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In Lennox & Addington County, we want you to have "The Best Day Ever". If you're looking for entertainment, we've got you covered. From community theatre to live local music, to high-profile sporting events - it's all here for you in L&A County.

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July

Through Labour Day 2014

Super Theme Days at Thirty Three Vines

Thirty Three Vines, 9261 Loyalist Parkway, Adolphustown

Thirty Three Vines is a boutique vineyard and winery located along the historic Loyalist Parkway, only 10 kms east of the Glenora Ferry in Adolphustown. The winery introduces 'Super Theme Days', offering great deals every day of the week!

* Marvelous Mondays- 10% off all wines in our Tasting Room
* Tasting Tuesdays- 2 free tastings of your choice
* Wild Wednesdays- 20% off any 6 bottles of wine purchased and receive a free bag
* Terrific Thursdays- 20% off our Tasty Baco Noir
* Fab Franc Fridays- 1 Free Tasting of our Cab Franc
* Super Saturdays and Sundays -Buy any two bottles of
* Wine and receive a free small jar of jam

Due to popular demand, Thirty Three Vines is featuring 'Wild Wednesdays' 7 days a week because of the overwhelming "wild" response from customers!

For more information about the winery, please visit www.33vines.com.

July 31, 2014

 1 pm

Speaking of Wildlife – Live Demonstration

Ampitheatre, Bon Echo Provincial Park, Cloyne

Head to Bon Echo Provincial Park for fun and educational events all summer long! Would you like to know more about birds, turtles, and other wildlife? Join staff from Speaking of Wildlife for a close encounter with some of the animals native to the Bon Echo area. Bring your family and friends to this one hour presentation to learn some amazing things about Ontario wildlife and increase your appreciation for the creatures living around us. For more information please visit www.bonechofriends.ca.

 

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August

August 1-4, 2014

183rd Napanee Fair

Napanee Fairgrounds

It's time for the Fair! This year the Lennox Agricultural Society celebrates 183 years. There's fun for the whole family! Festivities include a great Midway, tractor/truck & modified pulls, exhibits, heavy horse draws, evening entertainment and the popular demolition derby! For more information visit www.NapaneeFair.com. We'll see you at the fair!

August 1-3, 2014

Flinton Country Bluegrass Jamboree

Addington Highlands Recreation Centre, Flinton

Don't miss the 10th annual Flinton Country Bluegrass Jamboree. A great line-up of entertainment has been booked for your enjoyment, including David Church (Tribute to Hank Williams), Bill White & White & White Pine, Backwood, Black Family, Dallas Daisey and many more! Bring your own lawn chair. Rain or shine! For more information visit www.flintonrecreationclub.ca.

August 5, 2014

 8 pm

Peter Bussell — It’s a Bee Maybe!

Amphitheatre, Bon Echo Provincial Park, Cloyne

Head to Bon Echo Provincial Park for fun and educational events all summer long! Beekeeper Peter Bussell has been handling bees for over 20 years. His presentation is spiced with humour as he covers topics such as bee villains, gender discrimination and drugs in the hive, counting and bee anatomy, wasp, hornets and bees, locating your kids with bees, and bee gifts. Park entry fees for this show will be covered by the Friends of Bon Echo park 1/2 hour before the presentation. For more information please visit www.bonechofriends.ca.

August 6, 2014

 8 pm

Blain Henshaw

Doghouse Studios, 99 Dairy Avenue, Napanee

Nova Scotia songwriter Blain Henshaw presents "Words and Music," a folk and country music concert at Doghouse Studios 99 Dairy  Avenue, Napanee on Wednesday evening August 6 at 8:00 PM.   Featuring original songs plus the works of  Gordon Lightfoot, Ian Tyson,  Gene MacLellan and other Canadian writers.  Admission $10 at the door.

August 6, 2014

7:15 pm

Waterside Summer Series

St. Paul's Presbyterian Church, Stella

The Amherst Island Waterside Summer Series returns with another fabulous line-up of entertainment for 2014. On Wednesday, August 6th, enjoy 'Lara St. John, violin & Serouj Kradjian, piano'. The series presents quality music in the wonderful setting of Amherst Island, a place of tranquillity and natural beauty. The concerts, which begin at 7:15 p.m., take place at St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church, just south of Stella. Tickets cost $35  and include refreshments served during the 20-minute intermission. These well-attended concerts are a perfect outing for a summer evening, bringing together beautiful music and a remarkable natural setting. For more information please visit www.watersidemusic.ca.

