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December

Christmas tree lighting
Where: Fergus Post Office!!
When: 7:00 p.m.
Fergus Dec 5
Elvis - A Christmas Special
Where: Fergus Grand Theatre
When: 8:00 PM
Contact: website or 519-846-9691 x201
Fergus Dec 5
Free public swim to the first 40 kids
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact: 519-843-2800
Fergus Dec 6
Fergus Santa Claus Parade
When: 1:30 PM
Contact: website or 519-787-1987
Fergus Dec 6
Ed Sullivan's Rockin' Christmas
Where: Fergus Grand Theatre
When: 8:00 PM
Contact: website or 519-846-9691 x201
Fergus Dec 6
A Village Messiah
Where: St. Joseph's Church
When: 3:00 PM
Contact: website or 519-846-0331
Fergus Dec 7
Photos With Santa - by the Fergus Lions
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex
When: 2:00 PM
Contact: 519-846-9691 x903
Fergus Dec 7
Chamber Christmas Open House
Where: Centre Wellington Chamber Of Commerce
When: 3:00-7:00 p.m.
Contact: website or 519-843-5140
Fergus Dec 11
Moonlight Madness Late Night Shopping
Where: Downtown Fergus
When: 'till 9pm
Contact: website
Fergus Dec 12
Elora Festival Christmas Book Sale
Where: Book Depot - 380 St. Andrew St. W.
When: 3 pm – 8 pm
Contact: website or 519-846-0331
Fergus Dec 12
Elora Festival Christmas Book Sale
Where: Book Depot - 380 St. Andrew St. W.
When: 10 am – 2 pm
Contact: website or 519-846-0331
Fergus Dec 13
Sparkles In The Park
When: 5:30-9:30 p.m. - donation $2 p.p. or $5/family
December 31: Fireworks at 8:00
Contact: website
Guelph Dec 13-31
Lucas Rogerson's 1st Annual Holiday Charity Revue
Where: Fergus Grand Theatre
When: 8:00 PM
Contact: website or 519-846-9691 x201
Fergus Dec 13
Belwood Lions Breakfast with Santa
When: 8:00-11:00 AM
Where: Belwood Hall
Contact: website or 519-843-7011
Belwood Dec 13
Christmas Festival
When: 1 - 5 p.m.
Where: Wellington County Museum
Contact: Website or 519-846-0916 x221
Aboyne Dec 14
Festival Of Carols
Where: St. John's Church
When: 5:00 PM and 7:30 PM
Contact: website or 519-846-0331
Elora Dec 19
Festival Of Carols
Where: St. John's Church
When: 7:30 PM
Contact: website or 519-846-0331
Elora Dec 22
Free holiday skating
When: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Dec 22, 23, 24, 29, 30
Free holiday skating
When: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Dec 27
Free holiday skating
When: 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Where: Elora Community Complex
Contact:519-843-2800
Elora Dec 22, 23, 24, 27, 29, 30
Free holiday skating
When: 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Dec 28
Free holiday skating
When: 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Where: Elora Community Complex
Contact:519-843-2800
Elora Dec 28
Grand River Girls Hockey 3 on 3 tournament
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact: website or 519-843-2800
Fergus Dec 31

January

Free Public Swim - first 40 kids
When: 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Jan 03
Roy Orbison: Shades of Yesterday
Where: Fergus Grand Theatre
When: 8:00 PM
Contact: website or 519-846-9691 x201
Fergus Jan 17
Elora Festival Singers - Soup Concert - William Byrd
Where: St. John's Church
When: 3:00 p.m.
Contact: 519-846-0331 or website
Elora Jan 18
Adrian Jones Music School - Winter Recital
Where: Fergus Grand Theatre
Contact: website or 519-846-9691 x201
Fergus Jan 25
Mayor's Breakfast - annual Centre Wellington Chamber event
Where: Grand River Raceway - The Captain's Quarters
When: 7:30 AM; Cost $20 Members and $25 Future Members
Contact: RSVP to 519-843-5140 or rscarrow@cwchamber.ca
Elora Jan 28
Winterfest - Crafts, Activities & Exhibits
Where: Wellington County Museum
Contact: Website or 519-846-0916 x221
Aboyne Jan
A Night With Robbie Burns - Annual Burns Supper (Robert Burns Supper)
When: 5:30 p.m.
Where: Wellington County Museum - Aboyne Hall ; $35
Information: website, email or 519-787-0099
Aboyne Jan

