There is so much to do in Exeter & Area when you visit the Bach Festival!

Art Show, Bach-elicious Dining, Special Store Hours, Mr Bach Visits the Library, Historical Tours, Great Canadian Bach Ribfest and more!

Shops on Main Street Exeter are

Open Late

July 15 to 19 (most until 8pm)

Participating Stores:

Bakelaar Jewellers, 421 Main St. S

Bio-Connections, 438 Main St. S

Brigitte’s Fashions & Thomas H. Fine Menswear,

373 Main St. S

Custom Covers for Home & Office, 415 Main St. S

Exeter Flowers, 509 Main St. S.

Exeter Home Furniture, 459 Main St. S

Home & Company / Greeting Card World, 383A Main St. S

Injoy, 375 Main St. S

Inner Urban, 405 Main St. S

Jennard Cheese, 426 Main St. S

Kalidoscope of Quilts, 355 Main St. S

Luvu Naturally, 15 Gidley St. E

Seasonals Garden Décor & Unique Giftware, 294 Main St. S

The European Addition, 403 Main St. S

The Jewellery Box, 382 Main St. S

Village Vines presents Willow Valley Furnishings,

391 Main St. S

Wuerth’s Shoes, 369 Main St. S


Bach’s Brown Bag Lunch Concert Series

Enjoy take-out treats from local restaurants at FREE lunchtime concerts! Call to pre-order to avoid the wait.


Participating Restaurants in Exeter:

Coffee Culture, 386 Main St. S                  … walk-in orders

Crabby Joe’s Tap & Grill, 58 Main St. N       … 519-235-1400

Eddington’s of Exeter, 527 Main St. S         … 519-235-3030

Godfather’s, 518 Main St. S                      … walk-in orders

Huron Family Restaurant, 134 Main St. S  … 519-235-4623

Jennard Cheese, 426 Main St. S                … 519-235-3062

McDonald’s, 261 Main St. N                      … walk-in orders

New Orlean’s, 227 Main St. S                    … walk-in orders 


Bach-elicious! Dinner & Show Special Offers

Participating Restaurants in Exeter:

Crabby Joe’s Tap & Grill, 58 Main St. N (Reserve: 519-235-1400)

*Choose from daily specials or menu favourites!

Eddington’s of Exeter, 527 Main St. S (Reserve: 519-235-3030)

*Dinner theatre packages, visit  All inclusive brown bag lunch packages for take-out – $10!


Huron Family Restaurant, 134 Main St. S (Reserve: 519-235-4623)

*Choose from daily specials or menu favourites!


New Orleans, 227 Main St. S

*Choose from 5 meal options for $5.00 (lunch or dinner)!


Summer Show & Sale

Art Around the Town

Sunday, July 14 to Saturday, July 20

See a variety of local artisans on Bach’s art walk! Maps available at the Welcome Centre or the Exeter Public Library

Art in the Parkette

Saturday, July 20 on Main Street

Art Gallery at the Welcome Centre (see info below)

Hosted by Art aRound Town


Guided Heritage Walking Tours

FREE on Thursday, July 18

  1. Main Street Tour – 1 hour tour at 2:00pm
  2. Heritage Home Tour – 1 hour tour at 2:00pm
  3. Exeter’s Heritage Tour – 2 hour tour at 2:00pm

*All tours depart from Trivitt Memorial Church & end at the South Huron Welcome Centre for refreshments


Take a self-guided tour with the NEW heritage walking tour brochure available at the Welcome Centre!


Hosted by the Exeter & District Heritage Foundation

Experience Exeter

South Huron Welcome Centre

483 Main Street


Bach Festival Hours: 10am – 7pm (Mon to Fri); 10am – 3pm (Sat)




Our friends at Hensall United Church have planned their annual Ribfest to coincide with the Opening of the Bach Festival.

What terrific enthusiasm for the Festival!


 4:30 – 6:30 PM

Hensall Community Centre
Bob’s famous barbecued ribs
❖Baked potatoes ❖Baked beans ❖Coleslaw
❖Rolls & butter ❖Ice tea & lemonade
❖Homemade pie… apple…lemon…pecan…
elderberry… cherry…raspberry…rhubarb…

Adults $15 • Youth 6 -12 $7.50 • 5 & under free

For tickets & information, call Lucielle 519 262 3899 or email

For credit card orders, call Willow Valley Furnishings 519 235 1987