Join the Colchester South & Harrow Agricultural Society for the 160th Annual Harrow Fair! From vendors to rides from Carter Shows Ltd, tractor displays and so much more! Starting on Thursday August 28th to Sunday August 31st. Fun for the whole family!
Check out the 2019 – 2020 Full Holiday Recreation Schedule: https://www.essex.ca/en/news/resources/2019-2020-Essex-Aquatic-and-Skating-Holiday-Schedule-Revised-1217.pdf
5Km run/walk Harrow Rotary Run to Remember. Sunday September 7 starting at 9:00 am. Sign up in person at Golden Law Office, Ginger’s Flowers or TD Bank. Or online at www.raceroster.com
Presented by The Harrow and Colchester South Chamber of Commerce. Candidates will share their views on relevant current community issues and answer questions from members of the public in attendance. ALL ARE WELCOME Thursday, October 4, 2018 Harrow Agricultural Fair Building (134 McAffee Street, Harrow) 6:30-9 p.m. Doors open at […] Read More
Voting has now begun in the 18th annual Biz X magazine Awards as released in the July/August issue now delivered to all area businesses…. You can nominate your favourite Harrow businesses and people now at bizxmagazine.com until Sept. 25. Please make sure your nominee is over 19 and lives in […] Read More
Town of Essex Council hosted an emergency meeting on Monday, June 22, voting in favour of closing Colchester Beach until further notice. The beach saw a large number of visitors over the weekend leading up to the meeting. The crowds created challenges for beach-goers to follow the physical distancing requirements […] Read More
The Colchester Family Fun Event is back for the third year with an epic line-up of family-friendly fun, musical acts, entertainment, and more! After the first successful celebration of Colchester’s 225th birthday in 2017, the Town of Essex is back with another community celebration. On Saturday, July 27, from Noon […] Read More
While the Town of Essex remains in the provincially mandated Phase 1 of reopening, the municipality is preparing for Phase 2. The Town’s Community Services staff are currently preparing for modified in-person programs and the addition of new online offerings. Staff are also preparing local sports fields and indoor facilities […] Read More
On January 20, 2020, Council directed Administration to review the Town’s Sign By-law specific to signage along County Road 50 between County Road 41 (Meadows Road) and County Road 23 (Arner Townline). As a property owner, business owner, or stakeholder along County Road 50 within the Town’s limits, you are […] Read More
Calling all canines and their companions, 2020 dog tags and licences are now available from the Town of Essex. Dog owners can purchase their tags during regular business hours (8:30am to 4:30pm) at Essex Town Hall (33 Talbot Street South, Essex Centre) and the Harrow and Colchester South Community Centre […] Read More
Certificates of appreciation for local beautification efforts and civic pride will be handed out on Wednesday, September 26, as the Town of Essex and its Communities in Bloom (CIB) Committee recognize residential and commercial properties that received 5 Blooms in the 2018 Annual Front Yard and Balcony Contest. Event: […] Read More
A weekend event created from a partnership between businesses and organizations to promote tourism on Essex County Road 50 along the shore of Lake Erie south of Harrow, Ontario. Spend the day reliving that drive along the Lake Road that you may have experienced in your life. Stop by one […] Read More
The Fall 2019 Recreation Guide is online NOW! Registration for fall programs opens on Monday, August 12. Check out the full guide at www.essex.ca/RecGuide and register for programs online at www.essexconnect.ca.
Due to COVID-19, the Town will not be publishing a Fall 2020 Recreation Guide. The Town is still offering limited recreation and and aquatics programming, with registration online at essexconnect.ca or by calling 519-776-7336 ext 1052. For more information please visit: https://www.essex.ca/en/play/recreationguideonlineregistration.aspx?
Residents in the Town of Essex can look forward to a ton of fun on Family Day, Monday, February 18. • Enjoy two Family Swims, 10:00am to 11:30am and 7:00pm to 8:00pm at the Essex Recreation Complex (242 Talbot Street N., Essex Centre). • Duke it out with FREE Nerf Ninja Battles […] Read More
Residents in the Town of Essex can look forward to a ton of fun on Family Day, Monday, February 17. Enjoy a Leisure Swim, 10:00 to 11:30am at the Essex Recreation Complex (242 Talbot Street N., Essex Centre). Take in all the sights and sounds of the free Family Day […] Read More
The fireworks show, originally scheduled to take place at the Colchester Family Fun event, has been rescheduled to Saturday, August 17. The fireworks will coincide with the outdoor movie night at Colchester Park (100 Jackson Street). Starting at 7:45pm, kids and their families can enjoy “How to Train Your Dragon […] Read More
The Town of Essex is back with the first outdoor movie night of the year on Saturday, July 20 in Essex Centre starting at 6pm. Kids and their families can enjoy Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse, plus a few fun features at Essex Heritage Gardens (rain location: Essex Centre Sports Complex). […] Read More
Click the link below to view a list of free public skating in Essex and Harrow: https://www.essex.ca/en/news/2019-20-holiday-recreation-schedule.aspx
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 from 1pm – 7pm. Harrow Arena 243 McAffee St Harrow, ON N0R 1G0 Every minute of every day someone in Canada requires blood or blood products. Be that someone to a patient in need. Donate blood. For more information or to book an appointment: 1 888 […] Read More