Durham Region

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Durham Celebrates 150

In 2017 Canada is coming together to celebrate it's 150th year of confederation.

In Durham that means a celebration of creativity and culture with something for everyone!

From bike rides to gourmet food trucks, performance in the park to night-time music festivals, Durham Region offers events that will be sure to give you a taste of all the goodness the region has to offer.

We invite residents and visitors alike to celebrate the diverse communities and creative talent that live within Durham's eight municipalities. Explore local businesses and organizations as you take in the sights, sounds, smells, and flavours of the region.

Come and see what Durham has to offer.

Scugog

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Scugog Summer Jam

Are you ready to rock out? The Scugog Summer Jam music festival takes over the Port Perry Fairgrounds, from June 30 to July 2. Celebrate Canada's birthday in style as Scugog welcomes a great lineup of rock and country acts, including:

June 30 - Big Wreck with special guests The Pick Brothers Band and The Bomb.

July 1 - Juno nominee Aaron Pritchett with special guests Brooklyn Roebuck and Marshall Dane.

July 2 - Local, live entertainment and special events.

Fans will enjoy visiting vendor booths, food trucks and the Waterloo Brewing Company before joining fellow concert goers under the special event canopy to see their favourite artists.

Tickets are $35 in advance, $40 at the gate, or purchase a two-night ticket combo for $60! Tickets are on sale through ticketfly.com and available at Vos Independence in Port Perry

Uxbridge

Thomas the Tank Engine

Get your tickets to spend the day with Thomas the Tank Engine!

All aboard – it's time to set friendship in motion with Thomas the Tank Engine! Little engineers are invited to spend a day of friendship and family fun with everyone's favourite locomotive.

Tickets are now on sale for Day Out with Thomas: The Friendship Tour 2017 taking place August 11 to 13 and 18 to 20, at the York Durham Heritage Railway in Uxbridge. Now in its 22nd year, this highly popular children's tour will make 42 trips across the US and Canada, and will feature an array of friendship-inspired activities such as: photo opportunities, crafts, and more.

barn Pickering

Dinner and a Show

Cozy up to a delightful dinner and show at a 150-year-old dairy barn in Pickering this winter. Herongate features delicious buffet dining and hilarious, full-run theatrical comedies in a unique and rustic setting. Cozy up to a delightful dinner and...
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skiing Durham Region

Hit the Slopes

While the season was short last year, this chilly winter has brought us lots of fluffy white snow and is laying the groundwork for a busy and long ski season. We are incredibly lucky to live in Durham Region, where we have four ski resorts that make for a world-class...
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musicians Oshawa

RMG Fridays tonight!

Happy second anniversary! Come out to the Robert McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa tonight (Feb. 1) as they host a community-themed Block Party, co-hosted by Oshawa Mayor John Henry, Dr. Steven E. Franklin of Trent University, Dr. Tim McTiernan of the...
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skiing Durham Region

Hit the Slopes

While the season was short last year, this chilly winter has brought us lots of fluffy white snow and is laying the groundwork for a busy and long ski season. We are incredibly lucky to live in Durham Region, where we have four ski resorts that make for a world-class...
MORE »

musicians Oshawa

RMG Fridays tonight!

Happy second anniversary! Come out to the Robert McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa tonight (Feb. 1) as they host a community-themed Block Party, co-hosted by Oshawa Mayor John Henry, Dr. Steven E. Franklin of Trent University, Dr. Tim McTiernan of the...
MORE »

barn Pickering

Dinner and a Show

Cozy up to a delightful dinner and show at a 150-year-old dairy barn in Pickering this winter. Herongate features delicious buffet dining and hilarious, full-run theatrical comedies in a unique and rustic setting. Cozy up to a delightful dinner and...
MORE »

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