August in the CountyWINE * DINE * STAY * PLAY…… August 2017

It’s AUGUST in the County! Join us for summer getaways, festivals, winery tours, live music and theatre and more …

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August Getaways

Find your perfect Getaway in the County.
Wine & Culinary Experiences, Rejuvenation Getaways, Romantic Hideaways, Family Fun and more …

a day at the beach

Sunrise Cottage Resort :: a Waterfront Resort with Luxury Cottages and a sparkling clean outdoor heated pool. Ideal for family vacations or group events and reunions.

Jacksons Falls Country Inn :: Girlfriends Getaway • Group getaways • Authentic native fare • Public house • Live music series.

Black River Bed & Breakfast :: Waterfront adult-only B&B in a park-like sanctuary. Unique gourmet dinners.

Wine Tour Packages with Sandbanks Vacations & Tours :: Stay & Play Packages • Half Day Tours • Lunch & Wine Tours • Group or Corporate Packages

Merrill Inn :: A classic country inn in the heart of Picton. Girlfriend Getaways – Seasonal Packages – Fine Dining.

isaiah tubbs resort & conference centre :: Dining & Getaway packages • Family vacations • Weddings • Retreats • Conferences. Waterfront restaurant, sandy beach, pool & watersport activities.

The Manse Boutique Inn and Spa :: The Manse is the perfect place just to relax and recoup • Food Packages • Wine Tour Packages • Day Spa Packages – in house RMT

The Wexford House :: Spectacular, historic 13 room vacation rental in Picton. A perfect venue for Family Gatherings • Group Reunions • Small Weddings • Girlfriends Getaways • Meetings & Retreats.

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Reservations are recommended during the busy season, for your convenience the Accommodation Availability Chart provides a quick view of accommodation vacancies. Check the chart }

 

 Shows & Sales

shopAnnual Art & Craft Sale ~ Thurs August 3 at Picton Fairgrounds. Over 200 vendors selling everything from Crafts, Stained Glass, Paintings, Clothing, Wood Products, Outside Furniture, Pottery, Jewelry, Toys and MUCH MUCH MORE!  read more }

shopQEMA’s Treats, Treasures & Crafts Sale ~ Sat August 19 at Bloomfield Hall. An amazing array of artisanal crafts, hard to find treasures, and delectable treats. All donations support the Quinte Educational Museum and Archives.

shopNostalgia & Pop Culture Show and Sale ~ Sat August 19 at the Curling Club at Picton Fairgrounds. A one day show of everything Nostalgia & Pop Culture. Memorabilia, Sports Cards, Records, Toys, Bottles, Vintage Signs, Movie Collectibles, Photos, Post Cards, Ephemera and lots more. read more }

Community Celebrations

hollyhocks in Waupoos

communityConsecon Community Day ~ Sat August 5. This day long festivities-filled occasion has something for everyone including including village wide yard sale, children’s activities, Art on the Lawn, church bake sale, craft sales, Bay of Quinte Aeromodeller’s Open House, Soap Box Derby, Legion’s Big BBQ and Street dance with the Classic Rock’n Roll sounds of “The Bonnie Roxx Band”. read more }

communityWalt’s Sugar Shack Shindig ~ Sat August 5 in Consecon. Featuring lunch and dinner menus, and live music by the Reasons and Steve Wilkinson. There will also be a petting zoo, face painting, crafts, games and a vendor market. This a free and completely family oriented event. This event is a fundraiser for the Military Family Resource Centre (MFRC). read more }

communitySecond annual Sophiasburg Picnic ~ Wed August 9. This is a free event, great for the whole family.  Start off at 4:00 p.m. with a farm tour, at Fiddlehead Farm.  Then at 5:00 p.m., on to Three Dog Winery for the picnic featuring the bounty of the Sophiasburgh region farms, wine and a picnic supper from the artisanal food vendors.  read more }

communityDog Days of Summer at Mariners’ Park Museum ~ Sat August 12 at Mariners Park Museum in South Bay. Bring your dog to a day of fun at the museum! Vendors, dog treats, groomers, trainers, obstacle course, best dressed dog, dog food bank drop-off, and hot dog BBQ. Yard Sale to be held on site that day as well, starting at 8 am. Mariners Park museum is family-friendly, with swing sets and outdoor marine exhibits.  read more }

communityLakeshore Lodge Day ~ Wed August 16 at Sandbanks Provincial Park Lakeshore Lodge Day Use Area. Join us for this popular annual 1890’s style picnic, with games, lemonade and corn at the site of the old Lakeshore Lodge on West Point. This event is organized by the Friends of Sandbanks. read more }

communityHillier Highlander Park Day ~ Sat August 19 at Jack Taylor Park in Hillier. Highlander Challenges/Competition/Demos, Tyrannosaurus Pets, Food Vendors, Games, Face Painting, Wagon Rides, Bounce castle … read more }

