Shorebird Celebration

Come join us at this upcoming event

May 2020

People looking through binoculars
Friday, May 1st - Thursday, May 21st, 2020

Shorebird Celebration

Hillman Marsh Conservation Area

Bird enthusiasts from around the world make Leamington, Ontario one of their bucket list destinations each May, and Hillman Marsh is ready to greet these guests from May 1 –...

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John R Park Homestead Sawmill
Sunday, May 3rd, 2020

Friends of the Homestead Yard Sale

John R. Park Homestead

Help the Homestead by donating quality items in advance or by coming out to bargain hunt. Discover treasures old and new. There is something for everyone at this giant sale.

garlic mustard growing next to some foliage
Wednesday, May 20th, 2020

Garlic Mustard Pull at the John R. Park Homestead

John R. Park Homestead
Cost: FREE

Join the Friends of the John R. Park Homestead and Essex Region Conservation pull Garlic Mustard at the Homestead on May 20 2020. The event will run from 6pm to...

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Children inspecting feathers with magnifying glasses
Tuesday, May 26th - Friday, May 29th, 2020

Essex Region Children’s Water Festival

Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village

Held annually during the last week of May at the Canadian Transportation Museum, the festival continues to be a smashing success! The Essex Region Children's Water Festival educates thousands of...

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July 2020

Holiday beach
Sunday, July 26th - Monday, July 27th, 2020

Explore The Shore

Cost: Free

A weekend (July 25th & 26th) event created from a partnership between businesses and organizations to promote tourism on Essex County Road 50 along the shore of Lake Erie south...

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August 2020

A Voyageur talking to a guest at the Homestead
Sunday, August 9th, 2020

Lost Arts Festival

John R. Park Homestead

Celebrate summer on the shore of Lake Erie. See demonstrations of lost arts and visit the voyageur encampment. Stay to enjoy hands-on activities, live music, livestock displays and games for...

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September 2020

a crowd listening to a presenter at Hawkfest
Saturday, September 12th, 2020

Festival of Hawks

Holiday Beach

Day 1 of 4 Join experts from the Holiday Beach Migration Observatory for this natural spectacle. Watch thousands of birds of prey flying overheard. Take in free programs hosted by...

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A crowd listening to a presenter at Hawkfest
Sunday, September 13th, 2020

Festival of Hawks

Holiday Beach

Day 2 of 4 Join experts from the Holiday Beach Migration Observatory for this natural spectacle. Watch thousands of birds of prey flying overheard. Take in free programs hosted by...

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A juvenile red tailed hawk
Saturday, September 19th, 2020

Festival of Hawks

Holiday Beach

Day 3 of 4 Join experts from the Holiday Beach Migration Observatory for this natural spectacle. Watch thousands of birds of prey flying overheard. Take in free programs hosted by...

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Crowd being given a presentation at Holiday Beach
Sunday, September 20th, 2020

Festival of Hawks

Holiday Beach

Day 4 of 4 Join experts from the Holiday Beach Migration Observatory for this natural spectacle. Watch thousands of birds of prey flying overheard. Take in free programs hosted by...

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