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14th Annual Selkirk Gas Fest
August 2017

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Community Park, Selkirk


Sponsored by Selkirk District Lions Club, in Support of Canadian Drilling Rig Museum

August 11th to 13th, 2017



Gas Fest 2017 Events Flyer          Gas Fest 2017 Poster (PDS file)

Friday, August 11th

  • 5 - 7 p.m. Chicken and Ribs BBQ by Strode's. $22 Takeout available.
  • 5 - 7 p.m. Lions Silent Auction & Cash Bar - Tuxedo Bluegrass Boys
  • 9 p.m. Movie Night: "Sing" ~ Free Family Fun! Bring a chair and snacks.

Saturday, August 12th

Admission to Park - Donation Only
  • 10:00 a.m. Sweet Cheeks Baby Contest - at the Pavillion.
    For info email: dstavinga@haldimandcounty.on.ca
    Coffee & Donuts Free by Cayuga Tim Hortons and Selkirk Lions.

  • 12 noon. Calithumpian Parade.  All individuats, groups & floats are welcome. Cars, vehicles, tractors & horses are welcomed. Get together, put on your thinking cap & come join the fun.
    For info go to: whiteflamecompany.com or email info@whiteflamecompany.com

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  • All afternoon. Lots of Food, Crafters, and Heritage Displays. - All over the park.
    Craft Show in the Hall

  • Other Activities
  • 12 noon to 4:00 p.m. Inflatables
  • 1:30 p.m. Birds of Prey Demonstration
  • 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Lazer Tag
  • 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Laughter Yoga ~ All Ages and Abilities
  • All Activities Free!

  • 12 noon to 5 p.m. Brad Bell DJ. ~ Karaoke

  • 8 p.m. Dance with "Fortunate Son", $15 at the door.
    Crown & Anchor ~ Food

Sunday, August 13th

  • 6:15 p.m. Selkirk's Elfner Family & Friends Band
  • 7 p.m. "The North Cross Bluegrass Band"
    Refreshments. Bring a chair. Donation.

For information contact
Maxine 905-776-2008 maxine@optionsdsl.ca OR
Anne Pavlovich 905-776-5253 info@whiteflamecompany.com


Lion's Gas Fest Draw

  • First Prize ~ $600 Gas Voucher
  • Second Prize ~ $300 Gas Voucher
  • Third Prize ~ $200 Gas Voucher
  • Tickets available at Selkirk Home Hardware,
    Muirhead's Gas, Any Lions Member.
    $2.00 each, 3 for $5.00

    Selkirk Lions thanks our sponsors,
    silent auction donors, and volunteers!





    13th Annual Selkirk Gas Fest
    August 2016

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    Community Park, Selkirk


    Sponsored by Selkirk District Lions Club, in Support of Canadian Drilling Rig Museum

    August 12th to 14th, 2016



    Gas Fest 2016 Events Flyer          Gas Fest 2016 Press Release - Free Stuff

    Friday, August 12th

    • 5 - 7 p.m. Chicken and Ribs BBQ by Strode's Big Sids Catering of Brandtford. $20 Takeout available.

    • 4 - 9 p.m. Lions Silent Auction & Cash Bar - Walter Hoover Band
    • 9 p.m. Movie Night: The Lego Movie

    Saturday, August 13th

    Admission to Park - Donation Only
    • 10:00 a.m. Sweet Cheeks Baby Contest - at the Pavillion.
      For info email: dstavinga@haldimandcounty.on.ca

    • 12 noon. Calithumpian Parade.  All individuats, groups & floats are welcome. CASH PRIZES. Youth entrants will receive a keepsake loonie. Cars, vehicles, tractors & horses are welcomed. Get together, put on your thinking cap & come join the fun.
      For info go to: whiteflamecompany.com or email info@whiteflamecompany.com

    • 1:30 p.m. Parade Awards

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    • All afternoon. Lots of Food, Crafters, and Heritage Displays. - All over the park.

      Lazer Tag, Dog Show, Birds of Prey

      Inflatables FREE--supported by our Churches--and Children's Activities, Drilling Rig Museum Display.

      All Kids Activities Free!

    • 1 - 5 p.m. Brad Bell DJ. ~ Cash Tiki Bar  Meet the Prince & Princess of Gas Fest!
      Beach Volleyball with Local Firefighters.
      Paint Ball

    • Time TBA Car and Bike Show & Shine.

