FRIDAY, October 4, 2019

8:00-10:00am 
Breakfast available for purchase (TENT & TOWN)

9:00am-Noon 
Registration by Last Name (TENT)
Pick up your wristbands, registration bag & t-shirt, afterwards explore the town!
**Late registration will be  available all weekend in the tent, at the merch booth**

9:00am-10:00pm

The Markham Fair is happening all weekend, nearby, if you want to experience something local!

10:00-10:30am & 10:30-11:00am
Unionville Guided Tour by Town Historian (Begins at the Train Station)

10:00-11:00am
Gilmore Girls Fan-Lead Fanfiction Meet Up, Reading and Q&A (Stiver Mill) 

10:00am-Noon
Starbucks Social & YES that means free coffee! (TENT)

11:00am-Noon
Knitting with The Knit School (Stiver Mill)
**Supplies provided by The Knit School, all skill levels welcome, teachers on hand**

11:00am-Noon
Meet & Greet for all solo travelers (Train Station)

Noon-3:00pm
Ice Skating (Crosby Arena Downstairs)
**Bring your own ice skates or rent them for $7CAD/$5USD**

Noon-1:30pm 
GGFF Lunch with Cast & Crew (Curling Club)
**This event requires an add-on ticket**

Noon-2:00pm
Lunch available for purchase wherever you choose (TENT & TOWN)

2:00-2:15pm
Welcome to GGFF and an Intro to Unionville by the Town Crier & Local Councillor (TENT)

2:00-4:00pm
Old Fire Hall Confectionary Coffee-Inspired Sweet Treat Tasting (Old Fire Hall)

2:30-3:15pm
A One on One Conversation with Liz Torres moderated by Deepa Prashad, Host of the Family Channel (TENT)

3:15-4:15pm
Somersby Rose Cider is hosting a special sampling & giving all attendees, 19+, a commemorative glass (TENT)

3:30-4:30pm
Valerie Campbell’s “Valerie’s Cat EyeScream” and Kristi Carlson’s “Eat Like a Gilmore” cookbook signings (Too Good General Store)

3:30-4:15pm
Trivia Session #1 (Crosby Arena Lamplight Room Upstairs)

4:30-5:15pm
Trivia Session #2 (Crosby Arena Lamplight Room Upstairs)

4:30-6:00pm
Mill Street Brewery Tasting with John Cabrera (Arms)

4:30-6:00pm
Ontario Craft Beer Tasting with George Bell, Carla McCloskey & Sheila Lawrence (Next Door)

4:30-6:00pm
Hop City Craft Beer Tasting with Aris Alvarado (Upstairs @ Jake’s)

4:30-5:30pm
Meet & Greet with Shelly Cole & Olivia Hack (Pretty Thingz)

5:00-6:00pm
Unionville, The Pilot: A Discussion with the real Townies, Emily Kuroda & Liz Torres moderated by Deepa Prashad, Host of the Family Channel (TENT)

5:00-9:00pm
Live Music provided by Daniela Di on Main Street (157 Main St.)

6:00-7:00pm
Friday Night Dinner Wherever You Choose (TENT & TOWN)

7:00-8:00pm
Gilmore Girls BINGO (TENT)

8:00-8:30pm
Music by Grant Lee Phillips, the “real Town Troubadour” (TENT)

8:30-10pm

Cast Panel with Aris Alvarado, John Cabrera, Shelly Cole, Olivia Hack, Nick Holmes, Emily Kuroda, Todd Lowe, Grant Lee Phillips, Liz Torres and Biff Yeager moderated by Refinery29 ’s Kathleen Newman-Bremang & Carley Fortune (TENT)

9:30-11:00pm
Pretty Thingz Social & Gilmore Girls Inspired Sips for Your Shopping (Pretty Thingz)

10:00pm+
Late Night Wherever You Choose, Enjoy Unionville!

SATURDAY, October 5, 2019

8:00-10:00am 
Breakfast available for purchase (TENT & TOWN)

9:00am-10:30
Scott Patterson Meet & Greet with Scotty P’s Big Mug Coffee (Curling Club)
**And donuts, because that’s what Lorelai would expect**
In order to provide everyone the opportunity to meet Scott, he will not be signing autographs at this event. Scott has asked that we have groups of 50 enter the building together for a smaller Meet & Greet where everyone will have a chance to say hello & snap a selfie.

9:00am-1pm
Stop by Family Channel’s Photo Booth to pose for personalized GGFF pictures! (Curling Club)

9:00am-10pm
Don’t forget the Markham Fair is happening all weekend!

