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June 2017

Escape Train

Saturday, June 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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Experience a unique escape room and dinner on-board a moving heritage train. The game will start upon your arrival at the train station. After boarding the train and enjoying a meal in our dining car, the game will continue with car to car action. The train will arrive back at the station at 9 pm. Will you be able to find the secret in time? Tickets are $89 + HST per person. This includes the dining and escape room experience.…

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Passenger Appreciation BBQ

Sunday, June 25
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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Ride the train today and enjoy a hamburger or hotdog compliments of the York-Durham Heritage Railway at the Uxbridge station from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm. As always, there is entertainment on the train for the whole-family to enjoy.

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$35 - $60

Scugog Summer Jam

Friday, June 30 @ 4:00 am - Sunday, July 2 @ 10:00 pm EDT
Port Perry Fairgrounds, 15835 Old Simcoe Road
Port Perry, ON Canada
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The Township of Scugog is ready to rock at the first-ever Scugog Summer Jam! Come join us at the Port Perry Fairgrounds from June 30th to July 2nd for a weekend jam-packed with Canadian musical talent! Headliners include Big Wreck and Aaron Pritchett, along with performances from local bands and artists! The Scugog Summer Jam will also host numerous food vendors and a beverage tent. This event is inclusive for all-ages, lifestyles, and music tastes! Join us from June 30th…

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July 2017
Free

Canada Day 150 Celebrations in Palmer Park

Saturday, July 1 @ 10:30 am - Sunday, July 2 @ 4:00 pm EDT
Palmer Park, Port Perry, Ontario Canada + Google Map

The Township of Scugog celebrates Canada Day 150! Come join us on July 1st and 2nd for a weekend of unforgettable fun and entertainment! Our celebrations kick off on July 1st at 11am with a parade through Historic Downtown Port Perry. Featuring our annual "Vettes for Vets", along with antique cars, local athletes, fife & drum and pipe bands, historical characters, and MORE! While the parade ends in Palmer Park, the fun has only just begun! After opening ceremonies, the…

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Free

Oshawa Canada Day 2016

Saturday, July 1 @ 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm EDT
Lakeview Park, Oshawa, Ontario Canada + Google Map

The City of Oshawa's Canada Day 2016 celebration is coming soon! This exciting event will take place at Lakeview Park on Friday, July 1, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Visitors can enjoy family, food, entertainment and the amazing firework display at the end of the evening.

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Free

Ajax Canada Day Celebrations – Night Time Extravaganza

Saturday, July 1 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm EDT
Ajax Downs, 380 Kingston Rd East
Ajax, ON ON L1Z 1W4 Canada
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Celebrate Canada Day in Ajax with fun, food, games, entertainment and fireworks.There will be children’s activities, face painting, inflatable rides, wagon rides, strolling buskers and more.

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Free

Ajax Canada Day Family Celebrations

Saturday, July 1 @ 11:00 pm EDT
Rotary Park, 177 Lake Dr.
Ajax, Ontario L1S 7J1 Canada
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There will be children's activities, face painting, inflatable rides, strolling buskers and more.  Visit our local community groups and organizations, enjoy live entertainment and cultural performances on stage, and try some delicious food at one of our many food vendors. ATMs on site. Nominal fees apply for food and beverages. No Parking! Leave the driving to us - take the free Canada Day's Shuttle.

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Canada 150 Celebration Train Ride

Sunday, July 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with a ride on-board a heritage train through the Oak Ridges Moraine. Enjoy our doors open baggage car and on-board family entertainment. Today only, ride the train at a discounted price. Tickets are $15 for adults, students and seniors and only $1 for children

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Escape Train

Saturday, July 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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Experience a unique escape room and dinner on-board a moving heritage train. The game will start upon your arrival at the train station. After boarding the train and enjoying a meal in our dining car, the game will continue with car to car action. The train will arrive back at the station at 9 pm. Will you be able to find the secret in time? Tickets are $89 + HST per person. This includes the dining and escape room experience.…

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Teddy Bear Train

Sunday, July 9 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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This is a popular semi-annual event, where children can bring their teddy bear or favourite stuffy for a check-up with Dr. Bear. In addition to Dr. Bear, there will be on-board entertainment. Children 12 and under ride for $1 when carrying their Teddy Bear.