    • 8 p.m. Dance with Rothwell Band, $15 at the door.
      Crown & Anchor

    Sunday, August 14th

    • 7 p.m. Open Air Church Service - at the Pavillion.
      Featuring a performance by "The Watchmen".
      Bring a chair.
      Free will Offering

    For information call
    Maxine 905-776-2008 / Anne 905-776-5253
    or email info@whiteflamecompany.com


    Lion's Gas Fest Draw

  • First Prize ~ $600 Gas Voucher
  • Second Prize ~ $300 Gas Voucher
  • Third Prize ~ $200 Gas Voucher
  • Tickets available at Selkirk Home Hardware, Muirhead's Gas, Any Lions Member.
    $2.00 each, 3 for $5.00




    12th Annual Selkirk Gas Fest
    August 2015

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    Community Park, Selkirk


    Sponsored by Selkirk District Lions Club, in Support of Canadian Drilling Rig Museum

    August 7th to 9th, 2015



    Friday, August 7th

    • 5 - 7 p.m. Chicken and Ribs BBQ by Sids Catering of Brandtford

    • 4 - 9 p.m. Lions Silent Auction & Cash Bar - Walter Hoover Band

    Saturday, August 8th

    Admission to Park - Donation Only
    • 10:00 a.m. Sweet Cheeks Baby Contest - at the Pavillion.
      For info email: dstavinga@haldimandcounty.on.ca

    • 12 noon. Calithumpian Parade.  Join in for cash prizes.
      For info go to: whiteflamecompany.com or email info@whiteflamecompany.com

    • 1:30 p.m. Parade Awards

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    • All afternoon. Lots of Food, Crafters, and Heritage Displays - All over the park.

      Inflatables FREE--supported by our Churches--and Children's Activities, Drilling Rig Museum Display.

      All Kids Activities Free!

    • 1 - 5 p.m. DJ. ~ Cash Bar  Meet the Prince & Princess of Gas Fest!
      Beach Volleyball with Local Firefighters.
      Paint Ball

    • Time TBA Car Show & Shine.

    • 8 p.m. Decades Band, $15 at the door.
      Crown & Anchor

    Sunday, August 9th

    • 7 p.m. Open Air Church Service - at the Pavillion.
      Featuring a performance by "Sault Brothers Blue Grass Band".
      Bring a chair.
      Free will Offering

    For information call
    Maxine 905-776-2008 / Anne 905-776-5253
    or email info@whiteflamecompany.com


    Lion's Gas Fest Draw

  • First Prize ~ $600 Gas Voucher
  • Second Prize ~ $300 Gas Voucher
  • Third Prize ~ $200 Gas Voucher
  • Tickets available at Selkirk Home Hardware, Muirhead's Gas, Any Lions Member.
    $2.00 each, 3 for $5.00




    Selkirk Christmas Celebration
    November 2014

    November 29, 2014

    Selkirk Christian Chapel

    An Afternoon with Santa 1 - 4:30 p.m.

    • Hotdogs, hot chocolate, candy canes, and fun activities for the children! One free family picture with Santa.
    • We are also collecting donations of canned goods and new unwrapped toys for local food banks.

    Keep up with us on Facebook.




    Illuminated Tractor Parade 6 p.m.
    Rain, Snow (hopefully) or Shine!

    A variety of tractors, combines, antiques, horses decorated for the holiday, and of course good ol' Santa Claus, will travel through Selkirk's main streets! Starting on Water/Park St., turning west onto Main and ending at the Selkirk Centennial Community Centre.

    If you would like to enter your ?tractor? or for more information please contact Erin Jenkins at selkirktractorparade@gmail.com or call 905-973-0675. Download an entry form here.


    Click here to get Christmas Celebration invitations for printing.
    Black and white here.




    11th Annual Selkirk Gas Fest
    August 2014

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    Community Park, Selkirk


    Sponsored by Selkirk District Lions Club, in Support of Canadian Drilling Rig Museum

    August 8th to 10th, 2014



    Friday, August 8th

    • 5 - 7 p.m. Ecumenical Steak BBQ - at the Pavillion.  All money will go towards the inflatables.

    • 5 - 9 p.m. Lions Silent Auction & Cash Bar - Walter Hoover Band

    Saturday, August 9th

    Admission to Park - Donation Only
    • 10:00 a.m. Sweet Cheeks Baby Contest - at the Pavillion.
      For info email: dstavinga@haldimandcounty.on.ca

    • 12 noon. Calithumpian Parade.  Join in for cash prizes.
      For info go to: whiteflamecompany.com or email info@whiteflamecompany.com

    • 1:30 p.m. Parade Awards

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    • All afternoon. Lots of Food, Crafters, and Heritage Displays - All over the park.

      Inflatables and Children's Activities, Drilling Rig Museum Display.
      Beach volleyball with Local Firefighters, Tiki Bar & Pizza.

      Sponsored by Selkirk's Lions Club, Christian Chapel, Centennial United, Rainham Mennonite, Selkirk Baptist, Sweets Corners, and St. John's Anglican churches.
      All Kids Activities Free!

