Presqu'ile

Presqu'ile

Events

Event Name Start Date End Date Location Description
Warblers and Whimbrels Weekend May 18, 2019 May 19, 2019 Lighthouse Centre and Owen Pt

View the elusive Whimbrel and the many colourful warblers as they migrate to their northern nesting grounds. Enjoy bird-finding walks, bird-banding, and evening programs. Friends’ fund-raising BBQ at 11AM at the Lighthouse Centre. Lighthouse Centre and Friends’ Gift Shop open 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Yoga & Bird Walks June 8, 2019 July 19, 2019 Amphitheatre Field

For the second year, Presqu'ile welcomes Leslie Abram of Get Yoga studio in nearby Trenton, Ontario, for a series of yoga and bird walk events this summer! On June 8, 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. July 19 is Healthy Parks, Healthy People (HPHP) Day - entrance to Presqu'ile is free on this date! 

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.

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.

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

Bird banding, Monarch tagging and guided nature walks celebrate this weekend of fall migration.

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.