46th Anniversary

The Buckhorn Festival of the Arts (BFOTA) is a multi-day event featuring original artwork for sale by 70+ professional and emerging artists. Recognized by Festivals and Events Ontario as a top 100 Festival for 10 consecutive years, BFOTA is celebrating 46 years of exceptional art by even more exceptional artists.

BFOTA stands out as one of the best international festivals of its kind in Canada.  Everyone involved with the creation of this highly successful event is passionate about the arts and art education, and has a strong commitment to continually enhancing the art experience for all who attend.

BFOTA is many things, including a memorable collection of world-class art, entertainment, food, with all Artists on site. With the help of over 100 dedicated volunteers, the Festival provides a venue for visitors from across Ontario, Quebec, and North-Eastern United States to engage in a world renowned experience.  This event brings hundreds of new visitors to the village of Buckhorn and surrounding communities every year.