Summer is still sizzlin'
Well, yet another good looking weekend to enjoy in cottage country and the city so lets start up north and east to Havelock near Peterborough with 28th annual Country Jamboree..Canada's largest live country Music and camping festival...over 25 performers on twin stages..vendors, booths, BBQs and plenty more all weekend at the Fairgrounds.
Not far away in Peterborough it's Musicfest..Canada's longest free summer concert series on Saturday night at Del Crary Park.
Here's another event in area, with Peterborough Folk Festival, 3 days of fun with music, workshops, food and crafters at Nicholls Oval Park.
Staying in the area, it's the Bobcaygeon Craft Beer and Food Festival featuring over 8 breweries, local cider and plenty of food on Saturday from noon-7.
Head to Bobcaygeon for the 16th annual antique and collectibles show with over 40 vendors at the Fairgrounds.
Buckhorn celebrates 40th annual Fine Art Festival with something for the entire family all weekend at the Community Center..
Lets head over to Muskoka with some cool events..47th annual Summer Sidewalk Sale in Huntsville on Saturday with a street festival, live music, great deals and amazing shopping..Main Street will be covered with grass as part of the Green St Challenge.
Heading south on Hwy 11 to Bracebridge it's Dockside Festival of Arts.. 26th year showcasing local artisans, live entertainment, kids zone and craft beer all weekend at the Wharf.
Heading back up north to Parry Sound, it's Downtown Car Show lining Main street with over 60 classics including Batman and his Batmobile, on Sat from 9-3.
Lets move over to Lake Simcoe and Downtown Classic Car Show in Orillia..19th annual with over 400 classics lining downtown including a tribute to the 1912 Tudhope Car made in Orillia..
There's something unique at John Snakes Park..Chippewas of Rama First Nation Pow Wow..32nd annual with dancers, traditional food, art and culture Sat and Sun..
In Barrie, celebrate your smooth moves at 8th annual Rhythmfest..live entertainment, workshops and search for Ontario's best drummer at 5 on Saturday all downtown at Heritage Park.
There's another road and water show..Classic Car and boat Show at Baysville..Lake of Bays on Sunday with live music and cars lining Main Street on Sunday only..
The Big Feastival takes place all weekend at Oro Medonte...Canada's newest food, music and family festival with local musicians and chefs..at Burls Creek..
Staying in the area, head to Coldwater for Tough Mudder..6th year, with all sorts of competitions at Mt St Louis/Moonstone Sat and Sun.
Heading to Owen Sound it's the 42nd Annual Music and Crafts Festival featuring over 40 bands from across Canada with everything from blue grass to folk and gospel at Kelso Beach all weekend...
How about the Taste of Orangeville for something different featuring local shopping, live music and local chefs cooking up fine cuisine on Saturday from 11-4 and watch for the NEWSTALK Pfaff Volkswagen Touareg to win free pizzas from Pizzaville and there's a location in Orangeville.
Midland is known for Butter tarts but now Zucchini Mania...2nd annual with all sorts of contests, Dock Dogs, parade at 11 and wagon rides..Saturday from 10-5..Corn is also in season so head to Aylmer near London for Sweet Cornfest..a free celebration,. with food and fun for entire family Sat from 10-12....
Elora is back with a tradition...Riverfest featuring over 40 bands, craft beer garden, food trucks and local merchants selling local goods all weekend at Bissel park..
North America's biggest rib tour in the country makes a stop in Cobourg with 8 international Ribbers, craft beer and live entertainment all weekend at Victoria Park....
The Collingwood Brewery Beer Fest takes place with over 15 local craft breweries at the Collingwood Brewery Friday and Saturday...On Sunday, a note for the Natasha Paterson Memorial Car Show featuring over 150 cars, classics, trucks and more from 10-3.
There's nothing better then local produce, head to Tiny for the Farm Fresh Food Fest...learn about farm to table, local farmers and more in the heart of Georgian Bay all weekend at Crossland Road...
Wasaga Beach is stepping back in time with Wasaga Under Siege..re enactment from the war of 1812 with historic Nancy Island..Sat and Sun at the Historic Site in town.
There's plenty of roarin with Canadian Superbike Doubleheader Weekend in Bowmanville..Canada's top riders featuring Superbike national championships on the line, all weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park..
Bradford is famous for it's fresh food so celebrate 19th annual Carrot Fest..voted as one of the top 100 events in Ontario right downtown with a vendors market, farmers market, Dock Dogs, Pro wrestling, live music and more Fri and Sat downtown and watch for the NEWSTALK Pfaff Volkswagen Toaureg at this event as well to win free pizzas from Pizzaville...
Georgetown is cookin with Ribfest.. a craft beer market, vendors and more at the Fairgrounds all weekend.
Mississauga is all in this weekend with Italfest featuring over 50 vendors, culture, activities and live entertainment Fri and Sat at Celebration Square.
Newmarket is one stinky place..Garlic is Great Festival on Saturday with cooking demonstrations, garlic breath contest, and live music at Riverwalk Commons, Sat from 8-1 and watch for the NEWSTALK Pfaff Volkswagen Touarge at this event as well and win free pizzas from Pizzaville.
Downtown Oakville is featuring Songs of Summer right downtown with music, food, displays and more over 6 stages and 40 performers Saturday from 10-11.
Just around the bay to Port Credit it's Busker Fest with street performers, live music from around the world, comedy and kids zone at Memorial Park all weekend.
Oshawa is finger lickin good with Rotary Ribfest..Durhams largest and most successful ribfest with 10 international Ribbers, all weekend at Lakeview Park..
Blueberries are in season so celebrate 8th annual Toronto Wild Blueberry festival with over 20 food producers, bakers, and exotic food all weekend at Evergreen Brick Works.
Unionville is back with a tradition..20th annual Markham Jazz Festival through the weekend downtown.
Heading to Hamilton it 42nd annual Cactus Festival with a midway, food, over 100 vendors and family activities all weekend right downtown.
Hamilton is also featuring the Greek Fest...30th annual with food, culture and dance all weekend at Inch Park..
Niagara on the Lake features Fife and Drum Muster and Soldiers Day, with military music, drills and firepower at Fort George.
Heading west to Wellington County for Antique and Classic Car Show on Sunday..42nd annual at the Museum.
Woodstock features Cow a polooza..the dairy capital of Canada..soap box derby, milking contest, strong man/woman competition, and outdoor concerts all weekend at Southside Park.
Brockville is busy with Downtown Fun fest on Saturday with main street closed to traffic and open to sidewalk sales, live entertainment, dancing and more on King street, downtown..
On the water it's the 1000 island Poker Run...viewing stop on Saturday from 11:30 to 1 at Town Dock with amazing off shore power boats...and for all of Ontario, Doors Open 2017 is underway with visits to heritage treasures, open to the public and free events across the Province...and thats is for now brought to you by Atto Insurance..there's 4 letter word for incredible savings on home, car and cottage insurance..Atto Insurance..A T T O..thats Atto not auto...Have a fantastic weekend!