10:00am-10:45am
Mother/Daughter/Best Friend Game (TENT)

10:00am-6:00pm
Unionville Market (Stiver Mill)

10:30am-Noon
Emily Kuroda Meet & Greet (Train Station)

11:00am-Noon
Origin Stories: “Making It” in Hollywood with John Cabrera, Sheila Lawrence, Todd Lowe, Carla McCloskey & Biff Yeager (TENT)

11:00am-Noon
Outdoor Yoga courtesy of Lululemon (Bandstand)

11:00am-12:30pm
Flavours Ice Cream Tasting (Flavours)

11:00am-3:00pm
Live Music provided by The Tone Dogs on Main Street (157 Main St.) 

11:00am-3:00pm
Interactive Canadian Landscapes (Varley Art Gallery Courtyard)

Noon-1pm
Meet and Greet with Sheila Lawrence (Pretty Thingz)

Noon-2:00pm
Liz Torres Meet and Greet (Train Station)

Noon-2:00pm
Lunch available for purchase (TENT & TOWN)

12:30-2pm
Biff Yeager Meet & Greet (Stiver Mill)

1:00-2:00pm
Swing Dancing Class, Surely the Townies Prepped for the Dance Marathon (Crosby Arena Lamplight Room Upstairs)
**Come alone or in a group, you don’t need to bring a partner!**

2:00-3:00pm
“From Chilton to Yale, the Rory Crowd” A Q&A With Shelly Cole & Olivia Hack moderated by Sirius XM’s Jeff Sammut (TENT)

2:30-4:00pm
Nick Holmes Meet & Greet (Too Good General Store)
**Coffee provided by small batch roastery, Balzac’s Coffee Roasters, serving some of Canada’s best coffee**

3:00-4:30pm
Valerie Campbell’s EyeScream Social and Meet & Greet (Curling Club)

3:00-4:30pm
Carla McCloskey Meet & Greet (Stiver Mill)

3:10-3:20pm
Gilmore Girls guided meditation (Crosby Arena Lamplight Room Upstairs)

3:30-4:00pm
Stress Tap Dancing Led by KICKS Dance Studio’s Artistic Director, Morgan Vallee-Schoales (Crosby Arena Lamplight Room Upstairs)

4:00-4:30pm
Stress Tap Dancing Led by KICKS Dance Studio’s Artistic Director, Morgan Vallee-Schoales (Crosby Arena Lamplight Room Upstairs)

4:30-5:15pm
“The Coffee Monologues” Directed by Stan Zimmerman with Aris Alvarado, George Bell, Todd Lowe & Stan Zimmerman (TENT)

5:15-5:45pm
Todd Lowe, His Guitar and Some Really Great Music To Kick Off The Evening (TENT)

6:00-7:00pm
Put on your flannel Luke-a-like’s! We’ve got a special Scott Patterson Q&A moderated by ET Canada’s Morgan Hoffman (TENT)

7:00-8:00pm
Grab something to eat, dinner available for purchase (TENT & TOWN)

8:00-9:00pm
Crew panel with George Bell, Valerie Campbell, Sheila Lawrence, Carla McCloskey & Stan Zimmerman (TENT)

9:00-10:00pm
Mini Dance Marathon with Live Music from The June Gypsies (TENT)

9:00-11:00pm
Pretty Thingz Social with Drinks & Sweets The Gilmores Would Approve Of (Pretty Thingz)
**Mother/Daughter pairs, stop by for a special gift**


SUNDAY, October 6, 2019

8:30-9:00am
Registration for the Fun Run at Toogood Pond/Varley Parking Lot

8:50am
Warm Up provided by City of Markham Recreation Team (Varley Parking Lot)

9:00am
Costume Optional Donation-Based 3K (1.8mile) Fun Run Supporting the Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation (Starts @ Varley Parking Lot) 
**Swag bag awarded to each participant at the finish line.**

9:00am-2:00pm
Unionville Farmer’s Market (Stiver Mill)

9am-6pm
The Markham Fair ends today & would make for a great option in the afternoon if you’re sticking around!

9:45-10:30am
Costume Contest + Mother/Daughter Fashion Show Judged by Valerie Campbell, Shelly Cole & Olivia Hack (TENT)

 Costume Contest Categories

 —“Original Theme” Dress as something completely original, make us guess, this is the obscure category!
 —“Best Couple” We said couple, but it could be a romantic couple, or a friend set!
 —“Funniest Costume” Doesn’t need explaining
 —“Best Thing” Not everything we love about GG is human, be a non-human thing.
 —“Best impression” And, yes, you’re going to have to act this one out. 

10:45am-12:15pm
GGFF Brunch with Cast & Crew (Crosby Arena Lamplight Room Upstairs)
**This event requires an add-on ticket**

11:00-Noon
Book Swap! Bring a book you loved & leave with your next “must read”! (TENT)

11:00am-3:00pm
Live Music provided by Countdown on Main Street (157 Main St.) 

12:30-1:15pm
Dress Like a Gilmore” Gilmore Girls Style Panel with Stars Hollow Style & Gilmore Garbs (TENT)

1:15-2pm
GGFF Giveaways & Goodbyes (TENT)