On April 18th, 1816, Perth established as a military settlement. The land for the settlement was obtained from the Algonkians.
Perth's 200th Anniversary.

(1) Stewart Park Music Festival: 25th Anniversary! Thursday July 14th Through Sunday July 17th, 2016

  • World-class music on 3 different stages
  • Admission by donation
  • Scheduled children’s activities in the park on Saturday and Sunday
  • Adult workshops in the park on Saturday and Sunday
  • A festival labyrinth in the centre of Stewart Park
  • A festival market featuring food vendors and local artisans
  • A Saturday morning farmers’ market at the Crystal Palace with music
  • Saturday downtown sidewalk sale with roving musicians & bargains galore
  • Licenced Saturday and Sunday patio (2:00 – 6:00) at the Crystal Palace
  • After Hours: Music in various downtown venues on Friday + Saturday evenings
  • Music and a delicious Sunday breakfast at the Crystal Palace
  • Sunday Strawberry Social hosted by The Table Community Food Centre
  • Special camping package available at Last Duel Park
  • Air-conditioned shuttle bus from designated parking areas to the park
  • More Information Visit Stewart Park Festival website
(2) Homecoming Weekend: BLAST FROM THE PAST HOMECOMING WEEKEND: JULY 22-24, 2016
  • Opening Ceremonies: at beautiful Stewart Park
  • A BBQ Block Party: three-day event.
  • A night-shirt parade: on Friday, July 22.
  • Fireworks: 10 p.m. on Friday, July 22.
  • The Canadian Stone Carving Festival: stonecarvers at the Fairgrounds.
  • A night-shirt parade: on Friday, July 22.
  • A Parade: through town on Saturday, July 23 will wrap up in front of town hall.
  • Blue Rodeo: Saturday, July 23, 2016 at the Perth Fairgrounds.
  • A Military Tattoo: in Stewart Park and will feature pipes and drums bands and more.
  • An Ecumenical Service: at the Stewart Park stage Sunday afternoon for a ecumenical service.
  • For More Information Visit Perth200 website
(3) 19th Annual Perth Garlic Festival: August 13 & 14th, 2016

  • Over 70 Garlic, Artisans and Food Vendors on grounds and in Commercial Building at the Perth Fairgrounds
  • Saturday 9am to 5pm
  • Sunday 9am to 4pm
  • Admission: Adults $5 --Children under 12 free
  • Garlic Festival SCHEDULE 2016
(4) 171st Anniversary Perth Fair: Friday Sept 2nd to Monday Sept 5th, 2016
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