10 Unmissable September Events in Oshawa


Your September, sorted! Here are 10 must-do events in Oshawa:

Don’t miss RMG Fridays:  All Access Pass! An evening of music, performance and art, in a lively atmosphere. The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, 72 Queen Street, Oshawa. 7 pm to 10 pm.  FREE.  Cash bar. All welcome.

The Oshawa Art Association presents the Annual Art Show & Sale at Camp Samac! September 9 – 11, 2016, between 10 am and 5 pm, 275 Conlin Road East. 

Celebrate the Legends Centre’s 10th birthday with free skating, swimming, a BBQ ($), free preschool drop-in, anniversary cake and door prizes.  September 10, 2016.  1661 Harmony Road North, Oshawa. 

Explore Union Cemetery with expert guides from the Oshawa Museum! On September 11, 2016, tour Sections A and D, and learn about prominent citizens and remarkable gravestones. The tour will begin at 2 pm at the front gates of Union Cemetery. Cost is $5/person, or free for members of the Oshawa Historical Society.  This tour will run rain or shine! 760 King Street West, Oshawa. 

It’s Durham Comedy Week! Starting September 16, 2016, catch 15 fantastically funny (and clean!) Canadian stand-up comedians, right here in Durham Region for three evenings of laughter.  Full schedule, tickets and locations here.

53 films, 3 days, 4 venues and 18 countries – the Durham Region Film Festival arrives September 16 – 18, 2016! Click here for schedule, tickets and info.

Bottom’s up! It’s time for the Oshawa Wine Tasting Festival, featuring Ontario wineries. Tickets are $25 in advance, or $30 day of event.  Ticket includes admission to the festival, 6 wine samples, Wine Booklet which includes information about the wines, a wine glass, and a wine glass neck holder.  September 17, 2016. 12 pm to 7 pm.  Victoria Street, downtown Oshawa. 

On Saturday, September 17, 2016, don’t miss Scenes from the Cemetery, a dramatic walking tour where actors bring stories of Oshawa’s past to life.  Tickets are $20 each and are available for purchase at the Oshawa Museum. Limited spots, purchase in advance to avoid disappointment.  Tour times: 2:20pm, 2:40pm, 3pm, 3:20pm, and 3:40pm. Union Cemetery, 760 King Street West, Oshawa. 

Enjoy Community Yoga at Parkwood Estate on September 18, 2016! Hosted by the Durham Yogi Community. 2 pm to 4 pm.  FREE. 270 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa. 

Okay, we’re heading to Whitby for this one, but how could we not include the Junk Food Festival on September 23, 2016? Festival runs until September 25, at Heydenshore Pavillion, 589 Water Street, Whitby.  FREE admission.  


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