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Festivals & Events

Farmers' MarketGoderich is home to a long list of annual festivals and events that draw thousands to the community each year. Watch us come alive every season of the year with festivals and events to suit every taste.

For more information on events, contact Tourism Goderich at 1-800-280-7637 or email

If you are planning a festival or special event, please contact the
Festivals & Special Events Coordinator

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2017 Events in Goderich
Date Event Location
February 3 to 5 Winterfest 2017 Various around Town
February 26 103rd Annual Mariner's Service Knox Presbyterian Church
March 10-12 & 17-19 68th Young Canada Hockey Week Arenas 
April 7 & 8  Spring Fling Film Festival The Park Theatre
April 15 Kinsmen Easter Egg Hunt  Courthouse Park
April 30 Goderich Laketown Band 50th Anniversary Lakeshore United Church
May 5 to 7 Goderich Home & Cottage Show  519-524-1175  Memorial Arena
May 9   The Sound of Goderich   519-524-2103   Trintiy Christian Reformed Church
May 14 Run Around the Square   Around Town
May 20 to October 7 Goderich Farmers' Market  (every Saturday)  519-440-0871 Courthouse Square  
May 21 to October 8 Goderich Flea Market  (every Sunday)  519-440-0871 Courthouse Square  
May 24 to September 13 Circle City Cruize Nights (every 2nd Wednesday) 519-524-2477 Lions' Harbour Park
June 1 to August 31 Downtown Concerts (every Thursday)  519-440-0871 Courthouse Park
June 2 & 3 Mocha Shriners Spring Ceremonial Memorial Arena
June 16 Relay for Life  G.D.C.I. Track
June 18 to September 3 Sunday Concerts   519-612-1864  Lions' Harbour Park
June 24 Children's Festival Memorial Arena
June 25 Huron's Multicultural Festival Courthouse Park
June 28 Circle City Beach Cruize  519-524-2477 Main Beach - Grass Area
June 30 Canada Day Fireworks Display Beach
July 1 Canada Day Picnic & Parade Courthouse Park/Around Town
July 2 Lions Beef Barbecue   519-524-8714 Lions' Harbour Park
July 7 to 9 Festival of Arts & Crafts  519-524-5333 Courthouse Park
July 7 to August 25 Piping Down the Sun (every Friday) Rotary Cove
July 12 to 15 Kinsmen Summerfest Various around Town
July 15 Horticultural Garden Tour Various around Town 
July 22 Memories Then and Now Car Show  519-524-2477 Courthouse Square   
August 3 to 7 13th Annual Don Johnston Memorial Slo Pitch Agricultural Park   
August 6 22nd Annual Goderich Firefighters Breakfast   Fire Hall
August 7 to 11 Celtic College Goderich Public School
August 11 to 13 Celtic Roots Festival   519-524-8221 Lions' Harbour Park
August 11 to 13 Goderich Art Club Annual Art Show  519-482-5623 McKay Centre
August 19 & 20 Radio Control Model Air Show   519-525-0168
Goderich Municipal Airport
August 20 Goderich Triathlon                    Main Beach
September 1 & 2 West Coast Bluesfest  Around Town
September 1 to 4 Labour Day Fast Ball Tournament 519-617-3732     Agricultural Park               
September 17 Terry Fox Run
Kinsmen Centre    
October 31 Hallowe'en Activities Various around Town 
November 4 Country Christmas Craft Show 519-524-7353 G.D.C.I.
November 4 & 5 Huron Tract Spinners & Weavers AND
Goderich Quilter's Guild Show & Sale 
Huron County Museum
November 11 Remembrance Day   Courthouse Park
November 11 & 12                        IODE Christmas House Tour                Various around Town
November 17 Angel Tree Ceremony Lions Harbour Park
November 18 Santa Claus Parade Courthouse Square
November 18 to mid January 2018 Festival of Lights Celebrations Various around Town

These are tentative dates/locations & subject to change.