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Windsor Essex Ontario Summer Festival Guide 2016

Jun 17th - Jul 3rd

Summer Fest takes place along the scenic Windsor riverfront. This festival is a perennial favourite for the entire family, offering something for all ages, and stages including a carnival, music and fireworks.

Jul 1st

It's the annual Windsor Canada Day parade and community cake celebration.

Jul 1st - Jul 1st

A one day event, jam packed with so much to do.

Jul 1st - Jul 1st

Celebrate Canada Day in Leamington!

Jul 1st - Jul 1st

Celebrate our Nation's birthday at the National Historic Site of Fort Malden.

Jul 1st - Jul 1st

Canada Day fun in Lakeshore

Jul 1st - Jul 1st

Celebrate Canada Day in Tecumseh!

Jul 2nd - Jul 3rd

Bring the whole family out to enjoy a wide variety of artwork and entertainment at Leamington’s beautiful waterfront.

Jul 7th - Jul 10th

Visitors can enjoy all the fun and magic of the Essex Funfest, with carnival rides, youth talent contest, parade, food, art & craft booths, sports tournaments, live entertainment, bavarian gardens and fireworks.

Jul 8th - Jul 10th

The event will highlight Windsor & Essex County restaurants, as you sample portion sized servings, to ensure visitors can get a taste of several of the culinary creations.

Jul 8th - Jul 10th

The 7th annual Rib Fest has something for everyone - food, entertainment, midway rides, children's activities, a licensed area, and best of all - great ribs!

Jul 9th

Raising funds for the cure.

Jul 14th - Jul 17th

Bluesfest Windsor is celebrating it's 22nd year.

Jul 21st - Jul 24th

Fun in the sun all weekend long!

Jul 22nd - Jul 23rd

Walk, stroll or hustle down Wyandotte Street from Gladstone to Devonshire and Argyle Road.

Jul 22nd - Jul 23rd

Bringing the New Orleans Bourbon Street experience to Amherstburg!

Jul 23rd - Jul 24th

Explore the scenic and historic County Road 50, on the north shore of Lake Erie.

Jul 30th - Jul 31st

Come to Fort Malden National Historic Site to see Canadian Soldiers from the First World War plus 2000 years of military history as we take you from Romans to Redcoats and beyond.

Jul 30th - Jul 31st

The Island Unplugged is a family friendly music and arts festival-taking place in the heart of rural Pelee Island.

Jul 30th - Jul 30th

Enjoy live music, dance, culture, children's programming & unrivaled family fun!

Aug 5th - Aug 7th

The Windsor Pride Festival uses theatre, music, art and entertainment to raise awareness of discrimination and the issues and difficulties affecting the lives of LGBTIQ people around the world.

Aug 5th - Aug 7th

The 157th Annual Comber Fair is going to continue a tradition of excellence with great entertainment and events.

Aug 5th - Aug 7th

A Celebration of Wine.

Aug 11th - Aug 14th

This fifth annual event will feature over 40 food booths and great bands.

Aug 12th - Aug 14th

The thrid annual Kingsville Folk Music Festival will be held at the picturesque setting of Lakeside Park.

Aug 12th - Aug 14th

Finest collection restored and running stationary steam engine and antique tractors in Essex County.

Aug 12th - Aug 14th

With over half-a-dozen International performers lined up, this year is sure to thrill audience members of all ages!

Aug 13th - Aug 14th

A festival for pets and their people.

Aug 19th - Aug 21st

In its 33rd year this historic signature event will fill your day with great live entertainment and exciting vendors.

Aug 25th - Aug 28th

The annual Corn Festival is an end of summer tradition.

Aug 27th - Aug 28th

Art by the River is the major fundraiser for the Gibson Gallery. First held in 1967, it has grown into an end of summer tradition in Amherstburg and the largest Arts and Crafts Show in Essex County.

Sep 1st - Sep 4th

The Harrow Fair has been a tradition for 162 years always falling on the Labour Day weekend. It is a true county fair.

Sep 9th - Sep 11th

Celebrating the region’s rich agricultural heritage and local food and drink producers.

Sep 23rd - Sep 25th

This is a great community event for the entire family, filled with fun, food, crafts, entertainment and a classic car show on Sunday.