August 7, 2014

 7:30 pm

Blain Henshaw Concert

Wilton Hall, 251 Simmons Road, Wilton

Join Nova Scotia songwriter Blain Henshaw as he performs at the newly-renovated Wilton Hall on Thursday, August 7 at 7:30 pm, a performance sponsored by the non-profit Wilton Community Association. Henshaw’s music has a folk and country flavour, influenced by writers like Gene MacLellan, Gordon Lightfoot, Ian and Sylvia Tyson, and Oscar Brand. Henshaw has released two CDs of original songs. The first, “Slice of Life,” was issued in 2011, followed in November 2013 by “Life’s Highway.” The concert starts at 7:30 pm. Admission is $10, at the door only. For more information call 613-386-3673.

August 8 - 10, 2014

 10 am - 4 pm

2014 Cloyne Art & Craft Showcase

North Addington Education Centre, Cloyne

You are invited to the annual Showcase of arts and crafts, sponsored by the North Addington Guild. Over 70 exhibitors will be displaying and selling a huge variety of arts and crafts, including wood working, sewing, jewellery, paintings, soaps, quilting, just to name a few.  Food and refreshments, provided by the Mazinaw Lake Swim Committee, are also available. All profits from this venture go directly back to the swim program. All profits made by the Guild are donated to enrich the arts programs at North Addington Education Centre. Admission is FREE. For more information call 613-473-4063.

August 8-10, 2014

Grand Old Enterprise Country Jamboree

Centreville Fairgrounds

The Grand Old Enterprise Country Jamboree makes its annual visit to the Centreville Fairgrounds. Come out and enjoy a weekend of fun times and hear great music from many entertainers. Admission for the weekend is only $45 per person ($50 per person after July 1st). Rough camping is available on site. The Grand Old Enterprise Country Jamboree is proudly presented by the Newburgh-Camden Lions Club. For more information contact Fred Brown at 613-530-5859 or visit www.grandoldenterprisecountryjamboree.ca.

August 8-10, 2014

Emerald Music Festival

12675 Front Road, Amherst Island

Bring your lawnchairs & coolers and enjoy a great weekend of music. Emerald Music Festival is located on Beautiful Amherst Island on a 100 acre beef farm with 600 feet of breathtaking waterfront facing the north channel of Lake Ontario. Music with a wide range of styles that include Country, Celtic, Bluegrass, and 50's Rock & Roll. To mention a few of the 16 Performers: Don Cochrane, Rob Carnegie, Crooked Wood,  County Road 5.

Friday, 6 pm - midnight: Four performers plus Open Mic
Saturday, noon - midnight: Twelve hours of great music
Sunday,  10 am - 4 pm: Gospel and Blue Grass Bands

Tickets are Friday $10, Saturday, $25 and  Sunday, $10 or get a weekend pass for only $35 (includes camping). Please visit www.emeraldmusicfestival.com or call Dan Simpson at 613-389-8297 for more information.

August 9, 2014

9 am - 2 pm

Talents of the Town Market

Market Square, Napanee

Fresh local foods, creative local crafts! There's something for everyone at the Greater Napanee Talents of the Town Market! Shop at the market bi-weekly and visit the wide variety of vendors in attendance.  This Saturday features a corn roast sponsored by RV Farms! For more information visit www.GreaterNapanee.com.

August 9-10, 2014

26th Annual Odessa Antique Show

Odessa Fairgrounds

The Odessa Antique Show and Sale, the largest outdoor antique show in eastern Ontario. At this popular annual event, dealers from Ontario, Quebec and the Maritimes display a wide variety of antique and collectible treasures. Collectors can count on discovering anything from furniture to household items, tools, textiles, paintings, folk art, jewellery and glass and china. Whether you're hoping to decorate your home with heritage objects or retro pieces or add to a long-held collection, the Odessa Antique Show will no doubt yield many fascinating finds. The prices suit every budget, ranging from a few dollars to a few thousand dollars. For more information visit www.odessaantiqueshow.ca.

