Past Events

The following is a listing of past events that have been hosted by the Kirkland Lake Festivals Committee

2016

2016 Kirkland Lake Homecoming Week: June 24-July 2, 2016
Hedley, Jonathan Roy: June 24/16, KL Complex
Alan Doyle & Arkells: June 25/16, KL Complex
Alan Doyle Book Signing: June 25/16, Heritage North
Toburn Day In The Park: June 25/16, Toburn Park
Homecoming Craft Show: June 25/16, Legion
Local Food Fair: June 25-July 2/16
Shakespear In The Park: June 24-29/16, Wright Hargreaves Park
CJKL Mixed Golf: June 26/16, KL Golf Club
Ride Don't Hide Bike Ride: June 26/16
Homecoming Bingo: June 26/16, KL Bingo Hall
Free Kids Matinees: June 27-30/16, Heritage North
Extendicare Homecoming Tea: June 27/16, Extendicare
Senior Men's Golf: June 27/16, KL Golf Club
Bring On Summer Celebration: June 27/16, Ontario Early Years
Family BBQ & Picnic: June 27/16, Kinross Park
Free Disco Roller Skate: June 27/16, Northern College
Splash Park Games: June 28/16, KL Splash Park
Bike/Yoga Mixer: June 28/16, Kinross Pond
Super Men's Night: June 29/16, KL Golf Club
Free Family Swim: June 29/16, KL Complex
Comedy Night: June 30/16, Northern College
Super Ladies Night: June 30/16, KL Golf Club
Family Games in the Park: June 30/16, Kinross Pond
Bike Rodeo: June 30/16, DVA Parking Lot
Canada Day at the Museum: July 1/16, Museum of Northern History
Canada Day Party: July 1/16, KL Complex
Fireworks: July 1/16: Baird Park
Broadway Music Event: July 2/16, Museum of Northern History

2016 Kirkland Lake Winter Carnival: Feb 11-28, 2016
CJKL Queen Crowning & Fashion Show: Feb 11/16, Northern College
Wrestling: Feb 12/16, Northern College
Winter Carnival Hockey Tournament: Feb 12-14/16, Community Complex
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 13/16 Heritage North
Poker Rally: Feb 13/16 Royal Canadian Legion
New Music Night: Feb 13/16, Northern College Gym
Stars of Pop concert: Feb 14/16, Northern College Gym
NorthernTel Kids Carnival: Feb 15/16, Northern College Gym
Carnival Sliding Party: Feb 16/16, Central School
Carnival Fireworks: Feb 16/16, Central School
Night On Broadway: Feb 16/16, Museum
Hypnotist Robert Waxwell: Feb 17/16, Northern College
David Myles concert: Feb 18/16, Northern College Auditorium
Free Sleigh Rides: Feb 19/16, Museum
Everybody Loves Pirates: Feb 19/16, Northern College
Playwright Challenge: Feb 19-20/16, KLDCS
$50,000 Fish Derby: Feb 20/16, Otto Lake
Free Kids Fish Derby: Feb 20/16, Otto Lake
Kids Inflatables: Feb 20-21/16, KLDCS
Free Kids Matinee: Feb 21/16, Heritage North
Carnival Breakfast: Feb 21/16, Holy Name Parish
Carnival Badminton: Feb 21/16, KLDCS
Free Family Swim: Feb 22/16, Community Complex
ECJV Dinner & Show, Feb 23/16, ECJV
Kids Curling Bonspiel, Feb 23/16, KL Curling Club
Snow Sculpture Contest, Feb 24/16, Kirkland Lake
KL Fire Department Bon Fire & Skating, Feb 24/16, Central School
Sip N Paint, Feb 24/16, R.C. Legion
Carnival Bingo Bash, Feb 24/15, KL Bingo Hall
Richelieu Grapes & Hops, Feb 25/16, Heritage North
KL Skating Club's Ice Show, Feb 26/16, Community Complex
Free Sleigh Rides, Feb 26/16, Museum
Kabaret, Feb 25-27/16, Northern College
Free Kids Matinee, Feb 27/16, Heritage North
Yuk Yuk's Comedy Night, Feb 27/16, Legion

