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Upcoming Events

Taste and Talk at the Park House

The Park House Museum will be holding a Taste and Talk on Friday April 25th at 7:00pm. Guest Speaker, Melissa Vuk (RN, BScN), will discuss food, recipes, cooking techniques, and the plating presentation that was mastered during the Regency era (1812 - 1821). Small samples of recipes will also be available for guests.
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When: 4/25/2014 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM

Best Darn Heritage Tour

Enjoy a two hour informative and entertaining walkabout and canoe trip on River Canard.
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When: (5/1/2014 - 10/30/2014) 09:00 AM - 08:00 PM

Beat Night

An evening of original poetry, music and storytelling. Hosted at the Downtown Espresso Cafe.
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When: 5/3/2014 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Amherstburg Farmers Market and Doll Museum

Enjoy all the great local products produced by local farmers and businesses. While at the market take time to visit the adjoining Doll Museum.
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When: (5/17/2014 - 9/27/2014) 08:30 AM - 01:30 PM

Amherstburg Garden Tour
When: (5/24/2014 - 5/25/2014) 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Amherstburg Fort Malden Horticultural Garden Tour

Visit beautiful gardens and the legendary Kings Navy Yard Park.
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When: (5/24/2014 - 5/25/2014) 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Sip into Summer

Sip into Summer, "A Taste of Place," is a celebration of award winning wines, local culinary delights and music.
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When: (5/24/2014 - 5/25/2014) 12:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Sips, Sounds and Bites

Visit Sprucewood Shores EVERY Sunday and enjoy live entertainment on the patio overlooking beautiful Lake Erie or nestled in the vineyard.
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When: (5/25/2014 - 8/24/2014) 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Beef in the Burg

This is a Rotary Club of Amherstburg's annual "Beef in the Burg" fundraiser.
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When: 6/4/2014 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM

Ribs and Ragtime

The North American Black Historic Museum welcomes all to experience an evening of jazz music and delicious ribs and chicken catered by Smoke and Spice.
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When: 6/7/2014 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Amherstburg Firefighters, J. Wimpy Tieffenbach Volleyball Tournament

An Amherstburg Fire Department tournament to raise funds which gives back to the community via bursaries at the local high schools and other worthy cases.
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When: 6/14/2014 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

South Coast Adventure Race ~ SCAR

Essex Region's first multi-sport adventure race that will include cycling, trekking, orienteering, paddling and obstacles.
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When: 6/21/2014 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Theatre in the Barn ~ The Legend of Go-Nu-Shu

Spend an evening in the barn while enjoying this season's feature performance of "The Legend of Go-Nu-Shu-Mystical Canoe of the River Canard."
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When: (6/28/2014 - 7/26/2014) 08:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Canada D'Eh 5K Run

This is a 5k run or walk that kicks off the Canada Day Celebrations at Fort Malden National Historic Site.
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When: 7/1/2014 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Canada Day and Ice Cream Festival

Celebrate our Nation's birthday at the National Historic Site of Fort Malden.
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When: 7/1/2014 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Amherstburg and the Great War Exhibit

The Park House is commemorating the 100th Anniversary of World War One with a temporary exhibit that will feature original uniforms, artifacts and local history.
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When: (7/2/2014 - 9/1/2014) 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Ribfest

Food, entertainment, rides, children's activities, a licensed area and best of all....mouthwatering racks of ribs! All proceeds support Amherstburg Rotary projects.
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When: (7/4/2014 - 7/6/2014) 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Hands on Heritage

Join the Park House Museum on Sundays in July and August and participate in a new Victoria Era activity each week.
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When: (7/6/2014 - 8/31/2014) 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Verdi Club Community Festival

A community festival at the Verdi Club with live entertainment and Italian cuisine, sporting events, family fun and kids activities.
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When: (7/18/2014 - 7/20/2014) 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Amherstburgs Gone Car Crazy Show

Amherstburg showcases the most magnificent line up of collectible cars from various eras.
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When: 7/27/2014 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Theatre in the Barn ~ Adventures in Dating

Spend an evening in the barn enjoying the performance of "Adventures in Dating."
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When: (8/2/2014 - 8/30/2014) 08:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Military Heritage Days

Come to Fort Malden National Historic Site to see Canadian Soldiers from the First World War plus 2000 years of military history as we take you from Romans to Redcoats and beyond.
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When: (8/2/2014 - 8/3/2014) 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Woofa-Roo Pet Fest

Woofa-Roo Pet Fest is returning with a full line-up of pet events, shows, specialty vendors and our fantastic adoption corner.
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When: 8/9/2014 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM, 8/10/2014 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Windsor Symphony Orchestra in the King's Navy Yard Park

