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If you have a community event to list for the Avon Region during the month of October, please email VanEssa Roberts with you event.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Dill Family Farm
400 College Road, Windsor
Open daily 9:00 am - 6:00 pm, including weekends and holidays
Farm Market:  Pumpkins, seasonal vegetables and apples
902-798-2728
www.howarddill.com

Davison Corn Maze
1112 Dyke Road, Falmouth
Saturdays, Sundays and holidays, Noon to dusk
Fridays from 3 pm to dusk.  October 24th open noon until dusk.
Closes October 26th
Admission: $5 p.p., children under 4 free
Weather permitting. 902-798-0283
www.davisoncornmaze.ca

OCTOBER 3

22nd  Harvest WineFest & Grape Stomp
10am to 5pm. Sainte-Famille Wines, Dyke Road, Falmouth.
Family fun with winery tour
Charity Stomp; a children’s Stomp and pumpkin carving contest.
Entertainment and local foods.
Admission:  donation of a non-perishable food item.
www.st-famille.com
1-800-565-0993

33nd Annual Windsor~West Hants Pumpkin Weigh-off
10 am Dill Family Farm, 
Giant pumpkins, squash, watermelon and field pumpkins compete globally
Dessert, pumpkin painting and pumpkin carving competitions
Free admission

Pumpkin Express Miniature Train Rides
10am to 4pm, Centennial Drive, Windsor
Trecothic Creek and Windsor Railway
Free, Donations accepted
www.atlanticmodelengineeringsociety.com

 

OCTOBER 9

Pumpkin Express Miniature Train Rides
10am to 4pm, Centennial Drive, Windsor
Trecothic Creek and Windsor Railway
Free, Donations accepted
www.atlanticmodelengineeringsociety.com

Pumpkin Seed Long Distance Challenge
6
km and 12 km sprint canoe/kayak showcasing
Nova Scotian paddlers on Lake Pesaquid, Windsor.
11 am to 1:30pm. 902-798-8284
judylynch@eastlink.ca/info@pisiquid.ca

Children’s Wish Foundation
"Parade of Pumpkin Paddlers"
Noon
from the Exhibition Grounds to Windsor Waterfront
www.pumpkinregatta.com

17th Annual Pumpkin Regatta
Row, Row, Row for the charity of your choice
2pm from Falmouth to the Windsor Waterfront
www.pumpkinregatta.com

OCTOBER 9 & 30


www.quickasawinktheatre.ca/events/
 

OCTOBER 23 & 24

Hants County Crafters present its Harvest Craft Show
Hants County Community Centre, Thomas Street
Friday 10-5
Saturday 10-4

OCTOBER 30

Jerome the Grave Keeper Ghost Walks
Presented by Quick As a Wink and Valley Ghost Walks

Meet story-telling spirits on this two hour historical tour.
7:50 pm to 9:55 pm...Ticket information:
valleyghostwalks.com/windsor-walk