There’s so much to do, you’re going to need all year!
While away a cold evening in a cosy theatre enjoying a movie or play or combine the best of both worlds
at a mystery dinner theatre.
Enjoy the great outdoors as you hike one of our scenic trails under the warm summer sun.
Cheer your favourite horse across the finish line (maybe you’ll win a few bucks), or try your hand at the slots.
Take in the beautiful fall foliage as you drive along The Butter Tart Trail™ through some of the many
scenic villages that make up our County, stopping now and again to sample delicious home-made tarts.
Explore our history or discover your own at one of our museums or archives.
With theatres, markets, galleries and everything in between, you’ll never run out of things to do in Wellington County.
14 Boland Dr., Erin
A venue for live entertainment as well as film, offering weekly movies.
Century Church Theatre
72 Trafalgar Rd., Hillsburgh
A venue for live entertainment, hosting Century Church Theatre Company and Century Theatre Guild.
Also available for community rental as performance, wedding or meeting space. Operated by Erin Arts Foundation.
Drayton Festival Theatre
33 Wellington St., Drayton
With its plush seating, modern elevator, upgraded washrooms, and state-of-the-art air-conditioning system,
this historic theatre is one of the most comfortable and accessible of its kind in the country.
The Drayton Festival Theatre is a renovated 1902 Opera House, boasting wonderful acoustic qualities.
The Elora Gorge Cinema
43 Mill St. W., Elora
The Elora Gorge Cinema is a charming, privately owned movie theatre situated in the heart of picturesque Elora.
Come experience movies in an historic and intimate setting.
Fergus Grand Theatre
244 St. Andrew St. W., Fergus
The Fergus Grand Theatre has become Centre Wellington and area’s premier live performance venue.
The 2010 season showcases a diverse line up of events in this historic building.
Grand River Raceway
Year round simulcast racing; live harness racing April through October.
Butter Tart Trail™
The Trail winds through quaint vistas and along scenic country roads. Explore antique stores, artisan studios,
bakeries, B&Bs, country markets, greenhouses and garden centres, parks and pavilions, unique shops, local art,
products and produce. Find farm-gate sales of produce, honey, flowers, maple syrup and dairy products along the way.
Over a dozen varieties of butter tarts to be found and you will be tempted to try them all!
Main St. W., Palmerston
Cinema theatre featuring monthly Film Fest movies, popular movies and special events including concerts and comedy.
Grand River Raceway, Elora
200 electrifying slot machines and a full menu restaurant makes for an evening of excitement and fine food!
Open 24 hours, 7 days a week for you gaming enjoyment.
Minto Heritage Gallery
Upper Floor of Library, Harriston
The Minto Heritage Gallery showcases local and distant artistic talent collections, along with historical and educational displays.
Mount Forest Archives
102 Main St. S., The Old Post Office, Mount Forest
Operated by the Mount Forest Heritage Society. Open Wednesdays1–5 pm or by appointment.
(519) 323-4755 or 1 (866) 423-4755
Old Roxy Theatre
116 Main St. N., Mount Forest
A venue for live entertainment.
Wellington County Museum & Archives
Between Fergus & Elora
Twelve galleries of Museum exhibits reflect the life stories of Wellington County people over the centuries.
A brand new archives addition offers researchers important historical records and documents of Wellington County for study.
Aberfoyle Mill Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre
Various Friday evenings year-round
80 Brock Rd. S., Aberfoyle
A marriage of the Mill’s fine cuisine and live theatre. One mile north of Hwy #401, ext 299.