The Town of East Gwillimbury (EG) is a lively, family-friendly community with many spectacular events for everyone to enjoy throughout the year. Browse through our annual events below!

For community events, please visit our Community Event Calendar page.

Would you like to sponsor an event?

Please fill out our 2022 Event Sponsorship Package form. If you have any questions, please send us an email.

Volunteer at EG's Events!

Looking to volunteer in our annual events? Join our Engaged EG Volunteer Program! For more information on how to become volunteer, please visit our Volunteer EG page.

EG Events

Mayor and Council Pancake Breakfast
Check back for 2023 information.
Family Fun Day - February 21, 2022

Family Fun Day 2022

Thank you to our event sponsors, Picone Real Estate and Youth and Community Initiatives Fund.

Easter in East Gwillimbury - April 16, 2022

Thank you to everyone who joined us at the Easter Bunny Hike!

Easter Bunny Hike

Thank you to our event sponsor Lander Realty!

Volunteer Appreciation - April 25, 2022
2017 Volunteer Appreciation Event

Thank you for coming out to our Volunteer Appreciation Event! We hope to see you in 2023!

Operations Centre Opening - May 14, 2022

Thank you for coming out to the Operations Centre Opening Event!

Farmers' Market - May 19 to October 6, 2022

Vendor at the East Gwillimbury Farmers MarketEnjoy local fruit, vegetables, perennials, eggs, meat, cheeses, baked goods, honey, soaps, and much more while supporting our local businesses with minimal contact.

Check out our Farmers' Market page for more information!

When is it?

You can visit the EG Farmers' Market every Thursday from May 19 to October 6, 2022 and runs from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The Grand Opening will take place on Thursday May 19 from 2 – 7 p.m.

Where?

The Farmers Market will be held at the East Gwillimbury Civic Centre at 19000 Leslie Street, Sharon.

Community Open House - Thursday, May 26

Thank you for coming out to our Community Open House! We hope to see you in 2023!

Recreation and Parks Month - June 2022

EG is proud to embrace the movement, June is Recreation and Park Month (JRPM). Along with many other communities throughout Ontario, we use JRPM to promote local recreational programs and amenities that are available for everyone to enjoy.

Please visit our Recreation and Parks Month page for more information!June is Recreation and Parks Month logo

Canada Day Event - July 1, 2022

Join us for our 2022 Canada Day Event! More information can be found on our Canada Day page.

 Visit our Canada Day page

If you are interested in becoming a vendor at our 2022 Canada Day Event, please fill out and submit a vendor application form.

 Vendor Application Form

Tapestry of Taste - August 12 and 13, 2022

Thank you for joining us at our 2022 Tapestry of Taste Event! Stay tuned for next years line up.

Music Nights

Thank you for joining us at our 2022 Music Nights! Stay tuned for next years line up!

Nature Day - September 17, 2022

Event information

Date: Saturday, September 17, 2022
Time: Entry to event begins at 9:45 a.m. and the event starts at 10 a.m. and ends 12 noon.
Location: Ross Family Complex (19300 Centre Street, Mount Albert)

Stations 

  1. Sign in Station - Attendees will receive passport with a guide of the activities below!
  2. Cedar Teaching with Tree Planting
  3. EG Gardeners
  4. Planter station & seed packets
  5. LSRCA – Water Station
  6. Art & Singing Circle
  7. Picnic Table Art
  8. Story Walk EGPL
  9. Snack station
  10. EG Fire
  11. Giveaway Station

Thank you to our sponsors

LSRCA  Mount Albert Lions Club  Tiny Seedlings

Haunted Halloween Hike - October 28, 2022

October 28, 2022, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Sharon Temple (18974 Leslie Street, Sharon)

 

More information to come.

Remembrance Day Service

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Tree Lighting and Skate 

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Santa Claus Tour

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Dare to Care

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Emergency and Community Safety Services collects toy, food and cash donations
at local grocery stores to support EG's Holiday Toy and Food Drive! 

Fire truck image pulling flag that reads be a holiday hero

Present boxes with last year event photos of people making donations

 

NYE in EG - 'Noon' Year's Eve Event - December 31, 2022

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