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Jul 18

Vaughan Celebrates Concerts in the Park 2018

Jul 18th, 2018 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

North Thornhill Community Centre
300 Pleasant Ridge Avenue
Thornhill, Vaughan, Ontario L4J 9B3

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July 18 - SIMPLY THE BEST - TRIBUTE TO TINA TURNER - North Thornhill Community Centre

The annual concert series will feature FREE professional entertainment and first-class performers on select Wednesdays. All concerts start at 7:30 p.m.

#VaughanConcerts2018

Cost: FREE

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Jul 19

Afternoon Tea at the Museum

Jul 19th, 2018 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Oshawa Museum
1450 Simcoe Street South Lakeview Park
Oshawa, Ontario L1H 8S8

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This summer experience afternoon tea in the Oshawa Museum’s Henry House Gardens.

Relax by the lake and enjoy a light lunch of scones, sandwiches, desserts and your choice of tea as well as a tour of the three beautifully restored heritage buildings.

Teas will be held on Thursday July 19 and Thursday August 16 with sittings at 11:30 AM and 1:30 PM, if necessary; the cost is $15 per person and $10 for Oshawa Historical Society members.

Reservations are required. call 905-436-7624 x.106

Cost: $15 per person and $10 for Oshawa Historical Society members.

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Jul 25

Vaughan Celebrates Concerts in the Park 2018

Jul 25th, 2018 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Mackenzie Glen District Park
220 Cranston Park Avenue
Maple, Vaughan, Ontario L6A 2M4

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July 25 - THE BEACH BUMS - TRIBUTE TO THE BEACH BOYS - Mackenzie Glen District Park

The annual concert series will feature FREE professional entertainment and first-class performers on select Wednesdays. All concerts start at 7:30 p.m.

#VaughanConcerts2018

Cost: FREE

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Jul-Aug 28-5

KidZville

Starts: Jul 28th, 2018 11:00 am
Ends: Aug 5th, 2018 8:00 pm

Canada's Wonderland
9580 Jane St
Vaughan, Ontario L6A 1S6

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Join us for a special celebration just for kids, at KidZfest! Live entertainment, dance parties, and foam pits! Plus, special visits from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Barney, Paw Patrol, Bob the Builder, Angelina Ballerina, Alvin and the Chipmunks, and MARVEL© Superheroes!

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Aug 10-12

Superbike Double Header

Starts: Aug 10th, 2018 8:30 am
Ends: Aug 12th, 2018 6:00 pm

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park
3233 Concession Road #10
Bowmanville, Clarington (Bowmanville), Ontario L1C 3K6

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Canada’s top motorcycle riders compete in a doubleheader points race for the national Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship. Titles will be decided during the Superbikes' premier stop of the season, and racing in other national classes will include Pro Sport Bike, Amateur Superbike, Amateur Sport Bike, and the new Amateur Lightweight Production.

Cost: Children under 16 are FREE with an Adult admission - visit website for prices

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Aug 11

Port Perry Craft Beer Festival

Aug 11th, 2018 Noon to 6:00 pm

Palmer Park
175 Water St
Port Perry, Scugog (Port Perry), Ontario

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The 4th Annual Port Perry Craft Beer Festival is brought to you by the Scugog Chamber of Commerce and Old Flame Brewing Co. on the shores of Lake Scugog.
Experience beautiful Port Perry and Celebrate Local Craft Beer!
We will be set up in Palmer Park where you can sample a variety of craft brews and ciders, while enjoying delicious food from local restaurants and live entertainment.
Join us on August 11, 2018 from 12 to 6pm and get ready to put your tastebuds to the test!

Cost: $20.00 + three sample tickets in Advance, $25.00 + One Sample ticket At the Door

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Aug 17-19

2018 Grand River RAM Rodeo

Starts: Aug 17th, 2018 5:00 pm
Ends: Aug 19th, 2018 3:00 pm

173367 Dufferin County Road 25, Grand Valley Ontario L0N 1G0
173367 Dufferin County Road 25
Grand Valley, Dufferin County, Ontario L0N 1G0

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Are you ready for the 2018 Grand River Rodeo? The action packed weekend includes Barrel Racing, a full RAM Rodeo Tour performance all weekend, FREE live music Saturday night with Canadian country music recording artist Ty Baynton, a horseshoe tournament, food, vendors and more!

Cost: $20

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Aug 24-26

Chevrolet Silverado 250

Starts: Aug 24th, 2018 8:30 am
Ends: Aug 26th, 2018 6:00 pm

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park
3233 Concession Road #10
Bowmanville, Clarington (Bowmanville), Ontario L1C 3K6

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NASCAR's Camping World Truck Series returns to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for its only Canadian appearance, the Chevrolet Silverado 250. Joining the trucks will be the NASCAR Pinty’s Series, the IMSA Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama, the Canadian Touring Car Championship, and the Nissan Micra Cup. This will no doubt be the biggest and busiest event of the season, with the roar of the NASCAR trucks and their close-contact, fender-rubbing race action as the main attraction.

Cost: Children 16 and under are free with paid adult admission. Visit website for schedule and cost

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Aug 25-26

Taste of Italy

Starts: Aug 25th, 2018 9:00 pm
Ends: Aug 26th, 2018 9:00 pm

Canada's Wonderland
9580 Jane St
Vaughan, Ontario L6A 1S6

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Bellissimo! Come to our 3rd Annual Taste of Italy Food Festival to be serenaded with live music while you indulge in your favourite Italian dishes, from pizza to pasta and everything in-between!

