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W.E are ready to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday!

Check out our online guide to all the fun happening throughout Windsor Essex Pelee Island

Canada 150 Self Guided Garden Tours

Saturday July 01, 2017 to Saturday September 30, 2017

150 garden ways to celebrate Canada’s birthday year! Take a stroll through these Essex County gardens that have been nationally highlighted as jury-selected gardens and garden experiences.

www.canadasgardenroute.ca
Amherstburg’s Gardens, Amhersburg
Coventry Gardens – 4714 Riverside Dr E., Windsor

Tecumseh Corn Festival

Thursday August 24, 2017 to Sunday August 27, 2017

Enjoy delicious hot buttered corn-on-the-cob, carnival rides, live entertainment, parade, and vendors. The Tecumseh Corn Festival is fun for the whole family.

Wild Ontario

Saturday September 02, 2017 to Sunday September 03, 2017

Join Wild Ontario at the Visitor Centre and see live birds of prey. Learn about the role they play in the environment.

Sat 11 am, Sun 4 pm, Free
519.322.2365, pc.gc.ca
Point Pelee National Park – 1118 Point Pelee Dr, Leamington

Canada 150 Fireworks

Saturday September 02, 2017

The Canada 150 Fireworks Display that was cancelled on June 30th due to inclement weather has been rescheduled. An Outdoor Marshmallow Roast & Evening Concert will also take place from 6pm – 8pm

9 pm, Free admission
www.tecumseh.ca
Lakewood Park – 13451 Riverside Dr E, Tecumseh

The Making of Canada by James Laxer

Saturday September 09, 2017

James Laxer will speak about the Making of Canada. His talk will be followed by a tour of the Duff-Baby House and a book signing.

2 pm, Free
519.253.1812 To reserve a seat
Duff-Baby Interpretation Centre – 221 Mill St., Windsor

Open Streets Windsor: Ontario 150 Edition

Sunday September 17, 2017

Join us again for the largest free recreation program in the city’s history! In 2017, designated streets in the City of Windsor will be closed to traffic and open to people of all ages, abilities, social, economic backgrounds to enjoy.

Free admission, 10 am – 5 pm
www.citywindsor.ca
Windsor, ON

WSO: Ode to Canada

Saturday September 23, 2017

A celebration of our country and our region! The concert opens with Fanfare by Jordan Pal, composed for Canada 150.

8 pm, $42 and up
519.973.1238 Ext. 3, capitoltheatre.ca
The Capitol Theatre – 121 University Ave. W., Windsor

LaSalle Craft Beer Festival

Friday October 06, 2017 to Saturday October 07, 2017

Join us outdoors under our huge heated tent to celebrate local Ontario craft beer! Enjoy live musical acts and delicious local food.

$15 in advance or $25 at the gate – includes admission and keepsake sampler mug
519.969.7770, www.lasallecraftbeerfest.ca
Vollmer Culture and Recreation Complex – 2121 Laurier Parkway, LaSalle

Windsor Remembrance Day Parade & Ceremony

Saturday November 11, 2017

The HMCS Hunter will host a Remembrance Day Service at 11 am at the Cenotaph located at City Hall Square.

10:30 am – 12 pm, Free admission
www.citywindsor.ca
350 City Hall Square W., Windsor

Taste the Season Holiday Open House

Saturday November 25, 2017 to Sunday November 26, 2017

The tradition continues! Tour EPIC Wine Country to experience true Holiday warmth at our participating wineries and give back through your donation of a canned good at each stop.

519.255.6530, www.epicwineries.com
Various locations – see website for participating wineries

Annie of Green Gables… Get Your Gun!!!

Thursday December 07, 2017 to Sunday December 10, 2017

Korda celebrates Canada’s 150th Birthday in true Korda fashion… with the premiere of our latest original holiday panto – Annie of Green Gables… Get Your Gun!!! This is a fresh take on the classic tale of Canada’s favourite red-headed orphan girl making her way in Green Gables.

519.562.3394, www.kordazone.com
Kordazone Theatre – 2520 Seminole Street, Windsor ON

Annie of Green Gables…Get Your Gun!!!

Thursday December 14, 2017 to Sunday December 17, 2017

Korda celebrates Canada’s 150th Birthday in true Korda fashion… with the premiere of our latest original holiday panto – Annie of Green Gables… Get Your Gun!!! This is a fresh take on the classic tale of Canada’s favourite red-headed orphan girl making her way in Green Gables.

519.562.3394, www.kordazone.com
Kordazone Theatre – 2520 Seminole St., Windsor


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