Where can I pick local apples?
I'm in a hurry! Where can I buy local apples (without all the picking)?
OLD FASHIONED APPLE PIE RECIPE
PUMPKIN FARMS NEARBY
ROASTED PUMPKIN SEEDS RECIPE
CLOVERMEAD PUMPKIN FESTIVAL
Saturdays in October & Thanksgiving Monday, 9am-5:30pm
Come celebrate the world of pumpkins, come out and play when the bees are tucked away in their hives. Pick your-own pumpkin from the field, try pumpkin bowling,pumpkin seed spitting and our apple sling shot. Enjoy a wagon ride, visit farm animals, play in the straw bale fort & the maze. Take a spin on the pedal carts and bounce on the giant jumping pillow. Watch the great pumpkin drop from the windmill tower and the pumpkin cannon show...there's bushels of fresh family fun in our Adventure Farm!
PORT STANLEY TERMINAL RAIL PUMPKIN CARVING TRAIN
October 26th, 11am, 1pm and 2:30pm.
Enjoy the changing colours of the Fall season along the PSTR right of way while you carve your (supplied) pumpkin on the train!
There is nothing better than pulling on a warm sweater and wrapping your fingers around a warm drink. Apple cider, pumpkin spiced lattes, or hot cocoa, whatever you prefer, now is the season to indulge!
MAKE YOUR OWN HOT APPLE CIDER
HARVEST TEA AT THE CANADA SOUTHERN RAILWAY STATION
Wednesday, October 8th, 2-3pm
Serving the bounty of the season! Enjoy a warm cup of tea with scones and harvest themed desserts in the elegantly restored Anderson Dining Hall. By reservation only - 519.633.2535.
DUNGEON OF DOOM HAUNTED HOUSE
October 17, 18, 24, 25, 31, 7pm-10pm
Every October, the dungeon beneath Dotsy's Costume Shop becomes....The Dungeon of Doom Haunted House! Not for the faint of heart!
SPARTA SCARECROW FESTIVAL
October 4, 10am-4:30pm
Since the 1800's, fall fairs have been a form of celebrating the end of harvest. Farmers and town folks alike came together, to talk yields and reflect on the season past. Stroll the village of Sparta, enjoy the Autumn smells and while relaxing to the live music of talented musicians, browsing local arts, crafts, and food. Participate in apple bobbing, pumpkin carving, and much more!
AYLMER PERFORMING ARTS PRESENT: THE CABINET OF DR. CALIGARI
October 11th, 7pm
Watch a live, multi-piece orchestra on stage providing sound and effects for this silent black and white movie. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari is a 1920 German silent horror film directed. It is one of the most influential films of the German Expressionist movement and, according to Roger Ebert, is “the first true horror film”.
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