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Late Summer Fun

FREE – Ouellette Car Cruise

Friday, August 17 | 6pm-11pm
Downtown Windsor & Windsor Waterfront

Grab a lawn chair and watch classic cars go by! The Ouellette Car Cruise kicks off its parade of classic and vintage vehicles at 6:00 pm in the heart of downtown Windsor. The route runs south from Ouellette Avenue to Tecumseh Road East, east to Pillette Road and west on Riverside Drive to Ouellette Avenue.

Click here for more information.


FREE – Outdoor Concerts in Leamington

Seacliff Park Amphitheatre

Elvis to the Max: Saturday, August 18 | 7:00pm
The Family Soul: Saturday, August 25  | 7:00pm

Wheelchair accessible seating is available, but limited, so it is recommended that you arrive early if you require it.

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FREE – Adult Craft Night

Tuesday, August 21 | 5:45-6:45pm
Essex County Library – McGregor Branch, 9571 Walker Rd, McGregor

Turn a mason jar into a beautiful candle holder! Please bring your own mason jar (or other small jar).
The McGregor Branch is wheelchair accessible.
Registration is required. Ages 18+.

Click here for more information & to register.


FREE – Outdoor Concerts in Wheatley

Two Creeks Conservation Area, 21638 Kent Rd. 1, Wheatley

Classix: Sunday, August 19 | 6:30pm
Dale Butler and Friends: Sunday, August 26  | 6:30pm

Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy live music at beautiful Two Creeks Conservation Area.

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FREE – Fitness on the 42

Rick Atkin Park, Leamington Marina

Pathway to Potential is sponsoring FREE fitness classes on Tuesday evenings in Leamington! The classes are welcoming to all fitness levels, and instructors are able to make modifications to those who require a variation to the exercise.  Bootcamp @ the Beach is a bit more rigorous than the other classes.  The classes meet in the upper Marina Park area (Rick Atkin Park) which is accessible by wheelchair.  Wear comfortable clothing, bring a water bottle and prepare to have fun!
Classes fill quickly, so pre-registration is required. Click here to register.

Strength & Cardio: Tuesday, August 21 | 6:00pm
Bootcamp @ the Beach: Tuesday, August 28 | 6:00pm


FREE – Windsor Spitfires Blue & White Game

Thursday, August 30 | 7pm
WFCU Centre, 8787 McHugh St, Windsor

Watch the Windsor Spitfires in action at the Blue & White Game – a part of the 2018 Training Camp!

  • Tickets to this game are FREE – no tickets are required.
  • Parking is FREE.
  • Wheelchair accessible seating is available, however cannot be reserved. WFCU has confirmed they will make sure anyone requiring accommodations are taken care of and provide assistance in finding a seat.

Click here for more information.


FREE – Outdoor Movie Night in Leamington

Seacliff Park Amphitheatre

Despicable Me 3: Friday, August 24 | 9:00pm

Wheelchair accessible seating is available, but limited, so it is recommended that you arrive early if you require it.

Click here for more information.


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

Natalie Crawford
Project Manager, Community Engagement 
ncrawford@communitylivingessex.org

519-776-6483 ext 282

Don’t forget to check out www.mycommunityhub.ca for even more activities!