Community Events

Community Events

Date Event Description Time / Location
1/812/31

London Newcomers' Club

The London Newcomers' Club welcomes women who are new to the London area or who are recently widowed, separated, or divorced. 

Join us at one of our "get-acquainted" coffee nights, where you will have an opportunity to hear about the exciting social activities offered by the club. 

Visit our website at www.londonnewcomersclub.com or call  519-641-5777 for more information, including the date of our next coffee night.

INFO see website, see website
7/47/27

ANIMAL OUTREACH CAT RESCUE JULY ADOPTION DAYS

July 4 - Pet Valu - Sherwood Forest Mall 4-8

July 5 - Pet Valu - Sherwood Forest Mall 12-3
July 5 - Pet Valu - Byron 12-3
July 5 - Pet Valu - Masonville Critter Carnival. BBQ. Raffles. 
Pet photo booth & fashion show. 12-3
July 5 - Pet Valu - Oakridge Mall 12-3
July 5 - Global Foods-Commissioners & Wellington. 12-3.

July 12 - Pet Valu - Sherwood Forest Mall 12-3.
July 12 - Global Foods-Wellington and Commissioners.12-3.
July 12 - Pet Valu - Oakridge Mall 12-3.

July 13
 - Global Foods- Lambeth 12:-3.

July 19 - Pet Valu - Huron and Highbury 12-3.
July 19 - Your Pet’s Pantry - Cherry Hill Mall 12-3.

July 26 - THE BIG ONE-Parish Hall - Windermere on the Mount (@Richmond) 12:-3. Turn in from Windermere & follow  the arrows to the parish hall.

Kittens are $75 & cats (over 1 yr) are $50. Spayed/neutered & rabies vaccine.  Also treated for fleas & worms. 

If you are unable to adopt, please consider a donation (food/litter/cash) to help out  the fosters.  100% of donations go back to the welfare of the animals.

To check out the adoptees, please go to our website http://www.animaloutreach.ca & go to petfinders. 
You can also Like us on Facebook. 
There are over 100 kittens/cats available.            

 

INFO see description, see description
7/108/28

Westmount Christian Basketball

Westmount Christian Basketball WHERE: Westmount Presbyterian Church 521 Village Green Ave, London, ON WHEN: Thursdays, July 10, July 17, July 31, Aug 7, Aug 14, Aug 21, Aug 28, 2014 TIME: 7:00PM – 10:00 PM Westmount Christian Basketball ADULT 16+ MEN & WOMEN Free Indoor BasketBall Dance 3:16 Live Radio Stereo Music Snacks & Refreshments PLEASE WEAR NON-MARKING SHOES Safety, Food & Allergy, Registration Forms MUST BE SIGNED (& By Parent if Under 18) PLEASE DOWNLOAD via OUR FACEBOOK http://www.facebook.com/WestmountBasketball

INFO 7:00PM – 10:00 PM, Westmount Presbyterian Church 521 Village Green Ave, London, ON
7/247/26

St. Marys Kinsmen Summerfest

To Whom It May Concern: "St. Marys Kinsmen Summerfest is July 24, 25 and 26. Headlining our event on Friday, July 25 is Canadian Country Music star, Amy Rose! Starts at 9:30pm at Milt Dunnell Field in St. Marys. Age of Majority is required." 

INFO ., .
7/257/27

Zurich Country Fair

Zurich Country Fair July 25th-27th 150th Anniversary 'One Five Oh-Whey To Go' focusing on Dairy. 

http://zurich-country-fair.tripod.com/

INFO see description, Zurich
7/26

South Huron Trail Run

The popular South Huron Trail Run, part of the Runners' Choice Runpiker Series, is in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Huron. The run takes place at the scenic MacNaughton Morris Section of the South Huron Trail near Exeter. Enjoy the beautiful South Huron Trail while running competitively or just for fun. 400m Kids Run, 5km Trail Run and 8km Trail Run. Register online at www.onlineregistrations.ca/southhuron/ For more information visit www.shbbbs.on.ca

