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New Exhibit! The Windsor Spitfires in Jerseys

Feb
18

Date: Feb 18, 2017 - Jul 01, 2017

Location: 401 Riverside Drive West

Category: Community Events

General Admission $5.00 (Family Rate of $15.00), Free to Museum Members and Museum Volunteer Group The current incarnation of the Windsor Spitfires hockey franchise began its first season in the Ontario Major Junior Hockey League (OMJHL) on September 25, 1975. Throughout its recent history the Windsor Spitfires have undergone a number of changes to the style of jerseys they wear on the ice. This exhibit will showcase a small sample of jerseys the Spitfires have worn. Spitfire ephemera, photographs and textiles from the 1970s to 1990s will also be displayed. www.museumwindsor.ca

New Exhibit! Métis History & Culture

Apr
01

Date: Apr 01, 2017 - Jun 01, 2017

Location: 401 Riverside Drive West

Category: Community Events

General Admission $5.00 (Family Rate of $15.00), Free to Museum Members and Museum Volunteer Group. This exhibit was organized by members of the local Windsor-Essex Métis Council and focuses on Métis culture in Ontario. Visit www.museumwindsor.ca for more details.

New Exhibit! Windsor Police at 150 Years: Images and Artifacts

May
03

Date: May 03, 2017 - Jul 30, 2017

Location: 401 Riverside Drive West

Category: Community Events

General Admission $5.00 (Family Rate of $15.00), Free to Museum Members and Museum Volunteer Group. Explore this exciting new exhibit created by the Windsor Police to mark their 150th birthday.

New Exhibit! MayWorks “Beyond Traditional: Women’s Work”

May
09

Date: May 09, 2017 - Jun 30, 2017

Location: 401 Riverside Drive West N9A 7J1

Category: Community Events

New Exhibit! MayWorks “Beyond Traditional: Women’s Work” May 9-June 30, 2017 / Regular Museum Hours Chimczuk Museum, 401 Riverside Drive W General Admission $5.00 (Family Rate of $15.00), Free to Museum Members and Museum Volunteer Group. Visit the Chimczuk Museum to see our series of MayWorks exhibits including: the MayWorks Quilt Project, “Sewing Straight Lines” Sewing Collective, and “Pussyhat Tales”.

LCBO Classes – May 2017

May
30

Date: May 30, 2017 - May 30, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

LCBO Classes – May 2017

From Old World wines and classic pours to what’s trending in beer and cider, we have something for everyone. Plus, don’t miss our cooking classes which range from decadent special-occasion menus to healthy, everyday eating inspiration.

519.972.1772, www.lcbo.com
LCBO The Roundhouse Centre – 3165 Howard Ave., Windsor


Tuesday May 2, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. SPRING SALADS – $65 -Join Chef Bianca Maria, of Ciao Pasta Bar, to experience flavourful salad dishes that look as great as they taste. On the menu: Antipasto di Mare; Fennel and Orange Salad; Insalata Mista; Prosciutto and Melon Salad; and Caprese Salad.

Wednesday May 3, 6:30 pm – 8 pm. MONTY PYTHON: AUSTRALIAN TABLE WINES/THE CHEESE SHOP – $45 – For those fans of the iconic British comedy troupe, join us tonight to revel in the hilarity two legendary sketches, while enjoying the pairing of great Australian wines with cheeses of the world.

Thursday May 4, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. LUSCIOUS LEMON – $65 – Chef Agnes Mensah demonstrates a menu centred around the fresh taste of lemon! On the menu: Zesty Lemongrass Biscuit with Avocado & Havarti; Broccoli and Bacon Cream Soup; Tilapia Fillet, Lemon Coconut Rice; and Triple Lemon Chiffon Cake.

Friday May 5, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. CINCO DE MAYO – $65 – Celebrate Mexican heritage, enjoy great food and experience a unique class with Chef Henry Furtado. On the menu: Traditional Fish Tacos; Gluten-Free Bell Pepper Nacho; Carne Asade with Chimol; and Arroz con Leche.

