Paris Maple Syrup Festival

Paris Maple Syrup Festival 2020, A Bitter Sweet Edition

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…

Paddling the Grand River

Canadian Canoe Culture Contest Highlights Brant!

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.

Events in Brant

City of Brantford & County of Brant Nominated for a National Tourism Award!

The finalists have been named for the 2018 Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance (CSTA) PRESTIGE Awards, which recognizes sport tourism events, organizations, volunteers and leaders in seven different categories.  We are pleased to announce that the 2017 Ontario ParaSport Winter Games jointly hosted by the City of Brantford and County of Brant is a finalist in the category ‘Sport Event of the Year (Event Budget Less than $1M).