Peterborough area arts and culture events are posted to our Facebook page and tweeted to our @Troutinplaid followers on a daily basis. We have suspended our e-digest for the time being but if you have something you think we need to know about, please contact us at troutinplaid (at)

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We want to hear your voice! If you would like to submit content for our blog, please sent your content through the form below or contact us.  Local Peterborough area information only please. This can be:

  1. An article or essay about an arts individual or organization or an upcoming event or exhibition in the Peterborough area.
  2. Personal musings on arts and culture in Peterborough and surrounding region.
  3. A review of a local  event, performance or exhibition.
  4. A video of an event, an interview or other video essay with local flavour. We accept videos of no more than 3 minutes in length.

Minimum length is 250 words; maximum length is 1500 words. The Trout reserves the right to refuse or edit your content with permission.

You can be critical or analytical, but not mean.

For time sensitive material we suggest submitting it at least 2 weeks before the event.

If we publish your article we offer a month’s free banner ad for you or your organization on our front page as well as links to the article via our Facebook and Twitter feeds.