2018 is going to be a great year! Lots of events and things to do.
Unfortunately, we will not be holding a Strawberry Social this year.
May 19 is Opening Day, hope to see you then. Followed by:
May 26 – Pancake Breakfast. Start the day of Front Porch Shenanagans off right with a tour of the museum followed by pancakes and sausages in beautiful Heritage Village! 7:30 am – 11 am. By donation.
May 30, 31 – Agribition – We host approximately 400 grade 4 students and provide them with the opportunity to learn about agriculture and where their food comes from. Both the children and our volunteers have a wonderful time!
Sunday, June 10 – Music in the Courtyard in cooperation with Front Porch Shenanigans. Every second Sunday this summer there will be live music in the courtyard. A great way to spend an afternoon! This month’s musician is the wonderful Casey Garlick.
Sunday, July 8 – Music in Heritage Village – This month’s featured performer is the clever and talented Randy Stewart – Sad Songs & Funny Songs – I DON’T PLAY LOVE SONGS! Country, folk, jazz standards, originals and unlikely covers. From 1 – 2, admission by donation.
Sunday, August 12 – Music in Heritage Village – This month’s performers are Norma Jeanne & Greg. In addition to the music this Sunday, Farmtown Park is also the venue for Art in the Park!! A day of Artsy Fun! Arts and crafts from local artists, 10 am – 4 pm. Admission is by donation. If you are an artist interested in participating, please contact Hazel: firstname.lastname@example.org or 613-403-2819
Saturday, August 25 – 10th Anniversary World’s Greatest Tractor Parade – 1:00 pm – 3 pm – Its been ten years since the farming community came together in the Little Village with a Big Heart to set a Guinness World Record for the most farming tractors in a parade. On August 25 at 1 pm, a tenth anniversary of the World’s Greatest Tractor Parade will again roll through Stirling’s streets. Farmers and tractor enthusiasts alike will be parading their farm tractors: old, new and antiques too from the Train Station down North Street and then up West Front Street to Farmtown Park for an afternoon to remember! Tractor owners can send in their registration to Farmtown Park or email forms to Tractorparade2018@gmail.com.
Wednesday, September 5 – 6:30 – 9 pm – A Late Summer Night’s Dream – Ladies Night Fashion Show Fundraiser for Farmtown Park and Stirling Lions Club. Show starts at 7:00 pm. Silent auction, 50/50, hors d’ouevres and cash bar. Fashions brought to you courtesy of Julia’s Womens Wear and Vivacious Clothing and Day Spa. Tickets only $15! Available at Vivacious, Julia’s, Pro One Stop and Farmtown Park. Attendees receive 15% discount for each store.
Sunday, September 9 – 10 am -4 pm – Old Fashioned Corn Roast complete with old style games for the kids, music in Heritage Village by the one and only Dave Bush. Corn will be served from 11:30 am until 2 pm. Admission by donation.
Sunday, September 16 is Quinte Agricultural Wall of Fame Induction Ceremony.
We are working on more events and they will be posted online as soon as we have more details available.
Christmas in Heritage Village: This Year’s theme is “The Magic of Christmas”. Thursday, November 15, 6 pm – 9 pm, Friday, November 16, 10 am – 9 pm, Saturday, November 17, 10 am – 6 pm, Sunday, November 18, 10 am – 3 pm. Trees, wreaths, swags, and toys available to be won by raffle. Call Farmtown Park at (613)-395-0015 for more information. Admission $5, children under 12 admitted at no charge. More details soon!