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Special Events 2016

August

Theatrical Performances
August 19 & 20
Performance times: 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.
$9.80/ticket. Reservations and pre-payment required for this event.

Fort Malden is producing two plays this summer, centering on the history of the Fort. Come out and enjoy performances put on by the Fort Malden players, to learn more about the incredible history of Amherstburg. For more information, please contact Fort Malden at 519-736-5416.

ART by the RIVER (third party event)
August 27 & 28
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission: $5.00/ Children 12 & under enter free when accompanied by an adult.

ART by the RIVER, which is held annually the weekend before the Labour Day weekend is the major fundraiser for the Gibson Gallery. This Arts and Craft Festival, which was first held in 1967, is Essex County's original Arts & Crafts Show. It has grown into an end of summer tradition in Amherstburg, attracting 150 artists and artisans from across Ontario. 2016 will be the 50th anniversary of this event!

Please note: This is a third party event and special admission rates apply. For more information, please contact Fort Malden at 519-736-5416.

September

Windsor Essex Harvest Festival (third party event)
September 9 - 11

The Windsor Essex Harvest Festival will celebrate the rich agricultural heritage and local food and drink producers, promote a growing industry of locally grown food, craft beer, fruit and grape wines, distilleries and thoughtfully resourced restaurants. For more information on this event, please visit the festival website at: www.weharvestfest.com.

Please note: This is a third party event and special admission rates apply. For more information, please contact Fort Malden at 519-736-5416.

October

Haunted House at Fort Malden – Presented by Parks Canada and The House Youth Centre
October 27-30
Admission: $9.80 per person.

Take a frightening tour through Fort Malden at night. View horrifying scenes in the historic buildings. From executions to zombie soldiers, your senses will be tingling as you are guided to each vignette. Do you have what it takes to make it through this terrifying experience?

Please note: Not suitable for young children. Some areas are not accessible. For more information, please call Fort Malden at 519-736-5416.

March

March Break Daily Workshops
Date: March 13-17, 2017
Admission: $6.05 for half day/ $24.50 for full day.

A different workshop is offered each day of the week. You can either register for our 1.5 hour programme, or fully immerse your child in a full day adventure at Fort Malden.

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