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!
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
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
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.
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
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
The Essex Municipal Heritage Committee will unveil its sixth heritage plaque on Thursday, August 30 at a ceremony to be held at 12:30 pm at the Harrow Veteran’s Memorial Park (30 King Street West). The new interpretive plaque details the early origins of Harrow, a proud community of the Town […] Read More
Come out and see Santa Claus along with many other Christmas floats! If you and/or your company wish to enter a float this year, please contact Pat Cox or any other Kinsmen member. Parade starts at 7pm. Floats should arrive 45 minutes prior to start. Grand prize for best float! […] Read More
The school board meeting to determine the fate of Harrow High. October 13th – 7:00 PM. St. Clair College Sportsplex 2000 Talbot Road West Windsor, Ontario, N9G 3C3 If you wish to speak you can sign up no later than 6:45 PM at the event.
Residents and business owners in Harrow can have their say on the future of their community with the launch of two online surveys. The first survey provides residents the final chance to weigh in on the Harrow Streetscape Project. The project aims to revamp the physical characteristics of sidewalks and […] Read More
The Spring/Summer 2019 Recreation Guide can be read here: https://issuu.com/essexrec/docs/spring-summer_2019_community_servic Each issue of the Recreation Guide is available in a convenient page-turning format on essexconnect.ca. Zoom in or use the search tool to find exactly what you’re looking for. Program Registration The Town of Essex is making an effort to […] Read More
The Town of Essex is currently seeking feedback on the establishment of cannabis retail stores. Citizens are invited to fill out a public survey to assist Council in their decision to opt in or opt out of allowing such stores in the community. Under provincial legislation, municipalities have the option […] Read More
The Town is excited to share the list of finalists from our community in Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island’s 4th Annual Best of Windsor Essex Awards. Voting runs until Sunday, February 24. The final winners will be announced on Tuesday, March 28. Vote online at www.bestofwindsoressex.ca. The list below includes each […] Read More
The Harrow and Colchester Chamber of Commerce, the Town of Essex, and the WindsorEssex Small Business Centre are very excited to have the official launch of the Win This Space contest on Tuesday, September 11 at Noon at 43 King Street West, Harrow Centre. The contest will provide one lucky […] Read More
Project aims to boost local entrepreneurship. A collaborative project, which aims to boost local entrepreneurship and encourage small business growth, launched in Harrow on Tuesday, September 11. The first of its kind in the Windsor Essex region, the contest will provide one lucky entrepreneur with up to $1,000 towards rent […] Read More