Welcome to the Acton Fall Fair.
September 15-17, 2017.
30 Park Avenue, Prospect Park, ACTON ON
Admission Prices (Prices include HST)
Adults - $9.00
Youths (13-17) & Seniors - $8.00
Children (5-12) (Children under 5 Free) - $4.00
3 Day Pass (three single day admissions) - advance sales only $20.00 – admission for 3 days/No refunds
Limited Disabled Parking - $5.00
3 day passes are advance sales only – Passes Available at: most local banks starting late August and Friday night of the fair at the gate house.
For more information please visit the Acton Fall Fair website.
Most people you talk to say how much they love living in Acton. We are a small, close knit community where people still meet and greet each other o n the street. More and more people are moving from the larger metropolises to enjoy our small town atmosphere.
The Acton B.I.A helps to organize a wide variety of family-friendly events throughout the year, including: the Acton Winter Carnival, Canada Day celebrations in Prospect Park, the Leathertown Festival, and more!
To learn more about Downtown Acton and the Acton B.I.A, please visit the Acton BIA website
Make your next event memorable at this historic and prestigious venue.
The availability of various size room, some interconnecting, allows for the event attendees to find areas to gather as a group or for individual chats. The hall has been the venue that has been used very successfully for dances, weddings, musical performances, charity fundraisers, galas, bridal and baby showers, annual general meetings, stag and does, community gatherings, family Christmas, birthday, and anniversary celebrations.
Please check our website for further details.
Don’t miss our Farmers’ Markets that run from June to the October – Thursday afternoons in Downtown Acton and Saturday mornings from 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM in Downtown Georgetown. The Farmers’ Markets are local gathering places where you’ll get service with a smile and enjoy the sights and sounds of a true small town experience.
For more information please visit the Downtown Acton and Downtown Georgetown websites.
Our professionally-trained staff are online experts who take the search for information beyond Google. Every week, approximately 2,220 people come through the Library’s doors to enjoy our services, programs and collections, in addition to the more than 3,000 who visit through our website.
The renewed and expanded Georgetown Branch and Halton Hills Cultural Centre officially opened on Saturday, January 26th, 2013. This greatly improved, environmentally friendly and fully accessible facility offers enhanced programs and services to meet the diverse needs of the Halton Hills community.
The building has numerous green features— a geothermal heating and cooling system, thermally efficient exterior walls and maximum glazing on the south side; exterior windows oriented to optimize sun exposure during the winter; strategic design of interior spaces to bring in daylight; light sensors to optimize artificial lighting; energy-efficient lighting fixtures and reduced lighting power density; energy recovery ventilators (ERV) units; and low-flow toilets and plumbing fixtures.
Halton Hills Public Library officially opened its new and improved 9,000 square foot branch in Acton, Ontario on February 26, 2011 to rave reviews. The building is fully accessible and energy efficient. It maximizes natural light, uses a geothermal system to heat and cool the building, incorporates green construction materials and techniques and conserves water through low flow fixtures. The Acton Branch was recently awarded a Gold Level of certification in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED).
Beyond the improved architectural and design features of the new space, the branch also boasts an ever-growing collection of electronic texts, more Internet stations (two express, three for children and six for teens and adults), more places to study (two study rooms and a community multi-purpose room) and two self-checkout stations for greater convenience.
To learn more, please visit their website .
The Acton Winter Carnival is an annual winter celebration that brings the entire Halton Hills community together!
This year the event will happen on the last weekend in January.
Come to the Acton Winter Carnival for some great family fun! Pancake Breakfast at the Acton Town Hall Centre, outdoor events at Prosect Park and Chili Cook-off and closing ceremonies at the Acton Town Hall Centre
To learn more, please visit the Downtown Acton BIA website.
Come out and celebrate Canada Day in Halton Hills with a variety of events!
During the day you can enjoy all of the festivities happening in Glen Williams - including the annual duck race! At night, you can head over to St. Alban's in Glen Williams for dinner & fireworks, head to Norval United Church to enjoy a a BBQ dinner and fireworks, or head to Acton's Prospect Park to enjoy a concert in the park followed by fireworks.
For more information on all of the Canada Day events, be sure to visit our Events Calendar!
The 2017 Leathertown Festival is Sunday August 13.
11am – 5pm
45 Mill Street East, Acton, Ontario
Located in Acton, Ontario and presented along Mill Street, the heritage of this festival is known well throughout the surrounding communities of Acton, Georgetown, Glen Williams, and many more communities that encompass the Niagara Escarpment. The festival features a wide variety of vendors, exhibitors, crafters, food, and artists We welcome you and your family to a safe place to enjoy a last bit of summer fun, and entertainment. We hope you enjoy yourselves and invite friends along!
To learn more please visit the Leathertown Festival website.
Come out and celebrate the 10th Season of Light Up the Hills!
Bring your friends and family out for a fun evening of entertainment, treats, and lots of community spirit! "Ignition" is held in Georgetown, the site of the original "Tree of Hope" and is the start of an entire month of sparkling trees and lighting displays depicting the winter season. Come out early to take advantage of this opportunity to be part of something spectacular!
At 7:00PM all the lights will be turned on! Not only will the trees light up but so will the eyes of children and adults alike - it's truly wonderful! Walk around the park with a hot chocolate and other treats and take in all the spectacular displays. Santa Claus joins us see the lights go on, too!
Join us on December 1 and help us "Light Up The Hills"!
Can't join us on the 1st? Don't worry, the lights will be on for viewing every night until January!
For more information, please visit their website .
Splash pads are a family-friendly place for children to enjoy the warm weather in a safe and fun environment. Enjoy our splash pads in both Acton and Georgetown, open daily from the Saturday of Victoria Day Weekend to the Monday of Labour Day Weekend. The splash pad season may be shortened or extended depending on weather. Splash pads will be kept open as long as possible.
Splash Pad Hours: 9:30 am to 8:00 pm
Heat Alert Note: During a heat alert only, hours are extended to from 9:30 am - 9:00 pm.
Dominion Gardens Splash Pad, 135 Maple Avenue East, Georgetown, ON
The Dominion Gardens Park splash pad opened May 2009 and offers a range of new flower inspired water play features. Parking available at Christ the King School and Dominion Gardens Park parking lot.
Gellert Community Centre Splash Pad
Gellert Community Park Splash Pad, 10241 Eighth Line, Georgetown, ON
Providing an element of water play within the Gellert Community Park, the splash pad provides the perfect place to cool off after enjoying the playground, baseball diamonds and soccer fields.
Prospect Park Splash Pad
Superior Glove Splash Pad, 30 Park Avenue, Acton, Ontario
Located next to Fairy lake in Prospect park, the newest water play area has a fishing theme and boasts a range of jets and features of all ages.