Township of
Manitouwadge

Annual Events

Visiting Annual Events

ATV Jamboree

The ATV Jamboree is an annual event hosted by the Manitouwadge Economic Development Corporation.

In its fourth year running, the ATV Jamboree is held on the third weekend of July. Tickets have sold out fast for this popular run that includes prizes, meals and all-around great fun. Many riders from all over the region come to participate.

There are different runs to choose from – giving options for those who would like a more laid back ride and opportunities for the more adventurous!

Please visit their website for more information on how to register – remember, there’s a limited amount of tickets!

www.playintheextreme.ca

 

Canada Day Celebrations

Canada Day Celebrations are hosted by the Community Services Department. This annual event is held at Lion’s Beach with activities for all ages, food and  entertainment.

We are always looking for community groups who would like to participate or run the BBQ for fundraising! Please contact our Community Programmer for more information.

 

Community Christmas Party/ Parade of Lights

The Community Christmas Party is exactly how it sounds… a party for the whole community!

Beginning with the Parade of Lights – a spectacular show of community pride, everyone is then invited for the lighting of the Town Christmas Tree with cookies and hot chocolate to follow at the Community Recreation Centre auditorium.

Our special guest, Santa, even takes time out of his busy schedule to join us!

If that’s not enough, there is an ice skating party!

 

Easter Extravaganza

Come join the Community Services Department at their Easter Extravaganza!
Crafts, egg decorating and an Easter egg hunt makes this an all-time favorite event for the kids.

Watch carefully… you may even get a glimpse of the Easter Bunny!

 

Frosty Days

Frosty Days is an annual 4-day event held over Family Day weekend.

Opening ceremonies and the Citizen of the Year award begin at the Kiwissa Ski Hill where a fire with hot chocolate and marshmallows are served. The Kiwissa Ski Club then kicks off the evening with their annual Torch Run.

Events include:

  • Cardboard box races
  • Family ice fishing tournament
  • Downhill ski/snowboard races
  • Ice sculpture contest
  • Chili contest
  • Everything Chocolate sale …. and more!

Please see the Frosty Days flyer for dates and times of events.

Remember, this is a great opportunity for a fundraising event!

 

Home-Based Business & Craft Show

Come out and meet all of the vendors at the Home-Based Business and Craft Show!

Held in the auditorium at the beginning of the holiday season, this packed show will ensure you are able to finish up your gift shopping… and you might even walk away with a gift or two for yourself!