Town Run Signature Events

Discover Renfrew's community spirit through our signature events, each an unforgettable celebration that showcases the town's rich culture, diverse heritage, and warm hospitality. Join us throughout the year as we come together to commemorate and revel in the moments that make Renfrew truly special.

Frew Year's Eve

Ring in the New Year with style at Renfrew's Frew Year's Eve Spectacular! Bid farewell to the old and welcome the new in a night filled with live entertainment, dazzling fireworks, and the infectious joy of community celebration. Join us as we toast to the memories of the past and embrace the promise of the future in the heart of Renfrew.

FrewFest Winter Carnival

Bundle up and embrace the magic of winter at FrewFest! Our Winter Carnival transforms Renfrew into a winter wonderland, featuring ice sculptures, snow games, and cozy festivities for all ages. From hot cocoa sipping to thrilling snow sports, FrewFest is a celebration of the beauty that winter brings to our charming town.

Cultural Exchange Event

Join us in celebrating diversity, unity, and the richness of cultures at the first-ever Cultural Exchange Event, presented by the Town of Renfrew in collaboration with Local Immigration Partnership - Lanark & Renfrew County. This extraordinary gathering will take place at the myFM center on Saturday, March 9th, 2024, from 10 am to 2 pm, promising a day filled with vibrant experiences and meaningful connections.

Canada Day

Celebrate our nation's birthday with a burst of patriotism! Renfrew pulls out all the stops for Canada Day, offering a spectacular display of fireworks, live music, and family-friendly activities. Immerse yourself in the red and white festivities as we honor our great nation with a sense of community pride.

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Each year, September 30 marks the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. In the spirit of reconciliation, Renfrew pays tribute to the indigenous peoples of Canada on the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Join us in fostering understanding, empathy, and unity as we commemorate this important day with educational events, cultural performances, and a commitment to truth and healing.

Photo: Renfrew Mayor Tom Sidney participates in the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Day events on September 30th, 2023.  

Craft Beer and Food Truck Festival

Indulge your taste buds at Renfrew's Craft Beer and Food Truck Festival! Experience a culinary journey with a variety of local and international flavors, complemented by an array of craft beers. From gourmet food trucks to live music, this festival is a gastronomic delight that brings the community together to savor the finer things in life.