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Special Events and Attractions

Cornwall is home to a number of special events and attractions that serve to celebrate local culture, heritage and community life. Below you will find links and information on the various events and attractions that help to make Cornwall such a special place:







Cornwall Seaway Lions Club Ribfest

Hosted in Lamoureux Park, Cornwall Seaway Lions Club Ribfest features professional rib teams, live entertainment, a midway and other activities. Admission to the event is free.

This year's Ribfest is being held from July 25, 26, 27.

Click here to visit the Cornwall Seaway Lions Club Ribfest website


Kinsmen Cornwall Waterfest - Dragon Boat Race - Artfest

Cornwall Waterfest has quickly grown to become one of Cornwall's most popular summer events!

The festival is staged at the historic old Cornwall Canal. In addition to the popular Dragon Boat Races, this event features a very popular ArtFest which has over 40 local and area artisans with a wide variety of products.  The Waterfest Stage hosts a variety of free entertainment throughout the day.

This year's Waterfest is being held on August 8th.

Click here to visit the Waterfest website


Arts in the Park

Entering its 29th season, Arts in the Park is a series of free, family friendly, musical entertainment, and outdoor movie presentations.

The concert series is held outdoors at the Lion's Club Bandshell, where everyone is always welcome. Bring your chair, blanket and picnic basket to Lamoureux Park and enjoy music performed by many popular local artists and performers. All evening performances begin at 7:00 p.m. and are weather permitting.

Click here for more information on Arts in the Park