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Peony Festival one of Ontario’s top 100 events

The City of Oshawa’s Peony Festival has earned its place in the 2019 Top 100 festivals and events in Ontario list.

This is the seventh consecutive year the festival has been on the list for excelling within the industry.

The list is complied by Festivals and Events Ontario.

The Peony Festival welcomes more than 7,000 visitors to the city for one weekend in June each year.

The 2019 edition of the festival will celebrate its 15th anniversary and takes place on Saturday, June 15 and Sunday, June 16 at the Oshawa Valley Botanical Gardens.

This free event displays 300 types of peonies in the gardens.

Artisans, live music, gardening advice, a judged peony show, bonsai display, children’s garden, an art competition and photo contest are all part of the festival. For more details, visit

For more information about Festivals and Events Ontario, including the complete list of 2019 Top 100 Festivals & Events in Ontario, visit