2015

2015 Kirkland Lake Homecoming Week: June 24-July 1, 2015
The Tragically Hip: June 26-27/15, KL Complex
Northland Power Free Swimming Party: June 24/15, KL Complex
Homecoming Super Mens Night: June 24/15, KL Golf Club
Homecoming Ladies Night: June 25/15, KL Golf Club
Homecoming Comedy Night Night: June 25/15, Northern College
Free Music Concert: June 26/15, Rotary Park
Extendicare Homecoming Tea: June 26/15, Extendicare
Homecoming Craft & Home Based Business Expo: June 27/15, Encore Club
Toburn Day In The Park: June 27/15, Toburn Mine Site
Eastlink Free Splash Park Games: June 26-27/15, KL Splash Park
Shakespear In The Park: June 24-27/15, Wright Hargreaves Park
Homecoming Bingo: June 28/15, KL Bingo Hall
CJKL Mixed Golf Tournament: June 28/15, KL Golf Club
KL Kids Got Talent: June 29/15, KLDCS
Ultimate Frisbee Tournament: June 30/15
Comfort Inn Free Kids Matinees: June 26-29/15, HHN
Local Food Fair: June 24-30/15
Science North Wildlife Rescue Exhibit: June 24-30/15, HHN
Free Homecoming Billiards: June 24-30/15, Goldland Billiards
Down With Webster, Tyler Shaw, Bellwoods: June 30/15, KL Complex
Museum of Northern History Canada Day: July 1/15
St Andrew Goldfields Extreme Park Competition: July 1/15, KL Skate Park
KL Gold Free Canada Day Party: July 1/15, Baird Park
KL Gold Canada Day Fireworks: July 1/15, Baird Park

2015 Kirkland Lake Winter Carnival: Feb 12-March 1, 2015
Alyssa Reid & Virginia To Vegas: Feb 13/15, Northern College
Free Sleigh Rides: Feb 13/15, Museum
Snowdrifters Poker Run: Feb 14/15
Helicopter Rides: Feb 14-15,2015
Free Kids Matinee: Feb 14/15, HHN
Stars of Pop concert: Feb 15/15, Northern College
NorthernTel Kids Carnival: Feb 15/15, Northern College
Nikki Yanofsky: Feb 19/15, Northern College
AuRico Fish Derby: Feb 21/15, Culver Park
The Sheepdogs: Feb 21/15, Northern College
Skating Party: Feb 21/15, Complex
Free Kids Matinee: Feb 22/15, HHN
Swimming Party: Feb 23/15, Complex
Sliding & Skating Party: Feb 24/15, Central School
Fireworks: Feb 24/15, Central School
Snow Sculpture Competition: Feb 25/15
Free Sleigh Rides: Feb 27/15, Museum
Free Kids Matinee: Mar 1/15, HHN
Carnival Curling Bonspiel: Mar 1/15, KL Curling Club

2014

2014 KL Winter Carnival: Feb 13-March 2, 2014
Free Sleigh Rides: Feb 14/14, Museum
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 15-16/14, KLDCS
Helicopter Rides: Feb 15-16/14, Northern College
Classified Concert: Feb 15/14, Northern College
Stars of Pop Concert: Feb 16/14, Northern College
NorthernTel Kids Carnival: Feb 17/14, Northern College
Bruce Cockburn: Feb 19/14, Northern College
Free Sleigh Rides: Feb 21/14, Museum
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 22-23/14, KLDCS
AuRico $50,000 Fish Derby: Feb 22/14, Otto Lake (Culver Park)
David Wilcox & Sab: Feb 22/14, Northern College
Kids Sliding & Skating Party: Feb 26/14, Central School
Carnival Fireworks: Feb 26/14, Central School
Free Sleigh Rides: Feb 28/14, Museum
Free Kids Matinees: Mar 1-2/14, KLDCS
Carnival Curling Bonspiel: Mar 2/14, KL Curling Club

