Do You Have Purple Hills Memorabilia?

Our 40th Anniversary Exhibit

Purple Hills Arts & Heritage SocietyTo honour our 40th year, we are putting together an exhibit for this year’s Creemore Festival of the Arts. (Mark your calendar! It’s the weekend of Sept 30 & Oct 1, 2017.)

We are seeking Purple Hills memorabilia to share such as:

  • pictures of people and events
  • posters, tickets, newsletters, costumes, decorations, etc.
  • old records, notes, other documents

We are also actively archiving Society records and other materials.
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Artists! Sign up for the 6th Annual Creemore Festival of the Arts.

Call for Artists 2017

Creemore Festival of the Arts 2017

Artists on Location

Saturday, Sept. 30 and Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017

Join Us

Artists and artisans! Help us bring fall colours right to Creemore’s main street during our annual arts weekend.

The Artists on Location weekend is an opportunity for artists and artisans to display and sell their art in local businesses, studios and galleries throughout the village of Creemore. 
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Anniversary Greetings from Collingwood Historical Society

We were thrilled to receive felicitations in honour of our 40th anniversary:

The Collingwood and District Historical Society would like to congratulate the Purple Hills Arts and Heritage Society on their 40th Anniversary.

Celebrating 40 years is a great milestone and one that is achieved through the hard work and dedication of the many volunteers associated with your organization.

Congratulations on your achievement.
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Purple Hills’ Community Sponsors

Happy to head on down Mill Street in 2017Man walking on Mill Street

with these fine supporters on our side.

Thank you to our community supporters. Please support those who support us, when you can. It really helps. We are supported by memberships, donations, sponsors and granting agencies.

Simcoe County • Clearview Township

Creemore Springs Brewery Ltd

Chestnut Park Christie’s International Real Estate

Barriston Law • Classical 102.9 FM • The Creemore Echo

Station on the Green • Creemore Log Cabin

Creemore KitchenHeirloom 142Affairs Bakery & Café

Chez MichelMad and Noisy GallerySeasons in Creemore

Cardboard Castles Children’s EmporiumCreemore 100 Mile Store

Curiosity House Books & ArtFlowers by Ms Design

Bank CaféCreemore Village Pharmacy

The Old Mill House Pub

 

Thank You From the Bottom of Our Arts!

Thank you

 

It’s a wrap!

The volunteer committee for the 5th annual Creemore Festival of the Arts wishes to thank everyone who supported and enjoyed the exhibits and shows around town last weekend. We hope the work you saw and the people you met made you feel connected to the community and inspired by the creativity that surrounds us.

We couldn’t do it without you – our members, sponsors, volunteers and, of course, the artists and their weekend hosts.
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Creemore Festival of the Arts: Full Festival Program (Oct 1 and 2, 2016)

Creemore Festival of the Arts 2016

2016 FESTIVAL PROGRAM


OUR COMMON THREADS

SAT. OCT. 1 & SUN. OCT. 2 . 10 am to 4 pm

  • INFORMATION BOOTH AT STATION ON THE GREEN
  • ART ON DISPLAY IN BUSINESSES AND STUDIOS AROUND CREEMORE

OPENING NIGHT PREVIEW

FRI. SEPT. 30 . 5 pm to 7 pm


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CALL TO ARTISTS 2016


Creemore artists 2015Artists on Location 2016

Part of Clearview Township’s Small Halls Festival

Artists on Location 2016 is now accepting registrations for the fifth annual event on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2. Each year, artists and artisans are embedded in the community of Creemore, providing visitors with a lively mix of art and commerce.

Artists on Location provides an opportunity for artists of all skill levels to display and sell their work at local businesses, studios, galleries, restaurants, homes and green spaces in the vicinity of Creemore’s main street, Mill Street.
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