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Upcoming Events

Best Darn Heritage Tour

A two hour informative and entertaining walkabout and canoe trip on River Canard
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When: (7/31/2016 - 10/30/2016) 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Amherstburg farmers market at Malden Centre

Amherstburg Farmers Market Season

Enjoy all the great local products produced by local farmers and businesses!
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When: (7/31/2016 - 10/8/2016) 08:30 AM - 01:30 PM

Sips, Sounds & Bites

Sundays only from May 29th - September 4th at Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery
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When: (7/31/2016 - 9/4/2016) 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Man in motion

Health and Wellness Sunday Stroll

Stroll, learn, and explore in King's Navy Yard Park! Yoga, Taoist, Meditation, Pilates, Seniors Sit Fit and Belly Dancing! There is even a Farmers Market!
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When: 7/31/2016 08:00 AM - 02:00 PM, 8/21/2016 08:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Flappers, Speakeasies, and the Big Cheese: Amherstburg in the 1920's

Society is running wild; ladies are wearing short dresses, hooch is flowing, and someone's gotta be the fall guy. Put down the giggle water and come to the museum to see our beautiful collection.
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When: (7/31/2016 - 10/7/2016) 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Science in the Kitchen

Our Science in the Kitchen program uses simple household products to complete fun and exciting science experiments.
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When: (7/31/2016 - 8/21/2016) 11:30 AM - 01:30 PM

King's Navy Yard Park gazebo

2016 Music in the Park

Free, live performances in King's Navy Yard Park.
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When: 7/31/2016 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM, 8/13/2016 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM, 8/14/2016 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM, 8/28/2016 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Park House Museum

Hands on Heritage

Join us on Sundays to see a demonstration and learn a new skill.
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When: (7/31/2016 - 8/27/2016) 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Gibson Gallery in Amherstburg

Out of Africa: Donovan Alp: Art Exhibit

Donovan takes us on a safari in South Africa through his wildlife paintings, drawing and semi precious gemstones from the region.
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When: 7/31/2016 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

The Art of Mary Kendrick: Art Exhibit

Art exhibit by Mary Kendrick at the Mudpuppy Gallery. Wednesday - Saturday
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When: (7/31/2016 - 8/6/2016) 12:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Macassa Bay Cruise of the Lower Detroit River

Depart from Kings Nay Yard in Downtown Amherstburg at 12:30pm See Fort Malden, Boblo Island, Millionaires Shore, and many other historical sites.
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When: 8/17/2016 12:30 PM - 02:30 PM

Fort Malden National Historic Site

Escape Room

$24.50 per person. Reservations and pre-payment required for this event. Are you cunning enough to escape the Fort’s Barracks? Participate in Fort Malden’s new escape room event and discover if you can decipher the riddles to break out of the soldier’s quarters! For more information, please contact Fort Malden at 519-736-5416.
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When: 8/6/2016 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM, 8/13/2016 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Military Heritage Days

Come to Fort Malden National Historic to see 2000 years of military history as we take your from Romans to Redcoats and beyond.
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When: 7/31/2016 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Fort Malden National Historic Site

Fort Malden Murder Mystery

July 30 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. $12.10 per person
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Gibson Gallery in Amherstburg
When: (8/1/2016 - 8/28/2016) 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

The Art of Joan Cotte: Art Exhibit

A fine art exhibit featuring the creative works of artist Joan Cotte
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When: (8/10/2016 - 9/3/2016) 12:00 PM - 06:00 PM


Woofa~Roo Pet Fest is the place to be for a dynamic weekend of Crazy Fun.
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When: (8/13/2016 - 8/14/2016) 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Wet & Wild Hawk Run

Get wet and be wild at this fantastic 5km run/walk.
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When: 8/21/2016 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Art By The River

Love art? Join over 150 topnotch artists and artisans in Amherstburg, August 27 and 28 to celebrate the 50th year of Art by the River
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When: (8/27/2016 - 8/28/2016) 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Mudpuppy Open Mic "Beat Night"