KL Homecoming Week: June 25-July 1, 2014
Simple Plan & Faber Drive: June 27, 2014, KL Complex
Colin James & Downchild: June 28, 2014, KL Complex
Extreme Park Competition: June 30, 2014
Canada Day Celebrations: July 1, 2014, Civic
Fireworks: July 1, 2014, Civic
Local Food Fair: June 25-30, 2014
Comedy Night: June 26, 2014, Northern College
Shakespeare In The Park: June 26-July 1, 2014
Super Men's Night: June 25, 2015
Free Family Swim: June 25, 2014
Ultimate Frisbee Tournament: June 26, 2014
Super Ladies Night: June 26, 2014
Roller Derby bake N Skate: June 27, 2014
Free Splash Park Games: June 27-28, 2014
Toburn Day In The Park: June 28, 2014
Homecoming Craft Show: June 28, 2014
Teen Dance: June 28, 2014, KLDCS
ATV/UTV Poker Rally: June 29, 2014
Dixie North Swing Band: June 29, 2014
Mixed Golf Tournament: June 29, 2014
Free Kids Matinees: June 29-30, 2014
Museum Canada Day Celebrations: July 1, 2014

2013

KL Winter Carnival: Feb 14-March 3, 2013
Ron Sexsmith: Feb 14/13, Northern College
Stars of Pop: Feb 15/13, Northern College
Free Sleigh Rides: Feb 15/13, HHN
Free Kids Movie: Feb 16/13, HHN
Shawn Desman & Anjulie: Feb 16/13, Northern College
Helicopter Rides: Feb 16-17/13, HHN
NorthernTel Free Kids Carnival: Feb 18/13, Northern College
Free Family Swim: Feb 22/13, Complex
Free Sleigh Rides: Feb 22/13, HHN
$5000 Elimination Draw: Feb 23/13, Northern College
Platinum Blonde & Toronto: Feb 23/13, Northern College
Free AuRico Kids Fish Derby: Feb 23/13, Otto Lake
$50,000 Carnival Fish Derby: Feb 23/13, Otto Lake
Free Kids Movie: Feb 23/13, HHN
Carnival Fireworks: Feb 26/13, Central School Grounds
Kids Sliding Party: Feb 26/13, Central School Grounds
Carnival Squash Tournament: Feb 27/13, Complex
Free Sleigh Rides: March 1/13, HHN
Free Kids Movie: March 2/13, HHN
Family Snowmobile Poker Run: March 2/13, HHN
Carnival Curling Funspiel: March 3/13, KL Curling Club

KL Homecoming Week: June 25-July 1, 2013
Hedley, Suzie McNeil & Eleven Past One: June 27, 2013, KL Complex
Hedley, Suzie McNeil & Eleven Past One: June 28, 2013, KL Complex
Blue Rodeo, David Usher & Devin Cuddy: June 29, 2013, KL Complex
Extreme Park Compeition: June 30, 2013, KL Extreme Park
Free Canada Day Party: July 1, 2013, Civic Service Stadium
Fireworks: July 1, 2013, Civic Service Stadium
Comedy Night:June 25, 2013, Northern College
Local Food Fair: June 26-30
2013 Free Kids Zone: June 26, 2013, Rotary Park
Save The Lasalle Kick-off: June 26, 2013, Lasalle Theatre
Free Splash Park Games: June 28-30, 2013, KL Splash Park
Free Kids Matinees: June 29-30, 2013, Hockey Heritage North
Free Dixie North Swing Band Concert: June 29, 2013, Rotary Park
Bike Rally-Community Ride: June 29, 2013, KL Complex
Toburn Day In The Park: June 29, 2013, Toburn Park
Free Family Swim: June 29/13, KL Complex
Teen Dance: June 29, 2013, KLDCS
ATV-UTV Poker Run: June 30, 2013, Legion
Mixed Golf Tournament: June 30, 2013, KL Golf Club

