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Ongoing Events

Highlands Summer Festival Presents Oliver!
Starts: Jul 4th, 2016 8:00 pm
Ends: Jul 14th, 2016 10:00 pm
Neil SImon's comedy I Ought to Be in Pictures
Starts: Jun 24th, 2016 2:00 pm
Ends: Jul 17th, 2016 2:00 pm
I Ought to be in Pictures by Neil Simon
Starts: Jun 24th, 2016 2:00 pm
Ends: Jul 17th, 2016 2:00 pm
Highlands Summer Festival presents the comedy Old Love
Starts: Jul 18th, 2016 8:00 pm
Ends: Jul 29th, 2016 10:00 pm
WANDERLUST Exhibition
Starts: Jul 2nd, 2016 10:00 am
Ends: Jul 31st, 2016 4:00 pm
George Bernard Shaw's comedy Arms and the Man
Starts: Jul 22nd, 2016 2:00 pm
Ends: Aug 14th, 2016 2:00 pm
Arms and the Man by George Bernard Shaw
Starts: Jul 22nd, 2016 2:00 pm
Ends: Aug 14th, 2016 2:00 pm
The Lonely Ghosts Walk presented by the Classic Theatre Festival
Starts: Jul 1st, 2016 7:00 pm
Ends: Aug 26th, 2016 7:00 pm
The Lonely Ghosts Walk theatrical historic walking tour
Starts: Jul 1st, 2016 7:00 pm
Ends: Aug 26th, 2016 8:00 pm
Perth through the Ages presented by the Classic Theatre Festival
Starts: Jun 22nd, 2016 11:00 am
Ends: Aug 28th, 2016 11:00 am
Perth through the Ages theatrical historic walking tour
Starts: Jun 22nd, 2016 11:00 am
Ends: Aug 28th, 2016 12:00 pm
An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestley
Starts: Aug 19th, 2016 2:00 pm
Ends: Sep 11th, 2016 4:00 pm
Wanderer Too'r Boat Tours
Starts: Jun 25th, 2016 10:30 am
Ends: Oct 10th, 2016 4:00 pm
Colin Edwards Art Gallery
Starts: May 21st, 2016 10:00 am
Ends: Oct 10th, 2016 6:00 pm
Haliburton School of Art + Design workshops and courses
Starts: May 9th, 2016 9:00 am
Ends: Nov 5th, 2016 5:00 pm

Upcoming Events

Jun 30

Haliburton School of Art + Design

Haliburton School of Art + Design, Fleming College
297 College Drive
Haliburton, Ontario, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Jun 30th, 2016 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

hsad.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Self-guided classroom tours - meet instructors, students and see work in progress.

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Haliburton School of Art + Design
ac.dash]ta[suksa
1 (866) 353-6464

Jul 01

Canada Day 2016 in Bancroft

Millennium Park and Riverside Park
Bancroft , ON
North Hastings

Date: Jul 1st, 2016 2:00 pm to 10:30 pm

https://facebook.com/events/5591668…

Arts, Culture & Heritage Festivals & Events

Celebrations include: live music, vendors, exhibitors, food, children's events, Bancroft Cruisers etc. followed by fireworks at dusk!

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Tracy McGibbon
ac.tforcnab]ta[nobbigcmt
(613) 334-2807

Jul 01

Canada Day at Conlon Farm in Perth

Conlon Farm Recreation Complex
14 Conlon DrivePerth, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Date: Jul 1st, 2016 5:00 pm to 10:30 pm

perth.ca

Festivals & Events Celebrate Canada Day at Conlon Farm! Kids' games, BBQ open at 5pm, music from the main stage at 6:30pm. free Canada Day Cake and spectacular fireworks to finish the evening, at 10pm sharp.

Cost: ADMISSION BY DONATION

For more information, contact:
Karen Fox
ac.htrep]ta[xofk
(613) 267-3311

Jul 02

Sciensational Sssnakes!

Bon Echo Provincial Park
16151 Highway 41
Cloyne, ON
Land O' Lakes

Date: Jul 2nd, 2016 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

bonechofriends.ca

Festivals & Events Join us at Bon Echo Provincial Park for a sssspecial day! Kids will love the two interactive presentations on snakes and other reptiles. It's hands-on, so bring your camera!

Cost: Sponsored by the Friends of Bon Echo Park

For more information, contact:
Beth Freeland
moc.liamg]ta[ohcenobsdneirf
(613) 336-0830

Jun-Jul 30-02

Mountain Man Music Festival

Calabogie Peaks Resort
30 Barrett Chute Road
Calabogie, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Starts: Jun 30th, 2016 12:00 pm
Ends: Jul 2nd, 2016 11:30 pm

mountainmanfestival.com

Festivals & Events Mountain Man Music Festival featuring the roots of all music. Folk, rock, blues, country, and more. In addition to the music there will a beer garden vendors, food, beach, hiking and of course everyone's favorite feature - mountainside camping available

Cost: $20 - $60

For more information, contact:
Kimberly Elliot
moc.sdrowyks]ta[toillek
(905) 470-7655

Jul 05

Free Tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest

Haliburton Sculpture Forest
297 College Drive
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Jul 5th, 2016 10:00 am to 11:30 am

haliburtonsculptureforest.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Join us for a free tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest to learn about our sculptures, artists, and the history of our Sculpture Forest. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. #ComeWander with us!

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Jim Blake
ac.tseroferutlucsnotrubilah]ta[ofni
(705) 457-3555

Jul 04-08

Magic Mermaid Camp


Haliburton Highlands

Starts: Jul 4th, 2016 9:00 am
Ends: Jul 8th, 2016 4:00 pm

supnorth.ca/events.php

Paddling,  Canoeing & Kayaking Arts, Culture & Heritage Festivals & Events

Embark on a weeklong journey in the land of mermaids! Kids ages 6-11 Mermaid swims, paddle boarding, crafts, jewellery making, swimming skills and more! Let their imaginations be free this summer!