Sip, Sample,and Savour

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foodCounty Fête 2017 ~ Sat August 5 at Wellington Market. Come celebrate Caribbean culture in Prince Edward County! Experience the food, art, and music of the Caribbean with Chef Annie’s Kitchen, JERKebago, Midtown Brewing Company, Caribbean Gourmet Delicacies, Norman Hardie Winery, Tabersnack, and The Vic Café.

canned foodsOntario Fermentation Festival ~ Sat August 19 at the Crystal Palace in Picton. Come celebrate all things fermented at the First Annual Ontario Fermentation Festival! Join us for a family friendly day filled with all things fermented. We will have a unique and exciting schedule of hands on workshops and demonstrations as well as a speaker series on specific interest topics of fermentation. read more }

Winemakers Taste and Tour ~ Fri August 25 at Sandbanks Estate Winery in Wellington. Curious about our winemaking process? Visit us for this complimentary taste and tour with our winemaking team as they explain (and you sample) the entire process from the vines to the wines. read more }

cooking classesSummer Dinner at J.K. Farm with Stanners Vineyard wines ~ Sat August 26. On Saturday evenings throughout the summer you will find an oasis of gastronomy at Jamie Kennedy’s farm in Hillier, Ontario. Immerse yourself in this bucolic dining experience featuring ingredients produced from the farms, lakes and streams of Prince Edward County … read more }

beer-wine-cider-liquorCanada 150 Eh! Wellington Rotary Fundraiser Dinner ~ Sat August 26 at Wellington and District Community Centre. This is an annual event in support of charitable causes in Prince Edward County. It will feature tastings of wine, cider, beer and spirits produced in Prince Edward County, along with dinner prepared by Chef Sujo of Soup Opera. Silent and live auction items will also be featured. read more }

Guided Winery Tour by Horse-drawn Carriage ~ Wed August 9 & August 23 starting at Wellington Park. Experience Prince Edward County wineries in class! Enjoy a guided horse-drawn carriage while taking in the scenic beauty of the vineyards, shorelines and rich history of The County. read more }

fresh cornfarm to tableWhat’s In Season in August
Beans, Beets, Broccoli, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Celery, Corn, Cucumbers, Eggplant, Garlic, Leeks, Lettuce, Onions, Parsnips, Peppers, Potatoes, Radishes, Spinach, Tomatoes, Zucchini, Apples (summer), Blueberries, Currants, Gooseberries, Grapes, Muskmelon, Pears, Plums, Raspberries, Watermelon
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You’ll be Entertained

Festival Players

theatreFestival Players is the County’s professional theatre company and a cherished part of County summers for more than ten years. Sit back, enjoy a glass of wine and let some of Canada’s finest theatre artists entertain you in unique County venues. read more }

Hippolyta’s Wedding: A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare ~ August 2 – 27 at the Village Tent in Wellington. This new production of Shakespeare’s most popular comedy will feature an exciting cast anchored by veteran actor Bruce Dow …

Stones in His Pockets by Marie Jones, Directed by Bruce Dow ~ August 9 to September 3 at the Village Tent in Wellington. A fast-paced tragicomedy about a sleepy Irish County overrun by a Hollywood film crew, seen through the eyes of two local men …

Mary’s Wedding by Stephen Massicotte, Directed by Jeannette Lambermont-Morey ~ August 15 to September 2 at The Storefront in Wellington. On the eve of her wedding, Mary Chalmers dreams of Charlie, her first love. Set in Western Canada during the First World War …