2012

KL Winter Carnival: Feb 16-Mar 4/12
Steven Page: Feb 16/12, Northern College
Free Sleigh Rides: Feb 17/12, HHN
Stars of Pop: Feb 18/12, Northern College
Free Kids Movie: Feb 18/12, HHN
Kids Carnival: Feb 20/12, Northern College
Bobby Bazini: Feb 23/12, Northern College
Free Sleigh Rides: Feb 24/12, HHN
Free Kids Movie: Feb 25/12, HHN
Free Kids Fish Derby: Feb 25/12, Otto Lake
$50,000 Fish Derby: Feb 25/12, Otto Lake
$5,000 Elimination Draw: Feb 25/12, Northern College
Kim Mitchell Winterfest Pub: Feb 25/12, Northern College
Skating & Sliding Party: Feb 28/12, Central School
Fireworks: Feb 28/12, Central School
Carnival Squash Tournament: Feb 29/12, Complex
Free Sleigh Rides: Mar 2/12, HHN
Family Poker Run: Mar 3/12, HHN
Free Kids Movie: Mar 3/12, HHN
Carnival Curling Funspiel: Mar 4/12, KL Curling Club

KL Homecoming Week: June 27-July 2, 2012
Magician Sam Pearce, June 27/12, Northern College
Free Kids Movies: June 28-29/12, HHN
Trews & Sheepdogs, June 28/12, Complex
Marianas Trench & Carly Rae Jepsen, June 29/12, Complex
5440 & Serena Ryder, June 30/12, Complex
Canada Day Party: July 1/12, Civic
Canada Day Fireworks: July 1/12, Civic

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2011

KL Winter Carnival: Feb 17-March 6/11
The Trews: Feb 17/11, Northern College
An Evening of Sinatra w Rick Sonata: Feb 18/11, Northern College
Free Kids Matinees, Feb 19-20/11, Lasalle
Stars of Pop Concert: Feb 19/11, Northern College
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 26-27/11, Lasalle
CSRA Snowcross Races: Feb 26-27/11, Civic
Carnival Fireworks: Feb 28/11, Central
Carnival Sliding & Skating Party: Feb 28/11, Central
Free Sleigh Rides: March 1/11, HHN
Carnival Squash Tournament: March 2/11, Complex
Mysterion The Mind Reader: March 3/11, Northern College
Free Kids Matinees: March 5-6/11, Lasalle
$50,000 Carnival Fish Derby: March 5/11, Culver
April Wine Winterfest Pub: March 5/11, Northern College Gym

KL Homecoming Week: June 28-July 3/11
Kids Mania: June 28/11, Northern College
Tracy Smith: June 29/11, Northern College
Down With Webster & Stereos: June 30/11, KL Complex
Canada Day Fireworks: July 1/11, Civic
Free Outdoor Movie: July 1/11, Civic
Free Canada Day Concert: July 1/11
Free Kids Matinees: July 2-3/11
Sam Roberts Band/Bedouin Soundclash: July 2/11, Complex

QMJHL: Rouyn-Noranda vs Val D'or: Aug 19/11, Complex

2010

Olympic Torch Celebration: Jan 1/10, Hockey Heritage North

Under 17 Hockey USA vs Pacific: Jan 2/10, KL Complex
Under 17 Hockey Sweden vs Quebec: Jan 2/10, KL Complex

