Highlights

Grand Experiences

Kitras Art Glass

Canada’s Largest Hot Glass Studio     Like blown glass? This will blow your mind!   When they told us we were going to have the opportunity to make a piece of art using hot glass infused with natural elements from the earth’s floor, we’re not going to lie – we were part excited and…

Read More

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…

Read More

Elora Horse & Hound

The Annual Elora Horse and Hound Parade will return in 2019!   Downton Abbey comes to Downtown Elora. The event returns in 2019.  More information to follow!     2017 Information Ontario’s Most Beautiful Village will host the pomp and circumstance of the Eglinton & Caledon Horse and Hound parade, benefiting Groves Memorial Hospital and the…

Read More

Explore

Things to do in Winter in Elora and Fergus

We embrace winter full-on here, because whether you love the fresh air of the great outdoors or the warmth and comfort of the great indoors, we live in the ultimate winter wonderland. It’s simply the most beautiful place to be when the snow falls and the ice forms and everywhere you look it is picture-perfect.…

Read More

First Night Celebrations in Elora

Got plans this New Year’s Eve? Change them.   Elora is the place to be.     As the party winds down for Canada’s 150th, we’re going to make sure it goes out with a bang! And what better place to do it up right than the beautiful village of Elora. When this community comes…

Read More

Late Night Shopping (2017)

Downtown Fergus is a festive place to be for the whole family during the annual Late Night Shopping event on December 1, 2017! Gather around for the traditional tree lighting ceremony along the Riverwalk. Enjoy music, merriment and more. Our festive shops are open late and ready to welcome you in from the cold with…

Read More

Halloween Haunt Street Walk

Hey kids! Halloween Haunt starts here.     Who says the ghosts and ghouls only come out at night? Not us! Come to Downtown Fergus on Saturday, October 28 and see for yourself.   The Halloween Haunt Street Walk is a fabulous spooky tradition celebrated in the light of day, where the historic main street…

Read More

Elora Monster March Parade

Gather together and wander along … all you need is a costume and you’ll belong.   The Monster March   Get your Halloween ON! The annual Monster March Parade is a tradition of family-friendly fun that brings out the ghouls, the zombies, and yes, the princesses and Super Heroes too. You’ve never experienced a Halloween…

Read More

Culture Days Centre Wellington

Canada loves culture. Centre Wellington does too.   Culture Day festivities are a national event that encourage people from coast to coast to participate in everything culture. This is chance to take part in artist workshops, performances, agricultural events and more. When you visit Fergus and Elora you’ll soon see that Culture Days are EVERY…

Read More

Elora Fergus Studio Tour

Meet the makers.   The 2018 Elora Fergus Studio Tour is September 22-23 and September 29-30. It’s one thing to appreciate art; it’s another thing altogether to  see where the creative process begins, where the art is made and meet the artist in person. The Elora Fergus Studio Tour is two weekends of inspired discovery. A total…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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:…

Read More