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Windsor Orchid Society Show and Sale

Oct
21

Date: Oct 21, 2017 - Oct 22, 2017

Location: 1520 Cyril's Slovak Centre 1520 Chandler Rd. Windsor On N8Y 4P7

Category: Community Events

The 5th Annual Windsor Orchid Society Show and Sale will take place on Saturday October 21st and Sunday October 22nd at St. Cyril's Slovak Centre, 1520 Chandler Rd., Windsor, Ontario. This American Orchid Society Judged Show will feature Orchid Displays and vendors from as far away as Ecuador. This is Windsor's premiere floral event that never disappoints. The show is open to the public on the Saturday from 11:00am to 5:00pm and on the Sunday from 11:00am to 4:00pm. Admission is $6.00, $5.00 with coupon.

Sundays in the Studio at the Art Gallery of Windsor

Oct
22

Date: Oct 22, 2017 - Oct 22, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Sundays in the Studio at the Art Gallery of Windsor

Sunday October 22, 2017. Join us every Sunday for FREE drop-in workshops led by local artists, presented with the support of Anne Safranyos & family. For the month of October, Kristina Bradt leads the Art Gallery of Windsor’s Sundays in the Studio program with fun and inventive activities! Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

1 pm – 4 pm, Free with $10 Gallery admission
519.977.0013, www.agw.ca
Art Gallery of Windsor – 401 Riverside Dr. W.

Start Date: 20171022

End Date: 20171022

Bach and Sons – Windsor

Oct
22

Date: Oct 22, 2017 - Oct 22, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Bach and Sons – Windsor

Sunday October 22, 2017. The WSO concludes its cycle of Johann Sebastian Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos on a program with works by three of his sons. The Bach family boasts more than 50 known musicians and composers. This concert features the conclusion of our cycle of Johann Sebastian Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos alongside works by three of his sons.

2:30 pm
519.973.1238 Ext. 2, windsorsymphony.com
The Heritage Auditorium – 400 Huron Church Rd., Windsor

 

Start Date: 20171022

End Date: 20171022

Bike the Bridge 2017

Oct
22

Date: Oct 22, 2017 - Oct 22, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Bike the Bridge 2017

Sunday October 22, 2017. This is it — your only chance to ride across the border! Riders will gather in Clark Park in Detroit at 7 am. At 8 am sharp, the group will head to the Ambassador Bridge, ride across and back, then embark on a 15-mile ride through Detroit.
After the ride, boxed lunch is included in the cost of registration. A meat, vegetarian and vegan/gluten-free option is available at registration. Ride starts and ends at Clark Park in Detroit and is sweeper-supported. T-shirt included in cost of registration.
Advance registration is mandatory due to customs regulations. Enhanced drivers license, NEXUS or passport is required. Ride limited to 1000 registrants.

7 am, bike at 8 am, $70
www.tour-de-troit.org/bikethebridge
Clark Park – 1130 Clark St., Detroit

Start Date: 20171022

End Date: 20171022

The Snow Sisters

Oct
22

Date: Oct 22, 2017 - Oct 22, 2017

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Category: Community Events

The Snow Sisters

Sunday October 22, 2017. This show uses the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale “The Snow Queen” as it’s source material.

11 am and 2 pm, $25 and up
529.252.6579, chryslertheatre.com
Chrysler Theatre – 201 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor

Start Date: 20171022

End Date: 20171022

Harvest Yoga, Wine & View

Oct
22

Date: Oct 22, 2017 - Oct 22, 2017

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Category: Community Events

Harvest Yoga, Wine & View

Sunday October 22, 2017. Enjoy a chilled out afternoon celebrating the harvest for a great cause! Join us for a one hour ALL LEVELS yoga class with an awesome vibe overlooking beautiful vineyards in the heart of wine country. Our yoga class is followed by a glass of wine and delicious appies including vegetarian and gluten free options. A portion of each ticket sale will be going to the Royal Canadian Legion Harrow Branch 338.

11 am – 3 pm, $33 + tax
www.sprucewoodshores.com
Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery –  7258 County Road 50, RR #5, Amherstburg

Start Date: 20171022

End Date: 20171022

Caboto Wine Tours

Oct
22

Date: Oct 22, 2017 - Oct 22, 2017

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Category: Community Events

Caboto Wine Tours

Sunday October 22, 2017. Includes lunch, 4 wine tours/tastings and bus transportation. Contact the Caboto office to reserve your spot!

