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Celebrate Tourism Week with Brantford’s Tourism Ambassadors

Posted on Sunday, May 26, 2019 12:00 AM

Tourism Brantford invites you to participate in Tourism Week, a national initiative that shows the impact of travel and tourism on the economy. Tourism Week takes place from Sunday, May 26 to Sunday, June 2, 2019.

To celebrate, Tourism Brantford has chosen five Tourism Ambassadors with a local Brantford connection. Their colourful stories will be shared throughout Tourism Week on the Discover Brantford Blog, providing insight as to how these hometown heroes were able to develop their skills...


Enjoy a ‘Grand’ Meal on the River!

Posted on Friday, May 24, 2019 12:00 AM

Grand River Dinner Cruises is a unique dining experience operating along the picturesque Grand River.  Since its inception in 1978, Grand River Dinner Cruises has been offering lunch, sunset dinner and nature cruises in a tranquil country setting. It is the perfect place to relax and enjoy beautiful river scenery, excellent service and delicious food.

Grand River Dinner Cruises is located in the County of Brant and cruises on a 20 km section of the Grand River between Caledonia and Brantford,...


The Wheels are in Motion at the Brantford Rotary Bike Park!

Posted on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 12:00 AM

The Brantford Rotary Bike Park will be opening for its second season in the coming weeks. The Brant Cycling Club, a volunteer based organization focused on enhancing the cycling culture in Brantford and the County of Brant, is busy preparing the Bike Park for opening. This past long weekend, members of the Brant Cycling Club held "work parties" at the Bike Park. These work parties were scheduled Facebook events that called for volunteers to help pull weeds, rake, shovel and move dirt.



Featured Artist: Mike D’Eri

Posted on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 12:00 AM

June’s Featured Artist is Mike D’Eri, also known as NMEDJ, a Brantford-based, award-winning music producer, vinyl turntablist, and self-proclaimed “heavy-handed vinyl junkie.”

D’Eri started his career in turntablism, which is the art of manipulating sounds and creating new music, sound effects and beats using two or more turntables and DJ mixer. A few years ago, he started taking music production more seriously, embracing ever-changing technology, and shifting his focus to play his own music live....

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Treat Mom to a Spa Day at the Beauty Barn!

Posted on Friday, May 10, 2019 12:00 AM

Mother’s Day is this weekend and if you haven’t already picked out something special for that loving gal in your life, why not pick up a gift certificate or plan a trip to The Beauty Barn Spa for her? (Or even better—go together!)

The Beauty Barn Spa is a quaint, picturesque spa that is located on the outskirts of Brantford and Paris, Ontario. Escape the hustle and bustle of busy city life and take a nice scenic drive into the country. The Beauty Barn is set inside an old renovated barn and has...