Parks, City of Weyburn to hold some Canada Day events

There will be some activities available for people to enjoy on Canada Day, on Wednesday, July 1, including fireworks in a few locations.

The City of Weyburn will hold their fireworks display, but have cancelled their normal slate of activities as the Leisure Centre is not yet open.

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The fireworks show will be held at dusk at the west end of the fairgrounds, after 10 p.m.

There are activities planned at Nickle Lake Regional Park, including a site decorating contest, where campers are urged to decorate their site with red and white. Judging will take place all week, and the winner will be announced at 11 a.m.

There will also be a Bike Parade. Children are urged to decorate their bike and meet at the Beaver Den. They will (socially distant) line up and ride around the park. Campers are encouraged to come out to cheer on the little parade, and there will be prizes for the best decorated bike.

A craft time will be held at the Beaver Den from 11 a.m. to noon and 1 to 2:30 p.m. for some Canada Day Crafting. Only 10 are allowed at a time and parents must attend to ensure guidelines. Those interested should bring a coloured T-shirt (red would be best). In addition, there will be free mini-golf from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Clubs are available at the Beaver Den.

Mainprize Regional Park will hold a golf cart parade at 2 p.m. Those interested can bring their golf cart or ATV to the maintenance shop.

The park will also hold fireworks at dusk.

The Village of Pangman will hold fireworks around 10 p.m. at the railway tracks.