10:15 am – 5:30 pm, $55
519. 252.8383, cabotoclub.com
Caboto Club – 2175 Parent Ave, Windsor

Start Date: 20171022

End Date: 20171022

Teutonia Club Oktoberfest

Oct
22

Date: Oct 22, 2017 - Oct 22, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Teutonia Club Oktoberfest

Sunday October 22, 2017. Traditional German Food, Imported German Beer, German Dance Performances. Music by the Hetzel Band 4:00 til 8:00 Pm. Come out and celebrate Oktoberfest with us!!

11:30 am – 8 pm, Free Admission
www.teutoniaclub.com
Fogolar Furlan Club – 1800 North Service Rd., Windsor

Start Date: 20171022

End Date: 20171022

Harness Racing

Oct
22

Date: Oct 22, 2017 - Oct 22, 2017

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Category: Community Events

Harness Racing

Sunday October 22, 2017. Fan appreciate day, and 2 $1000 giveaways from Mae’s Travel Agency!  Get up close for live harness racing at Leamington Raceway; a Half Mile Harness Horse Race Track located on the Beautiful Leamington Fairgrounds. Racing every Sunday in August, September, and October. Weekly draws and events for fans and families!

Post time 1:30 pm
519.817.9734, www.lakeshorehorseraceway.com
Leamington Raceway – 194 Erie St. N., Leamington

Start Date: 20171022

End Date: 20171022

LCBO Classes – October 2017

Oct
23

Date: Oct 23, 2017 - Oct 23, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

LCBO Classes – October 2017

A fresh take on all things fall.

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

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Monday October 2, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Panini & Marinis – $40 – A Product Consultant will create six martinis each of which will be paired with a panini created by Orlando Nalli, owner Of Vesta Pizzeria and Antipasto Bar.

Tuesday October 3, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Thanksgiving with A ‘Twist’ – $65 – Sergio Zevallos of Caesar’s Windsor redefines “classic” Thanksgiving ingredients and turns them into an exceptional meal. On the menu: Wild Rice and Mushroom -Stuffed Turkey Breast with Cranberry-Balsamic Demi Glaze; and Pecan Crumble Bread Pudding.

Wednesday October 4, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Sour Cocktails for Thanksgiving Entertaining – $35 – Sour cocktails are a category all their own and are the ideal way to start an evening. Tonight, a Product Consultant will discuss the history of sour cocktails, the perfect ratios to be used.

Thursday October 5, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Potatoes, Poe-Tat-Oh’s – $65 – Chef Lisa Powers of The Cake And Pastry Connection will teach you about potato varietals and their ideal usage. On the menu: Leek and Potato Soup; Potato Pancakes with Salmon; Spinach and Basil Gnocchi; and Sweet Potato Pie.

Wednesday October 11, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Dare to Compare Scotch: Barrel Origins – $75 – We will pour out four scotches, each finished in a different barrel style and, to compare, pour a product from the category of beverage that was once contained in those barrels. As an added bonus, each pair of products will be matched with a food using one of those beverages as its ingredient.

Thursday October 12, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Oktoberfest Fall Favourites – $65 – Chef Helmut Markert knows that nothing says “let’s celebrate fall” better than seasonal celebratory foods! On the menu: Goulash Soup; Field Salad with Double-Smoked Bacon; Beef Rouladen with Braised Cabbage and Dumplings; and Black Forest Torte.

Friday October 13, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Pizzas & Calzones – $65 – With Chef Jennifer Hillis, learn how to make dough then cover it with some of the best ingredients. On the menu: Fig, Prosciutto and Blue Cheese Pizza; Thai Pizza; Brie, Caramelized Onion and Mushroom Calzone; Sweet Potato and Goat’s Cheese Pizza; and Mascarpone and Berry Dessert Calzone.

Tuesday October 17, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. A’ is for Apple – $65 – Chef Benjamin Leblanc-Beaudoin, Chef of The Iron Kettle Bed & Breakfast, returns to the kitchen with an autumn menu. On the menu: Apple Chip Salad; Spiced Apple Gnocchi; Braised Pork Shoulder with Apple Whiskey Demi Glace; and Poached Apple.

