Culture Days

Culture Days to September 27 to 29, 2019

You’re invited to create, participate and share in the celebration of #GuelphCulture!

What’s happening in Guelph?


Title Location Time
Culture Days Kickoff Party & Fourth Friday Guelph Civic Museum 5 to 9 p.m.
Screening of Seth’s Dominion Art Gallery of Guelph 7 to 8 p.m.
Guelph Studio Tour Group Exhibition Opening Red Brick Café 7 to 9 p.m.


Title Location Time
Culture Hub & Makers Market

  • Pottery Party with MKS Pottery
  • Lelkessen Mosaic Making
  • Harvest painting project
  • Guelph Potters’ Guild Show & Sale
  • Create beeswax food wraps with Stephanie Clarke
  • Instrument Making & Rhythm Circle with Earth Tones Studio
  • Magnet Painting with Art Studio Guelph
  • Healing Cocktails crystal activity
  • Free Henna Designs by Megan of We Learn; Multi-sensory Play
  • Pom Pom Party with Kathleen Ballos
  • Upcycled Jewelry Pop-up Workshop with Ahmri and Abby of Otherwise Studios
Market Square and City Hall 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
The Over Tones, Inc. Culture Days Concert Guelph Farmers Market 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
13th Annual Taste Real Fall Rural Romp! Wellington County 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sing and Dance with Mr. J Guelph Public Library to Main Branch 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Moving Histories, Neighbourhood Mysteries Guelph Civic Museum 2 to 4 p.m.
African Dance Workshop Heritage Hall 3 to 4 p.m.
Transition Guelph’s 2nd Annual Resilience Awards 10C Shared Space 7 to 9 p.m.


Title Location Time
Artist Talk and Trail Walk with Mallory Tolcher McCrae House 1 to 3 p.m.
Vocamus Writers Community’s Last Sunda Writers’ Hang-out Planet Bean – Downtown 1 to 3 p.m.
Community Gardens Festival Harcourt Memorial United Church 1 to 4 p.m.
Printmaking Pop-up Art Gallery of Guelph 1 to 4 p.m.
Walkabout Tour with David Bobier: Hands On! Guelph Civic Museum 2 to 3 p.m.
Guelph Arts Council Historical Walking Tour McCrae House 2 to 4 p.m.
Royal City Studios – Open Jam! Royal City Studios 7 to 10 p.m.

All weekend

Title Location Time
#GuelphMovesMe Outdoor Art Exhibition Silvercreek and Eramosa River Trails 24 hrs
Happy Making Pianos Downtown Guelph 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Exhibition: Into the Light: Eugenics and Education in Southern Ontario Guelph Civic Museum 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Exhibition: VibraFusionLab: Bridging Practices in Accessibility, Art and Communications Guelph Civic Museum 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Exhibition: Tina Guyani | Deer Road Art Gallery of Guelph 12 to 5 p.m.
Exhibition: Seth: A Life, All Play Art Gallery of Guelph 12 to 5 p.m.
Exhibition: Hot to Warm and Cool to Cold Art Gallery of Guelph 12 to 5 p.m.
Free admission to McCrae House McCrae House 1 to 5 p.m.

Culture Days is an annual 3 day-long celebration that aims to raise awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement of Canadians in the arts and cultural life of their communities.

Each year, in every province, individual artists, cultural groups, organizations, municipalities and festivals offer free participatory and interactive arts and cultural activities during the Culture Days weekend.

Registration is now open for 2019, Culture Days’ 10th anniversary!

About Culture Days


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