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Come to Stratford early and stay late! Construction delays may be significant in summer 2019 so be sure not to miss out on any fun!

Hwy 6 to Embro/401: Replacement of large culvert Aug-Nov

Expect delays but road will not be closed. Hwy 7 detour is suggested as above, if there is an overlap.

Hwy 8 between Stratford and Shakespeare: In progress

Beginning in early June, stretches of this road between the west end of Shakespeare and the east end of Stratford will be reduced on weekdays to a single lane, with flag people controlling traffic in both directions. Delays may be lengthy, so please allow additional time for your trip. (Both lanes are expected to be open on evenings and weekends.)


Stratford and area produce

Stratford and Perth County Food Producers

With some of the best growing conditions in North America, Perth County yields one of the richest and most diverse farming regions on the continent. The best of Perth County can be discovered while visiting our farms, taking part in a culinary package, at a food festival or dining in one of our restaurants. Whether you are planning to dine your way through Stratford and Perth County or are a chef looking for quality seasonal ingredients to dazzle your diners, search through our on-line listings of farmers and producers and discover the diverse produce in Canada's prettiest countryside.

“Stratford itself is the type of walkable wholesome town Rodgers and Hammerstein might write a musical about.”

- Amy Alipio, Associate Editor, National Geographic Traveler

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