February

The Dixie Swim Club
Where: Fergus Grand Theatre
Contact: website or 519-846-9691 x201
Fergus Feb 6-15
8th Annual Hillside Inside
Where: River Run Centre, St. George's Church
Contact: website or 1-866-598-4455
Guelph Feb 6-8
Elora Rockers tournament
Where: Elora Community Centre
Contact: 519-843-2800
Elora Feb 6-8
Free Public Swim - first 40 kids
When: 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Feb 7
Centre WellingtonWomen's Expo
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
When: 12-4 p.m.; $5 (proceeds to the Heart & Stroke Foundation)
Contact: website
Fergus Feb 8
Family Day - Free Family Zumba
When: 3:00 p.m.
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact: website
Fergus Feb 16
Family Day - Free public skating
When: 11:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m.
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Fergus Feb 16
Family Day - Free public skating
When: 1:30 -3:30 p.m.
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Fergus Feb 16
Family Day - Free public swim
When: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Fergus Feb 16
Family Day - Free public skating
When: 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Elora Arena
Elora Feb 16
Classic Bowl for Kids Sake - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Centre Wellington
Where: Woodlawn Bowl
When: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Contact: website or 519-787-0106
Guelph Feb 22
Fergus Kinsmen 19th. Annual Wedding Showcase
When: 11 am - 4 pm
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact: website or 519-843-4852
Fergus Feb 22
7th Annual McNeil Curling for Heart
Where: Guelph Curling Club – 816 Woolwich St.
Contact: website or 519-837-4858 or kschafer@hsf.on.ca
Register your team today for only $120. Each curler is asked to raise a minimum of $60 in pledges in support of the Wellington Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Guelph Feb 28
Community Resource Centre's 18th annual Chilifest Fundraising Lunch - a great meal of chili, salad, roll, dessert and beverages for $10.
Take out & delivery available
Where: Fergus Legion
When: 11:30-1:30
Contact: website or 519-843-7000
Fergus Feb
Bowl for Kids Sake for Nintendo's Wii - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Centre Wellington
Where: St. Joseph's Church
When: 4:00-9:00 pm
Contact: website or 519-787-0106
Fergus Feb
Bowl for Kids Sake for Nintendo's Wii - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Centre Wellington
Where: Victoria Park Senior Centre
When: 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Contact: website or 519-787-0106
Fergus Feb
Elora Co-op Preschool Annual Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction
Where: Elora Community Centre
When: 4:00 p.m.; $5/child, $10/adult
Contact: email or 519-846-9333
Elora Feb

March

Free public swim for first 40 kids
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Mar 7
Carnegie Hall Preview
Where: St. John's Church
When: 3:00 PM
Contact: website or 519-846-0331
Elora Mar 8
The Buddy Holly Story
Where: Fergus Grand Theatre
Contact: website or 519-846-9691 x201
Fergus Mar 14
Belwood Lions Pancake Breakfast
Where: Belwood Hall
Contact: 519-843-7011
Belwood Mar 14
Elora Festival March Mini Book Sale
Where: Book Depot - 380 St. Andrew St. W.
When: 3 pm – 8 pm
Contact: website or 519-846-0331
Fergus Mar 20
Elora Festival March Mini Book Sale
Where: Book Depot - 380 St. Andrew St. W.
When: 10 am – 2 pm
Contact: website or 519-846-0331
Fergus Mar 21
51st Elmira Maple Syrup Festival
Where: downtown Elmira
When: 7:00 AM-4:00 PM
Contact: website or 1-877-969-0094
Elmira Mar 28
Elora Skating Club Carnival
Where: Elora Community Centre
Contact: 519-846-9691 or website
Elora Mar 28
Fergus Skating Club Show Time
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-846-9691 or w ebsite
Fergus Mar 29
Leisure Show - registration for local sports and leisure
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex ("Fergus Arena")
When: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Contact: 519-843-2800
Fergus Mar
Leisure Show - registration for local sports and leisure
Where: Elora Community Centre
When: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Contact: 519-843-2800
Elora Mar

