2001 population: 11,029
(Source: Statistics Canada)
Kincardine is a municipality in Bruce County, in the province of Ontario. It is on Lake Huron.
The community was named for Kincardine Township, which was named for the Earl of Kincardine.
Former and merged community names include:
The municipality encompasses the communities of Kincardine, Tiverton, Underwood, Inverhuron, Armow, Glammis, Bervie and Millarton.
The fishing and salt refinement industries were important to Kincardine economy.
Local festivals include:
· Kincardine Fall Fair - Aug. 31-Sept. 1, 2007
· Scottish Festival and Highland Games - July 6-8, 2007
· Mass Pipes and Drums Gathering Festival - Aug. 25, 2007
Dates often change. Check Kincardine web sites and events links in the sections below.