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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...

This weekend Canada celebrates Culture Days! Visit the Alton Mill Arts Centre on Sunday Oct. 2nd and explore our national-award-winning heritage building! Our free Culture Days experiences include heritage tours of the building and hands-on arts activities!

Celebrating 20 years, the Headwaters Arts Festival continues until October 10th. Come see the works of over 80 exceptional artists from across the province in the Juried Show & Sale throughout the main floor galleries.

The Noodle Gallery kicks off the fresh Fall season with Transformation and Growth featuring the dynamic, colorful, abstract works of sisters Kate Taylor & Helen Utsal.

We're pleased to welcome new management to the café. During this transitional period, a limited menu of sandwiches, salads, delicious squares, coffee, etc. will be offered. Watch for the full menu and a grand opening in the next few weeks!

Headwaters Arts Festival 2016

One of the most respected festivals in Ontario opens its doors once again as we celebrate our 20th year. The Festival features performances, book readings, workshops, open studio tours and other art events at multiple venues throughout the Headwaters Region.


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Headwaters Arts Festival: Juried Show & Sale

This year we are celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Headwaters Arts Festival! The art show kicks off on Friday, September 16, 2016 with a Gala Celebration in the evening at the award-winning Alton Mill Arts Centre in Caledon, Ontario. This prestigious juried show will run over 3 weeks and 4 weekends.

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Alton Mill Featured on Wedding Chicks

Toronto and international photographer, Samantha Clarke collaborated with some of the most amazing wedding artists in Toronto to create a fabulous shoot at the Alton Mill Arts Centre! Featured on, the Beyonce inspired shoot is meant to showcase the power of women. Check out the full post with pictures here