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4 Events Over the Next 3 Weeks You Won’t Want to Miss!

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Summer has treated us oh so well, and although August is almost half over, there are still countless great activities and events happening in the next few weeks to make the most out of these warm and sunny days! Over the next three weekends, awesome events are approaching, so whether you live in Brockville or outside of the city… Brockville is the place to be!

Check out what’s coming up:

Thursday, August 9 – Sunday, August 12 2018

Brockville Ribfest

Brockville Ribfest is a free, fun-filled family event, and a summer tradition for Brockville.Try award winning ribs from various ribbers all around North America! If ribs aren’t your thing, there are many other delicious options, including melt in your mouth cornbread, and blooming onions! Check out the vendor village, visit the petting zoo, kick back with a beer in the beer garden, and listen to some great tunes!

Click here for a schedule of events from Thursday, August 9th – Sunday, August 12th

 

Photo by: @lucle5

Saturday, August 18 2018

Downtown Brockville Fun Fest
9:00am-4:00pm

Get ready for TONS of fun that will be had at Fun Fest, on King Street in Downtown Brockville! Enjoy entertainment from Buskers (Trulee odd and Hoop You) and live music, plus score some great end of summer deals at your favourite downtown stores.  Kids are in for a treat, who will love the bouncy castles (some for adults too!), Creative Club LEGO play zone, face painting and so much more! These fun activities will fill the streets from Perth to Bethune, and transit is free for the day, so no need to stress out about where to park! Hop on the city bus and make your way downtown with ease.

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Photos by: @downtownbrockville

 

1000 Islands Poker Run – Brockville lunch stop
Arrival approx. 11:30am-2:00pm

The 1000 Islands Poker Run from Kingston will make their stop around noon in Brockville for lunch. Head down to Brockville’s waterfront and to catch a glimpse at these colourful speed boats – Blockhouse Island will be the spot to be!

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Thursday, August 30 – Sunday, September 2, 2018

Red Hot & Blue Rockabilly Weekend

4 days of non-stop music is on the horizon! On Thursday, tunes will be bompin’ from Court House Lodge, and on Friday from the Legion. On Saturday check out the Vendor’s Market, Car Show at Armagh Sifton Price Park, and enjoy a Tiki dinner near the Railway Tunnel Entrance. On Sunday set sail on the rockin’ afternoon cruise, and join in on the good times at the CHL Wrap Party. More details to come, so keep your eyes out for updates on social media!

Click here for the RHB schedule.

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Photo from: @greasemarks Taken by: David Nicoloff

For a full event listing, weekends and weekdays included, click here.