Perfect August Events To Help Celebrate The End Of Summer In Ontario


Let’s face it, mid-late August is the time of the yr the place you would possibly begin feeling a bit of blue. After all of the summer season is shortly coming to an finish, you’re beginning to run round getting the youngsters prepared for college, and a number of the main festivals and occasions have already occurred. Don’t fret although, there are many extra issues occurring in August. Listed below are a few of our favourites.

Havelock Nation Jamboree – Aug. 15-18: Come be part of within the enjoyable with 25 nation entertainers in a weekend lengthy jamboree the place you get to hearken to nice music, and camp out together with your fellow nation music followers. This yr options Brett Kissel, Randy Bachman, April Wine, Jamie Warren and extra.
Dundas Cactus Pageant (Hamilton) – Aug. 16-18: For 44 years Dundas has been celebrating Cactus in August, and guests from throughout the nation come out to assist. The  household enjoyable pageant runs for three days and consists of four leisure phases, occasion zones and over 100 avenue distributors.
Carrot Fest (Bradford) – Aug. 16-17: One in all Canada’s high carrot producing areas celebrates the vegetable over the course of two days, together with a big vendor market with a whole lot of distributors, Aqua Canines, Skilled Wrestling occasions, BMX Stunt Exhibits, Youngsters Zone, dwell stage leisure and extra!
Canadian Nationwide Exhibition (Toronto) – Aug. 16-Sept. 2: The tip of summer season isn’t right here till the CNE arrives. For 2 weeks the most important exhibition of its type in Canada will ship high meals, live shows, comedy, and naturally exhibitors.
Buckhorn Nice Artwork Pageant (Buckthorn) – Aug. 17-18: For 42 years, the award successful Buckhorn Pageant of the Arts has been curating a gallery-quality high quality artwork pageant. This occasion appeals to everybody who enjoys artwork, from lovers to collectors. The occasion additionally celebrates native delicacies and musical expertise.
Fan Expo (Toronto) – Aug. 22 – 25: What began out as an occasion for comedian guide collectors and geeks has become a household affair for everybody to get pleasure from. It’s a celebration of popular culture, with movie star friends, cosplay, a whole lot of distributors and extra. 
Tecumseh Corn Pageant (Tecumseh) – Aug. 23-25: Highlighted by a parade and a automobile present, the Tecumseh Corn Pageant is celebrating their 44th yr. There are additionally loads of different issues to do and see, together with a corn consuming contest, pony rides, musical leisure and even a Miss Tecumseh Pageant.
Winona Peach Pageant (Winona) – Aug. 23-25: Since 1967, this pageant has been run solely by volunteers. It options nice native meals and expertise, together with a circus. In fact your entire focus of the pageant is the peach, full with peach crammed pies, crepes, cobbler and a Peach Sundae.
Canada’s Largest Ribfest(Burlington) – Aug. 30 – Sept.2: Nothing says summer season greater than a ribfest, and this one occurs to be Canada’s largest. From dwell leisure all weekend lengthy, to the judging of the ribs, the occasion is an effective way to wind down in the course of the labour day weekend and put together your self for fall.

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