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Apple Blossom Tyme Festival May 29-31st
Apple Blossom Tyme Festival May 29-31st-Colborne-Cramahe Apple Blossom Tyme Festival is a fun and friendly community festival in the village of Colborne that happens on the last weekend in May each year. The festival welcomes everyone to experience the village and surrounding area in springtime, when there are wonderful apple orchards with beautiful and fragrant blossoms to enjoy. In the village, there is a collection of local vendors and food to sample along with vintage cars and tractors on display, a soap box derby race, a midway, baking contests, a competitive and fun spelling bee, and lots of other contests and activities.
4th Annual Big Band Festival- Trenton.
Join us on Sunday July 19th at the Amphitheatre in Centennial Park, Trenton, Ontario to be swept away to another era and hear some of the best names in Big Band Music, including The Brian Barlow Big Band and special guest vocalist Alex Samaras with a tribute to Frank Sinatra, The Toronto All-Star Big Band, and the Ragweed Jazz Band. In addition to the music festival-goers will have the opportunity to dance the afternoon away. Huff Estates Winery will be onsite, and food will be available.
Catch a free glimpse of whats to come at the Festival on Saturday July 18th, Trenton Port Marina with The Commodores' Orchestra (2:00-4:00 pm), followed by Swingmasters at Riverfront Square (6:30-10:00 pm).
Sept 4-7th Monarch & Migrants Weekend at Presquille
Labour Day weekend is our annual Monarchs and Migrants weekend. Just as May is the big month for north-bound migrants, September is best to see those heading south. The big bonus however is that insect migrants are more noticeable at this time of year. visit http://www.friendsofpresquile.on.ca/monarchsandmigrantsweekendp87.php