Tuesday May 9, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. MODERN-DAY MUGHLAI CUISINE – $65 – Executive Sous Chef Rajan Mehra, of Caesar’s Windsor, demonstrates a “modern take” on some dishes, based on the Mughlai cuisine. On the menu: Afghani Paneer Kebab; Mughlai Mutton Korma; Chicken Dum Byriyani; and Badami Kevda Vermicelli Kheer.

Wednesday May 10, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. SPARKLING EUROPASS: FRANCE/ GERMANY/ITALY/SPAIN – $60 – Board Rail Europe with us as we travel one of the most popular four-country passes to explore the world of sparkling wine. Two products from each country will be paired with a European inspired dish.

Thursday May 11, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. SIMPLY DIVINE CHOCOLATE FOR MOTHER’S DAY – $65 – Master Chocolate Connoisseur Peter Blanchet from Purdy’s Chocolatier knows that nothing evokes thoughts of decadence and richness in foods like chocolate! On the menu: Strawberry Salad with Chocolate Vinaigrette; Baby Back Ribs with a Chocolate and Beer Barbecue Sauce; Grilled Pineapple with TequilaChili-Pepper Chocolate Sauce; and Himalayan Pink Salt Caramel and English Toffee Cheese Cake.

Tuesday May 16, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. CLASSIC FRENCH DISHES – $65 – No passport necessary for this authentic culinary adventure, demonstrated by Chef, Benjamin Leblanc-Beaudoin of The Iron Kettle Bed and Breakfast. On the menu: Tartare de Saumon; French Onion Soup; Boeuf Bourguignon; and Crème Brûlée.

Wednesday May 17, 6:30 pm – 8 pm. CANADIAN WHISKIES & ICONIC CANADIAN FOOD – $65 – Join us this evening as an expert Product Consultant walks us through the history of Canadian whisky and the evolution that has brought us into the present. Enjoy six distinct styles, each paired with food that is uniquely Canadian.

Thursday May 18, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. INSPIRED! – $65 – Chef Rino Bortolin has a passion for local cuisine that is fresh, delicious and, most of all, inspired. On the menu: Coconut Corn Soup; Shrimp Sambuca; Orecchiette with Broccoli and Cheese; and Baked Stuffed Apples.

Wednesday May 24, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. EUROPASS: GREECE/ITALY – $55  – Each country is steeped in history, but this evening we will focus on the history of alcohol and food. We will compare four beverages from each country, spanning wine, spirits, beer and liqueurs. Each pairing will be sampled with a representative dish.

Thursday May 25, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. HOT & SPICY! – $65 -Jules Mailloux, of The BBQ Den, challenges your taste buds with recipes incorporating varying degrees of heat. On the menu: Spicy Grilled Shrimp Tacos; Habanero-stuffed Burgers; Jamaican Jerk Pork; and Sweet Potato Chili Fudge with Candied Ghost Pepper.

Friday May 26, 6 pm – 9 pm. DUELING CHEFS: HERBIVORE VS. CARNIVORE – $90 – Chef Jennifer Hillis joins forces with Chef Fred Sorrell, of Green Leaf Specialty Grocer, to present an array of meat-based and meatless dishes. On the menu: “Crab-less” Cakes; Black Bean Sliders; Smoked Salmon; Pork Tenderloin; and Vegan Peanut Butter Cups and Rich Chocolate Cakes with Raspberry Cream.

Tuesday May 30, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. MEDITERRANEAN FUSION – $65 – Chef Eugene Di Rocco, of Caesars Windsor and 2 Food & Wine Guys, Private Food and Wine Catering, transports you to the Mediterranean. On the menu: Black Olive Purée; Mussels steamed in White Wine on Roasted Tomatoes &  Herbed Bread; Flat Iron Steak , White Truffle and Garlic Mash; and Zabaglione.

