Saturday, December 9, 2023

Welcome to Minesing, Ontario!!



Mini-Fest is our community's annual winter carnival held each year over the second weekend in February. Events during the weekend include a parade, yard events and various entertainment venues. Mini-Fest's master of ceremonies is Swampy, our community mascot.

Check out all of the previous winners of Citizen and Youth of the Year!!

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51st Annual Minesing Mini-Fest

February 10th & 11th, 2023

Join your friends and neighbours for the 51st Annual Minesing Mini-Fest!

Click here for a PDF copy of the flyer with all of the details!

Your $3 button is your ticket to a weekend full of fun! Get your buttons at Four Cedars, Cicco's Ristorante, Minesing Library and Minesing Central School.

Nominate someone worthy for Citizen or Youth of the Year! Send an email with their qualifications to

Have your child enter the Mini-Fest Bookmark and Colouring contest! Drop completed entries off at the Library!

Friday February 8th, 2019

6:30pm - 8:30pm

Family Skating Party

Come out for a free Family Skate at the Pavilion.


Progressive Euchre

Bring a deck of cards and a friend to the Community Centre. $5 plus a Mini-Fest button!


Adult Mixed Bowling

Enter a team for $75 and a Mini-Fest button! Contact to enter!


Saturday February 11th, 2023

9:00am - 11:00am

Pancake Breakfast

Pancakes, Bacon, Juice & Coffee. $10 per person.


Citizen & Youth of the Year Presentation

Nominate worthy individuals by e-mail to or by sending in a nomination form.


Bookmark & Colouring Contest Winners

Awards presentation for the Bookmark and Colouring Contest.

Looking for an entry form? Download them here.



Floats should be at the Community Centre by 11:30am.

Parade route will start on Ronald Rd to Plowright to Adams to Huron and back to the Community Centre.

To enter the parade e-mail

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Beer Garden, Penny Auction & Chili Cook Off

Following the parade there will be a Beer Garden, Penny Auction, Food and Chili-Cook Off.  To enter your best chili check out the details on our Facebook page.

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Family Entertainment

Come to the Community Centre for some fun family entertainment! All you need is a Mini-Fest button!


Saturday Night Adult Dance

Come out to the Community Centre Saturday night to enjoy the musical stylings of County Line! Doors/bar open at 8:00pm and Band starts at 9:00pm.

Tickets are $15 per person.

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