Brantford International Villages Festival – All. The. Food. Part 2

Posted on Thursday, July 09, 2020 12:00 AM

We’re back! After a day of thinking of pretty much nothing but food (does that really differ from any other day), we’re exploring the rest of the cultural culinary delights that are popular at the Brantford International Villages Festival. Although we’re still wishing we were all gathered together to enjoy, Tourism Brantford hopes that you spend some time with your loved ones to learn about the different cultures and chefs here in Brantford. Schedule your next lunch or dinner at home and support...


Brantford International Villages Festival – ‘Til We Eat Again

Posted on Wednesday, July 08, 2020 12:00 AM

As we turn the calendar to the first week of July, thoughts in Brantford traditionally turn toward one of the City’s most vibrant and delicious signature events – the Brantford International Villages Cultural Festival. However, in what would have been their 47th consecutive year of presenting the festival, the Executive and Board of Directors suspended the event in the best interest of public safety. Even though the event will not be happening this year, let’s still find a way to keep the heart...


Brantford Hotels Want You To Stay Comfortable, Healthy and Safe

Posted on Tuesday, July 07, 2020 12:00 AM

The hotel industry in Brantford has been growing rapidly with the opening of three brand new hotels: the Holiday Inn Express & Suites (2018), the Home2Suites by Hilton (2019) and the Marriott TownePlace Suites and Conference Centre (2019).

Brantford is recognized for its historic sites, arts, culture, and outdoor activities. Regional and provincial visitors are starting to return to Brantford to safely enjoy things like the 70+ kms of nature trails, the Grand River, gardens and public art throughout...


Shop with Oakhill Marketplace on Facebook Live

Posted on Friday, June 26, 2020 12:00 AM

Trendy. Local. Shopping. And it’s open all year? This is music to our shopaholic ears.

Oakhill Marketplace, located at 39 King George Rd., showcases the homemade work of over 175 members, including: Our Natural Creations, B's Wraps, Mystical Scents, Wood N Things Custom Creations, Little Violet's Bowtique, TD's Toy Bunker, Taylor's Crafts and More.

From deliciously scented soy candles and oils to crystals, clothing, knick-knacks and everything else in between, Oakhill Marketplace boasts a wide...


Doodle to Go Kits Available from Crock a Doodle

Posted on Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:00 AM

A picture says a thousand words, but what about a painted pottery piece? We know one thing…the memories you make while painting a piece from Crock A Doodle will be countless. They have fun pieces ready to be painted for any age and any ability. The whole family can be included in the fun – even the dog and cat will give you a “paws up” when you paint them a colourful new bowl or treat container!   

Currently, Crock a Doodle is open for pickup of their Doodle to Go kits. These kits have...