November in Prince Edward County

 ……. TASTE * TOUR * EXPLORE * UNWIND……. November 2019

It’s NOVEMBER in The County!!  Brighten up the month with some County fun – from Countylicious to Wassail, from The Maker’s Hand to Santa, The County is alive this month with unique experiences for every age group and taste. Come visit us and create some great memories.

November Getaways

Escape to The County for a fall getaway before the snow arrives. Relax and rejuvenate at one of the fine inns, savour a dinner handcrafted by an acclaimed chef, or a wine tasting of the exceptional wines.

Twin BirchTwin Birch Cottages & Suites ~ Fall Getaway Specials. Waterfront Resort at the edge of Wellington savingsBefore you travel, check out November Deals & Discounts
Activities   Food •  Wine
Edgewater B&BEdgewater B&B ~ A modern Cape Cod home overlooking beautiful Picton Harbour & Yacht Club. 5 minute walk to downtown Picton. Modern LodgeModern Lodge
Luxury rental set amidst a beautiful forest of spruce trees. Fall Getaway Packages  …  
Black River B&B Black River B&B
Waterfront adult-only B&B in a park-like sanctuary.  Sumptuous vegetarian, gluten free breakfasts overlooking the river.
Sandbanks Vacations & ToursSandbanks Vacations & Tours
Wine & County Unveiled Tours •  Mid-week tour Special • Stay & Play Pkgs •  Group or Corporate Pkgs
At the Lake SuitesAt the Lake Suites ~ Two beautifully appointed suites, each with their own fireplace. Jacksons Falls Country InnJacksons Falls Country Inn
Experience the fusion of European and First Nations cultures.  Girlfriends Weekends
LittleJohn FarmLittlejohn Farm~ A Wellness Farm ~ Unique Farm Stay Experience • Guided Wine Tours •  Culinary Workshops isaiah tubbs resort isaiah tubbs resort
Overlooking Sandbanks • Family vacations • Weddings • Conferences
The ManseThe Manse Boutique Inn
The perfect place for that special occasion.  Romantic fireplace rooms.
Bees Knees BnBBees Knees BnB
Walk to downtown Picton, close to arts and culture, restaurants & wineries.
Starlit Properties at Smith’s Bay
Enjoy the brilliant skyscape and constantly changing waterfront view. Wheelchair accessible.
English Rose B&B and Spa English Rose B&B, Spa, Holistic Healing getaway package. Walking distance to Picton Harbour & park, restaurants, theatre, art galleries and shopping.

vacationMore Getaway Experiences to Remember   Romantic Getaways ☆ Nature Retreats ☆ Foodie Delights ☆ County Culture ☆ Group Gatherings ☆ Action Vacations ☆  Girls Getaways ☆ Lakeside Escapes

Hallowe’en Hauntings

Halloween DanceSpooktacular guide to Hallowe’en parties and dances in the County …  check it out }

Festivals & Parades

Firelight Lantern FestivalFirelight Lantern Festival ~ Saturday Nov 9 at the Crystal Palace: A magical celebration for the whole community, including a procession down Main Street, live music and performances, a whole lot of handmade lanterns … More information }

Christmas tree lightsBloomfield Festival of Lights ~ Friday Nov 29 : Bloomfield’s Original Night-Time Santa Claus Parade. The village of Bloomfield sparkles like a magical fairyland for their annual night-time holiday parade with floats, bands and lots of glitz. … More information }

Festival of TreesFestival of Trees ~ Nov 29, 30 & Dec 1 at Isaiah Tubbs Resort: Silent auction of nearly 200 decorated Christmas trees, bucket draw, Christmas boutique, entertainment, visits from Santa, bake and preserves sale. Sponsored by the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary … More information }

Thank you to our newsletter sponsor PEC Homewatch

Markets & Shows

Christmas MarketChristmas Market at the Local Store ~ Nov 1 – 3 at The Local Store: Special Christmas Market 3 days. Visit our historical century barn filled with original, local merchandise from the County’s creative artists, artisans, authors, food producers and musicians. Over 150 Prince Edward County Artists, Artisans and Local Food. Free Admission! … More information }

The Makers HandThe Maker’s Hand ~ Nov 1 – 3 at Wellington & District Community Centre: A juried artisan show and sale featuring both established and up-and-coming artisans from Ontario and Quebec, produced by the Prince Edward County Arts Council. Featuring 40 exhibitors in an indoor venue … More information }

