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The Academy Theatre goes “under the sea” with its production of The Little Mermaid

The Academy Theatre goes “under the sea” with its production of The Little Mermaid

In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, Ariel, the beautiful young mermaid, longs to leave her ocean home to live in the world above. Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen’s most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney’s The Little Mermaid is a hauntingly beautiful love story for the ages. With music by

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Memories are Made at the Lindsay Exhibition

The 164th Lindsay Exhibition (LEX) occurs September 19th to 23rd, 2018. The LEX is the 4th Largest Agricultural Fair in Ontario with over 45,000 people attending each year.  The signature attraction at the 2018 LEX is The SkyHawks – the parachute demonstration team from the Canadian Forces, who will be jumping each day at 3:00pm. 

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Hutchison House Museum Celebrates 40th Anniversary

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Hutchison House Museum, located in one of the oldest limestone houses in Peterborough, at 270 Brock Street. The House is owned and operated as a living history museum by the Peterborough Historical Society. The original residents, Dr. John Hutchison, his wife Martha and their children moved into the

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What’s Coming Up at Academy Theatre

Shows coming up at downtown Lindsay’s historic Academy Theatre offer plenty of choice, including a series of intimate concerts in our casual second floor lounge, theatrical fare, plus some great tribute shows. Monthly TIFF screenings continue, too. Our Upstairs Series concerts run every other Thursday with music that spans Bluegrass to Opera. Future acts include

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The Bobcaygeon Craft Beer And Food Festival Is Back For It’s 3rd Year

Kawartha Settlers’ Village is excited to announce the return of the third annual Bobcaygeon Craft Beer & Food Festival. The event will feature craft breweries, cideries, food vendors, and local artists. Live entertainment throughout the day will be by Jesse Slack, Live on the Line, Nicole Lisa Craig and Kelly Burrows. Discover a new favourite

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29 Years of Country Music for Havelock Jamboree

2018 marks the 29th Annual Havelock Country Jamboree. Canada’s Largest Live Country Music and Camping Festival! The festival features over 25 entertainers performing on twin stages over a 4 day period.  Enjoy the experience of a lifetime August 16, 17, 18 & 19, 2018. The Havelock Jamboree is a camping and music festival with a

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Celebrating Canada Day in Cottage Country

APSLEY ~ 3pm Canada Day Parade & Celebrations. Parade starts at 3 p.m. at Apsley Public School, follows along Burleigh Street and ends in the park. Food booth will be open from 4 to 8 p.m. Fireworks in Lions Park at dusk.  https://kawarthanow.com/event/40497/canada-day-parade-celebrations/ BANCROFT ~ 2pm Celebrations at Riverside Park. https://www.bancroftontario.com/canada-day-bancroft-ontario/ BARRIE Live entertainment and family

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Leisa Way starring in Across the Pond: The British Invasion

The 15th season of professional summer theatre at Globus Theatre. Celebrating over 50 years of British pop & rock music and running from June 26th to July 7th. In 1963, the British Invasion went by the code word, “Beatlemania”. After the Beatles’ electrifying appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show in 1964, the popularity of British

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