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

Grand Valley artists working in many mediums, including music, writing and performance arts.

August 4, 2018


North of 89 Studio Tour

Discover rural Mulmur, Mansfield and more while visiting studios and inspiring local destinations.

September 15 – 16 AND 22 – 23, 2018


Headwaters Arts Annual Juried Art Show & Sale 2018

One of the most respected art shows around, the Juried Arts Show & Sale will feature 2 and 3 dimensional works from artists across Ontario. Opening Night Preview – Thursday September 20, 2018.

September 19 – October 8, 2018


Headwaters Arts – The Big Blues Party II

Headwaters Arts welcomes Larry Kurtz and The Lawbreakers. Larry is bringing his hot solo band to perform some great new original rockin’ blues songs. This is a fundraiser for Headwaters Arts, located at the Alton Mill Arts Centre. Live music dancing, drinking and eating!

September 28, 2018


Dufferin Arts Council presents: Celebrate the Arts II

Celebrate the Arts …all along Broadway. A special day long pass includes entry to all events, open art and music studios along the street and specials or discounts at participating merchants

September 27 – 30, 2018


Savour Shelburne

3rd Annual Savour Shelburne invites the community to the downtown core for a free event showcasing Shelburne art, theatre, food & drink.

September 28 – 29, 2018


Orangeville Arts Group 48th Annual Show and Sale

Calling all Art enthusiasts: come find what the OAG’s talented artists have to offer at Orangeville Art Group’s 48th Annual Fall Show and Sale during the annual Orangeville Culture days.

September 29 – 30, 2018


Rosemont Hall Art Show and Sale

Experience the culturally rich lifestyle of Headwaters, and appreciate the diversity of artistic mediums from various artists.
at the newly renovated Rosemont Hall.

September 29, 2018


Headwaters Arts – Monday Night at the Movies – Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti

Come out to enjoy a special screening of Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti at the Galaxy Cinemas (85 Fifth Ave) in Orangeville.

October 1, 2018


Brushfire Artists Art Show & Sale

An annual event featuring a group of accomplished artists, usually held in beautiful Monora Park.

October 28 – 29, 2018


Hills of Erin Studio Tour

Travel charming Erin through the studios of painters, photographers, carvers, glass artists and more.

November 3 – 4, 2018


Holiday Treasures Arts & Crafts Juried Show & Sale

Bring your Christmas list to artists and master craftspeople at the Museum of Dufferin.

November 24 to December 9, 2018



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