Elmira Maple Syrup Festival
The world's largest 1-day Maple Syrup Festival, held in neighbouring Elmira. Huge street mall, sugar bush tours, pancake tent, entertainers and more!
Saturday April 1, 2017
Quilt & Fibre Art Festival
A dazzling array of events in the Village of St. Jacobs and across Waterloo Region, celebrating the art of quilting & textiles!
May 23 - 27, 2017
Mennonite Relief Sale & Quilt Auction
in New Hamburg
A gigantic 2-day long sale of food and crafts, plus a reknowned Saturday quilt auction, all to raise funds for MCC's work around the world.
May 26 - 27, 2017
St. Jacobs Amazing Race
Come out on June 10 and 11 to run the St. Jacobs Amazing Race, join us for the St. Jacobs Amazing Race after party and visit the shops and Saturday market for some amazing finds! Race registration begins May 1. Click here for details
June 10, 11, 2017
Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival
A 3-day free music festival of all things jazz, held in nearby City of Waterloo.
July 21-23, 2017
Kitchener Blues Festival
August 10-13, 2017
Waterloo Buskers Carnival
See street performances by buskers from across Canada and around the world, in nearby Waterloo!
August 24-27, 2017
Doors Open Waterloo Region
Free tours of heritage and architecture (occasionally "secret") places of note in the region.
September 16, 2017
Wellesley Apple Butter & Cheese Festival
A 1-day Festival jam-packed with family fun!
September 30, 2017
Kitchener Waterloo Oktoberfest
A 9-day Bavarian Festival celebrating local Canadian-German heritage.
October 6-14, 2017
20th Annual traditional Festival of German Christmas!
December 7-10, 2017