INFO 5km - 9am, 8km - 9:40am, Kids 400m - 8:45am, South Huron Trail near Exeter, Ontario
7/26

4th Annual Rug Rat Back Pack Beach Volleyball Tournament for GenNext

4th Annual Rug Rat Back Pack Beach Volleyball Tournament for GenNext Saturday, July 26th, 2014 8:30am-5:15pm PLAY FOR A GREAT CAUSE! Promote Education, Tackle Poverty & Help Kids Succeed.

Tournament Details: • This is a ALL-FOR-FUN-AND-FUN-FOR-ALL tournament - all skill levels and experience welcome! • All teams must be co-ed and court 6 players - minimum 2 men, 2 women on the court at all times. • Three games guaranteed for all teams. • All games will be played at GT's on the beach in PORT STANLEY. • Team check-in starts @ 8:30am - Round Robin plays wraps up @ 2pm - Trophy Presentation @ 5:15pm - a full day at the beach! • Lunch will be provided for up to 7 members per team.

All players in the tournament are asked to bring a Back Pack full of School Supplies to donate to United Way GenNext's Back Pack drive! Our goal is 200 back packs! Proceeds from the tournament go to support United Way GenNext's annual Back Pack Drive so that children in our community can go back to school with everything they need to learn.

Register as an individual for $35 or register as a team for $235. REGISTER TODAY! Deadline to sign up is July 24th at 9:00am. A sell-out is likely so don't wait. First-to-pay, first-to-play. FANTASTIC PRIZES FROM OUR TOURNAMENT SPONSOR BLACK FLY BEVERAGE TO BE WON! https://fcssc.ca/register/event/487

INFO 8:30am-5:15pm, All games will be played at GT's on the beach in PORT STANLEY
7/26

Blueberry Festival and Fund Raiser for Camp Trillium

Blueberry Festival and Fund Raiser for Camp Trillium Located at Kent Kreek Berries Farm & Market. 3173 Hwy # 3 West, Simcoe, ON. July 26 10:00am - 4:00 pm

INFO 10:00am - 4:00 pm, Kent Kreek Berries Farm & Market - 3173 Hwy # 3 West, Simcoe, ON
7/30

Car Wash Fundraising Event

Over 55 London is holding a Car Wash Fundraising Event to support our programs for seniors in the community! Wednesday, July 30, 2014 5:00 - 8:00pm Sponsored by: Miami Car Wash 387 Springbank Drive, across from Giant Tiger Car Wash: $10 BBQ: Hamburgers! Hot Dogs! Chips! Beverages! Springbank Tim Horton's Coffee Draws for Tim's cards! Be a part of providing community support for seniors! Your donation supports programs to help seniors live in their homes longer, improving their quality of life. 

INFO 5:00 - 8:00pm, Miami Car Wash 387 Springbank Drive, across from Giant Tiger
8/18/3

Emotional Fitness Forum

Dr. Jenny Susser and Linda Parelli Host Emotional Fitness Forum (both are available for interviews) The Emotional Fitness Forum, which will take place in Thamesford (just east of London) on August 1-3, 2014, reveals how to develop your mental horsepower while harnessing your fears and turning them into strengths. Dr. Jenny describes emotional fitness as “The ability to rise to meet the situation by calling upon current or growing emotional capacities, without compromising ethical or character beliefs. It is an ever-increasing tolerance for enduring emotional stress and being able to perform, regardless of the situation.” The two-and-a-half-day forum will dive into developing these techniques in your horse and yourself, and applying the principles to your horsemanship. 

