COMMUNITY EVENTS

2020

GET INVOLVED!    Join us for a variety of family-friendly events taking place all year long!

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19, Event information may be out of date. Please confirm details with event organizers.

JANUARY

10th:

Friday

Youth Dance for grades 5 - 8

Dunnville Optimist Hall 101 Main St. E., Dunnville

Contact: Nyree Segui (Rotary) nnsegui@yahoo.ca

Admission $7. Candy, pop and pizza are available for purchase!

 

16th:

Thursday

Horticultural Society program

Optimist Hall, 7 pm

Contact: President Deb Zynomirski 416-566-9337

www.dunnvillehortandgardenclub.org

 

22nd:

Monday

Dunnville Hunters and Anglers Perch Dinner

5:30 – 7 pm, $20

Contact: 905-774-7695

www.dunnvillehuntersandanglers.ca

 

FEBRUARY

5th:

Wednesday

Casino Bus Run

Optimist Hall Parking Lot – Bus leaves at 9 am sharp!

$20 includes Lunch and Ride

Contact: Tamara Lovegrove 905-229-0911

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

8th:

Saturday

Haldimand Pregnancy Care & Family Centre Sponsored Walk

Dunnville Arena Walking Track

Contact: Carol 905-774-1228

 

13th:

Thursday

Haldimand Pregnancy Care & Family Centre Trivia Night   
Kingsway Church 7pm

Contact: Carol 905-774-1228

 

14th:

Friday

Youth Dance for Grades 5 - 8

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Dunnville and held at Dunnville Optimist Hall, 101 Main St. E., Dunnville.

Contact: Lois 289-308-6761 or Lynn 905-730-8135.

 

19th:

Wednesday

Quint Night for Service Clubs hosted by Legion

At Legion 6pm

 

20th:

Thursday

Horticultural Society program

Optimist Hall, 7 pm

Contact: President Deb Zynomirski 416-566-9337

www.dunnvillehortandgardenclub.org

 

25th:

Tuesday

Haldimand Pregnancy Care & Family Centre Soup Fest

121 Alder Street West, Dunnville, 5-7 pm

Contact: Carol 905-774-1228

 

26th:

Wednesday

Optimist Annual Oratorical Contest (for youth under 18)

Optimist Club, 7 pm

Contact: Don Zynomirski 416-566-2073

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

MARCH

2nd:

Monday

Haldimand Pregnancy Care & Family Centre Paint Night   
Wiggies Restaurant, Caledonia

Contact: Carol 905-774-1228

 

13th:

Friday

Youth Dance for Grades 5 - 8

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Dunnville and held at Dunnville Optimist Hall, 101 Main St. E., Dunnville.

Contact: Lois 289-308-6761 or Lynn 905-730-8135.

 

19th:

Thursday

Horticultural Society program

Optimist Hall, 7 pm

Contact: President Deb Zynomirski 416-566-9337

www.dunnvillehortandgardenclub.org

 

27th:

Friday

Optimist Annual Ham Raffle

Optimist Hall, 7 pm

$20 includes evening meal, refreshments and draw

Contact: Tamara Lovegrove 905-229-0911

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

28th:

Saturday

Optimist Club Spring Bazaar

10am-2pm

Contact: Christine Smith 905-966-5652 

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

28th:

Saturday

Haldimand Pregnancy Care & Family Centre Annual Spring Banquet

Grace Reformed Church, George St., Dunnville

5:45pm reception, 6pm Dinner

Contact: Carol 905-774-1228

APRIL

1st:

Wednesday

Care & Win Lottery – Commences April 1

  • 1st Early Bird at Home and Garden April 18th weekend

  • 2nd Early Bird at Golf Tournament June 20th

  • September Final Draw TBD

Contact: Danielle Ormonde - Events Coordinator

Dunnville Hospital & Healthcare Foundation

905-774-2529

 

1st:

Wednesday

Casino Bus Run

Optimist Hall Parking Lot – Bus leaves at 9 am sharp!

$20 includes Lunch and Ride

Contact: Tamara Lovegrove 905-229-0911

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

3rd:

Friday

Youth Dance for Grades 5 - 8

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Dunnville and held at Dunnville Optimist Hall, 101 Main St. E., Dunnville.

Contact: Lois 289-308-6761 or Lynn 905-730-8135.

