• Fergus Medieval Faire

    Armour up! Fergus is about to go Medieval.   Fergus is a beautiful historic town, but it’s about to go MEDIEVAL! On Saturday, July 28, the merchants of Downtown Fergus will host the Fergus Medieval Faire, inviting everyone to take a step back in time with a full day of fun. And seriously, who doesn’t…

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  • Twilight at Templin

      As the sun slides behind the horizon at the end of a warm summer Wednesday evening, the buildings of downtown Fergus cast long shadows over the streets and people begin to gather along the paved path of the Riverwalk that winds behind the downtown shops, along the flowing waters of the Grand River.  …

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  • Doors Open Fergus Elora

    Welcome to Doors Open Fergus Elora  Knock, knock. Who’s there? YOU ARE.   Come on in!  The Downtown Fergus BIA is opening the doors wide to some of the coolest, most unique sites in this historic town so you can get a true sense of why this is a great place to explore.   Let’s stamp…

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  • Bridges in Elora & Fergus

      Sir Isaac Newton is quoted as saying, “We build too many walls and not enough bridges.” Well, we assure you, Mr. Newton would love Fergus and Elora because we love our bridges. They aren’t just a means to cross over the beautiful Grand River and Irvine River, they are meeting places, special places –…

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  • Grand River Raceway

    Expect an experience at Grand River Raceway   Looking for a way to add some excitement to your week nights? Bet we can help.  Trot off to the horse races and get in on the action. Win, place or show – there’s no better place to go than Elora’s Grand River Raceway on a summer…

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  • Riverfest Elora 2017

    Riverfest Elora 2017 Sure, you’ve been to lots of music festivals, but you’ve not had an experience until you’ve been to Riverfest Elora. That’s cool. There’s room. But hurry, ‘cause it’s about to get real. Welcome to one of the best music festivals in Ontario – small enough to keep it real – big enough…

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  • 72nd Annual Fergus Scottish Festival and Highland Games

    Scottish or nae … you don’t want to miss this. Tartan up and head to Fergus this weekend for the 72nd annual Fergus Scottish Festival and Highland Games, August 11 to 13 in a town where our Scottish roots run deep.   Fergus Scottish Festival and Highland Games (2017) The Fergus Scottish Festival & Highland…

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  • 3 things to do in Elora-Fergus this August long weekend

    It’s a long weekend, but that doesn’t have to mean a long drive to get away. Skip the traffic heading to cottage country. Take a short drive to Elora and Fergus, because whatever the weather, there is fun to be had here. 3  things to do in Fergus and Elora on this August long weekend:…

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  • Elora Cataract Trailway: The Trail That Leads Everywhere

    There is no such thing as a road less travelled here, because as much as we love our downtown streets and neighbourhood crescents, it’s our unpaved trails that connect us – to nature, to our communities and to a lifestyle that makes time for the things that matter. In a place as beautiful as this,…

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  • Elora Quarry: A Summer Tradition

    Floaties. Check. Cooler. Check. Towels and bathing suits. Check. Sunscreen. Check. What else do we need? A car load of our pals, our Bluetooth speaker, Jack’s playlist and enough cash to get us through the gate. Check. And we’re off to the ultimate summer tradition: a day at the Elora Quarry. Forget the lake. It’s…

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