Arts & Heritage
Canada's largest Celebration of Art Created in the Open Air Engage with the Artist's as they work through the creative process on site and savour some of the breathtaking views the Highlands has to offer Finish off your weekend at the Juried Art Show
The AAC is a not for profit charitable organization. The AAC strives to contribute to the cultural life of the community by recognizing and supporting the local artists and cultural groups working within the North Hasting region.
Thrown and hand-built functional and decorative pottery, sculpture and much more. Our pottery is made on the premises so that visitors can view the process. Come visit, walk the pathways of our lovely gardens and watch the artist at work.
The Art Gallery of Bancroft (AGB) is the area's only not-for-profit public art gallery, featuring monthly exhibitions & a Gift shop offering unique one-of-a-kind items by area artists & artisans. Hours: Wednesday to Sunday 10AM to 4PM.
Artech Glassblowing Studios is a traditional glassblowing studio in the beautiful Haliburton Highlands. We strive to design work that is inspired by our native Canadian surroundings for the urban consumer.
AIM (Artists In Motion) is a not for profit organization that supports artists and craftspersons by running our gallery in Marmora, Ontario. AIM is looking for new artists/craftspersons for displaying and selling their work in the AIM gallery.
Arts Centre Hastings is a showcase for the arts in Centre Hastings. An ideal venue for memorable performances, exhibitions or special events, our 1800 square foot sustainable building is a remarkable, community cultural gathering place.
We strive to provide a strong voice for the arts in Haliburton County. We serve as a catalyst for community economic development through the arts; & contribute to the vibrancy of the arts and community life.
My desire to unite beauty and function is evident in my distictive glazing and designs which are simple in form yet elegant in style. I also do crystalline glazes and work in stirling silver.
The local chain of pubs; The Barley Mow Pubs, A local chain in the Ottawa region has one of the most impressive scotch and beer lists found on this side of the Atlantic. Try one of our many single malt whiskies, or select from among 20 microbrews.
Charles O'Neil is a full time artist with a wide range of interests and a long affiliation with the Haliburton School of The Arts. With a background in drawing and painting, by 1996, he became interested in sculpting.
Ottawa Valley's only professional summer theatre, the Classic theatre presents the classic hits of Broadway and the London stage in Heritage Perth, Ontario. Produced, directed, and performed by some of the top theatrical talent in Canada.
Entirely handcrafted lifelike santa figures, including the faces, boots & accessories; depicting the evolution of Santa Claus from before Christianity to present day. Also Classic, Canada North, Irish & Scottish Santas. oldeworldsantas.com 613 477 2869
At Compositions our venue includes diverse works of art creating an ambiance with fervor and passion. Our foremost intention is to endorse, inspire and awaken passion within the creative elements of our community. Commencing the certainty that art come
Drum Nation Festival celebrates the artistic expression of the drum and its presence in all cultures. An interactive festival providing new life experiences with energetic performances, wonderful demonstrators, exhibitors and more.
Dwyer's Farmhouse is a very unique farm experience for your family. The century old farmhouse is rented out exclusively to you. Bring the family and stay on a working farm...and have the place to yourself!
Ecotay Education Centre is located in a group of beautifully restored heritage barns. A variety of special events are held at the Center, including: concerts, fairs, and trade shows. Also available for private rentals for weddings, reunions, and retreats.
Ellenberger Organic Farm is the home of Henry and Janet Ellenberger near the quaint Ontario town of Coe Hill on The Ridge Road. They are the only providers of certified organic seed potatoes in all of Ontario.
At Elphin Mountain Farm we aim to breed traditional type Connemara ponies: correct, athletic and hardy with the exceptional Connemara temperament. Awarded in recognition of a career of outstanding achievement, both competitive and non-competitive
We pride ourselves by the traditional and natural way we farm. From working the land with our team of horses to our decision not to use any harmful chemicals that interfere with the natural process. Beef, Chicken, Coffee, Honey, Maple Syrup and Teas
Welcome to Fulton's, 400 tranquil acres nestled in the heart of Lanark County, near Ottawa, ON. Spring Season mid Feb to mid April open daily. Pre-arranged group visits welcome all year. Enjoy a traditional sweet Canadian maple experience.
General Fine Craft, Art & Design is a retail gallery featuring high-quality, original artwork made by Canadian artists working in clay, precious metals, fibre, wood, painting, printmaking, glass, mixed-media, sculpture and furniture design.
Annual event held the weekend before Thanksgiving and Thanksgiving weekend featuring the studios of Haliburton County artists. Visitors have the opportunity to explore the County during the most colourful season and "treasure hunt" for one of a kind art.
In this striking setting you will find a campus that is well-known for its art and design programs offered full-time, part-time, and in accelerated formats. The summer program welcomes beginners to experts for week-long courses and Saturday workshops.
The Haliburton Sculpture Forest, near the village of Haliburton, is a unique outdoor collection of sculptures by Canadian and international artists. The trails provide changing perspectives of the forest and the sculptures in each of the seasons.
With 28 artists & 10 studios in 2012, we are growing an artistic community experience for all to enjoy. If you take pleasure in exhibiting and sharing your creative talent we look forward to hearing from you.
The Harder's live in an energy efficient home, which is off the grid. They live and teach sustainable living, working with heavy horses on 50 acres. They teach the art of driving draft horses, living off grid and eating food produced on the property.
Here, you can experience Haliburton area's own Highlands Opera Studio present some of the best-loved works of the world of opera. One of our mandates is to encourage the growth of theatrical talent within our community.
