OTHER EVENTS, EXPERIENCE & ENTERTAINMENT

Minden Farmers’ & Artisan Markets

Saturday, September 18, 10 am – 2 pm, in between your hikes come to downtown Minden and enjoy shopping at the Artisan Market and the Haliburton County Farmers’ Market located on the Fairgrounds. Check out a variety of handcrafted items from the local Artisan vendors and finish with tasting & shopping the local breads, wines, herbs, honey, meat and more at the Farmers’ Market.

DATE:                 Saturday, September 18th

LOCATION:        Minden Fairgrounds, 50 Prentice Street, Minden, ON

TIME:                 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Tea Beside Turtle Waterfalls

Saturday, September 18, 10 am – 4 pm, this event is a fundraiser to Gaia’s Den, a sacred sanctuary in nature. There will be Savouries, Sweets & Scones, 5 choices of tea, brief grounding meditation, Moon Labyrinth Walk, singing with Karen & the Waterfalls.. and more. After you dine stay a bit longer and enjoy the 74 acres of forest or take a dip in Goddess Creek.  To book call 705.448.1346 and leave you name and phone number.  Click here for more information

DATE:                 Saturday, September 18th

LOCATION:        Gaia’s Den, 5012 Elephant Lake Road, Harcourt, ON

TIME:                 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Introduction to Foraging for Wild Edible Mushrooms

This immersive wilderness experience will bring you into the forest with a single delicious goal in mind: how to identify, find, and harvest wild edible mushrooms!

This experience is available for family units, friend bubbles and couples , or as a private experience. Maximum group size is 9. COVID protocols will be followed.  Contact Yours Outdoors for more information

DATE:                 Saturday, September 18th

LOCATION:        Kennaway Road, near Haliburton, ON

TIME:                 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM

SLINKY & THE BOYS

An eclectic electric band. Great tunes – originals and covers. Each show is a contest to see how many musical instruments come out.  To learn more and get tickets click here.

DATE:                 Saturday, September 18th

LOCATION:        Dominion Hotel, 113 Bobcaygeon Road, Minden, ON

TIME:                 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM

KOBO Town in Concert

Founded and fronted by émigré Trinidadian songwriter Drew Gonsalves, Kobo Town’s music has been variously described as “an intoxicating blend of lilting calypsonian wit, dancehall reggae and trombone-heavy brass” (Guardian) and a band that “resurrects, reinvigorates and redefines calypso for the new millennium.”.  To learn more and get tickets click here.

DATE:                 Saturday, September 18th

LOCATION:        Haliburton Highlands Brewing, 1067 Garden Gate Drive, Minden, ON

TIME:                 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM

Ghost Villages, Abandoned Railways & Lost Mines – A Hike Into History

A backcountry ramble through the mining sites of southern Snowdon Township active between 1870-1887. The tour will explore 4 mine sites, 2 railway lines, a colonization Rd. and the lost village of Furnace Falls: complete with smelter and marble quarry! All these sites were abandoned by 1887.  This hike is led by local historian, who enjoys “re-discovering” lost parts of our past.  Bring your camera!

This experience is available for family units, friend bubbles and couples , or as a private experience. Maximum group size is 9. COVID protocols will be followed.  Contact Yours Outdoors for more information

DATE:                 Sunday, September 19th

LOCATION:        Kennaway Road, near Haliburton, ON

TIME:                 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Harvest Moon – Live Concert

Celebrate the HARVEST MOON with Lauren Margison, vocals, River Guard, vocals & guitar, and Stéphane Mayer, keyboard, for an afternoon concert of folk, musical theatre, and some opera. Presented by Highlands Opera Studio in collaboration with the Rotary Club of Haliburton.

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DATE:                 Sunday, September 19th

LOCATION:        Head Lake Park Bandshell, Haliburton, ON

TIME:                 Starting at 2:00 PM