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Port Hope Canada Day Celebrations

Join us for the Port Hope Canada Day Celebrations in 2018! July 1st activities inlcude a parade, live music, classic car and antique machinery show, refreshment gardens and a spectacular firework display. A full schedule of events still to be announced.

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Movies in the Park - Canada Day Special

A kick off to the Port Hope Canada Day Celebrations! Bring your blankets and lawnchairs and join us in Memorial Park for an outdoor movie! Show time is dusk. Film: (to be announced) A fun and free family activity, under the stars. [Rain venue: Fall Fair Centre, 62 McCaul St.] 905-885-2004, 1-888-767-8467,…

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Canada Day at the Canadian Fire Fighters Museum

Looking for something to do while you are waiting for the fireworks to begin? Why not head on down to the Canadian Fire Fighters Museum and check out the new interactive displays. Make sure you get your free Canada Day giveaway between 7pm – 9pm only! 12pm – 4pm & 7pm – 9pm, 95…

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Multicultural Day

Enjoy ethnic food, family activities, multicultural performances live from the bandshell. Free admission. The celebration of the Multicultural Day highlights the rich cultural diversity of our community. The event will also celebrate the contribution of immigrants who arrived here some 30 to 40 years…

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Canada 150 - Demolition Derby

SUNDAY, JULY 2: Canada Day Demolition Derby at the Port Hope Town Park. Gates open at Noon. Derby starts at 2pm. $7 per person. Under 12 FREE. Presented by the Port Hope Agricultural Society. A full scale Demolition Derby, with multiple classes at the Port Hope Agricultural Park (62 McCaul St). Hosted…

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Canada 150 - Movie in the Park "A Dog's Purpose"

The Kinsmen Club of Port Hope is kicking off this year’s Canada Day celebrations with an outdoor movie in Memorial Park, starting at dusk. For more info please call 905-885-2004, 1-888-767-8467 (toll-free), www.visitporthope.ca.

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Canada 150: Oh Canada We Sing For Thee

Canada 150: Oh Canada We Sing For Thee. 8pm. Capitol Theatre, 20 Queen St. Port Hope. 905-885-1071, info@capitoltheatre.com, www.capitoltheatre.com.

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Valentine's Day with ABBAMANIA at Capitol Theatre

Abbamania is the world’s number one production of Abba. With your favourite hits including Mamma Mia, Dancing Queen and S.O.S that have even been performed live for productions of Mamma Mia. From the singing and dancing to the costume changes, you’ll be amazed at Abbamania. Come enjoy the…

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Canada 150: Sultans of String Live

Canada 150: Sultans of String Live. 8 pm. Capitol Theatre, 20 Queen St. Port Hope. 905-885-1071, info@capitoltheatre.com, www.capitoltheatre.com.

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Canada 150: “Murphy’s Law” Documentary

Canada 150: “Murphy’s Law” Documentary. 1pm & 7:30pm. Capitol Theatre, 20 Queen St. Port Hope. 905-885-1071, info@capitoltheatre.com, www.capitoltheatre.com.

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Canada 150: “Murphy’s Law” Documentary

Canada 150: “Murphy’s Law” Documentary. 1pm & 7:30pm. Capitol Theatre, 20 Queen St. Port Hope. 905-885-1071, info@capitoltheatre.com, www.capitoltheatre.com.

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Canada 150: Stories & Songs of Stompin’ Tom

Canada 150: Whiskey Jack – Stories and Songs of Stompin’ Tom. 8pm. Capitol Theatre, 20 Queen St. Port Hope. 905-885-1071, info@capitoltheatre.com, www.capitoltheatre.com.