INFO ., Thamesford
8/28/3

10th Annual East Kent Vintage Equipment Show

10th Annual East Kent Vintage Equipment Show August 2 & 3, 2014 athe the Ridgetown Event Centre, 20480 Victoria Rd., Ridgetown, Ont. N0P 2C0 Both days are filled with activities, displays and demonstrations for all ages. We have antique tractor, car and motor coach displays, children's activities, harvest and threshing demos, vintage tractor pulls, parade of power, food booths, vendors, old fashioned bean pot, open mike sessions, live band and much more. for more info on our feature, times, events, admisssion, etc. please fo to our website: www.ekvec.net

INFO see website, Ridgetown Event Centre, 20480 Victoria Rd., Ridgetown, Ont
8/2

The Man In Black Tribute

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 236 St Marys proudly presents “The Man In Black Tribute” starring James Yorfido as Johnny Cash and Pam Yorfido as June Carter-Cash. Date – Saturday 02 August 2014. Doors open at 7:30 PM, show starts at 8:30 PM. Tickets are $15 per person and are available at the bar of the St Marys Legion – 66 Church Street North, St Marys.

INFO Doors open at 7:30 PM, St Marys Legion – 66 Church Street North, St Marys
8/2

Vanneck United Church Beef BBQ

Vanneck United Church Beef BBQ Saturday, August 2, 2014 Poplar Hill Park 4:30-7:00 PM Adults $15, Children under 10 years $5, Preschoolers Free Tickets Call 519-666-1488 

INFO 4:30-7:00 PM, Poplar Hill Park
8/2

First Aid Demonstration Day

Come and join your local EMS, Firefighters, Police, Crimestoppers, Cadets and SJA Medical First Responder members conducting First Aid demonstration at the St John Ambulance London Div 1 Fundraiser & Community Services Day BBQ and Car Wash on Satruday August 2, 2014 from 10:00am to 7:00pm at St John Ambulance, 741 King Street, app. 2 blocks east of Adelaide. There will be raffle tickets for a chance to win fabulous prizes i.e. Tablets, Flat Screen TV, BBQ, Gift Cards,SJA Tote Bags, Jackets and more!

INFO 10:00am to 7:00pm, St John Ambulance, 741 King Street, app. 2 blocks east of Adelaide.
8/2

Old St Thomas Church - Family Fun Day

This is a free event that includes a hot dog lunch, crafts, and various activities. The event is held at the Old St Thomas Church, located at 55 Walnut St, St Thomas, from 11am until 3pm.

We're a charity organization, and this event is completely free (although we do appreciate donations)! The entire purpose is to open the church up to children and families for exploration and to simply have a wonderful, fun time! 

INFO 11am until 3pm, Old St Thomas Church - 55 Walnut St, St Thomas
8/88/9

Bothwell '14 presented by Bothwell Optimist Club and Old Autos newspaper

 

SW Ontario's largest two day automotive flea market. Food, refreshments, prizes, giant parade AND a gigantic car show on Saturday featuring classic, vintage, muscle, foreign, sport and custom car show.

Adult admission $5/day. Children under 12 free with an adult.

INFO Gates open 8AM daily, Victoria Park, Bothwell 498 Elm Street
8/88/10

Canadian War Brides Reunion

Canadian War Brides Reunion August 8-10, 2014 London Delta Armouries Hotel For more information: Call 519-285-2617 or 519-472-2768 

INFO call for details, London Delta Armouries Hotel
8/8

All Night Lawn Bowling Tournament

All Night Lawn Bowling Tournament

When: Friday, August 8, 6:00PM to 11:00PM

Where: Thistle Lawn Bowling Club (25 Beaufort Drive, London, near Wharncliffe and Riverside)

