Events | Ontario Highlands Tourism

Ongoing Events

Haliburton County Farmers Market - Minden
Starts: May 20th, 2017 10:00 am
Ends: Oct 7th, 2017 2:00 pm
Black and White Gala 150
Starts: Aug 15th, 2017 9:00 pm
Ends: Oct 14th, 2017 9:00 pm

Upcoming Events

Aug 24

Smiths Falls Movies Under the Stars

Centennial Park, Confederation Drive
Smiths Falls, ON

Date: Aug 24th, 2017 9:00 pm

togethersmithsfalls.com

Smiths Falls Movies Under the Stars Join us for Movies Under the Stars, a 7 week series of FREE outdoor movie screenings this summer on selected Thursday nights by the Rideau Canal in beautiful Centennial Park (under the Water Tower) in Smiths Falls. Dates & Movies for the 2017 season: Thursday June 29th - Beauty & the Beast Thursday July 13th - Smurfs: The Lost Village Thursday July 20th - Secret Life of Pets Thursday August 3rd - Boss Baby Thursday August 10th - Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Thursday August 24th - The Lego Batman Movie Thursday August 31st - Moana Bring the family and a blanket or a lawn chair and spend your summer evening watching a family-friendly FREE movie on the big inflatable screen. Pre-show activities start at 7:00 pm with movie starting at dusk (usually around 9:20 pm in July and by the end of August around 8:30 pm). These activities are organized by our community partners and change week to week. In the past groups have had games, facepainting, pony rides, sidewalk chalk on the road, colouring table, lego, bubbles, crafts, bouncy castles and have even brought in Little Ray’s Reptiles Show, Magic Shows and Live Musicians. So it changes from week to week but there is always something to keep you entertained before the show. Concession stand opens at 7:00 p.m. selling hot dogs, popcorn, chips, cold drinks, and cotton candy with .50 cents from every $1.00 going to our community partner. The mission of Movies Under the Stars is help foster a sense of community and enjoyment in Smiths Falls by bringing people together to enjoy a movie in a unique setting along the scenic banks of the Historic Rideau Canal. Brought to you by Together Smiths Falls, A Community Enhancement Association (TSF). For more information visit our website http://www.togethersmithsfalls.com or our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/moviesunderthestarssmithsfalls Note 1: RAIN/HIGH WINDS: Sorry but the movie will be cancelled if there is rain/possibility of rain or high winds. The decision to cancel a movie will be made between 4-5 pm and posted on our Facebook Page and here on our website. Please NO PHONE CALLS check Facebook or this site. Note 2: PARKING: There is a large parking lot under the water tower that can be accessed from Old Mill Road. You can also park at the Swimming area on Park Street, park on Main St. East, George St. S. and Strathcona Ave and walk over to the park. Confederation Drive is blocked off from 6:30pm till 11:00pm for the safety of all.

Cost: FREE

For more information, contact:
Susan
moc.sllafshtimsrehtegot]ta[ofni
(613) 283-3709

