musical genres and includes artists from both Welland and the Niagara Region.

Friday, July 29th - Drag it to the Canal - an evening presented by Pride Niagara



30

WOD Trials & Championships  ≫

Saturday, Jul. 30  2022 -

at the WIFC North Course



30

Welland County Raceway - Do It In The Dirt  ≫

Saturday, Jul. 30  2022 -

Race Night - Vintage/Reunion Night

Races start at 7 pm; 603 Netherby Road, Welland



31

WOD Trials & Championships  ≫

Sunday, Jul. 31  2022 -

at the WIFC North Course



August

5

Music in the Piazza  ≫

Friday, Aug. 5  2022 -

Join us at Welland Civic Square for free lunchtime concerts



6

Niagara 2022 Canada Summer Games  ≫

Saturday, Aug. 6  2022 -

The 2022 Canada Summer Games will be hosted in the Niagara Region from August 6 to August 21. With Baseball, Canoe Kayak, Open Water Swim, Soccer, Tennis and Triathlon events taking place across venues within Welland.



12

2022 Concerts on the Canal  ≫

Friday, Aug. 12  2022 -

The free shows will take place at Merritt Park Amphitheatre (151 King Street) starting at 7 p.m.

This year, the event features a wide variety of musical genres and includes artists from both Welland and the Niagara Region.

Friday, August 12th - Early Elton with special guests Dueling Pianos Niagara



13

Niagara 2022 Canada Summer Games  ≫

Saturday, Aug. 13  2022 -

The 2022 Canada Summer Games will be hosted in the Niagara Region from August 6 to August 21. With Baseball, Canoe Kayak, Open Water Swim, Soccer, Tennis and Triathlon events taking place across venues within Welland.



20

Niagara 2022 Canada Summer Games  ≫

Saturday, Aug. 20  2022 -

The 2022 Canada Summer Games will be hosted in the Niagara Region from August 6 to August 21. With Baseball, Canoe Kayak, Open Water Swim, Soccer, Tennis and Triathlon events taking place across venues within Welland.



20

Welland County Raceway - Do It In The Dirt  ≫

Saturday, Aug. 20  2022 -

Rain Date (If required)

Races start at 7 pm; 603 Netherby Road, Welland



26

Music in the Piazza  ≫

Friday, Aug. 26  2022 -

Join us at Welland Civic Square for free lunchtime concerts



26

2022 Concerts on the Canal  ≫

Friday, Aug. 26  2022 -

The free shows will take place at Merritt Park Amphitheatre (151 King Street) starting at 7 p.m.

This year, the event features a wide variety of musical genres and includes artists from both Welland and the Niagara Region.

Friday, August 26th - Pink Floyd Niagara, with special guests Riders on the Storm - A Live Celebration of: The Doors



September

10

Welland County Raceway - Do It In The Dirt  ≫

Saturday, Sep. 10  2022 -

Fall Classic

5 pm start time; 603 Netherby Road, Welland



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