Orangeville 2018 Arts and Culture Awards Nominees Announced

September 6, 2018

The Town of Orangeville’s call for nominations for the 2018 Arts and Culture Awards received a resounding response. Forty-three individuals, businesses and organizations have been acknowledged for their contributions to arts and culture in Dufferin County. The nominees for the 2018 awards are: Established Artist of the Year: Jeff Campbell Beckie Morris Emilia Perri Gilbert… Read more »

Politics and Pie: CTA visits Farmhouse Pottery Gallery

August 31, 2018

Walking up to Farmhouse Pottery – home of Allan Pace and his famous ceramic canoes – it appears to be just a log cabin nestled in the woods. Once inside though, it opens up into a cozy hop complete with a small cafe and patio. It was here that we came across one of the… Read more »

Caledon artist Cory Trépanier is the newest inductee into Caledon’s Walk of Fame

August 23, 2018

The world renowned oil painter, filmmaker and explorer, known for his for his passionate portrayal of Canadian landscapes, joins the ranks of other distinguished Caledon inductees such as artist Daphne Lingwood, filmmaker Normal Jewison, writer Farley Mowat, builder Conn Smythe and the founders of the McMichael Canadian Collection in nearby Kleinburg, Robert and Signe McMichael…. Read more »

Culinary Tourism Alliance fuels the Headwaters Burger War Fire

August 19, 2018

Super Burger versus Champ Burger: who makes the best roadside burger in Headwaters Opinions run hot at the intersection of 10 and the 89 in Headwaters, Ontario. The crossroads has been home to two burger joints – Super Burger on the west side, Champ Burger on the east – for decades. Read on for the… Read more »

2018 Heritage Music Festival a Huge Success

August 13, 2018

For Immediate Release – The 2018 Heritage Music Festival featuring the 68th Canadian Open Old Time Fiddle Championship just finished in Shelburne, Ontario. This year’s Canadian Open Old Time Fiddle Champion, Diana Dawydchak of Etobicoke, Ontario, was crowned at the finals on Saturday, August 11. For the first time, the Open Class was dominated by… Read more »

Great Turnout for Headwaters Tour Stop of the EQUUS Film Festival

July 27, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 24, 2018 – From Friday, July 20th to the 22nd Headwaters Tourism hosted the first-ever Canadian Tour Stop for the renowned EQUUS Film Festival. Headwaters Horse Country served as the perfect backdrop for the Festival which was held at the Town Hall Opera House in the heart of historic Downtown Orangeville…. Read more »

Rosemont General Store featured in list of Delightful General Stores

July 11, 2018

The Rosemont General Store + Kitchen 508563 Highway 89, Mulmur, Ontario Originally opened by George or “Squire” Cummings in the 1860’s, this gem of a shop has managed to maintain its charm despite changing hands many times. It’s more restaurant than general store now. Folks flock to the area for their twice cooked fries and… 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 »

Leadership change at Headwaters Tourism

June 28, 2018

After almost 9 years at the helm of Headwaters Tourism, Michele Harris (CEO), will be leaving the organization effective July 22nd, 2018 to take up the position of Director of Economic Development & Tourism with the Municipality of Grey Highlands. Under Michele’s leadership, Headwaters Tourism has become a leader in rural tourism development, and the… Read more »