Thank you to our newsletter sponsor Elizabeth Crombie.Elizabeth Crombie

theatreTheatre in the Park ~ Wed August 9 and 23 at dusk at Sandbanks Provincial Park Amphitheatre. Camp-style musical theatre featuring two short plays describing Sandbanks rich natural and cultural history. Suggested donations of $2.00 per person, ($10.00 per family) read more }

theatre3 plays in August ~ Wed August 9 to Sat August 19 at Books & Company (upstairs), Picton. Professional Theatre hits Main Street with Midnight Madness Aug. 9-12 at 8 pm. Unjustly Aug. 14 Two Ships Passing Aug. 16-19. Join us for these performances in the air-conditioned and wheelchair accessible Lipson Room. Plenty of parking! read more }

theatreOthello ~ Thu August 10 at Bloomfield Millpond on Mill Street. William Shakespeare’s searing tale of race, jealousy and revenge is set against the backdrop of recent history when, in 1974, Canadian peacekeepers are caught in a life or death struggle on the island of Cyprus.  read more }

cinemaSilent Movies in Bloomfield at Baxter Arts Centre in Bloomfield. Thur August 3 – Kiki (1926); August 17 – The Kid (1921); August 31 – Queen Kelly (1929). Admission is free. Refreshments and popcorn are available for sale. Doors open at 7pm. Movie starts at 7:30pm. read more }

cinemaMovie in the Vineyard ~ Sat August 19 at Keint-he Winery, Wellington. Join Keint-he for our 4th annual MOVIE IN THE VINEYARD NIGHT!!  Bring a lawn chair and enjoy our screening of comedy classic, “Planes, Trains and Automobiles”! Fish fry curated by Agrarian Bistro and Speakeasy, with the vineyard and the lake as a backdrop. In the event of rain, we will push the date … read more }

theatreSOUL DECISION high-energy sketch comedy duo presented by Comedy Country ~ Sat August 19 at Athol Town Hall in Cherry Valley. Their signature style and undeniable charm have earned them big laughs across Canada and won them “Best of the Fest” honours at the 2017 Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival.  read more }

Musical Notes

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musicQuarter Moon Coffee House at Baxter Arts Centre in Bloomfield ~ August 3, 17 & 31. Quarter Moon has an open stage concept, and you never know who is going to turn up on any given night.  read more }

musicMusic at Port Milford is a camp for serious young string and piano musicians which has been in operation since 1987. The internationally acclaimed artists -in- residence and faculty members perform a concert of chamber music at St Mary Magdalene Church on Saturday evenings during the four week camp session. read more }
Marie Berard & Friends ~ Sat August 5
Tokai String Quartet ~ Sat August 12
Sunday Student Matinees ~ Sun Aug 6 & 13

dance6th Annual Elvis Festival ~ Fri August 4 and Sat August 5 at Waupoos Winery in Waupoos. This is a free show. Preferred seating is available under the tent with an Elvis Inspired meal purchase or bring your own chairs for … read more }

musicTim Sheffield Solo at Three Dog Winery! ~ Mon Aug 7. Patio overlooking the vineyard. Sip Red & Whites with yummy bites while Tim plays acoustic, easy listening tunes.  read more }

musicDavid Wilcox in Wellington ~ Fri August 11 at Wellington and District Community Centre. Tickets available at TicketScene.ca and the Wellington Arena box office. read more }

Thank you to our newsletter sponsor Picton Harbour Pontoon Tours.

Picton Boat Tours

musicBeatles: B-Sides with Saltwater Roses ~ Sat August 12 at The Regent Theatre in Picton. Saltwater Roses have been playing Beatles songs together for over 30 years. The band’s meticulous detail in re-creating Beatles songs have garnered them over 250,000 hits on You Tube, and they are back for a return engagement at The Regent. read more }

musicConcert in the Park (Waupoos) featuring The Reasons ~ Sun August 13 at the North Marysburgh Recreation Centre. Come out and enjoy a concert in the Park. There will be a BBQ, and a good time to be had… Bring a lawn chair. read more }

musicHarpdog Brown and The Travelin’ Blues Show ~ August 15 & 16 at Stache on Main “Piano Bar and Gallery”. You can catch this 3X Maple Blues Award Winner with Jordie Edmonds in Wellington. Come on down and join us for a fabulous meal and a great night of music!  read more }

PEC JazzPEC Jazz Festival ~ Tue August 15 to Sun August 20. The Prince Edward County Jazz Festival features internationally acclaimed musicians performing all around the County. Venues include the Regent Theatre in Picton and satellite locations at restaurants, vineyards and more around the County. See details of performers, tickets and free events at www.pecjazz.org

musicQuinte Educational Museum (QEMA) Music Night ~ Wed August 16 featuring Drew Ackerman, Jake De Vries and Friends at Wellington Town Hall. Free admission, refreshments, donations accepted for Quinte Educational Museum & Archives. A fantastic evening of great music. Snacks and 50/50 draw on site.  read more }

musicAt the Hayloft Dancehall in August ~ details }:
Barn Party with Moon Sugar!! ~ August 5 & 6
Dwayne Gretsky ~ August 11 & 12
Reuben And The Dark ~ August 18 & 19

