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the magic and wonder of
spring in Paris, Ontario, the
prettiest town in Canada!

2018 Events!

2018 Event listing coming soon! Below is our schedule from 2017.


Opening Ceremonies

Saturday, June 3, 10:00am in Lions Park, Paris at the Walter Williams Amphitheatre. Featuring members of the Paris Port Dover Pipe Band and a live butterfly release.

Children’s Activities

Including face painting, bouncy castle (cost: donation), pony rides (cost: $2), clowns, games and lots more!

Live Entertainment in the Park

At the Walter Williams Amphitheatre.

Kiwanis Family Activities

Tent Games, balloon artist and photo booth.

Paris Optimist Craft Show

A unique variety of vendors. To be a vendor, please email:

Community Booths

Information and activities from local community organizations.

County of Brant Public Library Tales & Tech

Stories, technology and so much more!

Kindred Spirits Children’s Art Activity

Children aged JK to Grade 8 are welcome to participate in various art activities.

Mad Science Funstation

Inspire, educate and entertain. Hands-on activities.
Sunday 11:00am – 3:00pm

Conservation & Critters

Hands-on activities with the Grand River Conservation Authority.

Paris Horticultural Society

Annual garden tour of six beautiful gardens in Paris. See ad in brochure for details.

Watch Us Grow!

Garden activity hosted by Walters Garden Centre.

Food Booths

Visit the popular Lions Club food truck or one of our other great food booths right in the park!

Pancake Breakfast

Sunday, June 4, 10:00am presented by the Junior Farmers.

Soap Box Derby

Saturday, June 3, 9:00am
Broadway Street West in Paris
Registration opens at 8:00am
To enter, contact:

Grand River Rafting Company

Guided rafting tours with Grand River Rafting. Saturday and Sunday from 1:00pm – 4:00pm from Lions Park to Bean Park. Return shuttle provided. Cost is a donation.

Up in a Paris Studio

Local artist Holly O. invites you into her studio/gallery.
Friday, June 2, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Saturday, June 3 and Sunday, June 4 from 11:00am - 5:00pm
16 Charlotte St. Paris,



Saturday, June 3

  • 10:00am Grand Opening
  • 10:30am Release of 150 Painted Lady Butterflies
  • 11:00am Osbourne Celtic Arts
  • 12:00pm Darren Boudreau
  • 1:00pm Frisky Business
  • 2:00pm Twin Spin
  • 3:00pm The Patio with CC Alexander and Friends
  • 4:00pm Paris District High School Jazz Band

Sunday, June 4

  • 10:30am Austin Piggotts
  • 11:15am Meghan Edgar
  • 12:00pm C.O.R.E.
  • 1:00pm Sonic Sea
  • 2:00pm Mad Science
  • 2:45pm Joan Minnery and Friends

*Entertainment is subject to change without notice.

Thank you to our 2017 sponsors!