Join us for a night of white on the greens! Traditional lawn bowlers wore all white (and fancy hats for the women) - we will honour that tradition with this all-skill-levels-welcome, for-fun tournament! We will play a simplified version of the game (including "dropping the jack" and playing fewer ends per game) to ensure a super-fun experience for all that wraps up before the lights go out! 3 games per team, guaranteed. Players can register as an individual ($38.00) or team ($150.00). Teams that register as a full team can have up to 4 players. Co-ed teams strongly preferred. FCSSC will make teams out of the individual registrants - these teams will have 2-4 players on each. Fewer players just means that each player throws more bowls! Equipment will be provided. Dinner will also be provided (1 meal per person, up to 4 meals per team registration). Cash bar on-site. Fanstastic prizes from our partner and title sponsor, Lexus of London! http://bit.ly/1kmcD05

INFO 6:00PM to 11:00PM, Thistle Lawn Bowling Club (25 Beaufort Drive, London, near Wharncliffe and Riverside)
8/9

5TH ANNUAL COMMUNITY FUNDRAISER

5TH ANNUAL COMMUNITY FUNDRAISER - SAT AUG 9 AT THE BYRON LEGION, 1276 COMMISSIONERS ROAD WEST 19+ EVENT AND TICKETS ON SALE NOW 519 472 3300 EVERYONE WELCOME TO SILENT AUCTION, PROCEEDS RAISED GOING TO CHILDCAN .. SUPPORTING FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN WHO HAVE CHILDHOOD CANCER

INFO ., THE BYRON LEGION, 1276 COMMISSIONERS ROAD WEST
8/9

Premiere: Indie film Daughter

Premiere showing at Wolf Performance Hall in London of feature length indie film Daughter of the King on Saturday August 9th at 6:45pm. Tickets $15 at the door. 

INFO 6:45pm, Wolf Performance Hall
8/10

Beer & Blue Jays Road Trip!

Beer & Blue Jays Road Trip! When: Sunday, August 10, 2014 Time: 9:00AM-6:30PM Where: Steam Whistle Roundhouse and Rogers Centre, Toronto Cost: $88.50 Trip Includes: - Transportation to and from Toronto on a comfortable coach. - A ticket to the Roundhouse Craft Beer Festival at the Steam Whistle Roundhouse. - A ticket to the Blue Jays vs. Detroit Tigers game -- 500 level seats, behind home plate (fabulous view of the game!) - Trip tickets will be available until August 1 or until sold out, whichever comes first. - Makes a great birthday or anniversary gift! Tickets to just the festival & game (not including transportation) will only be sold if there are some tickets remaining after trip sales close on August 1. ***We have just 40 tickets. No reservations. Tickets must be PAID for to secure a seat on the bus, at the festival & at the ballpark.*** https://fcssc.ca/register/event/497

INFO 9:00AM-6:30PM, Steam Whistle Roundhouse and Rogers Centre, Toronto
8/12

Canadian Diabetes Fundraiser GAME NIGHT at Chil Frozen Yogurt

INFO 7-10PM, Chil Frozen Yogurt - 620 Richmond St, London, ON N6A 5J9
8/148/17

Tillsonburg's 160th Fall Fair

August 14th-17th 2014 is Tillsonburg's 160th Fall Fair

http://tillsonburgfair.com/

INFO ., Tillsonburg
8/168/17

Oxford at War 1814

On August 16-17, the Oxford at War 1814 event will be held at the Centreville Pond and Conservation Area. The event will reenact the attacks on the Oxford on the Thames during the War of 1812. Visitors will be able to experience civilian and military life during the War. For more information, visit www.oxfordatwar1814.com

