Skyline view of Wellington Rd. in downtown London, Ontario Canada.
  • A mosaic mural on the side of a building decorated to spell out 'I love Old East Village'  located in London, Ontario

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    Unique Cultural Tours: Only in OEV

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    • Author Sean Murray
    • Date May 15, 2024
    • Categories
      London Music Office, #ExploreLdnOnt, Arts & Culture, Music & Entertainment, Food & Drink, Things To Do, Breweries, Distilleries & Wineries
  • London, Ontario’s Old East Village is a historic neighborhood that’s brimming with culture. From unique retail shops, arts organizations and historic buildings to a diverse array of restaurants, breweries and distilleries, there’s so much to discover!

    Experience everything the neighborhood has to offer with these unique self-guided tours featuring delicious dumplings and art found only in Old East Village!

    OEV Mural created by lead mosaic artist Susan Day and assistants Kerri Jerome and Beth Turnbull Morrish 


    oev culture cruise

    Vibrant and colourful outdoor mural with the words
    Recker Art Studios Mural - All you Need is Love • London, Ontario

    London is a cultural hub for creative thinkers, innovators and visionaries in Canada. Some of the best artistic displays in the city can be found in the heart of Old East Village. On the OEV Culture Cruise you’ll get to enjoy several murals by local artists, public art by a Canadian legend, London’s only National Historic Site, an ever-growing collection of awe-inspiring clay tile mosaics and so much more.

    The Only in OEV website will act as your personal tour guide! Their interactive map will provide you with directions and contact information for each stop, as well as give you insights into the history and inspiration behind each of these unique locations.

    oev dumpling trail

    Dumplings are the epitome of food made with love, with each one being carefully hand crafted! That’s why you’ll love the tastiest tour in town. The Old East Village Dumpling Trail brings you on an international tour of dumpling goodness. Featuring classics like Polish pierogies and Nelapese momos, plus tasty additions from Mexico, Korea, Italy and more, your taste buds will thank you for feasting your way down Dundas Street. 

    The Only in Old East Village website is once again a useful guide for your tour. The interactive map gives you directions for each location, in addition to contact information and unique insights about all the sweet dumpling spots.

    Experience it for yourself through the eyes of London local @gunnarolla!

    These tours will let you experience some of the best flavours and cultural landmarks of London’s historic Old East Village, but the fun doesn’t stop there! Stay tuned for future events featuring free live music, beer gardens, local vendors, incredible art and more found Only in OEV!

    Share your OEV adventures with us by tagging @tourismlondon and using our hashtag #ExploreLdnOnt for a chance to be featured on our social media channels. Happy exploring!

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