Events

Light Up the Town

A night to light up the town with new lights and decorations added each year! Featuring live music, free hot chocolate and cookies!

Palmerston Fall Fair

Organized by the Palmerston Agricultural Society, the Palmerston fair often features a parade, farmer’s market, pet show, children’s carnival, pedal tractor pull and auction. First organized in 1879, it continues to this day, occurring annually in August.

Harriston-Minto 158th Fall Fair

The Harriston-Minto Fall Fair takes place annually on the third weekend in September. Features often include a midway, silent auction, talent show, parade, antique vehicle show and demolition derby. The fair is the Harriston-Minto Agricultural Society’s main event and a part of Minto’s heritage for over 150 years.

Harriston Ladies' Night

An annual night of shopping and sweet treats in Harriston! Ladies, take advantage of special deals at local businesses for all your holiday needs!

Clifford Truck Show

The Clifford Classic Truck Show is the largest Classic and Antique Big Rig show in Ontario.

Clifford Homecoming 2017

Bouncy Castles, Dances, Saturday Parade, R&R Pet Paradise Dog Show, Hot Air Balloon Rides, Cherilawn Paintball, Spectacular Fireworks, and much more!
Stay tuned for more details coming soon!

Canada Day Bash!

The Palmerston Lions Club Splash Bash has been moved to July 1 this year to celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday, and to thank the community for their continued support. Events include a free BBQ, kids activities, free swimming and more!

Canadian Fast Pitch Championship

The Palmerston Imperials pee wee boys team, in partnership with the Town of Minto, is proud to host the Canadian Fast Pitch Championship. Home base will be the Barb Wright Ball Diamonds in Palmerston.

Basement Café Concert Series

The Basement Café is an ongoing concert series featuring talented and diverse musical acts. Organized by the Minto Arts Council, it takes place in the basement of the Harriston Library.

Palmerston Handcar Races

The Palmerston Handcar Races are back! Join us for an exciting weekend of railway fun celebrating our local railway history and the many years of handcar racing in the past. Start assembling your handcar crew and sty tuned for full event details!

Touch A Truck

Climb aboard a variety of heavy equipment, honk horns, flashlights, explore and learn about fire, farm and equipment safety. Proceeds benefit Minto Fire Department

Emergency 91Run

The 5 km fun run and walk through Palmerston benefits the Minto Fire department and the Minto-Mapleton Family Health Team.

17th Annual Trillium Festival

It's showtime in the forest: trilliums, jack-in-the-pulpit, wild ginger, giant Solomon's, and more! Come celebrate Mother's Day weekend at our annual festival and experience woodland wildflower walks through a 36-acre hardwood forest.

Downtown Harriston Street Party

This 3rd annual community celebration takes place the second Saturday in August with family-friendly activities, retail promotions, and a car show filling the street by day, and a street dance in the evening, New for 2017, plan to join us for Savour in the Street pairing Minto farmers with local chefs!

Jeff Davie Memorial 3-Pitch Tournament

An annual 3-Pitch tournament in memory of Jeff Davie who passed away in 2008 from a brain tumour. All proceeds go to support local recreation groups in Minto.

Wash For A Wish

You can help make a child's dream come true by getting your car washed at any Krown location. 100% of the proceeds go to The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada.

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