Downtown Fergus is painting the town tartan! You can’t keep a good highlander quiet for long and they’ll be out in droves, celebrating Fergus’ annual Tartan Day. In partnership with the Fergus Scottish Festival & Highland[...]
Downtown Fergus offers a wide range of products and services to meet every need,
whether it be the perfect gift, a great pub or restaurant, specialty chocolates or baking, or just satisfying a curious window shopper’s whim. Ample free parking and public rest rooms are available, as are two Tourist Information Centres.
Fergus, Ontario is a historic town comfortably nestled on the banks of the Grand River. Experience the rich heritage and the charming Scottish atmosphere as you stroll our streets. Follow our self-guided Walking Tour and visit symbols of local history still standing strong in the midst of a bustling rural setting.
Traditional limestone masonry is abundant throughout the area. Used by Scottish settlers to build many of the heritage homes, limestone dominates the walls and park stairwells, and the merchant buildings downtown.