Annual Events

Festival of Arts & Crafts

July 7, 8, 9, 2017

Friday 12-8:00 pm, Saturday 9:00-5:00 pm, Sunday 9:004:00 pm

The Festival of Arts and Craft is held on the square in beautiful downtown Goderich. The event hosts as many as 120 crafters and artisans with beautiful hand crafted items for sale. The festival draws thousand of shoppers to the lake-side town every year. You do not want to miss the opportunity to see and purchase unique, hand-crafted items. The festival is also the largest fund raiser for Huron Women’s Shelter.

For more information, and/or for a vendor application please contact:
Brenda McEwin – Festival Coordinator at  519-955-0679 or

Take a Swing Against Violence Women’s Golf Tournament –

Wingham, June 2017

The annual “Take a Swing Against Violence” nine hole Golf Tournament is held in Wingham each June. This is a fun tournament for women to participate in as a team of 4.   This is a fundraising tournament that puts the emphasis on fun and supporting an end to violence against women and children in our community.

We also request that interested community members, businesses or individuals sponsor a hole for $100.00. We recognize all sponsors with a sign with their name on it on the course among other features.  For details or to register a team see the brochure below.

downloadable registration

Breakfast with Santa

December 2016 – Knox Presbyterian Church Goderich – 8am to 11:00am

Breakfast with Santa is an event organized by friends and family members of the late Sue Munnoch.  Sue was aDSC_4589 Shelter Board Member who had a vision of this community event.   Annually Santa hears the wishes of children, a great breakfast is served and children and their families have an opportunity to create wonderful Christmas crafts and sing-a-long with carols as well as whispering your wishes into Santa’s ear.