For more information, contact:
Holly
ac.htronpus]ta[ofni
(705) 754-0716

Jul 08-10

Wheels, Water, Wings

Downtown Core
Bancroft , ON
North Hastings

Starts: Jul 8th, 2016 6:00 pm
Ends: Jul 10th, 2016 5:00 pm

bancroftbia.com/index.php/special-e…

Festivals & Events A weekend of family fun! Soap box derby, paddle challenges, car show, rat rod show, motorcycle show, longboard clinics, concerts, midway and more!

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Bancroft Business Improvement Area
moc.liamg]ta[aibtforcnab
(613) 332-6000

Jul 08-10

Almonte Celtfest

Gemill Park
Almonte, Ontario, ON
Ottawa Valley South

Starts: Jul 8th, 2016 8:00 pm
Ends: Jul 10th, 2016 9:00 pm

almonteceltfest.com

Festivals & Events Arts, Culture & Heritage

Celtfest, July 8-10, 2016, is a three day fun-for-all ages celebration of the Ottawa Valley's music, song, and dance heritage. Held in Almonte's Gemmill Park natural amphitheatre, local pubs, and the Old Town Hall. Celtfest features excellent concerts, workshops, artisans, beer garden, food vendors and children's activities. Admission is by donation. In 2016, Almonte Celtfest turns 20, and special celebrations are planned!

Cost: Free - Donations Welcome

For more information, contact:
Almonte Celtfest
moc.liamtoh]ta[tseftlecetnomla
(613) 256-3576

Jul 09-10

Celebrate Balderson

Balderson main street
Highway 511 (outside of Perth)Balderson Ontario, ON
Ottawa Valley South

Starts: Jul 9th, 2016 9:00 am
Ends: Jul 10th, 2016 9:00 pm

Two-day event promoting the dairy heritage and Balderson's most famous export. A replica of the Mammoth Cheese will be on display.

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Karl Grenke
ac.pihsnwotend]ta[eknergk
(613) 267-6500

Jul 11

3rd Annual Pembroke Herb Walk

Pembroke Waterfront - Near Pembroke Marina - where paved path starts
1 Pembroke St. E.
Pembroke, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Date: Jul 11th, 2016 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

valleynaturopath.eventbrite.ca

Festivals & Events Arts, Culture & Heritage

Come Learn about the Medicinal Plants growing right in our backyard along the Pembroke Waterfront! It's a great opportunity to spend some time outside on the lovely Kiwanis Way Waterfront Trail in Pembroke and learn about the medicinal plants that grow locally! We will cover a short distance along the wheelchair and walker accessible paved path. We will start near the Pembroke Marina where the boardwalk ends and the paved path begins, walk past Algonquin College, to the bridge nearby - about a kilometer in total. We will learn about local medicinal plants including linden trees, mullein, chicory, white clover, red clover, white sweet clover, plantain, St. John’s wort, motherwort, yarrow, stinging nettles, sumac, jewelweed and yellow dock. 9:00 am-10:00 am is designed specifically for seniors (though all are welcome) 5:00 pm-6:00 pm is for the general public (everyone is welcome) Rain date is Tuesday, July 12th 2016. Suggested Donation of $10 - All Proceeds going to the Women's Sexual Assault Centre of Renfrew County - www.wsac.ca There is no need to Print your Tickets. To register: Visit www.valleynaturopath.eventbrite.ca E-mail info@valleynaturopath.ca or Call 613-631-0137

Cost: Suggested Donation of $10 - All proceeds to the Women's Sexual Assault Centre of Renfrew County - www.wsac.ca - Income Tax Receipts Available

For more information, contact:
Dr. Katrina Traikov ND
ac.htaporutanyellav]ta[ofni
(613) 631-0137

Jul 12

Free Tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest

Haliburton Sculpture Forest
297 College Drive
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Jul 12th, 2016 10:00 am to 11:30 am

haliburtonsculptureforest.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Join us for a free tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest to learn about our sculptures, artists, and the history of our Sculpture Forest. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. #ComeWander with us!

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Jim Blake
ac.tseroferutlucsnotrubilah]ta[ofni
(705) 457-3555

Jul 13

David Archibald

Bon Echo Provincial Park
16151 Highway 41
Cloyne, ON
Land O' Lakes

Date: Jul 13th, 2016 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

bonechofriends.ca

Festivals & Events Children's entertainer David Archibald offers a fun, interactive show for the whole family!

Cost: Sponsored by the Friends of Bon Echo Park

For more information, contact:
Beth Freeland
moc.liamg]ta[ohcenobsdneirf
(613) 336-0830

Jul 04-14

Highlands Summer Festival Presents Oliver!

Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion
5358 County Road 21
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Starts: Jul 4th, 2016 8:00 pm
Ends: Jul 14th, 2016 10:00 pm

highlandssummerfestival.on.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage We start the season with a true classic. Nothing works on the stage like a well-crafted tale, and OLIVER! is just such a show. Based on the Dickens novel, it will engage you with its pathos and drama, and delight you with its outstanding musical numbers – “Food, Glorious Food”, “I’d Do Anything”, “Where is Love?”, “Consider Yourself”, “As Long As He Needs Me”, “Who Will Buy” and “Reviewing the Situation” all musical theatre classics. Dickens’ characters are brought to life with all their facets glowing in this production. Opens July 4 for ten performances.

Cost: Single tickets for 2016 Highlands Summer Festival productions are $34.00

For more information, contact:
Highlands Summer Festival
ac.no.lavitsefremmussdnalhgih]ta[stekcit
1 (855) 457-9933

Jul 15

Healthy Parks, Healthy People Day

Bon Echo Provincial Park
16151 Highway 41
Cloyne, ON
Land O' Lakes

Date: Jul 15th, 2016 9:30 am to 9:00 pm

ontarioparks.ca/bonecho

Spending time in nature is good for your health. Come and spend a day on us. Start it off with Yoga at Pumphouse Beach, take a wander in a kayak, hike Mazinaw Rock or spend the day sunning in the lake. Get outside with Bon Echo Provincial Park!