    • 1 - 5 p.m. "Half Pint" DJ. ~ Cash Bar  Meet the Prince & Princess of Gas Fest!
      Beach Volleyball with Local Firefighters.
      Tiki Bar & BBQ.

    • 2 p.m. Bike Show & Shine

    • 8 p.m. Vagablond, $10 at the door.
      Crown & Anchor

    Sunday, August 10th

    • 7 p.m. Open Air Church Service - at the Pavillion.
      Featuring a performance by "Sault Brothers Blue Grass Band".
      Bring a chair.

    For information call
    Maxine 905-776-2008 / Anne 905-776-5253
    or email info@whiteflamecompany.com


    Lion's Gas Fest Draw

  • First Prize ~ $600 Gas Voucher
  • Second Prize ~ $300 Gas Voucher
  • Third Prize ~ $200 Gas Voucher
  • Tickets available at Selkirk Home Hardware, Muirhead's Gas, Any Lions Member.
    $2.00 each, 3 for $5.00




    10th Annual Selkirk Gas Fest
    August 2013

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    Community Park, Selkirk


    Sponsored by Selkirk District Lions Club, in Support of Canadian Drilling Rig Museum

    August 9th to 11th, 2013



    Friday, August 9th

    • 5 - 7 p.m. Ecumenical Steak BBQ - at the Pavillion.  All money will go towards the inflatables.

    • 5 - 9 p.m. Lions Silent Auction & Cash Bar - Walter Hoover Band

    Saturday, August 10th

    Admission to Park - Donation Only
    • 10:00 a.m. Sweet Cheeks Baby Contest - at the Pavillion.
      For info email: dstavinga@haldimandcounty.on.ca

    • 12 noon. Calithumpian Parade.  Join in for cash prizes.
      For info go to: whiteflamecompany.com or email info@whiteflamecompany.com

    • 1:30 p.m. Parade Awards

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    • All afternoon. Lots of Food, Crafters, and Heritage Displays - All over the park.

      Inflatables (Giant Pirate Ship, Mickey Mouse Park), 40' Delta Force Dual-Lane Obstacle Course, 25' Climbing Wall.
      Beach volleyball with Local Firefighters, Tiki Bar & Pizza.

      Sponsored by Selkirk's Lions Club, Christian Chapel, Centennial United, Rainham Mennonite, Selkirk Baptist, Sweets Corners, and St. John's Anglican churches.
      All Kids Activities Free!

    • 1 - 5 p.m. "Half Pint" DJ. ~ Cash Bar  Meet the Prince & Princess of Gas Fest!
      Beach Volleyball with Local Firefighters.
      Tiki Bar & BBQ.

    • 2 p.m. Bike Show & Shine
    • Car Show & Shine.

    • 9 p.m. Vagablond, $10 at the door.
      Crown & Anchor

    Sunday, August 11th

    • 7 p.m. Open Air Church Service - at the Pavillion.
      Featuring a performance by "Kingsway Quartet".
      Bring a chair.

    For information call
    Maxine 905-776-2008 / Anne 905-776-5253
    or email info@whiteflamecompany.com


    Lion's Gas Fest Draw

  • First Prize ~ $600 Gas Voucher
  • Second Prize ~ $300 Gas Voucher
  • Third Prize ~ $200 Gas Voucher
  • Tickets available at Selkirk Home Hardware, Muirhead's Gas, Any Lions Member.
    $2.00 each, 3 for $5.00




    9th Annual Selkirk Gas Fest
    August 2012

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    Community Park, Selkirk


    Sponsored by Selkirk District Lions Club, in Support of Canadian Drilling Rig Museum

    August 10th to 12th, 2012



    Friday, August 10th

    • 5 - 7 p.m. Ecumenical Steak BBQ - at the Pavillion.  All money will go towards the inflatables.

    • 5 - 9 p.m. Lions Silent Auction & Cash Bar

    Saturday, August 11th

    Admission to Park - Donation Only
    • 10:00 a.m. Sweet Cheeks Baby Contest - at the Pavillion.
      For info email: dstavinga@haldimandcounty.on.ca

    • 12 noon. Calithumpian Parade.  Join in for cash prizes.
      For info go to: whiteflamecompany.com

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    • All afternoon. Lots of Food, Crafters, and Heritage Displays - All over the park.

      Inflatables, Lagoon with Paddle Boats, 60' Climbing Wall, Mini-Golf, Big Top Maze.
      Puppet Show, Crafts, Face Painting.

      Sponsored by Selkirk's Lions Club, Christian Chapel, Centennial United, Rainham Mennonite & Sweets Corners churches.
      All Kids Activities Free!