Aug 31

Smiths Falls Movies Under the Stars

Centennial Park, Confederation Drive
Smiths Falls, ON

Date: Aug 31st, 2017 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm

togethersmithsfalls.com

Smiths Falls Movies Under the Stars Join us for Movies Under the Stars, a 7 week series of FREE outdoor movie screenings this summer on selected Thursday nights by the Rideau Canal in beautiful Centennial Park (under the Water Tower) in Smiths Falls. Dates & Movies for the 2017 season: Thursday June 29th - Beauty & the Beast Thursday July 13th - Smurfs: The Lost Village Thursday July 20th - Secret Life of Pets Thursday August 3rd - Boss Baby Thursday August 10th - Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Thursday August 24th - The Lego Batman Movie Thursday August 31st - Moana Bring the family and a blanket or a lawn chair and spend your summer evening watching a family-friendly FREE movie on the big inflatable screen. Pre-show activities start at 7:00 pm with movie starting at dusk (usually around 9:20 pm in July and by the end of August around 8:30 pm). These activities are organized by our community partners and change week to week. In the past groups have had games, facepainting, pony rides, sidewalk chalk on the road, colouring table, lego, bubbles, crafts, bouncy castles and have even brought in Little Ray’s Reptiles Show, Magic Shows and Live Musicians. So it changes from week to week but there is always something to keep you entertained before the show. Concession stand opens at 7:00 p.m. selling hot dogs, popcorn, chips, cold drinks, and cotton candy with .50 cents from every $1.00 going to our community partner. The mission of Movies Under the Stars is help foster a sense of community and enjoyment in Smiths Falls by bringing people together to enjoy a movie in a unique setting along the scenic banks of the Historic Rideau Canal. Brought to you by Together Smiths Falls, A Community Enhancement Association (TSF). For more information visit our website http://www.togethersmithsfalls.com or our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/moviesunderthestarssmithsfalls Note 1: RAIN/HIGH WINDS: Sorry but the movie will be cancelled if there is rain/possibility of rain or high winds. The decision to cancel a movie will be made between 4-5 pm and posted on our Facebook Page and here on our website. Please NO PHONE CALLS check Facebook or this site. Note 2: PARKING: There is a large parking lot under the water tower that can be accessed from Old Mill Road. You can also park at the Swimming area on Park Street, park on Main St. East, George St. S. and Strathcona Ave and walk over to the park. Confederation Drive is blocked off from 6:30pm till 11:00pm for the safety of all.

Cost: FREE

For more information, contact:
Susan
moc.sllafshtimsrehtegot]ta[ofni
(613) 283-3709

Sep 09

The Poet & The Singer

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

Date: Sep 9th, 2017 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

haliburtoncs.blogspot.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage The Haliburton Concert Singers present Jeff Pinkney (The Poet) and Leslie Fagan (The Singer) in a programme of poetry and song. Music by many composers will be sung, including Richard Strauss, Peter Tiefenbach, and Henry Purcell. Lorin Shalanko will provide piano accompaniment. You will enjoy and intimate evening of lush singing with piano accompaniment, seamlessly combined with evocative, witty poetry creating a magical whole

Cost: $30 adults, $10 students

For more information, contact:
June Smith
moc.liamg]ta[507htims.enuj
(705) 457-3272

Sep 09

Haliburton Concert Series presents Mauro Bertoli, virtuoso pianist

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

Date: Sep 9th, 2017 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

haliburtoncs.blogspot.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage Festivals & Events

The Haliburton Concert Series presents virtuoso pianist Mauro Bertoli in a concert of solo piano music by Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Grieg, Handel, and Mendelssohn.

Cost: $30 adults, $10 students

For more information, contact:
Elaine Bell
moc.liamg]ta[llebdnahsub
(705) 457-9422

Sep 10

Our Backyard Feast from Farm

Tweed Memorial Park
Victoria Street
Tweed, ON
Land O' Lakes

Date: Sep 10th, 2017 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

tweed.ca/feast-from-farm.php

Festivals & Events The Municipality of Tweed is excited to host “Our Backyard Feast from Farm” on September 10, 2017. The event will take place at Tweed Memorial Park from 11-3. This is a culinary event celebrating our local food producers and pairing them with professional chefs. Chefs will create an innovative culinary dish featuring our local farmers’ product. The day will consist of taste testing food, demonstrations, music, breweries and wineries, farmers market, and so much more. Tickets are available for $30 each for seven taste testings or $5.00 for individual taste testings. Tickets can be purchased on-line or at the Municipality of Tweed office or Moira River Food Company.

