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Free Ontario Coaches Conference Offered Online

Posted on Friday, February 26, 2021 11:30 AM

Mark your calendars for this incredible opportunity to access some of the best voices in sport as you prepare your organization and business for return to sport.

The Coaches Association of Ontario and the Canadian Sport Institute of Ontario presents the Ontario Coaches Conference from March 24, 2021 - March 31, 2021. And this year’s event will be virtual and FREE to access. The event brings teachers, coaches, administrators and all with a passion for sport together to gain insight...

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Ideas to Discover Brantford

Posted on Friday, February 26, 2021 10:24 AM

Tourism Brantford welcomes a variety of group tours on buses each year to explore the city’s history, art, culture, culinary, shopping, and outdoor areas. Tourism Brantford also recognizes that travelers enjoy exploring the city in smaller groups while visiting friends and family. We encourage Brantford residents to plan a day or weekend itinerary to tour local businesses and attractions that provide unique products, learning opportunities, fun and relaxation.

If you are looking for ideas to plan...

Miniature, handmade Christmas display.

March Featured Artist, Dawn Bank

Posted on Friday, February 26, 2021 10:19 AM

March’s Featured Artist is Dawn Bank, an oil painter who also specializes in dollhouse miniatures. Bank has been established in Brantford with her home-based business, One Lady’s Art Studio & Gallery, since 2010.

Bank spent the majority of her childhood growing up in Muskoka and Toronto. Bank says, “The thing I love most about Brantford are the numerous amount of trails to wander down. Coming from Toronto, there wasn’t much untouched greenspace to enjoy.”

With an interest in art from a very young...

Three butter tarts in a row.

On the hunt for Brantford’s best Butter Tarts

Posted on Friday, February 26, 2021 10:06 AM

Butter Tarts are a quintessential Canadian treat. These handheld pastries vary in terms of ingredients – some include raisins or pecans and some have a “runnier” filling, while others are more firm. We’ve only begun our hunt for the best Butter Tart in Brantford, so we encourage you to share your recommendations with us below!

Brantford Farmers Market | 79 Icomm Dr. | 519-752-8824
Serving Brantford and area since 1848, the Brantford Farmers' Market features products that reflect the diversity of...

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Black-owned trade businesses

Posted on Friday, February 26, 2021 10:00 AM

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 trade businesses in Brantford. Tourism Brantford invites you to follow along and share your own stories on social media using the hashtag #BHMBrantford.

QPI Construction | | 416-525-7023

QPI Construction is a team of contractors and masons specializing...