Community Events, Fundraisers and Family Activities in Milton and Halton Region for October 2018

Fall is officially here but the colder weather doesn't mean an end to community events.Here are some events to celebrate fall and enjoy some family time!

Paint a Pumpkin


Every Saturday & Sunday October 6 - 21  Terra Nurseries  10am - 3pm


Celebrate fall with TERRA at our Paint a Pumpkin Event! $5 per pumpkin and receive $5 off your same day in store purchase (Please see details on our website, restriction applies). ALL 5 TERRA LOCATIONS!


Milestones, Helping your Child Reach Their Potential - Online Workshop

October 9, 2018  Incredible Family Chiropractic

From sleeping patterns to eating to playing - you will learn how your child's body and brain are developing from the inside out. Most importantly, you will receive 3 action steps you can take right now to SUPPORT YOUR CHILD'S DEVELOPMENT.


100 Women Who Care - 4th Meeting for 2018

October 10, 2018  Lone Star Texas Grill Milton  6:15pm - 7:30pm

What if you could be a part of a group of women that raises $10,000 for a Milton based charity in under an hour?  It's simple: We meet. We connect. We vote. We donate.  For more information and to become a member please visit our website at Feel free to register as a guest to come out to lean more at our 100 Women Who Care Milton's last annual meeting for 2018.


Blind Wine & Chocolate Tasting

October 12, 2018  Miss Bailey Brown Chocolate  7pm - 8pm

Let your senses guide you through our blind tasting. Taste 6 mysterious Wines and Chocolates and see where your flavour journey takes you.


Coffee with a Firefighter

October 12, 2018  McDonald's (Martin St) 10am - 12pm

Enjoy free coffee and conversation with a firefighter during Fire Prevention Week. Drop by a local McDonald’s restaurant between 10 a.m. and noon to discuss fire safety with the Milton Fire Department.


Milton Handmade Market

October 13, 2018  Milton Bible Church  10am - 4pm 

An exciting handmade event with a full line of talented artisans. Something for everyone. 75+ artisans, unique handmade gifts, raffle prizes, free parking & live music featuring Milton's own Whisky Dust


Hops & Harvest

October 13, 2018  Kelso Conservation Area  11am - 4pm

Hops & Harvest is an autumn festival that features breweries, food vendors, and artisans while celebrating the great outdoors. Inspired by the changing fall colours of the escarpment, the patchwork of farm fields and the abundance of fresh produce appearing in farmers markets. Hops & Harvest is a unique opportunity to hike the trails, take a chairlift ride, admire the spectacular scenery, and then enjoy craft brews and seasonal eats. The festival will also include the Harvest Ride — a fun, beginner-friendly bike ride through the trails with brewery swag for participants!


80's Dance Party in Milton!

October 13, 2018  Rad Brother's Bar and Tap House  10pm - 2am

Do you want to dance with someone? Do you just wanna have fun? Whether you lived through the 80's or just think it was a tubular decade, come out and party at Rad Brother's!


ADHD, Anxiety & Sensory Workshop for Parents with Dr. Grant Van Dyke

October 16, 2018  Incredible Family Chiropractic  7:30pm - 9pm

Maybe your child has been given a label of ADHD, ASD, SPD or maybe you just know in your gut there's more going on with your child than others realize... it's time to attend this impactful evening with Dr. Grant Van Dyke.

Dr. Grant Van Dyke (recognized in family & pediatric wellness care) has been helping children just like yours grow and exceed expectations. You don't have to accept limits other professionals have given you and your family. When you get to WHY things are happening, you can get to the ACTION to move forward.


Ladies Night Out

October 18, 2018  Miss Bailey Brown Chocolate  7pm - 10pm

It's your time to unwind! Come out for Coffee, tea and dessert at Miss Bailey Browns.
Drinks, Chocolate truffles, macarons and desserts available for purchase.
**In Support of Pack a Bag Foundation
**Suggested donation of Pyjamas for children any size
****Let's have a Ladies Night Out eating Chocolate and also support Pack a Bag Foundation! Bring a pair of kids pyjamas (any size) for a needy child!


Help Damian Kick Cancer's Butt

October 19, 2018  Rad Brother's Bar and Tap House  6pm

Come join us and help Raise money for a local family who's son Damian is currently battling cancer. Damian has relapsed and his current chemo treatment is not working, so he will need a combination of treatment which will require the Thomas family to devote most of their time at the hospital which will take a huge financial toll on their family. Please help us to ease the burden for this wonderful family. If you can’t make it out but would like to donate here is the go fund me link. There will be silent auction and raffle prizes!


Famiizuu Mom to Mom Sale

October 20, 2018  Wee Ones Childcare Academy  8:30am - 11:30am

Our famiizuu Fall 2018 mom to mom sale is being held locally in the heart of Downtown Milton so that we can get the entire community involved. We offer vendor spaces at a great rate to moms who need to declutter their homes, promote local businesses and mompreneurs through our goody bags and most importantly provide a GREAT shopping event to families with children who are always searching for a fabulous deal!


10th Anniversary Milton Kickoff Acoustic Cafe

October 20, 2018  Royal Canadian Legion 8pm

Not to be missed is our season opener in Milton with Frank N Furter and the Sweet Transvestites on Saturday, October 20 at 8PM.  Yes, it's the music from Rocky Horror Picture Show. They've been featured in Hamilton before and now they are coming to Milton.  If you missed the production in Stratford this year you can catch all the music in Milton.  We encourage everyone to dress up.  The ABC staff will be looking like their favourite characters and we hope you will too!  Prizes will be given out to best costumes.  So come on out to do the "Time Warp", "Over at the Frankenstein Place" and shake your "Hot Patootie" "Once in a While"!  Dancing is also encouraged.  Get your tickets now for this hot event!


MCRC's Bowling Fundraiser

October 21, 2018  Champs Family Entertainment Centre  2pm - 4pm

Join us on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Champs Family Entertainment Centre in Milton! Help support MCRC's Playscape Redesign project by joining us for a family-friendly afternoon of fun and games. Purchase a single ticket or a lane for up to 6 bowlers!.


Halton Women Networking October Meetup: Visibility

October 23, 2018  Lunchbox Cafe & Catering  10am - 1pm

Join us for the October edition of the Halton Women Networking meetup. Note: You do NOT have to be a HWN member to attend this event (but if you live in or near the Halton area and if the group interests you, you're welcome to join the group).  This month's meetup features ample networking and sharing time PLUS a value PACKED speaker lineup for our theme: "Visibility - 5 mistakes and a Win" (lessons from real life entrepreneurs).


Tiny Tots Trick or Treat in Downtown Milton

October 27, 2018  Downtown Milton  10am - 12pm

Celebrate Halloween in Downtown Milton! Children (and their parents) are invited to wear their costumes and collect goodies at participating businesses. There will be fun activities, lots of treats, popular characters, a scavenger hunt and more. Plus, help us support the Milton District Hospital Foundation by making a donation at the event in exchange for a reusable Trick or Treat bag!

Team Garber's Charity Haunted House

October 31, 2018 1086 Meighen Way  4pm - 10pm

Team Garber's annual charity haunted house event for the Kidney Foundation of Canada. Join us this Halloween and help us raise money and awareness for kidney research by visiting our haunted house garage walkthrough. Thrill seekers, you won't be disappointed.