INFO ., Centreville Pond and Conservation Area
8/16

Double Out in support of Ovarian Cancer

**Double Out in support of Ovarian Cancer** OPEN Mixed Tournament - Adults Only! *Round Robin *501 / Double Out *Ladies Doubles *Mens Doubles *Mixed *Teams $6.00 per player per Event 60% Payout / 40% Charity Door Prizes 50/50 raffle and more.... Grand Prizes (Sponsors TBA) for Mens AND Ladies Categories including: *High Out *First 180 REGISTER YOUR TEAM OF 4 (2M/2F) *Have a pair? contact us and we will try to pair you up! LOCATION: Victory Legion - 311 Oakland Ave. London, ON DATE: Saturday August 16th, 2014 Registration: 10am / Play Starts: 11am COST: $6/player per Event ($2/player event goes towards Ovarian Cancer). *Upstairs bar will be open for your food and beverage purchases! To Register OR Sponsor a board contact Katie with Shop Local. We would LOVE to have your team and/or Business involved email us shoplocallondon@rogers.com!!! ****Team Shop for a Cure will donate net proceeds towards our team goal for Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope - London to further the research and education of Ovarian Cancer. Knowledge is power!**** https://www.facebook.com/events/257982754406059

INFO Registration: 10am / Play Starts: 11am, Victory Legion - 311 Oakland Ave. London, ON
8/17

Canadian Cancer Society Grapes of Wrath in Historic Sparta

Registration opens at 9:00 a.m., heats between 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Are you up for the challenge?  Muddy fun at the Grapes of Wrath 5K Fun Run Challenge An exciting adventure awaits at the Grapes of Wrath! Come join us on Sunday, August 17th at the scenic Quai Du Vin Estate Winery and challenge yourself through a 5K obstacle course. It's muddy, it's fun and you can help fight cancer by taking part in this run!

Registration rates: Early bird registration $75.00 per person until June 30, 2014 Regular Registration $100 AFTER June 30, 2014 Register online at www.cancer.ca/grapessparta call 519-432-1137 

INFO see description, Quai du Vin Estate Winery 45811 Fruit Ridge Line, St Thomas, Ontario N5P 3S9
8/17

Canadian Cancer Society: Grapes of Wrath

Are you looking for a new challenge? Become a member of the Grapes of Wrath Volunteer Committee by contacting the Canadian Cancer Society at 59-432-1137 or elginmiddlesex@ontario.cancer.ca An exciting adventure awaits at the Grapes of Wrath! Come join us on Sunday August 17th at the scenic Quai Du Vin Estate Winery and challenge yourself through a 5K obstacle course. It’s muddy, it’s fun and you can help fight cancer by taking part 

INFO see description, see description
8/17

Walk of Champions for Myeloma Research

Proceeds from the 2014 Walk will go to Myeloma Research at the London Regional Cancer Program.

The Dorchester Walk was started by two members of the London and District Myeloma Support Group Steering Committee - Keith Fleming and Dan Childerhose. Both were myeloma patients and members of the Optimist Club of North Dorchester and lived in the Dorchester area. They decided to organize a local walk so that more people affected by Multiple Myeloma could participate. They have worked hard every year to ensure the Walk is a success and have received immense support from the community.

See website for more info: http://www.lhsf.ca/events-lotteries/community-events/upcoming-events/walk-of-champions-for-myeloma-research

To Register please visit: www.lhsf.ca/myeloma

INFO Registration - 9 am to 10 am, Dorchester Optimist Club
8/17

Virgin Radio's Rock the Road 10K



Getting fit while having fun has never been easier! Register now for the 2014 Rock the Road 10K/5K event in support of the Bethanys Hope Foundation. Live bands and cheerleaders will surely get you from start to finish no matter what your fitness level. Bring your kids to run the free 200-meter Kiddie Trot and enjoy face-painting. Follow Rock the Road 10K on Facebook for regular updates and training tips.

If you are a company that would like to get your brand in front of health-conscious Londoners, now is your chance. Email support@rocktheroad10k.com for opportunities.

REGISTER TODAY at www.rocktheroad10k.com

Rock the Road 10K is a 10-kilometer running road race that will start and finish at Masonville Place in London, Ontario. There will be live bands and cheerleaders along this flat and fast course which was designed to give you a personal best time!

Mission
To provide a quality road race for all ages and abilities that will generate funds to be given to Bethanys Hope Foundation.