musicClassical Unbound ~ August 18,19,20,24,25,26 and 27. The summer Classical Unbound Festival, with performances of classical music in unconventional venues and contexts by foremost Canadian musicians.  read more }

musicRoblin Lake Jamboree and Open Mic ~ Sat August 19 at Ameliasburgh Town Hall. Come out and perform – instrumental and/or vocals, country, rock, jazz or blues… read more }

musicPrince Edward County Country Jamboree ~ Thu August 24 to Sun August 27 featuring The Reasons, Jamie Pounder, Jamboree Kick-Off, The Hughey Band, Old Habits, Dave Bush, Robyn Scott & Karen Smith, Jennifer Brant & Mustang, GT Harris & The Gunslingers, The Swinging Doors, Neil Cotton, Bill White, Marie Bottrell, Johnny Burke, Dan Paul Rogers  …  read more }

musicSurfin’ Safari ~ Sat August 26 at The Regent Theatre. “Surfin’ Safari: The Ultimate Beach Party Show” celebrates the music of Jimmy Buffet, Frankie Avalon, Jan & Dean, The Ventures, and of course … The Beach Boys! Don’t miss this fun-filled, audience interactive “beach party show”. read more }

musicTake It Easy: Story of The Eagles ~ Sat August 26 at The Regent Theatre. Take It Easy: The Story of The Eagles is an audience-interactive show comprised of some of Canada’s leading session musicians, who perform all of the legendary hits from the Eagles extensive career.   read more }

musicFourPlay Baroque Ensemble Concert at Glenwood Cemetery ~ Sat August 26 at Glenwood Cemetery Chapel. By Donation www.glenwoodcemetery.ca

musicLive Music weekly in August  at these venues …

Wellington Park Gazebo ~ Tuesday evenings
Drake Devonshire – Memphis Tuesdays
Barley Room Pub ~ Wednesday thru Sundays
County Canteen ~ Fridays & Sundays, & some Saturdays
Stache on Main ~ Thursday, Friday & Saturday
Music in the vineyard at Sandbanks Winery ~ Friday evenings
Isaiah Tubbs ~ Friday evenings
Barley Days Brewery ~ Saturdays
Hayloft Dancehall ~ Saturdays
Three Dog Winery ~ weekends
Huff Estates ~ Sundays

Art is Everywhere!

art display at The Local Store

artMini Art Shows at The Local Store at West Lake. Mini Art Shows are Sun July 30-Wed Aug 9 ~ Mia Lane; Wed Aug 9 – Sun Aug 20 ~ Kato Wake; Sun Aug 20 – Wed Aug 30 ~ Jane Sanders; Wed Aug 30-Sun Sep 10 ~ Andrew Csafordi. Visit our historical century barn filled with original, local merchandise from the County’s creative artists, artisans, authors, food producers and musicians. read more }

artCounty Contemporary II at Books & Company (2nd floor gallery), running until August 5. Curated by Hri Neil, County Contemporary II is a survey of contemporary art by County artists working in media as diverse as sound, video, installation, performance and food, along with work pushing the boundaries of more traditional mediums such as painting, drawing and printmaking.  read more }

artRednersville Road Art Tour 10th Anniversary Opening Reception ~ Thurs August 3 at TerraCello Winery in Bloomfield. TerraCello Winery will host the artists of the Rednersville Road Art Tour from August 3 to 29 with an Opening Reception on August 3 from 5pm to 7pm. All are welcome to see our artwork which will be on display and for sale. Appetizers will be available and there will be a cash bar… read more }

artUnder Canadian Skies ~ Sat August 12 at Mad Dog Gallery.  Opening Reception of Solo show of new work by encaustic artist Susan Wallis.  Have you ever noticed how often you look to the skies? Whether it be watching the arrival of an oncoming storm or lying on our backs on a hot summer’s day. … read more }

artWatch Artists en plein air ~ Tue August 22 at Black River. Artists from the Black River pARTnershop collective along with other County artists will be painting garden splendour in the fields of flowers and veggies at Black River Bed and Breakfast, 68 Morrison Point Road. Drop by to experience this unique event and chat with the artists.  read more }

plein air

art10th Anniversary Show at Arts on Main Gallery in Picton, running until August 28. Located in the heart of Picton, this gallery run by artists will dazzle you with quality paintings, mixed media, graphic art, sculpture,ceramic, porcelain, glass works, quilts, weaving, painted silks, folk art, photography and pastels. Please come and see for yourself! read more }

