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Labour Day Events 2016

Sunday, September 4, 2016
To Monday, September 5, 2016
12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
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Sunday, September 4, 2016


Old Mill Park, 16 Kent St. East
For more information, contact James Milhern, 705-324-7841

Monday, September 5, 2016


Parade and picnic
Parade starts at 9:30a.m.,
York & Pearl
Picnic and BBQ at Dundurn Park
Prizes for adults and children
Parking available at OPSEU office, 505 York Blvd.


Parade and picnic
10:00a.m. to 2:00p.m.
Parade starts at 10:30a.m.
McBurney Park (Clergy St. at Ordnance St.)
OPSEU members, please gather at trailer for handouts and T-shirts
Kingston DLC

Leeds & Grenville and Lanark

11:00a.m. to 2:00p.m.
Hardy Park Bandshell, Brockville
BBQ, live music, kids games and activities
OPSEU members, please meet at van for literature and t-shirts
Leeds, Grenville, and Lanark Labour Day Poster


Parade, Niagara Area Council
Pen Centre
Brenda Allan, chair of Niagara Area Council will be there at 10:00 am to hand out OPSEU t-shirts and flags (first come, first served)
BBQ and musical entertainment also planned for your enjoyment!

North Bay

March and BBQ
North Bay Waterfront
Bouncy house, free bubbles, Pokemon lures, cotton candy and popcorn.
OPSEU members and family stop in to get your "We Own it" t-shirt and cooler sling!! (while supplies last)


Couchiching Park
10:00a.m. to 3:00p.m.
For more information, contact Doris Middleton, 705-238-8003


Picnic at Memorial Park, Oshawa
For more information, contact John MacDonald, 905-424-2776


Labour Day parade and picnic
12:00p.m. to 1:00p.m.
Meet at the OPSEU flags for materials and t-shirts
Picnic at McNabb Park (Gladstone Ave. and Bronson Ave.)
1:00p.m. to 4:00p.m.
Ottawa Labour Day Poster EN and FR


Labour Day Family Fun Day
10:30a.m. to 2:00p.m.
Pembroke Marina
Renfrew and District and Labour Council
Please meet at 10:30a.m. for t-shirts and handouts
 Pembroke Labour Day Poster

12:00p.m. to 2:30p.m.
Nicholas Oval Parkhill
For more information, contact Peterborough District Labour Council, 705-742-9286

Port Elgin

11:00a.m. to 1:00p.m.
To participate in parade, meet at Home Hardware at 10:30 am.
Non-perishable food items will be collected for Port Elgin Food Bank
BBQ, puppet show, face painting, music, classic cars and guest speakers to follow at Family Education Centre
Event is open to public, shuttle buses available to the Centre from the parade route.

Sault Ste. Marie

11:30a.m. to 4:00p.m.
Sault Ste. Marie and DLC
Roberta Bondar Pavilion
Get your OPSEU "We Own it" t-shirt and cooler sling!! (while supplies last)
For more information, contact Jeff Arbus, 705-255-0751


Bell Park
OPSEU members and family stop in to get your "We Own it" t-shirt and cooler sling!! (while supplies last)
Other cool goodies, popcorn, speeches and live music.


Solidarity March and BBQ
Cotton candy, batting cages, mini putt, face painting, fishpond at Hollinger Park.
OPSEU members and family stop in to get your "We Own it" t-shirt and cooler sling!! (while supplies last)


Southeast corner of University Ave. and Dundas St.,
March ends at CNE
Details of Region 5 Labour Day


Waterloo Park, 4:00p.m.
50 Young St. West
BBQ, children’s activities (face painting, play area, balloons), live music

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