Ontario Heritage Designation for Erin’s Stanley Park

September 20, 2018

On Saturday, September 15th the Town of Erin Heritage Committee unveiled new interpretive signage and celebrated the formal Ontario heritage designation of the Stanley Park Arch & Gates on Main Street in Erin. According to an article in the Wellington Advertiser, Stanley Park was a major tourist attraction from the late 1800s up to the… Read more »

Erin Fair Announces the Horse Heritage Hall of Fame

August 6, 2018

For Immediate Release – Aug 6, 2018 The Erin Agricultural Society is pleased to announce the inaugural Erin Fair Heritage Horse Hall of Fame, presented by the Erin Fair Equine Tent Committee. The Erin Fair Horse Hall of Fame will recognize, and celebrate people and horses in Erin who have made an outstanding contribution to… Read more »

Community comes together to celebrate the launch of Headwaters Inspired

June 29, 2018

On Thursday, June 28th, Headwaters Tourism Board and staff, were joined by Dufferin-Caledon MP David Tilson, Dufferin-Caledon MPP Sylvia Jones, and over 60 community champions, leaders and project collaborators to celebrate the launch of Headwaters Inspired.  Understanding the impact of arts and culture in our region, Dufferin County, the Town of Caledon and the Town of Erin supported Headwaters… Read more »

Headwaters Cideries Win Big at 2018 GLINTCAP competition

May 25, 2018

Grand Rapids, MI – The Great Lakes Cider & Perry Association has announced official results for the 13th Annual Great Lakes International Cider & Perry Competition (GLINTCAP) – held in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on May 16-19, 2018. The competition evaluates apple and pear ciders submitted by commercial producers and amateur cider and perry makers. For… Read more »

Horse racing is back once again at the Erin Fair!

October 6, 2017

Be sure to check out all the action at the 167th Erin Fall Fair, Thanksgiving Weekend. Place your bets on great time–Monday October 9, 2017 when Erin Fair features a Heritage Horse Parade, and a ‘commemorative mile race’. Be part of the action as hundreds of hooves pound down the Erin track once again to… Read more »

Tri-Village Treasures await plus a chance to WIN

August 1, 2017

Looking for a fun late-summer fling? Why not take a casual road trip in the heart of Headwaters and the Greenbelt! The Villages of Alton, Belfountain and Erin offer Tri-Village treasures to appeal to every eye and palate. Less than an hour from Toronto, these hidden gems will soon become your favourite small town stops…. Read more »

Erin Farmers’ Market invites you to say ‘Cheese’

June 21, 2017

-For Immediate Release– Focus on Local. Say Cheese!  (Or say….Carrots!  Or Say Garlic!) New for 2017!  Erin Farmers Market Instagram. Send us your very best Erin Market Photos to post on Instagram and Facebook, and we’ll make you famous (well, locally famous!). All photo submissions will be included in a monthly prize draw for a… Read more »

Headwaters Chef featured in Restaurant News

August 30, 2016

Read about The Friendly Chef Adventures’ Chef Pam Fanjoy’s transition from social worker to chef in this article from the August 2016 edition of Restaurant News.

Erin Town Crier wins provincial championship

June 21, 2016

The Ontario Guild of Town Criers held its annual Provincial Championships on May 21 & 22 as a signature event of the 200th anniversary celebrations of Perth, in Lanark County, and the Town of Erin’s Official Town Crier, Andrew Welch, was declared the overall winner. While requests for local appearances are relatively few in number,… Read more »

RCMP Musical Ride comes to Erin

June 9, 2016

RCMP Musical Ride – Media Release The Royal Canadian Mounted Police Musical Ride For immediate release Erin, On June 9, 2016 – One of Canada’s most recognized icons, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Musical Ride, will be performing at Erin Fairgrounds on Saturday September 10, 2016. Two Shows: 1pm & 6pm (rain or shine)…. Read more »

So you wanna be an RCMP Horse Photo Contest

June 8, 2016

Do you know a WANNA-BE RCMP Horse?   Photo Contest sponsored by the Erin Agricultural Society.   Dream about riding in the RCMP Musical Ride with your horse or pony? Well, maybe you can… for a photo moment you and yours can be part of Canada’s elite equine team! Send us your photo of you… Read more »

The Mounties are coming to Erin Fairgrounds!

April 18, 2016

Media Release – for release after April 18, 2016 Mark your calendar; the RCMP Musical Ride is coming to Erin for two shows on Saturday September 10, 2016. The Erin Agricultural Society is honoured to host this very special event, and is partnering with the Town of Erin, and other local organizations and businesses, to… Read more »