artAn Artful History at Wellington Heritage Museum in Wellington. On Exhibit “An Artful History”. As part of Canada 150 and PEC 225 commemorations, Wellington Heritage Museum presents an art history exhibition featuring artists of note (either from The County or who highlighted The County’s early history.) Admission by donation. read more }

artThe County Canadiana Gallery at Macaulay Heritage Park in Picton — a special gallery highlighting artifacts that complement Canada’s 150th Anniversary commemorations. A special photographic component, entitled “Then, Now…Oh Wow” has been curated by the Grades 6,7,8 Class at Sonrise Christian Academy in Picton. Virtual Exhibit: “Dutch Heritage in Prince Edward County”. read more }

artOeno Gallery exhibition “Oasis” ~ until September 10 at Oeno Gallery in Bloomfield. The Oeno Gallery summer exhibition, titled after Burton Kramer’s lyrical hot pink and juicy orange Oasis No. 5, offers a revitalizing carouse. Selected works on exhibit include Paul Fournier’s exotic Jammin’ in the Aviary and an intensely atmospheric Kairoi No. 5 by Scott Pattinson. read more }

artOutdoor Sculpture Exhibition at Oeno Gallery in Bloomfield. Over 60 sculptures are included in this year’s Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition. From abstract to figurative, there are sculptures for everyone to enjoy. Explore the garden and visit the winery for a glass of wine at Huff Estates. read more } space for arts, education and creativity.  read more }

Art Workshops

tugboat in Cressy harbour

Get inspired by our County artists — unleash your creative potential.

artOutdoor Expressive Art in the Summer with Rhonda Nolan ~ Tuesday mornings August 1,8,15, 22 and 29. This is time to feed your soul. Learn how to express yourself through mixed media. You will learn how to stop judging and listen to your artistic side. You will begin to understand the “art of letting go”. ..  read more }

artFree glass blowing lecture ~ Fri August 4 at Armstrong Glassworks in Wellington. This is a free demonstration and lecture all about glass blowing. Learn about the composition of glass and the tools and furnaces required to make glass. Learn some of the history of glassblowing and how modern art glass… read more }

artArt in the Vineyard ~ August 12 & 13 at Sandbanks Estate Winery in Wellington. We are teaming up with the local Baxter Arts Center for a fun weekend of art in the vineyard. Visit us and create a painting of our beautiful landscape while roaming our vineyard. Materials will be provided if needed. Donations accepted, with proceeds going to help programming at the Baxter Arts Center. read more }

artLife Drawing sessions ~ Monday evenings August 14 & 28, and September 11 at the Baxter Arts Centre in Bloomfield. Artists are welcome especially summer visitors to the County. All skill levels are welcome. This program is for adults. read more }

artBrush it Bold! Painting Workshop with Sheila Davis SCA OSA ~ Wed August 23 at Baxter Arts Centre in Bloomfield. Gain the confidence to lay down colour using strong brushwork full of vitality and strength. Develop your subject to get your point of interest across without losing spontaneity and freshness. read more }

pecacTo learn more about local arts & cultural events, sign up for the PEC Arts Council’s newsletter Artscene. www.pecartscouncil.org

 

Active & Outdoors

dragon boat

parkPEC Fore! The Memories Golf Tournament ~ Thurs Aug 10 at Picton Golf & Country Club. Join in on the fun and raise money for Alzheimer’s/Dementia at the same time. read more }

flagWellington & District Lions Club Dragon Boat Races ~ Sat August 12 in Wellington. Mark your calendars for a fun-filled day of racing at the Wellington harbour and channel (access via Beach Street). About a dozen dragon boat teams from southern and southwestern Ontario will gather for the event, with each team participating in at least four races throughout the day. read more }

carPrince Edward Auto Club Street Meet ~ August 12 & 13 at Roblin Lake Fairgrounds, Ameliasburgh. “Having A Blast Reliving The Past!” Come join us with your beloved auto for the weekend, or visit us for the day and see all that we have to offer! Entrants welcome for the weekend or the day. Spectators welcome for the day. Approximately 200 cars from across Ontario and Quebec ranging from the early 1900’s to Modern Muscle …read more }

flagGraveyards and Gallows Walking Tours ~ Friday Nights in July and August, starting at 6:30 pm at Macaulay Heritage Park in Picton. The tour covers the Macaulay estate and the neigbouring graveyard at the former St. Mary Magdalene Church (now a museum). The tour then makes its way to the nearby courthouse. Explore the exercise yards, the jail cells and gallows where two local men infamously were hanged in 1884. Some still say they were innocent. read more }

