Explore Perth County's Communites
I would like to welcome you to Perth County where lush countryside is dotted
with the charm of historic hamlets and towns. This guide will assist you in customizing a unique
experience that is just your own. From farm gate products to farmers markets, festivals
and fairs - Perth County offers an authentic rural experience
that will provide a welcome break from your busy lifestyle.
I'm delighted to invite you to stop, shop and join our events
all year long... and to truly experience all that Perth County has to offer.
- Bob Wilhelm, Warden of Perth County
With five weekly year-round farmers markets, abundant seasonal farm stands, farm stores and even farm tours it's clear that Perth County celebrates farm fresh! Our passion is evident in the menus of our superb restaurants, pubs and cafés and contributes to the calibre of chefs graduating from the Stratford Chefs School. Food features prominently in our events - from rib and corn fests, pork dinners, strawberry socials and even foraging treks - we know how to celebrate food!
Stay in Perth County
Perth County is home to beautiful bed and breakfasts housed in pre-1947 homes all with their own unique architectural features. There are boutique inns in heritage buidings, hotels, cosy motels and family campgrounds. No matter where you choose to hang your hat during your stay you'll find that pride of ownership is definitely showcased in Perth County's accommodations.
Nestled in the heart of Southwestern Ontario, Perth County is where lush, rural farmland and backcountry roads intersect with arts and culture, where historic architecture mingles with some of the newest culinary trends. Perth County serves up a diverse range of memorable experiences, whether you’re travelling as friends, as a couple or as a family. Whether it’s a day trip or a longer holiday – stop, shop and dine in Perth County's four friendly municipalities.