Sunday July 28, 2024, 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

History of Pro Wrestling in Windsor Book Launch at Meteor

Cost: FREE
Event Website

THE OFFICIAL BOOK LAUNCH PARTIES FOR “KILLERS, BUTCHERS, CRY-BABYS & CANADIAN DESTROYERS”, the debut book by Windsor author Jamie Greer on the over 100 year history of professional wrestling in Windsor-Essex County, from Killer Kowalski to Abdullah the Butcher to George “Cry-Baby” Cannon to Scott D’Amore!

There will be TWO book launch parties happening on Sunday July 28 in DOWNTOWN WINDSOR!
12pm to 3pm – PHOG LOUNGE (157 University Ave. W)
7pm to 10pm – METEOR (138 University Ave. W)

– Curated exhibit of Windsor-centric memorabilia of wrestling items dating back to the 1930s, including programs, photos, magazines, toys, and other items, including a gold medal!
– A LIVE Q & A hosted by CTV Windsor’s Sanjay Maru and WinCity Sports’ Drake D’Amore, who will not only be asking their own questions, but fielding questions from the audience!
– The first live opportunity to purchase the book (which should be available on-line two weeks prior!)
– The Evening Show at Meteor will conclude with a set from local punk heroes AVOID THE COMMENT SECTION!

Venue: Meteor

138 University Ave. W.
Windsor, ON N9A 5N9 Canada


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The Perfect Essex County Adventure 🚴‍♂️🛶🍇

🧇 Start your day off right with a yummy breakfast at @beachhousekingsville! Definitely try the Chicken Bacon Waffle and a Mango Mimosa 🥭

🚴‍♂️ Bike the Chrysler Canada Greenway Trail! You’ll pedal past farms, forests, vineyards, creeks, and quaint villages

🍔 Grab lunch at @themaingrill! The West Coast Burger is a must 🤤🥑

🦋🐢🐦 Check out the diverse wildlife at Point Pelee National Park! Must-do’s at the park include walking to the southernmost tip of mainland Canada, and checking out turtles and birds along the marsh boardwalk 🌿

🍺 Grab a flight of local craft beer at @curedcraftbrewing! Check out their seasonal taps to see what’s new and fresh when you visit 🥨

🛶 Go for a sunset paddle with @peleewingspaddlesports! Kayak along the Erie shore with some of the coolest people we’ve ever met! 🌅

🥞 Grab brunch at @eclecticlovekingsville! You’ve got to try the fungi toast, huevos rancheros, and their fluffy buttermilk pancakes🍹

🌾 Paddle up Cedar Creek with a kayak or a paddleboard from @somewhere_else_experience! The wildlife and peace you’ll find on the creek will make you feel like you’re in the Carolinas 💦

🛍️ Get your shop on at @cindyshomeandgarden and @annasflowers! You’ll find beautiful flowers and plants, and many unique housewares and gift ideas 💐

🍻 Grab a pint and a burger at @bgbrewing! The Chicken Banh Mi is out of this world!! 🤤

🍇 Finish your stay with a tasting at @peleewinery! You can try premium wines that are only available at their Kingsville and Pelee Island locations! 🍷

🏡 While you’re in the county, stay overnight with @diokinns! They’ve got several cute and cozy inns to choose from in Kingsville to call home during your stay 💤

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Any plans for your Friday night? Make your way through our Barrels Bottles and Brews Trail, the perfect combination of adventure and craft beer! 🍻 Our self-guided tour will guide you through our craft breweries and distilleries including @sandwichbrewing #YQG #WindsorEssex #DiscoverON #DiscoverYQG #DiscoverCanada #OntSouthwest #BarrelsTrail


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