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Celebrate diversity at Aurora’s Multicultural Festival

Posted on Thursday, September 02, 2021 04:28 PM

Take a trip around the world – no flight or passport required!

The Town of Aurora is proud to present Aurora’s Multicultural Festival taking place on Saturday, September 11 with virtual experiences from Friday, September 10 to Saturday, September 19. Celebrate the diversity in Aurora with a weeklong celebration and embrace new cultures, lively music, vibrant traditional clothing and wonderful dancing from around the world. This event will take you on a one-of-a-kind tour with cultural performances...

Town of Aurora announces mandatory vaccination policy for municipal staff

Posted on Monday, August 30, 2021 09:43 AM

The Town of Aurora today announced that it is implementing a mandatory vaccination policy for
municipal staff. This aligns with similar announcements made recently by both public and private sector organizations.

“As an organization, we know this is the best way to keep both our staff and our community safe,” says Aurora Mayor Tom Mrakas. “We believe that it is our responsibility to take this additional step to protect everyone, given the rapidly changing COVID-19 situation...

Aurora's Ribfest Update

Posted on Saturday, August 28, 2021 06:23 PM

Aurora's Ribfest is temporarily closed due to the recent weather. An update will be posted this evening. Please continue to follow the Town of Aurora's social media channels for ongoing updates. Thank you for your patience.

UPDATE: We have had quite the day today at Ribfest. Thankfully, to our knowledge, no one was hurt. Staff are cleaning up from the storm and preparing to reopen tomorrow at 11 a.m. for the final day of Ribfest. We hope to see you there!

Aurora to host 2 pop-up vaccine clinics on August 27 & 28

Posted on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 02:32 PM

The Town of Aurora will be hosting 2 pop-up vaccination clinics on August 27 and 28. Both clinics will be offering first and second doses for walk-ins to anyone born in 2009 or older, no appointment required.

Friday, August 27 -Metrolinx GO-VAXX Bus
4 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Machell Park - 2 Aurora Heights Drive (Parking Lot)

Saturday, August 28 - York Region Clinic
12 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Aurora Community Centre - 1 Community Centre Lane
No appointment Necessary

Temporary Cooling Centre open August 23 to 25, 2021

Posted on Monday, August 23, 2021 09:09 AM

With the heat wave continuing in York Region, the Town of Aurora will open the Temporary Cooling Centre from Monday, August 23 to Wednesday, August 25 at the Aurora Community Centre (1 Community Centre Lane) from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.