Presqu'ile

Presqu'ile

Events

Event Name Start Date End Date Location Description
Yoga & Bird Walks June 22, 2019 June 22, 2019 Amphitheatre Field

For the second year, Presqu'ile welcomes Leslie Abram of Get Yoga studio in nearby Trenton, Ontario, for two yoga and bird walk events this summer! On June 22, and July 19, 2019, Leslie will be leading a morning yoga session at 8:30am. Enjoy a yoga class in the heart of the campgrounds, with the breeze coming off the lake. Afterwards, take a walk and see how many birds you can find.

Regular park entry fees apply. 

Summer Interpretive Program June 29, 2019 September 1, 2019 Throughout the park

Guided walks, children’s programs and evening slide shows offered daily except Wednesdays. Check out www.friendsofpresqu’ile.on.ca for details on receiving specific weekly schedule. Nature Centre and Lighthouse Interpretive Centre open daily.

Yoga and Bird Walk - HPHP Day July 19, 2019 July 19, 2019 Campfire Field by Amphitheatre

Meet at 8:30am for some yoga on the lawn (bring a mat or towel) and follow that up with a bird walk.  Courtesy of Get Yoga of Trenton. July 19 is Healthy Parks, Healthy People (HPHP) Day - entrance to Presqu'ile is free on this date! 

Mammal Day! July 20, 2019 July 20, 2019 Amphitheatre and Campfire Circle

A full day event with multiple programs throughout the day. Come for a guided walk in the morning to explore and learn about the diversity of mammals at Presqu’ile Provincial Park. The afternoon will feature a Fun Fair style program composed of mammal themed hands on activities, costumes, crafts, games and an information booth. End the day with an evening program with special guests, Soper Creek Wildlife Rescue, to see live mammals and discover more about their incredible abilities. All ages welcome, all events free with park admission. 

History Weekend August 3, 2019 August 4, 2019 throughout the park

Relive Presqu’ile’s storied past with historically based events such as a fashion show, old-fashioned field games, children’s boat-building bee, and a ghost walk to discover the parks' journey through time.

Species at Risk Day August 17, 2019 August 17, 2019 Amphitheatre and Campfire Circle

A full day event with multiple programs throughout the day. Come for a mini bio-blitz and scavenger hunt in the morning to explore and discover a snapshot of the plants and animals of Presqu’ile Provincial Park. The afternoon will feature a Fun Fair style program composed of species at risk themed hands-on activities, crafts, games and an information booth. End the day with an evening program with special guests, Sciensational Ssnakes, come meet some of Ontario's species at risk up close and personal. All ages welcome, all events free with park admission.  

Monarchs & Migrants Weekend August 31, 2019 September 1, 2019

Celebrate the miracle of migration.  Let a tagged butterfly go at our Monarch tagging demonstration (1pm to 3pm), see birds up close at the bird banding demo (8am to noon) or join us on one of our guided nature walks featuring migrating birds and butterflies.  .

Christmas at Presqu'ile November 2, 2019 November 10, 2019 Christmas at Presqu'ile takes in the Nature Centre and Stonehedge buildings at Presqu'ile Provincial Park.

Quality arts and crafts available at this juried show. A fund raiser for the Friends of Presqu’ile. Event occurs first two weekends in November and the Wednesday between - November 2 and 3, 6, 9 and 10.