Summer Fun for Kids

summer crafts

eventMariners Park Museum Children’s Workshops. The Mariner’s Park Museum is holding a series of children’s workshops. Thursday August 3rd is Puppetry and August 10th Wood, its uses and identifying different woods. Tombstone rubbings, making a puppet and wood burning are some of the crafts to be done. The workshops are for children 6 to 12. read more }

eventThe Consecon Soap Box Derby ~ Sat August 5 – is a FREE event for both girls & boys brought to you by the Ameliasburgh Recreation Committee. The derby takes place at the Mill Street hill in Consecon. Registration starts at 11:00 a.m. and races begin at 12 noon. Build your own racer or use one of theirs. read more }

parkQuinte Conservation presents Wild About Wildlife ~ Wed August 9 at Wellington Park. This family friendly outdoor event includes a performance from the Paddling Puppeteer, live interactive Ontario Reptiles At Risk display, meeting live falcons and much, much more!   read more }

artSummer Art Camp ~ August 14 – 18 for ages 7 to 11 at Baxter Arts Centre in Bloomfield. 5 days of fun and art! Do you have a budding artist on your hands? Instructors Genna Kusch and Chrissy Poitras are offering a five-day summer workshop at the Baxter Arts Centre designed to build your child’s creative confidence. … read more }

Thank you to our newsletter sponsor P.E.C.Homewatch.

PEC Homewatch

eventHistory Alive Summer Experience Camp for ages 5-11 ~ Aug 14-18. A different museum location and theme each day of the week! Historical fun in every corner of The County! Crafts, games and outdoor time too.  read more }

eventPEFAC’s Dance Camp for ages 5-13 ~ August 14-18 at Prince Edward Fitness and Aquatic Centre. Different styles of dance every day! read more }

airportFree COPA for Kids Program ~ Sat August 19 at Picton Airfield. The Prince Edward Flying Club (COPA Flight 53) is co-hosting with Loch-Sloy Holdings, the annual free COPA for Kids Program. The program is designed to encourage young people aged eight to 17 years to discover… read more }

movieFree Family Movie ~ Sun August 27 @ 2pm at The Regent Theatre, 224 Main St., Picton.

 

Coming in September

Women Killing It Crime Writers’ Festival ~ Sept 1 & 2
Mini Art Shows at The Local Store ~ during September
Rednersville Road Art Tour ~ Sept 2-4
Heirloom Hurrah ~ Sept 2-3
• Homestead Heritage Days at Ameliasburgh Heritage Village ~ Sept 3
 Paul James ~ Sept 7 & 8 at the Stache on Main in Wellington
• Picton Fair ~ Sept 8 – 10
Red White & Blues ~ Sept 8 – 10
Grapes of Wrath Stomp ~ Sept 9
Antique Fall Show & Sale ~ Sept 15 – 17
Live 50s & 60s Rock n Roll Festival ~ Sept 15 – 17
PEC Music Festival ~ Sept 15 – 24
Milford Fair ~ Sept 16
Sandbanks Music Festival ~ Sept 16
QEMA’s Treats, Treasures & Crafts Show ~ Sept 16
The Picton Model Railroaders Annual Hobby Show ~ Sept 16 – 17
Roblin Lake Jamboree and Open Mic ~ Sept 16
Summer Dinner at J.K. Farm with Karlo Estates wines ~ Sept 16
Armdrop Drag Racing ~ Sept 16
Sandbanks Fall Getaway Fun Run ~ Sept 18
QEMA Music Night ~ Sept 20
Floralora Flowers workshop ~ Sept 20
The Belle of Amherst ~ Sept 21 – 30
PEC Studio Tour ~ Sept 22 – 24
Taste Community Grown ~ Sept 23
Steve Patterson, beloved host of CBC’s The Debaters, will headline the Comedy Country series finale on Sept 23
Kiwanis Fall Colour Ride ~ Sept 24
Free Family Movie ~ Sept 24
The Harrowing of Brimstone McReedy (Festival Players) ~ Sept 26 – Oct 1
Annual Mariner’s Service ~ Sept 29
Matt Mays w/ Ferraro ~ Sept 29,30 and Oct 1 The Hayloft Dancehall
Annual Arts & Craft Sale at Wellington on the Lake ~ Sept 30
Ameliasburgh Fall Fair ~ Sept 30 – Oct 1

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