Grand Valley installs EV Charging Stations

August 15, 2018

GRAND VALLEY, ON –Through Tesla’s Destination Charging program, four electric vehicle (EV) charging stations have been installed in Grand Valley’s municipal parking lot on the West Back Alley off Amaranth Street West. Four parking spaces have been allocated for electric vehicle (EV) charging. In addition to three Tesla charging stations, Tesla has installed one universal… Read more »

Call for Entries for 2019 FEO Awards

August 15, 2018

Each year Festivals and Events Ontario recognizes the accomplishments and successes of its members with the prestigious FEO Awards program. Awards to be presented at the annual FEO Awards Conference in London, Ontario on Thursday, February 28, 2019. Categories include: Top 100 Festivals and Events, Hall of Fame Volunteer Awards, Municipality of the Year Awards,… Read more »

FEO MasterClass Series — Barrie Stop

August 15, 2018

Festivals and Events Ontario is bringing FEO MasterClass Series to the City of Barrie Thursday September 6 and Friday September 7, 2018. Featured sessions include: The Fundamentals of Risk Management for Festivals and Events w/ Peter Ashwin How to Build a Customer Experience Strategy w/ Bob Minhas Beyond the Basics: Getting the Most out of… Read more »

2018 Heritage Music Festival a Huge Success

August 13, 2018

For Immediate Release – The 2018 Heritage Music Festival featuring the 68th Canadian Open Old Time Fiddle Championship just finished in Shelburne, Ontario. This year’s Canadian Open Old Time Fiddle Champion, Diana Dawydchak of Etobicoke, Ontario, was crowned at the finals on Saturday, August 11. For the first time, the Open Class was dominated by… Read more »

Town of Mono officially opens its Pollinator Garden

August 13, 2018

On Aug. 12, 2018, the Mono Pollinator Garden celebrated its official opening at 246366 Hockley Rd, Mono, ON (beside the Headwaters Tourism and Dufferin Board of Trade offices). Dignitaries in attendance for the grand opening included Town of Mono Mayor Laura Ryan and the Honourable Sylvia Jones, Ontario Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport and… Read more »

Town of Orangeville received Federal Support for Sustainability Plan

August 7, 2018

August 7, 2018 – The Town of Orangeville will receive $46,400 to develop a Sustainable Neighbourhood Action Plan through the Green Municipal Fund. The announcement, made by the Ministry of Infrastructure and Communities and the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM), is part of 159 new initiatives for green innovation, climate change resiliency, and infrastructure planning… Read more »

EDCO Awards open for Submissions

August 7, 2018

The EDCO Awards are open for submissions. Be awarded for your outstanding work in economic development and marketing initiatives. Winners will be announced at the 62nd Annual EDCO President’s Dinner and Awards Ceremony on Thursday, January 31, 2019 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto. Deadline for submissions is October 5, 2018. View the complete application package–>

Rosemont Hall to hold a Grand Opening

August 7, 2018

All are invited to attend the official Grand Opening of Rosemont Hall, and be among the first to preview the newly renovated space. Guests are invited to visit the Rosemont Hall at their leisure on Friday, September 7th, 2018 from 6:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m., located at 995987 Mono Adjala Townline, in Rosemont, Ontario L9R… Read more »