Join us for a weekend of fun and family entertainment!!
SATURDAY, APRIL 11TH, 9am to 4pm
SUNDAY, APRIL 12TH, 10am to 3pm
IN THE BIG TENT
Wild Ontario Raptor Show
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.
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 & MAGICAL BURN
Saturday, April 4th, from 5pm, Burn at 8pm
at the Optimist Center, Holstein
Mouth watering varieties of ribs with coleslaw, buns and homemade maple desserts.
SENIORS LUNCHEON AT THE OPTIMIST CENTRE
Thursday, April 9th, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Our Optimist Members are glad to serve you. Wheel chair accessible.
JUNIOR OPTIMIST MAPLEFEST TALENT SHOW
Thursday, April 9 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Contact Marg Rapp at : 519-665-2137
WEEKEND CRAFT SHOW & SALE
April 11 9 am to 4 pm
April 12 10 am to 3 pm
30 crafters offering a variety of articles and goods at the Optimist Centre in Holstein
– Located just north of the wagon drop-off