Events

Annual General Meeting

Monday, June 20th 

Everyone is welcome to come to our 2022 Annual General Meeting. Taking place at the Museum on Monday, June 20th at 7:00 pm. There will be a meeting as well as refreshments. 

Back Home Restaurant Fundraiser

Friday, June 24th 

We have teamed up again with Back Home Restaurant for a Fundraiser Supper. Enjoy $25 meal of Baby back ribs, barbequed chicken, corn, Caesar salad, and a loaded baked potato. Tickets can be bought from the Avonlea Heritage Museum or Back Home Restaurant and Blue Hills Tavern during business hours. Get your tickets soon, you don’t want to miss out. 

Market Day

Every Saturday All Summer

Market Days are back. Starting June, 25th, 2022 and occurring every Saturday until September 3rd. Come down to the museum from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm to browse the wide variety of vendors selling produce, baking, handmade goods, plants, and so much more. Enjoy a BBQ lunch, snacks, and cold drinks sold by the museum staff and volunteers. Heritage Kids activities every week during the market. There is something fun for everyone to do on these Summer Saturdays. 

Rock The Railway -street Dance

Saturday, July 2nd

Come enjoy a summer night under the stars at the end of main street. Saturday, July 2nd at 8:00 pm. Enjoy music, snacks, and drinks. Dance the night away during the July long weekend. 

Show 'N' Shine

Saturday, August 6th

Back again for the 7th year, our collectable car show will be Saturday, August 6th. Bring your cars, trucks, tractors, buggies, and anything else that rolls out for the day. Prizes for all entries, and people’s choice awards. Market vendors will be set up in the yard, along with games and other activities for the whole family. Lunch will be served by the museum volunteers along with snacks and drinks. 

Appreciation Tea

Thursday, August 18th

In appreciation of our visitors, members, donors, and community we will be hosting a tea on Thursday, August 18th. Come down to the museum for the afternoon to enjoy refreshments and dainties.