Cost: Sponsored by Ontario Parks

Jul 16

Traditional Ardoch First Nation Teaching

Bon Echo Provincial Park
16151 Highway 41
Cloyne, ON
Land O' Lakes

Date: Jul 16th, 2016 10:00 am to 11:30 am

bonechofriends.ca

Join staff, elders and traditional people for an hour of sharing insights into their culture and history.

Cost: Sponsored by the Friends of Bon Echo Park

Jul 16

Stanhope Heritage Day

Stanhope Museum Grounds
1123 North Shore Road
Algonquin Highlands, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Jul 16th, 2016 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

stanhopemuseum.on.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Festivals & Events

The day features terrific demonstrations and displays of heritage arts, crafts and trades. Lots to touch, see, do & buy. Fun for the whole family! Live entertainment, BBQ, and a "Speaking of Wildlife" Show! Free interactive activities for all ages.

Cost: $2 pp/children 5 and under free

For more information, contact:
Charlene McConnell
mo.liamg]ta[yadegatirehepohnats
(705) 754-3536

Jul 16

Seasonal Self Care: Summer Reveal

White Pine Yoga
725 Pembroke St W
Pembroke, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Date: Jul 16th, 2016 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm

whitepineyoga.com

Festivals & Events The Seasonal Self-Care Workshops are a series of full-day workshops designed and faciliated with love by Shannon MacLaggan of White Pine Yoga and Kylah Dobson, Certified Nutrition Therapist, of Seasonally Nourished. Together, Shannon and Kylah will encourage the group to explore and discover women’s holistic health and wellness through yoga, meditation, inspiring talks and discussion and a nourishing full course organic meal. You'll leave feeling refreshed, renewed and motivated to bring the principles of each intimate afternoon into your everyday life. Summer Reveal: July 16th, 2pm - 7pm. Delight in the energizing power of the sun and reveal your own effervescent vitality and spirit! Find your inner strength and give yourself permission to shine!!!

Cost: $95+hst

For more information, contact:
Shannon Maclaggan
moc.agoyenipetihw]ta[ofni
(613) 629-YOGA x.9642

Jun-Jul 24-17

I Ought to be in Pictures by Neil Simon

Classic Theatre Festival
54 Beckwith St. E.
Perth, ON
Ottawa Valley South

Starts: Jun 24th, 2016 2:00 pm
Ends: Jul 17th, 2016 2:00 pm

classictheatre.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Neil Simon’s "I Ought to be in Pictures" is a heartfelt comedy about a father and daughter rebuilding their relationship after years of disconnection. “A mature, touching, memorable play that brings great joy to the season” (Clive Barnes, New York Post). “Neil Simon’s best play since The Odd Couple” (Women’s Wear Daily). NEW THIS YEAR: Pre-show Talks explain the history, story, background, and social/cultural context of the play and playwright and are included with the price of your ticket. Pre-show Talks are presented at 1:30pm before each matinee, and at 7:30pm before each evening performance (excluding opening night).

Cost: $21-30

For more information, contact:
Matthew Behrens
ac.ertaehtcissalc]ta[ofni
1 (877) 283-1283

Jun-Jul 24-17

Neil SImon's comedy I Ought to Be in Pictures

Classic Theatre Festival
54 Beckwith Street East
Perth , ON
Ottawa Valley South

Starts: Jun 24th, 2016 2:00 pm
Ends: Jul 17th, 2016 2:00 pm

classictheatre.ca/i-ought-to-be-in-…

Arts, Culture & Heritage Festivals & Events

The Classic Theatre Festival, the Ottawa Valley's only professional company, presents a heartfelt comedy about a father and daughter rebuilding their relationship after years of disconnection, “a mature, touching, memorable play that brings great joy to the season” (Clive Barnes, New York Post) and “Neil Simon’s best play since The Odd Couple” (Women’s Wear Daily). Runs Wed. to Sun. at 2 pm, with 8 pm shows Wed., Thurs. & Sat., and pre-show talks at the half hour before each show

Cost: $21-$34

For more information, contact:
Matthew Behrens
ac.ertaehtcissalc]ta[ofni
(877) 283-1283

Jul 14-17

Minden Hills Bluegrass Festival

Minden Fairgrounds
2048 Fleming Road
Minden, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Starts: Jul 14th, 2016 7:00 pm
Ends: Jul 17th, 2016 2:30 pm

mindenhillsbluegrassfestival.ca

Festivals & Events What: Starting Thursday night we will be having a “Jam” and admittance is by donation. Our Festival continues Friday afternoon until Sunday afternoon featuring Ray Legere & Grasstic Measures as our headliner band. Also performing will be Traditionally Wound, Winterline, County Road 5, Davis & Grant, Georgian Blue, Nelson Family Band and The Tebworth Brothers. The Minden Fair Grounds offers rough camping with lots of room for parking, level sites for RV parking and lawn chairs, vendors and food services.

Cost: Ticket information available at http://www.mindenhillsbluegrassfestival.ca/tickets/

For more information, contact:
Dennis Casey
ac.lavitsefssargeulbsllihnednim]ta[ofni
(705) 457-6880

Jul 14-17

Stewart Park Festival in Perth

Stewart Park
14 Market SquarePerth, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Starts: Jul 14th, 2016 6:30 pm
Ends: Jul 17th, 2016 7:00 pm

stewartparkfestival.com

Festivals & Events This three day music festival is located in beautiful Stewart Park and features local, Canadian and International musicians, food vendors, artisans, workshops, downtown shopping specials and so much more. Hosted by the Downtown Heritage Perth BIA.

Cost: ADMISSION BY DONATION

For more information, contact:
Kari Clarke
ac.htrep]ta[ekralck
(613) 267-3311

Jul 19

Free Tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest

Haliburton Sculpture Forest
297 College Drive
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Jul 19th, 2016 10:00 am to 11:30 am

haliburtonsculptureforest.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Join us for a free tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest to learn about our sculptures, artists, and the history of our Sculpture Forest. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. #ComeWander with us!