August 10, 2014

 11 am

Family Fun Day

Land O' Lakes Rescue Petting Farm, 1200 Regional Road 506, Cloyne

Head to Cloyne and support a good cause at the Land O' Lakes Rescue Farm's Family Fund Day! Seeing an interesting assortment of rescued animals, visitors will also can all access the  mini putt across the road. There will be plenty of games for children and lots of prizes. Live entertainment includes the Tweed Twangers and Zanzar the Magical Genie. For a great video about the farm please click here: http://bit.ly/1yrKjSy. For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/events/542214715905279/.

August 12, 2014

7:15 pm

Waterside Summer Series

St. Paul's Presbyterian Church, Stella

The Amherst Island Waterside Summer Series returns with another fabulous line-up of entertainment for 2014. On Tuesday, August 12th, enjoy 'Janina Fialkowska, piano'. The series presents quality music in the wonderful setting of Amherst Island, a place of tranquillity and natural beauty. The concerts, which begin at 7:15 p.m., take place at St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church, just south of Stella. Tickets cost $35  and include refreshments served during the 20-minute intermission. These well-attended concerts are a perfect outing for a summer evening, bringing together beautiful music and a remarkable natural setting.For more information please visit www.watersidemusic.ca.

August 13, 2014

 7 pm

David Archibald — Singer, Entertainer

Amphitheatre, Bon Echo Provincial Park, Cloyne

Head to Bon Echo Provincial Park for fun and educational events all summer long! Dust off your singing and dancing skills and join children’s entertainer David Archibald. Take part in the songs he wrote specifically about Bon Echo! David is a songwriter/composer and playwright who has worked with Avril Lavigne and performed songs on Sesame Street and Mr. Dressup. His music is regularly featured on CBC Radio. Join David for a one hour energetic and interactive show for the whole family. Park entry fees for this show will be covered by the Friends of Bon Echo park 1/2 hour before the presentation. For more information please visit www.bonechofriends.ca.

August 16, 2014

2014 Land O' Lakes Large & Smallmouth Bass Fishing Tournament

5 Lakes in the Land O' Lakes Tourist Region

WIN a 2014 Ultralite 14 FT Boat/Motor/Trailer Package courtesy of North Country Marine or an iPad by entering the Land O' Lakes Large & Smallmouth Bass Fishing Tournament! This tournament is held August 16th across 5 lakes with each lake holding a prize of $500 for the largest bass! It's like 5 tournaments happening all at once! Your ticket also gets you a free dinner after the tournament at Beaver Lake and entry to the live band performing! Even if you are not fishing and wish to buy a ticket you will still entered to win the BRAND NEW Boat! Only 500 tickets are available and are going fast! Click here to buy your tickets now! For more information please visit www.TravelLandOLakes.com.

August 17, 2014

 9 am

Wooly Bully Races

Amherst Island

The Wooly Bully Races return to Amherst Island! 5/10K events are staged on a very scenic out and back route along the South Shore of Lake Ontario. There will be at least 2 aid stations, each kilometer will be marked. 10K race is event # 7 in the 2014 Kingston Road Race Series. All races will be chip timed. The 1K Fun Run is a timed event for children 5-12 years of age. LOCATION: Start and finish at the homestead of Dave Willard, Amherst Island, 600 South Shore Road. Signs will be posted once you leave the ferry dock in Stella, Amherst Island, to direct you to the site. For more information and to register please visit https://secure.eventsonline.ca/events/wooly_bully/.

August 21, 2014

 4:30 - 7 pm

Bill White & White Pine

Amphitheatre, Bon Echo Provincial Park, Cloyne

Head to Bon Echo Provincial Park for fun and educational events all summer long! National award winning musical group White Pine will entertain people with their songs featuring guitars, the mandolin, and the fiddle. Bring your wallet and enjoy a BBQ put on by the Friends of Bon Echo while you enjoy the music. Park entry fees for this show will be covered by the Friends of Bon Echo park 1/2 hour before the presentation. For more information please visit www.bonechofriends.ca.

