First Annual South Grenville Bluegrass Festival

The first ever South Grenville Bluegrass Festival was held from August 16th to the 17th of 2014 in the George Drummond Building on Spencerville Fair Grounds. There was a great effort by the organizers before the festival to raise funds to make this event possible. We were able to attend on Saturday the 16th and we had a great time meeting the musicians, listening to the music and mingling with
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416 Art Kruze

May 31-June1 weekend my mother and I set out to the 416 Art Kruze. Recently the newspapers have been buzzing about the flourishing art community in South Grenville and we wanted to take it all in ourselves. This event was very well organized. At every stop was a warm welcome, tons of works to view and signage to accommodate our out-of-town guests.While promoting this event I was very surprised at the
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April at Galop Gallery "Celebrate the Earth" Exhibit by Walter Pape

 The Galop Gallery opened its doors December 14, 2013 and since has become very popular with locals and tourists alike. The gallery is located at 614 Hwy 2 in Cardinal ON. and hosts all different types of vendors every weekend. You can stop by Galop Gallery Saturdays & Sundays from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Saturday April 5, 2014 the gallery welcomed a new exhibit by Walter
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ArtScene Spencerville Grand Re-Opening

ArtScene Spencerville first opened its doors in 2009 as a venue for local artists and artisans to showcase their works. The gallery also hosts many special events and the public is always welcome to attend. This year the gallery underwent some major renovations and had to be closed for much of the winter season. I was there when it re-opened this past Saturday April 5, 2014. I had arrived exactly
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Fort Town Concert Association February 28th Concert Review by Guest Blogger

On Friday, February 28th the young Canadian pianist Tina Chong  presented the 3rd concert in Prescott's Fort Town Concert Association's Series.  Born in Banff, Ms. Chong grew up in Calgary where she gave her first performance with orchestra at the age of nine.  As a young emerging artist, she has already won many  competitions in Brazil and the United States, including the prize
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Harvesting Fun in Roebuck

So this year I attended the Harvest Day’s Demonstrations in Roebuck ON.August 17th and 18th I went to appreciate, enjoy and indulge in our South Grenville farming roots! Seeing antique farm equipment in use gave me a whole new appreciation for my elders. Not to mention the live bands including new guests “The Leftoverz” and Farmer’s Olympic Games! Adults are only $5.00 and Children under
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Art on the 21

The Dutch Hill Gallery is located in Spencerville Ontario and is quite the hidden gem within it’s historical surroundings. While most visit Spencerville for the Mill there is a thriving arts community within. Not only is there the more well known ArtScene on the main drag but just a little bit further down the 21 you will find the Kluck’s 23 acre property complete with refurbished barn that serves
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