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Ridgeway Summer FestivalJuly 8 & 9, 2017… Welcome to the 27th Ridgeway Summer Festival, our annual weekend-long event offering 2 days of music, entertainment and family-focused fun featuring a variety of activities and events for all ages in the Historic Village of Ridgeway. All weekend long, Ridge Rd.N. will be closed to traffic to make way for artisans, artists, commercial vendors, entertainers, live music and street eats.

Ridgeway Summer Festival Activities … This year’s Ridgeway Summer Festival will also feature pony rides, Comi-Con actors, a nature club display, kids zone, magicians, clowns, pancake breakfasts, wellness products, Niagara Region information booths, live music throughout the festival plus our annual Saturday night street dance with Guilty Pleasures from 7:00pm to 11:30pm.

Ridgeway Summer Festival Car Show … Always, a highlight, the festival welcomes back over 300 vehicles for this, the 22nd Ridgeway Summer Festival Car Show on Sunday, July 9th  from 9:00am to 3:00pm. There is no registration fee so come on down! The cars will be parked on the street in scenic Downtown Ridgeway. Show and registration starts at 8:00am and runs until 3:00pm or whenever things break up. The first 250 cars registered will receive a metal commemorative sign. Sponsors for the show include: MJ Signcraft, S&G Automotive, Billy Bones BBQ, Aneta Pizzeria, Erie Collision, Finish Line Niagara, South Coast Garage Doors and Grace Church Sherkston. To register your vehicle, contact Mike at 905-894-3741.

Ridgeway Summer Festival Wrap-Up Party … The festival wrap-up party is hosted by the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #230, 228 South Mill and features a local new country band, the Bessey Road Band! The show begins at 4:00pm and everybody is invited!

Ridgeway Farmers’ Market … On Saturday morning the Ridgeway Summer Festival runs alongside the weekly Farmer’s Market, which is also located in Downtown Ridgeway. The Farmers’ Market features delicious locally grown produce and products. Outstanding food shopping and top quality dining options are available all year round. It is a great place for lovers of fresh fruit and vegetables.

Ridgeway Summer Festival ‘Take It To The Street’ July 3-7, 2017 … Start your festival fun early as we ‘Take It To The Street’ with a week-long spree of events & activities in Downtown Ridgeway from July 3-7. Among the week-long highlights will be Sidewalk Sales, a Pickleball Demonstration (July 5), a Giant Outdoor Art Party Paint Night (July 6) and live music on the main stage at Village Square featuring Split Second along with special guests, Neo Young (July 7).

Ridgeway Summer Festival Hours:

  • July 8th 10:00am to 11:30pm
  • July 9th 10:00am to 4:00pm

Event Admission: Free


2017 Ridgeway Summer Festival Lineup

(Please check back every now & again for additions and updates to the lineup)


Ridgefest Event and Activity Lineup


For more information: www.historicridgeway.com

E-mail: ridgewaysummerfestival@gmail.com

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Telephone: 289-476-1311 x 5

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