Tyler Wilson sings into a microphone

May Featured Artist, Tyler Wilson

Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021 09:13 AM

May’s Featured Artist is Tyler Wilson, a musician from Brantford, Ontario. Wilson has been playing the guitar since he was just six years old and has been performing live music in Brantford and the surrounding area since 2003 both as a solo artist and member of various bands.

Prior to the pandemic, Wilson frequently played in bars and restaurants in Brantford, Hamilton, Burlington and the GTA. Since being forced into lockdown in March 2020, Wilson has missed performing live, but has devoted more...

Black Pepper Beef dish from The Chinese Sisters Restaurant

Travel with your taste buds in downtown Brantford

Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021 09:00 AM

Today, we’re travelling the globe with our taste buds and heading downtown to discover a few restaurants that are serving spectacular dishes from Taiwan, China, Vietnam, Thailand, India and more. There are so many more restaurants in Brantford to discover, visit our Tourism Directory to plan your next takeout trip.

Moon Tea, #103-75 Dalhousie St.

We’re starting our takeout adventure at Moon Tea, Brantford’s newest bubble tea spot. Moon Tea opened in downtown Brantford in early...

family does yoga in their livingroom.

Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre fitness resources

Posted on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 03:56 PM

The Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre offers a variety of free online fitness resources to help stay active, healthy and motivated at home.

The 21-Day Re-Boot program provides helpful strategies to make long-lasting changes towards good nutrition, healthy fitness habits, and an improved sense of well-being. With free downloadable resources and weekly calendars, you will easily be able to track your goals and progress.

Join the online community Fitness at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre Facebook Group for...

Two people in kayaks paddling on the Grand River.

The 2021 paddling season is almost here!

Posted on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 09:45 AM

Plan now and paddle later! Shine up those good lookin’ water shoes and stock up on sunscreen because paddling season is almost here. Area outfitters have been working hard getting their kayaks, canoes, stand up paddle boards and rafts ready for you to enjoy. If you are an experienced water sport enthusiast, you may already have your own watercraft, but if you are unsure about the suitability of river flows for paddling, we encourage you to plan a trip with one of our local outfitters.

Winding its...


Brantford’s Public Art: A Walking History Lesson

Posted on Friday, April 16, 2021 11:15 AM

Most of us are feeling a bit cooped up these days and are often heading out for a daily stroll or some exercise to beat the boredom of our unusually free schedules. Did you know that the City of Brantford has seventeen pieces in its public art collection, all rich in community culture and history? You’ve likely seen them in passing, whether walking the streets downtown or driving by in further reaching areas of our grand city, but have you really seen them? Have you admired their intricacy or...