Fall Harvest

Fall time means cool air, crisp colours, and festivals and markets galore!

Markets

Berry Hill Fruit Farm: With a fruit stand that offers fresh seasonal fruits and veggies including sweet corn, strawberries, peaches, green beans and much more, there is always plenty to look at! If you can't make it out to the stand, you can find them at Horton Farmers' Market. They are open Monday to Saturday from 8am till 6pm and are located on 48937 Glencolin Line in Aylmer, ON. You can contact them via phone at (519) 765-1752. Please check out their website for more information: http://www.berryhillfruitfarm.ca

 

DeBackere Farm Market: Just a minutes drive from Port Stanley, they offer fresh produce of all kinds depending on the season. They offer sweet corn, potatoes, peppers, beans, in season fruits and veggies, and even more! They are open 7 days a week from 10am till 6pm and are located on 5680 Sunset Road in Union, On. You can contact them via phone at (519) 661-7519. Please check out their website for more information: http://www.debackerefarmmarket.ca

 

Great Lakes Farms: Offering pick your own and freshly picked strawberries, peaches, pears, apples and pumpkins. During the fall, their apple barn is open daily and filled with juice, cider, and delicious baked goods for purchase! Their hours vary with their produce and can be found on their website (http://www.greatlakesfarms.ca). They are located at 5111 Union Road in Port Stanley, ON, and you can contact them via phone at (519) 782-3433. Please check out their website for more information: http://www.greatlakesfarms.ca

 

Howe Family Farm Market: Family owned and operated, they offer strawberries, garden veggies, sweet corn, cantaloupe, melons, pumpkins, squash, jams, jellies, preserves and so much more! They are open Monday to Saturday from 9am till 6pm and Sundays from 11am till 5pm. They are located at 48956 John Wise Line in Aylmer, ON, and you can contact them via phone at (519) 773-3779. Please check out their website for more information: http://www.howefamilyfarms.ca

 

Briwood Farm Market: Carrying a large variety of fresh produce, dairy, meat, bulk foods, pet foods and a garden centre all available year round! They are open Monday to Saturday from 8am till 8pm and Sundays from 8am till 6pm. They are located at 1030 Talbot Street in St.Thomas, you can contact them via phone at (519) 633-9691. Please check out their website for more information: http://www.briwoodfarmmarket.com

 

Horton Farmers' Market: The local market is open every Saturday from Mother's Day Weekend thru November 4th, 2017 from 8am till noon. Full of locally grown and crafted products of all kinds, it's a hidden treasure worth its weight in gold. Located on Manitoba Street, a 1/2 block North of Talbot Street in St.Thomas, ON. You can contact them via email at manager@hortonfarmersmarket.ca or by phone at (519) 317-3398. Please check out their website for more information: http://www.hortonfarmersmarket.ca/

 

 

Festivals

Oktoberfest At Saxonia Hall: Celebrate Oktoberfest with Walter Ostanek, 3-time Grammy Award Winner, live at Saxonia Hall. Craft beer pairings with sit-down dinner and dance! Saxonia dancers, KW Schuhplattier folkdances, and light food menu available all evening. Call of go online for reserved seating or advanced tickets. The festivities take place on Saturday, September 30th, 2017 from 6pm till midnight, with 8pm for dancing. Tickets are $35 per person advance tickets by September 23rd, 2017 (dinner and dance), or $17 per person advance tickets (dance only) by September 23rd, 2017, or $20 at the door. They are located at Saxonia Hall, 522 Talbot Street West in Aylmer, and you can contact them via phone at (519) 773-5271. Please check out their website for more information: http://www.saxoniahall.com/

 

Harvest Festival: Make your way to Great Lakes Farms to enjoy the fall harvest with you pick apples, pears and pumpkins, as well as delicious baked goods and lots of fun farm activities! The festival runs from Saturday, September 9th, 2017 at 10am till Sunday, November 5th, 2017 till 5pm. They are located at 5111 Union Road in Port Stanley, ON, and you can contact them via phone at (519) 782-3433. Please check out their website for more information: http://www.greatlakesfarms.ca

 

Fall Festival At Family Flowers: Kick off the fall season with free family fun at Family Flowers! With a pumpkin carving station, craft corner, fall vendor fair, professional free face painting, pumpkin bowling and fall plant sales and specials. The festival runs from Thursday, September 14th, 2017 at 9am till Saturday, September 16th, 2017 at 5:30pm. They are located at 44329 Talbot Line in St.Thomas, ON, and you can contact via email at Annette@familyFlowers.ca or via phone at (519) 631-6004. Please check out their website for more information: http://familyflowers.ca or http://facebook.ca/familyflowers

 

Clovermead Pumpkin Festival: Celebrate the world of pumpkins this fall! Pick your own pumpkin from our field (for an extra charge), try pumpkin bowling, fire walnuts from a cannon and shoot an apple from a giant sling shot! Enjoy a wagon ride, bee train ride, visit farm animals, get lost in a corn maze, and enjoy the fall decorations and family photo spots. Take a spin on the pedal carts or bounce on the giant jumping pillow and don't miss the pumpkin cannon artillery show! Colour your own pumpkin and shoot it from the pumpkin cannon at an extra charge. There's bushels of fresh, family fun all around the Adventure Farm! Come play with your family and 'Bee Happy' at Clovermead! The festival costs $12.99 plus tax/per person with groups of 5 or more recieving $1 off each admission). The festival runs every Saturday from September 16th, 2017 till October 30th, 2017. They are located at 11302 Imperial Road in Aylmer, ON and you can reach them via email at info@clovermead.com or via phone at (519) 773-5503. Please check out their website for more information: http://clovermead.com

 

Wallacetown Fair: An event for the whole family out for great entertainment, agriculture, rides, tractor pull and much more! The fair runs from Friday, September 29th, 2017 all day till Sunday, October 1st, 2017 all day. It is held at the fairgrounds at Pierce Street in Wallacetown, ON, and you can contact them via phone (519) 762-2737. Please check out their website for more information: http://wallacetownfair.com

 

Halloween Treats: Taking place all day on Tuesday, October 31st, 2017 at Ye Olde Jail at 135 Queen Street in Rodney, ON. 

 

Free Hot Dogs At The Rodney Town Hall: Come to the Rodney Town Hall for free hot dogs on Halloween, sponsored by the Rodney Lions Club. The event takes place on Tuesday, October 31st, 2017 all day. They are located at 22413 Hoskins Line in Rodney, ON, and you can contact them via email at westelgin@westelgin.net