Our art, at your pace.

In fall, the season when nature itself reveals its most beautiful art, visitors flock to discover and meet our bounty of artists in relaxed, fun ways. Art tours are self-directed tours at your own pace to the home-studios and galleries of dozens of Headwaters artists, giving you a friendly meet-and-greet. Our festivals and shows range from intimate gatherings to full-out, multi-day extravaganzas. And all of it brings you face-to-face with the rural beauty that inspires it all.


Riverbend Artists Art in the Park – July 9, 2016
Grand Valley artists working in many mediums, including music, writing and performance arts.

Contemporary Abstraction by 4 – AGroup August 28 – October 30, 2016
The AGroup is comprised of four artists each with unique styles in the abstract/non-objective domain.

Hills of Erin Studio TourSeptember 17 – 18 and 24 – 25, 2016
Travel charming Erin through the studios of painters, photographers, carvers, glass artists and more.

Headwaters Arts FestivalSeptember 16 – October 10, 2016
The 20th year of this popular festival will feature dozens of artists, performances and events.

North of 89 Studio Tour October 1 – 2, 2016
Relaxedly discover rural Mulmur, Mansfield and more while visiting studios and inspiring local destinations.

Orangeville Art Group’s Harvest of Colour Art Show – October 1 – 2, 2016
Some 100 artists! Oil, acrylics, watercolour, photography, mixed media, jewellery, pottery, sculpture, fabric art.

Brushfire Artists Annual Art Show & Sale October 22 – 23, 2016
An annual event featuring a group of accomplished artists, usually held in beautiful Monora Park.

Holiday Treasures Arts & Crafts Juried Show & Sale  December 3 – 18, 2016
Bring your Christmas list to artists and master craftspeople at the Dufferin County Museum and Archives.


For a full listing of all the regional events happening in the Headwaters area, check out our events listings.