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Looking for something to do this weekend?

Here's a look at what's happening in Timmins
Cameron Dasti is the summer assistant administrator at the Connaught & District Pioneer Museum. Free hot dogs are served up at the facility every Saturday from noon to 3 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 5-Sunday, Aug. 7
Bart Thomson Trail north loop, South Porcupine

Take a hike and enjoy the book The Most Magnificent Thing at the story walk organized by the Timmins Public Library.

Mountjoy Farmers’ Market 
Saturday, Aug. 6, 9 a.m. - noon 
537 Pavilion Dr.

The popular market is back in a new location, across the road from its previous site. Shop from local producers and artisans at this weekly market.

3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
Saturday, Aug. 6, 9 a.m.
Downtown Timmins 

The 11th Annual Timmins Blacktop Tournament is back. Stop by to cheer on your favourite teams!

Connaught & District Pioneer Museum
Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Connaught Road

Learn about local history at this attraction, which offers free admission. Every Saturday there are free hot dogs served up for visitors from noon to 3 p.m.

Art Show and Sale 
Runs until Aug. 15
Timmins Museum: NEC

Emerging and established artists’ work is on display in the Grey Gallery. Everyone is welcome to attend. Work on display is for sale and the buyer can take it home immediately. When a piece sells, the artist is invited to bring in another piece, which means the show also promises to be ever-changing.

Splash 'N Go
Runs until Aug. 30
Bigwater Campground 

This floating waterpark is fun for all ages. Each day there are four, 1.5-hour sessions available. The park is open rain or shine, except for thunder and lightning. Passes are $25 per person, including tax. For groups of five or more a discount is automatically applied at the online checkout. Passes are available online here.

To be considered for future weekend events, email all the details to or add the event to our Community Events listing.