Fall Birding

Aug 19 – Oct 31 2019 Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory (PEPtBO) Join experts and special guests for a series of guided walks, talks and special crafts and games during fall bird migration at the Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory. This is one of the province’s best places to see the colourful and unusual birds that […]

Chart the Dark Sky: What’s Up at Night!

Friday, October 4 (Rain or cloud date: Sat., Oct. 5) Friday, October 18 (Rain or cloud date: Sat. Oct. 19) 7:30 PM SHARP – 9:00 PM This is a very weather dependent event. Meet County night sky enthusiasts Ramesh Pooran and James Rose in front of the Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory (PEPtBO) at the […]

Wild About Herbs

Saturday, September 14, 2019 @ 10 am until 3 pm The Wellings of Picton 617 County Road 49, Picton, ON Conrad and Aku Richter from Richter’s Herbs in Goodwood, ON will present a lively discussion about herbs. Aku will speak on herbs she loves and how she uses them, Conrad will tell you about unusual […]

Lighthall Marsh Stroll

Sunday, September 1, 9 AM – 1 PM In the early 1980s Ducks Unlimited constructed an earthen berm enclosing a large area which has become Lighthall Marsh. The marsh is a very active habitat for waterfowl, beavers, otters, frogs and turtles. The earthen berm hosts many species of interesting plants. We will walk from Army […]

Birds & Bees Fundraiser

Saturday, July 27, 10 AM – 4 PM, Rain or Shine 8 AM Early Bird Hike Join us at Stanners Vineyard for a day of mini-workshops and activities celebrating birds and bees. Stop by for a shade tree coffee tasting, take a hike, shop the vendors, meet beekeepers and taste local honey. Experience nature activities […]

Flowering Wild PEC

Sunday, July 21, 2019 at 11 AM – 4 PM Hosted by Floralora Flowers and Free Folk Events 1304 County Rd 241304 County Road 24, Cherry Valley, Prince Edward County Rooted in art, Flowering Wild PEC is a one day, visual art display featuring floral and fauna grown by local floral farmers and designers. In partnership with, Canadian […]

BioBlitz 2019 — Hudgin-Rose Property

July 20-21 2019 – Saturday Noon to Sunday Noon Prince Edward County Field Naturalists (PECFN) with Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory (PEPtBO) and Hastings-Prince Edward Land Trust (HPELT) present BioBlitz 2019. Community volunteers of all ages, young and young at heart, are invited to join scientists and experts to record […]

Lavender Festival

Lavender Festival is a two day event. We want to share with you the beauty of our fields. Experience the taste of lavender and other fine herbs; create your own craft; pick your own lavender and see how the essential oil is made.

A Town & Country Garden Tour

Saturday, July 6th, 2019 10:00 am to 4:00 pm (rain or shine) doors open at 9:00 am $30.00 at the door or in advance online St. Thomas Anglican Church, Belleville, ON Stroll through green oases, relish the scent of flowers, enjoy the extravagance of colours and relax in amazing landscapes on a summer’s day. Don’t […]

All About Bats with Terry Sprague

Thursday, June 27, 2019 at 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM Rose House Museum 3333 County Road 8, Picton, Ontario Join noted naturalist Terry Sprague for a talk about bats, one of the most helpful and misunderstand mammals. The talk takes place at historic Rose House, home to descendants of some of the first Loyalist and […]

Honey and Herb Day

Saturday, June 22, 9 AM – 5 PM, Rain or Shine This summer solstice you are invited to a celebration of honeybees and herbs! Taste honey from around the world, play honeybee games, indulge in honey and herb-inspired snacks, sample our mead – a wine made from honey and herbs, observe the honeybees coming and […]

County Blooms – The County Garden Show

Saturday, June 15 ~ 10 AM – 4 PM Wellington Town Hall, across from Market The County Blooms – The County Garden Show. Prince Edward County Horticultural Society is the host for this annual event. The gala will be held at the Wellington Town Hall, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free admission. Enjoy the Flower Show & […]