Top Ten Events to Attend

From music and food festivals to car shows and fall fairs, we have something for everyone. Discover our 'must see' events below!

Local Food Fest
June 21, Guelph/Eramosa
Enjoy the tastes of Guelph Wellington, watch food skills demos and pick up fresh, delicious local food.

Clifford Classic Truck and Car Show
July 3 - 4, Clifford
The largest classic and antique big rig road show in Ontario!

Elora Festival
July 10 - 26, Elora
A summer music festival of world-class performers featuring classical and contemporary music.

Mount Forest Fireworks Festival
July 17 - 19, Mount Forest
Ignite your weekend! Great events, food, and rides for the whole family.

Hillside Music Festival
July 24 - 26, Guelph Lake, Guelph
One of Canada's best-loved music festivals with over 50 musical performances on five stages.

Fergus Scottish Festival and Highland Games
August 7 - 9, Fergus
A celebration of Scottish heritage. Experience the best of Scotland in Canada, without the airfare.

Riverfest Elora
August 21 - 23, Elora
The town's summer celebration of music, food, community and art set on the banks of the Grand River.

Eden Mills Writers' Festival
September 4 - 6, Eden Mills
A unique mix of beautiful surroundings and great literature.

Fall Rural Romp
September 26, Southern Wellington County and Guelph
A self-guided tour of farms, markets and local food retailers. Discover 'must tastes' and much more!

Erin Fall Fair
October 8 - 12, Erin
A weekend full of special events, competitions, food, games and so much more.

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