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1000 Islands Pirate Days 2015

pirate-days-captain-jack-sparrow-2Take a step back in time at the Gananoque Pirate Festival. Visit the Pirate Village with live music, tarot card readers, wood carvers, a blacksmith, potters, a tall ship manned with pirates, cannons and guns! KIDS ZONE and of course no Pirate Festival would be complete without the notorious Captain Jack! We would never forget the big kids so come out and test your skills on the tippy ladder, cool off on the giant water slide or listen to great music on the waterfront mainstage.

July 10th – July 12th at Noon – Grog Contest: Visit participating outlets to and be sure to purchase a tasty grog concocted by their devious pirate staff! Be sure to fill out a ballot for your tasty treat and see who will win the Infamous Best Grog Award!


7:30 pm – Pirate parade (meet at the Gananoque Recreation Centre by 7 pm for line-up)

7:30 pm to 10:30 pm – KIDS ZONE – games, crafts, obstacle course and more

8:15 pm – Hairband doing 70’s funk

9:30 pm – Thriller Canada doing the best of the Jacksons and Michael Jackson

11:00 pm – Village Closes


10:00 am: Waterfront Family breakfast with Captain Jack

10:30 am to 7 pm – KIDS ZONE

11:00 am – Capt’n Tor and the Naer-Do-Well-Cads on Kid’s Stage

12:30 PM  Dolce Vita

12:30 – 3:00 pm: Kingston Fencing demonstrations.

2:00 PM: Bellyflop Contest

3:00 – Captain Tor and the N’aer De Well Cads

4:30 pm – Dolce Vita

7:00 pm – Pirate Waterfront Dinner with host Captain Jack. Must be 19 or older $35 per person. (For tickets call: 613-381-8427)

8:00 pm – Jolly Rogers doing dance rock.

9:30: Crush doing the best of Bon Jovi

1000 Islands Family Ribfest 2015

Come and enjoy a great day or stay for the weekend in the heart of the 1000 Islands.  Browse, shop, relax, taste the delicious ribs and discover the sites, legends, and history Gananoque has to offer. See why we call it paradise! This weekend offers something for everyone! Four days of fun for the whole family with music, children’s entertainment, vendors, beer tent, and of course, lots of great ribs and pulled pork to eat! We’ll Be Ribbin’ & Rockin at the 1000 Islands Family Ribfest!

Event Details1000 Islands Family Ribfest

When: June 26, 27, 28, and July 1, 2014

Where: Gananoque Town Park