Special Events List for August 2019

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Aug
3
, 2019

Gooderham Music Festival

When: Saturday, August 3, 2019 from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Where: Robert McCausland Memorial Community Centre, Gooderham
Details:

On Saturday August 3rd from 11:00AM to 9:00PM the Gooderham Community Action Group will be hosting it’s 2nd Music Festival to be held at the Gooderham Community Centre bandstand.

This is a free family event happening rain or shine. This year we have some tents for sun or rain coverage. Please bring your own chairs.

We have food, ice cream, baking available for purchase.

For more information, please contact Denise White-Winder, Chair GCAG at 705-447-2953

Aug
9
, 2019

Wilberforce Agricultural Fair

When: Friday, August 9 to Saturday, August 10, 2019
Where: 2786 County Rd 4 (Essonville Line) at Loop Road
Details:

Join us for an authentic country fair. Friday night events include children’s dog show, Lions Club food booth and pony pull. Saturday morning we kick off with a tractor parade at 10AM into the Fair grounds. Come with an appetite as the Lions Club will have their breakfast food booth open. The days events include horse drawn wagon rides, sheep shearing, pedal tractor pull, Gord Kidd and Friends on stage, pony rides, horse draw, petting zoo, frog show, nail driving competition, penny raffle, bouncy castles, and much more. Gates open at 6PM Friday and 9AM Saturday. Admission Friday night is FREE compliments of our sponsors Wilberforce Guardian Pharmacy and Royal Canadian Legion Branch 624. Adult admission Saturday is $7 and children under sixteen get in for FREE. For a complete schedule and more details visit WilberforceFair.com.

Aug
9
, 2019

Wilberforce Agricultural Fair

When: Friday, August 9 to Saturday, August 10, 2019
Where: 2786 County Rd 4 (Essonville Line) at Loop Road
Details:

Join us for an authentic country fair. Friday night events include children’s dog show, Lions Club food booth and pony pull. Saturday morning we kick off with a tractor parade at 10AM into the Fair grounds. Come with an appetite as the Lions Club will have their breakfast food booth open. The days events include horse drawn wagon rides, sheep shearing, pedal tractor pull, Gord Kidd and Friends on stage, pony rides, horse draw, petting zoo, frog show, nail driving competition, penny raffle, bouncy castles, and much more. Gates open at 6PM Friday and 9AM Saturday. Admission Friday night is FREE compliments of our sponsors Wilberforce Guardian Pharmacy and Royal Canadian Legion Branch 624. Adult admission Saturday is $7 and children under sixteen get in for FREE. For a complete schedule and more details visit WilberforceFair.com.

Aug
13
, 2019

Economic Development & Business Committee Meeting

When: Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Where: Municipal Board Room, Wilberforce

Aug
15
, 2019

Red Cross Outpost Anniversary Celebration

When: Thursday, August 15, 2019 from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Wilberforce Red Cross Oupost Museum
Details:

Come celebrate the 27th anniversary of the Red Cross Outpost as a museum, and 98 years since it all began as a nursing service! Enjoy hot dogs, corn, cake and ice cream with us beside the shores of Dark Lake.

Aug
17
, 2019

Highlands East Studio Tour

When: Saturday, August 17, 2019 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Where: Seven Locations in Highlands East
Details:

Fine artists and artisans on site at 7 locations throughout Highlands East - 9 located at site "E" located at 1524 Ursa Road, Highlands East. More artists, less travel!

See oil, watercolour, acrylic paintings, ink drawings, mixed media including needle arts, unique artistic pieces, wood, wire and metal hand painted accents, barnboard creations, metal embossing, original encaustic, stained glass, flora and fauna paintings in ink on wood, printing, silk screen, etchings, portraits, dream catchers, medicine shields, hand drums and much more.

Visit highlandseastartour.com for more details.

Aug
18
, 2019

Gooderham Cemetery Decoration Day

When: Sunday, August 18, 2019
Where: Gooderham Cemetery, Gooderham

 

Highlands East Studio Tour

When: Sunday, August 18, 2019 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Where: Seven Locations in Highlands East
Details:

Fine artists and artisans on site at 7 locations throughout Highlands East - 9 located at site "E" located at 1524 Ursa Road, Highlands East. More artists, less travel!

See oil, watercolour, acrylic paintings, ink drawings, mixed media including needle arts, unique artistic pieces, wood, wire and metal hand painted accents, barnboard creations, metal embossing, original encaustic, stained glass, flora and fauna paintings in ink on wood, printing, silk screen, etchings, portraits, dream catchers, medicine shields, hand drums and much more.

Visit highlandseastartour.com for more details.

 

Essonville Historic Church Memorial Service & Cemetery Decoration Day

When: Sunday, August 18, 2019 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Where: 1284 Essonville Line/County Rd. 4
Details:

An annual service with special music to commemorate those who are buried in the Essonville Pioneer Cemetery and decorate the graves. A time of fellowship and refreshments will follow.

Aug
24
, 2019

HATVA ATV Ride Wilberforce Curling Club Fundraiser

When: Saturday, August 24, 2019
Where: Wilberforce Curling Club
Details:

Doors open at 9:00AM and the event runs all day!

Come out and enjoy over 90 kms of ATV Trails, a hot breakfast, dinner and a prize draw all in support of the Wilberforce Curling Clubs Youth and Community Curling Program. Price per ATV (driver included) is $65 and additional passengers is $25.

NOTE: HATVA Trail Pass is waived for the day of the event.

Check-in with Tourist Information Centre for Registration Form or Wilberforce Curling Club Website.

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