Arts in Pickering
The Pickering Museum Village located off Highway 7, between Brock and Westney Road is a pioneer village that is open to the public from June until September. The Herongate Barn Dinner Theatre located on Altonia Road, north of Highway 2, is a popular diner and show theatre that is known for its comedic productions. Pickering has five municipal libraries. The main Central Branch is situated at 1 The Esplanade, next to the Pickering Municipal Hall.
Pickering’s waterfront parks hosts a variety of arts and entertainment events including: Artfest on the Esplanade, Concerts in the Park Series, Dragon Boat Challenges, and the Frenchman’s Bay Festival.