Lamoureux Park To Host Parade Of Nations And Terry Fox Run This Weekend

September 16, 2011

Lamoureux Park will be buzzing with activity this weekend as the waterfront park plays host to a pair of community events.

The People and Kite Festival of the Parade of Nations will be held on Saturday and Sunday, with the majority of the festivities based in Lamoureux Park.

The cultural event will begin with a parade from St. Lawrence College on Saturday at 10:30 am, and it will continue in Lamoureux Park with entertainment, a trade show for artists and artisans and other activities on both Saturday and Sunday from 12 pm on.

On Sunday, there will be a kite flying contest near the RCAFA Wing 424 on Water Street from 10 am to 3 pm.

For more info on the event, visit the Parade of Nations website.

Meanwhile, the Terry Fox Run for Cancer Research will be held in Lamoureux Park from 7:30 am to 12 pm. Kicking off at the Cornwall Civic Complex, participants will walk, run, ride and skate along the recreational path while raising money for a good cause.

 

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