Recreation, Leisure & Culture Special Events


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The Department of Parks, Recreation & Culture offers a variety of programs as well as several special events for all ages and interests throughout the year. Check the events calendar regularly for up to date information.





Thank you to our Halloween Sponsors

Thank you to all of our sponsors who helped make our Halloween events a success.  We appreciate your ongoing support and involvement in the community.  Thank you to:
Cavan Street Candy Apples
Cameco Capitol Arts Centre
Burnham Family Farm Market
Olympus Burger
Giant Tiger
Primitive Designs
Frosted Flour Company
Garden Hill Farmers Market
Port Hope Police
Port Hope Fire Department

Youth Workshop Series

Baking, cooking, sewing, time management, communication, banking and budgeting and more. Location: Port Hope Community Hub

Last Wednesday of the month September – April 6:00-8:00pm

Ages 12-15


Holiday Skate

Celebrate the season with Santa’s Elves at this year’s Holiday Skate. Open to all ages, skaters under the age of 9 must be accompanied by a caregiver 15 yrs or older. CSA approved safety equipment recommended including a helmet. Location: Jack Burger Sports Complex

Date: December 8, 2019

Time: 1:00-2:20pm

Pancakes With Santa

Join us for complimentary pancakes and meet Santa. THANK YOU TO OUR COMMUNITY SPONSORS! Open to all ages. Location: Town Park Recreation Centre

Date: December 14, 2019

Time: 9:00-11:00am

Family Day Fab 5

Join us for family fun on Family Day with 5 fabulous family friendly activities. Open to all ages. Location: Town Park Recreation Centre

Date: February 17, 2020

Time: 1:00-5:00pm

Easter Bunny Eggstravaganza

Hop on over to this annual event! Ages 10 and under FREE. Location: Town Park Recreation Centre

Date: April 4, 2020

Time: 1:00-3:00pm

National Youth Week

In celebration of youth week the Municipality of Port Hope and community partners plan a week full of fun activities for youth! Check for a full schedule of activities in April at Locations: Various locations throughout Port Hope

May 1-7, 2020

Fees apply based on individual activities