News release

A Simple Act Can Change a Life – Learn CPR on July 11

Entertainment and activities | July 4, 2018

The City’s Recreation team in collaboration with community partners will host a CPR Day and Family Fun event on July 11 at Mississauga Celebration Square.

The event will celebrate the completion of a 24-hour CPR relay, where 100 teams of four will take turns performing CPR on ACTAR training products in 15-minute intervals. There will be interactive activities for all ages including emergency vehicle displays, a public CPR class, mock emergency situation and more.

CPR Day and Family Fun event

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
6 – 8:30 p.m.

Schedule of events

  • 6 p.m. Welcome and opening remarks
  • 6 – 8:30 p.m. Emergency Services and Community Partner information booths with family games and activities
  • 6:05 – 6:30 p.m. Public CPR class
  • 6:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Mock emergency situation
  • 6:45 p.m. Final countdown to CPR-a-thon
  • 7 – 8 p.m. Fresh Air Fitness class

Mississauga Celebration Square
300 City Centre Drive
Mississauga, ON

Free underground parking available after 6 p.m. Entrance to parking garage is located on Duke of York Blvd.

CPR can dramatically improve a person’s chance of survival from cardiac arrest. To learn more about CPR and the courses the City offers, please visit


Media Contact:
Julie Craig
Coordinator, Employee Communications and Events
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200, ext. 3253
TTY: 905-896-5151