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FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 23

Essential Helicopters:

  • All weekend long (weather permitting)
  • King Edward Park – Soccer Fields
  • $60.00 HST Included per rider - 4 riders per helicopter
  • Take a ride over Brighton and Presquile don’t forget your camera!

Brighton Legion Branch 100:

  • Dinner 6:00pm – Dance 7:00pm, 25 Park St.
  • Enjoy a roast pork dinner with applesauce and apple crisp, using
  • apples from local orchards. After dinner enjoy the band The Reasons
  • Tickets on sale September 1st at the Brighton Legion.
  • Sold out event be sure to get your tickets early!
  • Call 613-475-1044 for more information.

SOLD OUT

Proctor Park Conservation Area

  • 6:30 – 8:00pm – Proctor Park Conservation Area
  • Meet at the Proctor Park Conservation Area main parking lot
  • Experience a contemplative spiritual walk that marks the formation of the universe and our planet the Evolution of life on earth and the shaping of the Trent River to all things in the universe.
  • Dress for trail & weather conditions. RAIN or SHINE.
  • For more information, contact Lower Trent Conservation
  • www.ltc.on.ca – 613-394-4829

Proctor House Museum

  • 6:00 – 8:00pm – Proctor House Museum
  • Apple Pie Contest – Please bring entries to Proctor House
  • For more information please call 613-475-2144 or Proctor House Museum

Brighton Barn Theatre

  • 8:00pm – Brighton Barn Theatre . The Murderer in the Mirror
  • The Mark of Cain is a suspenseful thriller, laced with humour, about  the dark side of being an identical twin.
  • Sept. 23 to Oct 8, 2016
  • Contact - brightonbarntheatre.ca - 613-475-2144

THE ARTS CLUB

  • 8 Loyalist Drive, Brighton
  • Rockin and Roll Festival
  • Have a Rockin’ Good Time Friday night with a Film Classic and Video Dance hosted by Dance with Me!
  • 6:00pm – Grease (rated PG) starring John Travolta
  • 8:00pm – 11:30pm - Video Dance Party (w/free Swing dance lessons).
  • $15.00 for the whole evening
  • More info at 613-475-9900 or TheArtsClub.ca

Brighton Speedway

  • 7:00pm, 775 County Rd 64, Brighton
  • PartSource Presents the Cool 100 Applefest Shootout Weekend
  • Featuring the DIRTCar Sportsman Invitational, Rush Late Model
  • Invitational, Eastern Ontario Vintage Stock Cars & Pro Stock, Comp 4
  • & Stingers. www.brightonspeedway.com

BDMHA Teen Dance

  • 7:00pm – 11:00pm, King Edward Park Arena
  • Adult Supervision Event. Visit bdmha.webs.com
     

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 24

Essential Helicopters

  • All weekend long (weather permitting)
  • King Edward Park – Soccer Fields
  • $60.00 HST Included per rider - 4 riders per helicopter
  • Take a ride over Brighton and Presquile don’t forget your camera!

Mayor’s Lighthouse Bike Ride

  • 8:30am – Municipal Office - 35 Alice Street
  • Registration: 8:00am, parking available at ENSS parking lot (see map)
  • 8:00am – Registration - Municipal Town Office – 35 Alice Street
  • Join the Mayor Mark Walas for a bike ride to scenic Presquile and the Lighthouse then back into town.
  • The ride is approximately 25km.
  • New this year enjoy a shorter bike ride with the whole family 5 ½ Kms through Brighton
  • applefest@brighton.ca -
  • Click here for you registration form

Brighton Kin Club Pancake Breakfast

  • 8:00am – Veterans Way & Main Street
  • $6.00 per person – Child 7-12 - $3.00 Weather Permitting

Proctor Park Conservation Area

  • 11:00am – 2:00pm - Proctor Park Conservation Area
  • Lower Trent Conservation presents “A Family Water Festival”  

Enjoy great fun for the whole family and embrace wonderful WATER Stewardship practices! Lower Trent Conservation staff invite you to share in a number of enjoyable & entertaining activities that feature interactive, hands-on experiences for people of ALL ages. “SOAKUP” knowledge & enter a draw to WIN a CONSERVING WATER Prize

Street Fair

  • 10:00am – 4:00pm – Main Street

There is something for everyone on the Main Street of Brighton during AppleFest. Over 150 booths of food, clothing, jewelry/crafts/cider/homemade baking. Have a look in the shops as well. Uniqueitems to catch your eye! The streetfair has been extended this year further west down the street make sure you check out the new vendors!

applefest@brighton.ca

Also on the main street at Platt Street and Main Street is the Vintage Motorcycle Display by the Quinte Section of Canadian Vintage Motorcycle Group be sure to check it out.

