Are you excited about Victoria Day weekend? I sure am. It’s the unofficial start of summer and that has me dreaming of camping, the beach, watermelon, picnics, ice cream, BBQs, and so much more. The best part of this summer? My daughter and son-in-law will be coming home from the UK! YAY!
FANSHAWE OPTIMIST FIREWORKS – At Fanshawe Conservation Area, Monday May 23, 2016 at dusk.
MUSEUM LONDON – Admission by donation on Sundays. Drop in any Sunday to get creative in our studio or explore the galleries with a tour guide. Admission is by donation!
PANCAKE BREAKFAST TO WELCOME BACK CAMPERS – At Fanshawe Conservation Area, Sunday May 22, 2016, 9 am to noon
FANSHAWE PIONEER VILLAGE – The Village opens on Saturday for its regular season. And to celebrate Her Majesty, Queen Victoria’s birthday on Monday, there will be nineteenth century games and historical speeches all in reverence to our longest reigning monarch. Her majesty might even brave the sea journey to visit with her subjects in the Upper Canadian town of Fanshawe. Monday May 23, 2016, 10 am to 2 pm.
FANSHAWE HORTICULTURAL CLUB PLANT SALE – Saturday May 21st 8:00 AM to Noon at Eastern Star Temple
LONDON CHILDREN’S MUSEUM – Friday May 20, 2016 5-8 pm, free admission
LONDON AREA SPLASH PADS – Open for the season as of Monday May 23, 2016
ELDON HOUSE – Meet royal guest Queen Victoria at Eldon House and enjoy Victorian games, lemonade and cookies on Eldon House grounds and gardens. Events will be held indoors in our Interpretive Centre if weather is inclement. Monday, May 23, 2016, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.
STORYBOOK GARDENS – In support of the Children’s Outdoor Charter Storybook Gardens are encouraging families to discover the wonders of nature. Storybook will be providing exploration kits for families to borrow from Ting’s Things gift shop for free that include; a microscope, binoculars, ruler, mini animal and plant identification guide, secret trail map and a scavenger hunt card. Monday, May 23, 2016, 10:00 pm – 5:00 pm
DELAWARE SPEEDWAY – Super Stocks, Trucks, V8 Stocks, Friday May 20th, 2016, Pit Gate: 4:30pm, Grandstand Gates: 6:00pm, Races Start: 7:30pm
EAST PARK – Open for the weekend.
FLEETWAY – Open Monday May 23, 016 11 am to 11 pm, Rock wall is open 1-6 pm.