Applications are processed and juried by date received on an
ongoing and 1st come 1st served basis.
ART by the RIVER, which is held annually the weekend before the Labour Day weekend is the major fundraiser for the Gibson Gallery. This Arts and Craft Festival, which was was first held in 1967, is Essex County's original Arts & Crafts Show. It has grown into an end of summer tradition in Amherstburg, attracting 150 artists and artisans from across Ontario.
2017 will be the 51st year of this event!
When:Always the weekend before Labour Day Weekend Rain or Shine...
Sat. & Sun. August 26 & 27, 2017
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fort Malden National Historic Site of Canada
100 Laird Avenue Amherstburg, Ontario
$5.00 / Children 12 & under enter free when accompanied by an adult
NO PETS please-service animals ONLY allowed on site.