Horseracing is back once again at the Erin Fair!

September 19, 2017

Be sure to check out all the action at the 167th Erin Fall Fair, Thanksgiving Weekend. Place your bets on great time–Monday October 9, 2017 when Erin Fair features a Heritage Horse Parade, and a ‘commemorative mile race’. Be part of the action as hundreds of hooves pound down the Erin track once again to… Read more »

Equine industry loses a true champion with passing of H. Charles Armstrong

September 11, 2017

Standardbred industry icon, H. Charles “Charlie” Armstrong, passed away on September 7th, 2017 at the age of 96. According to Standardbred Canada, “Armstrong was a true icon in the Ontario and North American Horse Industry for over 60 years. Throughout this time, he has represented and participated in multiple disciplines and has been integral in… Read more »

Return to Riding at Weybread Hill Farm

August 11, 2017

You have taken a break from riding, maybe to raise a family, go to university or because of your career. And you are longing to get back again into the saddle. Charlotte Palmer-Benson, our wonderful coach, will give you the support and encouragement you need to enjoy horses and riding. Contact us to discuss your… Read more »

OEF’s 2017 Horse Day to support events across the province

March 28, 2017

Horse Day was launched in Ontario 9 years ago as a way to give communities across Ontario the opportunity to peek into the horse world – to visit facilities, maybe watch a demonstration or two, and even get to touch a horse for the first time. This year, the Ontario Equestrian Federation (OEF) is putting all… Read more »

Headwaters Parade of Horses Recognized for Innovation

December 1, 2016

On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016, in Gatineau, QC and among tourism industry leaders from across the country, the team from Headwaters Tourism was proud to accept The Visa Canada Innovator of the Year Award for the Headwaters Parade of Horses. The Canadian Tourism Awards are presented annually by the Tourism Industry Association of Canada to… Read more »

Headwaters Parade of Horses wins provincial tourism award

November 25, 2016

On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016, in the nation’s capital and among tourism industry leaders from across the province, the team from Headwaters Tourism was proud, honoured, and humbled to represent the businesses of #realheadwaters as they accepted awards in three categories at the 2016 Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence ceremony. Headwaters Tourism, the small Ontario… Read more »

A New Addition to the Headwaters Parade of Horses Has Been Unveiled!

July 13, 2016

A New Addition to the Headwaters Parade of Horses Has Been Unveiled! Meet Sir Headwaters By Deborah Jolly ————————————————————– Sir Headwaters Joins the Headwaters Parade of Horses! Sir Headwaters is the newest addition to the Headwaters Parade of Horses. Sir Headwaters was lovingly painted by Headwaters artist, Deborah Jolly at the Can-Am All Breeds Equine… Read more »

2016 Provincial Championships for Modern Pentathlon June 5th in Orangeville

May 31, 2016

Press Release from Pentathlon Canada – May 31, 2016 The 2016 Provincial Championships for Modern Pentathlon will be held on Sunday, June 5th in Orangeville   Modern Pentathlon is a unique and historic Olympic Sport that requires athletes to execute both skill and athleticism in five very different disciplines – fencing, swimming, equestrian show jumping,… Read more »

Headwaters Horse Country releases final project report

March 23, 2016

Click here to read the full report Headwaters Tourism, as the destination marketing organization representing Dufferin County, the Town of Caledon and the Town of Erin is proud to be the home of Headwaters Horse Country and is now being recognized by the industry for its efforts in innovative rural economic development as it pertains… Read more »

The Headwaters Equine Leadership Group Celebrates Excellence in the Equine Industry

February 18, 2016

   Press Release  – 18 February 2016 The Headwaters Equine Leadership Group Celebrates Excellence in the Equine Industry The Headwaters Equine Leadership Group will be celebrating excellence in the equine industry at our Headwaters Horse Country Excellence awards gala on Wednesday, May 11th at the Best Western Plus Orangeville Inn & Suites. The evening honours four equine… Read more »