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Special Events

Looking for something exciting to do or try? The following events are offered for all age groups and interests. Our events grow and change each year, which makes them great to attend year after year! For more information or to inquire regarding accessibility at any Town events, please contact Shelley Ware at 905-726-4762 or by email. For additional events happening around Aurora, please see our Community Events Calendar.

Current and upcoming events


Easter Egg Hunt
Monday, April 19, 2014
Aurora Seniors Centre
9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Hop on down and enjoy an eggciting egg hunt, make crafts and some surprises!

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Aurora Art Show and Sale
Saturday, May 3, 2014
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, May 4, 2014
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Aurora Town Hall
For all art enthusiasts this is a must see event featuring over 200 pieces of artwork. Amateur and professional artists from Ontario will be displaying their original two and three-dimensional artwork created in any medium except computer generated art.

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Movies in the Park
May 17 & 18, 2014
Ada Johnson Park

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Celebrate Canada Day

Celebrate Aurora and Celebrate Canada
Monday, June 30, 2014 - Town Park  8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - Lambert Wilson Park (next to the Aurora Family Leisure Complex) 11 a.m. to dusk

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Theatre in the Park
July 11 & 12, 2014
Aurora Town Park
Presented by the Humber River Shakespeare Group and the Town of Aurora.  Featuring "Romeo & Juliet" by William Shakespeare.

Concerts in the Park
Every Wednesday
July 9, 16, 23, 30, 2014
August 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014
Aurora Town Park  

Food Vender Participation Details 

Movies in the Park
August 2 & 3, 2014 - Aurora Town Park
August 26, 2014 - Aurora Town Park
August 28, 2014 - Norm Weller Park  

Food Vender Participation Details

September 5 - 7, 2014
Machell Park

Colours of Fall Concert - Community Corn Roast
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Aurora Town Park

A Haunted Forest
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Sheppard's Bush (Mary Street Entrance)

Santa Under the Stars Parade
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Yonge Street between Orchard Heights Blvd. and Murray Drive

Aurora Borealis
Monday, December 15, 2014 Kick-off
Aurora Town Park

Family First Night
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Aurora Family Leisure Complex

Yonge Street Sale

For information on the Yonge Street Sale (Aurora Chamber Street Festival), please contact the Aurora Chamber of Commerce at 905-727-7262 or visit the Aurora Chamber of Commerce's website external link.

Interested in Sponsorship?

If you are interested in sponsoring one of our exciting events, please click here to learn more.

Thank you to our Sponsors

While we do our very best, we can't do it alone. The Town of Aurora would like to acknowledge and thank the many local and national corporate sponsors who have helped to make these events possible through the years. A special thanks to York Region Printing - sponsor of the Art Aurora Show and Sale.

Special thanks to our 2013 Platinum Sponsors:

Home Hardware Logo   Cineplex Odeon Aurora     Rona Logo   

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