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Festivals and events in Port Elgin



Fun for the Whole Family!

Enjoy the colour and vitality of the festivals and events in Port Elgin Ontario. Something is happening almost every day of the year in this beautiful lakeside town. There's just no way you'll get bored!
Relax and enjoy one of our many events while you are here.
We can't wait to see you!




Saugeen Shores Award Winning Port Elgin Pumpkinfest. Welcome to Port Elgin Pumpkinfest! One of Ontario’s most unique events. Featuring two GIANT Vegetable Weigh Offs, one of Ontario's LARGEST two day outdoor Car Shows, craft & marketplace vendors for all your Shopping needs and tons of


FAMILY FUN Attractions, Port Elgin Pumpkinfest is THE place to be! Held in downtown Port Elgin.

It takes the entire COMMUNITY to run a festival of this size and Port Elgin Pumpkinfest is proud to partner with our Sponsors, local Non-Profit Groups, Volunteers, The Municipality of Saugeen Shores, and more.  It is because of all their hard work that Port Elgin Pumpkinfest was the recipient of the "Best Community Involvement Award" and the "Best Virtual Campaign Award" from Festivals and Events Ontario. WAY TO GO SAUGEEN SHORES!!

You don't want to miss this Award Winning, Record Breaking, One of a Kind, Top 100 Ontario Festival! Always the weekend before Thanksgiving!

Check it out on our website!

Cruisers Night Car Show


Cruisers Cruise Nites in Southampton, every Thursday from June to August provide an exciting evening of awesome cars, music, and even a 50/50 draw!

Come and stroll Millard Boulevard in Downtown Southampton, and enjoy the large number of custom, classic and antique cars with classic rock to set the mood.

Hosted by Mr. Cruiser from 6:30-9pm and sponsored by the Saugeen Shores Chamber of Commerce, Cruisers Cruise Nites are a great spectacle for visitors and locals alike to enjoy. While there, try your luck on their weekly 50/50 draws.

For more information contact the Saugeen Shores Chamber of Commerce at 519-832-2332 or 1-800-387-3456.

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