Things to Do
When: Mar 2, 2017 to Mar 26, 2017
Where: Elora Centre for the ArtsLearn More
When visiting Elora, be sure to pack an adventurous spirit along with hiking shoes, swim gear, bicycle, and a camera!
Cycle a portion of the Trans-Canada Trail, which links Elora with other rural communities. Or explore the area on walking trails in the village and the Elora Gorge Conservation Area. Discover trails that descend to the river’s edge in the midst of terrific limestone cliffs and caves. Outdoor enthusiasts can kayak, swim or “tube” down the Grand River on a rubber inner tube. Try a zip line across the gorge or a hot air balloon ride all surrounded by the some of the most incredible scenery in southern Ontario.
Elora bustles during July’s three-week Elora Festival, one of Canada’s most heralded summer music festivals.
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A favourite within the area and CBC radio, is the annual Elora Festival featuring the Festival Singers. This well-established celebration in music, attracts world-class performers from a wide variety of disciplines – classical, gospel, jazz, blues and more. Performances take place in local churches as well as the Gamble Barn.
Remember Elora, tell friends about Elora, and most of all, visit us often!
Arts & Culture
Wellington County Museum & Archives
The Wellington County Museum & Archives is a National Historic Site offering summer crafts, art programs and more.
Providing educative and transformational opportunities for all ages. Studio and rehearsal spaces are available. Programmes include exhibits, performances, residencies, lectures, classes and workshops.
Elora Festival & Singers
Enjoy four weeks of international calibre music, from large-scale classical works for choir and orchestra to intimate evenings of jazz and popular music.
Festival of the Senses – Featuring the renowned music, art, drama, film, food, scenery and architecture of historic Elora.
Elora Culinary Walking Tour
Come for a stroll through the streets of historic Elora and enjoy a guided tour of the culinary delights found there.
The Gorge Cinema
The unique Gorge Cinema, housed in a century-old stone building, presents a line-up of the best in art and current films.
Grand River Raceway
A dynamic racing & gaming destination offering dining and gaming entertainment in a charming, rural setting.
For the Adventurous…
Offering recreational courses and corporate team building programs in rock climbing, rappelling, ziplining, ice climbing and caving. Try Elora’s new SkyRider zipline this year!
Everything you need to know about hiking, world renowned fly-fishing, tubing and camping on the Grand River.
Experience the adventure of a lifetime with Canada’s largest and most trusted hot air balloon company.
Climbing, zip-lining, tree hopping activities are slowly coming into Ontario for us to try and experience.