The Alton Mill Logo

"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!

Culture Cafe presents: THESPIONAGE

April 24th, 7-9 pm, Culture Cafe at the Mill presents THESPIONAGE, an evening of monologues and one-act plays, starring Andy Ingram, Pam Hewitt, Barb Stasiw, Andrew Welch, Jay Wilson, and more. For theatre lovers everywhere. $10 at the door. For

read more

The Alton Mill Arts Centre presents "This Changes Everything"

Begining on April 8 the Alton Mill Arts Centre presents "This Changes Everything," an art exhibition inspired by an awareness of the effects of climate change on our planet.  Interpreting themes presented in Naomi Klein's book of the the same title, this Mill-wide event, including its galleries, resident artists and guest artists, will showcase both 2-  and 3-dimensional creative artworks  demonstrating the artist's commitment to being relevant in a world in dire need of truth tellers.

read more

Cuisine-Art named one of Festivals and Events Ontario Top 100

We are thrilled and honoured that the Alton Mill's Cuisine-Art Festival has been designated by Festival & Events Ontario  as one of the Top 100 festivals in the province. Thank-you to our wonderful chefs, brewmasters and artists and our dedicated volunteers for making Cuisine-Art such a success. Please note: our festival dates have changed for 2015. Mark your calendars and plan to join us for one memorable and delicious weekend, on June 20-21, 2015. 

Interested in volunteering? Please email

read more