About Prince Edward County

The town of Wellington is located on the shore of Lake Ontario in the heart of Prince Edward County, a stunning island boasting 800 km of shoreline in Eastern Ontario.

With flourishing award-winning wineries, world famous beaches and vibrant artistic communities that are also home to farmers, chefs, and a growing number of creative entrepreneurs, the region is also rapidly gaining a solid reputaton for live performaning arts. In addition to Festival Players of Prince Edward County, the region's year round professional theatre company now headed by the critically acclaimed Stratford actor and director, Graham Abbey, other reputable annual festivals include the Prince Edward County Jazz Festival, Prince Edward County Chamber Music Festival, County Pop, Sandbanks Music Festival, a burgeoning comedy circuit known as Comedy Country and of course, Wellington Water Week.

Prince Edward County truly is an inspiring location that stands to be a creative nexus in the heart of Canada's largest economic and cultural corridor: The Toronto-Ottawa-Montreal region.

There are countless resources to learn about what you can see and do in Prince Edward County. You can start by visiting the official tourism site for Prince Edward County – the link is below: