We are Ontario’s Artisan Food & Beverage (FAB) Region! Invest here! Perhaps you have a passion to open a craft brewery, a winery or distillery. Perhaps your passion is prepared meat products, or mustards or artisan breads. No matter which one, we offer free and confidential assistance to you if you wish to locate in our East Central Ontario region.
Our FAB Region encompasses the Counties of Frontenac, Hastings, Lennox & Addington and Prince Edward County. Our economic development offices are here to help.
- Tour our Region Discover our FAB Region & take the new Discovery Tour
- Bancroft Brewing Company New craft brewery in Bancroft opens
- iCraft Brew Download the start-up handbook
- New Craft Brewery MacKinnon Brothers Brewing opens
- Living their dream Limestone Organic Creamery - Frontenac County
- New Winery for Hastings County Living the winery dream
- Living their dream 66 Gilead Distillery - Prince Edward County
- Living their dream Zia Rita's Gluten Free Bakery - Lennox & Addington County
- Living their dream Seed to Sausage - County of Frontenac
- iPad app Own an iPad? You should download our iPad app informing you how to start a cheesemaking business in Eastern Ontario
- Potter's Settlement Vineyard and Winery Learn more about a new winery opening up in our region!
- FAB Region iPad App Wins Award