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"Canada's most beautiful arts centre"

Built on the banks of Shaw's Creek, this national-award-winning heritage building is now "a jewel in the crown of the GTA's arts scene". The Alton Mill is home to some 25 studio artists,  galleries, a heritage museum,  café and unique shops, while the industrial-chic ambiance makes it the perfect venue to host your event .

Come experience the Alton Mill Arts Centre, and be inspired!

What's On This week...

"Headwaters Arts Festival - Open Studios" Join us for the final weekend of the Headwaters Arts Festival. The Alton Mill is one of the premier locations for this event with workshops, art shows and open studios for three glorious Fall weekends. Sept 20 - Oct. 5.

Opening Reception - "Asemblage Boxes: History of the World" Join us Sunday October 5 in the Paul Morin Gallery from 1-4pm for the opening reception of this new show exploring history and culture through objects of nature, sacred items, curios, fea market finds and artworks gleaned from Paul's extensive collection. Oct. 5, 1-4pm.

Opening Reception - "Autumn Exhibition"  Featuring the work of John Leenders, Andrea Rinaldo and Devin Schaffner (of Rekindle) Oct. 5 1-4pm 


Show off your Halloween best at Alton Mill Arts Centre's Frightapalooza General admission: $5 per person and $10 for families of 3 or more. Come in full costume and get in free!

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Culture Cafe

Join us for the first in a series of events to be held at Shaw's Creek Cafe. Taking place in the evening, from 7-9pm, Culture Cafe brings you the sounds and stylings of a varietal bouquet of young keyboardists with munchies by Shaw's Creek Cafe. 

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