An enjoyable evening of music, poetry and performances by local writers, musicians and performers.
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When: 8/27/2016 12:00 PM - 06:00 PM

The Beauty of Nature: Maria Jose: Art Exhibit

Maria Jose art exhibit at Gibson Gallery
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When: (9/1/2016 - 9/25/2016) 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

The Art of Dennis & Mary Anne Drew: Art Exhibit

Dennis and Mary Anne Drew art exhibit at the Mudpuppy Gallery
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When: (9/7/2016 - 10/1/2016) 12:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Windsor Essex Harvest Festival

Come celebrate Windsor Essex County's food and drink at Amherstburg's Fort Malden National Historic Site of Canada.
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When: 9/9/2016 04:00 PM - 11:00 PM, 9/10/2016 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM, 9/11/2016 12:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Woman holding hawk on extended arm

Festival of Hawks

Take in the sights of thousands of hawks as they migrate South through this world-renowned birding venue.
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When: (9/10/2016 - 9/11/2016) 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM, (9/17/2016 - 9/18/2016) 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Wings and Things: Nancy Bauer

Art exhibit at the Gibson Gallery
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When: (9/29/2016 - 10/23/2016) 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

The Art of Robert Honor: Art Exhibit

Robert Honor Art exhibit at the Mudpuppy Gallery
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When: (10/5/2016 - 10/29/2016) 12:00 PM - 06:00 PM

3rd Annual All Hallows Eve Festival

Join us for a fun filled day. Come rain or shine. Learn about the history of Halloween.
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When: 10/23/2016 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Fort Malden National Historic Site
When: (10/27/2016 - 10/30/2016) 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

The Gibson Gallery

Annual Members Exhibit

The sixth annual exhibit showcasing the art of the members of the Fort Malden Guild of Arts and Crafts.
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When: (10/27/2016 - 11/12/2016) 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Artwork of Brianne MacLaren-Ross: Art Exhibit

A creative look at Boblo Island, with photography and other pieces.
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When: (11/2/2016 - 11/25/2016) 12:00 PM - 05:00 PM

River Lights Winter Festival

The parks in Downtown Amherstburg are lit up nightly with over a hundred light displays.
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When: (11/19/2016 - 12/31/2016) 11:00 AM - 09:00 PM

SUPER Santa Run

Join hundreds of other Santas in this fun and festive start to the holiday season.
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When: 11/19/2016 05:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Holiday Art at the Gallery

Come Christmas shopping at the Holiday Art at the Gallery in a boutique settling within our lovely traditional Gallery space.
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When: (11/24/2016 - 12/11/2016) 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Taste the Season Holiday Open House

This event occurs every year at Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery. It's that time of year - time to eat, drink and be merry!
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When: (11/26/2016 - 11/27/2016) 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Santa Claus Parade

Jolly tradition with fabulous floats, marching bands and a spectacle of fun in Downtown Amherstburg!
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When: 11/26/2016 06:00 PM - 12:00 AM

A Dickens Christmas: Victorian Christmas at the Museum

What a great way to kick off the holiday season. Learn about Christmas traditions as you tour this beautifully decorated historic home.
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When: 11/27/2016 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Winter Wonderland

A season's greeting of great holiday and giftable pieces by many local artists and crafters.
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When: (11/30/2016 - 12/22/2016) 12:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Annual Holiday House Tour presented by River Lights Winter Festival

Eclectic homes and spaces are transformed by area decorators and businesses.
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When: (12/3/2016 - 12/4/2016) 01:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Fort Malden National Historic Site

March Break Daily Workshops

Date: March 13-17, 2017 Admission: $6.05 for half day/ $24.50 for full day.
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When: (3/13/2017 - 3/17/2017) 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Mardi Gras Street Party

Mardi Gras street party in downtown Amherstburg
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Amherstburg's Gone Car Crazy Show

Car show on the streets of Downtown Amherstburg
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Communities in Bloom National Showcase

Amherstburg will be showcased in the 2016 Communities in Bloom Nationals.
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