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!
Sunday, 02 August 2020 | 12:00 pm
Wesleyville Village, 2082 Lakeshore Rd. Port Hope. L1A 1P1
This event has tentatively been rescheduled to run from JULY 5 to AUGUST 20, noon to 4 PM Hosts welcome you to explore the remaining heritage village and nature trail. Stop by on your trip along one of Ontario's most beautiful routes - Lakeshore Road. Cycle, drive or even walk to Wesleyville on a beautiful…Read more →
Tuesday, 04 - Sunday, 30 August 2020
Capitol Theatre, 20 Queen Street Port Hope, ON L1A 2Y7
Due to the impact of COVID-19, this event has been POSTPONED. For more information visit https://capitoltheatre.com/covid-19/ Dorothy Gale and her dog, Toto, are swept up in a twister that drops her somewhere over the rainbow in the magical, colourful and at times dangerous Land of Oz. “Toto…Read more →
Saturday, 08 August 2020 | 8:00 am
Memorial Park, 56 Queen Street, Port Hope
Due to the impacts of COVID-19, this event has been CANCELLED for 2020. The 17th annual Arts Festival returns to the Port Hope Farmers’ Market on August 8, 2020. 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…Read more →
Saturday, 08 August 2020 | 10:00 am
Ganaraska Forest Centre, 10585 Cold Springs Camp Rd, Campbellcroft, ON L0A 1B0
Join GRCA’s Watershed Biologist for a fun andeducational morning learning all things herptile! Hike down to the GanaraskaForest ponds, and collect reptiles and amphibians to study. Learn about nativespecies to our area and how they benefit the ecosystem. The fee to participate in this event is…Read more →
Saturday, 08 August 2020 | 10:00 am - Sunday, 09 August 2020
farmer's field, West side of 3500 Sylvan Glen Rd. Which is 5 Km North of Port Hope, Ontario.
Please note that this event has been POSTPONED until further notice. The Hope Agriculture Heritage Club is having its 29th Annual Antique Machinery Show and 4rd Vintage Snowmobile Show & Swap. This is held in a farmer’s field, so we can demonstrate the use of old farming ways. Plowing, Shingle…Read more →