Events

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.

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!

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.

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.

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.

Canada Day Celebration

The Crossroads Canada Day Celebration is an event for all-ages & families big and small. Some of the highlights include: family affordable food, children's activities, face paint, live entertainment, & fireworks at dusk!

Live History Day

Join us  for a unique, interactive presentation of Palmerston and railway history through live theatre. Save the date and watch for more details closer to the event!

Minto Farmers' Market

The Minto Farmers’ Market season runs from June through August with local vendors offering fresh produce, home baking, honey, meat, and other items to customers every Saturday morning in Palmerston at the  Railway Heritage Museum.

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.

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!

What the "H"!

Join us on the Civic Holiday for our BIG "H" celebration! All "H" plants (Hosta, Hydrangea, Hibiscus, Hemerocallis, etc.) are on sale.

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!

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.

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

Clifford Truck Show

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

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!

Norgan Theatre's Big Film Fest

Big Film Fest is an ongoing series that presents contemporary independent films at the Norgan Theatre. Screenings occur on a monthly basis and the festival is a part of the Toronto International Film Festival’s Film Circuit.

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!

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