 

100.9 THE OLDIES GAZEBO

10-11 - Dudes of Dixie

11 - Opening ceremonies

11-12 - Brighton All Star Concert Band

12-2 - The Bay City Band

2:30-3:30 R and R

3:30-close Vinyl Groove

 

BRIGHTON APPLEFEST PARADE

2:00PM - SEE MAP FOR PARADE ROUTE

Shuttle buses will not run during parade

Brighton Kin Club Beer Tent

  • 12:00pm – 5:00pm – Veterans Way & Main Street
  • Stop in for a beer, catch up with old friends & watch the people go by!

Brighton Car & Antique Tractor Show

  • 10:00am – 4:00pm – Brighton Public School
  • Food & Vendors on site. View all different types and models!

BRIGHTON LIONS CLUB CHILDREN’S VILLAGE

  • 10-11 - Dan the Music Man
  • 11-12 - Blades of Glory
  • 12-1 - Jungle Cat World
  • 1-1:30 The Party Magician
  • 1:30-2:30 - Dan the Music Man
  • 3:30-4:00 - The Party Magician
  • All Day: Extreme Ruch - Rock climbing/inflatables, Petting Zoo, Balloon Twister, Quinte Laser Tag 

Brighton Leo Club

  • King Edward Park. Free face painting with a $3 donation to the lions
  • dog guides foundation or free face painting with the purchase of a
  • hot dog ($2.50) or hamburger ($3.50)

Brighton Arts Show

  • 10:00am – 4:00pm – King Edward Park Community Centre
  • Renowned Regional Artists, Photographers, Artisans, Craftspeople, Local Musicians Performing New Music and CDs

AppleFest Kings of Strength

Hosted by pro strongman Ben Ruckstuhl, with local pro strongman

Joe deWitt challenging top Pro Canadian and international strength athletes in a series of spectacular strength events!

Watch the website and Facebook for updates.

Memory Junction Museum

  • 10:00am – 4:00pm – 60 Maplewood Avenue
  • Situated on original Grand Trunk Railway property, the station is one of nine of 32 built that formed the 1st railway system from Toronto toMontreal in 1856.
  • www.memoryjunctionmuseum.ca

Brighton & Presqu’ile Railway  Association

  • 10:00am – 4:00pm – 58 Prince Edward St. (above Clothing Depot),
  • entrance at rear of building. Come see our Model Train layout!

Proctor House Museum

  • 10:00am – 4:00pm – Proctor House Museum
  • Proctor House Tours, Pie and Ice cream for sale

Brighton Barn Theatre

  • 8:00pm – Brighton Barn Theatre
  • The Murderer in the Mirror
  • The Mark of Cain is a suspenseful thriller, laced with humour, about
  • the dark side of being an identical twin. Sept. 23 to Oct 8, 2016
  • Contact - brightonbarntheatre.ca - 613-475-2144

Brighton Curling Club BBQ

  • 4:30pm – 6:30pm – Curling Club
  • All you can eat beef/pork BBQ with all the sides to go with it!
  • Adults $14 / Children 6-12 $5 / Under 5 free
  • Contact - brightoncurling@gmail.com or call 613-475-1637 - www.brightoncurlingclub.ca

50’s / 60’s Rock ’N’ Roll Dance Party

  • 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm – Masonic Hall, 157 Main St.
  • Hits of the Legends of the 50s and 60s by Brighton’s own Ian Roy.
  • Dig out your poodle skirt, saddle shoes and T-shirts!
  • Tickets $15.00 in advance / $18.00 at door
  • Available at The Robbins Nest, 53 Main St. 613-475-0578 Or by calling Cheryl Roy 613-475-5442

Brighton Speedway

  • 6:00pm – 775 County Rd 64, Brighton
  • Featuring the Imagefactor.ca DIRTCar 358 100 Lap Applefest
  • Shootout, DIRTCar Sportsman series Race, Excel Tower Service
  • Great Crate Race, Quad Track Pro Stock Duel on the Dirt Finale &
  • Canadian Modifieds This double-header weekend brought to you
  • by PartSource, Lucas Oil & Coca Cola. Imagefactor.ca & Cool 100,
  • Humber Nurseries & Dibbits Excavating
  • www.brightonspeedway.com

