Weekend Events

The 26th Holstein Maplefest 2020
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 11TH, 9am to 4pm
SUNDAY, APRIL 12TH, 10am to 3pm

IN THE BIG TENT

The FireGuy

Fireguy has a burning desire to entertain. Fire juggling , fire eating , fire breathing and other exciting fire performances sure to amaze and entertain you.
fireguyshow.com

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. fourpawsflyingentertainment.weebly.com

Wild Ontario Raptor Show

Wild Ontario Live Birds of Prey Program. An Entertaining and Educating program that hopes to foster a love and appreciation for Ontario’s Incredible Wildlife and Environment
wildontario.ca


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 & 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.
Take-out available

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

Admission-no charge
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

Free admission
30 crafters offering a variety of articles and goods at the Optimist Centre in Holstein
– Located just north of the wagon drop-off