County Wellness CollectiveCounty Wellness Collective Show & Market ~ Saturday Nov 2 at Prince Edward County Community Centre. Join us and meet some of the best alternative health & wellness practitioners that the County has to … More information }

See more seasonal markets … 

Sip & Savour

CountyliciousFall Countylicious ~ Nov. 1-24: Countylicious is a celebration of culinary experiences in Prince Edward County, featuring prix fixe menus and unique experiences from local restaurants and producers. Diners can choose from $20 lunches, $40 dinners  … More information }

Countylicious Corkage ~ Wednesday Nov 13 at participating restaurants. Bring a bottle of your favourite County wine to accompany your Countylicious dinner and your $10 corkage fee will be donated to help keep local families fed … More information }

WassailWassail in the County ~ Weekends of Nov 16 + 17 , Nov 23 + 24, and Nov 30/Dec 1: Join Prince Edward County’s winemakers for mulled wines, comfort foods and festive good cheer. Ontario’s most unique wine celebration, Wassail pays tribute to the age old tradition of celebrating the harvest before the arrival of winter. … More information }

Wassailing at Macaulay’s ~ Weekends of Nov 16 + 17 , Nov 23 + 24, and Nov 30/Dec 1 at Macaulay Heritage Park: Prince Edward County’s Victorian Christmas and Good Cheer experience! Our costumed guides at historic Macaulay House will warmly welcome you. The 1850s kitchen will offer tasty heritage recipes to sample. … More information }

You’ll be Entertained

QEMA’s Gospel Show ~ Wednesday Nov 6 at 6:30 pm at Wellington Town Hall, the last event of the season … More information }

Hollywood NorthHollywood North Film Festival ~ Nov 8 & 9 at The Regent Theatre: The festival will open on Friday, Nov 8th at The Regent Theatre in Picton with the film LUCE … More information }

PECMH Hospital Fundraising Dance ~ Friday Nov 22 at The Waring Hall: We have The Reasons to Back the Build. Grab your dancing shoes and come dance the night away to the music of The Reasons! Special guest appearances will be made … More information }

Hickory Dickory DockHickory, Dickory, Dock: The Panto ~ Nov 28, 29, 30, Dec 1 at Mount Tabor Community Playhouse. Fun for the whole family! A hilarious romp! Penniless Dame Foxtrot doesn’t know her old Grandfather Clock is a magical possession. Years ago the Fairy Queen locked into it … More information }

music noteAlso check out the live music at County venues

Workshops

Encaustic Painting Workshop ~ Nov 2 & 3 at ANDARA Gallery: “STAY & PLAY” in Prince Edward County. Two-Day Workshop with Andrew Csafordi … More information }

Arts Programs at Baxter Arts Centre ~ Programs and classes for Art, Wellness, Music, and Writing. Baxter Arts Centre provides varied arts programs for residents of Prince Edward County and visitors. … More information }

 Christmas greeneryWassail Wreath Making ~ Weekends of Nov 16 + 17 , Nov 23 + 24, and Nov 30/Dec 1 at Sandbanks Winery: Celebrate the end of the growing season with Wassail! Get crafty with our wreath making workshops as you decorate your own unique wreath using the … More information }

December Events

Dec 1 – Picton Santa Claus Parade
Dec 1 – Hickory, Dickory, Dock: The Panto at Mount Tabor Community Playhouse
Dec 1 – Ameliasburgh’s Christmas in the Village at Ameliasburgh Heritage Village
Dec 7 – Wellington’s Christmas in the Village
Dec 7 – A Swingin’ Christmas with Toronto All-Star Big Band! at The Regent Theatre
Dec 8 – County School of Dance presents Nutcracker at The Regent Theatre
Dec 8 – Christmas House Tour
Dec 8 – A Renaissance Christmas at Glenwood Cemetery Chapel
Dec 8 – Christmas in Consecon
Dec 14 – Busy Hands Craft Show at Wellington & District Community Centre
Dec 14 – Nick of Time Christmas Craft Show at Bloomfield Hall
Dec 25 – Christmas Day
Dec 26 – Boxing Day holiday

Live music, art & cooking workshops, and more … Check details on the Prince Edward County calendar at www.visitthecounty.ca

Join us for seasonal celebrations, festivals and fairs

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