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Special Events 2015


Art by the River
August 29-30, 2015
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Love art? Join over 150 top notch artists and artisans in Amherstburg at Art by the River, Essex County's original arts and crafts festival. Browse before you buy. All art is juried and personally handmade by the artists. Admission is $5; children 12 and under are free!

For more information, please call: 519-736-2826 or visit: Gibson Art Gallery


A Garrison Christmas
December 19, 2015
1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Come and discover how soldiers two hundred years ago celebrated Christmas. View decorations made by students from schools in Essex County, and help us judge our colouring contest. Sip cider, eat cookies, or even treat yourself to a soldier's Christmas meal. Children can make decorations to take home and participate in various games and activities. Regular admission fees apply.

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