Experience Local Food

Learn how to brew your own cider, go on a buggy ride, savour a scrumptious butter tart or stroll through a local farmers’ market. Find your own local food adventure in Wellington County.

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New Food Experience Guide

Check out our new Food Experience Guide to learn more about locally grown farm and food experiences in Guelph and Wellington County!

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Events Calendar

Farm dinners, tours and more - browse our events calendar for hundreds of farm and food events.

Great Taste of Ontario - Wellington County Culinary Passport

The Great Taste of Ontario is a collection of digital passports and stories to help you fall in love with the food and drink of Ontario.

Download the Wellington County Passport below to help guide your planning and inspire you to explore our County. Then, hit the open road to visit the growers and makers who make Ontario so special. Each time you check-in along the way, you’ll be one step closer to redeeming some sweet Ontario-made prizes - all while supporting communities across Wellington County too!


Wellington County

Explore Wellington County’s back roads, discover outstanding farm stores, on-farm experiences, and pick up treats along the way. This down to-to-earth food destination offers quaint rural downtowns, quirky bakeries, excellent craft brews, and local eats.

Each time you check-in to a location on a passport, you’re on your way to some pretty sweet rewards! For every 10 check-ins you collect, you can redeem one $25 Feast On Gift Voucher.

Hungry for more?

Elora and Fergus Tourism

There’s a cultural vibe that radiates through Elora and Fergus: Historic buildings whispering tales of yesteryear, natural surroundings offering beauty second to none, dynamic festivals and events, charming downtowns, and local produce with fantastic flavours. www.elorafergus.ca

Experience Wellington County

Come experience everything Wellington County has to offer! Our seven municipalities are rich with heritage and culture, food and music. From wonderful shopping and quaint bed and breakfasts, to great golfing, friendly local pubs, and elegant fine dining, there is something for everyone! www.experiencewellington.ca

Grand River Parks and Conservation Areas

Explore our 12 conservation areas -- an easy drive away in southwestern Ontario. They offer fishing, hunting, swimming, birding, boating, camping, skiing and snowshoeing, tubing and so much more. www.grandriver.ca

Visit Guelph Wellington

Visit Guelph and Wellington for acclaimed restaurants and accommodations, entertaining and educational activities, and a wide variety of shopping. www.visitguelphwellington.ca


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