2019-2020 Fall and Winter Festival Guide

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, please be advised that most festivals and events will not be running in 2021 as per current restrictions. Please follow local Public Health guidelines, wear a mask, follow social distance protocol. 

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


Clifford Classic Truck and Car Show- Event not occurring in 2021, check back for 2022 dates

July, dates to be determined, Clifford
the largest classic and antique big rig road show in Ontario!
www.greatlakestruckclub.com

Elora Festival- Event not occurring in 2021, check back for 2022 dates
July, dates to be determined, Elora
A summer music festival of world-class performers featuring classical and contemporary music.
www.elorafestival.com

Mount Forest Fireworks Festival- Event not occurring in 2021, check back for 2022 dates
July, dates to be determined, Mount Forest
Ignite your weekend! Great events, food, and rides for the whole family.
www.mountforestfireworks.ca

Hillside Music Festival- ONLINE in 2021, check back for 2022 dates
July 23 - 25, Guelph Lake, Guelph
One of Canada's best-loved music festivals with over 50 musical performances on five stages.
www.hillsidefestival.ca

Fergus Scottish Festival and Highland Games- ONLINE in 2021, check back for 2022 dates
August 13 - 15, Fergus
A celebration of Scottish heritage. Experience the best of Scotland in Canada, without the airfare.
www.fergusscottishfestival.com

Riverfest Elora- Event not occurring in 2021, check back for 2022 dates
August, 19 - 21, Elora
The town's summer celebration of music, food, community and art set on the banks of the Grand River.
www.riverfestelora.com

Eden Mills Writers' Festival- ONLINE in 2021, check back for 2022 dates
Dates to be determined, Eden Mills
A unique mix of beautiful surroundings and great literature.
www.edenmillswritersfestival.ca

Fall Rural Romp- ONLINE in 2021, check back for 2022 dates
Month of September, Southern Wellington County and Guelph
A self-guided tour of farms, markets and local food retailers. Discover 'must tastes' and much more!

www.tastereal.ca

Erin Fall Fair- Event set to occur in 2021, check back for updates
October 7 - 11, Erin
A weekend full of special events, competitions, food, games and so much more.
www.erinfair.com

 

 

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