April

Free public swim for first 40 kids
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Apr
24th Annual Elora Antique Show - 55 dealers
When: 10:00 (Sat) or 11:00 a.m.(Sun) - 5:00 p.m.
Where: Elora Community Centre; Admission $7 - children under 13 free, free parking
Contact: website
Elora Apr
Tartan Day - Fergus Scottish Festival
When: 12-5 p.m.
Where: Downtown Fergus
Contact: website or 519-787-0099
Fergus Apr
Centre Wellington Community Easter Egg Hunt - in partnership with the Elora Co-op Preschool (ages 10 and under)
Where: Bissell Park; $5 per child (ages 2 and up)
When: 9:00 am - 12:00 noon
Contact: email or 519-846-9333
Elora Apr
Wordfest - open mic readings and featured author guests
Where: Elora Centre For The Arts
When: 7-10 p.m.; $6.00 (Kids and Youth Free)
Contact: website or 519-846-9698
Elora Apr
11th Ray Scapinello Road Hockey Tournament - boys and girls from ages 9 to 14
Where: University of Guelph (exact location TBD)
Contact: Ray Scapinello and organizing committee
Guelph Apr
10th Annual Grand Taste - presented by Centre Wellington Rotary Club
When: 12 noon- 4 p.m.; tickets $30
Where: Grand River Raceway - Upper Level
Fundraiser for Groves Hospital Foundation
Contact: website or 519-846-0553
Elora Apr
Centre Wellington Horse Show
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:website or 519-843-2800
Fergus Apr

May

The Elora Festival Book Sale
When: Fri 5-9 p.m. ($5 admission*); Sat 9:30 am - 5:00 pm (free); Sun 9:30 am - 4:00 pm (free)
* Includes $5 voucher, redeemable on Sunday May 3rd
Where: Elora Curling Club
Contact: The Elora Festival (519) 846-0331 or 1-800-265-8977
Elora May 1-3
Free public swim for first 40 kids
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus May
Fergus Lions Club Home & Leisure Show 6:00-10:00 + Friday night Fish Fry 5:00-7:00 (Adults $12; Children $6)
Free Admission - Bring a food donation for the Fergus-Elora Community Pantry
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus)
Contact: Fergus Lions Club 519-843-2800
Fergus May
Best Bloomin' Plant Sale - Fergus Horticultural Society
When: 8-11 a.m.
Where: Stone house next to Centre Wellington Community Sportsplex (Fergus)
Contact: 519-843-5892
Fergus May
Elora Farmer's Market Outdoor Season Opener
When: 9 am to 1 pm
Where: Bissell Park
Contact: website or 519-846-1396
Elora May
artcetera 2015 - A Fundraising Art Auction (gala event)
Where: Elora Centre For The Arts
When: 6:30 pm; $250 (2 people)(also gets you a piece of art)
Contact: website or 519-846-9698
Elora May
6th Annual Bears Cheerleading Exhibit
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
When: 7:00 p.m.; Admission is Free but a donation to the CW Food bank is welcome
Contact: website
Fergus May
CW Chamber's Awards of Excellence
Where: Centre Fergus Grand Theatre; $45
Contact: website or 519-843-5140
Fergus May
Sunday Morning Community Family Breakfast
Where: Fergus Legion, 500 Blair Street
When: 9-11:30am. $7 per person, $3 kids under 10
Contact: website
Fergus May
Elora Lions Fireworks Night - family fun and entertainment
Where: Grand River Raceway
When: 7:00 (fireworks around 9:30)
Contact: website
Elora May
2015 Food Cycle Ride - 20, 40, 70 and 100 km routes - proceeds to Centre Wellington Foodbank
Where: Elora Public School
Contact: website
Elora May
Eden Mills Art Festival
When: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Eden Mills Community Centre
Contact: website or 519-843-3498
Eden Mills May
Elora Writers' Festival
When: 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where: Aboyne Hall, Wellington County Museum & Archives; tickets $20.00 @ Roxanne's Reflections (Fergus)
Contact: 519-843-4391 or website
Elora May
Annual General Meeting Centre Wellington Chamber of Commerce
Where: Gorge Country Kitchen
When: 7.30am – 9.00 am
Contact: email or 519-843-5140
Elora May
Wellington Rural Romp - Spring Romp - Self Guided Tour
When: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; suggested donation of $5 per vehicle
Contact: website
Various May
Electronics Event Day - Drop off old electronics
Where: Grand River Raceway, Elora
When: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Free; donation to Foodbank appreciated
Contact:website or 519-837-2601
Elora May

