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Trail Mix

Trail Mix: Local Artists, Local Trails

Posted on Wednesday, June 01, 2022 01:20 PM

Tourism Brantford is pleased to announce the launch of Trail Mix, a program that merges local music with Brantford’s trail system in advance of International Trails Day on Saturday, June 4, 2022. Trail users can look for the signs posted on the kilometre markers along the trail between Hardy Road and River Road, located behind notable tourism destinations in Brantford including: Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, Waterworks Park, Earl Haig Family Fun Park and Brant’s Crossing. Each sign includes...

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Spool: Gourmet Poutine and Mac 'n Cheese

Posted on Tuesday, July 05, 2022 11:57 AM

In early 2020, the owners of the Rope Factory launched Spool, a popup take-out and delivery restaurant. This endeavor was supposed to be a 12 week temporary project and now more than two years later, Spool has moved into its own dedicated space right across from the Rope Factory in the Cordage Heritage District (111 Sherwood Dr.) Spool offers gourmet poutine and mac ’n cheese that you can’t get anywhere else.

Spool uses fresh, local ingredients in all their dishes and is proud to support many local...

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Canadian Military Museum

Posted on Tuesday, July 05, 2022 11:21 AM

The Canadian Military Heritage Museum, a vision realized by a dedicated group of volunteers, comprised of veterans and military history enthusiasts became a reality in 1993, located at 347 Greenwich Street.

Today, the museum is housed in a spacious 13,000 sq. ft. building that preserves and displays artifacts pertaining to the military history of Canada and especially Brantford, including the 38th Dufferin Rifles, Dufferin Rifles of Canada, The 2nd, 10th, 25th and 2/10th Dragoons, Dufferin and...

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BTW Presents The Secret Life of Peter Rabbit

Posted on Tuesday, July 05, 2022 11:01 AM

Beatrix Potter and The Secret Life of Peter Rabbit are coming to Brant Theatre Workshops at Bell Homestead.

The outdoor shows can be watched on July 8, 9, 15, 16 at 7:00 p.m. and July 10,17 at 2:00 p.m. Bring a blanket, the family, some snacks, and come enjoy this local performance!

For the past seventeen years Brant Theatre Workshops has performed at Brantford’s Sanderson Centre, while touring our productions provincially nationally and internationally. 

The company is known for creatively...

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Cool Off In Brantford's Splash Pads

Posted on Monday, July 04, 2022 08:48 AM

Need a little more help keeping the kids cool this summer? If that’s the case then make plans to spend some time enjoying one of Brantford’s four fun-filled splash pads to beat the heat where spouts and spigots are ready and waiting to soak you!

Create your very own mini-tour and visit a different location every day. Your tour might begin at shady and picturesque Mohawk Park (51 Lynnwood Drive) where, in addition to the Sprinklemania Splash Pad, the kids can enjoy the playground or hike the trails....