Labour Day Weekend in Essex County

Harrow Fair

August 30-September 2
Harrow Fairgrounds, 134 McAffee, Harrow

Celebrate the 164th Harrow Fair! Enjoy farm equipment displays, local fruits & vegetables, farm animals, live musical performances and a midway with carnival games and rides! The annual parade takes place on Saturday morning at 11:30am.
Admission to the Harrow Fair is $8 per day or $20 for a weekend pass.

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FREE – Swimming at LaSalle Outdoor Pool

LaSalle Outdoor Pool, 1200 Front Road, LaSalle
Friday, August 31 | 2:00pm-4:00pm

Cool off with FREE swimming at the LaSalle Outdoor Pool.

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FREE – Community Bonfire, Marshmallow Roast & Fireworks

Lakewood Park, 13451 Riverside Dr E, Tecumseh
Saturday, September 1 | 6:00pm-9:30pm

Celebrate the end of summer with a bonfire and marshmallow roast while enjoying a musical performance by Glen MacNeil! Roast marshmallows on the beach at Lakewood Park – sticks and marshmallows will be available while supplies last!  Close out the night with a fireworks display at 9pm.

Lakewood Park is accessible, with paved walkways that run the perimeter and through the centre of the park.

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FREE – Music on the 42

Seacliff Park Amphitheatre, Leamington
Saturday, September 1 | 7:00pm

Enjoy the music of the Van Halen Invasion and the Jody Raffoul Band!
Wheelchair accessible seating is available, but limited, so it is recommended that you arrive early if you require it.

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FREE – Outdoor Concert in Wheatley

Two Creeks Conservation Area, 21638 Kent Rd. 1, Wheatley
Sunday, September 2 | 6:30pm

Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the music of David and Sharon Light’s Down East Jubilee at beautiful Two Creeks Conservation Area.

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FREE – Tune Up the Parks Summer Concert Series

Colchester Harbour & Park, 100 Jackson St., Colchester
Monday, September 3 | 7:00pm

Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a FREE outdoor performance by local musician Macsmusic.

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If you have any questions, or have a suggestion for our next blog post, contact:

Natalie Crawford
Project Manager, Community Engagement

519-776-6483 ext 282

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