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Jim Blake
ac.tseroferutlucsnotrubilah]ta[ofni
(705) 457-3555

Jul 19

Free Tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest

Haliburton Sculpture Forest
297 College Drive
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Jul 19th, 2016 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

haliburtonsculptureforest.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Join us for a free tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest to learn about our sculptures, artists, and the history of our Sculpture Forest. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes.

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Jim Blake
ac.tseroferutlucsnotrubilah]ta[ofni
(705) 457-3555

Jul 21

Matt Duchene Charity Golf Classic

Pinestone Resort & Golf Course
4252 Haliburton County Rd 21
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Jul 21st, 2016 8:30 am to 6:00 pm

hhhs.ca/foundation/charity-golf-cla…

Golfing A fabulous day of golf for a great cause, supporting the hospitals of Haliburton County. Includes 18 holes of golf, shared cart, lunch, dinner, prizes, auction and welcome gift. All for $200 per person. Book early, this is a popular event that sells out fast!

Cost: $200 per person

For more information, contact:
Haliburton Highlands Health Service Foundation
ac.shhh]ta[noitadnuof
(705) 457-1580

Jul 22-24

Art Exhibition and Sale

Bon Echo Provincial Park
16151 Highway 41
Cloyne, ON
Land O' Lakes

Starts: Jul 22nd, 2016 10:00 am
Ends: Jul 24th, 2016 4:00 pm

bonechofriends.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Festivals & Events

Forty Artists including painting mediums, photography, stained glass, and pottery will be on exhibit. Children's activities are offered by the Staff of Lennox & Addington Library and Sciensational Sssnakes. Musical entertainment as well as food and refreshments daily.

Cost: Park Entry Fees

For more information, contact:
Beth Freeland
moc.liamg]ta[ohcenobsdneirf
(613) 336-0830

Jul 22-24

Blast from the Past Homecoming: A Perth 200 Event

All over Perth
Perth, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Starts: Jul 22nd, 2016 1:00 pm
Ends: Jul 24th, 2016 4:00 pm

perth200.ca

Festivals & Events Welcome Home! This 3-day 200th Anniversary Homecoming Celebration will feature a BBQ Block Party, fireworks, live music, a parade, stone carvers' festival and more!

Cost: Various, please see website

For more information, contact:
Cathy James
moc.snoitacinummocevocstac]ta[yhtac
(613) 326-0338

Jul 22-24

Haliburton Art & Craft Festival

Head Lake Park
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Starts: Jul 22nd, 2016 12:00 pm
Ends: Jul 24th, 2016 4:00 pm

railsendgallery.com

Arts, Culture & Heritage Haliburton Art & Craft Festival is a perennial favourite with artists and shoppers alike! Featuring 125 artists and artisans from across the Province, and a few from outside Ontario, this Festival is a signature event for Haliburton County! Fresh, innovative, eclectic - you will find it in Head Lake Park on the fourth weekend of July every year. Make us part of your summer experience this year, you'll be glad you did!

For more information, contact:
Rails End Gallery and Art Centre
moc.yrellagdnesliar]ta[ofni
(705) 457-2330

Jul 24

Cooking and Wellness Workshop #6

Rainbow Heritage Garden
81 Stafford Second Line
Cobden, On, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Date: Jul 24th, 2016 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

seasonallynourished.com/events

Arts, Culture & Heritage Whether you are new to the clean eating lifestyle or not, Kylah's classes are the perfect way to find inspiration to adopt a healthier lifestyle for you and your loved ones. Classes are always small (max of 20 people) to guarantee that everyone has an opportunity to have a personal experience in the kitchen. Students go home with quick and easy recipes that are adaptable in any kitchen. Bring your questions and appetite!

Workshop #6 Summer Clean Eating: Learn how to prepare your in-season fresh CSA, farmer’s market or garden veggies in the easiest, most time saving + delicious ways!!! We’ll make (+ enjoy!) a mouth watering full-course organic meal together (including a healthy dessert!). You’ll be taught the many simple variations of all the recipes so you can tweak them to be vegan, vegetarian or with meat based on your own dietary needs.  I’ll be sharing all my tips, tricks, and techniques to leave you feeling refreshed + replenished + inspired to bring seasonal clean eating into your daily life.
All dishes are organic, 100% plant-based (dairy-free, meat-free) and gluten free! Please notify of any food allergies (Kylah is happy to accommodate).

For more information, contact:
moc.dehsiruonyllanosaes]ta[halyk
(613) 646-7428

Jul 23-24

Dorset Art & Garden Tour

Various Locations in Dorset Area
Haliburton Highlands

Starts: Jul 23rd, 2016 10:00 am
Ends: Jul 24th, 2016 6:00 pm

https://facebook.com/DorsetArtandGa…

Arts, Culture & Heritage The Tour will include approximately 10 Studios which will be open to the public from 10 a.m till 5 p.m. on these days. Most of these studios are generally open by chance or by appointment at other times.

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Brenda Turnour
ac.evil]ta[ruonrut.adnerb
(705) 766-2357

Jul 26

Free Tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest

Haliburton Sculpture Forest
297 College Drive
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Jul 26th, 2016 10:00 am to 11:30 am

haliburtonsculptureforest.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Join us for a free tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest to learn about our sculptures, artists, and the history of our Sculpture Forest. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. #ComeWander with us!

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Jim Blake
ac.tseroferutlucsnotrubilah]ta[ofni
(705) 457-3555

Jul 18-29

Highlands Summer Festival presents the comedy Old Love

Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion
5358 County Road 21
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Starts: Jul 18th, 2016 8:00 pm
Ends: Jul 29th, 2016 10:00 pm

highlandssummerfestival.on.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Old flames never die; they just need a spark to bring them back to life. Meet Bud. He’s recently divorced. Molly….she’s newly-widowed. Never one to pass up an opportunity, at her husband’s funeral, Bud emerges from the shadows to pay his respects, leading to a re-awakening of forgotten emotions. In this sparkling story, playwright Norm Foster explores the world of romance, courtship, relationships between Bud and Molly as they rekindle the flame of love. Opens July 18 for eight performances.