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GRCA’s Family Cross-Country Ski & Snowshoe Day

Have you visited the Ganaraska Forest in the depth of winter? It's beautiful, especially on a pair of skis! Come see for yourself during this annual event which starts with an intro to cross-country skiing & ends with a guided ski through the forest. Make a day of it & give free snowshoeing…

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Festivals

Festivals in Port Hope! Port Hope hosts an abundance of festivals and events year-round. In the spring, when the ground thaws and maple syrup starts to flow, you can visit the Ganaraska Forest for Maple Syrup Day followed by the exciting and eclectic Float Your Fanny Down The Ganny river race…

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POSTPONED: GRCA Family Ski & Snowshoe Day

DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER & FORESEEABLE FORECAST, THE GRCA HAS POSTPONED THE FAMILY CROSS-COUNTRY SKI & SNOWSHOE DAY TO SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4TH, 2017. For more information, visit: http://visitporthope.ca/events/grcas-family-cross-country-ski-and-snowshoe-day

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Model Boat Day at CFFM

Model Boat Day will be held from 11am – 2 pm on August 12th. Come down to the CFFM to see what the Kawartha Marine Modellers have in store for their 3rd annual Model Boat Day at the Canadian Fire Fighters Museum. Check out their amazing collection of incredible hand-made model boats. You can try…

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Toy Fire Truck Day at CFFM

Toy Fire Truck Day! A fun day for everyone! Bring your favourite toy fire truck to the Canadian Fire Fighters Museum, Port Hope to show the collectors at the Museum and every child, under 12, will receive a toy truck to take home. Don’t have a favourite truck? — come anyway, we guarantee…

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Haute Goat Farm: Alpaca Shearing Day

This is a hands-on shearing day – if you’ve ever wanted to learn how an alpaca is sheared, there’s no better way than helping to do it! Last year our volunteers got to see an alpaca baby (cria) being born. Can’t promise the same thing this year, but there’s always something…

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GRCA's Maple Syrup Day

Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority’s Maple Syrup Day. Through site tours, demonstrations, stories and games, learn all about the sweet tradition of syrup production. Let the kids create crafts and have their face painted, while you enjoy live music and a pancake feast. $15.00/adult and $10.00/child…

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GRCA's Learn to Fish Day

Join Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority’s Fisheries Biologist at Garden Hill Conservation Area for this fun and educational event learning how to fish. You’ll walk away knowing how to rig, bait and cast a fishing rod, identify local fish species, and fish safely and sustainably. If…

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GRCA's Learn to Fish Day

Join the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority's Fisheries Biologist at this fun and educational event learning how to fish. You'll walk away knowing how to rig, bait and cast a fishing rod, identify local fish species, and fish safely and sustainably. If participants have their own fishing gear,…

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GRCA's Family Cross-County Ski & Snowshoe Day

The Ganaraska Forest is beautiful year-round, but especially in the winter. You’ll want to keep coming back to explore the forest after you experience it on a pair of skis or snowshoes! Receive an intro to cross-country skiing in the fields at the Ganaraska Forest Centre, followed by a guided…

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Port Hope Farmer's Market

Canada Day! Come and join us and get a flag!

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Port Hope Farmer's Market

Father's Day Event. Come and enter our Draw!

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Steamroller Printmaking Extravaganza

Celebrate Canada 150 and Port Hope Heritage at the two-day steamroller printmaking extravaganza! Part of the mini Mega Print Project presented by Critical Mass through the Ontario 150 Program. Including a series of free hands-on printmaking workshops, artist vendors, live street art and family-friendly…

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Port Hope Farmer's Market

Mother's Day Event. Come and receive a plant for Mother. While quantities last.

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GRCA's Maple Syrup Day

Join the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority (GRCA) in a celebration of all things maple syrup! Demonstrations, tours, live music, games and stories for the whole family; crafts and face painting for the kids; and of course, a pancake feast for everyone!  $15.00/adult & $10.00/child (16…

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Mother's Day Open House at Haute Goat

Join us to welcome the first 2018 babies at Haute Goat Farm! Celebrate all Mothers (yours and the Goat moms).  Festivities include:  Best Dressed Goat Contest and Fashion Show, Alpaca Shearing, Hay Wagon Rides, Face Painting, Soper Creek Wildlife Rescue, Vintage Pizza, Cultivate's Peameal…

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Heroes Highway Rally

The Heroes Highway Ride & Rally is a motorcycle ride held annually in support of those who serve, and have served, our country. A public event will take place in Port Hope’s Memorial Park from 10am until 3pm. For more information, visit www.heroeshighwayride.ca. For more information on Canada…

