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Quilt and fibre show

The Quilt and Fibre Show: May 21-25, 2019. Another year of wonderful surprises in fibre art, quilt making, displays and demos. To learn more, download our brochure or contact

spring fling classic car show

Classic Car Show in St. Jacob’s - Saturday June 8th. The MG Car Club of Toronto and Toronto Triumph Club are holding their annual Spring Fling event in the Waterloo area and are delighted to be holding the car show in St. Jacob’s in the parking lot behind the Old Mill. The car show, which will run from 11:00a.m. to 2:00p.m. on Saturday June 8th, will feature ~50 classic MG and Triumph cars from the 1950s, 60s and 70s. Drivers will be on hand to answer your questions and you will have a chance to vote for your favourite classic car. We look forward to seeing you there.

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St. Jacobs Summer solstice

June 22 2019. Join us in welcoming Summer with a Sidewalk Sale - St. Jacobs Style! The Summer Solstice event is taking place in the Village Saturday June 22nd at Sunrise! Many shops will be open early and celebrating summer with tonnes of deals! Here’s some of the events taking place:

  • Angel Treasures turns 25 this weekend! They will be open at 6am with 50% off all merchandise for the first hour, 40% off from 7am-8am, 30% off from 8am-9am and so on. There will also be a “giveaway” event that day and refreshments.

  • Calling Crow is offering no tax that day and an "Orange You Glad Its Summer” giveaway while supplies last.

  • Creative Landscape Depot is offering:

    Free in-town deliveries for any product

    30% off all home accents (fire bowls & fire features, landscape lighting, privacy screens, & planters)

    80% off bird feeders

  • Home Hardware is having their annual Garage sale in the Home Hardware parking lot

  • La Creme is opening at 6am and is offering 50% off all merchandise for the first hour, 40% off from 7am-8am, 30% off from 8am-9am and so on.

  • Waterloo Central Railway 50% off Adult and Child tickets on June 22nd trains.

    Trains Departing From:

    Waterloo Station (Northfield Dr): 10AM, 12PM, 2PM

    Farmer's Market Station: 10:10AM, 12:10PM, 2:10PM

    St. Jacobs Village Station: 10:30AM, 12:30PM, 2:30PM

    Elmira Station: 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM

    Hop On Hop Off option on 10AM and 12PM trains at any of the stops.

St. Jacobs Sparkles

Nov 14th, 15th, 16th & 17th, 2019. Each year the Village of St. Jacobs and it’s merchants host our annual Christmas Open House known as St. Jacobs Sparkles!  Come join in the festivities as guests explore the Village and take in the sights and sounds of a small-town Christmas while enjoying the thousands of twinkling lights, festive goodies and refreshments!  Enjoy promos, giveaways,  Complimentary horse drawn trolley rides, Victorian Carollers, festive photo booth, outdoor burn barrel (for marshmallow roasting fun) and a tree lighting ceremony to help ring in the event on the Thursday evening!  

There is usually an appearance by the jolly old man himself!  Details for this event will be posted as the event draws near...stay tuned!

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