Perth is located in Lanark County, the Maple Syrup Capital of Ontario.
The Festival of The Maples is an annual event since 1974. It is held in April each year and
attracts about 15,000 visitors.
Originaly called 'The Spring Festival of Maple' this time of the year marks the end of the Maple Sap
run and was initially started to bring the people outside to an event after a long winter