2018 Thornhill Village Cultural Festival : Media Release


Saturday, 15th September 2018

10 am to 4.30 pm


Happening in Thornhill Park, 26 Old Yonge Street, just to the west of the major intersections of Yonge Street and Centre Street


Admission by voluntary donation at the entrances.The Festival is run by a committee of community volunteers.



Thornhill Park (26 Old Yonge Street)
Music and Events stage 

Craft vendors
Food vendors
Old Tyme Baking Contest (judging & display)
Petting Zoo
Face painting
Clown and Balloon animals
Stilt walker

Robert West Heritage House (entrance off Old Yonge Street)
Thornhill Garden and Horticultural Society
Vintage Doll Display (inside house)

William Walton Armstrong House and Studio 
(entrance off Old Yonge Street)
Artists Open Studio (in the studio)
Music (in the studio)

Book Sale
Community Groups


Thornhill Pub (near to the Festival site)
Food, beverages, patio and music


Schedule of events on Stage and in the Park
10.00    -   Thornhill Community Band

10:30    -   Old Tyme Baking Contest - judging
11:00 - Kings Royal Yorkers (in the Park)
11:30    -  Opening Ceremonies
11:55    -  Yonge Originals (band)
12:40    -  Jazzercise    
12:40 - Team K9 Sports performance 
  1:05    -  Lilly Mason (music)
  1:45 - Kings Royal Yorkers (in the Park)
  2:15    -  Yonge Originals (band)
  2:50    -  Jazzercise 
  2:50 - Team K9 Sports performance 
  3:15    -  Lilly Mason (music)

Schedule of events in the William Walton Armstrong House Studio

11:00 - Roy Feuerherdt Brass Quintet
12:20 - Roy Feuerherdt Brass Quintet
  1:45 - Roy Feuerherdt Brass Quintet


The Festival is hosted by the Society for the Preservation of Historic Thornhill 
and is organized by a small group of Community Volunteers.

City of Markham - Celebrate Markham Grant Program
City of Vaughan
Royal LePage Your Community Realtor
TD Financial Group
CIBC Banking Service
Ladies Golf Club of Toronto
The Thornhill Club
Allstate Insurance Company of Canada


WEBSITE :        www.thornhillfestival.org
FACEBOOK:      https://www.facebook.com/ThornhillFEST/ 

for more information contact:

Festival Chair - Violet Farquharson-Lambert
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Publicity Chair - David Rawcliffe
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