The Button Award Presentation

Watch a great video of the 2018 Button Design award presentation on May 16th.

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Insurance requirements for Market Vendors lifted

Click on the Vendors button above for information about the Market and Vendor Registration Form. Come join the fun on Canada Day!


The Bath and District Lion’s Club is hosting a benefit All You Can Eat Breakfast in support of the 2018 Bath Celebrations.

Breakfast is served from 9-12noon at St John’s Hall

Cost: $7 for adults

$3.50 for kids 6-12, 5 and under eat free.

Entertainment by Fred Brown and Friends

Check out the Music section for entry forms for the Who Will Sing O, Canada Contest

Want to Know Who Won?

Please join us on Wednesday, May 16th as we announce the winners of the 2018 Bath Canada Day Button Design Contest and reveal the name of this year’s Parade Grand Marshall. The meeting takes place at 7pm at the Bath Fire Hall

This meeting will also provide an update for the 2018 activities and programs and should be of interest to volunteers.

Nostalgic Sound Big Band

Begin the Beguine, Tangerine, Pennsylvania 6-5000, Until I Met You – just some of the great songs you’ll hear on May 6th when the Nostalgic Sound Big Band performs at the Bath United Church at 2pm.

Tickets are $25 and available at Schell’s Market and Heritage Point Gifts on Main Street in Bath. Also available by calling Gail at 613-453-0858 or Michelle 613-352-1136

Proceeds support the work of the Bath United Church and 2018 Bath Canada Day Programs.

Thank you in advance for your support. We promise you an afternoon of energetic, entertaining music.

Musical Fundraisers

We are very excited to be sponsoring two great musical performances as fundraisers for 2018 Bath Canada Day programs. Be sure to circle these dates and join us for some really great musical entertainment. 



The Nostalgic Sound Big Band led by Ed Thompson

Sunday, May 6th  2 pm – Doors open at 1:15

Bath United Church, Academy Street, Bath

Refreshments – hors d’ouevres and punch provided by the UCW at intermission

Tickets: $25.00  – Call 613-352-1136 or 613-453-0858 After April 4th, tickets can also be purchased at Schell’s Market and Heritage Point Antiques and Gifts on Main Street in Bath

This event will benefit both Bath Canada Day 2018 programs and the work of the Bath United Church.


The Nostalgic Sound Big Band was formed by Ed Thompson in 2011.  It is a 10 piece Swing Band with a hint of Jazz from time to time.  Our group consists of three saxophones, 3 brass, 3 rhythm and a vocalist.

We have played for the Queen’s University Swing Dance Club, Big Band Fridays in Springer Market Square,Lions Park at Cataraqui, Gananoque Park and 3 performances for a Cabaret in the Fire Hall Theatre in Gananoque.

We promise you an energetic and entertaining afternoon of music


The Monarchs

Saturday, June 9 th  from  7 -11 pm

Loyalist Golf Course Clubhouse, 1 Loyalist Blvd, Bath

Tickets: $15 pp.  Call 613-881-6259 to reserve your tickets.

The restaurant is open till 9 pm so come for a meal, stay for the music.  Snacks available at the bar.


Comprised of five local artists already well known in the area, The Monarchs is a Kingston based band playing Classic Rock n Roll and Country music. All the members of The Monarchs have been part of the local music scene for many years and are well known by music fans and promoters.
Gary Tisdale – Drums and Vocals
John Gamache – Lead Guitar, Acoustic and Vocals
Murray MacDonald – Acoustic and Vocals
Sheila Bedard – Acoustic, Percussion and Vocals
Wayne Sweet – Bass and Vocals

We choose the music we play based on being recognizable, sing-a-longable and danceable, trying to enhance the experience for the audience. The band is very strong instrumentally and, as we all sing, our vocals are quite powerful, with tight harmonies.


Beatles, Herman’s Hermits, Jay & The Americans, Motown, Linda Ronstadt, Fleetwood Mac, Elvis, Ray Charles


The Parade Grand Marshal is a person who has been involved in the life of the Village in a significant way over time. Because of their service Bath is a better place to live, learn, work, worship and play.

We need your help to recognize a worthy individual. If you would like to nominate someone, please send us a short paragraph explaining why you think this person is deserving.

The due date is March 25th.

Nominations can be emailed to

Alternatively you could mail it to

Bath Canada Day Committee

PO.Box 39,

Bath ON, K0H1G0

A selection committee will review the nominations and make the choice.

If you click on the Grand Marshal button you will see examples of recent selections.

Thank you for helping us choose the 2018 Parade Grand Marshal.

Overview of the July 1, 2017 Outdoor Concert

A Trophy for the Bath Gardening Club

Congratulations to the Bath Gardening Club for their award winning entry in the 2017 Bath Canada Day Parade. Clearly a lot of creativity, thought and care went into this Best Canada 150 Theme Float.

Cake Float in Parade