Join us in all the splendor of King's Navy Yard Park overlooking the Detroit River, while the Windsor Symphony ensemble entertains.
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When: 8/9/2014 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Ontario 55+ Summer Games

Witness the province's finest athletes in the 55+ age category, as they engage in 18 events over two days of competition.
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When: (8/19/2014 - 8/21/2014) 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Art by the River

Join over 150 topnotch artists and artisans in Amherstburg at Art by the River, Essex County's original arts and crafts festival.
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When: (8/23/2014 - 8/24/2014) 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Wet and Wild Hawk Run

Participate in a 5k walk or run at the beautiful Holiday Beach Conservation Area.
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When: 8/24/2014 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Shores of Erie International Wine Festival

A perfect blend of regional wines, fine cuisine and an eclectic mix of live entertainment on the magnificent waterfront ground of Fort Malden National Historic Sit of Canada.
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When: (9/4/2014 - 9/7/2014) 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Shores of Erie Concert Spectacular!

Enjoy superior entertainment in the intimate venue of Fort Malden all the while enjoying the region's wineries.
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When: 9/4/2014 05:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Shores of Erie Wine Connoisser's Expo

On this day of the Shores of Erie Wine Festival guest sommelier speakers, wine maker walks, culinary demonstrations and wine tastings are all on the schedule.
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When: 9/7/2014 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Hawk Fest

See migrating hawks with Holiday Beach Migration Observatory's experts on the tower at Canada's number one hawk watching site.
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When: (9/13/2014 - 9/23/2014) 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Royal Canadian Legion Week

An annual event honouring all of our veterans at Amhestburg's Royal Canadian Legion.
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When: (9/13/2014 - 9/20/2014) 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

World Alzheimer's Run for Heroes Health Expo

This is a health expo that coincides with the World Alzheimer's Run for Heroes Marathon.
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When: (9/19/2014 - 9/21/2014) 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

World Alzheimer's Run for Heroes Marathon

The World Alzheimer's Day "Run for Heroes" Marathon is Canada's most southern Boston Qualifying Marathon, 18% qualified for Boston this year. 51% PB on our course!
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When: (9/19/2014 - 9/21/2014) 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Phantoms of the Canard Ghost Tours

Listen to the gruesome tales, mysterious happenings and scary events that have occurred all around us as we travel through cemeteries and paddle along the river.
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When: (9/26/2014 - 10/31/2014) 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM

All Hallows Eve and Thanksgiving Festival

How was Halloween celebrated in the Victorian Amherstburg? We would love to show you Cooking demonstrations, activities, storytelling and much more!
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When: 10/4/2014 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Rotary's Pumpkinville

This spooktacular admission-FREE event is a family fun day geared towards children (young and old) and their families, full of games, crafts, face painting, rides, costume and colouring contests, pumpkin carving and scarecrow parade and much more!
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When: 10/4/2014 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM

The Spirits of Amherstburg 3: The Tales of Texas Road

"Spirits of Amherstburg" will walk you through the Navy Yard and weave tales from the local past. Along with these stories, will be a new central theme: Tales from that notoriously haunted avenue - Texas Road!
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When: (10/17/2014 - 10/25/2014) 08:30 PM - 10:00 PM

SUPER Santa 5k Run or Walk

This is a family holiday favourite, where first time run participants receive a full Santa Suit to run or walk in. Over 500 santas participate and the spirit of the holidays fills the air with excitement!
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When: 11/15/2014 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM

River Lights Winter Festival Kick Off Celebration!

Step into a Christmas card from the past. With over 200 displays, the lighting of the municipal tree int he olde towne square kicks off the festivities.
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When: 11/15/2014 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Holiday Fair

Sprucewood Shores will be hosting a Holiday Fair every Sunday afternoon, featuring: Explore our local farmers' and artisans' products.
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When: (11/23/2014 - 12/21/2014) 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Annual Christmas House Tour

Eclectic homes and spaces are transformed by area decorators and businesses.
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When: (11/29/2014 - 11/30/2014) 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Taste of the Season

Taste a selection of homemade soups, each heart-fully hand crafted by our staff and their families for you to enjoy while listening to live music and partaking in FREE wine tastings.
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When: (11/29/2014 - 11/30/2014) 12:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Victorian Christmas

The Park House Museum will celebrate in true Victorian fashion with activities, food, games, music and more.
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When: 11/30/2014 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Christmas at the Black Museum

This holiday tradition features a musical performance and storytelling presentation in the Nazrey Church, a National Historic Site.
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When: 12/18/2014 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM


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