Festivals

See below for any upcoming festivals in Peterborough, Ontario. Be it a seasonal festival, food festival, film festival or music festival, you’ll find all kinds of great celebrations happening throughout the year in Peterborough.

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Lang Pioneer Village

September 27, 2015 at 10:00 am
The sweetest event of the year is coming to Lang Pioneer Village on Sunday, September 27th! Join us at Applefest and tempt your taste buds with the sweetest event of the year! Come... More Information

Nicholls Oval

August 21, 2015 to Aug 23, 2015
2015 marks the 26th anniversary of The Peterborough Folk Festival. This one of a kind, three day festival takes place at Nicolls Oval in Peterborough, Ontario and marks the end of ... More Information

Havelock, Ontario

August 13, 2015 to Aug 16, 2015
The 2015 Havelock Jamboree marks the 26th anniversary of Canada's largest live country music and camping festival. This year's Country Jamboree will take place over a 4 day per... More Information

Little Lake & Del Crary Park

June 13, 2015
The 2015 Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival will take place on June 13th on Little Lake, with all proceeds going to help the Peterborough Regional Health Centre's mammography progra... More Information

Downtown Peterborough

June 13, 2015 at 11:00 am
Taste of Downtown on Charlotte Street is a food and drink event that showcases over 20 local food fendors, a wine and beer garden, live entertainment and "Artsville". Come down to ... More Information

Peterborough Dog Park

May 23, 2015 at 11:00 am
The Peterborough Humane Society and the Peterborough Dog Club are teaming up to host the first ever Peterborough Dog Fest on Saturday, May 23, at the Peterborough Dog Park. The ... More Information

Rotary Park

February 1, 2015 at 2:00 pm
The 2015 Polar Plunge in Ennismore, Ontario will take place this year on Sunday February 1st, 2015 at Rotary Park on Chemong Lake. Brought to you by the BEL Rotary Club, the Polar ... More Information

Varies

January 30, 2015 to Feb 01, 2015
Enjoy winter at PolarFest 2015, brought to you by the Township of Selwyn. PolarFest is a family winter festival that offers fun events and entertainment for all ages. Events and ac... More Information

Millennium Park

September 21, 2014 at 11:00 am
The Purple Onion Festival is back for a 4th year at Millennium Park. This celebration of our community helps support local farmers and local business owners by building relationshi... More Information

Hunter Street in Downtown Peterborough

August 9, 2014 at Noon
The Hootenanny on Hunter is a Peterborough street festival like no other! This free festival is brought to you by The Taste of Downtown and takes place in Downtown Peterborough on ... More Information

Hunter Street in Downtown Peterborough

August 7, 2014 at 4:00 pm
For the past 4 years, Hunter Street Caribbean Festival has ran in downtown Peterborough to great success. This year's 5th anniversary is sure to be no exception! Come on down to Hu... More Information

Friendly Fires

July 26, 2014 at 9am
Kawartha BBQ Competition will see teams from across Ontario and the Peterborough region compete in a 1-day BBQ competition for "Best Ribs in The Kawarthas". Anyone can register to ... More Information