Visit Wellington

Exploration and adventure await you in Wellington County. Whether it's to spend a day out with your friends or family, a new experience is waiting for you.

Visitor's Map

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Festivals and Events Guide

Festivals and Events Guide

Local Food Map

Local Food Map

Plan Your Trip

Weekend Escapes

View at Pike Lake

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and take some time out in Wellington County. 6 things to get your weekend started…

  1. Stay at one of our charming Bed and Breakfasts
  2. Treasure hunting at the Aberfoyle Antique Market
  3. Love ice cream? Visit Mapleton's Organic Farm
  4. Visit the historic Wellington County Museum and Archives and check out an exhibit
  5. Be entertained at the Drayton Festival Theatre
  6. Pick up fresh local items at our many Farmers' Markets
Festivals and Events

Riverfest Elora photoWellington County is home to over 200 yearly events and attractions. View our Top Ten Must Sees here. A few can be found below:

Summer Activities

Bicycle at Elora Centre for the Arts

Five things to do in the SUMMER in Wellington County:

  1. Fly Fish on the Grand River
  2. Join your friends for a round of golf
  3. Pack up and go camping at a GRCA park
  4. Practice your balance and go Waterskiing!
  5. Canoe on Belwood Lake
Winter activities

Cross Country Skiing in Mapleton

Five things to do in the WINTER in Wellington County:

  1. Snowing? Get out and snowmobile along local snowmobile trails
  2. Love cross-country skiing or snowshoeing? Venture out on the trails at Ignatius Jesuit Centre
  3. Head to the movies at the Norgan Theatre or the Gorge Cinema
  4. Grab your skates and find a place to go Ice Skating. Local areas offer public skating and there are some great outdoor rinks too!
  5. View the exhibits at the Wellington County Museum and Archives

Must Do's in Wellington County


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