Events

Ladies Ag Night

Save the date for this "heels and boots" ladies only event in support of the Palmerston Agricultural Society. Enjoy social time with appetizers, medium reading by Journey Healers, and a dance! Age of majority, all women welcome!

Farmers' Pre-Seeding BBQ

This is one of the premier events of the year in the Palmerston region. Attended by nearly 500 people per year, the well-known "Farmers Stage" kicks off the season. Enjoy a delicious steak dinner, followed by a live auction with some fantastic donated items up for grabs!

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!

Fall Frolic

Mark your calendars for Butter Tarts & Buggies's first Fall Frolic!
Explore the simpler life by visiting various businesses and destinations and experience all that Autumn has to offer in Rural Ontario on a self-guided tour!

Party in the Park

A concert in the park event with all proceeds going towards the Palmerston Lions Club, the Norgan Theatre, & overall community betterment.

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 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!

Cool Cones

In celebration of the Canada Packers Reunion in August 2018, the Harriston Downtown Revitalization Committee, in partnership with the Minto Cultural Roundtable, is embarking on a unique Public Art Program featuring Ice Cream Cones in the downtown core!

Annual Splash 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.

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.

Emergency 91Run

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

Clifford Truck Show

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

Culture Days in Minto

Come celebrate Minto Culture Days! The 6th Annual Culture Days will feature a multitude of FREE, hands-on interactive activities that invite the public to participate "behind-the-scenes", to discover the world of artists, creators, historians, architects, curators, designers and other creative people in their communities.Various Locations in Minto (Clifford, Harriston & Palmerston)

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!

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