Posts tagged ‘Perth Ontario’

Weekend of Pop-Up Theatre

A Weekend of Pop Up Theatre

We will be hosting 10-minute plays that will be “popping up” all over town.

  • There are 9 plays at 9 outdoor locations
  • with 4 performances of each play!
  • That’s 36 chances to put a little drama in your life!
  • All for the cost of only $20 (for tickets: order online at or call (613) 485-6434)

The 9 plays are done in 2 cycles each day: the first round starts at 10:00 am with the last play at 2:00 pm and the second round starting at 1:30 pm with the last play at 5:30 pm. All performances are within walking distance and there are many washrooms available for use throughout the town.

Starting July 1st, we will be selling the Pop Up Theatre Passport which will give you the names of the plays, actors, playwrights, & directors, the locations and secret schedule plus a map for each of the plays being performed around our scenic wee town. The Passports will be available for pick up at The Studio Theatre throughout that weekend.

If you prefer, Passport “gift certificates” will also be available for sale ($20) outside the Studio Theatre Box Office every Saturday in August from 10 am until noon. Cash, debit or credit.

You can then redeem your gift certificate on the weekend of Aug 28th to receive your official POP UP PASSPORT with all the details you’ll need.

Date :
August 28-29, 2021

Event location :
Perth, ON

Contact :


Art Works! Perth 2021 ARTIST TOUR


You are warmly invited to visit the talented local artists and see their amazing work in the 3rd Annual Art Works! Perth studio and galleries tour.

Art Works! Perth is delighted to invite you to visit the 2021 ARTIST TOUR on August 27, 28 and 29, 2021. Come and meet fabulous artists and see some wonderful art made right here in Perth and a little beyond! Detail of times, locations and contact information is available at and will be locally advertised in your favourite spots in town. Covid protocols will be implemented as required by Provincial and Municipal governments at the time of the show.

Art Works! Perth organization was found as a way for local artists to connect with and support each other, and to provide ways to display their art to the world.  Perth is a heritage town in a beautiful and varied area, and as such attracts a large number of visitors to enjoy the local lakes, the countryside, the cuisine and the many cultural events for which Perth is famous.  When you think of arts & culture, you’ll think of Perth!  By creating an annual studio tour of exceptional artists, Art Works! Perth provides an opportunity to meet the people who make art in and around this lovely town.


Date :
August 27 & 29, 2021 from 11am to 5pm

Event location :
Perth, ON

Contact :

Caroline Evans

Perth Farmer’s Market


All patrons will be asked to screen for Covid symptoms and sign in before entry.  Please enter at the marked entrance and exit at the marked exit.  Please maintain 6 feet distance between yourself and other customers/vendors.  Please wear a mask.  There may be restrictions on the number of people allowed in the area at any given time.

Date :
August 21, 28, 2021 from 8am to 1pm

Event location :
11 Gore St. E – At Crystal Palace in the Tay Basin

Contact :

Kathryn Jamieson

Phone contact: (613) 2671947



Drive-In Bingo Night

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Drive-In BINGO is back!!!

Rules of Play

  • Children may attend, but must be 18 years+ to play. Children must remain in vehicle.

  • Players must play BINGO inside their vehicle. No walk ins allowed.

  • Always maintain physical distancing, with those outside your social circle.

  • Masks must be worn outside of your vehicle & when interacting with others (for example, when volunteers come to vehicle to verify your BINGO/pay money).

  • Please bring your own snacks and beverages

  • Washrooms are NOT available on the Fairgrounds.

  • Take your garbage home with you.

  • Daubers are available for $2.00

  • Additional Jackpot sheets may be purchased for $1

  • 50/50 tickets are 3 for $5

  • Bring your own board to play on.

  • No person under 18 years is permitted to play.

  • Each player must have a dauber or marker with ink specially designed for paper bingo cards. Volunteers need to easily see your BINGO to verify it.

  • Once a game has begun, no additional game cards may be purchased for that game.

  • When a player gets the required BINGO per the game outline, HONK your horn/FLASH your car lights/make NOISE!

  • Once a player has declared a BINGO, hold your card, while game is checked. The caller will ask three (3) times if there are any additional BINGOs to be declared. There will be no other BINGOs allowed for that game, after the caller has asked three (3) times and then declared the game closed.

  • If BINGO is called by two (2) or more players in any one game, the prize money will be split down to the nearest twenty five cents ($0.25), total prizes to be paid out not to exceed the original amount for that game.

  • All winners must sign for their winnings. Winner cards must be filled out completely with full name, address, and phone number of the winner, printed clearly for winning reporting purposes. No winnings can be awarded without this information.  All information is used only for reporting purposes to AGCO and protected by the Privacy Act.

  • The Perth & District Agricultural Society reserves the right to remove anyone from the property whose behaviour is deemed unacceptable, or disturbing other players.

Date :
August 19 & 26, 2021 from 7 to 9pm

Event location :
Perth, ON

Contact :
Kathryn Jamieson

Phone contact: 613 267-1947 



Yoga and Hicking Series


Explore some of the awe inspiring trails in this area! Each month, I will be guiding a group hike on a different trail. This series is perfect for someone who wants to adventure, but may not want to go out on their own.
Immerse yourself in all the benefits the forest has to offer. Deepen your connection with nature with a short meditation, a gentle yoga practice and a healthy snack on the trail. Each session will be approximately 3.5 hours long, meeting at the trailhead at 10AM. Upon registration, you will receive detailed instructions on meeting location, as well as recommended gear and what to bring.

