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Events at the Mill

2014 Events at the Mill
  • Friday & Saturday, September 5 & 6 - MILLING - the millwheels will be turning at 1 pm as part of Gananoque's month long Harvest Festival.

  • Friday & Saturday, September 12 & 13 - MILLING - the millwheels will be turning at 1 pm as part of Gananoque's month long Harvest Festival.

  • Friday & Saturday, September 19 & 20 - MILLING - the millwheels will be turning at 1 pm as part of Gananoque's month long Harvest Festival.

  • Saturday, October 11 - THANKSGIVING AT THE MILL - fun for the whole family including:

    • Harvest Breakfast - 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the Old Town Hall
    • Hot Dog Lunch - 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • Vintage Treasures Silent Auction (all day)
    • Bake and Produce Sale (all day)
    • Blacksmithing Demonstrations (all day)
    • Milling Demonstration (1 p.m.)
    • Corn Shelling, Rope Making, Spinning wheel demonstrations (all day)

Day Date Start
Saturday May 24 1 pm
Saturday June 14 1 pm
Saturday June 28 1 pm
Saturday July 5 1 pm
Saturday July 19 1 pm
Saturday August 2 1 pm
Saturday August 23 1 pm
Friday August 29 1 pm
Saturday August 30 1 pm
Friday September 5 1 pm
Saturday September 6 1 pm
Friday September 12 1 pm
Saturday September 13 1 pm
Friday September 19 1 pm
Saturday September 20 1 pm
Saturday October 11 1 pm

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Annual Event Descriptions
  • Delta Maple Syrup Festival weekend: This is an annual spring event in Delta, held on the third weekend in April, features pancakes with maple syrup served at the Delta Fair Ground and sales of maple products and crafts. The Delta Mill Society cooperates with the Festival committee by opening the Mill for special demonstrations, exhibits and tours. For more information about the Delta Maple Syrup Festival, see the Delta Fair Website (they organize the Delta Maple Syrup Festival)

  • Annual Delta Fair in July: held on the fourth weekend in July, this is the longest-running country fair in Ontario. The Mill is always a feature point of interest for visitors to the area. On the first day of the Fair there is an annual parade and the Mill Society enters a float designed on a historical theme. For more information about the Delta Fair, see the Delta Fair Website

  • Thanksgiving Festival:
    Thanksgiving bounty
    photo by: Ken Watson
    Harvest bounty at the
    annual Thanksgiving Festival
    For many years The Delta Mill Society has hosted this event, held on Thanksgiving Weekend in October. It features a sale of home baking, preserves, vegetable produce, crafts, plants, dried flowers, all donated by members of the community. Visitors arrive from Ottawa, Kingston, Brockville and many other centres to enjoy the country atmosphere of this lovely village, to purchase the sale products and to take part in the activities and demonstrations of special interest (such as blacksmithing) sponsored by the Society.

  • Christmas Lights in the Mill: Each Christmas season the Delta Mill Society installs large lighted candles and wreaths in the Mill windows and people come from many miles around to see this beautiful seasonal display. As one local business person wrote to the Society "the Mill's windows glow like small jewels on cold winter nights".

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Box 172, Delta, Ontario K0E 1G0
Tel: 613-928-2584 (office)
Email: info@deltamill.org
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