    • 1 - 4 p.m. Frank Vicero DJ.  Meet the Prince & Princess of Gas Fest!
      Beach Volleyball with Local Firefighters.
      Tiki Bar & BBQ.

    • 2 p.m. Motorcycle Show & Shine.
      For info email: donandhelen@mountaincable.net

    • 4:45 p.m. and 6:15 p.m. sittings. Baptist Church Ham Dinner with homemae pies.
      Adults: $10.00, Children 5-10 years old: $6.00, Preschool and under: free. Takeout available.
      For advance tickets call 905-776-1886.

    • 9 p.m. Vagablond, $10 at the door.

    Sunday, August 12th

    • 7 p.m. Open Air Church Service - at the Pavillion.

    For information call
    Maxine 905-776-2008 / Anne 905-776-5253

    Calithumpian Parade

    All individuals, groups and floats are welcome. Cash Prizes. Youth entrants will receive a keepsake loonie. Cars, vehicles, tractors and horses are welcomed. Get together, put on your thinking cap and come join the fun.
    IT'S A GAS!

    Crafters and Demonstrations

    The park is open to individuals to sell wares and provide demonstrations. Nominal fee for retail space, please contact Georgina Bradshaw for availability at 905-772-5822.





    8th Annual Selkirk Gas Fest
    August 2011

    Community Park, Selkirk

    Friday, August 12th
    • 5 - 7 p.m. Ecumenical Steak BBQ - at the Pavillion.  All money will go towards the inflatables.
    • 5 - 9 p.m. Lions Silent Auction & Cash Bar
    Saturday, August 13th Admission to Park - Donation Only
    • 10:00 a.m. Sweet Cheeks Baby Contest - at the Pavillion.
      For info email: dstavinga@haldimandcounty.on.ca
    • 12 noon. Calithumpian Parade.  Join in for cash prizes.
      For info go to: whiteflamecompany.com
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    • All afternoon. Lots of Food, Crafters, and Heritage Displays - All over the park.
      Inflatables 60' Turbo Rush/Castle/Gyro, Climbing Wall, Puppet Show, Crafts, Face Painting.
      Sponsored by Selkirk's Lions Club, Christian Chapel, Centennial United, Rainham Mennonite & Sweets Corners
      All Kids Stuff Free!
    • 1 - 4 p.m. Frank Vicero DJ.  Meet the Prince & Princess of Gas Fest!
      Beach Volleyball with Local Firefighters.
      Tiki Bar & BBQ.
    • 2 p.m. Motorcycle Show & Shine.
      For info email: donandhelen@mountaincable.net
    • 4:45 - 6 p.m. Baptist Church Ham Dinner
    • 9 p.m. Slow Motion Walter, $10 at the door.
      Crown & Anchor
    Sunday, August 14th
    • 7 p.m. Open Air Church Service - at the Pavillion.

    Calithumpian Parade

    All individuals, groups and floats are welcome. Cash Prizes. Youth entrants will receive a keepsake loonie. Cars, vehicles, tractors and horses are welcomed. Get together, put on your thinking cap and come join the fun.
    IT'S A GAS!

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    Crafters and Demonstrations

    The park is open to individuals to sell wares and provide demonstrations.




    7th Annual Selkirk Gas Fest
    August 2010

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    Community Park, Selkirk

    Sponsored by Selkirk District Lions Club,
    in Support of
    Canadian Drilling Rig Museum



    Friday, August 13th

    • 5 - 7 p.m. St. Johns Anglican Church Steak BBQ, Bar and Silent Auction.

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    Saturday, August 14th

    • 12 noon - Calithumpian Parade
    • Crafters and Demonstrations, Heritage Displays, Draws, Beer Pavilion, Karaoke, Food, Puppet Show, Games, and Free Inflatables (by area churches)
    • 2 p.m. Motorcycle Show & Shine
    • 5 - 7 p.m. Baptist Church Ham Dinner
    • 8 p.m. - 1 a.m. Slow Motion Walter, and Crown & Anchor


    Sunday, August 15th

    • 7 - 9 p.m. Sunday Evening Open Air Service, Boogi Infection




    6th Annual Selkirk Gas Fest
    August 2009

    Friday, August 7th

    • 5 - 7 p.m. St. Johns Anglican Church Steak BBQ, Bar and Silent Auction.


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    Saturday, August 8th

    • 12 noon - Calithumpian Parade
    • Crafters and Demonstrations, Heritage Displays, Draws, Beer Pavilion, Karaoke, Food, Puppet Show, Games, and Free Inflatables (by area churches)
    • 5 - 7 p.m. Baptist Church Ham Dinner
    • 8 p.m. - 1 a.m. Climbing Wall, Crown & Anchor


    Sunday, August 9th

    • 7 - 9 p.m. Sunday Evening Open Air Service, Boogi Infection


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