• 05/23-10/07 8th Annual Amherstberg Farmers Market

    7680 County Road 20 (intersection of Howard and Cty Rd 20) - Amherstberg
    The sun is shining and the birds are chirping. You know what that means! It’s Farmer’s Market time! Shop the Farmers Market’s incredible selection of local produce, lake Erie Fish, baked goods, and browse the Horticultural Society’s plant sale! The Amherstburg Farmers' Market is open every Saturday from May 20th to October 7th from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm. The Amerherstburg Famer’s Market is located at the Malden Community Centre, 7680 County Rd 20.
  • Terry Fox Giant Used Book Sale

    It's Back! The Terry Fox Used Book Sale takes place Saturday and Sunday September 9th and 10th 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and again the following Saturday, September 16 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Located at the St Clair Beach Shopping Centre, Manning at Tecumseh Rd. All proceeds go to the Terry Fox Foundation for Cancer Research.
  • Hospice Face to Face Campaign

    The 15th Annual Face to Face campaign runs from August 15th to September 30th in support of the Hospice Transportation Program. Each year Hospice provides more than 8,500 rides for patients and their caregivers. Each donation for Face to Face contributes towards the $85,000 needed to continue the transportation program for another year. Visit thehospice.ca to register as a canvasser or make a donation.
  • Tim Horton's Night Run!

    Tim Horton’s presents NIGHT RUN! On Saturday August 19th join in the fun at Dieppe Park. All participants receive a Finishers Medal and a one-of-a-kind Night Run tee – plus the first 300 runners will light up the night with a new LED Runner’s Cap sponsored by ENWIN! All proceeds benefit Maryvale – providing mental health services and support to children and teens.
  • Wet & Wild Hawk Run

    Holiday Beach Conservation Area
    Join Essex Region Conservation for the wettest and wildest fun run on this side of the Detroit River. Registration is now open for the Wet & Wild Hawk Run, happening next Sunday, August 20 at the Holiday Beach Conservation Area. This family-friendly 5km run/walk and Kids’ Dash is open to all ages and skill levels, but prepare your umbrellas if you plan to stay dry! All proceeds go back to conservation efforts at Holiday Beach. Event and registration information online at www.erca.org/active
  • St. Clair Family Fun Day

    St. Clair College South Campus - Windsor
    If you’re looking for family fun … there’s only one date on your calendar Sunday August 20th… it’s the St Clair College Alumni & Friends 10th Annual Family Fun day 11-4 at the St Clair College South Campus! There’s free swimming, pony rides, Zoo 2 You , a family photo booth, BBQ and inflatable rides! Plus, Windsor’s most diverse Garage Sale! The day also includes the Windsor Spitfires in attendance, a video game trailer and more! Details at StClairAlumni.com
  • 7th Annual John Atkinson Memorial Golf Tournament

    Tee off in honour of Windsor Police Constable John Atkinson. The 7th annual Golf Tournament in support of the John Atkinson Memorial Fund will take place at Ambassador Golf Club on Wednesday August 23rd. Registration fee is $140 and includes shotgun start, Atlantic buffet from Ambassador Golf Club, and many prizes and raffles. PLUS your chance at a $10,000 hole-in-one and a $250 VIA Rail voucher. All proceeds from this years tournament to provide scholarships to students in Windsor-Essex. For more information or to register, visit johnatkinsonfund.ca
  • Tecumseh Corn Festival

    Lacasse Park - Tecumseh
    Join the AM800 A-Team and the Travelling Trailer and join in on the family fun at the 42nd annual Tecumseh Corn Festival happening August 24 to the 27 in Lacasse Park! One of Ontario’s favourite festivals filled with tons of activities for everyone! – featuring the Miss Tecumseh Pageant on Thursday, the parade on Saturday, and lots more entertainment all weekend long.
  • Art by The River

    140 Richmond St. Amherstburg - Amherstburg
    Essex County’s favorite end of summer tradition celebrates over 50 years of art and culture! Art by the River returns to the gorgeous Fort Malden grounds Saturday August 26th Sunday August 27th - featuring over 150 unique artisans from all over Ontario. Enjoy one of a kind art work, live music, great food and help support the Gibson Gallery! Admission is just $5 and children 12 and under are free! Learn more at gibsonartgallery.com
  • W5 Community Soccer Tournament

    Windsor Women Working with Immigrant Women invite you to their 6th Annual Community Cup Soccer Tournament on August 26th from 9 until 3 at Windsor Stadium! This event aims to break down social barriers and welcome new immigrants to Windsor. Everyone 14 and older are welcome to register for this free event. Along with the tournament there will be activities and prizes for kids, and lunch will be provided. To register visit the Community Cup Facebook page or email communitycup@wwwwiw.org.