Blue Rodeo: Jan 20/10, Northern College Aditorium

2010 KL Winter Carnival: Feb 8-28/10
Chantal Kreviazuk: Feb 8/10, Northern College Auditorium
Sliding/Skating Party: Feb 9/10, Central School
Carnival Squash Tournament: Feb 10/10, KL Complex
Free Sleigh Rides: Feb 11, 18, 25/10, Hockey Heritage North
Stars of Pop Concert: Feb 12/10, Northern College Auditorium
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 12-13/10, Lasalle Theatre
Mike Mandel: Feb 17/10, Northern College Auditorium
Carnival Fish Derby: Feb 20/10, O'Connell Lake
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 20-21/10, Lasalle Theatre
Winterfest Pub: Feb 27/10, Northern College Cafeteria
CSRA Snowcross: Feb 27-28/10, Civic Service Stadium

KL Homecoming Week: June 28-July 4/10
Squash Tournament: June 28/10, Complex
Kids Mania: June 29/10, Northern College Auditorium
Drive-In Movie: June 30/10, St Jerome School
Fireworks & Outdoor Movie: July 1/10, Civic Service Stadium
Free Canada Day Concert: July 1/10, Civic Service Stadium
Lou Gramm & Andrew Cole: July 2/10, Complex
Terri Clark & Jimmy Rankin: July 3/10, Complex
Free Matinees: July 3-4/10, Lasalle Theatre

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2009

2009 Winter Carnival: Feb 13-March 1, 2009
Stars of Pop 2009: Feb 13/09, Northern College
Fab Four: Feb 14/09, Northern College
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 14-15/09, Lasalle
Family Sliding Party: Feb 17/09, Central School
Carnival Squash Tournament: Feb 18/09, Complex
Lunch at Allen's: Feb 19/09, Northern College
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 21-22/09, Lasalle
Carnival Fish Derby: Feb 21/09, O'Connell Lake & HHN
CSRA Snowcross: Feb 27-Mar 1/09, Civic
Winterfest Pub: Feb 28/09, Northern College Gym

RCMP Musical Ride: May 29/09, Civic

KL Homecoming Week: June 30-July 4/09
Canada Day Fireworks: July 1/09, Civic
Free Canada Day Concert: July 1/09, Civic
Mayor’s Luncheon: July 2/09, HHN
Brian Michaels: July 2/09, Northern College
Drive-in Movies: July 2-3/09 KLCVI
Free Matinees: July 4-5/09, Lasalle Theatre
Tom Cochrane/Serena Rider Pub: July 4/09, KL Complex

Olympic Skating Party: Dec 20/09, KL Complex

Finland vs Atlantic Under 17 Hockey: Dec 28/09 KL Complex

2008

2008 Winter Carnival: Feb 15-March 2, 2008
Stars of Pop 2008: Feb 15/08, Northern College Auditorium
Colin James: Feb 16/08, Northern College Auditorium
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 16-17/08, Lasalle
Family Sliding Party: Feb 20/08, Central School
Catch The Magic Show: Feb 21/08, Northern College Auditorium
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 23-24/08, Lasalle
Canadian Snowcross Championships: Feb 29-Mar 2/08, Civic Service Stadium
Winterfest Pub: March 1/08, Northern College Gym

KL Homecoming Weekend: June 27-July 1, 2008
Trooper, Teenage Head & Suzie McNeil: June 27/08, Complex
E.T. Drive-In: June 29/08, King George
Jaws Drive-In: June 30/08, King George
Free Canada Day Concert: July 1/08, Civic

2007

2007 Winter Carnival: February 15-March 4/07
The Stampeders: February 15/07, Northern Colelge Auditorium
Stars of Pop 2007: February 16/07, Northern College Auditorium
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 17-18/07, Lasalle
Mike Mandel: Feb 21/07, Northern College Auditorium
Family Sliding Party: Feb 22/07, Central School
Family Skating Party: Feb 23/07, Complex
Kidsport Kids Carnival: Feb 24/07, Complex
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 24-25/08, Lasalle
Canadian Snowcross Championships: March 2-4/07, Civic
Winterfest Pub: March 3/07, Northern College Gymnasium

