Three days to go!

Hillier’s Park Day and Circus Festival are this Saturday. Some community calendars have it listed for Sunday, so spread the word so there’s no disappointment… we want to see all of you there!

Hillier Circus Festival – Saturday, August 15

Hillier Circus Festival - Saturday, August 15


Adopt a balloon animal, get clownified, hula hoop your troubles away! The Hillier Circus Festival is hands on fun for the whole family! Stilt walkers, face painting, balloons, food trucks & more! Featuring a knee-slapping juggling comedian Ben Burland, followed by the Mini Big Top Show – an energetic aerial acrobatic show hosted by a most hilarious master of ceremonies. FREE & FUN for everyone! Dress up as your favourite story book character!

Festival Hours 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Juggling Act 
11:30 pm, 1:30 pm

 Mini Big Top Show 12:30 pm, 2:30 pm


Food Vendors: 

Cherry Valley Lions’ Club Food Truck

Black Sheep Cannery by Amanda Nichol


Treats for sale: 

Storehouse Food Bank – Candy

HOPE First Baptist Church – cotton candy, popcorn


Kristie’s Petting Zoo

Free Herb Talk with Tamara Segal

Garden Weeds as herbs and medicine

Learn how to identify and benefit from the wild plants growing all around us. Many lawn and garden weeds are superior sources of nutrition and healing. The best part? They are freely and abundantly available to us all!

Join local Herbalist Tamara Segal of Hawthorn Herbals for a FREE talk and tour of the wild abundance growing at our feet.

Where: Hillier Hall, 18560 Loyalist Parkway
When: Saturday, May 9 from 10:30 a.m. – noon

The talk is free, but donations to support Hillier Hall are welcomed.

For more information, call (613) 476-1830 or email