The Great Canadian Picnic 2010 kicks off Canada Week in Phoenix

It’s no secret that Canadians love Arizona with an estimated 500,000 Canadians visiting each winter.  Beginning Saturday, the Phoenix area honors our Canadian neighbors with The Great Canadian PicnicCanada Week.

  • The 2010 Great Canadian Picnic kicks off Canada week.  57 years and counting~ that’s how many years the Great Canadian Picnic has been held in Phoenix and this year’s picnic will be held this SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2010 from 10-3 at South Mountain Park in Phoenix. The Great Canadian Picnic is free and open to the public (and no, you don’t have to be a Canadian to attend).  Games, food, entertainment and raffles ~ So come on out and meet your Canadian neighbors!  Proceeds from the Picnic are used to help pay for children from Calgary to attend Camp Courage, a camp for children survivors of serious burn injuries.  Proceeds also go toward the Youth Ambassador Exchange.
  • Winter Olympics Opening Ceremonies Party.  FRIDAY FEBRUARY, 12TH at 6PM – Cheer on your fellow Canadians!  Mesa Hohokam Stadium (1235 N. Center Street, Mesa) featuring Big Screens, Live Music, Food, A Real Mountie and Olympic Torchbearer.
  • 7th Annual Canada Cup Golf Tournament, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13TH ~ Stonecreek Golf Club, 4435 E Paradise Village Parkway North, PhoenixRegistration from 7:00 am, Shotgun start at 8:00 am.$95.00 entry fee includes: green fees, cart fee, range balls, GPS, Canadian-style lunch, taxes. Mulligans sold separately. To sign up call 602-534-3751 and ask for PJ, or visit
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