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Upcoming Events

School Outreach Program

January 2, 2020 @ 8:30 am - June 20, 2021 @ 3:00 pm

CURRENTLY ON HOLD DUE TO COVID-19.  For the 2019/20 school year calendar, the Elora Centre for the Arts is offering several Outreach programs to classrooms throughout the Upper Grand District School Board.
These programs are ECFTA Arts Educator guided, in-classroom or in-house (ECFTA) workshops, designed to supoort cirriculum and bring the many unique benefits of art-making to your students. We offer 2 themes, each containing diverse projects, designed to fit into two 50 minute blocks (100 minutes total). There are 8 projects available in total.

The cost is $7 per student, per project, materials included.  To find out how you can donate and support this program, please click here.


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Call for Artists! Creative Spark in the Yard 2021

January 1, 2021 - May 2, 2021

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating indefinitely

Unfortunately this event has been cancelled due to COVID-19.  If you are an artist or artisan who applied for this show, we will be contacting you with information and next steps. 

For the most current vendor information please click here.

This event has been rescheduled to July 10 & 11, 2021.  Apply for the 2021 season by April 1, 2021 for Early Bird discounts!

This is a handcrafted only, juried show.



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Creative Spark in the Yard 2-day show in Elora (rescheduled to 2021)

July 10, 2021 @ 10:00 am - July 11, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

Unfortunately we have had to cancel this event due to COVID-19.  We hope to see you next year – our next Creative Spark in the Yard event will take place July 10 & 11, 2021.

This indoor and outdoor show – in the gallery of our historic stone school house as well as in our 2-acre backyard!  Over 40+ artisans, artists and makers will be showcasing and selling their unique products.  Live music performances all day by musicians curated by the Elora Acoustic Cafe with shaded viewing area, plus delicious food trucks with shaded seating areas!  Interactive area for kids.

This is a handcrafted, juried show.  Plan your visit around this wonderful 2-day event and explore everything the area has to offer!

Please check back soon for a list of participating vendors, musical performers and food truck menus!

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