Sandbanks

Sandbanks

Events

Event Name Start Date End Date Location Description
Mother's Day Spring Celebrations May 12, 2019 May 12, 2019 Receive Upon Registration

1:30PM

Spend a lovely afternoon discovering wildflowers, birds, frogs, and other "spring things" on an easy Guided Walk with an experienced Park Naturalist.  Enjoy Afternoon Tea at the historic Maple Rest Heritage House, complete with costumes, music and an art exhibit.  Cost is $10/person; $40/immediate family.  All proceeds to the Friends of Sandbanks.  Preregistration required:  yvette.bree@ontario.ca or 613-393-3319.

Lakeshore Lodge Day July 10, 2019 July 10, 2019 Lakeshore Lodge Day Use Area

1-4pm

Join us for a re-creation of an old fashioned picnic from the 1890s! Discover what was happening at Sandbanks at the time when Ontario's first provincial park was created. Music, games, corn & lemonade, face painting, hay rides and photo ops are all part of the festivities. Most activities are free, though donations are welcome; refreshments and hay rides are provided for a nominal fee to cover costs. 

Sandfest July 17, 2019 July 17, 2019 Mouth of the Outlet River

A fun sand sculpture event from 10 am until 12:30 pm. Bring your shovels and creativity. $1.00/ person or $5.00/ family or group. Participation prizes for everyone. Hosted by the Friends of Sandbanks

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup Event July 19, 2019 July 19, 2019

As part of Healthy Parks and Healthy People Day, we are hosting a shoreline clean up event. Get out in nature and enjoy the sunshine, and help keep our parks healthy too.

Lakeshore Lodge Day August 7, 2019 August 7, 2019 Lakeshore Lodge Day Use Area

1-4pm

Join us for a re-creation of an old fashioned picnic from the 1890s! Discover what was happening at Sandbanks at the time when Ontario's first provincial park was created. Music, games, corn & lemonade, face painting, hay rides and photo ops are all part of the festivities. Most activities are free, though donations are welcome; refreshments and hay rides are provided for a nominal fee to cover costs. 

Lakeshore Lodge Day August 21, 2019 August 21, 2019 Lakeshore Lodge Day Use Area

1-4pm

Join us for a re-creation of an old fashioned picnic from the 1890s! Discover what was happening at Sandbanks at the time when Ontario's first provincial park was created. Music, games, corn & lemonade, face painting, hay rides and photo ops are all part of the festivities. Most activities are free, though donations are welcome; refreshments and hay rides are provided for a nominal fee to cover costs. 

Sandbanks New Wave Music Festival September 14, 2019 September 14, 2019 Sandbanks Provincial Park Amphitheatre

MUSIC, ARTS, HARVEST

for details visit the festival's website @  sandbanksnewwaves.com

Sandbanks Fall Getaway Fun Run September 15, 2019 September 15, 2019 Sandbanks Westlake campground office 2109 County road 12

Celebrating 25 years! Join us for a 5km and 10 km run along the scenic trails and shoreline of Lake Ontario within Sandbanks Provincial Park. Please note that the 10km run qualifies for the Terry Fox Run as well. Hosted by The Friends of Sandbanks for more information visit www.friendsofsandbanks.org for more information. or visit the www.runningroom.com

16th Annual County Marathon - Prince Edward County October 5, 2019 October 6, 2019

42.2 km run:Boston qualifier. Route goes through Sandbanks Provincial Park. Be advised of road closures during run. visit www.thecountymarathon.ca for more information.