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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.

Decorate your bike Parade & Contest


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Port Perry Waterfront/Palmer Park

175 Water St

Scugog, ON



Offered in English.

Wheelchair accessible.




Decorate your bike at home and then ride it proudly during the Bike Parade on Culture Days! Time to start brainstorming your creations!

This year Culture Days will be hosting a bike parade for kids to decorate their bikes at home and then show them off on Saturday September 23rd at 10:30am.

Everyone can begin to assemble at the boardwalk by the playground in Palmer Park at 10am, and the parade will begin once the opening ceremonies for Culture Days finish. The parade will begin there, head down the boardwalk, and then back. The judges will then make their decision and the prizes will be awarded.

There are 7 winning categories

Most Heroic bike All ages

Best Bike Creature All ages

Best Disney Dream Bike All ages

Rainbow All ages

Open Category* by age


9 and Under


* Open Category is the bike riders choice; they may choose one of the 4 themes listed above, or they may do something completely original. The only stipulation to win the Open Category by Age is that the bike must be decorated, and the rider must be costumed.

Be sure to bring your best work, Bike experts from Trail Hub will be Judging the contest!

Nestled in the centre of the East Duffins Headwaters and Durham Forests network of trails, Trail Hub is a community HUB for mountain bikers, hikers, nature lovers, snowshoers & cross country skiers to access over 240km of local trails. From special lifetime events to everyday casual meals with friends & family, the grand post & beam chalet is the perfect place to enjoy delicious local cuisine, infused and inspired by the surroundings and an incredible view.

Trail Hub Contact: Sharon Murdoch [email protected]

Waterfront pathway accessible by wheelchair

Some events will be on the grass



Scugog Arts

Scugog Arts is a creative hub: awakening, inspiring, and connecting you to all the arts. We are an arts space on Queen Street in Port Perry with Resident Artists, monthly exhibitions, and workshops for artists and visitors. Scugog Arts also organizes and hosts multi-arts cultural events, literary programs, festivals, and tours.

Scugog Arts connects the community with public art displays such as our Art You Can Sit On, a memorial to Bill Lishman, ceiling tiles for the hospital, and live theatre and music in the back lot.

Scugog Arts is funded by individual donors, Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation, Vos’ Independent Grocery, Old Flame Brewery, Canadian Tire Port Perry, Central Counties Tourism, and the Canada Summer Jobs program of the Government of Canada. Fundraising efforts always focus on unique ways and various arts disciplines with engaging entertainment for supporters.

This event is part of a hub:

Culture Days at Palmer Park

Scugog Arts Port Perry, ON

Get ready for Culture Days! This year Port Perry's main Hub will be at Palmer Park on Saturday September 23rd, with the farmers market opening at 8, and the Opening ceremonies starting at 10. There will be arts and crafts for kids and adult...