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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.

In addition to the extensive listing of events found here, be sure to follow us on Facebook for more updates and information! Also, check out these great websites for details on other fun activities taking place in Lennox & Addington County.

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August

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.

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, 2014

6:30 pm

South of 7 Concert

Conservation Park, Napanee

Don't miss South of 7 when they take to the stage for a free concert at Conservation Park in Napanee on August 22nd at 6:30pm! Bring along your lawn chair and  hear a great mix of hits from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s & 80’s. This event is proudly presented by Lennox & Addington County and the L&A County Geocachers. For more information please call 613-354-4883 ext. 3271.

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

 10:15 - 11:45 am

Introduction to Needle Felting

Topsy Farms, 14775 Front Rd, Amherst Island

Needle felting uses a barbed needle which causes wool fibres to bind or fuse together. It is easy to learn and fun to do. Students will be introduced to the shapes and methods needed to create many small figures. Supplies provided (foam pad, 2 needles and wool) are theirs to keep. Create a small bird by the end of the workshop. Taught by Lynn Wyminga of www.lynnslids.com. For more information and to register call 613-389-3444.

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

 1 - 4 pm

Music by the River: A Tribute to Wayne VanDeBogart

Conservation Park, Napanee

Music by the River presents: A Tribute to Wayne VanDeBogart on Sunday August 24th from 1 - 4pm at Conservation Park. The summer concert is graciously sponsored by myFm. Several musicians who worked with Wayne will be playing many of the songs they performed together: Charlie King - Ernie Smith - Joe Saunders - Bob Jacob - Jimmy McDonnell - Gary and Mickey Coad - Deiter Boehm.

We look forward to seeing you Sunday August 24th to celebrate Wayne's life with some old-style country and gospel music! For more information please call 613-354-6601.

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.

August 30, 201

 9 am - 4 pm

Yard/Bake Sale Fundraiser

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

Support a great cause at the Land O' Lakes Rescue Petting Farm's Yard/Bake Sale on August 30th from 9 am - 4 pm in Cloyne. Donations are welcome. Please bring to the farm by August 28th or contact Donna at 613-336-0330. Volunteers needed.

August 30, 2014

 6 pm

Murray Powell at the Chit Chat

 Chit Chat Café & Corner, 54 Country Road 8, Napanee

Chit Chat Café & Corner Market proudly presents Murray Powell to the stage on August 30th. Murray was born in Napanee (Writer of  “My Home Town - Napanee”) and is currently a Toronto music composer/singer-songwriter who performs a fusion of Country/Folk/Blues and Rockabilly songs to touch your emotions and remain in your heart. The evening combines music and an extensive buffet menu that includes soups, salads, entrées, desserts & coffee/tea, all for only $29.95 including taxes. Seating is limited so please reserve early by calling 613-354-2900.

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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 7, 2014

Bath Fall Festival

Centennial Park, Bath

Head to the Bath Fall Festival and experience a village tradition. More details to follow...

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

Scarecrow Festival

Downtown Napanee

The Napanee BIA proudly presents an annual Scarecrow Festival that will be held in the Fall! This Festival gives you the chance to explore the town and experience the amazing scarecrows that have generously been donated by local businesses!! There will also be live music performances, beaver tails, children's activities, 4H demonstrations, cow patty bingo, local artists and artisan booths, and more! Come on down to this Halloween spirited festival as there will be lots of fun for the whole family to enjoy!! For more information visit www.DowntownNapanee.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, 2014

 10 am - 4 pm

Amherst Island Heritage House Tour

Various locations, Amherst Island

Acclaimed by Heritage Canada The National Trust, Amherst Island’s historic houses and Irish stone fences are set in a landscape that has remained unchanged over the past 100 years. Take a tranquil ferry ride to visit old stone houses, restored farms and quaint village cottages, and enjoy a homemade farm lunch at the Lodge on Amherst Island.

The starting point and information centre is minutes from the the Island ferry dock at the Lodge on Amherst Island. The Lodge will be open throughout the day for lunch, refreshments, directions, and a chance to relax and wander the shores of Stella Bay.

Tickets cost $40 and include a lunch of homemade soup, tarts, tea and coffee. A guidebook to featured homes and other points of interest is also included in the price.

This is a fundraiser for the Association to Protect Amherst Island. Tickets can be purchased in advance by sending a cheque payable to APAI Box 6 Stella ON K0H 2S0 or contact us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to make an etransfer.  Tickets can also be purchased on the day of the event.

Round trip tickets for the ferry cost $9 per car, so we suggest that friends come in one car! Bicycle ticket is $1.50  The ferry leaves the mainland every hour on the half hour and from the Island every hour on the hour. For example, to arrive at the Island in time for 10 a.m., take the 9:30 ferry from Millhaven.  We will be waiting for you with a nice cup of tea or coffee.

For more information visit www.protectamherstisland.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.

September 27 & 28, 2014

 11 am - 4 pm

Amherstview Studio Tour

Various Locations, Loyalist Township

Local artists open their homes once a year to the public.  The studio tour takes place in Harewood Village and Nicholson Point Road. Travel west of Amherstview on Bath Rd. to Edgewood Rd.  The tour has 5 stops and 11 artists and is less than 3 kilometers in length.  You will have the opportunity to talk to the artists and see their work; paintings, wood turning and carving, greeting cards, beeswax candles, garden art, art glass, wall art, jewelry and furniture. Thank you for supporting local artists. For more information please contact Wendy White at 613-389-6254.

 

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