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Operation Bye Bye Bailey

A community celebration to mark the removal of the historic Bailey Bridge on Barrett Street. Witness the deconstruction of the bridge by the Department of National Defense! This is a public event taking place from 10am until 3pm in Cavan Street Park, with food vendors and bridge making stations for…

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Outdoor & Recreation

Outdoor & Recreation Port Hope has a variety of year-round outdoor activities that everyone can enjoy.  Celebrate in the outdoors at the annual Float Your Fanny Down the Ganny, a 10km river race along the mighty Ganaraska River or attend the All Canadian Jazz Festival, a 3-day music festival…

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The Sounds of Motown at Capitol Theatre

The Sounds of Motown Show was started in Toronto early 1990. The concept has inspired fans all over Canada, U.S.A and Europe. This show stopper production features Motown hits of The Temptations, Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross & The Supremes, Marvin Gaye, The Jackson Five, Martha Reeves and The Four…

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Jonas and Barry In The Home at Capitol Theatre

The hilarious, hit play by Canada’s most popular playwright, Norm Foster.  Two retirees search for friendship, love and happiness in an assisted living home.  We follow the story of Jonas and Barry in two very different places of their lives while trying to keep it interesting. This…

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Cultural Attractions

Cultural Attractions in Port Hope Port Hope is very much an arts-minded community. Culture is cultivated and celebrated regularly here. Unique experiences in music, theatre and fine art are always in abundance! Art In Port Hope, you will find painters, potters, spinners, textile artists, quilters,…

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Port Hope Farmer's Market

First day of our Wednesday Market.

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Port Hope Farmer's Market

First day of the 2018 season!

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Ron James: Full Throttle at Capitol Theatre

Award-winning comedian RON JAMES has been selling out theatres for 15 years with his marathon, side-splitting, kinetically charged performances. Marshaling a comedian’s eye for satire and a writer’s ear for language, Ron takes his audience on a breath-taking, non-stop roller coaster…

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ELVIS Starring Gary Wesley at Capitol Theatre

Experience Garry Wesley as ELVIS with the Port Hope Pops Orchestra conducted by Julian Warme Live On Stage. Garry Wesley has performed throughout the Usa, Canada, Australia, Mexico, and South America. He has performed in several Las Vegas productions and in 2003, won 1st place in the “Tribute…

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SCORE: A Film Music Documentary

What makes a film score unforgettable? The Northumberland Orchestra and Choir presents a screening of the documentary SCORE which brings Hollywood's elite composers together to give viewers a privileged look inside the musical challenges and creative secrecy of the world's most international music genre:…

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Vintage Film Festival

TICKET PACKAGES MAY BE PURCHASED ONLINE (ADULT AND STUDENT PRICING AVAILABLE) www.capitoltheatre.com  Experience the Vintage Film Festival during its 25th anniversary year and celebrate Canada’s sesquicentennial with films that feature a Canadian actor or director from cinema’s past. …

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Port Hope Farmer's Market

Christmas Market.  Come and join us for a fun day at the Port Hope Community Centre on McCaul St.

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Blossom Month at Laveanne Lavender

July is blossom month at Laveanne Lavender. Experience the lavender fields in full bloom throughout the month of July, when more than 10,000 lavender plants explode into a brilliant purple haze. Learn about the many uses of lavender, enjoy lavender-inspired cuisine, and shop a variety of artisan products…

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Annual Port Hope Santa Claus Parade

A spectacular cavalcade of festive sights and sounds featuring a host of exceptional bands along with floats from many local businesses, clubs and community groups. Watch out for the postal workers along the parade route collecting those all-important letters to Santa. Location: Corner of Rideout St.…

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Goat Yoga at The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

Join Haute Goat for Goat Yoga one day only Friday, Nov. 3 from 6-6:30pm. Space is limited

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Full Circle Days Festival

Full Circle Days is a free mini-festival of community events that aims to foster a better understanding of Canada’s shared history with its indigenous peoples. Hosted by Green Wood Coalition in Memorial Park. www.greenwoodcoalition.com.

