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Grand Fête du Vin 2023

Posted on Thursday, February 16, 2023 02:05 PM

The Grand River Chorus cordially invites to the 21st annual Grand Fete du Vin - A New Journey. This year's event promises to be a night filled with live entertainment, guided wine tasting, auctions, raffles, and much more.

The event will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2023, at the Best Western Hotel and Conference Centre in Brantford. The night kicks off with cocktails and auction viewing at 5 p.m., followed by guided wine tasting by Burning Kiln Winery of St. Williams at 6 p.m. Guests will...

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A Guide to Spending Family Day in Brantford

Posted on Monday, February 13, 2023 05:53 PM

Family Day is a day to celebrate the people closest to us and to spend quality time together. In Brantford, there are plenty of activities you can enjoy over the Family Day weekend. Here’s a guide to help you make the most of the long weekend. 

Outdoor Adventure

For those who love the great outdoors, Brantford has plenty of options to choose from. You can go for a hike on the nearby trails, or take a stroll around the City’s many parks.

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Another great option is taking your loved ones ice...

Black History Month 2023

Black History Month 2023: Black-owned businesses in Brantford

Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2023 02:08 PM

February is Black History Month, a time that recognizes the historic and ongoing struggles toward racial equality and celebrates the experiences and accomplishments of Black Canadians. Today, we are highlighting a number of Black-owned tourism businesses in Brantford. 

"Brantford is home to dozens of Black-owned businesses and entrepreneurs. Supporting these businesses helps Brantford's Black community build generational wealth. Contributing to these businesses is an opportunity to improve our...

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Grand Experiences

Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2023 09:11 AM

If you are looking to plan some outdoor adventures in Brantford this year, Grand Experiences has a number of different options. Grand Experiences offers guided and self-guided trips for many different activities and skill levels, so there is something for everyone to enjoy. Biking, hiking, canoeing, rafting, kayaking, and more. The opportunities are endless to create some amazing memories along Brantford's trails and rivers.

Day trips, multi-day trips, and even rentals are available. Don’t wait...

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Last Call for Nominations: Annual Brantford Sports Council Sports Awards and Recognition Program

Posted on Wednesday, February 08, 2023 09:14 AM

The deadline for submitting your nominations for the 17th Annual Brantford Sports Council Sports Awards and Recognition Program is fast approaching. The Awards recognize the outstanding achievements of local athletes, coaches, volunteers, teams, officials and sponsors who are actively involved in and support youth sports in our community.

Nominations for 2022 will be accepted until February 10, 2023 for the following awards:

  • The Kevin Finney Memorial Award - Sportsmanship and Dedication
  • The Phyllis...