Vision
To create an annual event that serves as a substantial fundraiser for Bethanys Hope Foundation while fostering an enthusiasm for the sport of running. The start/finish line as well as the course will resemble a festival type atmosphere with bands, cheerleaders, refreshments, massage, yoga, etc.

Race Day Schedule – Sunday August 17, 2014 @ 9:30AM

Wheelchair Start: 9:27am
10K Start: 9:30am *(Start line is approx 1KM from the finish line. Please see course map.)
Kiddie Trot (400m): 11:00am
Awards: 11:30am

 

http://rocktheroad10k.com/

INFO 9:30 AM, start and finish at Masonville Place in London, Ontario
8/188/24

Canadian Pacific Women’s Open

London's Hunt and Country Club is the setting for the LPGA’s 2014 Canadian Pacific Women’s Open. Many of the world’s top female golfers will compete for their share of the $2.25 million US purse. Michelle Wie, Cristie Kerr, and Lydia Ko among others are in this prestigious field.

Sponsored in part by Today's Country BX93.

Ticket information and event details are at www.cpwomensopen.com

INFO see website, London's Hunt and Country Club
8/19

London Networking Bingo

London Networking Bingo Tuesday, August 19, 2014 6pm to 8pm Grand Hall at Windermere Manor, 200 Collip Circle, London, ON N6G 4X8 Meet and greet professionals and entrepreneurs while enjoying prizes, appetizers, cash bar, vendor tables, free parking and a networking bingo activity. Tickets are $15 In-Advance plus fees and HST, and available online through Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/london-networking-bingo-tickets-8745711659. $20 cash will be accepted At-The-Door with pre-registration by August 12th, 2014. If you’d like to start making new connections before the event, please join and invite your connections to the Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/1432862363649816/. Note that a GOING on Facebook does not count as registration.

INFO 6pm to 8pm, Grand Hall at Windermere Manor, 200 Collip Circle, London, ON N6G 4X8
8/23

Trunk Sale and Breakfast BBQ

Trunk Sale and Breakfast BBQ in Downtown St. Marys: Saturday, August 23rd One person's trash is another person's treasure! If you have some treasures you would like to pass along, load up your trunk and make some cash at our Trunk Sale! Just $15.00 per space if you register in advance or $20.00 day of. To register please call the Friendship Centre at 519 284 3272. This will be a garage salers dream! 8:00am to 12:00pm. And while you're rummaging through all those treasures enjoy a breakfast BBQ (back bacon on a bun)from 8:30am to 11:00am. Finally, we will also be hosting a donate-what-you-can outdoor fitness class from 10:00am to 11:00am! Everyone is welcome. A great morning out in Downtown St. Marys that supports St. Marys Senior Services and St. Marys and Area Mobility Service. And hey, why not stay for the afternoon for the Car Show?

INFO 8:00am to 12:00pm., Downtown St. Marys
8/23

Showpiece Cars

Downtown St. Marys On August 23rd from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., see the streets of St. Marys filled with showpiece cars! Always well attended, this family-friendly event features music, food vendors, prizes and more. Car registration is $10, free for spectators. Come spend an afternoon in scenic St. Marys. 

INFO 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., Downtown St. Marys
8/30

Wheels of Hope Ultimate Mountain Bike Challenge

The Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) proudly presents the Wheels of Hope Ultimate Mountain Bike Challenge. It’s for avid and recreational mountain bikers looking for the next big challenge and joining together in the FIGHT again cancer. Grab a team and join this epic 6 hour mountain bike relay held in support of the CCS Wheels of Hope transportation program. The event will take place Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at the Walton Raceway. Sign up before August 1, 2014 and receive $5 off a day pass or $10 off a weekend pass to the 2014 Parts Canada TransCan! For more information please visit www.cancer.ca/bikechallenge or call 1-800-294-0086

