Avon River Days 2015!
July 31st  – Aug 2nd

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There are some tremendous things about to take place this year – stay tuned as we update the website daily between now and the festival!

Friday Morning July 31st

  • Fitness Junkies Waterfront Boot Camp 6 am ($)
  • WBES Street Fair: 9 am – 3 pm Gerrish Street, Windsor
  • Family Golfing at the 19th Hole Driving Range Fri-Sat-Sun ($)
  • Ride the Trails at Evangeline Trail Rides in Stanley (Fri – Sat – Sun) Save 10% Book 48 hours in advance

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  • Wet ‘N Wild Pool Party: 2 pm – 4 pm at Elmscroft Playground ($)
  • Family Fun Day in the Park: 3 pm – 5 pm at Elmscroft Playground ($)

Friday Night

  • Concert and Picnic in the Park at Victoria Park: 6 pm – 10 pm – Featuring Ivan Daigle, and Mike Aube (free)
  • Joe Murphy Water Street Blues Band Spitfire Arms 8 PM
  • Moonlight Yoga: 9:30 – 10:45 (Avon View High Soccer Field)

breakfastSaturday Morning, Aug 1st:

  • Windsor Lions Club Breakfast: 7:30 am – 10:00 am, at the Windsor Community Center
  • Kite Making Workshop: Hants Community Ctr. Preregister using AvonRiverDays@gmail.com ($)
  • Kite Flight Fun: Fort Edward Hill (free)
  • Children’s Digital Photo Workshop 10 AM Hants Community Ctr. Preregister using AvonRiverDays@gmail.com (free)
  • Pisiquid Canoe Club Regatta: 10 AM – 2 PM
  • Trecothic Creek Railway: 10 am – 4 pm Centennial Drive ($)
  • Sunflower Maze 10 am – 7 pm at Dakeyne Farm, Falmouth ($)
  • Waterfront Activities 2PM – 7PM including vendors, games, activities, prizes, food and fun ($ and free )
  • Ride the Trails at Evangeline Trail Rides (Fri – Sat- Sun), Save 10% if you pre-book 48 hours in advance ($)
  • Family Golfing at the 19th Hole Driving Range Fri-Sat-Sun ($)

IMG_0092_Parade_Photo3Saturday Afternoon:

  • Children’s Parade and Face Painting 12:30 pm Community Centre to Water St. (free)
  • Main Street Parade 1 pm along Wentworth Rd, O’Brien St, Gerrish St to Water. (free)
  • Model Sea Planes 2PM – 5 PM Lake Pisiquid
  • Antique Tractor & Engine Show 2:30 PM- 5 PM Hants County Ex ($ 2-Day Pass)
  • Skate Park Showcase: 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm (free)

 

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Saturday’s Rockin’ on the River Bands (Waterfront Gazebo)

  • Emerald Tide 3 PM
  • Lukas Monroe 5 PM
  • TJ King Band 7 PM

Saturday Evening:

  • WRHS Class of ’75 will host Class of ’74 and ’76 and King’s Edgehill Class of ’75 at the Windsor Curling Club 7PM Till Sunrise
  • First Responders Kitchen Party at Tommy Guns (Gerrish and Albert St Windsor). A celebration party in appreciation for all First Responders in the area featuring Kevin Davison.
  • Saturday Night Special: The Hupman Brothers – Spitfire Arms 8PM

Sunday Morning, Aug 2nd:

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  • Antique Tractor and Engine Show: 8 am – 3 pm Hants County Exhibition (free)
  • Tuner Show – Uplift Automotive 10 AM – 3 PM Old Rail Yard,Windsor
  • Fitness Junkies – Kids Learn to Box 9AM Coach House Area
  • Sunflower Maze: 10 am – 7 pm at Dakeyne Farm ($)
  • Trecothic Creek Railway: 10 am – 4 pm Centennial Drive ($)
  • Celebration of Life Service -10AM – 12 PM Windsor Area Churches
  • Family Golfing at the 19th Hole Driving Range Fri-Sat-Sun ($)

Sunday Afternoon & Evening:

  • Artisans in Action: Fiber Pottery Textiles, Newport Landing 12 PM – 4 PM (free)
  • 1st Annual Snowballs Chance in Hants fund raising by Ski Martock and Davison Corn Maze 1 PM – 4 PM Windsor Waterfront
  • Banks Bikes – Cycling Tour of the Avon Region
  • Castle Frederick Farms – Take yourself on a tour of the farm and trails at historic Castle Frederick – donations welcome for trail upkeep
  • Waterfront Activities: 1 pm – 9 pm Games, Prizes and Food Vendors ($ / free)

Rockin’ on the River Bands – Sunday 1 PM Till the Fireworks

  • Larry & Friends
  • New Generation
  • The Fret Notes
  • Gate Keepers
  • Shoulder to Shoulder
  • Life Support

Sunday Night

Fireworks: 9:45 pm (or when its dark) Lake Piziquid Waterfront (free)

Avon River Days  – Sunday Night Fireworks

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