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Hotel Carlyle & Restaurant

Originally built in 1857 as a bank, the ten available rooms preserve the past with all the comforts of modern day. The restaurant is open 7 days a week with decor inspired by the exotic setting of Casablanca.

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Country Market & Nature Fest

Handmade items, plants, baked goods and collectibles offered by local vendors. Nature displays and exploration, shape-note singing. Popular Spring event celebrating our heritage at Wesleyville.

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Mini Mega Print Project - TEENS

You are invited to take part in creating an artistic record of Port Hope’s heritage and to share your vision of our future! In celebration of Canada’s Sesquicentennial and Port Hope Heritage, Critical Mass will be hosting a series of FREE HANDS-ON PRINTMAKING WORKSHOPS! Each workshop will…

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Mini Mega Print Project - CHILDREN

You are invited to take part in creating an artistic record of Port Hope’s heritage and to share your vision of our future! In celebration of Canada’s Sesquicentennial and Port Hope Heritage, Critical Mass will be hosting a series of FREE HANDS-ON PRINTMAKING WORKSHOPS! Each workshop will…

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Mini Mega Print Project - SENIORS

You are invited to take part in creating an artistic record of Port Hope’s heritage and to share your vision of our future! In celebration of Canada’s Sesquicentennial and Port Hope Heritage, Critical Mass will be hosting a series of FREE HANDS-ON PRINTMAKING WORKSHOPS! Each workshop will…

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Mini Mega Print Project - ADULTS

You are invited to take part in creating an artistic record of Port Hope’s heritage and to share your vision of our future! In celebration of Canada’s Sesquicentennial and Port Hope Heritage, Critical Mass will be hosting a series of FREE HANDS-ON PRINTMAKING WORKSHOPS! Each workshop will…

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Ganaraska Chordsmen at Capitol Theatre

Featuring Northumberland County’s premier barbershop harmony society. Led by an award winning chorus director, they will be sure to entertain you with their acapella renditions of some of your favourite songs. https://capitoltheatre.com/event/ganaraska-chordsmen-march-24/

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Buddy Wasisname & the Other Fellers Farewell Tour

BUDDY WASISNAME AND THE OTHER FELLERS are stopping at Capitol Theatre on their farewell tour providing you with a night of laughs, Newfoundland folk music and comedic skits. https://capitoltheatre.com/event/buddy-wasisname-and-the-other-fellers-march-16/

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From Sea to Sea

Friends of Music presents the Saguenay (formerly Alcan) and the Lafayette String Quartets in concert on Sunday, March 18, 2018, 3:00 pm at Prot Hope United Church.  Quebec and BC strings in celebration of Canada's 150th.  For tickets, please visit www.friendsofmusicontario.ca or call 905-797-2295.…

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Wesleyville Yuletide Carolling

Seasonal celebrations in song at the Wesleyville Church. Very popular annual event ringing in the Christmas season. 7pm to 8:30 pm at 2082 Lakeshore Road, Port Hope. Contact Sue Stickley, 905-885-1344, friendsofwesleyvillevillage@gmail.com, www.wesleyvillevillage.com

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Keynote Barbeque at Wesleyville

Great local food and entertainment at this fund-raising event for Wesleyville Village restoration. Details at www.wesleyvillevillage.com. Tickets - e-mail friendsofwesleyvillevillage@gmail.com

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Ragnar Niagara 2018

Ragnar Niagara 2018 will pass through Port Hope on June 1, 2018 as part of a larger event traveling from Cobourg ON to Niagara Falls ON. The 320 km relay is run by teams of twelve: they take turns running sections of the course and handing the relay baton off. One of the relay exchanges will take place…

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The 39 Steps at Capitol Theatre

Adapted by: PATRICK BARLOW Directed by: 3P PRODUCTIONS The 39 Steps is a spy-thriller comedy based on a Hitchcock Masterpiece that will be Live on Stage throughout the month of July. If you’re in the mood for a hilarious and fast-paced whodunit with everything from comedy to romance, this…

