Events / Festivals
RENFREW FALL FAIR
Date: Sept 5-9, 2012: The greatest fair in the Ottawa Valley since 1853." It is an exciting five days with ample amount of activities such as: Livestock Shows, Beef & Dairy Shows, Heavy & Light Horse Shows, 4-H & Interclubs, Swine & Lambs, Many More Livestock events, Exhibits, Art, Domestic Science, Women's Institute Displays, Floriculture, Fruit, Vegetables, Junior Classes, Needlework and so much more..
MADAWASKA VALLEY STUDIO TOUR
September 29, 30 2012
Meet talented artists and artisans at remarkable studios located along a spectacular country route. Relish original glass-work, pottery, jewellery, weaving, painting, photography, woodwork, fabric, soap and other creations. Enjoy demonstrations, take home treasures and enter free gift draw. A wonderful family weekend.15 stops. Brochures available locally, Preview, maps and more at www.madawaskastudiotour.com
BANCROFT & AREA AUTUMN STUDIO TOUR
September 22 & 23, 2011 & September 29, 30 2012.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Enjoy the rugged landscape and spectacular autumn colours while driving to visit the artists in their studios and homes from Lake St. Peter to Gilmour. 13 artists at 9 stops. Brochures available at local businesses & the Art Gallery of Bancroft. For information call (613)332-1542 or visithttp://www.bancroftstudiotour.org/
OTTAWA VALLEY RURAL RAMBLES
Nature’s tapestry sets the stage for the annual Rural Ramble - a free self-guided driving tour featuring four weekends of exploration, agriculture, culture and history. The 2012 rural celebration begins with the Adventure & Exploration ramble, the Agriculture and Food ramble, the History & Heritage ramble, and the Arts & Culture weekend ramble.
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