Wednesday May 31, 6:30 pm – 8 pm. THE WINES OF SOUTHERN ITALY – $45  – We will sample six wines from Southern Italy, as chosen by an expert Product Consultant. Learn how this winemaking region has evolved and matured, while enjoying food pairings based on the cuisine of the area

Start Date: 20170530

End Date: 20170531

YQG Talks Cultivating With Passion

May
31

Date: May 31, 2017 - May 31, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

YQG Talks Cultivating With Passion

Wednesday May 31, 2017

YQG Talks Inaugural speaking event Cultivating With Passion featuring successful local individuals passionate about their community. Does passion help build a community? Heck ya, it does. Over 10 successful, driven, passionate and engaging individuals who have a passion for the Windsor community and who also LOVE what they do will speak. Each speaker will have 5-10 minutes to talk about who they are, what they are passionate about and why they love what they love in Windsor. YQG Talks is a monthly event series that showcases business owners, CEO’s, movers and shakers of the Windsor-Essex community. The focus is to highlight the people who make this city amazing by letting them tell their story. Join the movement to hear some amazing inspirational stories. Cash bar & delicious local snacks are available for purchase.

7 pm, $30
eventbrite.ca
Olde Walkerville Theatre – 1564 Wyandotte Street East, Windsor, ON

 

Start Date: 20170531

End Date: 20170531

June Art Gallery Exhibits in Windsor Essex

Jun
01

Date: Jun 01, 2017 - Jun 01, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

June Art Gallery Exhibits in Windsor Essex

Enjoy the exhibits at one of the many galleries in Windsor Essex.


Art Gallery of Windsor

May 27 – October 1, 2017
Baxter & Food –  In the exhibition, the notion of wonder and the ordinary are represented through the mundanity of food. This body of work deconstructs the traditions of still-life to reflect new contemporary material engagements with food in art.

Verner’s Sandwich – The late 19th century watercolours of Canadian artist Frederick Arthur Verner. Verner is celebrated locally for his role in picturing historical Sandwich Towne through his pastoral landscape scenes painted during family life in Sandwich.

Charles Pachter: The Cranbrook Years – will showcase new acquisitions by an artist whose practice includes Pop Art and expressionism.  As we continue to respond to art practice in the Detroit-Windsor corridor, Pachter’s Cranbrook story offers an international angle on the region’s creative history and a homecoming for Pachter in Windsor.

Downtown/s: Urban Renewal Today for Tomorrow The 2017 Art Gallery of Windsor Triennial of Contemporary Art – brings together examples of contemporary art made by artists in southwestern Ontario, Windsor-Essex, and Detroit surrounding the theme of downtown – downtown destruction and downtown renewal.

Wed – Sun 11 am – 5 pm, $10
519.977.0776, www.agw.ca
Art Gallery of Windsor – 401 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor


Artcite

May 5 – June 10, 2017
Walks of Survivance: Works by Lisa Myers and Farrah Miranda – In Farrah Miranda’s installation, The Produce Party, the ambience of a locally sourced soiree is breached by a series of interventions. Lisa Myers is showing a video installation called and from then on we lived on blueberries for about a week, which includes a parabolic speaker to immerse the viewer in the audio component of the animation.

Wed – Sat 12 pm – 5 pm
519.977.6564, www.artcite.ca
Artcite – 109 University Ave. W., Windsor


Gibson Gallery

May 11 – June 11, 2017
Fibre Content 2016 – Fibre art works bring a new perspective to spark your interest from every viewing angle.

June 13 – July 9, 2017
Art by Lorenz Brochert – Lorenz is a self-taught Amherstburg artist with a keen eye for colour and texture. His work is varied in style and open to interpretation.

Thurs – Sun 11 am – 5 pm; Free
519.736.2826, www.gibsonartgallery.com
Gibson Gallery – 140 Richmond St., Amherstburg


Leamington Arts Centre

May 30 – June 29, 2017 
Members Show & Sale: Each year, the diverse and outstanding works by our members creates an exciting and engaging exhibition whereby artists are able to showcase, share and sell their work.

WAC: Walerville Artists’ Co-op Show & Sale: Shown and sold in the gallery are paintings, pottery, photography, mixed media, encaustics, sculptures, books, body products, jewellery, art glass, fabric arts and hand woven baskets.

