We invite you to help us celebrate our Village in the Valley on historic Whitevale Road. Come and revel with us in our abundant natural and cultural heritage. Share glimpses of vintage Ontario living.
Our Community-wide Garage Sale kicks off at 8 am in the Church Yard with vintage finds for the early birds. Follow the wonderful aroma of freshly baked goodies to our legendary Bake Sale in the centre of town featuring our villagers’ home-made pastries, pies, cakes and breads.
Our Parade will make its way through town at about 10 am featuring Whitevale’s Festival Princess.
The Church Yard is the site of events throughout the day. The Souvlaki Gourmet will serve delectable Greek specialties along with burgers and dogs. Enjoy tea and goodies in the Tea Garden.
The Whitevale Arts and Culture Centre will offer Kids’ craft sessions along with an exhibit of old photos of the Whitevale School as well as information and sketches describing our Canada150 mural project. Craft displays by our local artists will be on view throughout the village. Find a favourite title at our well-stocked Book Fair.
At Whitevale Park a world of activities await for visitors of all ages. Local musicians will be featured throughout the day on our Festival Stage. The celebrated Motus O Dance Company will present "From Fair & Wide, Oh Canada," a physical theatre work 15 minutes in length combining spoken word, dance, music and song, commemorating Canada’s 150-year history.
At our Hospitality Beer Garden quench your thirst with beer and wine. Vendors will offer a wide assortment of creative crafts and food items. Children can join us for Games in the Park throughout the day, including the Corky Duck Race. Our Petting Zoo is always a hit with kids who enjoy the interaction with an assortment of farm animals. Watch a sheep being sheared! Have your face painted. And more!
Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 27th. Join us for a Family Day in the Country!