Visitor Information

Art in the County is a great County destination for art lovers and a wonderful way to round out a visit to Picton. Art works in a wide range of media are showcased, including watercolour, acrylic, oil and encaustic paintings, sculpture, fibre, wood, photography, ceramics, glass and more.

While visiting, please take a minute and vote for your favourite piece of art. The Peoples’ Choice Award will be announced on the last day of the show. Check local newspapers to see if your favourite won.

Location | Hours | Admission Fee | Parking | Accessibility

23 June – 9 July, 2017
289 Main St. Picton in the gallery upstairs above Books & Co.
Enter through Books & Company.

10-6 Monday to Saturday
10-5 Sundays (except last day 9 July closes at 3)

Adults $3
Children aged 12 and under free
Admission is FREE on Canada Day.

On-street parking is available. In addition there is a free parking lot three blocks away on Mary St at Elizabeth St.

There is an elevator from the book store on the ground floor to the gallery on the second floor – ask for assistance. When using the elevator, visitors must push 4 to get to the show.


For specific directions from your town, click Directions to within the map and enter your Town Name (eg. Warkworth ON) in the space provided.

Coming from the West

Take Hwy 401 eastbound to exit 522.
Travel south (right turn) on County Road 40 to Hwy 33.
Turn right on Hwy 33.
Turn left on County Road 1.
Turn left at the traffic circle on Picton Main St (Hwy 33)
Drive through downtown Picton. Books & Co is on your left.

Coming from the East

Take Hwy 401 westbound to exit 566.
Travel south (left turn) on County Road 15, which turns into Hwy 49.
Hwy 49 turns into Picton Main St. Books & Co. is on your right at the beginning of downtown Picton.

Visit Prince Edward County’s Vacation Guide

for listings and availability information for all County accommodations
and hours of operation for local restaurants, cafes and pubs.

Need more help? PECAC office 613-476-7901 x214