London Golf Show & Sale 2015

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The London Golf Show and Sale is happening this weekend! While golfing may seem like a far off fantasy, this snow IS going to melt away eventually and when that happens, you’ll want to be all ready with your clubs. The Golf Show will have all you need to make sure that happens.

WHEN

Saturday, February 14 from 10:00am to 6:00pm

Sunday, February 15 from 10:00am to 5:00pm

WHERE

Western Fair District, 316 Rectory Street

EXHIBITORS

Golf clubs, golf resorts, golf vacations, retirement services, chiropractic services, golf stores, golf equipment – if it’s related to golfing, it will be there!

There will be presentations on stage for Golf Tips, Pro Tips, and Junior Golf. There will also be free 30-minute golf lessons for children 4-12 years old (sign up early, limited spaces).

ADMISSION

Children 4 and under: FREE

Children 5-10: $5

Children/Adults 11+: $8

Lifestyle Home Show

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The Lifestyle Home Show is coming to the Western Fair Agriplex this weekend! This fantastic three-day event will showcase home improvement ideas, luxury products, landscaping and pools, new home designs and everything you can imagine for your home. Modern, chic, contemporary, sustainable, green, state-of-the-art: whatever words you want to use to describe your home, the inspiration will begin at the Lifestyle Home Show.

The Details

The show opens Friday, January 30 from 12pm until 9pm; Saturday, January 31 from 10am to 8pm; and Sunday, February 1 from 11am to 5pm

Admission is $11, seniors (65+) $9, children 12 and under are free.

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London Wine & Food Show

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This weekend is the 10th annual London Wine & Food Show at the Western Fair District, Agriplex Building. This three-day show combines wine from wineries across Ontario with delicious food from local restaurants. It’s not just for wine-lovers though, there will also be new areas featuring craft beers, spirits and liquors.

Thursday, January 15

In honour of the 10th anniversary, you can kick off the event with $10 admission tickets when purchased in advance for Thursday night. The doors are open from 5:00pm to 10:30pm. Highlights for Thursday evening include a Fire Fighter Fashion Show at 8:00pm and a String Quartet at 7:00 and 9:00pm.

Friday, January 16

The Wine Ladies will be there on Friday night at 6:00pm and 8:00pm with an interactive Wine and Chocolate demonstration and there will be a Nova Vita Fashion Show at 7:00pm. Stick around for a lesson in making sushi from scratch from Wonder Sushi at 9:00pm. The night kicks off at 5:00pm and the doors close at 10:30pm.

Saturday, January 17

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London Bridal Expo 2015

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If you or someone you know is getting married soon, then you will want to head over to the Canada Building at the Western Fair District this weekend for the London Bridal Expo 2015. This annual event has so many vendors, we can’t even list them all, but they cover everything you’ll need for your wedding: hair, makeup, DJ, cake, your dress, your bridesmaids dresses, tuxedo’s, reception venues, photographers, limousines, caterers, florists, registries, and of course your honeymoon! In one weekend, you can see and compare all of the big players in the wedding business and make all of the heavy decisions on the spot.

The London Bridal Expo happens Saturday, January 10 and 11, from 11:00am to 5:00pm.

Wedding fashion shows will be at 1:00pm and 3:30pm.

Admission is $12/person (Print THIS COUPON for $1 off admission at the door!)

Complete your Passport to Prizes to win one of 36 incredible prizes including a $1000 wedding dress from Sophie’s Gown Shoppe!

 

 

This Weekend in London

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Stay out of the cold! Or embrace it, it’s up to you. Whether you enjoy the chill or not, here are some fun ways to spend your weekend:

London Bridal Expo 2015

If you or someone you know is getting married soon, head on over to the Western Fair District for the London Bridal Expo 2015. Prizes, fashion shows, free bridal magazines, and all the bells and whistles you can imagine for the wedding of your dreams! Saturday and Sunday, 11:00am to 5:00pm.

