Port Hope is host to a plethora of festivals and events year round. The new year starts off with the annual dining promotion, Delicious Dates. Spring brings maple syrup time followed by the crazy Float Your Fanny river race. Warmer weather brings garden tours, artisans & craft shows and a variety of unique local events. Canada Day celebrations include a parade, music and entertainment and fireworks. Enjoy fall at the historic Port Hope Fall Fair, annual salmon migration and the Historic House Tour. Christmas in Port Hope is a busy time of year with a festival of trees, lights in Memorial Park, a Candlelight Walk, and Santa Claus parade. Use the Calendar of Events to plan your next visit!
Saturday, 12 August 2017 | 10:00 am
The 14th Annual Arts Festival will return to the Port Hope Farmers Market on the second Saturday in August. Art & Artisan vendors will be set up behind the Town Hall from 8am to 3pm selling Canadian made products. Entertainment and activities for the kids will take place in Memorial Park from 10am until 3pm. 905-885-2004, www.visitporthope.ca.
For more information on Canada 150 events in Port Hope, visit http://porthope.ca/canada-150