Wednesday October 18, 6:30 PM – 8 PM. Indigenous Grape Varieties of the World – $45 -You will explore six indigenous grape varieties from various regions, each paired with food inspired by its country of origin.

Thursday October 19, 6 PM – 8:30 PM. Hands-On Wild About Wontons – $80 – Culinary instructor Suzy Cui will be teaching you simple wrapping skills and how to make different fillings. On the menu: Traditional Pork and Green Onion Wonton Soup; Deep-Fried Sweet Potato and Cheese Wontons; Asian Napa Salad with Ginger Garlic Dressing; and Golden Nutella Walnut Wontons.

Friday October 20, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Tabling Woodman Spirits – $40 – Rick Doyle, from Woodman Wine & Spirits, presents an incredible assortment of fine spirits. Tonight, we will sample Norvegia Vodka, White Owl Whiskey, Old Pulteney Scotch, El Dorado Rum, Hine Cognac and Writers Tears Whiskey. You will also taste each spirit with a mini course of a six-course meal.

Monday October 23, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Tabling Local Whiskies – $40 – Dr. Don Livermore of Corby Spirit & Wine will serve up six locally produced Whiskies, each paired with a mini course of a six-course meal to bring out the best each glass has to offer.

Tuesday October 24, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Feast from the Middle East – $65 – Chef Fred Sorrell, of Green Leaf Specialty Grocer, transports your palate and imagination miles away, to savour authentic, delicious and colourful Middle Eastern dishes. On the menu: Hummus; Majadara; Falafel; Shish Tawook; and Maghmour.

Wednesday October 25, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Gruit & Flavoured Beers – $35 – Herbs, spices and fruit were widely used preservatives, creating gruit ales. Tonight you will explore these areas of beer, with eight samples to illustrate the best examples of these unique brews.

Thursday October 26, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Fall for Italian – $65 – Chef Giuseppe Piruzza, of Cooper’s Hawk Vineyards, shares a delicious and creative vegetable-laden meal designed to please. On the menu: Chèvre, Candied Pecans, Dried Cranberries and Rainbow Radishes with Fig-Balsamic Vinaigrette; Portobello Mushroom Tower; Layered Vegetable Lasagna, and Zucchini and Mornay Sauce.

Friday October 27, 6 PM – 9 PM. A Bacon-Lover’s Delight – $90 – Jules Mailloux, of the BBQ Den and Pitmaster returns to the kitchen with a new collection of bacon-enhanced dishes to delight your taste buds. On the menu: Bacon Mac ’n’ Cheese Egg Rolls; Cheesy Bacon Quinoa Bites; Bacon Butternut Squash Ravioli; Jules’ Signature Bacon “Bombs;” and Bacon Cinnamon Rolls.

Start Date: 20171023

End Date: 20171027

Lecture by Historian Andy Robertshaw

Oct
24

Date: Oct 24, 2017 - Oct 24, 2017

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Category: Community Events

Lecture by Historian Andy Robertshaw

Tuesday October 24, 2017. Famous U.K. Military Historian Andy Robertshaw will be at the Chimczuk Museum providing a lecture on a topic surrounding food and the First World War.

10 am – 5 pm, $5/adults, $4/students and seniors
519.253.1812, museumwindsor.ca
Chimczuk Museum – 401 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor

Start Date: 20171024

End Date: 20171024

Lecture by Historian Andy Robertshaw

Oct
24

Date: Oct 24, 2017 - Oct 24, 2017

Location: 401 Riverside Drive West

Category: Community Events

Famous U.K. Military Historian Andy Robertshaw will be at the Chimczuk Museum providing a lecture on a topic surrounding food and the First World War. Admission is $5/adults, $4/students & seniors. Please visit www.museumwindsor.ca for more information.

Turn of the Screw

Oct
25

Date: Oct 25, 2017 - Oct 25, 2017

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Category: Community Events

Turn of the Screw

Wednesday October 25 and Thursday October 26, 2017. A young governess cares for two children at Bly House. She has been hired by their uncle and guardian, who lives in London and is too busy to care for them. After hiring her, he laid three stipulations on the Governess: Never to write to him about the children, never to inquire about the history of Bly House, and never to abandon the children.

