The first Elmira Maple Syrup Festival was celebrated in April of 1965, with an anticipated crowd of 2,500 people, but over 10,000 attendees surprised organizers and locals that day.
Experience the Ever After Music Festival. Stunning visuals, thrilling sounds, and high class performances are brought together for one unforgettable weekend in Kitchener. The 2016 lineup featured some of the biggest names in EDM including Skrillex, Adventure Club, and Zedd.
The Irish Real Life Festival aims to celebrate and bring attention to the rich and vibrant Irish history that is thriving in the region. Ireland has a cultural tapestry that not only reflects a deep and beloved traditional past, but one that is equally as powerful in its modern day interpretations.
Canada’s Greatest Bavarian Festival was founded in 1969 and is the largest Oktoberfest celebration outside of Munich, Germany. The community-owned festival takes pride in maintaining their traditions, while representing the interests of the newest generations of “festers.”
Dubbed the Region’s ‘biggest outdoor dance party,’ Kultrún is a family-friendly celebration of diversity featuring local, national and international world music bands, all-ages interactive activities, workshops by professional artists, performance art, a food, craft and art market and a beer garden
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Gifted psychic readers, mediums, clairvoyants & healers, vendors, exciting free lectures, hourly draws & more.
In late May, the community comes together to host a variety of events in celebration of Waterloo Region’s quilting and fibre arts heritage and culture. While you are here, enjoy the shopping, attractions and dining for which this area is renowned. Visit the St. Jacobs Quilt & Fibre Art Festival!
Experience the spirit of the holiday shopping season amongst thousands of twinkling lights and old fashioned charm. Each year, retailers in St. Jacobs are busy as Santa’s elves planning in-store sales, draw prizes, festive food samplings, as well as free horse-drawn shuttles and Victorian carollers.