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Eagles – Live Tribute

“Take It Easy: The Story of The Eagles” celebrates the incredible music of legendary 1970s Country-Rock group “The Eagles”. This audience-interactive show is comprised of some of Canada’s leading session musicians, who perform all of the legendary hits from the Eagles extensive…

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Haute Goat FARM LIFE Series: Sushi-Making

Haute Goat FARM LIFE Series: Sushi-Making for the Soul. Canada’s top-rated sushi chef and instructor, Sang Kim, comes to Haute Goat Farm to teach the fine art of sushi making. Sang makes this class super fun and informative. Make sure you come hungry! Goat cheese sushi roll is one of the featured…

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Haute Goat at The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

We are thrilled to announce that our very own Haute Goat is going to be part of the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair starting November 7 until November 16! They will be at stand 6919 in Hall B beside the British Baked goods stand.  Monday - Saturday; 9am - 9pm Sunday, Nov.…

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La Boheme at Capitol Theatre

The Capitol is a proud presenter of MET Opera in HD via Cineplex. • SPECIAL TIME:   7pm Opera coverage begins • Please call for Opera packages: Single Opera ticket: $27 Purchase 2-5 Operas at the same time: $26 each, Purchase 6-9 Operas at the same time: $25 each Don’t…

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The Return of Buddy Holly at Capitol Theatre

Featuring Gavan Rousseau as Buddy Holly, The Return of Buddy Holly is a nostalgic experience for audiences of all ages. Listen to the classics as well as the stories behind them. Take a look into the life of a 22 year old boy from Lubbock, Texas as would be told by Buddy himself. Complete with the innovative…

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Night Fever- A Tribute to the Bee Gees

Capturing a full history of the Bee Gees is this all-Canadian tribute! The largest Bee Gees production in the world has been touring for the past ten years, from Disneyland to Russia. See the look and hear the sound of the Bee Gees, includes songs from “To Love Somebody”, “I Started…

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Farmers' Market Arts Festival

The 15th annual Arts Festival returns to the port Hope Farmers’ Market on August 11. The event is a celebration of art, agriculture and community.  Art and Farm vendors will be set up behind Town Hall from 8am until 3pm selling Canadian made and grown products.Visit Memorial Park between…

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Port Hope Farmers' Market

Port Hope Farmers’ Market opens for the season. Open every Saturday from 8am – 1pm behind Town Hall (56 Queen St.), also Wednesday afternoons, noon - 5pm at the Home Hardware parking lot (177 Toronto Road). Watch for special event days. 905-396-9832, www.porthopefarmersmarket.ca.…

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Port Hope Farmers' Market

Port Hope Farmers' Market opens for the season. Open every Saturday from 8am - 1pm behind Town Hall (56 Queen St.), and Wednesday afternoons from noon - 5pm at the Home Hardware parking lot (177 Toronto Road). Watch for special event days. 905-396-9832, www.porthopefarmersmarket.ca.

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Exclusive Tickets for Warner Bros. IT Screening

Special Event – exclusive tickets to the September 11th special screening of “IT” Visit Queenies Bake Shop starting on September 8th from 11am-3pm for your chance to get a ticket to the special Port Hope screening of “IT” at the Capitol Theatre on September 11th at 7pm. …

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Heroes Highway Ride

A motorcycle ride held annually in support of those who serve, and have served, our country. A public event will take place in Port Hope's Memorial Park from 10am to 3pm. The motorcycle procession will arrive in Port Hope at approximately noon. For more information, visit www.heroeshighwayride.ca

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GRCA's Invasive Species Walk

Is that Queen Anne’s Lace or Wild Parsnip? How do I manage this invasive plant that I’ve found in my backyard? Learn this and much more during an informative and educational walk through the Millennium Conservation Area with Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority’s Ecologist. This…

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Art On Ice - Parks and Rec

Our annual Art on Ice event is Wed Mar 14/18 at the Jack Burger Sports Complex.  Skate at one end of the ice and/or paint your very own creation on the arena ice surface (paint and brushes supplied).  Skates must be worn by all participants/caregivers and helmets must be worn by ages 5yrs…

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Float Your Funny Comedy Festival

