The Rotary Turkey Trot is BACK!

October 1 to October 11, REGISTRATION is open!
This year, Rotary Burlington North has teamed up with Burlington Food Bank to host our annual Turkey Trot 100% virtually! Families, friends, pros and newbies are all welcome to REGISTER and join us as we strive to raise $25,000 SAFELY for our neighbours in need this Thanksgiving.

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Crack the Code Trivia Night

Friday, October 1st, 2021 | 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Join us virtually for Crack the Code Trivia Night. Questions will relate to our upcoming special exhibition at Joseph Brant Museum, Cipher | Decipher, an interactive exhibition exploring the past and present of communications cryptology.

Register your household and receive a trivia pack with a family-sized bag of popcorn and 5 beverages, $25/household. Trivia pack pick-up will be between 10am – 4pm at Joseph Brant Museum on Friday, October 1st. There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.

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Halton Outdoor Club Fall Info Fair

Saturday, October 2nd, 2021 | 01:00 PM – 03:30 PM
Johnson Outdoors Canada – 4180 Harvester Road, Burlington
Free, OUTDOOR interactive fair showcasing year-round recreation opportunities with a friendly and supportive group of adults who X-C ski, snowshoe, hike, cycle and paddle. 

Hops and Harvest Festival

Saturday, October 2nd, 2021 | 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Kelso / Glen Eden Conservation Area – 5234 Kelso Rd, Milton
Hops & Harvest is a 3-day autumn festival that features breweries, food vendors, and artisans while celebrating the great outdoors. Tickets and more information about the festival can be found here: 

Taste of Burlington Fall Prix-Fixe Program

Monday, October 4th, 2021 | 11:00 AM – 09:00 PM
Various restaurants across Burlington, Ontario
Enjoy prix-fixe dining at participating restaurants across Burlington. Dine in, patio and take-out options available. Sign up for the free TOB passport to see participating restaurants, menus and check in to WIN gift cards! 

Kern Cliff Annual Clean Up

Saturday, October 9th | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Kerncliff Park – 2198 Kerns Rd, Burlington
FSRT will join our Friends of KernCliff with their annual clean up. This is a family event. Students can earn volunteer hours. Comfortable footwear is recommended. 

Family Art Workshop

Saturday, October 16th 2021
Oakville Galleries – 1306 Lakeshore Road East, Oakville
Bring the whole family to Oakville Galleries for a free family art workshop inspired by the works seen in our fall exhibition ‘Two Truths and a Lie.’ Plan ahead to take in a tour of the exhibition before heading into the Education Centre to create hidden illustrations. This workshop will teach kiddos how to create folded drawings that when pulled apart contain a surprise image hidden within! A parent or guardian must accompany children for the duration of their visit. This program is free of charge; pre-registration is required. 

The Master’s | Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling

Tuesday, October 19th, 2021 – Sunday, October 24th, 2021
Sixteen Mile Sports Complex – 3070 Neyagawa Blvd, Oakville
Five world-class events featuring elite international men’s and women’s teams are coming to passionate curling communities across Canada beginning with the Masters, Oct. 19-24, at the Sixteen Mile Sports Complex in Oakville, Ont. Tickets are now available 

Pumpkin Hollow

Friday, October 22nd, 2021 – Sunday, October 24th, 2021 | 5 PM, 6 PM, 7 PM, 8 PM, 9 PM.
Royal Botanical Gardens – 1185 York Boulevard, Waterdown
Stroll the Royal Botanical Gardens’ historical Rock Garden with the family to see hundreds of jack-o-lanterns along the path while enjoying live entertainment, pumpkin-themed activities, and fall inspired treats. 

Hamilton Bulldogs vs. Mississauga Steelheads

Saturday, October 30th, 2021 | 4:00 PM
First Ontario Centre – 101 York Blvd, Hamilton, ON
The Hamilton Bulldogs battle the Mississauga Steelheads at FirstOntario Centre in the heart of downtown Hamilton. Cheer on your team while MVP (most valuable pup) Bruiser dances in the aisles! 

Mac & Cheese Fest

Saturday, October 30th, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Ancaster Fairgrounds – 630 Trinity Rd S, Jerseyville, ON
It’s A Cheesey Celebration! It’s Here – The Cheesiest Event Your City Has Ever Seen… Mac and Cheese Festival See you on October 30th at the Ancaster Fairgrounds.