Programs & Events

Click here for our full calendar which includes exhibitions as well as programs and special events.

All our programs are open to the public

Looking to expand your creative horizons?

UKE Jam
July 25, 2017 until August 29, 2017
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
A fun, open ended session for people who enjoy ukulele. Bring a song to share! By donation.  
wip_chalk #WIP on Market Day
July 4, 2017 until August 29, 2017
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Artist demos Every Tuesday in July and August our artist members will demonstrate a variety of materials and methods for making art. We invite you to watch, ask questions and get to know us. Plan to visit the Rails End Boutique on Market Day in Haliburton Village, where every object has a story!    
drums Community Drum Circle
May 24, 2017 until August 30, 2017
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
A weeķly event. All welcome. Admission is by donation. Drums and percussion imstruments supplied, or bring your own. This is a lightly facilitated session from 6:30 - 7:30 pm led by Joe Truss, Bazza and Laurie Jones alternately. From 7:30 pm til 8 pm  there will be a practice session for those wanting to work on group rhythms and patterns in preparation for performances later...

Upcoming Events

HaliburtonDrumFest_med_eversion Haliburton DrumFest
August 19, 2017 until September 2, 2017
All Day
A celebration of rhythm inspired by the awesomeness of drumming in community. August 19 to 31  daily afternoon demonstrations, workshops and activities. Tues 1 - 4 Artists Demonstrations on the Rails End Gallery Patio Wed/Thurs/Fri 1 - 4 every afternoon Main Gallery DrumFest Workshop - where it all gets created! Join us and help make and embellish costumes under the direction of our Volunteers and...
poster_aug24 Steve Payne, Noah Zacharin & Albert Saxby
August 24, 2017
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
A Singer/Songwriter Evening 7-10 pm cash bar/tickets $20 plus HST call 705-457-2330 for advance tickets. Only 50 seats! about the artists: Steve Payne After performing with established British talents like Dave Maddocks of Fairport Convention and Gary Taylor of Peter Frampton’s band, by 1976 he was touring Europe with Louden Wainwright III, lived for a time in California in the 80s, and had a Punk...
HaliburtonDrumFest_med_eversion Born To Drum - A Women's Journey Into Drumming
August 30, 2017
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Born to Drum: a Woman’s Journey into Rhythm presented in conjunction with Haliburton DrumFest Registration: $10 call 705-457-2330 or email info@railsendgallery.com   It has been said that if you have a heartbeat, you are a drummer. For centuries, the drum has been used as a means of communication, gathering community in celebration, in rites of passage, healing, ritual and for entertainment. Group drumming is popular...
HaliburtonDrumFest poster_REV FREE CONCERT Haliburton DrumFest
September 2, 2017
All Day
Saturday September 2  Saturday September 2 is a full day of activities for all ages. Join the drum procession, don a costume, decorate your face and body, learn about percussion and drumming! Enjoy lunch from a local food vendor, experience the sounds and vibrations of our outdoor sound garden in anticipation of the afternoon concert in Head Lake Park where we present a diverse lineup of...
knitting Rails End Knitting Circle
September 4, 2017
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
An informal get together for people who like to knit, crotchet, mend and mingle. Bring a  project to work on; learn something new or share your experience. All welcome. Refreshments provided. By donation.
knitting Rails End Knitting Circle
October 2, 2017
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
An informal get together for people who like to knit, crotchet, mend and mingle. Bring a  project to work on; learn something new or share your experience. All welcome. Refreshments provided. By donation.
knitting Rails End Knitting Circle
November 6, 2017
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
An informal get together for people who like to knit, crotchet, mend and mingle. Bring a  project to work on; learn something new or share your experience. All welcome. Refreshments provided. By donation.