Journey of the Monarchs: Maria Jose: Point Pelee is a an important stop for Monarchs making their way South for the winter. On the 150th anniversary of Canada, I hope to highlight this incredible natural phenomenon that occurs right in the heart of Leamington through her love for painting Monarchs and capturing the beauty of these spectacular creatures.
Tues – Fri 10 am – 4 pm, Sat 12 pm – 4 pm
519.326.2711, www.leamingtonartscentre.com
Leamington Arts Centre – 72 Talbot St. W., Leamington


The Mudpuppy Gallery

June 1 – June 18, 2017
Art [squared]: Stop in for this themed exhibit featuring square (or cubed) artwork by numerous local artists.

June 22 – July 16, 2017.
Co’llusion Pt 2: Andrea Mercier & Arlene Murphy – Come and explore a collaborative creative presentation featuring a selection of artwork demonstrating how two very different artists’ styles can combine beautifully onto one canvas.

Thurs 9 am – 6 pm, Fri – Sun 12 pm – 6 pm
19.560.0470, www.mudpuppygallery.webs.com
The Mudpuppy Gallery – 264 Dalhousie St., Amherstburg


Sculpture Park

Tour the Museum without walls on foot or hop on board the Windsor Sculpture Park’s Art Cart for a tour of the beautiful riverfront parks and sculptures! The Art Cart is an electric golf cart, which can hold five people. Tours run on a first-come-first-served basis.

Art Cart Hours
May – September: Sat & Sun 11 am – 5 pm
July & Aug: Wed – Fri 4 pm – 7:30 pm
519.253.1812, www.citywindsor.ca
Riverfront trail and Ouellette Ave., Windsor

Start Date: 20170601

End Date: 20170630

LCBO Classes – June 2017

Jun
01

Date: Jun 01, 2017 - Jun 01, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

LCBO Classes – June 2017

From Old World wines and classic pours to what’s trending in beer and cider, we have something for everyone. Plus, don’t miss our cooking classes which range from decadent special-occasion menus to healthy, everyday eating inspiration.

519.972.1772, www.lcbo.com
LCBO The Roundhouse Centre – 3165 Howard Ave., Windsor


Thursday June 1, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. I MISS MY GRANDMA’S HANDMADE NOODLE DISHES – $65 – Culinary instructor Suzy Cui demonstrates handmade noodles with variety homemade sauces. On the menu: Stir Fry Ground Pork; Creamy Diced Chicken with Chopped Eggplant Sauce; Sichuan Cold Noodles served with Eight Spices; and Deep-Fried Honey Crispy Noodles.

Friday June 2, 6:30 pm – 8 pm. CELEBRATE NATIONAL DOUGHNUT DAY WITH WINE – $40 – National Doughnut Day was implemented to honour the ladies of the Salvation Army who served doughnuts to soldiers in WWI. Today we will find wines that pair well with this national treat!

Saturday June 3, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. IN THE VINEYARD WITH INNISKILLIN & JACKSON-TRIGGS – $40 –  Join Master of Wine Eugene Mlynczyk as he brings to life the award winning history of these two wineries. Enjoy each wine paired with an appetizersized course.

Tuesday June 6, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. AL FRESCO DINING – $65 – Chef Bianca Maria, of Ciao Pasta Bar, demonstrates light and refreshing Italian-inspired dishes. On the menu: Oven-Baked Panino with Italian Meats, Cheeses and Grilled Marinated Eggplant; Prosciutto-wrapped Asparagus; Orrechiette Salad, Bocconcini and Sundried Tomatoes in Basil Vinaigrette; and Tomato and Red Pepper Bruschetta.

Wednesday June 7, 6:30 pm – 8 pm. ROSÉS & SALADS – $45 – Tonight, an expert Product Consultant will serve up six distinct rose styles, each paired with a salad dish.

Thursday June 8, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. MODERN STEAK HOUSE DINING – $65 – Chef Rafe Hanna, of La Guardia Cucina Italiana, returns with foods indicative of steakhouse dining. On the menu: Roasted Red Pepper Soup; Baby Spinach Salad  in Balsamic Vinaigrette; Pan-Seared Shrimp with a Mango Pineapple Salsa; and Filet Mignon.

Tuesday June 13, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm.HERE’S TO DAD – $65 – Chef David Courtney, of Caesar’s Windsor, knows that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach. On the menu: a surprise Amuse Bouche; Salt-roasted Beet Salad; Seared White Fish over Sweet Pea Risotto; and Strawberry and Rhubarb Crumble.

Wednesday June 14, 6:30 pm – 8 pm. CELEBRATE NATIONAL BOURBON DAY WITH RIBS – $65 –  Join us tonight as an expert takes you on a tour through the region that gives us whisky that has evolved over the last half century. Enjoy it with ribs prepared in a variety of ways.

Thursday June 15, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. GRILLED PIZZAS – $65 – Jules Mailloux, of The BBQ Den, inspires you to make your own delicious, sizzling pizzas at home! On the menu: Steak and Mushroom Naan Pizza; Grilled Clam Pizza; Grilled Duck Breast with Balsamic Cherries Pizza; Margherita Grilled Pizza; and Fudge Brownie S’mores Pizza.

Friday June 16, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. TABLING COURVOISIER – $40 -Marcio Ramos, Luxury Brand Ambassador with Beam Suntory, will be here to bring to life the history and glory of this iconic cognac brand. Join us as we pair each individual product with an appetizer-sized course!

Wednesday June 21, 6:30 pm – 8 pm. SUMMER SIPPERS & DIPS – $45 – Discover the ready-to-drink department as summer approaches. Sample eight products along with tasty treats that can be dipped..

Thursday June 22, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. RINGS ’N’ THINGS – $65 – Celebrate International Onion Ring day with Chef  Jennifer Hillis. On the menu: Baked Guacamole- stuffed Onion Ring ; Prosciutto-Bocconcini Onion Ring Salad; Teriyaki Turkey Burgers with Onion Rings; and Caramelized Apple and Onion Tea Ring.

Friday June 23, 6 pm – 9 pm. A RIBFEST EXTRAVAGANZA – $90 –  If ribs are one of your favourite foods, then this is definitely the class for you! Chefs Helmut Markert and Pascal Tenthorey  join forces to bring a spectacular meal. On the menu: Red Wine-braised Beef Short Rib ; Traditional Barbecue Pork Back Ribs; Roasted Venison Rack with Sage-infused Polenta; and Korean-Style Beef Ribs.

Tuesday June 27, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. FRESH FROM THE GARDEN – $65 – Chef Lisa Powers, of The Cake and Pastry Connection, demonstrates simplicity and elegance. On the menu: Salad of Zucchini and Yellow Squash Ribbons with Daikon; Gazpacho; Paella; and Fresh Fruit Cake.

Wednesday June 28, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm. THE FLOWERING COCKTAIL – $30 – Sample cocktails designed after flowers, whether in name or feature. Tonight, an expert Product Consultant will create six cocktails that are sure to inspire you to entertain out in your garden this spring!

 

Start Date: 20170601

End Date: 20170603

Escape Room @ Fort Malden National Historic Site

Jun
01

Date: Jun 01, 2017 - Jun 01, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Escape Room @ Fort Malden National Historic Site

Thursday June 1, 2017

Are you cunning enough to escape the Fort’s Barracks? Participate in Fort Malden’s new escape room event and discover if you can decipher the riddles to break out of the soldier’s quarters! Reservations and pre-payment required.

5:30 pm and 7 pm, $24.50
519.736.5416, pc.gc.ca
Fort Malden National Historic Site – 100 Laird Ave S, Amherstburg, ON

Start Date: 20170601

End Date: 20170601

Museum Exhibits in Windsor Essex

Jun
01

Date: Jun 01, 2017 - Jun 01, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Museum Exhibits in Windsor Essex

New Exhibits include Beyond Traditional: Women’s Work, Windsor Police at 150 Years: Images and Artifacts, The Windsor Spitfires in Jerseys and the Confederation House.


