The Regional Municipality Of York

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Adventure awaits at the National Forest Week Festival

Newmarket – York Region invites you to celebrate the beauty and splendor of art in the forest at the National Forest Week Festival. Guests will have a chance to explore the Bill Fisch Forest Stewardship and Education Centre and get a first-hand look at many of the sustainable features of this award-winning facility.


National Forest Week Festival


Saturday, September 23, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.


York Regional Forest, Hollidge Tract 16389 Highway 48,
Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville

Join us rain or shine. Activities throughout the day include building tours, art sales, drumming, wagon rides, guided walks, face painting, edible aquifers made by the Oak Ridges Moraine Land Trust and more.
For more information and to register, please visit

The Regional Municipality of York consists of nine local cities and towns, and provides a variety of programs and services to 1.2 million residents, 50,000 businesses and 595,000 employees.

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Media Contact:
Masrine Guthrie-Peart, Corporate Communications
The Regional Municipality of York
Phone: 1-877-464-9675, ext. 77272, Cell: 905-251-6416

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