Ontario Geocaching Majors (shared, public)

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The Ontario Geocaching Majors are made up of major yearly events within Ontario (with exception to the ASP Geobash and GeoWoodstock). Primarily focused on Southern Ontario (highest concentrations of geocaches/geocachers).

*Events must have been running 3 years or more to qualify.*
*Days with multiple events (CITO Day, Geocaching Day, WWFM) are not counted.*
*Monthly events are not counted unless it is it's own annual marquee event.*
*Must be a popular or well-known event with activities.*

PAST MAJORS:
Walking Woody's Dairy Daze. (Ancaster)
SWOG Discover Petrolia Geocaching Event (Petrolia)
Harvestfest (Ingersol)
BFL Boot Camp (8 years until 2013) (Halton Hills area) (SLATED TO RETURN IN 2017!!!)
COG Spring Fling MEGA (10 years until 2015) (Central Ontario)

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GC6WW52 Mega-Event Cache ASP Geobash XII
  INTERNATIONAL EVENT
12 years running. (became MEGA 3rd year)

Located in New York's Allegany State Park every 3rd Saturday in May.

DESCRIPTION:
Several Satellite events happen over the weekend including flashmob, campfire and CITOs. New caches, games and prize draws.
 

GC6QVZV Event Cache C.R.E.W. Meet & Eat Oktober ( fest ) ist Wunderbar (10/11/2016)
  9th year running

Every 2nd or 3rd Tuesday in Oktober located in Kitchener area.

DESCRIPTION:
Based around Kitchener's Oktoberfest activities. It's is an annual tradition among the C.R.E.W.'s regular meeting events.
Dinner and quiz.
 

GC6Q602 Mega-Event Cache Discover L&A County Geocaching Event 2017
  7th Year Running (5th Year as Mega)

Saturday in late August.

DESCRIPTION
Prizes, shops, satellite events and many new caches. Lab caches
 

GC6WWPJ Event Cache First Light 2017 (1/1/2017)
  5 Years running

Every January 1st in Niagara Region

See the first sunrise over the Niagara Region. Previous events were held in Chippawa, ON.
 

GC6ETRE Event Cache Geo-Wherigo Amazing Race - Spring 2016 (6/11/2016)
  5 Years Running

Spring or September-October in London, ON

DESCRIPTION:
Competition style event. New caches and prizes.
 

GC6HGXV Mega-Event Cache GeoWoodstock XV
  INTERNATIONAL EVENT
15 years running

Memorial Day weekend (USA), different city each year.

DESCRIPTION
Geowoodstock is the grandaddy of MEGA Events.
Games, caches, food, and many satellite events
Although not Canadian this event is the granddaddy of MEGA events and is something you should try to go for if possible!
 

GC6CG4T Event Cache GHAGAFAP 15 - Out Hide, Out Find, Out Cache (9/10/2016)
  15 Years running

Saturday in mid-September

DESCRIPTION
Games, new caches, campfire event on Friday night and car rally event on Sunday, prizes.
 

GC6XVKD Event Cache GHMGC - Winter Fun (February 2017) (2/20/2017)
  8 years running

Family Day in Ontario. 3rd Monday in February.

DESCRIPTION:
Sledding along a closed stretch of road near Acton, ON
 

GC6MN3G Event Cache Healthy Trails Henderson 2016 (9/18/2016)
  8 Years Running

A Sunday in September at Lorne C. Henderson Conservation Area in Petrolia

DESCRIPTION:
New caches every year and potluck lunch. Prize draws.
 

GC6WBW6 Event Cache Ninja's Lights It Up Event 16 (11/25/2016)
  5 Years Running

Last Friday of November in London, ON

DESCRIPTION:
New cache hidden in an epic Christmas light display
 

GC6ZEMB Event Cache The 'HIDES' of March - VIII (3/17/2017)
  8 years running.

Held around every March 15th in Brantford.

DESCRIPTION:
New Caches usually released. Lunch/Dinner at restaurant. Prizes and games.
 

GC6DWDQ Event Cache YRGC Weekend Geofest (5/28/2016)
  6 years running

Located in Kortright Conservation area late May/Early June

DESCRIPTION
Formally run by the GHMGC and now managed by the YRGC. Has new caches, seminars and food.
 
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