Event Name Start Date End Date Location Description
Festival of Flight May 1, 2018 May 20, 2018 Rondeau Provincial Park

The songbirds are on the move and Rondeau is once again filled with bursts of colour and song! Be sure to drop by the Visitor Centre for the most recent sightings and stay full and caffeinated at the Birder's Breakfast and Lunch put on by the Friends of Rondeau. The Visitor Centre will be open daily from 7:00am - 5:00pm from May 1st - 20th.

Bird Hike Schedule

MONDAYS 7:30am & 1:00pm

TUESDAYS 7:30am & 7:00pm (7:00pm hike meets at the Marsh Trail)

WEDNESDAYS 7:30am & 1:00pm

THURSDAYS 7:30am & 1:00pm (1:00pm hikes are at the Blenheim Sewage Lagoons. Please check in at the Visitor Centre for a permit and directions – you will meet at the lagoons)

FRIDAYS 7:30am & 7:00pm (7:00pm hike meets at the Marsh Trail)

SATURDAYS 7:30am & 1:00pm

SUNDAYS 7:30am & 1:00pm

All hikes are $10 a person with a 20 person maximum per hike. Stop by the Visitor Centre or call 519-674-1768 for more information or to pre-register. All 7:30am and 1:00pm hikes meet at the Visitor Centre (unless otherwise stated), and hikes typically last 1.5 – 2 hours. Beginner, intermediate and advanced birders are welcome!

Be sure to register for Rondeau's Big Day Birding Competition which runs over 24 hours on May 12th - 13th! 

Healthy Parks Healthy People Day (FREE DAY USE) July 20, 2018 July 20, 2018 Rondeau Provincial Park

Want to improve your memory, decrease stress and improve your sleep quality?? More time in nature is all you need! Take advantage of a free day at Rondeau and join us for a full day of healthy activities.

Call the Visitor Centre for more information at 519-674-1768.

Rondeau's Reptile Day August 18, 2018 August 18, 2018 Bayside Picnic Shelter (across from the Park Store)

Come learn how Rondeau is protecting our amazing reptile species during a fun-filled day for the whole family! Meet with our reptile research teams, participate in guided hikes and children's programming, and help support the work being done with our Adopt-a-Turtle Program!

Call the Visitor Centre for more information at 519-674-1768. 

The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup September 9, 2018 September 9, 2018 Rondeau Provincial Park

It's that time of year again! Time to work together to keep Rondeau's shoreline beautiful! If you would like to volunteer for this event, please register by calling the Visitor Centre at 519-674-1768. A BBQ lunch will be provided to thank all of our hardworking volunteers!

Monarch Migration Festival September 16, 2018 September 16, 2018

Join us as we say goodbye to the Monarch Butterflies for another year. There will be tagging demonstrations, an artisan show, guided butterfly hikes, crafts, a BBQ lunch and so much more!

Call the Visitor Centre for more information at 519-674-1768.