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JOIN IN! Barrier-free access to Recreation, Culture and Leisure participation

The Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville believes that everyone deserves to have recreation, culture and leisure experiences that support healthy development both personal and at the community level.  A community project has been developed to allow for the opportunity to participate without barriers.


Working together with  Canadian Tire Jumpstart,  the Region of York, Reach for the Rainbow, WS Museum, 19 On the Park and York Support Services Network, this project is committed in its initial stages  to:

  •  Extending  access to participation to ALL Whitchurch-Stouffville residents facing financial  and participation barriers
  • Promoting local opportunities for Culture and Physical Activity
  • Promoting the benefits of Culture and Physical Activity as a foundation for a healthy community

We will continue to build partnerships at the local level to remove barriers and create opportunities for everyone to JOIN IN!

For more information, please contact or call 905.640.1910 x 323.

Apply here – download the application form and fill it out:
join IN application form

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Ribbers Galore!

Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ are professional competition Ribbers that participate at Ribfest’s all over Ontario producing traditional Southern BBQ.  We have won an impressive number of awards in just 4 years on the circuit. We are also a full service mobile catering company. Check out our website
We smoke our meat with a sweet fruit wood blend then finish it off on the a charcoal grill and hit it with our AWARD WINNING SAUCE!!!
Crabby’s B.B.Q Shack – After 20 years in business and a long standing track record of award winning Barbeque, Crabby’s has proven to be one the best on the grill, from the East coast to the West. Please visit our website at
Texas Rangers – Originally from Motley Texas, now out of Zorra Township, Ontario. Began touring the Canadian Circuit 7 years ago winning several awards every year! The company has grown and become a large contender amongst the best in The North American Ribfest Circuit.
Chop Shop BBQ- North Carolina style BBQ team brings a southern bbq smoke taste with a sauce thats sweeter than your mama’s lovin!

Stouffville Country Ribfest 2016

Stouffville Country Ribfest 2016
August 5th, 6th & 7th


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Located in lovely Memorial Park walking distance from downtown Stouffville off Park Road and Main Street.
2016 will be the Fourth Annual Ribfest and it promises to be the anticipated event of the summer!
Admission is FREE!
Friday, August 5th                     11am to 11pm
Saturday, August 6th               11am to 11pm
Sunday, August 7th                  11am to 7pm
Featuring some of Canada’s great Rock and Country acts with the mouth watering Ribs and chicken that you have come accustomed to every summer – now in your home town. Featuring:
  • Kids’ Zone with amusements and inflatables
  • 4 tasty Ribbers purveying the best mouth watering Ribs, chicken and pulled pork sandwiches ever!!
  • Great musical acts
  • Merchandise vendors’ row
Come join us for family fun like no other!!

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