KL Homecoming Weekend: June 28-July 1/07
Wine & Cheese Gatherings: June 28-29/07, KLDCS
Drive-In Movie: June 28/07, King George School
Homecoming Pub: June 29/07, Complex
David Wilox & Alannah Myles: June 29/07, Complex
Free Civic Concert: June 30/07
Canada Day Party, Rotary Park: July 1/07

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2006

2006 Winter Carnival: February 16-March 6/06
Jim Cuddy: Feb 16/06, Northern College Auditorium
Stars of Pop 2006: Feb 17/06, Northern College Auditorium
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 17-18/06, Lasalle Theatre
Kidsport Kids Carnival: Feb 26/06, Complex
Family Sliding Party: Feb 28/06, Central School
Family Skating Party: March 2/06, Complex
Canadian Snowcross Championships: March 4-6/06, Civic
Winterfest Pub: March 5/06, Northern College Gym
Free Kids Matinees: March 4-5/06, Lasalle Theatre
Free Civic Concert: July 1/06, Civic Service Stadium
Canada Day Weekend Party: July 2/06, Civic Service Stadium
Jeff Healey Blues Band: July 7/06, Complex
Randy Bachman: Sept 8/06, Northern College Auditorium

2005

2005 K.L. Winter Carnival: Feb 17-March 6/05
Amy Sky: Feb 17/05, Northern College Auditorium
High Holy Days: Feb 18/05, KLCVI Gym
Stars Of Pop 2005: Feb 18/05, Northern College Auditorium
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 19-20/05, Lasalle Theatre
Family Skating Party: March 1/05, Complex
Carnival Diablo: March 3/05, Northern College Auditorium
Free Kids Matinees: March 5-6/05, Lasalle Theatre
Canadian Snowcross Races: March 5-6/05, Civic
Winterfest Pub: March 5/05, Northern College Gym
Canada Day Party: July 1/05, Civic Service Stadium
Trooper: July 23/05, Complex

2004

2004 KL Winter Carnival: February 19-29/04
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 21-22/04, Lasalle Theatre
Family Skating Party: Feb 23/04, Rotary Skating Oval
Tom Cochrane: Feb 27/04, Northern College Auditorium
Stars of Pop 2004: Feb 28/04, Northern College Auditorium
4th Annual Kids Karnival Feb 28/04, Community Complex

April Wine & Carl Dixon: May 1/04, Complex
2004 Canada Day Party: July 1/04, Civic Service Stadium
Thunderfest Pub: July 24, 2004, Complex
Roch Voisine: Oct 13, 2004, Northern College Auditorium
Fashion Show Flag Fundraiser: Oct 28/04, Northern College

2003

2003 KL Winter Carnival: Feb 20-March 2/03
Stars of Pop 2003: Feb 26/03, Northern College Auditorium
Free Kids Matinees: Feb 22-23/03
3rd annual Kids Carnival: March 1/03, Complex

2003 Canada Day Party: July 1/03, Civic Service Stadium
Jimmy Rankin: July 2/03, Northern College Auditorium
Trooper: July 25/03, Complex
Beer Gardens (Drag Races): Aug 16-17/03, Airport
Don Messer’s Jubilee: Nov 27/03, Northern College Auditorium
Free Kids Matinees: Dec/03, Lasalle Theatre
Michelle Wright: Dec 10/03, Northern College Auditorium

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2002

2nd annual Kids Carnival: March 2/02, Complex
Fashion Show & 70’s Pub: April 12-13/02, Northern College Caf
Honeymoon Suite & Platinum Blonde: June 28/02, Complex
Pinewood Park Motors Big L Rodeo: June 29-30/02, Civic
Beer Gardens (Drag Races): Aug 17-18/02, Airport
Don Messer’s Jubilee: Sept 19/02, Northern College Auditorium

2001

1st annual Kids Carnival: March 17/01, Complex
Country Fest Pub with Larry Berrio: June 29/01, Complex
Big L Rodeo: June 30-July 1/01, Civic Service Stadium