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August2017 ALL MONTH Wednesday 2 Thursday 3 Friday 4 Saturday 5 Canada 150 Self Guided Garden Tours 150 garden ways to celebrate Canada’s birthday year! Take a stroll through these Essex County gardens that have been nationally highlighted as jury-selected gardens and garden experiences. See website for more information. Media City Film Festival An annual international festival of film and video art presented in Windsor, Ontario and Detroit, Michigan since 1994.Participate in five days of screenings, live performances, exhibitions and artist’s discussions. Until August 5 Birthday Bash – Day 2 Windsor Rock Gym 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. Climb for free, enjoy free ice cream and check out the Five Ten shoe demo! Baseball Canada’s 2017 Women’s Invitational Championship Mic Mac Park at Father Cullen Stadium Hosted by Tecumseh Minor Baseball Association, this tournament will feature the best female baseball players in the country as they represent their provinces in this National Championship. Free admission to all games, see website for schedule. Until August 6 Emancipation Celebration Caboto Club 6 p.m. The annual event recognizes the Abolition of Slavery in Canada in 1833. This year’s theme is Red and White Party, Celebrating Canada’s 150th. Join us for dinner and an evening of dancing, silent auction, awards ceremony and presentation. Hogs For Hospice Seacliffe Park – Leamington An exciting 3-day long motorcycle rally in Leamington including a variety of different activities tailored to the motorcycle community, families, and riders’ and non-riders’ alike. Until August 6. Sun Parlour Rodeo Easy Walking Stables 1835 County Rd. 18, Kingsville Numerous events including bareback bronc riding, saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling, team roping, tiedown roping, bull riding, and more. Proceeds to The Hospice of Windsor Essex County Inc. Erie Shores Campus. Also August 6 tent, there is something for everyone. Also August 6 The Island Unplugged Music Festival East Park Campground, Pelee Island A family friendly festival with local and regional Canadian musicians, artisans, local wine, beer and food creations. With a community breakfast, a free Tai Chi class and demonstration, kid craft tent, and pie 24 The HUB August 2017 Kingsville as they burst forth onto the sidewalks with entertainment, awesome eats, arts, culture, and exclusive market specials. Kingsville’s Downtown Market Crawl 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wander through your favourite shops, eateries and watering holes in downtown Canuck it UP! Festival Canadiana Downtown Amherstburg A two day family focused event. Activities and experiences are all Canadian and take place along the spectacular shoreline of the Detroit River. See website for full list of activites and events. Also August 6 Sciensational Ssnakes Point Pelee Visitors Centre Are you curious about the secret lives of reptiles? Interested in where they live or what they eat? Participants are able to interact, touch and hold the animals. The team will be on hand with a variety of reptiles. See website for times. Also August 6 Windsor Emancipation Day Celebration Lanspeary Park 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Join the celebration and enjoy the children’s village, bbq village, sports village, live music, guest speakers, mini golf and all of the heritage, beauty and culture Windsor has to offer. Also August 6