Welcome to Warkworth, Ontario

Warkworth is a place you’ll want to visit, to explore, to savour and return to. Maybe stay a while or even settle down, buy a home here or set up a business. It’s a community on the move and there’s excitement in the air.

Magic Under The Stars

Yule Love Warkworth during our Magic Under The Stars Holiday Festival

Experience Magic Under the Stars in the Charming Village of Warkworth featuring Santa, Holiday Pop Up Shops, Mulled Wine, Hot Chocolate, Christmas Choir, Music, Horse Drawn Wagon Rides, Warming Stations, Raffle and more…

Friday Evenings in December, Shops Open till 9:00 PM

December 14
Children’s activities and photos with Santa in the Town Hall

December 21
Makers Market and photos with Santa in the Town Hall
Raffle draw at the Mews (27 Main St) at 8pm

Main Street, Warkworth

The Main Street of Warkworth is lined with amazing shops, galleries and cafés.

Warkworth Maple Syrup Festival

Horse drawn sleighs, log sawing competitions and pancake breakfasts are just a few of the events that draw thousands to Sandy Flat Sugar Bush the second full weekend of March. In the village, craft and antique shows and street events provide a festive air.

Mill Creek Conservation Area

Warkworth is situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty. This small conservation area is located at the corner of Mill Street (County Road 29) and Old Hastings Road.

Warkworth Art in the Park

The Village of Warkworth, Ontario will be hosting the 8th Annual Juried
Show and Sale at Mill Creek Park on May 19 and 20, 2018.

Millennium Lilac Trail

A pleasant walk along a bubbling brook, through a series of community gardens and lilac beds.
Park at the south end of Main Street and leave your cares behind.

Warkworth Lilac Festival

A thirty day celebration of the lilac showcasing many rare lilac varieties. Opening festivities take place during the last weekend of May and are packed with events and activities for the entire family.

Town Hall Centre for the Arts

Our community facility offers a beautiful, historical venue to accommodate and enhance your event.

The Donnybrook

The Donnybrook started in 1958 and has developed into the most anticipated social event of the year. The annual auction is Northumberland County’s largest Reduce, Recycle and Reuse event and is held on the third Saturday of June at the Percy Arena and Community Centre.

The Warkworth Long Lunch

In August, we block off Main Street and celebrate the bounty of our region.

Warkworth Fall Fair

Presented by the Percy Agricultural Society, the Warkworth Fall Fair is one of the longest running fairs in Ontario having celebrated its sesquicentennial in 2000.

Night Time Santa Claus Parade

The Warkworth Santa Claus Parade is held first Friday night in December.
The parade begins at 7:00 pm and winds its way through the village.

Whether your passion is hiking, gardening, art, shopping, music, theatre or simply enjoying fresh, country air, Warkworth holds a treasure trove of discoveries for you. The Millennium Trail meanders beside a gurgling brook; several studios showcase local and regional art and sculpture; specialty shops delight you with unique accessories for your home and garden; our historic town hall newly named the Warkworth Town Hall Centre for the Arts regularly hosts professional actors and musicians.

Cosseted by seven picturesque hills, Warkworth is both a farming community and a centre for the arts. Stay overnight in either a B & B in the village or out in the country. Hearty fare is available in our local restaurants and lighter repasts are offered in a stylish coffee house.

What makes Warkworth unique? Relaxing and safe, it is that unique blend of a friendly country village and uptown style. Warkworth welcomes you.



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Warkworth, Ontario Facebook Group

The Warkworth Ontario Facebook Group is a place where you can talk about Warkworth, ask questions and connect with the community regardless of your proximity.

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