8 pm
abridgedopera.com
Willistead Manor – 1899 Niagara St, Windsor

Start Date: 20171025

End Date: 20171026

Art History Film Series at the Art Gallery of Windsor

Oct
25

Date: Oct 25, 2017 - Oct 25, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Art History Film Series at the Art Gallery of Windsor

Wednesday October 25, 2017. Join us in the Clair E. and Anne Winterbottom 3rd Floor Gallery for The Art of the Northern Renaissance. We will be focusing on and discussing two films: Petrus Christus – Heir to van Eyck & Hugo van der Goes. Light refreshments served.

12 pm – 1 pm, Free with $10 Gallery Admission
519.977.0013, www.agw.ca
Art Gallery of Windsor – 401 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor

Start Date: 20171025

End Date: 20171025

Dallas Smith with Lauren Alaina

Oct
26

Date: Oct 26, 2017 - Oct 26, 2017

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Category: Community Events

Dallas Smith with Lauren Alaina

Thursday October 26, 2017

Platinum-selling Country artist Dallas Smith with special guest Lauren Alaina performs at The Colosseum. With his incredible range and unmistakable voice, Dallas Smiths combines the classic tunes of rock music with the lyrical power and sounds of Country to define himself as one of the best voices in Country music. Touring with Smith is special guest, up-and-coming country music star, Lauren Alaina. Alaina first captured America’s hearts when she appeared on American idol, followed shortly in January 2017 with the release of her #1 debut album featuring her first hit single of the same name “Road Less Traveled”.

8 pm, $25 and up
1.800.991.7777, caesarswindsor.com
The Colosseum – 377 Riverside Drive East, Windsor ON

 

Start Date: 20171026

End Date: 20171026

Sip & Swirl Thursday at the Art Gallery of Windsor

Oct
26

Date: Oct 26, 2017 - Oct 26, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Sip & Swirl Thursday at the Art Gallery of Windsor

Thursday October 26, 2017. Join us for a relaxing and fun evening to create your own masterpiece! Tickets include a complimentary glass of wine, snacks, studio materials and exhibition admission. Seats are limited, so RSVP soon!

6 pm – 8 pm, $50/person
519.977.0013, www.agw.ca
Art Gallery of Windsor – 401 Riverside Dr. W.

Start Date: 20171026

End Date: 20171026

Harrow Blood Donor Clinic

Oct
26

Date: Oct 26, 2017 - Oct 26, 2017

Location: 390 Sinasac Street West, Harrow, ON

Category: Community Events

Camoes Portuguese Club of Harrow 390 Sinasac Street West, Harrow Thursday, October 26 2pm - 7pm Many open appointments! Please walk in, bring a friend and give the Gift of Life!

Tariq Harb, Guitar Recital

Oct
27

Date: Oct 27, 2017 - Oct 27, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Tariq Harb, Guitar Recital

Friday October 27, 2017.  After winning both the First Prize and the Audience Choice Award in the Barrios WorldWideWeb Competition, the First Prize in the Montreal International Classical Guitar Competition, and the ‘Governor of Tokyo’ prize in the Tokyo International Classical Guitar Competition, Tariq Harb quickly established himself as one of the leading classical guitarists of his generation. Harb’s “well-deserved acclaim complements the virtuosity and freshness with which he is known to perform.” (Savino Music) His playing demonstrates “not just his flawless technique but also his refined taste and a great, innate sense for truly beautiful interpretation.” (The Jordan Times) Chosen as CBC Radio’s NEXT! guitarist in 2013, he was celebrated as “Canada’s next classical guitar superstar” and was showcased performing at the Glenn Gould studios in Canada, which helped further propel his career worldwide.

7:30 pm, $20/Adult, $5/Student
519.253.3000 x4212, www.uwindsor.ca/soca
Capitol Theatre’s Kelly Theatre – 121 University Ave. W., Windsor

Start Date: 20171027

End Date: 20171027

Dale’s Friday Coffee House

Oct
27

Date: Oct 27, 2017 - Oct 27, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Dale’s Friday Coffee House

Friday October 27, 2017. Join folk music singer songwriter Dale Butler for a local line up of live entertainment. The evening will be hosted by radio personality Jan Hall from Folk Roots Radio.
Performing musicians include: Mathhew R. Ferrari, Justin Latam, Paul Jones, Jullie Ross, Wayne Bennett & The Kingsvillans, Keith Stiner and John McDonald. Come out for a great night of Acoustic Music, Refreshments, and Community!