Cost: free with park admission

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Sep 29

Farm to Fork Thanksgiving Tour

Sep 29th, 2018 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Various Locations

The Farm to Fork Thanksgiving Tour was imagined as an innovative means to marry our small town community feel with our unique agricultural assets to present an authentic experience for tourist to our area.
The 3rd Annual 2018 Farm to Fork Thanksgiving Tour starts at the Sharon Temple in East Gwillimbury and is a self-guided tour to participating farms.

Cost: TBA

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Oct 6-7

Fall Colours Train

Starts: Oct 6th, 2018 10:00 am
Ends: Oct 7th, 2018 5:00 pm

York-Durham Heritage Railway
19 Railway St.
Uxbridge, Ontario L9P 1E5

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If you enjoy fall colours then this experience is for you!

Enjoy the beautiful forests and captivating fall colours of the Oakridges Moraine from the comfort of a classic heated 1950’s heritage train car. Don’t forget to check out our doors-open baggage car.

Fall Colours trains operate Saturdays and Sundays from October 6th through to October 14th.

Saturdays: 90-minute round trips departing Uxbridge. Sunday: 2-hour round trips departing from both Uxbridge and Stouffville.

Cost: See website

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Oct 13-14

Newmarket Group of Artists 10th Annual Artwalk and Studio Tour

Starts: Oct 13th, 2018 10:00 am
Ends: Oct 14th, 2018 5:00 pm

Newmarket Community Centre
200 Doug Duncan Drive
Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 3Y

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The Newmarket Group of Artists is proud to present its 10th Annual Art Walk and Studio Tour Show. The event takes place on Saturday, October 13 from 10 am - 5 pm and on Sunday, October 14th from 11 am - 5 pm. This year's tour will showcase the work of 36 artists exhibiting in 13 venues and will be our biggest tour to date in celebration of our 10th anniversary. The Studio Tour is a free, multi-venue, walkable event that takes place in and around Newmarket’s Historic Main Street. The Studio Tour and Art Show is a great opportunity to meet the artists and to experience and purchase their original work, including stained glass, pottery, jewellery photography, mixed media, and oil and acrylic paintings, ceramics and much more. Look for brochures and maps at local businesses on Main Street.

Cost: FREE

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Nov 17

Santa Claus Parade

Nov 17th, 2018 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Parade Starting Point
1 William Bell Parkway
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4S 2T9

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Richmond Hill's Santa Claus Parade brings the holiday spirit to life each year for spectators of all ages. This popular parade attracts thousands and features a number of diverse floats, walking groups and marching bands from in and around the community. Parade route: Leslie Street beginning at William F. Bell Parkway and ending at Performance Drive

Cost: Free Admission

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Nov 24-25

Santa Train

Starts: Nov 24th, 2018 10:00 am
Ends: Nov 25th, 2018 4:00 pm

19 Railway St., Uxbridge Ontario L9P 1E5
19 Railway St.
Uxbridge, Ontario L9P 1E5

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We have received news from the North Pole that Santa will be joining us on our decorated and heated heritage train! This popular train ride is a great family holiday experience!

Enjoy on-board entertainment while waiting for Santa’s arrival. The highlight of the ride is a visit from Santa with each child, big and small. Upon leaving the train, each child will also receive a gift bag full of goodies.

Create a new family tradition and lasting memories!

Cost: $25 + HST per person

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Dec 1-2

Santa Train

Starts: Dec 1st, 2018 10:00 am
Ends: Dec 2nd, 2018 4:00 pm

19 Railway St., Uxbridge Ontario L9P 1E5
19 Railway St.
Uxbridge, Ontario L9P 1E5

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We have received news from the North Pole that Santa will be joining us on our decorated and heated heritage train! This popular train ride is a great family holiday experience!

Enjoy on-board entertainment while waiting for Santa’s arrival. The highlight of the ride is a visit from Santa with each child, big and small. Upon leaving the train, each child will also receive a gift bag full of goodies.

Create a new family tradition and lasting memories!

Cost: $25 + HST per person

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Dec 8-9

Santa Train

Starts: Dec 8th, 2018 10:00 am
Ends: Dec 9th, 2018 4:00 pm

19 Railway St., Uxbridge Ontario L9P 1E5
19 Railway St.
Uxbridge, Ontario L9P 1E5

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We have received news from the North Pole that Santa will be joining us on our decorated and heated heritage train! This popular train ride is a great family holiday experience!

Enjoy on-board entertainment while waiting for Santa’s arrival. The highlight of the ride is a visit from Santa with each child, big and small. Upon leaving the train, each child will also receive a gift bag full of goodies.

Create a new family tradition and lasting memories!

Cost: $25 + HST per person

For more information:

Dec 15-16

Santa Train

Starts: Dec 15th, 2018 10:00 am
Ends: Dec 16th, 2018 4:00 pm

19 Railway St., Uxbridge Ontario L9P 1E5
19 Railway St.
Uxbridge, Ontario L9P 1E5

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We have received news from the North Pole that Santa will be joining us on our decorated and heated heritage train! This popular train ride is a great family holiday experience!

Enjoy on-board entertainment while waiting for Santa’s arrival. The highlight of the ride is a visit from Santa with each child, big and small. Upon leaving the train, each child will also receive a gift bag full of goodies.

Create a new family tradition and lasting memories!

Cost: $25 + HST per person

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Dec 31

First Night

Dec 31st, 2018 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Richmond Green Sports Centre
1300 Elgin Mills Road East
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4S 1M5

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Richmond Hill's First Night celebration is a family-friendly New Year's Eve party. Skip the late night events and bring your family to our event filled with activities and entertainment.

Cost: Free Admission

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