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Art, Performance & Culture

Art, Performance & Culture

Gallery openings, exhibitions, theatre, performance art, dance and more! Celebrate local talent and the venues that attract great talent.
Business Events

Business Events

From networking meetings to conferences to Chambers of Commerce, we are the only online source for business events anywhere in the Kawarthas.
Community Events

Community Events

kawarthaNOW.com covers regional ongoing events! Is your event listed? Post it for free!
Outdoor Events

Outdoor Events

The Kawarthas are a year round playground for outdoor enthusiasts. Our outdoors column is your first stop for weekend and outdoor planning.
Sports & Recreation

Sports & Recreation

Individual and team sports competitions, games, and fitness and recreational activities throughout the Kawarthas.
Fundraising Events

Fundraising Events

From men wearing red shoes to pink paddles, we promote worthy fundraising events in the Kawarthas. Help the community and join in! Post your event for free.
Children's Events

Children's Events

Events designed just for Kawartha kids. Great things to do indoors and out! Be sure to watch this column during school holidays for special events.
Youth Events

Youth Events

These events are designed for the tweens and teenagers - kids or "youth" that are about age 12 and up! Events listed are throughout The Kawarthas.
Seniors' Events

Seniors' Events

Rewire your thinking about aging with our events for seniors. Many events are happening throughout the entire area - check out our column for all of them!
Showplace Performance Centre

Showplace Performance Centre

Concerts, plays, performances, and community events coming to the main stage and to The Nexicom Lounge at Peterborough's downtown centre for the performing arts.
Lang Pioneer Village

Lang Pioneer Village

Established in 1967 to celebrate and preserve the rural history of the area, Lang Pioneer Village features over 20 restored and furnished buildings built between 1820 and 1899 and a working Grist Mill built in 1846.
Canadian Canoe Museum

Canadian Canoe Museum

The Canadian Canoe Museum in Peterborough is an engaging, family-friendly place that offers a fascinating look at Canadian history as seen from a canoe.
Globus Theatre

Globus Theatre

Globus Theatre at Bobcaygeon's Lakeview Arts Barn stages innovative & creative productions including professional summer theatre with a 3-course dinner option prior to evening performances.
Kawartha Settlers' Village

Kawartha Settlers' Village

Kawartha Settlers' Village in Bobcaygeon is home to a fascinating collection of historic homes, artifacts and buildings. Experience what life was like for pioneers in the Kawarthas!
Canada 150

Canada 150

Celebrate the 150th anniversary of Confederation at special events and activities being held across the Kawarthas.
Berry Farms & Events

Berry Farms & Events

Summer is berry season! Whether you prefer to pick your own berries or get them pre-picked at the farm gate or your local farmers' market, you'll find our listing of Kawartha-area farms and events "berry" helpful.
Community Fairs

Community Fairs

Some Kawartha communities hold their agricultural fairs in the summer rather than the fall. But they still feature all the same attractions: midways, tractor pulls, animal shows, demo derbys, home crafts, and much more.
Peterborough Musicfest

Peterborough Musicfest

The 30th anniversary season of free summer entertainment in beautiful Del Crary Park in downtown Peterborough takes place from June 25 to August 24.
Summer Camps & Activities for Kids

Summer Camps & Activities for Kids

Keep the kids busy all summer long with our extensive guide to summer camps and activities for children in the Kawarthas.
Summer Theatre

Summer Theatre

Summer theatre is a long-standing tradition in The Kawarthas. From small volunteer community-based groups to professional theatre, we've got the listings and something for everyone's tastes this summer season. Enjoy!
Summer Outdoor Concerts

Summer Outdoor Concerts

There are lots of outdoor summer concerts in the Kawarthas and, better yet, most of them are free!Our column covers regional concert listings!
Outdoor Films

Outdoor Films

There's nothing like watching a movie outdoors on a warm summer night, whether in a park, on the beach, or even in a barn! Check out our list of outdoor films in the Kawarthas.
Golf Tournaments

Golf Tournaments

Tee up! Not only is golf a great way to spend time outdoors while getting some exercise, but many organizations hold golf tournaments during the season as a way to raise funds for good causes.
Environment, Ecology & Gardening

Environment, Ecology & Gardening

Events related to the environment and ecology, as well as workshops of interest to gardeners.
Regional Farmers' Markets

Regional Farmers' Markets

From Spring to mid Fall the Kawarthas are rich with bounty and outdoor markets. Check out our guide and send us your favourites.
Riverview Park & Zoo

Riverview Park & Zoo

The Zoo is always a popular spot! Check out our summary of their current events.
Venues listing

Venues

We have 1,832 venues, businesses and organizations listed on our website. Each listing includes an address, contact information, and map.

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