$40 per session *park fee not included.
Limited spaces available. COVID 19 protocols will be in place.

Date :
August 15, 2021

Event location :
August 15th: Arkon Lake Loop – Frontenac Park

Contact :
Alexis Scott

Email with any questions or to register.


Drive – Thru Santa Event

L’image contient peut-être : texte qui dit ’Ho! Ho! Ho! COME SEE SANTA DRIVE-THRU SANTA EVENT Saturday, December 5th 4:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m. At The Perth Fairgrounds (Enter through the main gate and exit onto the Scotch Line) Kids may pick up candy canes and drop off letter to Santa. A donation or an unwrapped gift will be gladly accepted by the Perth Salvation Army. Let's Celebrate Safely Together DRIVEB EVENT PLEASESTAY IN YOUR VEHICLE LIONS Sponsored by the L Perth Lions Club and the Perth and Agricultural Society PERTH FAIR TRADITION’

Save the date! Santa is coming to Perth and inviting YOU to come by the Perth Lions Hall for a ‘drive by’ visit. Saturday, December 5th between 4:00 and 7:00 PM. See the details below. The Perth Lions and the Perth & District Agricultural Society will be waiting to see you … and, of course, Santa will be delighted to see you. At the Perth Fair Grounds.


Date :
December 5, 2020 from 4 to 7pm

Event location :
Perth FairGrounds

Contact :
Lions Club

Tel:(613) 264-8449

Pyjama Drive – Thru for Interval House


Join us for our 1st annual Pyjama Drive-Thru in support of Lanark County Interval House by donating NEW pyjamas for women and children (in original packaging with tags attached). Donations can be dropped off at Top Shelf Distillers 14 Warren Crescent in Perth. Please help a family feel safe this holiday.


Date :
December 5, 2020 from 2 to 6pm

Event location :
14 Warren Crescent Perth Ontario

Contact :
Lana Nolan

Tel:613 201-3333

Weekends in Perth Ontario

#WeekendsInPerthON brings entertainment to the streets every weekend. There is always something happening! Please bring your mask, sanitize often, and check the current regulations before planning your trip.

FedDev is proudly supporting tourism businesses in Perth through the work of TIAO and Perth Tourism. This event is also in partnership with
Downtown Heritage Perth BIA
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Date :
Saturday, December 5, 2020 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Saturday, December 12, 2020 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 19, 2020 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 26, 2020 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 2, 2021 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 9, 2021 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Event location :
Perth, ON

Contact :
Kathryn Jamieson

Tel: 613-267-1947 –

Festival of lights and Community Tree


New this year: @Downtown Heritage Perth BIA is coordinating a new Community Christmas Tree! Community Christmas Tree. Starting on Nov. 20th the tree will be lit with over 900 lights. You are encouraged to hang your own special ornament on the tree. Special thanks to Richard Ellard and the great people at Home Hardware for donating the Christmas lights for the community tree. They were so generous that we were able to light additional trees surrounding the Community Tree.
You are invited to show your support for our wonderful frontline workers by adding an ornament to the tree. We can’t return the ornaments, but we will add your ornaments next year.
If you want to thank your special person and tell us why you are hanging an ornament, go to to leave a note. These will be shared on social media periodically.
The Community Christmas Tree is sponsored by the Perth BIA, Town of Perth and Perth Home Hardware.


Date :
December 1 to 31, 2020

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 3, 2020 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Friday, December 4, 2020 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 5, 2020 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 6, 2020 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Event location :
Downtown Heritage Perth BIA

Contact :
Kathryn Jamieson

Tel: 613-267-1947

Festival of Good Cheer



Join us for one of our favorite events, the annual Festival of Good Cheer. The doors to the Crystal Palace will open at 9 a.m. and we will start to hand out the swag bags starting at 10 a.m. Once again we will have tastings downtown.  This year Top Shelf Distillers, Perth Brewery and Weatherhead Brewery will be offering tastings from 12 – 5 p.m.
Top Shelf Distillers will be at Code’s Mill.
Perth Brewery will be at the Red Brick Emporium
Weatherhead Brewery will be at Perth Home Furniture.
Mimosas will be served at Fashion Envy
Drop by and enjoy a delicious tasting as you browse through the wonderful shops in downtown Perth.

While you wait in line to pick up your bag, browse through the book sale by the Montessori school, enjoy a wonderful tea from Maggie’s Tea & Toast Cafe or a treat from the Rideau Candy Shoppe.


We will be hiding 18 items throughout our downtown stores. If you find a this special item, mark that location on the piece of paper we will supply and hand in your paper at the end of the day at Kelly’s or Fashion Envy  by 5 p.m.  Important do not remove the item when you find it. It will ruin the fun for the next person.
The winner will be drawn on Monday, Dec. 2nd and one person will win an overnight stay at the Best Western Plus Perth Parkside Inn and Spa.


Find one of 8 boxes hidden downtown, each containing a $25 BIA Gift Certificate.
If you find the box it is yours to keep and you can use the gift certificate in any downtown business or restaurant! ​


Date :
November 30, 2020

Event location :
80 Gore St. E., Perth, Ontario

Contact :
(613) 267-3311 Ext 2251