August 22 & 23, 2014

Discover Lennox & Addington MEGA Geocaching Event

Friday: Conservation Park, Napanee
Saturday: Southview Public School, 18 Golf Course Lane, Napanee

The 2014 Discover L&A County MEGA Geocaching Event promises to be bigger and better than ever! Lennox & Addington County and the Lennox & Addington Geocachers have once again joined forces and are sure to make DLA2014 a truly unforgettable experience! An opening night party, night caching, and new power trails are just some of the fun things you can expect during your geocaching weekend in L&A County! Top it all off with amazing live entertainment at Lennox & Addington County’s 150th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday night after the geocaching event! You won’t want to miss it! For more information visit www.LandAGeocaching.com or call 613-354-4883 !

August 23, 2014

9 am - 2 pm

Talents of the Town Market

Market Square, Napanee

Fresh local foods, creative local crafts! There's something for everyone at the Greater Napanee Talents of the Town Market! Shop at the market bi-weekly and visit the wide variety of vendors in attendance.  This Saturday features a Bergeron Estate Winery Wine Presentation! For more information visit www.GreaterNapanee.com.

August 23, 2014

6:30 pm

Lennox & Addington County's 150th Anniversary Celebration

97 Thomas Street East, Napanee

The re-opening of the Museum & Archives will coincide with the 150th anniversary celebration of Lennox & Addington County, taking place on Saturday, August 23rd. In addition to tours and an open house of this impressive facility, a great evening of free entertainment is in store for the public outside on the grounds of the L&A County Court House. The evening highlights local musicians and internationally-known performers, headlined by Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy: Masters of the Fiddle. Circus Orange, an act that combines circus arts with special effects, will also be performing. Local well-known acts that will take the stage during the evening include The Kim Pollard Band, David Archibald, Sam And Emma McNichols, and Dallas Daisy. Below are the bios of each of the acts performing during the evening. The public is invited to bring along a lawn chair, gather family & friends and celebrate this once-in-a-150-years celebration! For more information, please visit www.County150.ca or call 613-354-4883.

August 23, 2014

Stone Mills Summer Fest

Stone Mills Community Centre, Tamworth

Head to Tamworth for the first annual Stone Mills Summer Fest! Six community groups are banding together to raise money for the Tamworth Canada Day Committee and the Firefighter's Association.The very popular Jim Patterson Band will be the entertainment at the Stone Mills Community Centre in Тamworth. Tickets are $20 each and are available at various local retail outlets in the community. This is a licensed event and you must be 19 to attend.

Proudly presented by the Tamworth & District Lions Club, Tamworth Fire Fighters Association, Tamworth Canada Day Committee, Tamworth Legion, Tamworth/Erinsville Community development Committee and the L&A Cattlemen's Association. For more information visit www.Tamworth.ca.

August 23 & 24, 2014

 Noon - 4 pm

Open Studio Weekend

Stinson Studios, 358 Thompson Hill Road, Tamworth

Stinson Studios invite all those who wish to see the studio and meet the artists behind the art. The working studio rarely has visitors throughout the year, so artists Don and Jesse Stinson look forward to bringing customers - new and old - out to their beautiful location in Tamworth. Many exquisite locally produced products are available including hand turned wooden salad bowls, sculptured burl art and functional serving pieces. Handpick your favourites, tour the workshop, and talk to the artists. Best of all, take a deep breath of fresh country air and enjoy a moment of relaxation. For more information please visit www.stinsonstudios.ca or call 613-379-2177.

August 24, 2014

3 pm

Old Hay Bay Church Annual Pilgrimage Service

2365 South Shore Road, Adolphustown

Built in 1792, the Old Hay Bay Church is recognized as a national Canadian Historic site. It is the oldest Methodist building in Canada and the second oldest church in Ontario. A commemorative service is held annually. This year, the guest speaker is Hon. Peter Milliken, P.C., member of Parliament for Kingston-and-the-Islands, 1988-2011. He was the longest-serving Speaker in House of Commons history, occupying that role from 2001-2011. All are welcome to attend. Please visit www.OldHayBay.com for more information.