A three day comedy festival celebrating Float Your Fanny Down the Ganny!  April 6th - The Ganaraska Hotel – featuring Angela Mariano-Thurston, Azfar, Ernie, Lenny Corrado and Liam Kelly. April 7th - The Carlyle Inn – featuring Paul Haywood, Todd Graham, Erin Keaney and Angela Mariano-Thurston.…

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Luisa Miller at Capitol Theatre

The Capitol is a proud presenter of MET Opera in HD via Cineplex. • 12:55pm coverage begins • Please call for Opera packages: Single Opera ticket: $27 Purchase 2-5 Operas at the same time: $26 each, Purchase 6-9 Operas at the same time: $25 each Experience the MET in HD…

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Cosi Fan Tutte at Capitol Theatre

The Capitol is a proud presenter of MET Opera in HD via Cineplex. • 12:55pm Opera coverage begins • Please call for Opera packages: Single Opera ticket: $27 Purchase 2-5 Operas at the same time: $26 each, Purchase 6-9 Operas at the same time: $25 each A winning cast comes…

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The Little Mermaid at Capitol Theatre

Music by: ALAN MENKEN Lyrics by: HOWARD ASHMAN & GLENN SLATER Book by: DOUG WRIGHT Directed & Production Design by: ANTONIO SARMIENTO DISNEY’S THE LITTLE MERMAID will be showing August to September as Antonio Sarmiento’s live musical production. Come watch the Disney Masterpiece…

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Fiddler on the Roof at Capitol Theatre

Experience the HIT BROADWAY CLASSIC Based on the book by: JOSEPH STEIN Music by: JERRY BROCK Lyrics by: SHELDON HARNICK Directed and Production Design by: ANTONIO SARMIENTO FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is a critically acclaimed Broadway classic that is coming to Capitol Theatres May to June 2018 for your…

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New Year's Eve with Elton Rohn at Capitol Theatre

Not sure what to do to on New Year’s Eve?  Don’t want to stay up till midnight but you want to have a special evening? Spend a few hours at the Capitol with Elton Rohn and hear incredible piano playing and awesome renditions of Elton John’s most enduring hits! Audiences are…

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L'Elisir d'Amore at Capitol Theatre

The Capitol is a proud presenter of MET Opera in HD via Cineplex. • 12:55pm Opera coverage begins • Please call for Opera packages: Single Opera ticket: $27 Purchase 2-5 Operas at the same time: $26 each, Purchase 6-9 Operas at the same time: $25 each Pretty Yende debuts…

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Semiramide at Capitol Theatre

The Capitol is a proud presenter of MET Opera in HD via Cineplex. • 12:55pm coverage begins • Please call for Opera packages: Single Opera ticket: $27 Purchase 2-5 Operas at the same time: $26 each, Purchase 6-9 Operas at the same time: $25 each This masterpiece of dazzling…

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Wait Until Dark at Capitol Theatre

Written by Frederick Knott and Adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher  WAIT UNTIL DARK is a live theatre adaptation of the 1967 film starring Audrey Hepburn as Suzy Hendrix. Set in 60s’ London the play follows the story of Suzy, a blind woman, who left alone in her apartment becomes embroiled with…

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LAVEANNE: Special Dinner & Wine Tasting

Friday, July 21st Very Special Dinner and Wine Tasting Event Enjoy a four course lavender inspired meal at the beautiful Laveanne lavender fields, prepared by chef Matthew Thompson and Noelle Bailey of Gusto at Laveanne. Each course will be paired with a wine selection chosen by sommelier Chris Wilton.…

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Annual Port Hope Fishing Derby

Families with children aged 17 & under are invited to join the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority, Municipality of Port Hope Parks & Rec, and the Port Hope Police for a morning full of fun fishing! Bring your fishing pole, life jacket, sunscreen and sense of adventure! This is a free event…

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Haute Goat FARM LIFE Series: Beekeeping #1

Haute Goat FARM LIFE Series: Introduction to Beekeeping. Have you always dreamed of making your own honey? Or maybe you're just curious to know more about these fascinating creatures. This workshop will give you the ABCs of beekeeping. You will learn many of the common mistakes made (there are many)…

