Welcome to Headwaters' largest,
celebration of food, wine and art!

Alton Mill Arts Centre
We look forward to resuming once COVID19 is a memory.
Sample the region's best
food, wine, beer, cider and spirits.
Headwaters region is home to an outstanding array of food and beverage purveyors, from innovative chefs to craft brew and cider masters to international award-winning vintners. We also have an array of on-farm and craft packaged food producers of sweets (the best butter tarts, shortbread cookies, wildflower honey and maple syrup) and savories (dips, breads and sauces). Guests will have the opportunity to sample best food and drink that the region has to offer.
While enjoying music and fine art.
Enjoy your samples in the spectacular environment of the Alton Mill Arts Centre grounds, accompanied by the mellow sounds of top local musicians. Meet our artists, learn about their techniques and vote for your favourite in an action-filled "paint-off".
Learning &
at the
Main Stage
The main stage features chefs demos and talks, cook-offs and paint-offs. All moderated by a celebrity host.
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Why Local Food?
Headwaters is is not just the source of  four of Ontario's major rivers  (the Grand, Nottawasaga, Humber, and Credit) , but it is also a rich agricultural landscape on the doorstep of the Greater Toronto Area. Local food is sustainable and supports local employment.
Driving Directions to Alton
The Alton Mill is at 1402 Queen Street West in the village of Alton in the Caledon Hills, just south of Orangeville, an hour's drive from downtown Toronto.
From the south, for a scenic drive, go via the Forks of the Credit and take Mississauga Road north to Queen Street West, turn right into Alton past the Millcroft Inn and Spa to the Alton Mill.
Or to get here faster, take Highway 410 to #10, north to Caledon Village. Turn left (west) onto Charleston Sideroad/Regional Road 124 and then right onto Main Street/#136 past the Osprey Valley golf course into Alton. Turn left onto Queen Street and parking attendants will direct you to parking.