June

13th Annual Orangeville Blues and Jazz Festival
Where: various locations; free admission
Contact: website
Orangeville Jun
12th Annual Southern Ontario Amazing Race
20 teams of 2 will compete for a $5000 travel voucher; Teams raise pledges for the Children's Foundation of Guelph & Wellington.
Contact: The Race
Guelph Jun
Multicultural Festival
When: Fri 5-11 PM; Sa 11AM-11PM; Sun 11AM-6PM
Where: Riverside Park; free admission & free parking
Contact: website or 519-836-7482
Guelph Jun
Relay For Life - 12 hour, overnight event
When: 19:00 (Jun ) - 7:00 a.m. (Jun )
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus)
Contact: 519-824-4261
Fergus Jun
Free public swim for first 40 kids
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Jun
Gardenscapes 2015 - 22nd Annual Self-guided tour
Where: various locations; $15 admission
When: 12 noon - 6:00 p.m. (rain or shine)
Contact:website or 519-837-0010
Guelph Jun
17th Annual Golf Tournament - Centre Wellington Chamber of Commerce
When: noon registration; dinner incl.
Where: Ariss Valley Golf & Country Club
Contact: website or 519-843-5140
Ariss Jun
38th Annual Flea Market & Car Show
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
When: 8:00
Contact: George 519-843-1838
Fergus Jun
Doors Open Fergus - Elora
Visit various heritage sites, including the Belsyde Cemetery (1862) and Fergus Curling Club (1834) - free admissions
Contact: website or 1-877-242-6353
Fergus, Elora, Aboyne Jun
Fergus Horticultural Society Garden Tour 
Where: Various locations around Fergus
When: 12:30-4:30; donation to foodbank
Contact: website or 519-787-9341
Fergus Jun
Guelph Wellington Local Food Fest
Where: Ignatius Jesuit Centre
When: 11 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Contact: website
Guelph Jun
Fergus Minor Lacrosse - Scott Gerrie Tournament
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact: website or 519-843-2800
Fergus Jun
Waterloo Air Show
Where: Region of Waterloo International Airport
When: 9:00-5:00; airshow starts at 1:00
Adults $25, Child (5-12) $10; Seniors $15; Children under 5 free, Veterans free
Contact: website
Waterloo Jun

July

Canada Day - Firemen's Pancake Breakfast
When: 8:00 a.m.
Where: Downtown Elora
Contact: 519-843-2800
Elora Jul 1
Soap Box Derby, Parade, Hot Dogs in the Park,
Rotary Duck Race
Where: Downtown Elora
Contact: 519-843-2800
Elora Jul 1
Canada Day 5K or 10K Run/Walk - Fundraiser for Kn.E.C.T. and “The Door” youth center
When: 9:00-10:15 AM
Contact: website
Elora Jul 1
Dominion Day Dashes (Kids 12 & under) - Fundraiser for Kn.E.C.T. and “The Door” youth center
When: noon-1 PM
Contact: website
Elora Jul 1
Canada Day at the Elora Legion
Where: Elora Legion
Contact: website
Elora Jul 1
Canada Day - Entertainment & Fireworks
Where: Centre Wellington Community Sportsplex
When: 6:00 - 11:00 pm
Contact: 519-843-2800
Fergus Jul 1
Canada Day - music, "duck races", children's entertainment, fireworks @ dusk
Where: Riverside Park - presented by Rotary Club of Guelph
Adm. for rides & activities: $2 p.p. or $5 for Family Fun pass
Guelph Jul 1
Free public swim for first 40 kids
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Jul
Art in the Yard - 13th annual juried original art exhibition
Where: Elora Centre For The Arts
When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Contact: website or 519-846-9698
Elora Jul
Guelph Horticultural Society Garden Tour - self-guided
When: 1:00 - 5:30 p.m.; $10 ticket price (children under 12 are free)
Contact: website or 519-824-8194
Guelph Jul
Festival Italiano 2015 - 22nd Annual celebration of Italian heritage and culture
Where: Canadian Italian Club
Contact: website or 519-821-1110
Guelph Jul
Elora Festival
Various dates
Contact: Elora Festival 519-846-0331
Elora Jul
13th. Annual Art on the Street - 100 visual artists exhibit & sell
Where: Wyndham St. (downtown); 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; FREE
Contact: website or 519-836-6144
Guelph Jul
23rd Annual Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival
Where: Waterloo City Centre lot behind Waterloo City Hall
Contact: website or 519-885-1921 
Waterloo Jul
15th Annual Fireworks Festival
Where: Main St. & Cork St. Park
When: Fri 12 p.m.; Sun 4 p.m.; $5 p.p. for dances and amusements (family: 6 for $25; children under 5 "free")
Contact: website or 519-323-4480
Mount Forest Jul
North America's Largest Truck Show - Top 50 Ontario Festival Event
Rain or shine
Where: Centre Wellington Community Sportsplex
Contact: www.fergustruckshow.com 519-843-3412
Fergus Jul
32nd Annual Hillside Festival - family-oriented music festival
Where: Guelph Lake Island
When: Fri 5-11pm; Sat & Sun 11am-11pm; Adm. $40-$115
Contact: website or 519-763-6396
Guelph Jul
Free public swim
When: 2:00-4:00
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Jul

