Mill Race Cruise Night is a monthly event in the summer hosted by the Tyrods Car Club. The event features classic, vintage cars.
The Preston Towne Centre Sidewalk Sale and Funfest is a four-day annual event that happens on King Street in Preston. Admission to the event is free, and the festival offers a number of fun activities and entertainment options.
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!
Take part in a fun-filled day of interactive medieval fanfare at the Royal Medieval Faire in Waterloo Park West! Each September, guests of all ages come to the Royal Medieval Faire to take in vendors, hands-on displays, games, celtic music, magic, swordplay, authentic costumes, decorations, and more
Join us for the 4th annual Solstice Sampling and sample delicious culinary creations and beverages from UpTown Waterloo eateries, featuring:
Beertown Public House
Proof Kitchen & Lounge
The Pub on King
Q’s Cakes and Café
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.