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Special Events and Festivals in Northwestern Ontario

boating on lakes and rivers There's plenty of things to do in Sunset Country, including watching or taking part in the year-round special events and festivals throughout the region. The following is a list of events in Northwestern Ontario. Make sure you don't miss out on all the activities, whether you are a resident or a tourist visiting for a day, weekend or week.

Next 6 Events

  • Kenora Festival of Trees (Festivals) starts on 2014-11-27 and ends on 2014-11-29 01:16:00. Seniors Night, Gala Night, and Family Day!. Contact: 300 Main St. S. Kenora, Ontario, Canada P9N 1T2 807-467-2044
  • LOW Girls Hockey Novice/Atom/Peewee Tournament (Sporting Events) starts on 2014-11-28 and ends on 2014-11-30 02:59:00. Cheer on the Lake of the Woods girls hockey teams!. Contact: Kenora & Keewatin Arenas 807-467-2087
  • Comet ISON – Cosmic Encounters (Miscellaneous Events) starts on 2014-11-29 and ends on 2014-11-30. Fort William has an observatory where you can see Comet ISON. Contact: Fort William Historical Park - 1350 King Rd Thunder Bay, Ontario 807-473-2344
  • Emo Holly Daze (Festivals) starts on 2014-12-05 and ends on 2014-12-06. Come see what's happening at Holly Daze Festival!. Contact: 21 Tyrell Street Emo, Ontario, Canada 807 482-3991
  • Thunder Bay Parade of Lights (Attractions) starts on 2014-12-06. Charity parade in support of special needs children!. Contact: Manitoulin Transport- Main St. Thunder Bay, Ontario
  • Breakfast with Santa (Miscellaneous Events) starts on 2014-12-06. Contact: Thunder Bay, Ontario 800-667-8386
Looking forward:

Please note, all of the above contact numbers are with the area code 807 unless stated otherwise. Please call these organizers to confirm dates to avoid any inconveniences. For more information on these special events in Northwestern Ontario, visit our Community page.

Recurring Events and Tours in Sunset Country

Atikokan
  • White Otter Castle Boat Tours - Barry Brown- 807-597-1599/ 800-900-4240

Dryden

  • Dryden Museum Tours - Leah Gardner - 807-223-4671

Emo

  • Emo Speedway Stock Car Races - Racing every Saturday, May-September - 807-482-1070

Fort Frances

  • Clover Valley Farmer's Market - Saturdays, May-October 9am-1pm, 411 McIrvine Rd. - 807-274-9573
  • Historical Sites-Lookout Tower / Fort St. Pierre/ The Hallet - Mid-June-Labour Day, 10am-5pm

Kenora

  • Farmers Market - Wednesdays from June-September under the Whitecap Pavilion
  • Kenora Harbourfront Concert Series - Thursdays from July & August under the Whitecap Pavilion - 807-468-2232
  • Anicinabe Park Jam Sessions - Wednesdays in July & August at Anicinabe Park - anicinabepark@live.com - 807-467-2700
  • Mather Walls Heritage House Tours - Monday-Saturday in July & August, 10am-4pm - 807-547-2870
  • Lake of the Woods Cemetery Tours - Fridays July-August - 807-467-4636
  • Trilight Theatre "Living History Project" - Wednesdays & Sundays in July & August - 807-467-4636
  • Lakerun- Kenora's Weekly 5K - Saturdays from April 19th to October 11th - Kenora Harbourfront - clayhammett@gmail.com
  • Beaver Creek Ranch Summer Day Camp - Monday-Friday in July & August - 807-548-1103
  • Beaver Creek Ranch Pumpkin Hunt & Carve - Saturdays & Sundays in October - 807-548-1103

Minnitaki

  • Egli's Sheep Farm & Animal Park Tours - Minnitaki, April-October - 807-755-5231/ 800-465-2966

Morson

  • Historical Tomahawk Lighthouse - June-September - By appointment - 807-488-5719

Rainy River

  • Rainy River Farmer's Market - Wednesdays, May-Oct, 4pm-7pm, Atwood Ave.

Red Lake

Sioux Lookout

  • Northwest Farmers Market - May-September - visit www.siouxlookout.com for market dates - 807-737-1937

Stratton

  • Kay-Nah-Chi-Wah-Nung Historical Centre - Wednesday-Sunday, 10am-6pm - 807-483-1263

Thunder Bay

  • Summer in the Parks - Wednesdays in July & August - 800-625-3788
  • Halloween Hoot - Saturdays & Sundays in October - 800-625-3788
  • Haunted Fort Night - Thursday-Sunday in October - 807-577-2341
  • Winter Fundays - Sunday afternoons from January 5- March 9 - 800-625-3788

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