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THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 22

Ecumenical Service

7:30pm – Fellowship Christian Reformed Church, 204 Main St.

THE ARTS CLUB

8 Loyalist Drive, Brighton

6:00pm – Back to the Future (Rated PG) starring Michael J Fox

10:00pm – Some Like it Hot (rated 14+) starring Marilyn Monroe

Admission $5.00 for each screening

More info at 613-475-9900 or TheArtsClub.ca

 

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.

 

Proctor Park Conservation Area

6:30 – 8:00pm – Proctor Park Conservation Area

Meet at Proctor House 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)

The first 30 to pre register will get a free t-shirt!

Join Mayor Mark Walas on a traditional ride to Lighthouse

(approx.25km) as well & an optional route approx. 5.5km for families with

younger children. Both routes will end at Applefest Main Street.

Registration and more info available on line at applefest@brighton.ca

 

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! applefest@brighton.ca

 

100.9 THE OLDIES GAZEBO

In Memorial Park - See back page

 

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

​Lots of new attractions this year see back page for events and entertainment 

 

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 – 1:00am – King Edward Park Arena

Tickets $25.00. Brighton Minor Hockey Age of Majority Event Headliner band with 2 opening acts. Listen to the radio in August for headliner announcement. Tickets can be purchased online at bigticketsmalltown.com as well as Rock Paper Scissors or contact BDMHA executive member.

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@ontargettraining.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