Whoa Events!!!

9 Jun

With the beginning of June, comes events of all sorts. I usually spend 6 or 7 Saturdays each year heading to local events with topics varying from music to culture and food! I’m sure you have noticed that a favourite topic for both Kaylie and I is food. Well I’ll tell you now, you won’t find an event in Huron that doesn’t have great food! Also, try something new… if you want to listen to some of the top opera singers in Canada, hit up the Bayfield Festival of Song this weekend! For more events visit http://www.ontarioswestcoast.ca/events/events.php

I thought I would highlight a few events that are happening in the next week or so.

Fri, June 3, 2011 – Sun, June 12, 2011
Bayfield Festival of Song
Event Host: The Aldeburgh ConnectionEight concerts of classical song, plus singers’ masterclass, featuring Colin Ainsworth, Lucia Cesaroni, Lindsay Barrett, Peter Barrett, Stephen Ralls, Bruce Ubukata and many others in the Town Hall’s perfect acoustic. For tickets call 519-565-2435
Location:Bayfield Town Hall, Bayfield
Date: Fri, June 3, 2011
Telephone: 416-531-3330
Email: s. ralls@utoronto.ca
Website: www.aldeburghconnection.org
Cost: $25 – $35

*Annual Event

Fri, June 10, 2011 – Sun, June 12, 2011
Wingham Musical Muskrat Festival
Event Host: Township of North HuronRib-off, BBQ, firefighter games, cardboard boat races, arm wrestling, entertainment, beer gardens. New for 2011 *enhanced children’s activities! This is a family event you won’t want to miss.
Location:Riverside Park
Date: Fri, June 10, 2011
Contact: Connie Goodall
Telephone: 519-357-1096
Email: cgoodall@northhuron.ca
Website: www.musicalmuskratfestival.com

*Annual Event

Sat, June 11, 2011 – Sun, June 12, 2011
Spring Show and Sale of Pottery
Event Host: Beechwood PotteryStudio open house featuring new work in stoneware and porcelain by award winning potter Robert Tetu. Choose from functional pottery or beautiful one-of-a-kind decorative items, all displayed in our historic general store. Commissions accepted.
Location:Beechwood Pottery – 4 km north of St. Columban (Hwy #8) on Beechwood Line, corner of Bridge Road, Seaforth
Date: Sat, June 11, 2011
Contact: Robert Tetu
Telephone: 519-345-2184
Email: beechwood@cyg.net
Starts at: 12:00 am
Ends at: 6:00 pm

*Annual Event

Sun, June 12, 2011
Spring Breakfast
Event Host: Van Egmond FoundationMaple syrup, pancakes, sausages, home fries, toast, jams, muffins, beverages. Heritage House open for tours. Entertainment. (always 2nd Sunday in June)
Location:Van Egmond House in Egmondville
Date: Sun, June 12, 2011
Contact: Pat Saundercock
Telephone: 519-482-9650
Starts at: 8:00 am
Ends at: 1:00 pm
Cost: adults $7, children $3, preschool free

*Annual Event

Thu, June 16, 2011
Twilight Tunes
Event Host: Twilight TunesAll musicians are welcome to join in a musical jamboree; from 8 to dusk a more contemporary flavour of music. Bring your own lawn chair and enjoy.
Location:Victoria Park Band Shell
Date: Thu, June 16, 2011
Contact: Bob Fisher
Telephone: 519-522-1394
Starts at: 5:30 pm
Ends at: 9:00 pm

*Annual Event

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