August

Free public swim for first 40 kids
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Aug
Food Day Canada - sample local food; with Anita Stewart
Where: Grand River Raceway
Contact: website or 519-846-5455
Elora Aug
Grand River Raceway 25th annual Industry Day celebration
Where: Grand River Raceway
When: Post Time 1:30
Contact: website or 519-846-5455
Elora Aug
Free public swim
When: 2:00-4:00
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Aug
Pipes, Plaid and Pageantry Parade
Where: downtown
Contact: website or 519-787-0099
Fergus Aug
Fergus Scottish Festival - Downtown Edition
Where: downtown
Contact: website or 519-787-0099
Fergus Aug
70th Fergus Scottish Festival and Highland Games - Top 50 Ontario Festival Event
Where: Centre Wellington Community Sportsplex
Contact: website 519-787-0099
Fergus Aug
Free public swim
When: 2:00-4:00
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Aug
27th Annual Waterloo Busker Festival
Where: Uptown Waterloo (King St. S.)
Contact: website or 519-747-8769
Waterloo Aug
RiverFest 2015
Where: Bissell Park
When: doors open 4:30; tickets $30 (advance) or $35 (door); $5 for kids 10 and under
Contact: website or 519.827.9071
Elora Aug
19th Annual Ribfest - Competing N-American Rib Teams, live music
Where: Riverside Park - Free
Contact: website or 519-780-0577
Guelph Aug
Grand River Truck & Tractor Pull
Where: Grand River Raceway
When: 5:30pm (Rain Date: Sunday, August 24, 2014 @ 11:00am)
Contact: website, website or 519-846-8879
Elora Aug
40th. Antique & Classic Car Show
When: 1:00-5:00 p.m.; admission $5 p.p. or $12.50 per family
Where: Wellington County Museum
Contact: website or 519-846-0916
Aboyne Aug

September

Fall Leisure Show - Registration Night
Where: Elora Community Centre
When: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Contact: 519-843-2800
Elora Sep
22nd Guelph Jazz Festival - free jazz tent downtown Guelph 9-12am
Various passes available for other venues
Contact: website or 519-763-4952
Guelph Sep
Fall Leisure Show - Registration Night
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex
When: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Contact: 519-843-2800
Fergus Sep
19th. annual Fergus Classic Car Show - 100+ classic cars and live entertainment
Where: 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.; Downtown Fergus
Contact: Fergus BIA website or 519-787-1384
Fergus Sep
Free public swim for first 40 kids
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact:519-843-2800
Fergus Sep
Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope
Where: Clock Tower, Downtown Kitchener
When: 9:00 am registration opens
Contact: website or email
Kitchener Sep
Harriston-Minto Fall Fair
Where: Harriston Community Centre
Contact: website or 519-338-2511
Harriston Sep
179th Annual Fergus Fall Fair
Midway, petting zoo, sheep herding and more
Where: Centre Wellington Community Sportsplex
Contact: website or 226-383-3000 (Fergus info centre)
Fergus Sep
The Terry Fox Run
Where: Elora Cataract Trail - Forfar St. entrance
Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. (Forfar Ball Diamond)
the run starts at 10:00
Contact: Terry Fox Run Website
Fergus Sep
Harvest Home Festival
Where: Wellington County Museum
When: 1-5 PM
Contact: website or 519-846-0916
Aboyne Sep
Fergus Pre-Teen Video Dance Fundraiser; ages 7-13
Where: Fergus Legion
When: 7-10pm; cost $10
Contact: 519-843-2800 or website
Fergus Sep
Culture Days In Centre Wellington
Various locations
Contact: website or 519-846-9841
Fergus, Elora Sep
29th Elora-Fergus Studio Tour - self guided
Visit studios in Fergus & Elora; free
Contact: website or 1-877-242-6353
Fergus / Elora Sep
9th Annual Wellington Fall Rural Romp - see Local Agriculture up close
farms, markets, nurseries and a winery
When: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Contact: website or 519-821-6638 x335
Wellington County Sep