August 29 & 30, 2014

Centreville Fair

Centreville Fairgrounds

For over 160 years, the Centreville Agricultural Society has organized a fall fair during the labour day weekend that boasts the best things that a county fair has to offer – animal showing competitions, tractor pulls, food booths offering delicious homemade treats, local vendors, games for all ages and local music. Each year, the Centreville fair is run by a group of dedicated and hard working volunteers who are committed to making sure that there is something for everyone whether you are 8 years old or 80 years old! For more information please visit http://centrevillefair.ca.

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Sep

September 4, 2014

'The Molly' Charity Golf Tournament

Loyalist Golf & Country Club, Bath

Ladies, swing a club for a great cause on September 4th at Bath Golf & Country Club. The proceeds will support the work of Dawn House Women's Shelter for homeless women and their children in Kingston. The tournament will feature all the usual contests as well as two Hole In One contests for cash prizes of $5,000 and $10,000. The day will include a Women's Showcase, wine tastings, and an awesome Silent Auction and dinner.

The Molly is a fun charity tournament for women, organized by women to benefit women and children in the greater Kingston area. While entertaining and truly non-competitive, it provides a terrific venue for women to support such worthwhile causes. They continue to believe in the benefits of this tournament and return every year, bringing more members of their family as well as friends and colleagues to join in. The sister tournament to the annual Syl Apps Classic, The Molly commemorates the tireless volunteer work of Syl's wife Molly and all women who dedicate endless hours to organizations helping women and children.

For more information and to register on-line, go to www.themolly.ca or contact Darlene Boucher at 613-352-5845.

September 6, 2014

9 am - 2 pm

Talents of the Town Market

Market Square, Napanee

Fresh local foods, creative local crafts! There's something for everyone at the Greater Napanee Talents of the Town Market! Shop at the market bi-weekly and visit the wide variety of vendors in attendance.  This Saturday features a Greater Napanee Business Showcase! For more information visit www.GreaterNapanee.com.

September 20, 2014

9 am - 2 pm

Talents of the Town Market

Market Square, Napanee

Fresh local foods, creative local crafts! There's something for everyone at the Greater Napanee Talents of the Town Market! Shop at the market bi-weekly and visit the wide variety of vendors in attendance.  This Saturday is 'Scarecrow Festival Day'! For more information visit www.GreaterNapanee.com.

September 20, 2014

10 am - 5 pm

Art in the Park: Art Exhibition & Sale

Conservation Park, Napanee

EXIT Realty Acceleration is proud to sponsor this event and invites artists and artisans to exhibit and sell their artwork in Conservation Park this coming September. Gordon Schermerhorn, Mayor of Greater Napanee and Artist/Author Tim Nimigan will address visitors at noon. Visitors will have the opportunity to explore and admire the works of the artistic community of Napanee and surrounding areas and get a chance to win rpizes. Any profits will be offered to - @HOME in LA, a critical residential service for Napanee youth. Exhibitors are asked to call Elaine Taranu or Johanne Brunner at Exit Realty at 613-354-4800 for more information on the event and to reserve your exhibit space. Limited covered space is available so please reserve early.

September 20, 2014

 9 am - 2 pm

Friends for Life! Walk Lennox & Addington

Napanee District Secondary School, Napanee

Take steps to support animals in need across Ontario. The Friends for Life! Walk™ to save pets, presented by Nutrience and benefiting the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, is being held at various times during this weekend in 17 communities across Ontario. Each event is part of the Friends for Life! Walk Weekend, which is designed to raise funds and awareness for the protection and care of all animals in Ontario. For more information please visit www.friendsforlifewalk.ca.

September 27 & 28, 2014

 Noon - 4 pm

Open Studio Weekend

Stinson Studios, 358 Thompson Hill Road, Tamworth

Stinson Studios invite all those who wish to see the studio and meet the artists behind the art. The working studio rarely has visitors throughout the year, so artists Don and Jesse Stinson look forward to bringing customers - new and old - out to their beautiful location in Tamworth. Many exquisite locally produced products are available including hand turned wooden salad bowls, sculptured burl art and functional serving pieces. Handpick your favourites, tour the workshop, and talk to the artists. Best of all, take a deep breath of fresh country air and enjoy a moment of relaxation. For more information please visit www.stinsonstudios.ca or call 613-379-2177.

 

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