Are You Ready For The Shelburne Heritage Music Festival?

This event is hosted By Funds Raised By The Shelburne Rotarians!

A Four Day Event You Do not Want To Miss!!! August 9th- August 13th! Full schedule of events right here! This Event held at Shelburne’s Arena called the CDRC (Centre Dufferin Recreation Complex) located at 200 Fiddle Park Lane.  The Annual Event is a show stopper attracting headline performers and audiences from all over. A wonderful event for Shelburne and the community basking in the historical Canadian Open Fiddle Championships. The Parade, The BIA Side Walk Sale, the Activities At The Shelburne Legion, The Entertainment, The Open Canadian Fiddle Championships, and we cannot forget Gospel Sunday, a non-denominational service is one of the most uplifting musical experiences that you just have to see once and you’ll be back every year.

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Click image below for special video and prepare to be entertained as this performance took place at the Sunday Gospel Event which is non-denominational and ALL ARE WELCOME!

Below are highlights from 2016! Non-Stop Fun You Do Not Want To Miss In 2017!

  • Heritage Music Festival Event Schedule

    All events presented by the Rotary Club of Shelburne take place at the Centre Dufferin Recreation Complex (Shelburne Arena), 200 Fiddle Park Lane, Shelburne.


    • Fiddle Park Campground Opens (County Rd 11 & Hwy 89, south-east part of Shelburne): 9:00 am (The office will not be open and there will be no facilities, except water, until Thursday.)
    • Country Jamboree and Dance (Arena): 7:00 – 10:00 pm

    Country Jamboree and Dance (Arena): 7:00 – 10:00 pm


  • Fiddle Park Campground Registration (County Rd 11 & Hwy 89, south-east part of Shelburne): 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • BIA Open Air Farmers Market (Downtown): 3:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Fiddlefest Roast Beef Supper hosted by Order of Eastern Star (Agricultural Hall, 377 William St.): 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Fitzgerald Family Show (Arena): 7:00 pm
  • Meat Spin and Live Music by Wasted Measures, Food Available (Legion): 7:00 pm – 1:00 am


  • Fiddle Park Campground Registration (County Rd 11 & Hwy 89, south-east part of Shelburne): 1:00 pm – Sunday at noon
  • Competition Playdowns (Arena): 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Wing Night (Legion): 6:00 pm – midnight
  • Cash Bar Opens (Arena): 6:30 pm
  • CMA Award Winner Corb Lund with Opening Act Johnson Crook (Arena): 8:00 pm
  • BIA Sidewalk Sale (Downtown)
  • Kinettes Food Booth (Fiddle Park Campground): times TBA


Many roads in town will be closed by 11:30 am for the parade.

  • Kinettes Food Booth (Fiddle Park Campground): 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
  • Breakfast (Legion): 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • BIA Open Air Market (Downtown): 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Lunch at Trinity United Church (220 Owen Sound St. at First Ave.): 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • BBQ, Live Music on the Patio with The Fox and Fiddle, Pipe Band after parade (Legion)
  • Giant Fiddle Parade (Downtown): 1:00 pm
  • BIA Live Music, Featuring Troupe-Adore (Jack Downing Park, Downtown): after parade
  • Shelburne’s Own Elvis Show (Arena): 3:00 pm
  • Roast Chicken Dinner (Arena): 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Roast Beef Dinner (Legion): 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Fiddle Championship Finals With The Barrel Boys (Arena): 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • Live Music with Sean Bourke, Visual Negative, and The Burne; Pub Fare (Legion): 9:00 pm – 1:00 am
  • Free Family Outdoor Movie Night (Trillium Ford, 506168 Highway 89, between Shelburne and Primrose): 7:00 pm – 12:00 am (movie at dusk)


  • Breakfast (Legion): 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Kinettes Food Booth (Fiddle Park Campground): times TBA
  • Non-Denominational Church Service (Arena): 10:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Pork Chop BBQ (Fairgrounds): 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
  • Open Jam (Legion): 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Fiddle Park Campground Closes (County Rd 11 & Hwy 89, south-east part of Shelburne): noon

All arena event tickets can be purchased at Holmes Appliances, 135 Main Street West, Shelburne ON. or at the event venue before the event.


Raffle Tickets

Proceeds from the Heritage Music Festival and the sale of raffle tickets support the Rotary Club of Shelburne’s charitable activities in the local community and around the world.

The First Prize in this year’s draw is a trip for two to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. Tickets are $5 each or 5/$20 and are available at locations around Town or from any Shelburne Rotarian. Draw will take place August 12, 2017 at around 10:00 pm.