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Labour Day Weekend


Maynooth Madness is an action-packed, fall fair held every Labour Day weekend. Festivities include the opening parade, pancake breakfast, the Farmer's Market, children's activities, church lunches & dinner, music festival, beer tent & more.




10am. Parade on Hwy 62. (9am. Set up, Young Street.) Motorcycles, lots of kilts, Bancroft Cruisers, & lots more. Cash prizes.


Motorcycle & Vintage Car Show

11am-4pm in school yard


Childrens' Activities

HH gym 10am-3pm

Balloon Man at Library 11am-1pm

along with activities in library


Various Church Lunches


Mud Dawg- Sunday at Loggers' Field



Turkey Supper

St. Ignatius church


For further information,

visit the Facebook Page or contact Chris Hass

613-338-5303 or





Maynooth Mud Dawgs


This is a non-profit organization committed to providing the an amazing annual Mud Run event.  For over 10 years on Labour Sunday, this competitive mud attraction is the main feature of the Maynooth Madness weekend.  Cars and trucks compete in 5 different classes for great prizes. If you don't have a vehicle - no worries - there are foot races for participants of all ages!  People come from all over Ontario to get dirty & join in the muddy fun!


Maynooth Farmers' Market


A locally run Farmers' Market open every Saturday 8 am - 1 pm, May through October, at the Old Community Centre on Hwy 62 & Yonge Street. A wide range of offerings include:  local produce, plants & flowers, maple syrup, homemade breads, infused herb & berry vinegars, other preserves, meats, baked goods, jewelry, clothing, crafts and more. Reasonable rates for vendor booth rental.  Street parking is available. There's an indoor winter market too. For further information, contact Chris Hass 613-338-5303 or

Brighten the Night Christmas Parade

Every December this Christmas celebration in downtown Maynooth begins with a parade at 5 p.m. along

Young Street and up Highway 62 ending at the ANAF barn. No pre-registration is required to be in the parade. Prizes are presented.




Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Every Easter MHHBA sponsors an Easter Egg Hunt at the ANAF Barn.

A fun family activity loved by our local children!



Citizen of the Year Awards

Each January, we kick off the new year by sponsoring an awards evening where outstanding citizens are acknowledged for their outstanding contributions to our community.

A special mention in honour

of our amazing Volunteers!

All MHHBA sponsored events are organized & overseen by volunteers.  We honour our Volunteers for their dedication, caring and enthusiasm which makes it possible to hold these fabulous events year after year, & which also contributes to an overall sense of community spirit and pride .  Thank you Volunteers!