 

6th:

Monday

Respect for Law

Optimist Hall, 7 pm

Free light refreshments

 

11th:

Saturday

Easter Egg Hunt and fun at Calvary Pentecostal Church

1pm doors open 12

Contact: Pastor Laurie at 905-701-3251

 

16th:

Thursday

Horticultural Society program

Optimist Hall, 7 pm

Contact: President Deb Zynomirski 416-566-9337

www.dunnvillehortandgardenclub.org

 

17th-18th:

Friday and Saturday

Lions/Lioness Home and Garden Craft Show

Dunnville Arena Lifespan Centre

Friday 10 – 8 pm, Saturday 10 am – 4 pm

 

MAY

1st:

Friday

IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's

This May, join us for an early spring walk in Dunnville. We will meet at Grandview Lodge, enjoy a BBQ, and then go for an evening stroll along the paved walkway which connects Grandview Lodge, Lions Park and Centennial Park. Invite your family, friends, neighbours and co-workers to come together to raise funds in support of people living with dementia. In the event of bad weather, we will walk indoors at Grandview Lodge.

Registration & BBQ: 5:30pm Walk: 6:30pm Wrap Up: 7:15pm

All funds raised at this event will be used to support local programs and services in Haldimand Norfolk. For more information about the Alzheimer Society in Haldimand Norfolk, visit www.alzhn.ca

7th:

Thursday

Lioness Girls Night out                                                                                                       \

Dunnville Arena Lifespan Centre

 

8th-9th:

Friday and Saturday

Hauser’s Mudcat Marathon Weekend

Friday: 1k Family Fun Run, Fishy5k
Saturday: Boston qualifier full marathon, half marathon, 10k, 5k and 1k Kids’

Contact: 289-426-5799 or www.mudcatmarathon.ca

 

8th:

Friday

Youth Dance for Grades 5 - 8

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Dunnville and held at Dunnville Optimist Hall, 101 Main St. E., Dunnville.

Contact: Lois 289-308-6761 or Lynn 905-730-8135.

 

9th:

Saturday

Horticultural Society Annual Plant Sale

Location TBA, 7 am – 12 noon (plant drop off Friday, May 10 from 5 – 7 pm)

Contact: President Deb Zynomirski 416-566-9337

www.dunnvillehortandgardenclub.org

 

16th-18th:

Saturday to Monday

No. 6 RCAF HUGE ANNUAL YARD SALE

  • Saturday, May 16, 8-5

  • Sunday, May 17, 1-5

  • Monday, May 18, 10-1

Location: 536 Port Maitland Road, Dunnville, ON

 

21st:

Thursday

Horticultural Society program

Optimist Hall, 7 pm

Contact: President Deb Zynomirski 416-566-9337

www.dunnvillehortandgardenclub.org

 

22nd:

Friday

Mayor’s 9th Annual Charity Gala

 

23rd:

Saturday

Horticultural Society Town Wide Planting Day

Contact: President Deb Zynomirski 416-566-9337

905-774-3064 or www.dunnvillehortandgardenclub.org

 

28th:

Thursday

Haldimand Pregnancy Care & Family Centre 9 & Dine Golf Tournament

Monthill Golf Course Caledonia

 

30th:

Saturday

Haldimand-Norfolk Pride Day

Noon-4pm
Lions Park, Dunnville

 

JUNE

3rd:

Wednesday

Casino Bus Run

Optimist Hall Parking Lot – Bus leaves at 9 am sharp!

$20 includes Light Breakfast, Lunch and Ride

Contact: Tamara Lovegrove 905-229-0911

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

11th-14th:

Thursday to Sunday

Dunnville’s 46th Mudcat Festival

Live Entertainment – Vendors, Food Trucks, Parade, Fireworks & more!

Voted one of the Top 100 Festivals in Ontario!

For details see www.dunnvillemudcatfestival.ca

NOTE: This event has been cancelled.

