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Avon Boat Rentals

Paddleboat not for you, then how about a canoe?  
Canoes have been on the river for over 135 years - why not see why with a quiet paddle down the Avon River?  
More adventurous than a paddleboat or a canoe, why not then try one of our kayaks?  

When: Open Daily from May. 18th to Sep. 15th, 2019
Where: Avon Boat Rentals, Stratford
Cost: $24/hr/Paddleboats, $25/hr/Canoes, $16/hr/Kayaks, $40/1.5 hours/Rowboats (Includes all equipment and taxes)
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Contact: 519-271-7739
www.avonboatrentals.ca



Bicycle Rentals

Traverse the picturesque parklands of Stratford and take in the scenery at your own pace when you rent a bike.  Light lunches are available on the patio. Bicycle rentals include helmet and lock.  Great rates for 2 or more days, please enquire.

When: Open Daily from May. 18th to Sep. 7th, 2019
Where: Avon Boat Rentals, Stratford
Cost: 1 hour/$16, Half Day/$25, $30/Full Day
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Contact: 519-271-7739
www.avonboatrentals.ca



Stratford’s Ultimate Canada Day Celebration

The festival will feature family-friendly programming, entertainment, fun activities and food trucks. Live performances on the main stage include Trent Severn, Upside of Maybe, Strings & Traps, The Jazz Gents, all hosted by Folk Army.

Other event highlights include the Cozy Can Photo Booth, Hector the Caricaturist, strolling performers, face painting, water safety games, temporary tattoos, Thomson horse-drawn carriage rides, and child-friendly activities by the Gallery Stratford, Stratford Lions Pool and Stratford Public Library.

The outdoor celebration will be enjoyed rain or shine, and organizers encourage those attending to come decked out in the best of red and white Canadian clothing.

On the holiday, a free public swim will take place at the Lions Pool from 2pm-4pm. For a complete schedule of activities, visit www.stratfordcanada.ca.

Other celebrations across the city include the Kinsmen Club of Stratford’s annual Canada Day Parade starting at 6pm and fireworks display at SERC starting at 8pm.

When:  Monday Jul. 1st, 2019
Where: Market Square, Stratford
Cost: Free
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www.stratfordcanada.ca.



Juliet III Cruise Boat Tours

The Tour Boat, running every half hour, is a great way to spend the afternoon on the River. 

There have been a few tour boats over the years spanning from the mid 1800's up to today. Officially their has been the Juliet I, II, and now III, but predating this there has also been a Juliet tour Boat back in the mid 1800's as pictured below. Countless tours have taken place over the years and proudly for more than 50 years the Herr family has carried on this tradition. Come enjoy a relaxing ride down the river and discover why this has been a tradition for many year and many more to come.

When: Open Daily from May. 18th to Sep. 7th, 2019
Where: Avon Boat Rentals, Stratford
Cost: $8.50/A, $7.50/SR, $3.50/CH (12 and under), $5.50/Youth (13-18 years)
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Contact: 519-271-7739
www.avonboatrentals.ca