Festival set to start in just four weeks!

Festival set to start in just four weeks!

It’s hard to believe, but the Ontario Festival of Small Halls gets underway in less than a month! We’re thrilled that it’s approaching so quickly. It seems that shows are selling out daily, with Winchester Old Town Hall’s show of Fred Penner with Teagan McLaren selling out this week alongside the DACA Community Centre’s show […]

Local openers confirmed!

Local openers confirmed!

Familiar faces will join up-and-comers opening for big name musicians on rural stages during the Ontario Festival of Small Halls this fall. After announcing the 2017 fall headliners earlier this summer, the community opening acts are now finalized for almost all our shows, happening Sept. 14 to Oct. 1 in more than 30 cherished small […]

Posters, peek at our host halls and weekend events!

Posters, peek at our host halls and weekend events!

You’ll soon see Festival of Small Halls posters appearing in communities across Eastern Ontario and the Ottawa Valley! We’re excited for this year’s design and are looking forward to sending them out to our energetic volunteers in the host communities. They usually find a home on local bulletin boards, community placards, and even online. If […]

We want to hear from you!

We want to hear from you!

Since April, we have been taking you backstage at the Ontario Festival of Small Halls through our Small Talk blog feature. From announcing the 2017 line up, to learning more about the amazing small halls across Eastern Ontario and the Ottawa Valley, we have touched on aspects of the Festival from our point of view. […]

Listen to some tunes and celebrate Canada’s 150th!

Listen to some tunes and celebrate Canada’s 150th!

Happy upcoming Canada Day weekend! The Ontario Festival of Small takes Canadian content seriously, carefully ensuring that the majority of artists hail from right here in Canada.  Did you know, we have artists representing 7 different provinces at this year’s festival? Here at the hometowns of some of the artists who will be performing. With that […]