Park and Friends Events

Presqu'ile Provincial Park in cooperation with the Friends of Presqu'ile Park offer seasonal educational programming, as well as special events, to the public.  Unless stated, all programs are free with park admission. Daily Vehicle Permits are required for park entry at all times of the year.  The calendar at the bottom of this page indicates the timing of any special events or opening hours of visitor centres.  Click on the event name in the calendar for more details.

The schedule for Discovery (education) programs and special events are posted below.  For more information, please contact Presqu'ile's Chief Park Naturalist at 613-475-4324 ext. 225.


Discovery Program Activity Schedule


Friends of Presqu'ile Barbecue Schedule




2022 Calendar of Events

Dates and details of some 2022 events are still pending Ontario Parks approval.

March 19 & 20, 10:00am to 4:00pm
Waterfowl Weekend

World-class waterfowl viewing during the spring migration.  Volunteer naturalists will help you view and identify over 25 different species of ducks, geese, and swans. 

May 21 & 22, starting at 6:30am
Warblers and Whimbrels Weekend

View the elusive Whimbrels and many colourful Warblers as they migrate to their northern nesting grounds.  

July and August
Summer Interpretive Program 

Programs will be posted throughout the Park, every week.  


july 30 & 31, 10:00 am to 10:00 pm
History Weekend

Relive Presqu’ile’s storied past and take part in events.  Participate in old-fashioned field games, children’s boat-building bee and regatta, ghost walks, a history play, and more.


September 3 & 4, starting at 8:00 am
Monarchs and Migrants Weekend

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