Aug 18-20

Day Out With Thomas

Uxbridge Train Station
19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, Ontario

Starts: Aug 18th, 2017 8:30 am
Ends: Aug 20th, 2017 5:00 pm

Start your engines! Thomas the Tank Engine is coming back to Uxbridge. Go for a ride with Thomas the Train, meet Sir Topham Hatt, and enjoy lots of activities, including tattoos, and face painting.

For more information and a link the purchase tickets visit:

Cost: $25 + HST, Children under 2 are free

For more information:
(905) 852-3696

Aug 18-20

Superbike Doubleheader Weekend

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park
3233 Concession Road 10
Bowmanville, Clarington (Bowmanville), Ontario

Starts: Aug 18th, 2017 9:00 am
Ends: Aug 20th, 2017 5:00 pm

National championships will be decided when Canada’s top motorcycle riders compete in a doubleheader points race for the national Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship. Other national classes including Pro Sport Bike, Amateur Superbike, Amateur Sport Bike and the Kawasaki Ninja 300 Racing Series will also be in action.

Cost: Tickets start at $20. Children 16 & under are free with paid adult admission.

For more information:
(905) 983-9141

Aug 19-20

Art in the Park

Elgin Park
180 Main St. South
Uxbridge, Ontario L9P 1J2

Starts: Aug 19th, 2017 10:00 am
Ends: Aug 20th, 2017 5:00 pm

Come, stroll through our beautiful Elgin Park, that is filled with many trees. Watch the children in their play/art area, look at the fabulous works of art by some of the finest artists in Ontario. Talk with the artists. Watch how some of the artists apply their skill and knowledge to their works.


Cost: Free, Donations Welcome

For more information:
(905) 852-4648

Aug 24

Maud's Island Dinner

Aug 24th, 2017 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Aug 24-27

The Blue Castle by Marion Abbott Theatre Company

Historic Leaskdale Church
11850 Regional Road 1
Leaskdale, Uxbridge, Ontario

Starts: Aug 24th, 2017 6:00 pm
Ends: Aug 27th, 2017 9:00 pm

The Marion Abbott Theatre Company brings their very special performance of Lucy Maud Montgomery's The Blue Castle to Leaskdale for a limited run. Please call or email for details.

Cost: see website

For more information:
(905) 862-0808

Aug 25

Kars on King

Aug 25th, 2017 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Aug 26

Epic Lake to Lake Adventure Ride

Ride starts at Beaverton Harbour and ends at Rotary Park in Ajax
176 Main Street
Beaverton, Ontario L0E 1E0

Aug 26th, 2017 7:00 am to 5:30 pm

Join us for the first-ever ride from Lake Simcoe to Lake Ontario along Durham Region's section of The Great Trail, in celebration of Canada 150!

The cost of $20 per cyclist includes a t-shirt, lunch at Second Wedge Brewing Company in Uxbridge and refreshments. Riders can take a bus from the Ajax Community Centre to the start location at Beaverton Harbour for $25.

Experience the epic 95 km route or ride a section of the route. See the website for details -

Cost: $20 per cyclist, $25 for bus from Ajax Community Centre

For more information:
(705) 432-2355 x.242

Aug 27

Boxcars & Beer -'The Cheese Train'

York Durham Heritage Railway -Stouffville Station
6176 Main St
Whitchurch-Stouffville, Ontario L4A 2S5

Aug 27th, 2017 11:30 am to 4:30 pm

Experience a 90-minute 'Taste of Ontario' with fromager Cecilia Smith and brewery owner/certified beer judge Joanne Richter as they lead you through five pairings of delicious Ontario cheeses with artisanal craft beers from local brewery The Second Wedge Brewing Company.

Use your take-home tasting glass and tasting notebook that introduces featured local food & beverage businesses: The Passionate Cook’s Essentials, The Second Wedge Brewing Company, Carpe Diem Cheese, Desbarres Chocolate and Uxbridge Farmers Market.

Mid-excursion, deboard the train in historic Downtown Uxbridge and enjoy a visit to the brewery, The Passionate Cook's Essentials or the Uxbridge Farmers' Market. You'll have time to visit your favourite!

Train Trip
Departs Stouffville 12:00 NOON - Arrive Uxbridge by 1:15 pm
Depart Uxbridge 2:30 pm - Arrive Stouffville by 3:45 pm

Cost: See Website

For more information:
(905) 852-3696

Sep 24

UxCycle 2017

The Second Wedge Brewing Company
14 Victoria Street Uxbridge
Uxbridge, Ontario L9P 1B1

Sep 24th, 2017 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Registration link ;
The Trail Capital of Canada, Uxbridge, awaits. Long known for its extensive trail infrastructure, the area is also home to some of the best road-riding in Ontario. Join us to ride and celebrate the opening of the Uxbridge Loop on Sunday Sept 24th. All 3 routes (3.5km Family Fun Loop, 17km Scenic Loop, 55km Uxbridge Loop) start at The Second Wedge Brewing Company (14 Victoria St) 10am. Festivities include family friendly environment, great music, local food and businesses.

Cost: Free Event

For more information:
(416) 986-2159

Sep 30

Doors Open Oshawa

Various Locations In Oshawa
Oshawa, Ontario

Sep 30th, 2017 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Doors Open Ontario is a province-wide celebration that provides a unique opportunity to explore and enjoy sometimes hidden and always interesting places and spaces in cities across Ontario - all free of charge!

Doors Open Oshawa is an annual event where you can explore different heritage and cultural sites in Oshawa. Spend a day discovering local history first-hand and celebrate our community heritage.

Doors Open Oshawa 2017 will take place on Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The theme, in celebration of the 150th Anniversary of Confederation, is Our Identity.

Cost: Free

For more information:

Oct 20-22

The Spirit of Canada: A Literary Celebration

Historic Leaskdale Church
11850 Regional Road 1
Leaskdale, Uxbridge, Ontario

Starts: Oct 20th, 2017 10:00 am
Ends: Oct 22nd, 2017 5:00 pm

An international conference blends Lucy Maud Montgomery’s love of country and patriotism with a celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday. Includes speakers, concerts, a writing contest, and more. Call or email for details.

Cost: contact for details

For more information:
(905) 862-0808