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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 .
Photo: Light up the Hills at Acton Sports Park
On May 5, 2018, the Georgetown Choral Society will be performing “Crowning Glory”, a musical retrospective of coronation anthems in honour of HRH Queen Elizabeth’s 65th anniversary of coronation.
The Georgetown Choral Society has delighted audiences with their choral music since 1971.
Currently under the direction of Acting Artistic Director Christopher Dawes, the Choir has approximately 100 members, and performs at a level normally associated with professional groups.
The choir performs a mixed genre of musical works and has performed at such locations as Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto and the Mississauga Arts Centre.
It has also performed in Holland, England and Ireland.
We perform two major concerts per year, and also perform in benefit concerts.
Small groups from the choir are also available to perform at various community events, such as caroling at Christmas time.
To learn more about the choir, or to join as a member or purchase tickets to upcoming concerts, please visit our
Photo: Georgetown Choral Society
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.
Photo: Acton Fall Fair
The Georgetown Fall Fair will take place on September 8-10, 2017.
Come and help us celebrate Canada's 150 birthday.
If you enjoy a Demolition Derby, Truck Pull, agricultural animals and displays, craft items, entertainment, a beer tent, midway rides and children's activities, then the Georgetown Fall Fair is here for you.
Friday from 5:00pm, we highlight youth activities with midway rides, musical events and social times. Saturday showcases the Baby Show, Agricultural Education Tent, Demolition Derby, beer tent, musical interludes and antique and modern equipment displays. As Sunday is family day, we have the Rabbit Show, Children's Pet Show Kiddie Tractor Pull and our super sized 4x4 Truck and Tractor Pull.
Most events are open throughout the fair so don't miss our Homecraft Exhibits, train ride, food concessions midway rides,stage events, the Knights of Columbus beer tent, merchandise vendors,Silent Auction and local talent.
Help us carry on the 171 year tradition which our ancestors created to bring together the social and economic community. Wear Canada proudly and come see us at the fair.
WEEKEND PASS - $20
CHILDREN 6 AND UNDER - Free
CHILDREN 7 - 12 - $3.00 Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
ADULTS - $8.00 Friday, $10.00 Saturday, $8.00 Sunday
HST included in all admissions
Weekend & Midway passes are now available for purchase from the Halton Hills Chamber of Commerce! Learn more.
Hours of Operation
Friday - 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday - 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Sunday - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
For more information please visit the Georgetown Fall Fair website.
Photo: Georgetown Fall Fair
The 2017 Georgetown Craft Beer Festival was held on September 16!
Head For The Hills. And help the community.
Organized by four Georgetown service clubs (Rotary, Lions, Kiwanis & Kinsmen), the Georgetown Craft Beer Festival is an exciting new event combining the interest and excitement of the craft beer movement with a genuine desire to help charities throughout the region.
Say farewell to summer in a gorgeous country setting – at the peak of the fall colours – sharing and comparing over 25 craft beers and ciders from across Ontario. There will be music, food trucks, local crafts, and passionate brewers eager to share their knowledge of beer. Proceeds from the day go to Food4Kids, a local charity bringing meals to at-risk youth. It’s a beer tasting experience sure to leave a great taste in everyone’s mouth.
Tickets are now available! Advanced tickets are $29 - increases to $35 at the door of the event (if any are available)! Advance purchases can be made through the website.
ALL ABOARD! The bus is back in action. Head for the Hills has a shuttle bus service To and From the event, picking up at various hubs around town. This FREE program is brought to you by the following local transport pros:
Buses will start running to and from the Festival at 11:00am and will run approximately every 35-40 minutes. The last bust back leaves the Trafalgar Sports Park at 6:30pm. Here are the pick-up points around town:
Acton Go Station (S. end of lot)
Limehouse Public School
Glen Williams Public School
Moldmasters Arena (rear lot)
The Gellert Centre
Georgetown South Plaza (behind Tim Hortons)
To purchase your tickets in advance, and learn more please visit their website .
Photo: Head for the Hills
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!
Registration from 9:00am - 11:00am (19 Willow St N Acton)
Car show 11:00am - 4:00pm
Pet Show - 11:00am - 1:00pm
Pizza Eating Contest - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Total Dance Evolution - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Tradition - 12:30pm- 1:00pm
Magic Show - 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Sharon and Bram - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Bourbon brethren - 3:30pm - 4:45pm
The Vaudevillian - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Silver Creek Folk - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
The Tradition - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
To learn more please visit the Leathertown Festival website.
Photo: Leathertown Festival
Stroll and dance along Main & Mill Streets in Downtown Georgetown, soak in the ambiance and admire 200+ pristine classic vehicles from the 1920s to the 1980s.
This annual, full on-street Car Show is set to live rock ‘n roll music! Enjoy browsing through the many unique shops and boutiques. Stop for a meal at one of the several delightful and flavourful restaurants & cafés. Music, chrome and ice cream ~ all perfect for a summer Friday evening between 5pm and 10pm on August 25th, 2017 (rain or shine).
Try your luck at the 50/50 draw benefiting the Georgetown Hospital Foundation!
For information, please contact the Georgetown BIA at 905-873-4970.
To learn more please visit their website
Photo: Rock n' Roll n' Classics
Celebrate Canada’s 150 with a theatrical staging of Mediæval’s latest production, “The 39 Steps”, a Murder Mystery Thriller Comedy written by Canadian Governor General John Buchan at the Acton Town Hall. Proceeds go towards continued community & youth theatre events in Halton Hills. Come out if you can! Family fun for all, and a retelling of a timeless story.
Richard Hannay is a lonely and bored Canadian, lost in London… that is until he meets the mysterious Annabella and his life is never the same. Hannay is informed of a dark conspiracy which he cannot believe until he meets the man with the missing finger and learns the fate of the country rests on him!
Featuring live music by various performers and guests!
Time: Saturday, June 24th, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM. One night only!
Doors Open at 6:30 PM.
Location: Acton Town Hall Centre 19 Willow Street North, Acton, Ontario L7J1Z6
Tickets are $10 per person; discounts apply for seniors and children under 12. Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to pre-purchase a ticket.