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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...

Celebrate Canada Day at the Alton Mill! We are open July 1st from 10am - 5pm. We will be closed Monday July 4th.

This Saturday, July 2nd from 1 - 4pm please join us for the opening reception of painter Jamil Gabriel's solo show, Light and Beauty in the Falls Gallery. His exhibition is the culmination of his paintings in Canada. Experience his beautiful works from June 28th – July 25th. 

There are also workshops offered this weekend by CJ Shelton and in the Hive Encaustic workshop. Pre-registration required.


Headwaters Arts presents ‘Stoked’ by Ann Randeraad.  "Stoked" is one artist's heightened journey through the clay process. Ann will be displaying stoneware, woodfired porcelain and raku at the Headwaters Art Gallery until July 3rd.

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Welcome Mill Run Eatery!

Mouth-watering hot soups, flavorful sandwiches, crispy salads and moist, decadent pastries - hungry yet? These are just a few menu items on the list for Chef Pam Fanjoy's & Chef Suman Roy's highly anticipated new café bistro at Alton Mill Arts Centre’s, the Mill Run Eatery


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Vice Versa

The Bartlett Gallery presents Vice Versa - the coming together of two artists, sharing their interpretation of the human expression, and lack thereof, within the urban, man-made systems. Using paintings and photography to tell a story, artists Delgado and Usquiano explore themes of subtle human expressions in our modern system.


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A Midsummer Night's Dream

Making Shakespeare fun for everyone! Back by popular demand, Humber River Shakespeare presents “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at the Alton Mill! 

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