Cost: Single tickets for 2016 Highlands Summer Festival productions are $34.00

For more information, contact:
Highlands Summer Festival
ac.no.lavitsefremmussdnalhgih]ta[stekcit
1 (855) 457-9933

Jul 02-31

WANDERLUST Exhibition

Rails End Gallery
23 York Street
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Starts: Jul 2nd, 2016 10:00 am
Ends: Jul 31st, 2016 4:00 pm

railsendgallery.com

Arts, Culture & Heritage "WANDERLUST" is the theme of this annual summer exhibition at Rails End; each Artist is on the Faculty of Haliburton School of Art + Design and it's always a treat to see what these talented and inspired professional artists create just for this show. Come wander through the exhibit and get lost in the art.

Cost: admission is by donation

For more information, contact:
Laurie Jones
moc.yrellagdnesliar]ta[ofni
(705) 457-2330

Jul 30-31

10th Annual Tour De Forest Summer Studio Tour

Various Locations in Haliburton Highlands
Haliburton Highlands

Starts: Jul 30th, 2016 10:00 am
Ends: Jul 31st, 2016 5:00 pm

haliburtontourdeforest.com

Arts, Culture & Heritage Celebrating its 10th year this is a growing summer studio tour with guest artists at most locations. Visitors will have a chance to purchase a unique piece of artwork from a selection of finely crafted items. Pottery, glass, jewelry, painting, drawing, woodworking, fabric arts, quilting and photography are among some of the many choices. Enhance your visit to the Haliburton Highlands by supporting us as we celebrate our 10th year. Saturday and Sunday July 30th and 31st 2016 from 10 am to 5 pm each day.

Cost: FREE

For more information, contact:
Tom Green
moc.oidutstacegnaro]ta[ofni
(705) 286-3628

Jul 28-31

Rockhound Gemboree

North Hastings Community Centre
103 Newkirk Blvd
Bancroft, ON
North Hastings

Starts: Jul 28th, 2016 9:00 pm
Ends: Jul 31st, 2016 9:00 pm

rockhoundgemboree.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Festivals & Events Recreational Geology

Join Rocky the Rockhound at the Nation's most celebrated Gem & Mineral show! There's something for everyone - enjoy shopping, exploring, learning, and more! Rockhound Gemboree is a 4 day event! With Mineral Collecting Tours running every day! One-of-a-kind art and jewelry, demonstrations and speakers; geologist-guided field trips; Friday night concert; minerals, gems and fossils on exhibit and for sale; gold panning and rock climbing; expert mineral identification.

For more information, contact:
Bancroft and District Chamber of Commerce
(613) 332-1513

Aug 02

Free Tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest

Haliburton Sculpture Forest
297 College Drive
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Aug 2nd, 2016 10:00 am to 11:30 am

haliburtonsculptureforest.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Join us for a free tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest to learn about our sculptures, artists, and the history of our Sculpture Forest. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. #ComeWander with us!

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Jim Blake
ac.tseroferutlucsnotrubilah]ta[ofni
(705) 457-3555

Aug 05-06

Wilberforce Agricultural Fair

Loop Rd & County Rd 4
Wilberforce , ON
Haliburton Highlands

Starts: Aug 5th, 2016 6:00 pm
Ends: Aug 6th, 2016 5:00 pm

WilberforceFair.com

Arts, Culture & Heritage Festivals & Events

Great family fun includes: pony pull, pedal tractor pull, horse draw, live band, children’s dog show, petting zoo, rabbits, kid’s activities, nail driving contest, rope making, & sweet auction. Admission Friday night is FREE. Find us on facebook.

Cost: $7 adults, under 16 years FREE

For more information, contact:
Brenda Gallant
moc.riafecrofrebliw]ta[ofni
(705) 448-3981

Aug 05-07

Puppets Up! International Puppet Festival

Downtown Almonte
Mississippi Mills, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Starts: Aug 5th, 2016 9:00 am
Ends: Aug 7th, 2016 5:00 pm

puppetsup.ca

Festivals & Events Puppets Up! is a three-day performance art festival for the child in all of us! This one-of-a-kind celebration of creativity features more than 60 performances made by 12 puppet troupes in tented theatres in and around the town. On Saturday and Sunday our main street parade takes things to a whole new level! We also provide free street entertainment on Almonte's main street, a vendor's market and so very much more! Join us for family-friendly and affordable fun this August...see you there??!!

For more information, contact:
Maggi McLeod, Executive Director
ac.pusteppup]ta[iggam
(613) 617-0898

Aug 09

Free Tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest

Haliburton Sculpture Forest
297 College Drive
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Aug 9th, 2016 10:00 am to 11:30 am

haliburtonsculptureforest.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Join us for a free tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest to learn about our sculptures, artists, and the history of our Sculpture Forest. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. #ComeWander with us!

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Jim Blake
ac.tseroferutlucsnotrubilah]ta[ofni
(705) 457-3555

Aug 10

Speaking of Wildlife

Bon Echo Provincial Park
16151 Highway 41
Cloyne, ON

Date: Aug 10th, 2016 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

bonechofriends.ca

Learning can be fun! Bring your family and friends to this presentation to learn amazing things about Ontario wildlife!

Cost: Sponsored by the Friends of Bon Echo Park

Aug 05-12

Highlands Summer Festival presents the comedy Fallen Angels

Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion
5358 County Road 21
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Starts: Aug 5th, 2016 8:00 pm
Ends: Aug 12th, 2016 10:00 pm

https://highlandssummerfestival.on.…

Arts, Culture & Heritage Noël Coward’s 1925 farce about two wealthy British women tempted by the return of a Frenchman who once dated both of them. A champagne-bubbly, dryly witty romp about the foibles of the British upper class also deals with such universal themes as the lure of lustful sex, marriages gone stale, the nature of commitment, and the sexual double standard.

