Weekend Events

The 25th Holstein Maplefest 2019
Join us for a weekend of fun and family entertainment!!
“North American Maple Syrup Council awards to Love’s Sweetness “Best of Show” and “Best of Class”.

SATURDAY, APRIL 13TH, 9am to 4pm
SUNDAY, APRIL 14TH, 10am to 3pm
IN THE BIG TENT

MIGHTY MIKE SHOW

“Step Right Up!  Witness Mighty Mike  throwing around bowling balls and sledgehammers as if light as a feather ….while wearing a 1920’s style bathing suit.  You’ll be amazed as he drives nails through boards with his hand, bends horseshoes, and tears packs of cards, but try not to laugh at his dance routines.”

Four Paws Flying Entertainment; 

Watch the unique, fast-paced, high-flying entertainment.  Performance includes World Champion skilled disc catching dogs, high flying freestyle disc dogs, amazing high jumping dogs, super fast agility dogs and very cute trick dogs.

The Amazing Addison, Magician

Magical entertainment for our Children and Families.  Illusions, tricks, disappearing objects, you will wonder how it is all done.

CRAFT SALE
At the Optimist Centre, Holstein. See 30 crafters offering a variety of articles and goods, located just north of the wagon drop off. Admission is free!!

IN THE BUSH

Free demonstrations, activities and new challenges for the kids this year!

Come and check out  bee keeping, bird feeder building, log sawing and branding, woodcarving, candle making, ice cream and butter making, the Boy Scouts rope bridge, a blacksmith, walk the plant, zip line, tunnel slide, barn yard animals,  sheep shearing, and of course “6 different ways to make maple syrup, from native times to state-of-the art present day processing”. In Arts and Crafts Tent, learn to spin yarn on a drop spindle, needle felt a necklace, wet felt a soap and see demos of hand loom weaving.

IN THE OPTIMIST CENTRE

MAPLEFEST RIB NIGHT
Saturday, April 6TH, 5 to 7:30 pm
at the Optimist Center, Holstein
Mouth watering varieties of ribs with coleslaw, buns and homemade maple desserts.
Take-out available

SENIORS LUNCHEON AT THE OPTIMIST CENTRE
Thursday, April 11th, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Our Optimist Members are glad to serve you.  Wheel chair accessible.

JUNIOR OPTIMIST MAPLEFEST
Thursday, April 11th, 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Junior Optimist Talent Show
Admission-no charge
Contact Marg Rapp at : 519-665-2137