Take a peek at all there is to see and do in London, Oct. 22 to 28.
Monday’s are for family fun! Storyspook Village is a spooky (but not scary!) Halloween event for young children and their families at Storybook Gardens. Put on your costumes and come to trick or treat through the park, meeting a variety of costumed characters along the way. Along with trick or treating, other features include amusement rides, a superhero funhouse, singing pumpkins, a giant maze, a laser maze, and much more!
For more information, or to purchase tickets visit www.storybook.london.ca.
The Grande Theatre
This fall we acknowledge the 100th anniversary of the end of the Great War and honour the sacrifices of our soldiers past and present with the Governor General Award-winning story, The Wars. By one of Canada’s most distinguished authors, this Canadian classic follows young Robert Ross from his Toronto family home to the muddy battlefields of France. Intense and powerful, The Wars reminds us of the sacrifice of our soldiers in the “war to end all wars.“
For more information, or to purchase tickets visit www.grandtheatre.com.
A Canadian artist, memoir writer, motivational speaker, and cancer survivor, Bif Naked has done it all. London Music Hall & London's Best Rock FM96 present Bif Naked with special guest, In My Comaon at Rum Runners. Concert goers can expect a mix of old favourites, as well as new tunes including her latest single, Hot Box Girls!
For more information, or to purchase tickets visit www.londonmusichall.com.
5 Days, 4 Venues, 48 Films. The Forest City Film Festival is a celebration of films and filmmakers with connections to Southwestern Ontario. We bring the best of the work of film artists connected to Southwestern Ontario in a juried competition for features, shorts, documentaries, short documentaries, and short animations.
Additionally, FCFF presents a selection of the best Canadian films of the year, industry workshops and networking, a screenplay competition, filmmaker Q&As, receptions, and awards.
For more information, or to purchase tickets visit www.forestcityfilmfest.ca.
Get into the Halloween spirit with a guided night adventure through the Treetop Adventure Park in this year’s Halloween costume! Conquer your fears and complete any of the Beginner, Intermediate, and Zip Courses, and finish with the Big Zip!
With limited spots available, participants are encouraged to pre-register for this event as no walk in’s will be permitted. Registration ends Tuesday, Oct. 23rd. Please note, participants must be able to reach 5'11" with their hands raised in the air.
For more information, or to book visit www.bolermountain.com/web-bookings.
Western Fair District
Southwestern Ontario's largest pop culture celebration of awesomeness returns for its 5th year and has grown even larger! Meet over a dozen of your favourite Hollywood celebrities including Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s James Marsters, UFC & WWE Legend, Ken Shamrock, Marina Sirtis from Star Treck: the Next Generation are just to name a few. Explore over 80,000 square feet dedicated to fandom including interactive fan zones, cosplay, vendors, artists, live entertainment and so much more.
For more information, or to purchase tickets visit www.londoncomiccon.ca.
Known as the most adrenaline charged motorsports experience for families on the planet, Monster Jam takes London, Ontario with three shows and two pit parties (10:30 AM – 12 PM both days): Saturday, October 27 shows at 1 PM & 7 PM and Sunday, October 28, show at 1 PM.
Approximately 12 feet tall and about 12 feet wide, Monster Jam trucks are custom-designed machines that sit atop 66-inch-tall tires and weigh a minimum of 10,000 pounds. Built for short, high-powered bursts of speed, Monster Jam trucks generate 1,500 to 2,000 horsepower and are capable of speeds of up to 100 miles per hour. Monster Jam trucks can fly up to125 to 130 feet in distance and up to 35 feet in the air.
For more information, or to purchase tickets visit www.MonsterJam.com.
Are you, or someone you know looking for the ultimate steal or the final missing piece to a collection? The London Record Show takes place on the lower level of Centennial Hall on Sunday, Oct. 28th from 11 AM to 5 PM. There will be vinyl, CD's and lots of other music related items to experience and purchase. Admission is $4.00 per person at the door.
For more information, visit www.centennialhall.london.ca.
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
Possible drizzle in the morning.
Overcast throughout the day.
Light snow overnight.