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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.





















     OCTOBER 5

35th Annual Windsor~West Hants Pumpkin Weigh-off
10 am Dill Family Farm,  400 College Road, Windsor
Giant pumpkins, squash, watermelon, long gourd,
bushel gourd and field pumpkins compete globally
Dessert, pumpkin painting and pumpkin carving
and pickle competitions
Free admission

     OCTOBER 13

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


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

Davison Corn Maze
1119 Dyke Road, Falmouth
Saturdays, Sundays and holidays, 10 am to 5 pm
Weather permitting. 902-798-0283

On-Tree Fun and Adventure Park
at Ski Martock, Route 14
. High rope and zipline through the trees.
7 days per week   10 am-6 pm.

     OCTOBER 18, 19, 20, 25, 26

Haunted Churchill House, Hantsport - The Unexpected
BOO! Come have some fun at our annual haunted house.
We have a new theme for this year, which will not disappoint!
7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

     OCTOBER 19

21st Annual Pumpkin Regatta
Row, Row, Row for Farm Aid
3pm from Falmouth to the Windsor Waterfront

"A Taste of Devour! in Windsor"
Food and Film Festival

Mermaid Imperial Theatre  6:30 pm

Hants Learning Network presents
Royal Canadian Legion, Windsor (35 Empire Lane)

     OCTOBER 23

100th anniversary of the Hants County Branch 009
Seniors Tea and Social with music by Alan Murphy.
Open to all Seniors and Veterans

     OCTOBER 25

Annual Fall Craft Fair
Hants County War Memorial Community Centre, Windsor.
10 am to 5:00 pm

     OCTOBER 26

Slap Shots & Boot Stompiní Tour.
Legend NHL players vs the West Hants Timbits,
7:00 pm Exhibition Arena
followed by the post game reception and kitchen party

     OCTOBER 27

Castle Frederick Farms Halloween Hike. 2-3 km hike.
Prizes and treats. Kids are invited to dress in costume.
Free Registration: