2020 - Rubus
2019 - Anise
2018 - Hops
2017 - Coriander
2016 - Pepper
2015 - Artemisia



We are planning to safely proceed with Herbfest 2020 on Sunday July 26th, if world conditions permit. Please stay tuned.

We are diligently monitoring official channels and guidelines to ensure we are taking the right steps at the right time, and will do our best to keep you updated through announcements on our website and Facebook.

Your patience and understanding is truly appreciated during these times, and we would like to once again underscore our commitment to act proactively, responsibly, and with integrity to ensure the health and safety of our communities.


Only a couple more months until the 25th Mid Summer Herbfest at the Waba Cottage Museum & Gardens on White Lake! Hosted by the township of McNab/Braeside – and is not to be missed! Come spend the day with friends and family on Sunday, July 26th, 2020 – rain or shine!

Mid Summer Herbfest
Sunday July 26th, 2020
9 am – 4 pm (rain or shine)
Free admission

Waba Cottage Museum & Gardens @ the waterfront
24 Museum Road, White Lake ON, K0A 3L0






Chef Cook-off

culinary cookoff at herbfest

The participants battle for culinary supremacy at Herbfest.

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Free Admission

free admission

Admission is free with donations appreciated.

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Program Guide

activity guide for herbfest

There are a wide variety of activities to get involved in. Enjoy.

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How to Get There

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Held at the Waba Cottage Museum in White Lake, Ontario.

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