W.E are ready to celebrate the holidays!
Check out our online guide to all the fun happening throughout Windsor Essex
Join tens of thousands of birders and become part of the spring migration at Point Pelee National Park, the special place where birds and birders meet.
519.326.6173 /1.888.707.3533, www.friendsofpointpelee.com
Point Pelee National Park – 1118 Point Pelee Dr., Leamington
Named one of the Top 100 Festivals and Events in Ontario, “Art in the Park” showcases more than 250 artists and artisans who sell their original art and creative handiworks for your shopping pleasure.
Sat 10 am – 7 pm, Sun 10 am – 4 pm
519.253.6382, www.artintheparkwindsor.com or Facebook: Art In The Park
Willistead Park – 1899 Niagara St., Windsor
This annual festival is a jam packed, entertaining event centered around strawberries! The variety of events that take place over the four days are guaranteed to appeal to young and old alike.
Gil Maure Park – Corner of Front Rd and Laurier Dr, LaSalle
Don’t miss the Riverfront Fireworks Party, fantastic Midway, International Tugboat Race, and awesome entertainment. This is the official kick off to summer!
519.254.2880, Facebook: Windsor Summer Fest
Festival Plaza – 370 Riverside Dr. E., Windsor
Visitors can delight in the tastes, sounds and traditions of these cultures and help celebrate the fusion of cultures.
Times and Locations vary
Celebrate our Nation’s birthday. Enjoy the free activities, food court, live entertainment and fireworks!
9 am – 10 pm
Fort Malden National Historic Site – 100 Laird St., Amherstburg
The Canada Day celebration will be held at the Libro Community Centre and Millen Park. Join us for Fireworks and family activities.
Libro Community Centre, Millen Park – 1925 South Middle Road, Woodslee
Join us for Summer Fest and the Windsor Canada Day Parade!
Facebook: Windsor Summer Fest
Experience the Classic Car Cruise Show, the parade, a Watercross Tour, Vendors, wild rides and entertainment!
Car Cruise July 14, 1 pm – 8 pm
Parade July 15, 10 am to/from Belle River Public School
Belle River Rd. and County Rd. 22, Lakeshore
A weekend festival that celebrates the unique, local businesses that line historic County Rd 50 – Canada’s southernmost drive! Free and self directed tour.
Free and self directed tour
All venues – County Rd. 50, Amherstburg, Essex and Kingsville
A family friendly festival taking place in the heart of rural Pelee Island with local and regional Canadian musicians, artisans, local wine, beer and food creations.
$35/General Admission, $55+/Camping Packages
East Park Campground – 1362 E Shore Rd, Pelee Island
Come and see the animals, midway (Carter Shows), demolition derby, home crafts, the clown contest, and more!
519.687.3410 / 519.687.3607; www.comberfair.on.ca
Comber Fair Grounds – 6400 Community Centre St., Comber
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.
Lacasse Park – 590 Lacasse Blvd., Tecumseh
Join us on Main Street for this outstanding community event.
6 pm, Free admission
170 Main St. E, Kingsville
Join us for our opening day and Santa Claus parade on Nov 17 and much more!
Grab a curb side seat and watch decorated floats and marching bands fill the streets during the Santa Parade.
Jolly tradition with fabulous floats, marching bands, and a spectacle of fun in downtown Amherstburg!
6 pm, Free
Start location – Sandwich St. N. at William St, Amherstburg
Join us for a spectacular evening Christmas Parade Parade. Route is from Georgia/Erie Street, up Erie Street North, to the Leamington Fairgrounds.
This annual tradition is at the heart of the holiday season! Parade begins at Rankin Ave and continues on Riverside Dr. through Sandwich Towne to Brock St.
6 pm, Free
Parade start – Riverside Drive W. at Rankin, Windsor
Don’t miss the annual Town of Essex Santa Claus Parade.
6:30 pm, Free
Start location – Talbot St. S. and Fairview Ave., Essex