7 pm, $10/suggested donation
519.326.8805, banktheatre.com
Knox Hall – 58 Erie St. S., Leamington

Start Date: 20171027

End Date: 20171027

The Dining Room

Oct
27

Date: Oct 27, 2017 - Oct 27, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

The Dining Room

Friday October 27 – Sunday October 29, 2017. From little boys to stern grandfathers, and from giggling teenage girls to Irish housemaids, a wide array of diverse characters and overlapping vignettes create a touching in-depth portrait of the vanishing lifestyle of the wealthy WASPs (White Anglo-Saxon Protestants), and an ode to the once vital centre of family life, the dining room.

Also playing Wed Nov 1 – Sun Nov 5, 2017

Fri & Sat 8 pm, Sun 2 pm, $22
519.253.3000 x 2808, uwindsor.ca
Essex Hall Theatre – 401 Sunset Ave., Windsor

Start Date: 20171027

End Date: 20171029

Black Donnelly’s – The Truth Lies Six Feet Under

Oct
27

Date: Oct 27, 2017 - Oct 27, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Black Donnelly’s – The Truth Lies Six Feet Under

Friday October 27, 2017. The history of the infamous 1800s feud between the Donnelly family and the town people of Lucan, Ontario is finally being told on the big screen in this highly anticipated local production. After a land dispute went sour, a man lay dead and the Donnellys found themselves in the midst of a growing feud. On one side an Irish immigrant family known for their quick tempers and fighting prowess, on the other side an scorned mob dead set on revenge, and young love caught in the middle. The true story told at last, unbiased and unfettered. Running time 43 min.

7 pm, $12
Facebook: Black Donnelly’s – The Truth Lies Six Feet Under
Olde Walkerville Theatre – 1564 Wyandotte St. E., Windsor

Start Date: 20171027

End Date: 20171027

Barrel Aged Scotch Ale Launch

Oct
27

Date: Oct 27, 2017 - Oct 27, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Barrel Aged Scotch Ale Launch

Friday October 27, 2017. Join us as we re-release and celebrate our Barrel Aged Scotch Ale! This beer maintains its signature sweet and malty character, but is now complimented by vanilla and toffee notes from the bourbon barrel.

4 pm
519.254.6067, walkervillebrewery.com
Walkerville Brewery – 525 Argyle Rd., Windsor

Start Date: 20171027

End Date: 20171027

Paint with Pelee

Oct
27

Date: Oct 27, 2017 - Oct 27, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Paint with Pelee

Friday, October 27, 2017. A Little Paint, A little wine, a whole lot of fun…. No experience is necessary.

7 pm – 10 pm, $50
essexcountywineries.ca
Pelee Island Winery – 455 Seacliff Dr., Kingsville

Start Date: 20171027

End Date: 20171027

Willistead Night Market

Oct
27

Date: Oct 27, 2017 - Oct 27, 2017

Location:

Category: Community Events

Willistead Night Market

Friday October 27, 2017. This community market celebrates the hip and historic Walkerville Neighbourhood, bringing people together to enjoy local business, musicians and artists. A place for good times and great finds. The Willistead Night Market features menu items prepared by The Willistead Restaurant and The Walkerville Tavern with outdoor tables and chairs for guests to relax and enjoy their food. Enjoy live music and The Willistead Restaurant parking lot is licensed so guests can enjoy an alcoholic or non alcoholic beverage as they shop in the market. The market features local food producers, farmers, artists, crafts, musicians and inventive, creative and fun products. Admission is free and this is a child friendly event.

4:30 pm – 11 pm, Free
519.253.8226, Facebook: Willistead Market
The Willistead Restaurant – 1840 Wyandotte St. E., Windsor

Start Date: 20171027

End Date: 20171027

Halloween Themed P.D. Day at Museum Windsor

Oct
27

Date: Oct 27, 2017 - Oct 27, 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. Looking for something to do with the kids on a PD Day? Stop by the Chimczuk Museum for some spooky fun including a scavenger hunt and Halloween themed crafts.