Artists Gary Blundell and Victoria Ward have had over sixty professional exhibitions between them. They're work is landscape based; paintings, multi-media and writing. Their studio is open by appointment only.
Shirley Murphy creates beautiful, hand-woven articles of clothing, elegant table linens and useful household items such as placemats, tea towels and rugs. She also conducts weaving classes for children and adults in her Barry’s Bay studio.
We are an artist studio that features hand-dyed yarns and fibres, artisan made knitting accessories, spinning wheels and knitting patterns. All in a little corner of the world we call Haliburton Highlands.
We're researching the history of Irondale, now considered a ghost town but was once the site of a large iron-mining operation and the focus of various roads and railroads. We host events, displays, exhibitions and performances to advance education.
Irondell offers custom welded products. Visitors are welcome to wander & enjoy the studio, sculpture garden, ponder unique metal installations & art. Weldergirl is often found creating whimsical & thoughtful pieces sure to add interest to your day!
We're located on the n/e edge of Haliburton, the site offers a wide variety of art at a range of prices. The opportunity to meet the artist who has developed a unique technique makes your visit personal. She also does workshops and speaking engagements.
Dedicated to the revitalization of Matawatchan & area through events and activities related to arts, heritage, health & wellness. Settlers & Algonquin, through colonization to present day. Embrace the past~Encourage the Future~Enjoy Today
MERA Schoolhouse operates out of an 1860s schoolhouse in rural Lanark Highlands. We offer classes and workshops in the arts: weaving, pottery, stained glass, fine arts, music, basketry, felting, quilting, and well as performances and many weekly groups.
Minden Hills Cultural Centre is a 4 acre area downtown Minden that houses an art gallery, a museum, an environment centre, as well as the public library. The grounds also offer a boardwalk through a beautiful natural wetland.
We are proud to welcome you to our tiny, UNIQUE, FIRST NATIONS GALLERY, CAFE, GIFTSHOP & OUTDOOR PERFORMANCE COURTYARD. Our Tiny Cabin entitled "LIL CROW CAFE & STAGE RED" is nestled along the beautiful shores of the Bay of Quinte, located just east o
The primary focus of the Ontario Métis Family Records Center (OMFRC) is researching and documenting the aboriginal and Métis families of North America. Our vast record collections put us in the ideal position to issue the cards.
As of 2012, there are 33 Heritage Murals in Pembroke's Outdoor Art Gallery. Mural Tour inside City's All Season Guide book or download a free Audio Mural Tour at www.downtownpembroke.ca Open 365 days a year and free for everyone to enjoy.
The Petawawa Heritage Village which is Situated on 3.5 picturesque acres in the heart of the of Petawawa where history is alive and ready for your visit. Stroll the pathways of the past and experience life in Petawawa as it once was from 1850 to 1910.
Many types of garlic are available to plant as well as just to eat. A heritage variety of asparagus is grown for its special qualities in supreme flavour and mixed spear sizes. Beef is also available. All products are grown using sustainable methods.
It takes ingenuity, passion and dedication to be a living, working, Canadian artist. Karen qualifies. A watercolourist at heart, her facility extends to other medium. Working in series, she explores different realms of thought and experience.
This fall, enjoy a Rural Ramble set against the beautiful backdrop of Autumn in the Ottawa Valley! Every year thousands of visitors flock to the region to bask in the glow of the brilliant fall colours and experience the Ottawa Valley first hand.
In 1860-61 Joshua Bates built his home along the Rideau Canal with his two mills. Heritage House Museum is a restored classically styled Victorian home depicting the life style of an upper middle class family living in Smiths Falls around 1867 to 1875.
We are a 200 seat pancake restaurant & working sugar bush on 77 beautiful acres. We operate as a restaurant during March and April only & host weddings and events the rest of the year. Join us for an authentic taste of Canada!
The Forest Festival is an annual, eight concert series featuring professional Canadian performers. The Festival occurs in mid-August and is produced by Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve. It uses 2 venues - one of which features a floating stage.
A creative learning and conscious living centre. We host creative classes such as making your own instruments, working with beads and clay, drumming & rhythm circle workshops, Women retreats and more. We also sell african drums and conscious living items.
TinHouse Woodworking will celebrate its Grand Opening on May 18, 2013. Featuring locally harvested and reclaimed custom furniture and original hand crafted items made by local area artisans and craftsman all on display in their unique Gallery
A group of enthusiastic, community-minded artisans and others, of Tweed and Area, met and saw there was a need TO ENRICH THE CULTURAL LIFE OF THE COMMUNITY. Thus the Tweed & Area Arts Council (T&AAC) was born.
The Festival of Trees in Tweed is holding their 8th annual Festival from Thursday, December 1st, to Sunday, December 4th, at the Agricultural Building on Louisa Street in Tweed. Admission is $4.00 for adults, $2.00 for seniors and students. The theme
The Tweed Heritage Centre, a one-stop introduction to the Tweed area, features an Information Bureau, Local Arts & Crafts room, Art Gallery, Museum, Reference Room and Archives, and a Genealogical Centre. Discover our extensive, comprehensive collections.
A 3-day tribute to the King presenting Elvis Tribute Artists competing for prizes and the right to represent Tweed at the International Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist competition in Memphis, Tennessee.
Agricultural Fair -weekend after the August civic holiday. Great family fun with lots to see and do. Our mission is to provide a family oriented, kid friendly, volunteer rich, fun, affordable, hands-on, memorable summer event with a glimpse of times past