New Years Warehouse Sale

If women’s athletic wear, clothing, and accessories for 40-60% retail prices sounds good to you, then head over to 30 Adelaide Street January 8 – 11 for the New Years Warehouse Sale.

Budweiser Gardens

The London Knights are playing the Erie Otters this Friday night at 7:30pm. Come cheer on your gold medal winning Canadian Juniors! If basketball is more of your thing, go see the London Lightning on Saturday at 7:30pm against the Halifax Rainmen or Sunday at 2:00pm versus the Saint John Mill Rats. Go London!

London Children’s Museum

Bring the kids to the London Children’s Museum at 1:00pm Saturday and Sunday to see an Ice Sculpting demonstration. David Traquair from Crystal Ice Carvings will be there to show everyone how Elsa really built that castle!

Museum London

January 11 is Creative Sunday at Museum London. Take a tour of the exhibits and make some of your own beautiful artwork. Meet at 2:00pm for a guided tour, visit the Imagination Station or do a little sketching in one of the galleries from 1:00-3:00pm. While you’re there, stop in for some delicious refreshments in the Rhino Lounge.

 

New Year’s Eve for the Adults

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Did you manage to score a babysitter for New Year’s Eve? All dressed up and still looking for somewhere to go? Here are a few suggestions:

Rockin’ New Year’s Eve

Victoria Park is all lit up and ready for the big annual, FREE, outdoor event. Bring the kids to skate on the rink, visit with Queen Elsa and Princess Anna from My Perfect Princess Party, watch some great musical performances, have some hot chocolate and then watch a special firework show at 9pm before sending them home. For the grown-ups, the big party starts after the early fireworks with Hangar 18 and Platinum Blonde hitting the band shell. A great fireworks display over City Hall will finish off the night and welcome in 2015.

New Year’s Eve Celebration at the Aeolian Hall

The Aeolian Hall is having their annual celebration to ring in the New Year. This catered event begins at 8:00pm, doors opening at 7:00pm. After Four is performing and there will be complementary champagne at midnight. Tickets are $85 per person for reserved seating. Tickets are nearly sold out! Purchase online HERE.

New Year’s Eve in the District 

The Western Fair District has three different parties going on to welcome in 2015. If you feel like dancing, put on your party dress and join the 80′s Dance Party in the Carousel Room. It begins with a prime rib buffet dinner from 7:00 to 9:00pm, followed by dancing from 9:00 to 1:00am. There will be party favours and champagne at midnight. Call 519-438-7203 x 252 to purchase tickets.

The Top of the Fair restaurant also begins with a prime rib dinner buffet from 7:00 to 9:00pm. There will be live harness racing and live music brought to you by Just Ed. Call 519-438-7203 x 252 for reservations.

Yuk Yuk’s will have you laughing into 2015! The prime rib buffet dinner will be served from 8:30 to 10:00pm followed by a comedy show from 10:00 to midnight. Tickets are $90 per person and can be purchased online HERE.

German Canadian Club

The German Canadian Club is having a great celebration with options for dinner or just the party. Dinner will be served from 6:00 to 8:00pm with reservations and the big party begins at 8:00pm with a light buffet, dancing, and champagne at midnight. Tickets are available in advance only by stopping by the club or online HERE. The celebration is $50 for members, $60 for non-members.

Hilton New Year’s Eve Party

The Hilton Hotel is holding their 10th Anniversary New Year’s Eve Party. This sell out event begins with dinner in the dining room and then moves over to the Ballroom for the big party. Doors open at 8:30pm, dress code is in effect and this is a 19+ event. Tickets are $60 per person and can be reserved by calling 519-430-6412 ex 3121.

London Music Hall

The Penthouse at London Music Hall is hosting an exclusive, formal event for New Year’s Eve. The doors open at 9:00pm for this 19+ event. Appetizers and hors d’oeuvres will be served and champagne at midnight. Tickets are $30 per person or $650 for a reserved booth with admission for 8 and bottle service. For tickets or reservations click HERE.