Top 10 Food Events this Spring

  1. Maple Weekend – April 1 & 2

Get a first-hand look at how maple is made, from tree to table. This is your first chance to taste this year’s harvest, right from the farm.


  1. Sugar Season at Wheelers – now until mid-April

Access to 14 kilometers of cross-country ski and snowshoe trails, two on-site museums, or sit by the stone fireplace in the restaurant.


  1. Maple Harvest at Fulton’s now until April 23

Over 170 years and 5 generations of experience in every bottle.  More than syrup! Try maple lotion, maple bbq sauce, maple mustard …


  1. 25th Annual Pancake Brunch – April 15

Lively pancake lovers fill the room to enjoy a traditional brunch from a secret family recipe.   Arrive at Maberly Hall between 10am and 1pm.


  1. Fly-in Breakfast June 4 at Russ Beach Airport

Share a meal with over 40 pilots that fly-in on their small aircrafts from eastern Ontario and western Quebec, a community tradition since 1964.


  1. Brewery Tour – April 23 & May 21

Learn about craft beer on a bus from Ottawa , visit the Ashton Bew Pub, Stalwart Brewery, Perth Brewery & Top Shelf Distillers!


  1. 41st annual Festival of the Maples – April 29

Experience the grand finale of maple season at our sweetest celebration. Maple syrup, live music, kid’s activities, and classic cars.


  1. Food Walking Tour, Perth – May 13 to June 24

On Saturdays at 1 p.m between May 13 and June 24, meet at the Perth Museum (11 Gore Street) for this guided taste tour of five spectacular restaurants in beautiful downtown Heritage Perth.


  1. The Good Food Tour – Weekends

Sample local specialties and hear rich and interesting stories of friendly Almonte on a 3-hour tour offered Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.


  1. Farmers Markets – Saturday Mornings

Beginning May 6 through October, you can meet local farmers in Perth, Carleton Place, McDonald’s Corners and Almonte.