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New Year's Day Levee
January 1: Eldon House
Saturday, January 1, 1:00 -
4:00 pm Welcome the New Year at a traditional New Yearâ€™s Day Levee.
Exchange greetings and gather with friends for refreshments in the Interpretive
Centre. Admission by donation.
Snowfest International takes
place at various downtown locations. Call 633-9224
London Golf & Travel Expo
Annual London Golf & Travel
Expo takes place February 11 - 13 at the Western Fair Event Centre. Show hours
are: Friday from 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Saturday from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, and Sunday
from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.
The Fanshawe Sugar Bush takes
place on weekends throughout March and during March Break. Call 461-1073 for
hours of operation and additional information.
Annual London Orchid Society
Show takes place Saturday from
11:00 am - 5:00 pm and Sunday from 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm at the Agri-Plex, Western
Fairgrounds (900 King Street). Call 434-6831 for additional information.
Show and Balloon Festival
Held at London Airport. More
than 75,000 attend this event at which dozens of beautifully covered hot air
balloons fill the air.
Best Ribs at the London Rib
Fest (same weekend as the Balloon Festival)
Experience the hilarity of the
Canadian Comedy Awards Festival at various downtown venues.
Western Agricultural Fair
316 Rectory St
800-619-4629 or 519-438-7203
Londonâ€™s Major event: The
Annual Western Agricultural Fair. The annual Western Fair runs for 10 days in
September with a special childrenâ€™s midway, top name performers at the
Grandstand, home arts and agricultural and horticultural competitions. Over
November 26 - January 3
Winter Wonderland takes place
in Victoria Park from November 26 - January 3. The Lighting of the Lights takes
place November 26 at 6:00 pm. The City Hall Promenade Deck will be open for
viewing the park from 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm on the following dates: November 26-28,
30, December 2-5, 7-12, 14, 16-19, 21-24, 27-30. Although the lights will remain
on until 11:00 pm on January 3, the promenade deck will only be open until
December 30. Please call 661-5230 for additional information.
December and January
Victorian Christmas at Eldon
December - January 2: Eldon House
The Garden Club of London and
Eldon House staff create the sights and smells of an old-fashioned Christmas in
which the house is festooned with decorations of the Victorian and Edwardian
eras. Contact: 519-661-5169
Christmas Parties at Eldon House
December 11 - December 12: Eldon House
Saturday, December 11, Sunday,
December 12, 1:00 - 4:00 pm Hour-long parties for children 10 years old and
younger. Stories, entertainment, treats and all the Christmas highlights of
Eldon House bring the season alive for youngsters. Pick up your tickets at
Museum London or Eldon House.
Unique Gifts for the Festive
Throughout December: Inuit
To celebrate each Festive
Season many unique gift items from $20 are brought into the gallery.
New Year's Eve Party
December 31: Tourism London
Aeolian Hall presents its New Year's Eve Party. Event takes place from 9 pm - 3
am. Call the Palace Theatre Box Office at 432-1029