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Farm Fresh Food

Posted on Tuesday, April 14, 2020 12:00 AM

Now more than ever, staying close to home is the smart and safe thing to do. While many of us are looking for familiarity in these times of uncertainty, embracing new practices opens up a world of possibility. On an individual basis, taking on a simple, new adventure can be a breath of fresh air. For local businesses, your adventure to their doorstep can make a world of a difference.

We all go grocery shopping. Why not take an adventure to a local farm fresh store and #supportlocal families and...


Brantford is Sweet!

Posted on Monday, April 13, 2020 12:00 AM

Today seems like a good day to highlight all of the delicious local bakeries and sweet shops we have in Brantford. Despite the social-distancing measures in place, we hope you all had a nice Easter weekend filled with delicious treats. While Cadbury and Hershey may still be the Easter leaders globally, we have many local shops that can rival these giants when it comes to snacks. Here’s a round-up of some of our favourites:

Brantwood Farms |251 Powerline Rd. | 519-759-4383

Brantwood Farms is known...


Strodes BBQ & Deli

Posted on Friday, April 10, 2020 12:00 AM

With temperatures rising and the feel of spring in the breeze, barbeque season has arrived! For all of us, cooking from home is a major reality right now. Whether you are embracing your inner chef or need a break from the kitchen, staying at home does not mean sacrificing exceptional quality and taste. Enter Strodes BBQ & Deli, your one-stop, Brantford shop to all things barbeque!

Strodes has been a Brantford staple for the last 88 years, since it opened its doors in 1932. Despite adjustments...


Tourism Brantford’s 2020/2021 Events Guide

Posted on Monday, February 17, 2020 12:00 AM

The new Brantford & Area What’s On Festivals and Events 2019/20 Brochure has arrived, and is available at the Brantford Visitor & Tourism Centre at 399 Wayne Gretzky Parkway. 

This helpful brochure lists many of the major events happening in Brantford from March 2020 through February 2021 with a focus on the wealth of cultural activities that Brantford’s residents and tourists will enjoy. There are some brand new local events and your annual favourites coming up, including: the 


What’s on tap in Brantford?

Posted on Monday, February 03, 2020 12:00 AM

Brantford has a great brewing history, with local breweries operating as early as 1845. Brantford is quickly emerging as a go-to destination along the True Brew Path and is steadily growing with new unique breweries and tour companies opening every year. So, if you like craft beer, grab your friends, nominate a designated driver, and hit the road for a day of touring and tasting at some amazing craft breweries in the City of Brantford.

Visit a Brewery

Bell City Brewing Co.

#9-51 Woodyatt Dr., Brantford