October

Elora Monster Month
Various activities
Contact: Elora BIA
Elora Oct 1-31
Monster Month, Twilight Zoo - Over 60 large lantern sculptures
Where: Elora Centre For The Arts
When: Thursday-Sundays 12-10pm
Contact: website or 519-846-9698
Elora Oct 1-31
Free public swim to the first 40 kids
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact: 519-843-2800
Fergus Oct
29th Elora-Fergus Studio Tour - self guided
Visit studios in Fergus & Elora; free
Contact: website or 1-877-242-6353
Fergus / Elora  Oct
Elora Horse and Hound Parade - Fundraiser for Groves
Where: Downtown Elora
When:
Contact: website or 519-846-9841
Elora Oct
OktoberFest
Various activities
Contact: website
Kitchener / Waterloo Oct
Pumpkin Day at the Elora Farmers Market
Where: Bissell Park
Contact: website or 519-846-5638
Elora Oct
Sensational Soup Off - Sensational Elora
Where: Wellington County Museum
Contact: website or 519-846-5638
Aboyne Oct
8th Monster March Parade - costumes mandatory to participate
Bring a food item for Food Bank.
Pre-registration: website
Where: Metcalfe St.; starting at MacDonald Square
When: 6:30 p.m. - rain or moonshine
Contact: 519-846-2563
Elora Oct
Spirit Walk at the Poor House
Where: Wellington County Museum
Contact: website or 519-846-0916
Aboyne Oct
9th annual Elora Guitar Summit Concert
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Elora United Church
Contact: Facebook (Tony McManus)
Elora Oct
12th Annual Kissing Bridge Trail Studio Tour - self-guided
When: from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Contact: KBT Studio Tour: 519-669-0545
a.o. Elmira, St. Jacobs Oct
Fergus Lantern Historical Walking Tour
Where: Fergus Library
Contact: website or 519-846-9841
Fergus Oct

November

Free public swim to the first 40 kids
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact: 519-843-2800
Fergus Nov
Rememberance Day services
Fergus / Elora Nov 11
Starlight Shopping Nights Elora
When: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Contact: website
Elora Nov
Fair November - 41st Annual Juried Craft Sale
When: Thu/Fri: 10:00-21:00; Sat 10:00-17:00; Sun 11:00-17:00 - FREE admission
Where: University Centre University of Guelph
Contact: website or 519-824-4120x53903
Guelph Nov
Guelph Power Play Hockey Tournament
Where: Centre Wellington Sportsplex (Fergus Arena)
Contact: 519-843-2800 or website
Fergus Nov
Buy Nothing Day - devote time to your loved ones instead!   Nov
5th Annual Salem Public School's Holidays Happen Craft and Gift Sale
Where: Salem Public School
When: 9am to 2pm
Contact: email
Elora Nov
Elora Santa Claus parade - Parade of Lights
Where: downtown; beginning at South Street
When: 6:00 PM
Contact: website
Elora Nov
 

 

Planning a multi-day stay in Fergus or Elora is easy. There is a wide assortment of inns, bed and breakfasts and campings. Pages and pages of things to do and places to go.

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More tourism related organizations and businesses in Centre Wellington (Fergus, Elora, Belwood, Salem) can be found in our business directory ("tourism" section). We can also recommend our local Calendar of Events or an overview of events in our surrounding area.

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