News Timmins Makes the 2017 Top 100 Festivals in Ontario List SHARE ON: Mackenzie Read, contributor, Tuesday, Mar. 7th, 2017 A local festival has been named one of the top 100 in Ontario. The Great Canadian Kayak Challenge and Festival has been named one of this year’s top events in the province by Festival and Events Ontario. City Coordinator of Festivals Marnie Lapierre says this is a great honour. //www.mytimminsnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/top-100-festivals-1.mp3 Lapierre says this is the fifth time the kayak festival has made the list. This year’s eventl runs from August 25th to 27th.