March 7, 2018 – Barrie ON – Festivals and Events Ontario (FEO) has selected Kempenfest as one of Ontario’s Top 100 Festivals and Events for 2018. FEO represents over 1200 festivals and event in the province and each year the organization goes through a rigorous process to choose what they believe to be the best of the best. Kempenfest Marketing Director Tom Aikins thanked FEO for the award saying “for nearly 50 years Kempenfest has delivered an amazing Festival that has grown and matured and diversified to be so much more than just one of Ontario’s largest outdoor arts and crafts festivals. We’ve added music programming, antiques, children’s activities, a midway and so much more.” Kempenfest runs during the August Civic Holiday Weekend each year. This year’s dates are August 3 to 6.