The Purple Onion Festival is a harvest festival in celebration of our local food and culture in the Kawarthas. This popular festivals offers 2 key attractions; the Taste of the Kawarthas food tent featuring samplings of local food as created by 8 local chefs and it is complimented by a local craft beer garden, and the Electric City Electric Vehicle Meet, the leading exhibit in the area for electric vehicle education and demonstration. The festival also presents local entertainment from the Sun stage as well as a marketplace featuring local farmers, vendors, a wellness village, the Eat Local challenge wall, many interactive events for kids, the Earth Rights ROCK! Open Mic challenge and the Better World Community Area. Come experience the very best of what the Kawarthas have to offer!