Event Name Start Date End Date Location Description
Discovery Drop-ins June 29, 2019 September 1, 2019

Join park staff for a Discovery Drop-in during the months of July & August.  Bring along your Discovery Activity Book (or pick one up at the Drop-in), and use the equipment and materials provided to explore the park, observe plants and animals, and discover the wonders of nature.  Be sure to share your observations with park staff, take the Discovery Ranger Pledge and receive your very own Discover Ranger Button!  For more information keep an eye out for weekly calendar of events posted throughout the park.  Follow us on Twitter, join the conversation.

Family Fishing Week June 29, 2019 July 7, 2019

This week allows Canadian residents to enjoy the fun of fishing without a licence

Kincardine Scottish Festival July 5, 2019 July 7, 2019 Kincardine

Reserve your campsite upto 5 months prior to festival!

For almost 20 years, our award-winning festival has welcomed thousands of visitors from all over North America to the beautiful lakeside town of Kincardine to join us in celebrating all things Scottish.

Our festival aims to preserve, enhance, and celebrate Kincardine’s Scottish roots. Enjoy three days and nights of lively musicexciting competitions, cultural workshops, and friendly small town hospitality. Cheer on your favourite, Highland athletes and dancers, trace out your ancestry, march with the historic Kincardine Scottish Pipe Band down Queen Street, and enjoy the sights and sounds of over 30 Scottish pipe bands from across Canada and the United States.

Healthy Parks Healthy People Day July 19, 2019 July 19, 2019

Free day-use at all Ontario Parks. We are opening our doors to everyone in Ontario; there will be no charge for day-use visitation during the celebration. Parks across the province will offer events and activities that encourage people to visit parks and be active. Explore a new park, sample our facilities and services or enjoy a fun event in a great natural setting!

Camper Halloween September 27, 2019 September 29, 2019 Campground

 A fun family weekend.

Friday - arrive and set up.

Saturday- Decorate your site, carve your own pumpkins.  (supply your own pumpkins).

Camper-lead activities:

*Decorate your campsite just for the fun of it!  Remember – No fake spider webbing – mother nature does not like it. *remove all decorations upon departure.

Dress up and go trick-or-treating around the campground at dusk.   One person needs to stay at the site to hand out your treats!  Only go to those site participating.

When you have had enough trick-or-treating we suggest returning to your site for a family campfire and spooky stories!


Pumpkin Fest September 28, 2019 September 29, 2019 Port Elgin

Reserve your campsite upto 5 months prior to Pumpkin Fest!

A great event on the very same weekend as our Camper Halloween!  Camp Friday - Sunday, enjoy a trip into  Port Elgin on Saturday and then return to the park for an evening of spooky fun! 

Pumpkin Fest: Featuring two GIANT Vegetable Weigh Offs, one of Ontario's LARGEST two day outdoor Car Shows, over 100 craft, marketplace & food vendors for all your Shopping needs and tons of FAMILY FUN Attractions, Port Elgin Pumpkinfest is THE place to be! 

Tiverton Fall Fair October 4, 2019 October 6, 2019 Tiverton

Combine a weekend of camping with local fall fair charm.

Tiverton Fall Fair: tractor pull,  miniture horse show, petting zoo, Face Painting, Animal Balloons, archery and an antique tractor Display.