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News and Articles in the Kawartha Lakes

Local Events

You will find a broad range of fun events throughout the year in the Kawartha Lakes. There are farmers, markets, annual fairs and autumn festivals, antique shows, butter tart tours, and duck derbies. No matter the season, you will discover lots of ideas for family outings. We'll keep you in the know about upcoming weekend events in the Kawartha Lakes.

Kawartha Lakes Cycling Classic: Annual ride for A Place Called Home

The annual Kawartha Lakes Cycling Classic returns Aug. 25 to Lindsay, as riders from across the region ride for A...
08/06/2018
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How to Celebrate Canada Day in Kawartha Lakes

Here are the Canada Day festivities planned for communities across City of Kawartha Lakes. * BOBCAYGEON There is a lot...
06/26/2018
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Cottage Country Farmers Market At The Barn Launches

The Cottage Country Farmers Market At The Barn will kick off on Saturday, June 16th at 8 a.m. Located at...
06/06/2018
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5 things happening in the Kawarthas that will have you talking this week

Here are 5 things happening in the Kawarthas this week that will have you talking.  1) Kawartha Lakes councillors are...
03/05/2018
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Long weekend attracts hundreds to Chemong Lake for free ice fishing

This long weekend, many families from across southern Ontario headed out to Chemong Lake to take advantage of free ice-fishing...
02/19/2018
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Big Brothers Big Sisters ‘rocking out’ for Kids Sake

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kawartha Lakes - Haliburton is sending out a challenge to all those that feel mentoring...
02/05/2018
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Concert band performs at Peterborough Square

Shoppers listen to a performance by members of the Peterborough Concert Band playing festive music in Peterborough Square on Saturday...
12/04/2017
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Welcome the yuletide with the Kawartha Lakes Singers

LINDSAY — The holiday spirit is ramping up and the Kawartha Lakes Singers are contributing to the mood. The group...
11/19/2017
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2017 Petroglyphs Christmas Bird Count

Each year the Peterborough Field Naturalists (PFN), conduct a Christmas Bird Count around Jack Lake. Participants spend the day visiting...
11/16/2017
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Special Canada 150 event celebrates the environment

 LINDSAY — A free family event at Ken Reid Conservation Area next month will celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday and the...
10/11/2017
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The Kawarthan: Where to paddle in the Kawarthas?

Canoeing and kayaking are among some of the favourite pastimes for locals and cottagers in the Kawarthas, with more than...
07/25/2017
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Celebrate Canada 150 at Kawartha Lakes libraries

Many activities have been planned at Kawartha Lakes Public Library branches to help celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday. Drums will be...
07/24/2017
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Three reasons why you should spend your summer in the Kawarthas

Can’t-miss events? We’ve got them. Incredible culinary experiences? Of course. Peace of mind while you have the summer of your...
07/12/2017
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Jack’s Lake Association Kids Fishing Derby

Kids Fishing Derby: Saturday July 8, 2017 The hugely popular Derby had over 125 participants last year!
06/29/2017
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An ambitious summer season ahead at Bobcaygeon’s Globus Theatre

One of my yearly summer highlights are my trips to the Lakeview Arts Barn in Bobcaygeon to attend performances by...
06/13/2017
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Kawartha Lakes calls for volunteers for Milk Run and KL21K event

The City of Kawartha Lakes Parks, Recreation and Culture division is currently seeking responsible, energetic and reliable volunteers to assist...
06/01/2017
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Celebrating excellence in the City of Kawartha Lakes

Tickets now available for the Lindsay and District Chamber of Commerce’s Evening of Excellence, May 26 at the Lakeview Arts...
05/10/2017
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Farmers Market – Bobcaygeon

Saturdays May 20th until October 1st, 2017 8am - 1pm Bobcaygeon Farmers Market
05/08/2017
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Council approves new policy to replace Limited Service road agreements

KAWARTHA LAKES - City of Kawartha Lakes council has approved a new policy that will replace Limited Service Agreements (LSAs)...
04/27/2017
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An artist is searching for photos to paint of Canada to celebrate 150 years

Allison Smith had always dreamed of traveling across Canada to paint landscapes from coast to coast to coast, but after...
04/24/2017
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Film shines focus on folk artist

FENELON FALLS, ON — The biography of one of Canada’s best-known folk artists hits the big screen at Fenelon Falls...
04/24/2017
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