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$5

Grandpa Henry’s Picnic

Sunday, July 9 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
Oshawa Community Museum, 1450 Simcoe Street South, Lakeview Park
Oshawa, ON L1H 8S8 Canada
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The Oshawa Museum is once again paying tribute to an old tradition of the Henry family. Celebrate this year’s Picnic with sack races and a pioneer chore relay, making ice cream learning Victorian handicrafts like cross-stitch and embroidery. The Oshawa Public Library will also be on hand with stories and the Museum will have a quiet colouring corner. The picnic will be held on Sunday, July 9 from 12-4 pm in the Henry family’s ancestral gardens. The cost is $5…

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Pizza Day

Sunday, July 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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Ride the train today and receive a free slice of pizza at the Uxbridge station from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm. As always, there is entertainment on the train for the whole-family to enjoy. The train departs Uxbridge Station at 10:00 am and 2:30 pm and from Stouffville at noon. Book your tickets online at: www.ydhr.ca

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Ice Cream Day

Sunday, July 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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Ride the train today and receive a free scoop at the Uxbridge station from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm. As always, there is entertainment on the train for the whole-family to enjoy. The train departs Uxbridge Station at 10:00 am and 2:30 pm and from Stouffville at noon. Book your tickets online at: www.ydhr.ca

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Heritage Train Ride

Sunday, July 30 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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Hop on board and enjoy a ride in one of our heated/air conditioned heritage coaches from the 1950's and enjoy our doors open baggage car. There is entertainment on the train for the whole-family to enjoy.

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August 2017

Heritage Train Ride

Sunday, August 6 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
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York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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Hop on board and enjoy a ride in one of our heated/air conditioned heritage coaches from the 1950's and enjoy our doors open baggage car. There is entertainment on the train for the whole-family to enjoy.

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Day Out With Thomas

Friday, August 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
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Aug 11-13 & 18-20, 2017
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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Start your engines! Thomas the Tank Engine is arriving at the Uxbridge station. Go for a ride with Thomas the Train, meet Sir Topham Hatt, and enjoy lots of activities, including tattoos, and face painting.

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Free

Picasso’s Picnic Kids’ Art Festival

Saturday, August 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm UTC-4
The Visual Arts Centre of Clarington, 143 Simpson Ave
Bowmanville, Ontario L1C 2J1 Canada
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Join us on August 20th for this years' Picasso's Picnic. Experience a wide range of arts, performers, workshops, young artists and local arts related businesses. It's an Art Festival for kids of all ages (and their families).

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September 2017

Grandparent’s Day Train Ride

Sunday, September 10 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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Today is grandparent’s day! Treat yours to a trip on the York-Durham Heritage Railway through the picturesque Oak Ridges Moraine. Half price for each grandparent accompanied by a fare-paying grandchild.

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Teddy Bear Train Day

Sunday, September 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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This is a popular semi-annual event, where children can bring their teddy bear or favourite stuffy for a check-up with Dr. Bear. In addition to Dr. Bear, there will be on-board entertainment.

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October 2017

Fall Colours Train Ride

Sunday, October 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
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Oct. 1, 7-8 & 14-15
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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Enjoy the wonders of autumn from your seat on the York Durham Heritage Railway while travelling through the picturesque Oak Ridges Moraine. Saturday round trips departing from Uxbridge are 90 minutes long. Sunday trains depart the Uxbridge Station at 10:00 am and 2:30 pm and from Stouffville at noon. Round trips are 2 hours long. Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Boarding facilities for disabled persons available in Uxbridge. For train departure times and to book your tickets visit www.ydhr.ca

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Halloween Train Rides

Saturday, October 21 - Sunday, October 22
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Oct. 21-22 & 28-29
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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Enjoy entertainment and Halloween themed activities on board the decorated train. Children 12 and under in costume ride for $1. Children will receive a goodie bag upon departing the train. Saturdays the one-hour round trip train ride departs from Uxbridge at 11 am, 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm Sundays the train departs Uxbridge Station at 10:00 am and 2:30 pm and from Stouffville at noon. Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Book your tickets online at: www.ydhr.ca Cost: See website…

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November 2017

Santa Trains

Saturday, November 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Sunday, December 17, 2017

York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station, 19 Railway Street
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 Canada
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We have received news from the North Pole that Santa will be joining our train rides with on-board entertainment. Santa will visit each child at their seat. This is a great photo opportunity! Each child will also receive a gift bag upon departing the train. Each one-hour round trip train ride departs from Uxbridge at 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm. Book your tickets online at: www.ydhr.ca Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm Cost: See website Contact Info: www.ydhr.ca…

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