Tubing down the river – Elora Gorge
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Our region is just 60 minutes west of Toronto, where you’ll find rich culinary, cultural, heritage and outdoor experiences. Enjoy fantastic restaurants, seasonal festivals and events, discover great trails, the beaches of Lake Huron, the heritage-designated Grand River, and our parks and campgrounds.
Elora Festival — four weeks of international calibre music for all types of music lovers.
Tubing in Elora Gorge Conservation Area —experience the thrill of plunging down the rapids of Grand River in an inner tube.
Summer Foraging with Puck’s Plenty — learn how to identify wild edibles; family packages are available.
Waterloo Central Railways — experience a themed train ride onboard a vintage train.
Meet local farmers and artisans, pick-up unique crafts and jewellery and sample hand-made baked goods, fresh fruit and produce.
Cambridge Farmers' Market
Elora Farmers’ Market
St. Jacobs Farmers' Market
Stratford Farmers' Market
The Guelph Farmers' 'Market
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Just an hour outside Toronto enjoy festivals around music, culture and food, plus a stunning gorge.
Nestled among scenic rivers, you’ll find vibrant farmer’s markets, tasty craft beers, and thriving local arts.
Eat, drink, explore and relax on the sunny shores of Lake Huron beaches.
Follow nature trails or bike routes, find local crafts and handiwork and enjoy the unique architecture.
Canada’s premier arts town delights with live theatre, lush gardens, expansive parkland and Victorian streets dotted with cafés, bistros, galleries and unique shops.
Experience Canada’s largest year-round farmers’ market, Mennonite traditions, rich agricultural history and creative local communities.
A cultural hub, the region is home to attractions like African Lion Safari, music events and outdoor adventure.