Events Newswire

Guelph Multicultural Festival celebrates 30 years this weekend

This year Guelph & District Multicultural Festival celebrates its 30th Anniversary. From Friday June 10th to Sunday June 12th at Riverside Park you can take in cuisine, art, and performances from community representatives of cultures across the globe. There’s a Children’s Tent with activities and interactive performances geared towards little ones, and a spacious tented dining […]


Derrick Thomson will be Guelph’s new CAO

The city has hired Derrick Thomson as its new Chief Administrative Officer. City council ratified the decision at a special in-camera meeting Monday night. A formal official announcement will be made at an upcoming Council meeting “When we received the news of Ann’s impending departure, Council moved quickly to begin a competitive internal recruitment process,” said […]


Movies and More at Market Square this Summer

Movies in the Square returns for another summer offering a variety of family-friendly favourites. Taking place on select Fridays throughout the summer and beginning at 9 p.m., families, friends, and movie fans are invited to bring a lawn chair (and blankets if cool) and cozy up for a drive-in experience minus the car.  If it […]


Canadian Environment Week in Guelph

Canadian Environment Week, June 5th to 11th, is a period for grassroots activity to save, ensure and reestablish our surroundings. This yearly occasion gives all of us a chance to commend the advancement that has been made and additionally to energize further endeavors throughout the entire year. Canadian Environment Week happens on the first week […]


Guelph’s chief administrative officer leaving

Ann Pappert, Guelph’s top government employee, has told the city she won’t recharge her agreement. Mrs. Pappert joined the City of Guelph in 2008 as the Executive Director for Community and Social Services and was named the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) in September of 2011.  “Council thanks Ms. Pappert for her years of service to […]


City seeks input on food vehicles in Guelph

Guelph, Ont., May 13, 2016 – Community members are invited to a public open house about food vehicles, which include food and ice cream trucks and food carts, in Guelph. Participants will have an opportunity to provide input on where they would like to see food vehicles in the city. Proposed changes to the Zoning […]