Museum Windsor – Chimczuk Museum

May 3 – July 30, 2017.
Windsor Police at 150 Years: Images and Artifacts

May 9 – June 30, 2017
MayWorks Beyond Traditional: Women’s Work

Saturday February 18 – June 17, 2017
The Windsor Spitfires in Jerseys – 
The current incarnation of the Windsor Spitfires hockey franchise began its first season in the Ontario Major Junior Hockey League (OMJHL) on September 25, 1975. Throughout their recent history, the Windsor Spitfires have undergone a number of changes to the style of jerseys they wear on the ice. This exhibit will showcase a small sample of jerseys the Spitfires have worn. Spitfire ephemera, photographs and textiles from the 1970s to 1990s will also be displayed.

Tues – Sat 10 am – 5 pm, Sun 11 am – 5 pm, $5
519.253.1812, www.citywindsor.ca
Chimczuk Museum – 401 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor

Park House Museum

June 1 – August 31, 2017, Confederation House

Mon – Fri, 11 am – 4 pm, $4/Adult, $3/Senior, $2.50/Child
519.736.2511 , www.parkhousemuseum.com
Park House Museum – 214 Dalhousie St., ?Amherstburg

Start Date: 20170601

End Date: 20170630

Seriously Trivia

Jun
02

Date: Jun 02, 2017 - Jun 02, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Seriously Trivia

Friday June 2, 2017. Mack Flash Entertainment has teamed up with the Walkerville Brewery to bring the fun to you! Combining the teamwork of trivia with the interactivity of a game show, and throwing in some great prizes, this game provides everything you need for a good time with friends. Come early for a good seat: we play 3 games (at 6, 7, and 8 pm), with prizes for each game winning team.

6 pm – 9 pm
519.254.6067, Facebook: Mac Flash Entertainment
Walkerville Brewery – 525 Argyle Rd., Windsor

Start Date: 20170602

End Date: 20170602

4th Annual Probert Classic Hockey Game 2017

Jun
02

Date: Jun 02, 2017 - Jun 02, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

4th Annual Probert Classic Hockey Game 2017

Friday June 2, 2017. The 4th annual Probert Classic hockey game presented by the GW Foundation takes place at Tecumseh Arena. Enjoy a night of fun for all ages! Watch the Johnny Shotz Blackhawks take on the Sprint Construction Red Wings. Both teams consist of current and alumni NHL, AHL, OHL players along with Probert family and friends. All proceeds support Cardiac Care in Windsor and Essex County. Take a chance at winning great raffle prizes, play Chuck-a-Puck and more! Snacks and beverages will also be available for purchase.

Door open 5:30 pm, Puck drop 7 pm,  $10 (Ages 10 & under free)
519.257.5234, Facebook: Probert Classic
Tecumseh Arena – 12021 McNorton St., Tecumseh 

 

Start Date: 20170602

End Date: 20170602

Poor Boy Luncheon

Jun
02

Date: Jun 02, 2017 - Jun 02, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Poor Boy Luncheon

Friday June 2, 2017.  Join us for a pulled pork lunch, a cold drink, and support a great cause! With your support we hope to continue the long standing tradition of success this event has enjoyed in Windsor for the past 40 plus year. Because of generosity from community members such as you, we have been able to make significant contributions to Cystic Fibrosis Canada – Essex-Kent Chapter for over 4 decades. These donations have impacted children all across our region, allowing many of them to stay here in our community when previously they would have been forced to go elsewhere for the care they need.

11 am – 2 pm, $10
519.251.4009, Facebook: 41st Annual Poor Boy Luncheon
Giovanni Caboto Club, Canada Room – 2175 Parent Ave., Windsor

Start Date: 20170602

End Date: 20170602

Windsor Ribfest

Jun
02

Date: Jun 02, 2017 - Jun 02, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Windsor Ribfest

Friday June 2 – Sunday June 4, 2017. The 6th Annual Windsor Ribfest takes place at Riverfront Festival Plaza in Downtown Windsor. Of course you’ll enjoy great food including ribs from the world’s top ribbers but there’s other choices from restaurants and food vendors too. Enjoy beer, coolers, and wine in the beer garden. Bands will play live on the stage. Enjoy exhibitors and lots of fun for children too. A specially selected judging panel will vote on the best ribs and the public will be able to vote for the “people’s choice” award. New this year is a Craft Beer Market featuring some of Ontario’s top brewers including: Flying Monkeys, Barnstormer Brewing, Iconic Brewing, Highlander Brewing, Naughty Otter and more. Come on out and enjoy great food and fun!