 

18th:

Thursday

Horticultural Society Program

Optimist Hall, 7 pm

Contact: President Deb Zynomirski 416-566-9337

www.dunnvillehortandgardenclub.org

 

20th:

Saturday

Dunnville Hospital & Healthcare Foundation

Golf Tournament at Freedom Oaks

Contact: Danielle Ormonde - Events Coordinator

Dunnville Hospital & Healthcare Foundation

905-774-2529

June 26th - Sept. 5th:

Annual Summer Book Sale

Time:  Mon-Thurs, 10 am - 8 pm; Fri & Sat, 10 am - 5 pm

Location:  Dunnville Public Library, 317 Chestnut St., Dunnville, ON N1A 2H4

Description:  10,000 items available opening day, including books, DVDs, special interest magazines, games and puzzles. At least 60,000 items over duration of sale. New inventory added every day. Most items 50 cents-$1.00. Sorted, fiction alphabetized, more than 25 nonfiction categories. Tickets also available for Annual Summer 50/50 Draw with prize up to $1,000. Contact acormaci@hotmail.com for any questions!

JULY

1st:

Wednesday

Canada Day Pancake Breakfast

Optimist Hall, 8 am

Contact: Brenda Zynomirski 905-714-4343
 

1st:


Canada Day in Central Park

11 am – 2 pm

free entertainment, prizes, cake, & ice cream

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

4th:

Saturday

RCAF –Annual Open House and Car Show & Chicken Dinner 4-5:30pm $15
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunchtime from 11 to 1
Call the museum at 905-701-7223 or email at dunnvillem@gmail.com
Check out our web site at www.rcafmuseum.org

 

8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th:

Wednesday

Movie Under The Stars

Central Park, begins at dusk

Contact: Chamber of Commerce 905-774-3183

NOTE: This event has been cancelled.

 

20th-24th:

Monday to Friday

Summer Kids Camp at Calvary Pentecostal

Contact: Pastor Laurie at laurie@calvarydunnville.ca

905-774-7232

June 26th - Sept. 5th:

Annual Summer Book Sale

Time:  Mon-Thurs, 10 am - 8 pm; Fri & Sat, 10 am - 5 pm

Location:  Dunnville Public Library, 317 Chestnut St., Dunnville, ON N1A 2H4

Description:  10,000 items available opening day, including books, DVDs, special interest magazines, games and puzzles. At least 60,000 items over duration of sale. New inventory added every day. Most items 50 cents-$1.00. Sorted, fiction alphabetized, more than 25 nonfiction categories. Tickets also available for Annual Summer 50/50 Draw with prize up to $1,000. Contact acormaci@hotmail.com for any questions!

 

 

AUGUST

5th ,12th ,19th & 26th:

Wednesday

Movie Under The Stars

Central Park, begins at dusk

Contact: Chamber of Commerce 905-774-3183

NOTE: This event has been cancelled.

5th:

Wednesday

Casino Bus Run

Optimist Hall Parking Lot – Bus leaves at 9 am sharp!

$20 includes Lunch and Ride

Contact: Tamara Lovegrove 905-229-0911

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

8th-9th:

Saturday to Sunday

Dunnville Agricultural Fair

Lions Park

Contact: Marg Clark 905-774-5463

 

15th:

Saturday

True Experience Tour 25km Cycling in Conjunction with Dunnville Grand Tour

True Experience

Contact: Sandie Heirweigh 905-774-6165

sandie@trueexperience.ca

 

15th-16th:

Saturday and Sunday

6th Annual Dunnville Grand Tour

Dunnville Arena Lifespan Centre

Contact: Attila Elek www.dunnvillegrandtour.com

 

29th:

Saturday

Optimist Golf Tournament

Freedom Oaks-2pm

Contact: Todd Strange 905-517-9063

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

June 26th - Sept. 5th:

Annual Summer Book Sale

Time:  Mon-Thurs, 10 am - 8 pm; Fri & Sat, 10 am - 5 pm

Location:  Dunnville Public Library, 317 Chestnut St., Dunnville, ON N1A 2H4

Description:  10,000 items available opening day, including books, DVDs, special interest magazines, games and puzzles. At least 60,000 items over duration of sale. New inventory added every day. Most items 50 cents-$1.00. Sorted, fiction alphabetized, more than 25 nonfiction categories. Tickets also available for Annual Summer 50/50 Draw with prize up to $1,000. Contact acormaci@hotmail.com for any questions!

