Creemore Festival of the Arts 2022

Purple Hills Arts & Heritage Society returns after their pandemic hiatus with an all singing, all dancing Creemore Festival of the Arts on Sep 30, Oct 1 and Oct 2.

This annual celebration of creativity includes our traditional Artists on Location program, enhanced by additional participant-engagement programming around the village.

Artists on Location

Free interactive access to artists in studios, community halls, on front porches and in many of our businesses.

Saturday Oct 1 and Sunday Oct 2, 10am-4pm

SOLD OUT! DRAG me to Creemore hosted by Enya Dreams


Friday Sep 30 – Doors open 7pm, Show starts 8pm

Location: Creemore Legion Hall; $20 (19+)

Never been to a drag show? Don’t worry we want you to feel comfortable and put together a little Drag Intro so you come prepared for fun. 

Click here for more event details!

Martha’s Amazing Audience Participation Art Project

Saturday Oct 1, 10am-4pm; Free

Location: Corner of Mill St + Caroline St, beside the Apothecary

DRAG it out with Justine
A Drag 101 Presentation

REGISTER HERE Donation appreciated (PG 13)
Saturday Oct 1, Noon-1:30pm. Location: Creemore Legion Bar

Ever wondered what Drag is all about? Join Justine to learn about the history, politics, etiquette and culture of this form of self expression while getting some awesome hair and makeup tips! For more information email MK at

Kids’ Crafts at the Cabin

Saturday Oct 1 and Sunday Oct 2, 1-4pm 

Location: Creemore Log Cabin, 151 Library St; Free

Reception and Art Talk

Saturday Oct 1, 5-7pm at Station on the Green, 10 Caroline St E.  

For PHAHS Members & Festival Artists Only. Become a member today!

Notorious Cree
Indigenous Hoop Dance Artist

Sunday Oct 2, 12-1pm 

Location: Creemore Village Green Stage, 181 Mill St; Free

Visit our Facebook Event for more details!

Black on the Bruce
with Zwena Gray

Sunday Oct 2, 2pm
Location: Creemore Village Green Stage, 181 Mill St; Free

Visit our Facebook Event for more details!

The Creemore Festival of the Arts is a proud partner of Clearview’s Small Halls Festival.

Welcome to spring and community art

While getting your exercise or running essential errands take a peek at the works of your talented friends and neighbours:

Cathy BullCreemore 100 Mile Store
Heidi ElderCreemore 100 Mile Store
Ann Clifford143 Mill St
Catherine FullerThe Creemore Apothecary
Catherine MartiThe Creemore Apothecary
Jack MartiThe Creemore Apothecary
Erik RoatBank Cafe
Jordan EvelandBank Cafe
Tony RaponiBank Cafe
Dorothy ShropshireBank Cafe
Gail CaswellBank Cafe
Carole WatsonCreemore Springs Brewery
Jessica TamlinCreemore Springs Brewery
Bob HylandCreemore Springs Brewery
Grace RaponiCuriosity House
Kimberly AndersonCuriosity House
David Bruce JohnsonEastwood Vintage
Karin CliffordEastwood Vintage
Mary Anne TuplingEastwood Vintage
Elizabeth EisnerHeirloom142
Fran BullHeirloom142
Kathy WebberHeirloom142
Dennis CampbellHeirloom142
Bill MolnarHome Hardware
Dennis CampbellHome Hardware
Dorothy GrayHouse of Stitches
Marilyn KnutsonHouse of Stitches
Claire TranterLagom142
Michelle MatthewsLagom142
James BruerLagom172
Juliet JancsoLagom172
Liz EakinsLagom172
Sue MillerLagom172
Martha BullLagom172
Karen DeBoerNewsstand
Katie BeatonNewsstand
Maggie SearsNewsstand
Marilyn SextonNewsstand
Susie CosackNewsstand
Jennifer JohneNewsstand
Cathy CharleboisOld Mill Pub
Elizabeth van RynOld Mill Pub
Dorothy ShropshireOld Mill Pub
Sue AuldOld Mill Pub
Dorothee CosackPharmacy
Kathleen SeebackPharmacy
Maureen QuigleyPharmacy
Natalie de RuiterPharmacy
Bonnie MacPhersonPizza Perfect
Ella RoatPizza Perfect
Lily RoatPizza Perfect
Sandi WongRefillery
Martha BullRefillery
Nanci WhiteSeasons
Shirley LantSeasons
Stephen RoatSeasons
Emily GilbertSeasons
Faith CubbittSotheby’s
Margaret HoviusSotheby’s
Bob HylandSotheby’s
Tessa BullStranz
Andrew KennyStranz
Sue AuldStranz
Jennifer JohneStranz
Lindsay StarkWaterFirst
Rick ShubertWaterFirst
Sarah MillerWaterFirst
Cathie HylandWaterFirst
Isabelle V.WaterFirst
Emily wortsWaterFirst
Miles MillarWaterFirst
Remy MillarWaterFirst