THE ARTS CLUB

  • 7:30pm – 9:30pm – 8 Loyalist Drive
  • Stand Up Comedy
  • Come out for a hilarious Live Stand – up comedy show featuring some of Canada’s best talent. An Evening of stand-up hosted by Mini Holmes & Special Quests.
  • $15.00 for the entire show
  • More info 613-475-9900 – theartsclub.ca

Brighton Minor Hockey Dance

  • 7:00pm – 11:00pm – King Edward Park 
  • Tickets $25.00. Brighton Minor Hockey all ages event Featuring COLD CREEK COUNTY!!
  • This event is being held outside in the ball diamonds weather permitting
  • 11:00pm - 1:00am -  King Edward Park Arena
  • Meet and Greet with the bands - Age of Majority event - $10.00 tickets
  • Tickets can be purchased online at bigticketsmalltown.com as well as Rock Paper Scissors or contact BDMHA executive member.  Facebook Link

Lions Club Bingo

  • Doors open at 5:45pm – Brighton Community Centre
  • Bonanza Game – 45 numbers called at 6:15pm Early Bird games start at 6:45pm
  • Regular games, specials and jackpots start at 7:00pm
     

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 25

Brighton Kin Club PancakeBreakfast

  • 8:00am – Brighton Curling Club. Adults - $6.00 – Child 7-12 - $3.00

Brighton YMCA - Applefest Run

  • 9:30am – 1km Run for kids, 10:00am – 5km walk/run for all ages
  • Please visit www.ymcanorthumberland.com for info and registration

Brighton Kin Club Craft Show & Indoor Street Fair

  • 10:00am – 4:00pm – King Edward Park Arena
  • Join us for the annual Craft Show and this year an indoor street fair.
  • Visit some of the Vendors that were on the street on Saturday.
  • Contact Marg 613-475-0957 or on line at applefest@brighton.ca

Brighton Arts Show

  • 10:00am – 4:00pm – King Edward Park Community Centre
  • Renowned Regional Artists, Photographers, Artisans,
  • Craftspeople Local Musicians Performing New Music and CDs

Essential Helicopters

  • All weekend long (weather permitting)
  • King Edward Park – Soccer Fields
  • $60.00 HST Included per rider - 4 riders per helicopter
  • Take a ride over Brighton and Presquile don’t forget your camera!

Dog Agility Show

  • 10:00am – Brighton Public School
  • Hosted by On Target Training. For more information or to register,
  • please contact  info@ontargetdogtraining.ca Info: Lynn, 905-355-1707

Codrington Farmers Market

  • 10:00am – 2:00pm – 2992 County Rd 30 (10 mins North of Brighton)

The market features local products including vegetables, flowers, and plants, seasonal fruit, a variety of meats, baked goods (including gluten-free), local honey & Maple syrup, VQA wine, Empire (hard) Ciders, home made soaps, reworked vintage clothing and lots more! 

There is live music every week, lots of parking, BMX park and a walking trail. Visit the Facebook page

Memory Junction Museum

  • 10:00am – 4:00pm – 60 Maplewood Avenue
  • Situated on original Grand Trunk Railway property, the station is one
  • of nine of 32 built that formed the 1st railway system from Toronto to
  • Montreal in 1856. www.memoryjunctionmuseum.ca

Brighton & Presquile Railway Association

  • 12:00pm – 4:00pm – 58 Prince Edward St. (above Clothing Depot),
  • entrance at rear of building. Come see our Model Train layout!

Proctor Barn Theatre

  • 2:00pm – Brighton Barn Theatre. The Murderer in the Mirror
  • The Mark of Cain is a suspenseful thriller, laced with humour, about
  • the dark side of being an identical twin. Sept. 23 to Oct 8, 2016
  • Contact - brightonbarntheatre.ca - 613-475-2144

THE ARTS CLUB

  • 4:30pm – 8:00pm – 8 Loyalist Drive
  • Foto Fest
  • Enjoy a Photography “how to” workshop, photo exhibition & film
  • screening about famous photographers. Hosted by The Creative Arts Institute.
  • $10.00 for the whole evening
  • More info 613-475-9900 or theartsclub.ca