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Canada 150

Cornwall Celebrates Canada 150

Upcoming Events


Cailuan Gallery Presents: 1917 Canada Comes of Age

1917 Canada Comes of Age is a multi-artist, multi-city painting exhibition that examines this most critical year in the formation of our nation.  The Canada 150 Committee is sponsoring the opening night Vernissage at Cailuan Gallery, 225 Pitt Street, on Friday, November 10th from 7 pm to 9 pm. It's free to attend and everyone is welcome!

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The Calendar of Canada 150 Events

January & February









Meet the Canada 150 Committee

Canada 150 Committee

The City of Cornwall has established a Canada 150 Committee to help plan and support special events throughout the year to help mark Cornwall's Canada 150 celebrations.

Committee members including (seated from left) Kevin Lajoie (staff resource), Councillor Elaine MacDonald, Claude Poirier (Chair), Chantal Gilmour, (standing from left) Lorne Taillon (staff resource), Terry Muir, Danielle Duplantie, Paul St-Onge, Lucie Hart, Jamie Fawthrop (staff resource) and John Gilmour.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Want to be a part of Cornwall's Canada 150 celebrationsl? We are looking for sponsors and partners!

There are sponsorship opportunities available for businesses and organizations who wish to participate! For more information, please call Jamie Fawthrop at (613) 938-9898 ext. 4026.

Click here to access the Sponsorship Package

Several sponsors have already jumped on board for Light Up Cornwall en lumières in Lamoureux Park. They include:

  • Lowe's Home Improvement
  • Raisin Region Conservation Authority
  • Optimist Club of Cornwall



Additional Information

For additional information on the Festival of Lights or Cornwall's Canada 150 celebrations, contact:

James Fawthrop
Division Manager, Parks & Recreation
City of Cornwall
(613) 938-9898 ext. 4026

Lorne Taillon
Leisure Arts Coordinator
City of Cornwall
(613) 938-9898 ext. 2