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Haute Goat FARM LIFE Series: Beekeeping #2

Haute Goat FARM LIFE Series: Introduction to Beekeeping. Have you always dreamed of making your own honey? Or maybe you're just curious to know more about these fascinating creatures. This workshop will give you the ABCs of beekeeping. You will learn many of the common mistakes made (there are many)…

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Haute Goat Farm Life Series: Beekeeping #3

Haute Goat FARM LIFE Series: Introduction to Beekeeping. Have you always dreamed of making your own honey? Or maybe you're just curious to know more about these fascinating creatures. This workshop will give you the ABCs of beekeeping. You will learn many of the common mistakes made (there are many)…

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The Capitol Theatre

The Capitol Theatre The Capitol Theatre is one of Canada's last operating 'atmospheric' theatres. The interior of the theatre gives the patrons the illusion of sitting in an outdoor medieval courtyard, under a blue sky with twinkling stars and moving clouds. Fully restored to its original splendour…

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Packages

Packages There’s so much to see and do in historic Port Hope. Come for the day and stay the night… or two! Why not include in your overnight stay a relaxing spa treatment, a round of golf, or even horseback riding through the Ganaraska Forest. You can relax with a beverage on a patio, or…

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LAVEANNE: Plein Air Painting Workshop

Sunday, July 9th Plein Air Painting Workshop See lavender fields through the eyes of a plein air artist. Keith Thirgood will lead you step-by-step into the incredible world of painting out of doors. Learn techniques suitable for both beginning and intermediate painters or experienced studio artists…

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Annual Antique Machinery Show

Hope Agricultural Heritage Club invites you to the Annual Antique Machinery Show on August 11 & 12! County Rd. 2, across from Burnham Family Farm Market (Fire #7760) the field is great for public viewing as well as a day out! For more information contact: Earl Ashby at 905-753-2387 or earl@ashbyfarmequipment.com…

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App

Download the Port Hope App! Explore Ontario’s Favourite Small Town with this interactive guided tour. Walk the river, view the underwater fish cam, check out the best places to eat, play, shop and stay. The Municipality of Port Hope is a short drive from Toronto. Visit for the day or better yet,…

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Port Hope Fishing Derby

7th Annual Port Hope Fishing Derby. Families with children aged 17 and under are invited to join the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority, the Municipality of Port Hope Parks & Recreation and the Port Hope Police for a morning full of fun fishing! Bring your fishing pole, life jacket, sunscreen…

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Stretch Out Sundays

The Municipality of Port Hope is excited to announce the return of the free summer program: Stretch Out Sundays. Stretch Out Sundays will provide 4 free guided yoga and meditation sessions outside in Memorial Park on July 8, July 22, August 5, and August 19, from  9am – 10am. The sessions…

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Stretch Out Sundays

The Municipality of Port Hope is excited to announce the return of the free summer program: Stretch Out Sundays. Stretch Out Sundays will provide 4 free guided yoga and meditation sessions outside in Memorial Park on July 8, July 22, August 5, and August 19, from  9am – 10am. The sessions…

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Stretch Out Sundays

The Municipality of Port Hope is excited to announce the return of the free summer program: Stretch Out Sundays. Stretch Out Sundays will provide 4 free guided yoga and meditation sessions outside in Memorial Park on July 8, July 22, August 5, and August 19, from  9am – 10am. The sessions…

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Stretch Out Sundays

The Municipality of Port Hope is excited to announce the return of the free summer program: Stretch Out Sundays. Stretch Out Sundays will provide 4 free guided yoga and meditation sessions outside in Memorial Park on July 8, July 22, August 5, and August 19, from  9am – 10am. The sessions…

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Driving Tours

Walking/Driving Tours in Port Hope Hit the road and explore Port Hope and the beautiful surrounding countryside of Northumberland County! For even more trails, visit our hiking page or cycling page. Urban Port Hope A driving or walking tour of urban Port Hope will take you past Canada House…

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Cendrillon at Capitol Theatre