Cost: 7 taste testings $30 or $5 each

For more information, contact:
Lori
ac.deewt]ta[cirol
(613) 478-2535

Sep 24

Bark Lake Autumn Open House

Bark Lake Leadership and Conference Centre
1551 Bark Lake Drive
Irondale, ON

Date: Sep 24th, 2017 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

barklake.com

Come and explore Bark Lake Leadership and Conference Centre for an afternoon of family fun and adventure. Discover what’s new and experience some of our favorite activities: Climbing the Phoenix, Archery, High Ropes, Voyager Canoeing and much more.

Cost: $20.00 per person/ $10 for youth/ Childern Free (6 & under) / Family pass $45.00 (2 adults & 2 youth)

For more information, contact:
Amanda Mackie
moc.ekalkrab]ta[adnama
(705) 447-2447

Sep 30

Dr. Kim Armstrong Turkey Trot 2017

Downtown Pembroke

Date: Sep 30th, 2017 8:00 am to 1:00 pm

prhfoundation.com

The 2017 Holiday Inn Express Dr. Kim Turkey Trot in support of the Pembroke Regional Hospital Foundation is a week early this year; the new date is Saturday, September 30th 2017 and will start and finish in beautiful Downtown Pembroke. The morning will include a 5K, 10K and Family Obstacle Course, as well as a Silent Auction, other vendors and fun activities. Check out our website for more information on how to register and raise pledges.

For more information, contact:
Sarah Neadow
liame.hrp]ta[noitadnuof
(613) 732-2811

May-Oct 20-07

Haliburton County Farmers Market - Minden

Minden - Parking lot of the Municipal Buildings
Milne Street
Minden, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Starts: May 20th, 2017 10:00 am
Ends: Oct 7th, 2017 2:00 pm

https://haliburtoncountyfarmersmark…

Festivals & Events Haliburton County Farmers Market: Offering local seasonal produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods, preserves, prepared foods, hand-crafted artisan items and more. May 20 – October 7 • Saturdays • 10-2 PM

Cost: 0

For more information, contact:
Amanda Rico
moc.liamg]ta[amfchelbidercni
(705) 306-0523

Aug-Oct 15-14

Black and White Gala 150

PRH Foundation
705 Mackay Street
Pembroke, ON

Starts: Aug 15th, 2017 9:00 pm
Ends: Oct 14th, 2017 9:00 pm

prhfoundation.com

Three exceptional prizes to be won! Proceeds supporting the modernization of PRH’s in-patient surgical floor and the Orthopaedic program. Tickets available at PRH Foundation, Start-Set Jewellers and Midas Muffler. Draw will take place on Oct 14th, 11pm.

Cost: $15 per ticket

For more information, contact:
Claire Johnson
liame.hrp]ta[nosnhoj.erialc
(613) 732-2811 x.6129

Oct 28

Ensemble Vivant

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

Date: Oct 28th, 2017 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

haliburtoncs.blogspot.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage The Haliburton Concert Series presents Ensemble Vivant, a piano quintet. They will present "An Evening in Paris", an imaginative program capturing the essence of Parisian musical life. We'll enjoy the music of Widor, Franck, Debussy, Piazolla, and others.

Cost: $30 adults, $10 students

For more information, contact:
June Smith
moc.liamg]ta[507htims.enuj
(705) 457-3272

Oct 28

Mauro Bertoli, virtuoso pianist

Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion
5358 County Road 1
Haliburton, ON
Haliburton Highlands

Date: Oct 28th, 2017 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

haliburtoncs.blogspot.ca

Arts, Culture & Heritage The Haliburton Concert Series concludes its 2017 season with a concert by virtuoso pianist Mauro Bertoli. Works by Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Grieg, Handel, and Mendelssohn will be performed. A reception and opportunity to meet Mr. Bertoli follow the concert. The venue is in the Haliburton Highlands Secondary School. This concert replaces "The Poet & The Singer" which is being rescheduled for medical reasons.

Cost: $30 adults, $10 students

For more information, contact:
Elaine Bell
moc.liamg]ta[llebdnahsub
(705) 457-9422

New Server