Empty Bowls 2018

Empty Bowls 2018 Sunday, October 21, 2018 | 11:30am – 5pm Buy a delicious soup in a hand-made bowl, keep the bowl as a gentle reminder that not everyone has a full bowl every day. 100% of the proceeds donated to local food banks. A fundraiser for local food banks, Empty Bowls is an international… Read more »

2018 Fire & Ice Festival and Alton Millpond Hockey Classic

Rekindle your love of Canadian winter traditions and the great outdoors at the Alton Mill Arts Centre’s 9th annual Fire & Ice Festival, January 20 and 21, 2018. In advance of the PyeongChang Olympics in February, the Alton Mill invites families and visitors of all ages to rediscover the “thrills and chills” of winter activities,… Read more »

Photos with the Grinch at Alton Mill Arts Centre

It’s the Grinch’s least favourite time of the year – when you visit the Alton Mill Arts Centre and smother him with your enthusiasm for the upcoming holiday season. He’s green, he’s mean, and he’s grudgingly returning to the Mill for your family photo! Don’t miss out on this festive favourite, bring your kids to… Read more »

Holiday Open House at Alton Mill Arts Centre

Visit the historic Alton Mill for a creative weekend of festive fun! Find gifts of handmade fine art and craft at the Christmas Markets, and a pop-up Fibre and Wearable Art Shop on the main floor. Highlights this year will include photos with the Grinch, a decorative forest of Christmas Trees, music… and more!

Fly Me to the Moon

A Children’s Art Exhibition presented by Noodle Gallery at the Alton Mill Arts Centre; the Raise-an-Artist Project proudly presents their 5th Children’s Art Exhibition. Up to the moon with full hearts + smart noodles, high-fiving every star on the way, dining on cookies and cupcakes. 10% of sales will be donated to The Alton Millpond… Read more »

Ghoulish Gourds Contest at Alton Mill Arts Centre

Pumpkin, pumpkin, on the wall, who’s the spookiest of them all? Bring your pre-carved pumpkin to the Alton Mill for a judged pumpkin carving contest! Prizes awarded: (1) carved pumpkins by age category; (2) lookalike gourds (famous people & animals) * categories may be added at judges’ discretion. Pumpkin Drop Off: Saturday, October 28, 9-11am… Read more »

Empty Bowls 2017

Empty Bowls 2017 Sunday, October 22, 2017 | 11:30am – 5pm Buy a delicious soup in a hand-made bowl, keep the bowl as a gentle reminder that not everyone has a full bowl every day. 100% of the proceeds donated to local food banks. A fundraiser for local food banks, Empty Bowls is an international… Read more »

Empty Bowls 2014

Help fight hunger. Buy a delicious soup in a hand-made bowl, keep the bowl as a gentle reminder that not everyone has a full bowl every day. Bowls and soups donated, 100% of the proceeds donated to local food banks. At this delicious day of “souper” cuisine, guests choose from a display of hand-crafted ceramic… Read more »

Headwaters Arts Festival

The Headwaters Arts Festival is back with 18 days of exhibitions, events and activities that will satiate all art lovers. Featuring a juried art show and sale of 40 of the region’s top artists, book readings, studio tours, performances, workshops and demonstrations. Tickets available for the kick-off Evening Art Gala Friday Sept. 19 and Authors’… Read more »