Cost: Single tickets for 2016 Highlands Summer Festival productions are $34.00

For more information, contact:
Highlands Summer Festival
ac.no.lavitsefremmussdnalhgih]ta[stekcit
1 (855) 457-9933

Aug 13

Phil the Forecaster

Bon Echo Provincial Park
16151 Highway 41
Cloyne, ON

Date: Aug 13th, 2016 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

bonechofriends.ca

Phil Chadwick is a painter who worked as a meteorologist with Environment Canada for a number of years specializing in severe weather. He examines how weather was depicted in some Canadian paintings, including those of the Group of Seven. A very engaging speaker!

Cost: Sponsored by the Friends of Bon Echo Park

For more information, contact:
Beth Freeland
moc.liamg]ta[ohcenobsdneirf
(613) 336-0830

Jul-Aug 22-14

Arms and the Man by George Bernard Shaw

Classic Theatre Festival
54 Beckwith St. E.
Perth, ON
Ottawa Valley South

Starts: Jul 22nd, 2016 2:00 pm
Ends: Aug 14th, 2016 2:00 pm

classictheatre.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage George Bernard Shaw’s "Arms and the Man" is a delightful comedy satirizing the futility of war. George Orwell called it “the wittiest play” Shaw ever wrote. The play centres on a naive, patriotic and idealistic young woman who falls for a soldier from the “other side.”

Cost: $21- $30

For more information, contact:
Matthew Behrens
ac.ertaehtcissalc]ta[ofni
1 (877) 283-1283

Jul-Aug 22-14

George Bernard Shaw's comedy Arms and the Man

Classic Theatre Festival
54 Beckwith Street East
Perth , ON
Ottawa Valley South

Starts: Jul 22nd, 2016 2:00 pm
Ends: Aug 14th, 2016 2:00 pm

classictheatre.ca/arms-and-the-man

Arts, Culture & Heritage Festivals & Events

The Classic Theatre Festival, the Ottawa Valley's only professional company, presents Shaw's delightfully witty comedy that satirizes the futility of war and inspired the operetta, The Chocolate Soldier. George Orwell called it “the wittiest play” Shaw ever wrote, and one whose message needs to be told so long as men insist on taking up arms against one another. Runs Wed. to Sun. at 2 pm, with 8 pm shows Wed., Thurs. & Sat.

Cost: $21-$34

For more information, contact:
Matthew Behrens
ac.ertaehtcissalc]ta[ofni
(877) 283-1283

Aug 13-14

Rendezvous -Settler Festival

Petawawa Heritage Village
176 Civic Centre Rd
Petawawa, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Starts: Aug 13th, 2016 9:00 pm
Ends: Aug 14th, 2016 4:00 pm

petawawaheritagevillage.com

Arts, Culture & Heritage Festivals & Events

One of our largest special events of the season is the Settler Festival to be held on August 13th and 14th from 9 am - 4 pm. During this event visitors will find a trapper, logger, spinner, weaver, blacksmith, carpenter, and school mistress as well as wool dyeing and much more as everyone comes together for a rendezvous to share stories, skills and trades from the past.

Cost: $8.00 adults $6.00 students under5 yrs free

For more information, contact:
Ann McIntyre
moc.liamg]ta[12erytnicmnna
(613) 687-5054

Aug 13-14

Perth Lions Club Garlic Festival

Perth Fairgrounds, Halton + Arthur Streets
Perth, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Starts: Aug 13th, 2016 10:00 am
Ends: Aug 14th, 2016 5:00 pm

perthgarlicfestival.com

Festivals & Events It's chic to reek at the annual Garlic Festival! There is garlic galore featuring garlic producers, products, vendors, food, cooking demos, displays, a licensed refreshment tent and live entertainment, not to mention The Birds of Prey raptor demonstrations. Great fun for young and old!

Cost: $5 pp at the gates

For more information, contact:
Al Hearty
ac.ocegoc]ta[ytraehla
1 (877) 268-2833

Aug 12-14

Calabogie Blues & Ribfest

Calabogie Peaks Resort
30 Barrett Chute Road
Calabogie, ON

Starts: Aug 12th, 2016 12:00 pm
Ends: Aug 14th, 2016 11:30 pm

calabogieblues.com

Festivals & Events Calabogie Blues & Ribfest will feature Eastern Ontario's BEST blues music lineup. In addition there will be ribbers from across North America, vendors, kids' zone, food, beer garden, and of course everyone's favorite feature - mountainside camping availa

Cost: $25 - $150

For more information, contact:
Kimberly Elliot
moc.sdrowyks]ta[toillek
(905) 470-7655

Aug 16

Free Tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest

Haliburton Sculpture Forest
297 College Drive
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Aug 16th, 2016 10:00 am to 11:30 am

haliburtonsculptureforest.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Join us for a free tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest to learn about our sculptures, artists, and the history of our Sculpture Forest. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. #ComeWander with us!

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Jim Blake
ac.tseroferutlucsnotrubilah]ta[ofni
(705) 457-3555

Aug 23

Free Tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest

Haliburton Sculpture Forest
297 College Drive
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Aug 23rd, 2016 10:00 am to 11:30 am

haliburtonsculptureforest.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Join us for a free tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest to learn about our sculptures, artists, and the history of our Sculpture Forest. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. #ComeWander with us!

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Jim Blake
ac.tseroferutlucsnotrubilah]ta[ofni
(705) 457-3555

Aug 25

Bill White and White Pine

Bon Echo Provincial Park
16151 Highway 41
Cloyne, ON

Date: Aug 25th, 2016 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm

bonechofriends.ca

Dance the night away with this National award-winning Blue Grass group featuring mandolin, fiddle and guitars. Barbecue and pies available for your dining pleasure!