The Capitol is a proud presenter of MET Opera in HD via Cineplex. • 12:55pm Opera coverage begins • Please call for Opera packages: Single Opera ticket: $27 Purchase 2-5 Operas at the same time: $26 each, Purchase 6-9 Operas at the same time: $25 each “Glorious,”…

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Sean McCann at Capitol Theatre

Séan McCann’s love for Newfoundland and Labrador folk songs shot him to international fame as a founding member of the renowned Canadian group Great Big Sea. After millions of albums sold, countless hit songs, and record breaking tours around the world, Séan realized that his 20…

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Met Opera Live on Screen at Capitol Theatre

The Capitol is a proud presenter of MET Opera in HD via Cineplex. • 12:55pm Opera coverage begins • Please call for Opera packages: Single Opera ticket: $27 Purchase 2-5 Operas at the same time: $26 each, Purchase 6-9 Operas at the same time: $25 each Premiere: Teatro Costanzi,…

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King Arthur at Capitol Theatre

ANTONIO SARMIENTO turns the classic tale of Robin Hood on it’s ear with hilarious and fun “Family” and “Naughty” versions.  Featuring a phenomenal professional All-Canadian cast starring SWEENEY MACARTHUR and JAY T SCHRAMEK with a live band on stage and a stellar…

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Float Your Fanny Down the Ganny

Flaot Your Fanny Down the Ganny is a 10km race along the Ganaraska River to commemorate the 1980 flood that devasted Port Hope's downtown area, and celebrate the community spirit and resilience that rose in the face of this natural disaster. Centered around the finish area at Barrett Street Bridge and…

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Haute Goat Shmurgle

Go behind the scenes at Haute Goat farm to SHMURGLE alpacas, chickens, horses and Nigerian Dwarf Goats! An incredible opportunity to get up close and personal while learning some of the most interesting things about them. Experience the joy of connecting with the goats in a playground designed just…

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Ganaraska 250: Vintage Motorcycle Road Rally

The Ganaraska 250 is a vintage motorcycle reliability run that celebrates and encourages the use of vintage and classic motorcycles and scooters built on or before 1975 and with engine capacity of 750cc or less. The event has been created in the spirit of the long standing European "Moto-Giro"…

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NUTRITION SEMINAR....but I Eat Healthy.

You will spend a fun - filled afternoon with Dr. Phil Narini learning how to define your health goals, identify your needs and achieve sucess with a proven formula to become a better YOU! With his infectious personality, Dr. Phil will discuss associations between diet and disease, in simple terms and…

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Museums

Museums in Port Hope The Canadian Fire Fighters Museum This family friendly museum was established in Port Hope in 1984 to depict the historical development of fire fighting in Canada. The museum collects, preserves and exhibits a large collection of fire fighting apparatus, including antique fire trucks.…

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Visit

Do yourself a favour and take a day off! Visitors Centre The Visitor Centre & the Municipality of Port Hope Marketing & Tourism Office is located at 20 Queen Street in downtown Port Hope (in the same building as the Capitol Theatre) and is open Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30…

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Stay

Accommodations in Port Hope Spend the weekend in one of Port Hope’s beautiful inns or bed and breakfast establishments and be treated to small town hospitality along with an abundance of activities. Take a self-guided heritage walking or driving tour, attend a local event, shop at specialty stores,…

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Joseph Scriven

Joseph Scriven Teacher, scholar, lay preacher, Joseph Medlicott Scriven came to Canada from Dublin, Ireland in 1845. He lived in Western Ontario before moving to Rice Lake as a tutor, residing later in Port Hope, Ontario. Scriven died in 1886, leaving behind the record of a humanitarian who was looked…

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Port Hope Video Gallery

We offer the perfect combination of heritage charm, modern vibrancy and cultural allure.. FESTIVAL VIDEOS Float Your Fanny Down the Ganny 2016 Highlights Watch some of the highlights from 2016 as canoes, kayaks and the always-entertaining crazy crafts brave the Ganaraska River in this unique 10km river…

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Fishing

Fishing in Port Hope Running through the heart of town, the shallow waters of the Ganaraska River offer some of the best trout and salmon fishing in the province, with the river drawing anglers from great distances to fish the “Ganny.” In the spring, between late March and early May, you…

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