It’s On! ABC Day

August 21, 2021,


ABC Day, our family-friendly festival, is located in and around Port Hope.

On Main Street:

Vendors – Petting Zoo – Port Hope’s famous Bean Soup – Hot Dogs – Donuts – Nachos – Jail Tours – Fire Hall Tours – Wagon Rides – Putt-Putt Golf 

United Methodist Church – corner of Main & State St

History of Port Hope Presentation: 10:00 and 1:00, Jim Hunter shares the unique history of Port Hope through stories and lots of pictures.

Living Truth 2: 11:00, this talented acoustical duet plays a diverse musical style using more than a dozen instruments ranging from antique to contemporary.

Piñata for kids: 12:30 and 2:00 come help break open a piñata filled with goodies.

Faux tattoos and card making for kids.

In and around Stafford Park:

Steppin’ Back in Time Car Show – Portland Ave: 9:00-3:00 sponsored by the Port Hope Depot.

Vintage Baseball Game – Stafford Park grass field: 2:00 watch a good old fashioned baseball game as they were played back in the day.

Port Hope Railroad Depot & Caboose – Portland Ave: tour the depot, ring the bell, see the railroad artifacts, running model train and Port Hope village display.

Port Hope Area Historical Society – Portland Ave: tour the old Brinker Lumber Yard, see the Port Hope Main Street 1930’3 Diorama, look at artifacts.