From the Bruce Museum web site:
Each year the Bruce Museum sponsors two outdoor festivals that feature original work by some of the best artists and craftspeople from around the country. The Crafts Festival in May, regularly held one week before Memorial Day, offers handmade, contemporary functional work such as jewelry, furniture, wearables, glassware, ceramics etc. The Arts Festival, regularly held on Columbus Day weekend, features fine art including painting, graphics and drawing. mixed media, sculpture and photography. All artists are present thoughout each entire weekend and all works are for sale.
The Festivals also offer live music and dance performances, as well as a variety of delicious foods. Children are invited to participate in special art and craft activities at no extra charge.
Festival hours: 10 am – 5 pm
Members and children under 5 are free.
Festival parking: Island Beach parking lot, Steamboat Road, Museum Drive