Author Archives: Heidi Hartmann

Puppets Up! International Puppet Festival

Fun, family-friendly event. A two-day festival with performances from ten professional puppet troupes in tented theatres. Street entertainment galore, along with a daily parade of puppets. For more information visit: Puppets. Continue reading

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International Offshore Powerboat Race

Really awesome boat racing on the St. Clair River this weekend. Wow! A must see – more than 25 racing boats from all over the world are expected to race this weekend in Sarnia. This is event is free for … Continue reading

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Cool stuff this weekend

Event listing for Ontario Acton Acton Leathertown Festival — Ajax Celebrate Ajax Waterfront Festival Activities include Retro Beach Party, sand sculptures, live entertainment, kite flying demonstrations and more. Free Alliston Alliston Potato Festival Activities include parade, bed races, Maximum Pro … Continue reading

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Treetop Trekking: 50% off Opening Weekend!

Check it out and save this weekend! Opening on August 1st, 2013, Treetop Trekking’s newest location is in Heart Lake Conservation Area in Brampton, Ontario. This adventure park will feature eight courses, 10 zip lines, and more than 75 aerial … Continue reading

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ARG! Pirate Festival

Gather ye crew and set sail for the Pirate Festival on August 3-5, 2013. Um, let’s see…a pirate ship…check! Pirate performers…check! Things for kids and adults to enjoy together or separately…check! If you need more information, just click here: Milton Pirate … Continue reading

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Joseph Brant Day Festival at LaSalle Park!

This festival had us at “free”, …and “boat rides”, and …”bouncy castles”. On Monday, August 5th, this free festival includes activities for all ages, live music and unique performances. Boat rides at LaSalle Park Marina, giant bouncy castles, face painting … Continue reading

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Oakville Waterfront Festival

Free, fun, family-friendly festival. One of Oakville’s biggest festivals is on this weekend from August 2-4, 2013 and it’s free! Takes place in Oakville’s Coronation Park. Live entertainment includes 54-50, Kathleen Edwards, Skydiggers, and Elliott BROOD! Plus! Amusement rides, food … Continue reading

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Cool stuff this weekend

Event listing for Ontario Amherstburg Military Heritage Days Get all fired up as you discover 200 years of military life. Tactical demonstrations by period re-enactors, military bands and storytelling by Shaymus Gunn. — Aurora Aurora jazz+ Festival $ Barrie Kempenfest … Continue reading

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Magic and Mischief: An Enchanted Garden Weekend at the RBG

Put on your wings and enjoy a magical day! The Royal Botanical Gardens is hosting a weekend of magic and mischief! You are encouraged to dress up for this event. There are lots of fun fairy-inspired activities planned including face … Continue reading

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19th Annual Teddy Bear’s Picnic

Bring your little one to this whimsical event. Picnics, games and teddy bear activities at Benares Historic House in Mississauga. The Teddy Bear Parade starts at 3 p.m. Bring your own bear! For more information, go to: Teddy Bears Picnic. Continue reading

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