Communities in East Prince will be busy this Canada Day.
9:30 a.m. – Master Packaging Bike Rodeo in the hockey arena parking lot.
10:30 a.m. – Morning coffee with Sharon at the library.
Noon – Flag raising/cake cutting ceremony and town awards at the fire hall.
1:30 p.m. – Prize bingo.
2 to 4 p.m. – Games and activities inside the rink including an airbrush tattoo artist. Inflatable bouncy house outside in the park, as well as a show and tell with the fire department.
2:30 p.m. – Bunny trails pet ranch
3: p.m. – Community barbecue, cooked and served by town council
At the train station
11 a.m. to noon – Lady Slipper Dancers
Noon – opening ceremonies
Royal Canadian Legion colour party
Raising of the flag by Kensington Police Service
O’Canada, sung by Samantha Munden
Prayer by Rev. Margie Fagen
Mayor Gordon Coffin, Town of Kensington
Honorable Wes Sheridan, Province of P.E.I.
Honorable Wayne Easter, Government of Canada
Senator Elizabeth Hubley, Senate of Canada
Community awards – Citizen and Youth of the Year
Kensington Art Gallery presentation – Lisa Genova
Noon to 2 p.m. – Bunny Trails Petting Zoo, face painting and balloon art
12:20 p.m. – Cake cutting
12:30 to 1 p.m. – Musical entertainment by Nathan Condon
1 to 1:30 p.m. – Musical entertainment by Samantha Munden
1:30 to 2 p.m. – Musical entertainment by Allan and Taylor Sonier
11:30 a.m. – Dog show and activities for children. Going throughout the day.
2 p.m. – Opening ceremonies of the new Musical Village.
7 to10 p.m. – Family dance at the arena, featuring Réveil, to follow
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Local entertainment, trivia, dedication to Campsie and Roger MacLean, prizes for ‘best dressed Canadian” with a barbecue to follow.