There’s no better way to discover the Bell Homestead National Historic Site than with one of their fantastic annual events. This sturdy homestead was the site of one of the most important scientific breakthroughs in history, when Alexander Graham Bell grasped the principle on which his most famous invention, the telephone, would work. Embrace the fall colours, flavours and fun at the Bell Homestead’s Thanksgiving Weekend Dinner and Hallowe’en Fun Fair.
Thanksgiving Weekend Dinner
Saturday, October 10, 2015 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Let the staff of the Exchange Café provide a delicious dinner to your family this Thanksgiving. A traditional turkey dinner awaits, complete with salad, entrée featuring turkey, dressing and cranberry sauce, fresh fall vegetables, and a scrumptious dessert. Tea and coffee are also included. Price is $30 per person (including taxes and gratuity), children eight and under are $15. Reservations are required by telephone or email at 519-756-6220 or email@example.com.
Hallowe’en Fun Fair
Sunday, October 25, 2015 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
This family-friendly outdoor event will catch the attention of the most excited trick-or-treaters. Come in costume or just as you are and try your hand at our fun and challenging Hallowe'en fair games. Have fun trying Mummy Bowling, Quidditch Croquet, and Three Coins in the Potion just to name a few. Our resident fortuneteller will look deep into her crystal ball to tell you what's in store. Take a pony and wagon ride around the Homestead's beautiful grounds. And, don't forget to become a brand new you, courtesy of the face painter! Admission is free, but bring your loose change to play our games.