INFO see website, Walton Raceway
9/13

Walk for Wellspring

Wellspring London is a volunteer-driven, community-based organization that offers programs to help cancer patients, their families and caregivers cope with the emotional, social, psychological and spiritual impact of cancer at no cost and without need of a referral. The Boardwalk Walk for Wellspring is taking place Saturday, September 13, 2014 from 8:00am-1:00pm. It is a 5k supportive walk to recognize individuals living with cancer, and those who care for them. This event is open to friends, families, children, colleagues, businesses and other stakeholders to Wellspring London. Receiving no government, United Way or YMCA funding, the Boardwalk Walk for Wellspring helps ensure our active membership of 1,500 individuals receive the support they need. This year’s walk will begin in Citi-Plaza and loop around downtown London before returning to the start line. Please visit www.walkforwellspring.ca for more information.

INFO 8:00am-1:00pm, begin in Citi-Plaza and loop around downtown London before returning to the start line.
9/17

Easter Seals DROP ZONE

Join London Ontario's Original Rappel Challenge!



Individuals from the London & surrounding area will have another exciting opportunity to raise $1,500 to become a Superhero and rappel 26 floors down the side of One London Place, in support of kids with physical disabilities at the 4th Annual London Drop Zone. The response to the Drop Zone in London over the past three years has been overwhelming – we have raised over $383,000 for Easter Seals kids! The commitment made by participants and local businesses means that children and youth with physical disabilities will be able to access the programs and services they need to achieve a greater level of acceptance and independence. Please invite and forward this information to any family, friends or colleagues that would like to conquer their fears & take the plunge for Easter Seals Kids....together we are Helping Kids BE KIDS!



REGISTRATION OPENS APRIL 1, 2014 www.thedropzone.ca/london/ For more information contact: Stace Law slaw@easterseals.org 519.432.9669 ext 221

INFO see website, One London Place
9/19

CNIB Night Steps London

CNIB Night Steps in London is a fun and easy walk under the stars happening on Friday, September 19, 2014 at Springbank Gardens. Join your family, friends and your community and celebrate with music and entertainment as well as a glow-in-the-dark party favor for all participants to help brighten the night! Proceeds from the event will support CNIB’s vital services, such as learning independent travel using a white cane and empowering people who are blind or partially sighted to travel with confidence.  To register, visit cnibnightsteps.ca.

 

INFO 6pm-10pm, Springbank Gardens
9/21

Xtreme Warrior Challenge

The Xtreme Warrior Challenge is BACK! Southwestern Ontario's best military-style obstacle course features all new obstacles spread over 8km of terrain. Defeat this trail while helping to Defeat Duchenne muscular dystrophy!

18+ event
$250/team of 4 - register by June 1 to take advantage of the early bird rate.
Course is 15 minutes from London, just North of Thamesford

An event in support of Jesse's Journey to defeat Duchenne muscular dystrophy

https://www.facebook.com/XtremeWarriorChallenge

http://www.jessesjourney.com/xtreme_warrior_challenge_poster_2014.asp

INFO ., 15 minutes outside of London, just north of Thamesford
9/21

The Color Run™ 5k – London, Ontario

The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality.

CHECK OUT WEBSITE FOR MORE INFO: http://ca.thecolorrun.com/london

Now the single largest event series in the United States, The Color Run has exploded since our debut event. We have more than tripled our growth, hosting more than 170 events in 30+ countries in 2013.

INFO start-line window will open at 9:00 AM, Western Fair District
9/279/28

London Fall Bridal Expo

London Bridal Expo, held at the Canada Building – Western Fairgrounds (off of York St. or Rectory St.) has everything you need to know about planning your wedding – bridal fashions, tuxedos, florists, photographers, video, DJs, cakes, catering, limos and much, much more …..

The first 1000 brides will receive the newest issue of Wedding Bells, Today's Bride Magazine, as well as the London Bridal Savings Book. Every bride that registers will have a chance to win her wedding gown for FREE!

