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.

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 Headstone Hunt

The Harriston Historical Society, partnering with Harriston Superior Monuments formed a new initiative to celebrate Canada’s 150th.   What better way to honour our forefathers than to wander the paths of the cemetery and learn about those buried there.

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!

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!

Clifford Truck Show

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

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!

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.

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 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!

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.

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.

Communities in Bloom Book 2017

View Minto's 2017 Communities in Bloom Book! Learn more about Minto's Floral Displays, Heritage, Landscaping, Environment, Waste Management, and more!

Emergency 91Run

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

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.

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!

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!

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