 

SEPTEMBER

 

Ending Sept. 5th:

Annual Summer Book Sale

Time:  Mon-Thurs, 10 am - 8 pm; Fri & Sat, 10 am - 5 pm

Location:  Dunnville Public Library, 317 Chestnut St., Dunnville, ON N1A 2H4

Description:  10,000 items available opening day, including books, DVDs, special interest magazines, games and puzzles. At least 60,000 items over duration of sale. New inventory added every day. Most items 50 cents-$1.00. Sorted, fiction alphabetized, more than 25 nonfiction categories. Tickets also available for Annual Summer 50/50 Draw with prize up to $1,000. Contact acormaci@hotmail.com for any questions!

10th:

Tuesday

World Suicide Prevention Day walk and BBQ

True Experience

Contact: Sandie Heirweigh 905-774-6165

sandie@trueexperience.ca

 

11th:

Friday

Haldimand Motors Trike Race

Haldimand Motors, Cayuga, 5:30 – 7 pm

 

14th-20th:

Monday to Sunday

DHHF Smile Cookie Campaign- Tim Hortons Dunnville

Contact: Danielle Ormonde -Events Coordinator

Dunnville Hospital & Healthcare Foundation

905-774-2529

 

17th:

Thursday

Horticultural Society program

Optimist Hall, 7 pm 

Contact: President Deb Zynomirski 416-566-9337

www.dunnvillehortandgardenclub.org

 

19th:

Saturday

Haldimand Pregnancy Care & Family Centre Bike Run

Contact: Carol 905-774-1228

OCTOBER

3rd:

Saturday

Walk Ride or Run

Contact: Danielle Ormonde - Events Coordinator

Dunnville Hospital & Healthcare Foundation

905-774-2529

 

7th:

Wednesday

Casino Bus Run

Optimist Hall Parking Lot – Bus leaves at 9 am sharp!

$20 includes Lunch and Ride

Contact: Tamara Lovegrove 905-229-0911

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

11th:

Sunday

4th Annual Dunnville Zombie Walk

1-3pm


15th:

Thursday

Horticultural Society program

Optimist Hall, 7 pm

Contact; President Deb Zynomirski 416-566-9337

www.dunnvillehortandgardenclub.org

NOVEMBER

 

 

1st:

Sunday

November 1st to December 31

Trees Of Hope

Contact: Danielle Ormonde - Events Coordinator

Dunnville Hospital & Healthcare Foundation

905-774-2529

 

1st-30th:

Taste of Haldimand Culinary Tour

 

7th:

Saturday

Optimist Club Holiday Bazaar

9am-2pm

Contact: Christine Smith 905-966-5652 

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

7th:

Saturday -22

River Arts Festival

 

7th:

Saturday

Haldimand War Memorial’s 100th Anniversary

Dunnville Lifespan Centre at 6pm

Contact: Danielle Ormonde - Events Coordinator

Dunnville Hospital & Healthcare Foundation

905-774-2529

 

11th:

Wednesday

Legion’s Remembrance Day

Central Park Cenotaph, 10:50 am

Veterans Dinner 6 pm

 

16th:

Monday

Optimist Youth Appreciation Awards

Optimist Hall, 7 pm

Contact: Steve Strong 905-929-1594

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

19th:

Thursday

Horticultural Society program: A.G.M.

Optimist Hall, 7 pm

Contact: President Deb Zynomirski 416-566-9337

www.dunnvillehortandgardenclub.org

 

27th:

Friday

Optimist Annual Turkey Raffle

Optimist Hall, 7 pm

$20 includes evening meal, refreshments and draw

Contact: Tamara Lovegrove 905-229-0911

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

28th:

Saturday

Haldimand Pregnancy Care Christmas on Alder

DECEMBER

2nd:

Wednesday

Casino Bus Run

Optimist Hall Parking Lot – Bus leaves at 9 am sharp!

$20 includes Light Breakfast, Lunch and Ride

Contact: Tamara Lovegrove. 905-229-0911

www.optimistclubofdunnville.portalbuzz.com

 

5th:

Saturday

Lioness Breakfast with Santa

5th:

Dunnville 76th Christmas Light Up & Santa Claus Parade

5th:

Trees of Hope Light up night at Farmers Market

Contact: Danielle Ormonde - Events Coordinator

Dunnville Hospital & Healthcare Foundation

905-774-2529

 

6th:

Sunday

Community Christmas at Dunnville High School

"Christmas Together": an evening of Carols and sharing!

CLICK HERE to download/print the full list of 2020 Community Events!

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