Recommended – Harvest Halton – A Farm to Chef Experience at Country Heritage Park, Sunday, October 5 from 1-5 pm

HARVEST HALTON

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Come experience this signature culinary event and find out what Halton Region’s agricultural community has to offer.

Take the opportunity to tantalize your taste buds and sample unique dishes created by the award-winning chefs at Halton Region’s famous restaurants.

The chefs have been paired with local farmers who will provide signature ingredients fresh from the harvest.  Satisfy your thirst for knowledge of microbreweries with beverages from Halton’s craft breweries and famous fruit winery (non-alcoholic options also available). The event is fun for the whole family with kids admitted free.  Enjoy Live Music, a craft market, wagon rides, and speak directly to farmers to learn more about eating local.

This is sure to be a fun, informative and delicious experience. Rain or shine – we’ve got you covered!

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Musical Entertainment

This year’s event will feature acoustic musicians at two main stages.

Importance of Local Food

Halton Region is home to an active and vibrant farming industry. Our farming and agricultural community is a key piece of our economy with great potential for sustainable growth. We take great pride in local food and continue to work with Halton’s farmers to help support and grow our farming community.

Country Heritage Park
Guests of Harvest Halton will have access to Milton’s interactive heritage site which offers visitors the opportunity to discover the feel of  life over 180 years ago. Country Heritage Park includes actors dressing in period costumes, farm animals, an outstanding collection of antique tractors, steam engines and farm equipment, countless artifacts and over 30 historical buildings on 80 acres of rural land. This venue offers visitors a great view of the Niagara Escarpment and a unique vantage point of Halton Region’s fall colours.

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New this year, a member of Milton’s Steam-Era group will have a large Steam Traction Engine onsite steaming corn for purchase.

$25 at the gate, $22 in advance, food and drink sampling additional (prices vary).

 

And Now.. Live Music, Comedy, Improv.. Local Artists, Acton Town Hall Centre Fundraiser, $12, Saturday, October 4 @ 7 pm

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You might want to get in early @ only $10 for this one, because it promises to have a whack load of local talent, including Drama and Spoken Word.

Tickets at Acton Optical and Halton Hills Furniture, benefitting the awesome Acton Town Hall Centre. Cash Bar, Door Prizes, Good Times!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Richard Ebbs, Advanced Guitar, The Bistro at Silvercreek, Saturday, October 4 at 8 pm

Our resident acoustic chameleon returns.richard ebbs British Folk, Classic Rock, Ravi Shankar discovering the spanish guitar … the door’s open and the ride is free. Enjoy the many dimensions of an evening with Richard Ebbs. Click right here, https://m.youtube.com/user/richebbs666, scan through some of Richard’s material, and I think you will agree the music speaks for itself.

Bill Craig, Irish/Traditional, The Shepherd’s Crook, Friday, October 3 @ 8 pm

bill craigBill Craig, the Irish Musician and Entertainer, has been well received by audiences at The Shepherd’s Crook.

From his Website:

“Bill Craig’s performance is relaxed eclectic, thought provoking, goofy and entertaining. His casual attitude is designed to include, not exclude his audience, be it eight or eight hundred people. Bill puts all his energy into his songs and makes a point of having a good time on stage. This usually translates to his audience having a similar experience.”

The Mandevilles Live on OrchardTV – Streaming Webcast from Halton Hills! – Wednesday, October 1 at 8 pm


Everybody has seen the signs south of Georgetown for apple picking orchards owned by the Ferri families.

Well one of the Ferri clan, Dave, built a recording studio in 1980, used by the likes of Stompin’ Tom, Jane Siberry and Moist.

His son Adam is now at the helm, and the studio now serves double time and then some,orchard providing webcasting/live streaming, video services, website design and web hosting.

On Wednesday, October 1 at 8 pm the tradition continues with OrchardTV presenting The Mandevilles. To watch live, click here.

 

Gayle Ackroyd, Folk, Music at One Concert Series, The Helson Gallery, Tuesday, September 30 at 1 pm

Each month, The Helson Gallery is pleased to present local performing artists in the gallery for afternoon concerts.

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Join Brampton Folk Club member Gayle Ackroyd on Tuesday at 1pm. The concerts are free to attend, and donations are welcome.

Gayle Ackroyd brings unique energy to her bluesy style of music. Her sound is gutsy, eclectic and versatile and Gayle has a charming and captivating live presence.