Lots of door prizes and Show Specials!

Show hours are Saturday 12-6pm and Sunday 12-5pm. Fashion shows are at 1:30 & 4pm on Saturday and at 1 & 3:30pm on Sunday.

London Bridal Expo 
519-679-1810
Western Fairgrounds – Canada Building 

INFO 12-6 Saturday, 12-5 Sunday, Western Fair District
9/28

Seize the Day 5K Walk & Run - Epilepsy Support Centre

On Sunday, September 28, 2014 from 10:30 am to 2 pm, Epilepsy Support Centre will host Seize the Day 5K Walk & Run at Kiwanis Park North (Hale St. entrance) to raise funds for epilepsy education programs, support services, and community engagement. This event will include a run and walk, followed by live entertainment and a community BBQ. Schedule: Sunday, September 28, 2014 Registration 10:30 am - 11 am Run start time 11 am Walk start time 11:30 am Live Music & Draw 12pm BBQ Social 12 pm - 2 pm Registration is $20 in advance, or $25 on the day of the event. Free for anyone submitting at least $100 in pledges by race day. Please see our website for more information and to register online: http://epilepsysupport.ca/seizetheday2014

INFO 10:30 am to 2 pm, Kiwanis Park North (Hale St. entrance)
10/5

WFRC Turkey Trot 5k Run and Kiddie Trot

WFRC Turkey Trot 5k Run and Kiddie Trot is a road race that will be held at Woodstock Fitness and Racquet Club benefiting Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Woodstock. It will be held on October 5, 2014 with a start time of 8 a.m. For more information, visit wfrc.ca. Come join us for a run!

INFO start time of 8 a.m., Woodstock Fitness and Racquet Club
10/18

Canadian Cancer Society Cops for Cancer Head Shave

Canadian Cancer Society Cops for Cancer London Head Shave

Date: October 18, 2014 Time: 12-2 pm Venue Name: Masonville Place, 1680 Richmond St, London, Ontario

Join the force in the fight against cancer

Join members of the London Police Association for the 10th anniversary of the Cops for Cancer London Head Shave on Saturday, October 18 at Masonville Place. Register today to join the force in the fight against cancer! www.copsforcancer.ca or call 519-432-1137 For more information please contact 519-432-1137 or email elginmiddlesex@ontario.cancer.ca

INFO 12-2 pm, Masonville Place, 1680 Richmond St, London, Ontario
11/19

Pillar Innovation Awards

Share. Inspire. Recognize.



Nominations are now being accepted for the 2014 Pillar Community Innovation Awards. Celebrate non-profits and charities and the individuals, businesses and government organizations who work with them to make our community brighter. Recognize those who are making a difference. Award recipients will receive $2,500 to be donated back to their charity of choice.

The 2014 Pillar Innovation Awards are proudly supported by Today’s Country BX93.

The nomination deadline is May 30, 2014 at 4 PM.
http://www.pillarnonprofit.ca/communityinnovationawards

INFO 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm, London Convention Centre, 300 York Street
9/89/11

COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK

CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION® ANNOUNCES LONDON, ONTARIO TO HOST COUNTRY MUSIC WEEK & 2016 CCMA AWARDS

 

The Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA®) is pleased to announce that London, Ontario has been selected to host the 39th edition of Country Music Week, September 8-11, 2016. This four-day music extravaganza will culminate with the Canadian Country Music Association Awards broadcast on Sunday, September 11.

Country Music Week will be held in London September 8-11, 2016 with the CCMA Awards Broadcast being held on Sunday, September 11. Before heading to London, Country Music Week 2014 and this year’s CCMA Awards will be celebrated in Edmonton, Alberta September 4-7. In 2015, Country Music Week and the CCMA Awards head to Halifax, Nova Scotia from September 10-13. For more details about the Canadian Country Music Association, Country Music Week and the CCMA Awards, please visit www.ccma.org.



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