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
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