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Events, festivals and other fun things to do in Timmins this weekend

Here's some of what's happening!
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It's the final Mountjoy Farmers' Market of the season this Saturday. Stock image

Vote! 

Friday, Oct. 11 - Monday, Oct. 14, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Advance polls are open all weekend. In Timmins, the locations are Travelodge, the H.R. Bielek Building, and Maurice Londry. Your voter card has the location you need to go to cast a ballot, or you can visit elections.ca to find your polling station.

Night Terrors Film Fest 

Friday, Oct. 11

Imagine Cinema 6

The annual festival is back with midnight screenings of classic scary movies! Tonight's film is Fright Night, with '80s horror trivia starting at 11:30 p.m. Tickets are available at Alfies and the movie theatre.

Benjamin Chee Chee: Life and Legacy 

Timmins Museum

The exhibit featuring the nationally renowned artist is on display at the museum until Oct. 30. 

Timmins Rock vs. Soo Eagles

Friday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m.

McIntyre Arena 

Cheer on the Junior A hockey club! Tickets are available at timminsrock.com or at the door. 

Mountjoy Farmers’ Market 

Saturday, Oct. 12, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Participark

It’s the final market of the season. Stop by to check out what the local vendors have to offer.

Spaghetti Dinner 

Saturday, Oct. 12, 4 - 7 p.m.

Schumacher Lions Club, 85 McIntyre Rd.

It’s a fundraiser for 15-year-old Noah Blais to help with a dance scholarship to New York. Tickets are $12. Call or text Kerri at 705-465-4030.

Timmins Rock vs. French River Rapids

Sunday, Oct. 13, 2 p.m.

McIntyre Arena 

Cheer on the Junior A hockey club! Tickets are available at timminsrock.com or at the door.

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Here's what happened Oct. 4 - 6

Night Terrors Film Fest 

Friday, Oct. 4

Imagine Cinema 6

The annual festival is kicking off with a screening of Alien and ‘70s Horror Trivia. The games start at 11:30 p.m., with the film on at midnight. Tickets are available at Alfies and the movie theatre.

Kids’ Saturdays at the Museum

Saturday, Oct. 5, 1 - 3 p.m.

Timmins Museum

Drop by and make a leaf clay dish. Your clay dish will be a gorgeous piece that can be used as a ring dish or to hold items like keys and coins. The cost is $5. It’s for ages three and up. 

Here’s Mud In Your Glass Eye 

Saturday, Oct. 5, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Sunday Oct. 6, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Timmins Museum 

A student display and sale of pottery and stained glass. Payment is cash only.

Crib Tournament and Spaghetti Supper 

Saturday, Oct. 5

Royal Canadian Legion South Porcupine, 46 Legion Dr.

The tournament starts at 1 p.m. and costs $5. The supper is at 5 p.m. and is $10. For tickets, call Rae at 705-267-1456 or Flo at 705-235-5597. 

Timmins Breastfeeding Challenge 

Saturday, Oct. 5, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Timmins Public Library

It’s being hosted by the Timmins Breastfeeding Community Coalition in partnership with the TImmins Public Library. Latch-on is at 11 a.m.

Octobeer Festival

Saturday, Oct. 5, noon to 10 p.m.

Floyd Hembruff Civic Centre, Matheson 

There will be six craft breweries — Underground Brewing, Whiskeyjack, Compass, Sleeping Giant, Full Beard and Highlander. Tickets are $35 for the full day, or $25 for a half day. You can pick one up online here.

Timmins Rock vs. Hearst Lumberjacks

Saturday, Oct. 5, 7 p.m.

McIntyre Arena 

Cheer on the Junior A hockey club! Tickets are available at timminsrock.com or at the door.

Timmins Coin Club 

Sunday, Oct. 6, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Timmins Museum, 325 2nd Ave.

The club is holding an auction in the main meeting room at the museum. There will be more than 100 items, including Canadian and international coins, paper money, and tokens. The public viewing is at 12:30 p.m., with the auction at 1 p.m. Bigger registration is 12:30 - 1 p.m. It’s a cash only event. Everyone is welcome.

Timmins Rock vs. Rayside-Balfour Canadians

Sunday, Oct. 6, 2 p.m.

McIntyre Arena 

Cheer on the Junior A hockey club! Tickets are available at timminsrock.com or at the door.




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