Fri 4 pm – 11 pm, Sat 11 am – 11 pm, Sun 11 am – 7 pm, Free admission
519.636.4037, northernheatribfest.ca
Riverfront Festival Plaza – 370 Riverside Dr. E., Windsor 

 

Start Date: 20170602

End Date: 20170604

2017 CWATS Celebration

Jun
02

Date: Jun 02, 2017 - Jun 02, 2017

Location: 360 Fairview Avenue West

Category: County Wide Active Transportation (CWATS)

Join us for the 2017 County Wide Active Transportation System (CWATS) Celebrations!

Please come out and join us for 30 minutes of fun! Walk or ride your bike with local leaders to celebrate CWATS and Canada 150. This free event will feature giveaways, prizes, snacks and more, sponsored in part by Healthy Kids Community Challenge Windsor-Essex. 

This is the CWATS Kick-off event which will be held at the Essex Civic Centre. 

Ribs and Ragtime

Jun
03

Date: Jun 03, 2017 - Jun 03, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Ribs and Ragtime

Saturday June 3, 2017. This highly anticipated summertime tradition offers food, fun and live entertainment by Straight Ahead from Detroit Michigan. Reservations required.

4 pm – 8 pm, $50
519.736.5433, www.amherstburgfreedom.org
Amherstburg Freedom Museum –  277 King St., Amherstburg

Start Date: 20170603

End Date: 20170603

Windsor Dance eXperience Presents The Snow Queen

Jun
03

Date: Jun 03, 2017 - Jun 03, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Windsor Dance eXperience Presents The Snow Queen

Saturday June 3 and Sunday June 4, 2017. Windsor Dance eXperience presents their 50th production, The Snow Queen. Enjoy the world of Hans Christan Andersen brought to life through the magic of dance. Follow the journey of Gerta as she travels through the four seasons in search of her dear friend Kai, who was kidnapped by the frozen-hearted Snow Queen. Can Gerta find Kai before he is consumed by cold and bitterness forever? Will the other seasons be able to stop the Snow Queen before she turns the world into a forever winter?
This all dance production is partnered with colourful lights, effects and costumes, creative set designs and Bollywood, Irish, African, Chinese, Jazz and Contemporary dance. Come join us in a world where the seasons are ruled by four very different siblings who must learn to compromise and balance.

Sat 7 pm, Sun 2:30 pm, $20/Adult, $15/Youth
519.253.2466, windsordanceexperience.ca
The Capitol Theatre –  121 University Ave. W., Windsor

Start Date: 20170603

End Date: 20170604

Art Cart Tours

Jun
03

Date: Jun 03, 2017 - Jun 03, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Art Cart Tours

Saturday June 3 & Sunday June 4, 2017. Every weekend from May – October 8, 2017, you can hop on board the Windsor Sculpture Park’s Art Cart for a one-hour tour of the beautiful riverfront parks and Sculpture Garden. The Art Cart is an electric golf cart, which can hold five people. Tours run on a first-come-first-served basis, weather permitting. Children 13 years old and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

Sat & Sun: 11 am – 5 pm, additionally in July & Aug Wed – Fri 4 pm – 7:30 pm
Free Admission
519.253.1812, www.citywindsor.ca
Foot of Ouellette Ave & Riverside Dr. W, Windsor
Just west of the turnaround, by the Windsor Sculpture Park Tour Sign.

Start Date: 20170603

End Date: 20170604

15th Annual I.C.H.A Fishing Derby

Jun
03

Date: Jun 03, 2017 - Jun 03, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

15th Annual I.C.H.A Fishing Derby

Saturday June 3, 2017. This annual handicapable fishing derby is held at the Riverfront, and is sponsored by Breadth Consulting Inc., Easy Insure LaSalle and Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island.  Our members spend the day learning how to fish while enjoying the summer weather. Our event has been featured on the Canadian Sportsfishing Show.

