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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 check out our Special Events Policy and Procedure Manual or contact the Festivals & Special Events Coordinator.

2016 Events in Goderich
February 5-7Winterfest 2016Various around Town
March 11-13 & 18-2067th Young Canada Hockey WeekArenas
March 26Kinsmen Easter Egg Hunt Courthouse Park
May 6 to 8Goderich Home & Cottage Show  519-524-1175 Memorial Arena
May 10The Sound of Goderich   519-524-2103TBD
May 15Run Around the Square      Around Town
May 21 to October 8Goderich Farmers' Market  (every Saturday)  519-440-0871Courthouse Square  
May 22 to October 9Goderich Flea Market  (every Sunday)  519-440-0871Courthouse Square  
May 25 to September 14Circle City Cruize Nights (every 2nd Wednesday) 519-524-2477Lions' Harbour Park
May 26 to August 25Downtown Concerts (every Thursday)  519-440-0871Courthouse Park
June 18Huron's Multicultural FestivalCourthouse Park
June 19 to September 4Sunday Concerts   519-524-9803 Lions' Harbour Park
June 25Children's FestivalMemorial Arena
June 29Circle City Beach Cruize  519-524-2477Main Beach - Grass Area
June 30Canada Day Fireworks DisplayBeach
July 1Canada Day Picnic & ParadeCourthouse Park/Around Town
July 1Dash for Diabetes Beach
July 3Lions Beef Barbecue   519-524-2048Lions' Harbour Park
July 8 to 10Festival of Arts & Crafts  519-524-5333Courthouse Park
July 8 to August 26Piping Down the Sun (every Friday) Rotary Cove
July 13 to 16Kinsmen SummerfestVarious around Town
July 23Horticultural Garden TourVarious around Town 
July 23Memories Then and Now Car Show  519-524-2477Courthouse Square
July 29 to August 112th Annual Don Johnston Memorial Slo PitchAgricultural Park      
July 3121st Annual Goderich Firefighters Breakfast  Fire Hall
August 1 to 5Celtic CollegeG.D.C.I.
August 5 to 7Celtic Roots Festival   519-524-8221Lions' Harbour Park
August 5 to 7Goderich Art Club Annual Art Show  519-482-5623McKay Centre
August 13 & 14Radio Control Model Air Show   519-612-1020Goderich Municipal Airport
August 19-21Goderich Salt FestivalVarious around Town 
August 21Goderich Triathlon                         Main Beach
September 2 & 3West Coast Bluesfest   Livery & around Town  
September 2 to 5Labour Day Fast Ball Tournament  519-524-9382 Agricultural Park                  
September 18Terry Fox RunKinsmen Centre   
October 31Hallowe'en ActivitiesVarious around Town 
November 5Country Christmas Craft Show  519-524-7353G.D.C.I.
November 5 & 6Huron Tract Spinners & Weavers   519-393-6054Huron County Museum
November 11Remembrance Day  Courthouse Park
November 12 & 13                       IODE Christmas House Tour               Various around Town
November 18Angel Tree CeremonyLions Harbour Park
November 19Santa Claus ParadeCourthouse Square
November 19 to mid January 2017Festival of Lights CelebrationsVarious around Town

These are tentative dates/locations & subject to change.