Cost: Sponsored by the Friends of Bon Echo Park

For more information, contact:
Beth Freeland
moc.liamg]ta[ohcenobsdneirf
(613) 336-0830

Jul-Aug 01-26

The Lonely Ghosts Walk presented by the Classic Theatre Festival

Matheson House Museum
11 Gore St. E.
Perth, ON
Ottawa Valley South

Starts: Jul 1st, 2016 7:00 pm
Ends: Aug 26th, 2016 7:00 pm

classictheatre.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage NEW STORIES EVERY YEAR! Throughout 200 years of the town’s history, the unsettled spirits of Perth refuse to go quietly into the good night until their stories are told. Hear their new tales this season with this family-friendly hour-long ghost walk through Perth’s historic streets. NEW TIME FOR 2016! Every Friday at 7pm from July 1 to August 26

Cost: $15-30

For more information, contact:
Matthew Behrens
ac.ertaehtcissalc]ta[ofni
1 (877) 283-1283

Jul-Aug 01-26

The Lonely Ghosts Walk theatrical historic walking tour

Matheson House Museum
11 Gore Street east
Perth, ON
Ottawa Valley South

Starts: Jul 1st, 2016 7:00 pm
Ends: Aug 26th, 2016 8:00 pm

classictheatre.ca/the-lonely-ghosts…

Arts, Culture & Heritage Festivals & Events

A new play will mark the second anniversary of this family favourite, a historic theatrical walking tour with the Festival’s youth theatre training program bringing to life characters and stories from Perth’s 200 years. Perth'sClassic Theatre Festival ticketholders receive discounts on tour prices. Runs every Friday at 7 pm

Cost: $7.50-$15

For more information, contact:
Matthew Behrens
ac.ertaehtcissalc]ta[ofni
(877) 283-1283

Jun-Aug 22-28

Perth through the Ages presented by the Classic Theatre Festival

Matheson House Museum
11 Gore St. E.
Perth, ON
Ottawa Valley South

Starts: Jun 22nd, 2016 11:00 am
Ends: Aug 28th, 2016 11:00 am

classictheatre.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage NEW STORIES EVERY YEAR! Our theatrical historic walking tour for all ages celebrates Perth’s past as our heritage town celebrates its 200th anniversary in 2016. This year’s “play that moves” will focus on the Indigenous/Settler relationship at the time of the founding of the Perth military settlement. Every Wed. to Sun. at 11am from June 22 to August 28.

Cost: $15-30

For more information, contact:
Matthew Behrens
ac.ertaehtcissalc]ta[ofni
1 (877) 283-1283

Jun-Aug 22-28

Perth through the Ages theatrical historic walking tour

Matheson House Museum
11 Gore Street East
Perth, ON
Ottawa Valley South

Starts: Jun 22nd, 2016 11:00 am
Ends: Aug 28th, 2016 12:00 pm

classictheatre.ca/perth-through-the…

Arts, Culture & Heritage Festivals & Events

A new play will mark the third anniversary of this family favourite, a historic theatrical walking tour with the Festival’s youth theatre training program bringing to life characters and stories from Perth’s 200 years. This year's story focuses on early Indigenous/European settler relations. Runs Wednesdays to Sundays at 11 am. Classic Theatre Festival ticket holders receive discounts on tour prices

Cost: $7.50-$15

For more information, contact:
Matthew Behrens
ac.ertaehtcissalc]ta[ofni
(877) 283-1283

Aug 30

Free Tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest

Haliburton Sculpture Forest
297 College Drive
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Aug 30th, 2016 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

haliburtonsculptureforest.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Join us for a free tour of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest to learn about our sculptures, artists, and the history of our Sculpture Forest. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. #ComeWander with us!

Cost: Free

For more information, contact:
Jim Blake
ac.tseroferutlucsnotrubilah]ta[ofni
(705) 457-3555

Sep 02-05

The Perth Fair

Perth Fairgrounds, Arthur + Halton Streets
Perth, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Starts: Sep 2nd, 2016 11:00 am
Ends: Sep 5th, 2016 7:00 pm

perthfair.com

Festivals & Events Join us for 4 full days of agricultural fun for the whole family, featuring agricultural displays, demos, contests and shows, animals, vendors, food, midway, concerts and more!

Cost: Fees listed on webiste

For more information, contact:
Secretary
moc.riafhtrep]ta[eciffo
(613) 267-4104

Aug-Sep 19-11

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestley

Classic Theatre Festival
54 Beckwith St. E.
Perth, ON
Ottawa Valley South

Starts: Aug 19th, 2016 2:00 pm
Ends: Sep 11th, 2016 4:00 pm

classictheatre.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage 'An Inspector Calls' by J.B. Priestley is a nail-biter of a mystery in which a body has been found and everyone is a suspect. A new BBC-TV film adaptation is scheduled for 2016. NEW THIS YEAR: Pre-show Talks explain the history, story, background, and social/cultural context of the play and playwright and are included with the price of your ticket. Pre-show Talks are presented at 1:30pm before each matinee, and at 7:30pm before each evening performance (excluding opening night).

Cost: $21-30

For more information, contact:
Matthew Behrens
ac.ertaehtcissalc]ta[ofni
1 (877) 283-1283

Sep 17-18

Bancroft and Area Autumn Studio Tour

Bancroft, ON
North Hastings

Starts: Sep 17th, 2016 10:00 am
Ends: Sep 18th, 2016 5:00 pm

bancroftstudiotour.org

Arts, Culture & Heritage Find unique work by over 20 local artists and artisans on our studio tour that has been entertaining for over 20 years. This event is timed perfectly to provide great fall colours while travelling between studios! Meet real Canadian artists on their own turf and see why and how they have chosen Bancroft as the picturesque backdrop for their work and life.
Sep 18

Discover Drummond

Fergusons Falls Hall
1362 Ferguson's Falls Road,
Fergusons Falls, ON, ON

Date: Sep 18th, 2016 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

dnetownship.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage A road tour and social event celebrating the history and pride of former Township of Drummond, visiting historically significant places and having lots of fun along the way.

