Quickly becoming known as the Hamptons of Ontario, Prince Edward County is a hot spot for visitors interested in wine, food, art and nature. Conveniently located for guests travelling from Toronto, Ottawa or Montreal, The County offers a diverse range of experiences for visitors to enjoy in all four seasons. There is always something happening in The County, so come and experience it all for yourself.
Located on the north shore of Lake Ontario, Wellington is a picturesque village centrally located amongst the many wineries in beautiful Prince Edward County. It is the perfect spot from which to explore all that The County has to offer. Wellington has many kilometers of waterfront that overlook the largest freshwater sand dunes in the world located in Sandbanks Provincial Park. Take a walk to our local beach and stroll along the boardwalk, or ride your bike and explore the old architecture of the homes in the area. You will also find fabulous restaurants along Main Street where you can sample farm-to-table fare. Whether you are looking for an action packed getaway or some downtime, this is the place to be.
Every month there is something happening in The County. Come join in on the fun!
Spring Birding Festival
Events include guided walks and tours, workshops, and branding demonstrations.
Apple Blossom Festival
An annual celebration of spring amid the apple orchards at County Cider Company.
Spring Antique Show
Taking place at Crystal Palace in Picton from 10AM. Admission is $5.00
Annual Black River Canoe Trip
The 23rdannual Black River canoe trip takes place on Victoria Day. Enjoy paddling down one of the longest and most picturesque rivers in The County. Start at 17 Chapmans Crescent, Milford. End at 68 Morrison Point Road, Black River. Admission is free.