Canada 150 Event page

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In honour of Canada's 150th Birthday we are compiling a list of 150 events happening in St. Thomas in 2017.

If your school, group or organization is planning an event/events for 2017, we'd like to hear about it.

Big or small, we'll list them all!

Send your event listings to hwelsh@stthomas.ca or complete our online form.  For more detailed information regarding the events listed below please visit our Events Calendar page.


January

January 1 - Hi-Ro Shrine Club New Years Levee
January 1 - Knights of Columbus New Years Levee
January 27 - St. Thomas Stars - Fill the Rink

February

February 8 - United Way Elgin-St. Thomas Sleepless in our city
February 10 - United Way Hat Trick
February 11 - Seedy Saturday at the St. Thomas Public Library
February 18 & 19 - World Tubing Championships
February 20 - Project Hope - 3 day Blitz Home Build kick off
February 22 - St. Thomas Chamber of Commerce - State of the Municipalities Lunch
February 22 - Moving Forward 2017
February 23 - March 2 - Caught in the Net at Elgin Theatre Guild
February 24 & 25 - Railway City Arts Crawl
February 25 - Coldest Night of the Year
February 26 - Art History Talk at St. Thomas Elgin Public Art Centre

March

March 12, 13, 14 - Lenten Missions at Holy Angels Church
March 18 - Shamrock Shuffle
March 26 - Art History Talk at St. Thomas Elgin Public Art Centre
March 26 - Clarence "Hap" Day Community Celebration
March 31 - Dancing with the Stars at CASO Station
March 31 - April 2 - St. Thomas Home Show - Timken Community Centre

April

April 3 - Autism Awareness Month Flag Raising
April 10 - Joel Plaskett at Elgin Theatre Guild
April 14 - Walk with the Cross - St. Thomas Pentecostal Assembly
April 15 - St. Thomas Kinsmen Club East Egg Hunt
April 27 - May 7 - Run Father Run at Elgin Theatre Guild
April 29 - Cupcake Crusaders Celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday
April 29 - Voaden Leads Change!  Kindness.....Run with it!

May

May 4 - WrapAround Elgin - Celebrating Children's Mental Health Week Buffet and Silent Auction
May 7 - St. Thomas Mandarin MS Walk
May 7 - BRO Elgin/Middlesex Awareness Ride
May 13 - Walk for Alzheimer's
May 13 - Destination Arts & Tea
May 15-19 - St. Thomas-Elgin Children's Water Festival
May 27 & 28 - CECI Band and Class of 1967 50 year Reunion

June

June 3 - OECYC Run for Children's Mental Health
June 4 - Iron Kids Triathlon
June 7-10 - St. Anne's Community Festival
June 9 - 11 - Project Hope
June 13 - Ontario Senior Games Summer Games District 31
June 14 - St. Thomas Teddy Bear Picnic
June 17 - Meet-A-Machine
June 18 - Father's Day Car Show
June 25 - Summer Solstice at Wildflowers Farm
June 29 - Canada Day Party at Ontario Early Years Centre

July

July 1 - Canada 150 Celebrations at Pinafore Park
July 2 - Music in the Park
July 3 - Central Community Health Centre BBQ
July 4 - Law Enforcement Torch Run
July 5 - Elgin County Railway Museum Kid's Workshop
July 5 - Old St. Thomas Church Summer Concert Series
July 8 - Kids, Cops & Canadian Tire Fishing Derby
July 8 - Nostalgia Nights
July 9 - Music in the Park
July 12 - Seniors Picnic in the Park
July 12 - Elgin County Railway Museum Kid's Workshop
July 12 - Old St. Thomas Church Summer Concert Series
July 14 - 16 - Ribfest
July 15 - 16 - Day out with Thomas
July 21 - 23 - Day out with Thomas
July 22 - Railway City Big Top - Pedal to the Metal with Ron James
July 23 - Music in the Park
July 26 - Elgin County Railway Museum Kid's Workshop
July 26 - Central Community Health Centre BBQ
July 26 - Old St. Thomas Church Concert Series
July 29 - Railway City Big Top - Country Barn Blast with BX93
July 30 - Music in the Park

August

August 2 - Elgin County Railway Museum Kid's Workshop
August 2 - Old St. Thomas Church Summer Concert Series
August 3 - Railway City Big Top - Elvis & Roy Orbison Show
August 5 - Family Fun Day at Old St. Thomas Church
August 6 - Music in the Park
August 9 - Elgin County Railway Museum Kid's Workshop
August 9 - Old St. Thomas Church Summer Concert Series
August 10 - Railway City Big Top - Always ABBA
August 11 - 13 - Elgin Historical Show
August 13 - Music in the Park
August 16 - Elgin County Railway Museum Kid's Workshop
August 16 - Old St. Thomas Church Summer Concert Series
August 16 - Elgin Beef Farmers Annual Beef BBQ
August 17 - FreshFest at the CASO Railway Station
August 17 - 20 - Iron Horse Festival
August 17 - 20 - Railway City Big Top - Swiss Dream Circus
August 18 - Big Brothers Big Sisters BIG Ball Drop Fundraiser
August 19 - Talbot Trail of Yard Sales
August 20 - Music in the Park
August 23 - Central Community Health Centre BBQ
August 24 - 27 - Railway City Big Top - Swiss Dream Circus
August 30 - Old St. Thomas Church Summer Concert Series
August 31 - Railway City Big Top - Doug Varty as Rod Stewart's Forever Young

September

September 2-3 - St. Thomas Fire Muster Days
September 16 - St. Thomas Optimist Children's Festival
September 17 - Railway City Road Races
September 17 - Knox Presbyterian Church Kirkin O' the Tartan Parade
September 29 - October 1 - Culture Days and West End Arts Mingle