Pat Fairhead at 90

May 13-June 3

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Born in Hull, Yorkshire, England, Pat Fairhead came to Canada at the age of ten and fell in love with the Canadian landscape. On February 23, 2017, Pat turned 90 and is celebrating this milestone with a one woman retrospective exhibition as told through her art, old photographs as well as newspaper and magazine articles. Pat has been to the high Arctic nine times, paddled the west coast of British Columbia, camped in the Amazon rainforest, hiked the back country of Australia, travelled to Namibia, Botswana, South Africa, Egypt, Europe, New Zealand, Scotland, England and on and on. Painting since she was a child, Pat has painted professionally for the past 35 years. Known as an innovator and a colourist who is always pushing the edge to see what she can do. The Chapel Gallery, is open Tuesday to Saturday, 10am-1pm and 2pm-5pm. It is located at 15 King Street in Bracebridge.

Other Upcoming Events

    • Jan
    • 23
    • 2018

    Art Classes & Wine Glasses»

    January 23

    Art Classes & Wine Glasses will be at the Stockey Centre in Parry Sound on January 23rd. No experience is required for this workshop. Come out and unwind with a glass of...

    • Jan
    • 23
    • 2018

    Banff Mountain Film Festival»

    January 23 & 24

    For 20 years, Algonquin Outfitters has been bringing the spirit of outdoor adventure and mountain culture to Huntsville, in the form of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour. Once...

    • Jan
    • 26
    • 2018

    1st Annual Tappattoo Tingle»

    January 26-28

    The 1st Annual Tappattoo Tingle is an event taking place at the Grand Tappattoo Resort in Parry Sound January 26th-28th. This weekend long event will feature snowshoeing, skating, cross country skiing...

    • Jan
    • 26
    • 2018

    The Extraordinary Story of Matilda»

    January 26 & 27

    Based on Roald Dahl’s classic children’s book of the same name, The Extraordinary Story of Matilda follows Matilda Wormwood, a bright little girl who immerses herself in books. Matilda is...

    • Jan
    • 26
    • 2018

    The 2018 Taylor Cup Pond Hockey Championship»

    January 26-28

    The 2018 Taylor Cup Pond Hockey Championship is a two-day round robin tournament with playoffs that takes hockey back to the basics – on a frozen patch of lake. Teams take...

    • Jan
    • 27
    • 2018

    Coffee House ft. Sue and Dwight»

    January 27

    Muskoka Chautauqua presents a Coffee House ft. Sue and Dwight on January 27th from 8-11pm. This event, an intimate evening of music, will take place at the Muskoka Place Gallery in...

    • Jan
    • 27
    • 2018

    The Vaudvillian»

    January 27

    The roaring tunes from the 1920’s inspired band The Vaudevillian make you get off your doggone caboose and do the Lindy Hop! The old fashioned gentleman, Jitterbug James, the mouthy...

    • Jan
    • 27
    • 2018

    Bracebridge Fire & Ice Festival»

    January 27

    The Bracebridge Fire & Ice Festival is set to return to Downtown Bracebridge this January! The festival offers a unique approach to a traditional winter carnival. “FIRE” features will include...

    • Jan
    • 28
    • 2018

    Classical Brunch Series - Beethoven String Quartet No. 12»

    January 28

    Highlander Brewery in South River is hosting a Classical Brunch Series featuring First Violinist Calvin Cheng and Cellist Jordan Wyshniowsky of the North Bay Symphony. On January 28th they will...

    • Jan
    • 28
    • 2018

    Muskoka Loppet»

    January 28

    The Arrowhead Nordic Ski Club is hosting their annual Muskoka Loppet event on January 28th beginning at 10:30am. This event is suitable for all ages, and features a 5km, 15km...

    • Jan
    • 30
    • 2018

    Songs & Stories»

    January 30

    The Gravenhurst Opera House is pleased to present another edition of our Songs & Stories on January 30th at 7pm. This month’s event will feature Angie Nussey, who will be...

    • Jan
    • 31
    • 2018

    2018 Tankard»

    January 31 - February 4

    The Recharge with Milk Ontario Tankard is the annual event that will determine the Ontario Men’s Provincial Curling Champion. The winner of the 2018 Recharge with Milk Tankard will represent Team...