Things to see and do at the weekend: Ribfest, the list of the best classic car shows


Friday August 26

Guelph Ribfest

Riverside Park, 709 Woolwich Street; 12 p.m. to 11 p.m.

The annual Guelph Ribfest is back with seven vendors preparing ribs. There will be live music and a car show. Bring your own water bottle!

FIERCE on the FARM

Everdale Community Teaching Farm, 5812 6th Line, Erin. From 19h,

A two-night queer campsite and music event with a host of DJ sets and dancing. Tickets at $40 per night.

Saturday August 27

Guelph Farmers Market

2 Gordon Street; 7 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Local vendors selling food and drink like Queen of Cups, Doug’s Honey, Revel Cider and more.

Farm breakfast

Grand River Raceway at 7445 Wellington County Rd. 21, Elora; 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

A breakfast and goody bag are included in the $5 ticket price. Tickets can be purchased on site while supplies last. This is a walk-in event to support local farmers with displays of farm equipment, livestock, and educational displays.

Guelph Craft Market in the Park

Royal City Park at 139 Gordon Street; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Local artisans and artisans sell their wares like jewelry, bath bombs, clothing, and other gifts.

Wellness in the park

Riverside Park at 709 Woolwich Street; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Bootcamp training followed by a yoga class. With activities for children and samples of beauty.

Guelph Ribfest

Riverside Park at 709 Woolwich Street; 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

The annual Guelph Ribfest is back with seven vendors preparing ribs. There will be live music and a car show.

Ukrainian Church Luncheon and Fundraiser

St. Mary’s Ukrainian Church at 115 York Rd.; 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

A plate of four perogies, two cabbage rolls, a sausage and a pickle costs $20. The money will contribute to humanitarian aid in Ukraine.

Japanese percussion ensemble Nagata Shachu

Branion Plaza on the University of Guelph campus at 50 Stone Road; 6:00 p.m. start time

The Toronto ensemble will play drums as part of the International Institute for Critical Improvisational Studies and its improvisation festival.

Guelph Royals vs. Hamilton Cardinals

Hastings Stadium at 70 Division St.; 7:35 p.m.

Game 1 of their Inter-County League Baseball Quarterfinals playoff series.

Saturday social dances

Evergreen Community Center for Seniors at 683 Woolwich Street; 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Social place for those who like to dance. Open to all ages. Tickets are $15 at the door or can be purchased in advance.

FIERCE on the FARM

Everdale Community Teaching Farm, 5812 6th Line, Erin.

A two-night queer campsite and music event with a host of DJ sets and dancing. Tickets at $40 per night.

Sunday August 28

Aberfoyle Antiques Market

57 Brock Road. S.; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This is Canada’s oldest antique market, opened in 1961. There are over 100 vendors selling collectibles, antiques, art, and furniture.

Guelph Yoga Festival

Linamar’s Frank Hasenfratz Center at 700 Woodlawn Rd. W.; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This event features yoga classes and wellness vendors. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Hospice Wellington. Half-day passes are $59 and full-day passes are $99. Tickets can be purchased online.

Guelph Ribfest

Riverside Park at 709 Woolwich Street; 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The annual Guelph Ribfest is back with seven vendors preparing ribs. There will be live music and a car show.

FIERCE on the FARM

Everdale Community Teaching Farm, 5812 6th Line, Erin. Ends at noon

A two-night queer campsite and music event with a host of DJ sets and dancing.

46th Annual Antique & Classic Car Show

Wellington County Museum and Archives at 0536 Wellington County Rd 18, Fergus; 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Car enthusiasts show off their unique vintage cars.

Walk as remapping

At Royal City Park at 151 Gordon Street; 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Explore the Speed ​​River by crafting along the way. Program for children from 5 to 10 years old.

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