9 am
www.icha.ca
Assumption Park, Windsor

 

Start Date: 20170603

End Date: 20170603

Naughty Girl’s Night Out

Jun
03

Date: Jun 03, 2017 - Jun 03, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Naughty Girl’s Night Out

Saturday June 3, 2017. This event is so much more! More food! More entertainment! More prizes! More vendors! Psychics, henna artist, comedians, Pole Fitness, art, artists, Male Revue, music, food and desserts. Alice in Wonderland themed this is night to not be missed! We are so proud to be working with Five/Fourteen to raise awareness of the importance of Gay Straight Alliances in our community. Five/Fourteen is the only foster agency dedicated solely to providing services and support to lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, queer, two-spirit, and otherwise gender-independent children and youth in foster care.

7 pm, $25
519.253.2929, www.oldewalkervilletheatre.com
Olde Walkerville Theatre – 1564 Wyandotte St. E., Windsor

Start Date: 20170603

End Date: 20170603

Magic Men Live!

Jun
03

Date: Jun 03, 2017 - Jun 03, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Magic Men Live!

Saturday June 3, 2017. Ladies night just got a lot more interesting… Magic Men Live! invites ladies to let loose in an empowering, fun-filled environment and embark on an unforgettable night out with sexy production of trilling choreographic displays and themed acts set to the hottest music and original compositions. This re-imagined approach to ladies night entertainment provides audiences with an intensely exciting and innovative cabaret-style show, filled with comedic skits and theatrics, sexy dance moves, audience participation and of course, more than a little skin! In addition to the libidinous fare, the experience is enhanced with interactive visual aesthetics, state of the art lighting, contemporary sound design, and interactive segments.

8 pm, $25 and up
519.252.6579. chryslertheatre.com
Chrysler Theatre – 201 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor

Start Date: 20170603

End Date: 20170603

St Matthew’s Yard Sale – June 3rd 2017 9-1

Jun
03

Date: Jun 03, 2017 - Jun 03, 2017

Location: 1600 Norfolk Ave Windsor

Category: Community Events

Yard and Bake Sale Saturday June 3rd 2017 9AM-1PM St Matthew’s Church 1600 Norfolk St., Windsor Used Items and Delicious Treats

Ribs and Ragtime

Jun
03

Date: Jun 03, 2017 - Jun 03, 2017

Location: 277 King St., Amherstburg

Category: Community Events

Join us for Ribs and Ragtime at the Amherstburg Freedom Museum on June 4, 2016, 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. This highly anticipated summertime tradition offers food, fun and live entertainment by Straight Ahead from Detroit Michigan. Get your tickets by visiting the Museum, 277 King St., Amherstburg or online at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ribs-and-ragtime-tickets-33716709586 For more information visit: www.AmherstburgFreedom.org or ‘Like’ us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/AmherstburgFreedom.

Aisling ‘n’ Gael

Jun
04

Date: Jun 04, 2017 - Jun 04, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Aisling ‘n’ Gael

Sunday June 4, 2017. In honor of our 30th Anniversary the Emerald Isle Dance Society is hosting Aisling ’n’ Gael, a celebration of Celtic Family, Fun and Friendship. This Gaelic event will feature performances by the Border Cities Caledonia Pipe Band, Musicians Glen MacNeil and Kenneth MacLeod and of course our own Emerald Isle Irish Dancers.

2:30 pm, $20
519.253.2929, www.oldewalkervilletheatre.com
Olde Walkerville Theatre – 1564 Wyandotte St. E., Windsor

Start Date: 20170604

End Date: 20170604

Eau Canada- Heritage Rivers Paddling Day

Jun
04

Date: Jun 04, 2017 - Jun 04, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Eau Canada- Heritage Rivers Paddling Day

Sunday June 4, 2017. Celebrate the important Detroit River Watershed with a range of free paddling activities. Learn the history and environmental significance of this Canadian Heritage River while enjoying it by canoe, kayak, or paddleboard. Hosted at stations throughout the region. More details to come.

10 am – 2 pm
www.erca.org
Various Locations

Start Date: 20170604

End Date: 20170604