Every mom deserves a sweet treat on the big day. Whether it’s a favourite pastry, a delicious cookie, salty popcorn or the old faithful chocolates, the County of Brant has a variety of options to satisfy any mom. Here’s where you can find all of Brant’s goodies!
The Paris Wincey Mills vendors are working hard to provide the products we all love, from a safe distance. With the COVID-19 pandemic requirements involving physical distancing, the market is unable to be open, but the vendors can operate using curbside pickup and delivery methods.
This past Saturday, the Paris Lions would have hosted their 9th annual Maple Syrup Festival Downtown Paris. The COVID-19 pandemic requirements involving physical distancing meant this event had to be cancelled. In the spirit of looking forward to future Maple Syrup Festivals, let’s take a minute to review past years and thank those that work so hard to put it on…
The animals at Twin Valley Zoo miss all of the young school children and families who usually visit at this time each year. Spring is in the air and the animals are frisky and coming out of their winter slumber to stretch their legs/wings/talons.
The County of Brant is proud to be home to such a strong agricultural community, with over 165,000 acres of utilized farm land and over 1,000 people employed.While the most produced crops in Brant are oilseed and grains (like wheat and soy beans), many farmers are focused on growing produce like fruits and vegetables, or they are raising livestock like chickens, cattle and/or pigs. We are all about supporting these farms and farmers, and this includes shopping at one (or all) of the markets in Brant!
Father’s Day is this weekend and we’ve got you covered for last minute gift ideas! Luckily, the County of Brant has a little something for every Dad, whether he loves music and art, food, shopping or anything in between!
There are some amazing places to hike in Brant County and they’ve been showcased in the newest book in the Loops and Lattes series. To celebrate, one of the authors, Amy Darrell, has written a special blog! Check out the page below for more hiking spots in Brant County.
The 2nd annual Brant Tour de Farm is just days away, and we got a rundown on what this event is all about. I sat down with the lead organizer and County of Brant Special Events Coordinator, Lisa Henrique, to get the skinny on Tour de Farm. We love events in Brant County!
Skaters came from near and far for their opportunity to learn from two-time Olympic silver medallist, five-time world champion, and seven-time Canadian champion, Elvis Stojko. Elvis and Mexican figure skater, Gladys Orozco, taught a 6 hour seminar to figure skaters of all ages at the Brant Sports Complex.
The only thing more Canadian than exploring by paddle is exploring by paddle. The County of Brant is so fortunate to have not one but TWO paddling rivers through it, the Grand and the Nith. To embrace the culture behind paddling in Canada and the magnificence of the Grand, has launched the Canadian Canoe Culture Marketing Campaign.