10 Crazy Canadian Festivals that Showcase Canada’s Eccentric Side
(So maybe Ottawa didn’t make the cut for crazy festivals, but we sure do have our share of FANTASTIC festivals, events and fairs!!)
1. Elvis Festival, Collingwood, Ontario
Good campy fun for some people, serious business for others, the Elvis Festival draws a variety of people to Collingwood, Ontario, every summer to celebrate the music and legend of Elvis Presley.
Elvis impersonators and tribute artists – mimicking the young, rubbery one, the bloated, forgetful one and all the ones in between, can be seen strolling the streets and performing around town.
2. Rock, Paper, Scissors World Championship in Toronto, Ontario
Touted as the ultimate, nonviolent conflict resolution, the game of Rock, Paper, Scissors is not just a children’s pastime and the stakes are high at this amusing and surprisingly compelling world competition at Steam Whistle Brewing in Toronto.
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