Swim, Skate & Train Again at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre

Posted on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 12:00 AM

The Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre is ready to once again welcome people of all ages back to the facility to take part in recreational and training activities. After being closed for several months to help keep the community safe, the doors are ready to open to a safe and fun space.

Staff have been very busy behind the scenes preparing for a safe return for the public. The facility will be having enhanced cleaning, sanitizing and disinfection taking place in all areas of the building with integrated...


The Sky’s the Limit at the Bike Park!

Posted on Saturday, July 25, 2020 12:00 AM

The Brantford Rotary Bike Park is open! It’s the perfect spot to go get some exercise, take your kids to blow off some steam, or enjoy a family hike on the nearby trail. The Bike Park is free to use and offers a wide selection of opportunities and challenge levels for beginners through to advanced riders.

Each area of the Bike Park is marked with signs to show each section’s difficulty level. Know your limits and ride within them to avoid injury to yourself and others:

  • Green circle (beginners):...


Brantford’s Award-Winning Bike Shop

Posted on Saturday, July 04, 2020 12:00 AM

Now that it’s warmed up, we’re looking for outdoor activities to enjoy both solo and with our families. Cycling is a great way to keep fit while maintaining social distancing, and Brantford is an incredible location for cycling enthusiasts! Across Canada, there has been a significant increase in recreational cycling, which you’ve likely seen right here in Brantford with more cyclists using our roads, over 70 km of trails, and our Brantford Rotary Bike Park.

Last month, Ontario by Bike announced...


Brant Sports Excellence

Posted on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 12:00 AM

If you love sports and you love supporting local, than look no further than Brantford’s very own Brant Sports Excellence. With two locations to better serve the Brantford and County of Brant communities, Brant Sport Excellence offers the area’s largest selection of hockey, baseball, soccer, association apparel, team uniforms and corporate wear. Brant Sports Excellence’s prices strongly rival their competitors and their knowledgeable staff provide industry-leading customer service.

The sprawling...


Discover Brantford - Plan Now. Explore Later.

Posted on Thursday, June 11, 2020 12:00 AM

The City of Brantford Economic Development and Tourism Department is pleased to announce the launch of the digital release of the 2020 Discover Brantford Visitor Guide – Plan now. Explore later.

The 32-page e-brochure highlights key attractions and experiences throughout the City, as well as celebrated icons and landmarks. The annual guide features beautiful images, captured by local photographers, of more than 50 local attractions promoting cultural draws in the area, places to dine and shop, outdoor...