Cost: FREE

For more information, contact:
Karl Grenke
ac.pihsnwotend]ta[eknergk
(613) 267-6500

Sep 24

Fall Harvest Day

Petawawa Heritage Village
176 Civic Centre Rd
Petawawa, ON

Date: Sep 24th, 2016 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

petawawaheritagevillage.com

Arts, Culture & Heritage If you are a Fall traveller, stop by and enjoy the beautiful colours of the foliage in the park, stroll the paths and take part in our Fall Harvest Event on Sept 24th from 10 am - 4 pm. Fall in love with Fall at the Petawawa Heritage Village.

Cost: Donation

For more information, contact:
Ann McIntyre
moc.liamg]ta[12erytnicmnna
(613) 687-5054

Sep 24-25

Tweed & Area Studio Tour

Tweed, ON
South Hastings

Starts: Sep 24th, 2016 10:00 am
Ends: Sep 25th, 2016 5:00 pm

tweedstudiotour.org

Arts, Culture & Heritage A self guided tour of the art & artisan studios of Tweed & its surrounding area. Featured works include: paintings, porcelain pottery, nature photography, custom woodworking, jewelry, textile art, quilting & designs, needle work design, fashion accessories & more. Each stop along the drive is sure to inspire.

Cost: Free Admission

For more information, contact:
Shirley Ivison
moc.liamg]ta[ruotoidutsdeewt
(613) 477-2869

Jun-Oct 25-10

Wanderer Too'r Boat Tours

Bon Echo Provincial Park
16151 Highway 41
Cloyne, ON

Starts: Jun 25th, 2016 10:30 am
Ends: Oct 10th, 2016 4:00 pm

bonechofriends.ca

Join our knowledgeable staff and volunteers on an informational tour of the Mazinaw Lake and Mazinaw Rock. Learn about the history of Bon Echo and all of the awesome ways you can enjoy it. Operates Tuesdays, Thursdays and weekends.

Cost: Adults $10 plus HST, Children $5 plus HST

For more information, contact:
Chris Callan
moc.liamg]ta[snoitarepoteelfebof
(613) 336-0830

May-Oct 21-10

Colin Edwards Art Gallery

Bon Echo Provincial Park
16151 Highway 41
Cloyne, ON
Land O' Lakes

Starts: May 21st, 2016 10:00 am
Ends: Oct 10th, 2016 6:00 pm

bonechofriends.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Located in Greystones Gift and Book Shop, the Art Gallery displays the works of eleven artists. For sale or simply enjoyment.

Cost: Sponsored by the Friends of Bon Echo Park

For more information, contact:
E. Helen Yanch
ac.sdneirfohcenob]ta[senotsyerg
(613) 336-9863

Oct 31

Halloween at the Village

Petawawa Heritage Village
176 Civic Centre Rd
Petawawa, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Date: Oct 31st, 2016 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm

petawawaheritagevillage.com

Arts, Culture & Heritage Halloween and childhood memories come alive in the Village as you check out the ghosts and goblins. Make fun, new Halloween memories as you visit each building, travelling back in time and sharing in our trick or treat. The Leder Haus always has wonderful hot chocolate and sweet treats, or you can enjoy sitting around the campfire at the Trappers Cabin.

Cost: FREE

For more information, contact:
Ann McIntyre
moc.liamg]ta[12erytnicmnna
(613) 687-5054

May-Nov 09-05

Haliburton School of Art + Design workshops and courses

Haliburton School of Art + Design
297 College Drive
Haliburton, Ontario, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Starts: May 9th, 2016 9:00 am
Ends: Nov 5th, 2016 5:00 pm

hsad.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Over 300 Saturday workshops and weeklong courses in a wide range of art and craft. Beginners to professionals and children to adults – there’s something for everyone. Visit www.hsad.ca and click on the calendar cover to view the program.

Cost: $105.32 - $340.58 Depending on course plus materials

For more information, contact:
Haliburton School of Art + Design
ac.dash]ta[suksa
1 (866) 353-6464

Dec 02

Perth's Festival of Lights

Palace and Basin Parking Lot
Perth, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Date: Dec 2nd, 2016 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

perth.ca

Festivals & Events A celebration of the impending Christmas season in Perth, starts at 6pm at the Crystal Palace! We will gather around a bonfire, listen to live music, enjoy refreshments, and watch the spectacle of fireworks at 6:30pm sharp. All of this fun will be followed by the mass lighting of the Community Christmas Trees in the Crystal Palace. Bring the whole family!

Cost: FREE

For more information, contact:
Karen Fox
ac.htrep]ta[xofk
(613) 267-3311

Dec 03

Perth + District Children's Santa Claus Parade of Lights

Through the streets of Perth
Perth, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Date: Dec 3rd, 2016 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

perth.ca

Festivals & Events Beginning on Sunset Blvd. at 5pm, the Santa Claus Parade will make its way south through Perth, featuring thousands of lights, music and lots of Christmas spirit. A fun annual family event to get you in the mood for Christmas!

Cost: FREE

For more information, contact:
Sheri Mahon-Fournier
moc.liamtoh]ta[sllesirehs
(613) 264-0123

Dec 11

Christmas in the Village

Petawawa Heritage Village
176 Civic Centre Rd
Petawawa, ON
Upper Ottawa Valley

Date: Dec 11th, 2016 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm

petawawaheritagevillage.com

Arts, Culture & Heritage Our season comes to an end quickly but we could not wrap things up without Christmas in the Village on December 11th from 2 pm - 7 pm. What would Christmas be without a visit with Santa in the stable and the opportunity to sit with him in his sleigh. Visit the Leder Haus and prepare a gingerbread man to leave out on Christmas eve for Santa; at the Trapper Cabin enjoy roasting marshmallows on a campfire while also enjoying a hot drink. The buildings have all been decorated for Christmas and in the School house a tree adorned with decorations of memories from your past stands tall. Carollers will be singing and the evening high-lighted, of course, with a sleigh ride.

Cost: donation pay the reindeer at the gate

For more information, contact:
Ann McIntyre
moc.liamg]ta[12erytnicmnna
(613) 687-5054

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