Port Dover has been celebrating Canada's birthday since confederation. Join the party for a day of family fun. 9:00 am - Soap Box Derby at Main & Chapman Sts. 11:00 am - Boat Parade in the harbour 2:00 pm - hour long Calithumpian Parade along Main St. get there early to get a good spot to see the parade. Early evening music and fireworks at Silver Lake Park. Between events, visit the Port Dover Harbour Museum for wonderful look at Port Dover's history as an important port in Canada's past. Enjoy a meal in any of the numerous restaurants offering everything from hot dogs, burgers and pizza to perch & pickerel, crepes, steaks and mid eastern food as well as gourmet pasteries, cookies and much, much more.