Our local marquee events are annual, large, multi-day events and festivals taking place from spring through fall.
There are 7 marquee events we celebrate each year. We hope to see you there!
Congratulations to all 2016 MARQUEE EVENTS!
Look for updates for 2017 Coming Soon.
A Look Back at GREAT 2016 MARQUEE EVENTS!
Paris Lions Maple Syrup Festival
April 9, 2016
This Annual Maple Syrup Festival once again proved to be a wonderful day full of wood carving, maple candy making, pancakes, local business showcase, music, dancing and more.
Thousands kicked off spring 2016 in beautiful Downtown Paris enjoying this family friendly event.
Visit the Paris Lions website for more details.
Photo Gallery: Annual Paris Lions Maple Syrup Festival will appear here on the public site.
Springtime in Paris
Paris Lions Park - 80 Laurel St.
June 4 & 5, 2016
Saturday June 4 - 10am-5pm &
Sunday June 5 - 10am-4pm.
Springtime in Paris is a free festival in Lions Park including presentations, outdoor activities, art and music , food and much more for the whole family.
Visit the Springtime in Paris website for more details.
Photo Gallery: Springtime in Paris will appear here on the public site.
Rotary Charity Airshow - Congrats on another amazing year! See you again in 2017!
Brantford Muncipal Airport
August 31, 2016
A spectacular display of aerobatic performances, military aircraft on display, as well as local performers and other surprises. Catch that perfect photo as the aircraft take off from the runway directly in front of you, collect autographs throughout the day from performers, and help pack a parachute. There is something for every member of the family!
Visit the Rotary Charity Airhow website for more information.
Annual Paris Fair - Congrats on another amazing year!
Paris Fair Grounds
September 1-5, 2016
Since 1858, this annual fair brings people together to celebrate rural life through grandstand entertainment, agricultural displays, craft exhibits, livestock shows, midway rides and more!
Visit the Paris Fair website for more details.
Congrats on another great weekend St. George Applefest - FEO 2016 Top 100 Event!
Downtown St. George
September 17 & 18, 2016
St. George's Applefest event features over 120 vendors, local artisans with home décor, antiques, jewellery and more as well as fresh apple products for sale. Once again this amazing event is recognized as a Top 100 Event in Ontario!
Visit the St. George Applefest website for more details.
Burford Fall Fair
October 7-10, 2016 - Thanksgiving weekend
Since 1858 this true harvest fair has delighted visitors young and old with something for everyone from a midway to demo derby, vendors, live entertainment and much more there is something for everyone at the Burford Fair!
Visit the Burford Fair website for more details
Congrats to the 25th Annual Christmas in Paris
November 12-13, 2016
Various locations throughout Paris.
Christmas in Paris represents the finest in warm hospitality and unique holiday shopping. Visitors to the 25th Annual Christmas in Paris will find a fabulous assortment of one-of-a-kind treasures that are hand-made by local talented artisans. This shopping experience is truly delightful within an atmosphere of casual comfort enjoyed at various historical locations, grand foyers and artists' homes.
Find a map of Christmas in Paris locations here.
Visit the Christmas in Paris website for more details.
Photo Gallery: Christmas in Paris will appear here on the public site.
You can also view more special events for 2016 in our Seasons of Fun Festivals & Events brochure or in our online events calendar.
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