Top 5 Summer Weekend Events
Julie Atchison, CTV London
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Here's a list of some of the top events around the region.
When: July 19th to 21st
Where: Victoria Park, London, Ont.
It's the 46th annual edition of the festival and admission is by donation. This year acts featured include: Fred Penner, Justin Nozuka and Steven Page.
When: July 18th to 21st
Where: Listowel, Ont.
Started in 1856, the Listowel Fair has something for everyone! Whether its livestock, the midway, homecraft exhibits, agricultural education, entertainment, tractor pulls or the demolition derby, the Listowel Fair has it all!
When: 7 p.m. - Sunday, July 21st
Where: Main Beach, Grand Bend, Ont.
Catch Valdy with special guest Dayna Manning this weekend as part of the Sunday night concert series on the beach.
When: 7 p.m. - July 19th and 20th, 3 p.m. - July 21st
Where: Delaware Speedway, Delaware, Ont.
The Friday and Saturday shows will have a pit party before the show, starting at 5 p.m. The events will start at 7 p.m. each night with the show running approximately two hours plus an intermission.
Sunday’s show will begin with the pit party at 1 p.m. and engines will fire at 3 p.m. See lots of cars and busses get crushed and watch the monster soar through the sky at incredible heights and lengths!
When: 5-11 p.m. - July 20th
Where: Hume Cronyn Memorial Observatory, Western University, London, Ont.
With fun displays and activities for all ages, celebrate the 50th anniversary of one of the highlights of human achievement: the first time humans walked on the Moon! The program highlights the Apollo 11 mission and its milestones, but also focuses on the Canadian contributions to the project and Canada's return to the Moon.