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North Grenville

Arts & Culture

Arts and culture are alive and well in North Grenville. With art shows, live music, artisans, murals, and more, North Grenville is teeming with creative life.

Arts & Culture

For world class contemporary Canadian art visit Geraldine’s Gallery for a glimpse of works by local and distant artists. For other exhibits, check out the Municipal events page. Our Municipal Centre has a 350 seat theatre (now known as the Urbandale Arts Centre) which hosts movies, plays and performances to please all tastes. Youth, families and seniors all enjoy activities at our public Library.


Come to Kemptville and experience our dynamic live music scene! With homegrown talent and far-flung music idols, performances at the South Branch BistroSalamanders and Lock 17 will knock your socks off. Kemptville’s Municipal Centre also hosts live performances and full musical productions. Enjoy the 4-day Music Festival at Kemptville Live, where there is something for everyone - Country, Rock, Blues, and Roots.


History comes alive in North Grenville! Explore our local Walking Tours and discover the historical plaques that adorn significant buildings and locations.

Lots to Do and See in North Grenville

North Grenville is located 30 minutes south of Ottawa, the Nation's Capital, and 30 minutes north of Highway 401 and the US border. There are three exits off of Highway 416.

What you'll discover...

  • Situated along the historic the Rideau River and Canal
  • Home of Eastern Ontario’s largest tree nursery
  • Over 60 shops and dining destinations in Old Town
  • The University of Guelph, Kemptville Campus
  • 150 kms of trails to explore
  • Great parks and places to kayak and canoe
  • Plenty of paved country roads for cycling
  • Quiet country roads and historic villages
  • Great family fun and festivities await

Contact Us

  • Municipality of North Grenville
    285 County Road #44 PO Box 130
    Kemptville, K0G 1J0
  • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Phone: 613-258-9569 Ext 115
    Fax: 613-258-9620
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