Take in the enchanting Alight at Night festival with close to one million lights to see. It takes place at Upper Canada Village —just an hour’s drive from Ottawa, and it's perfect for the entire family.
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Originally known as Upper Canada, this region is known for its rich history, with historic gems tucked around every corner. Start your trip planning now at The Great Waterway.
Cornwall and the Counties has an abundance of exploration options for any of your adventures, read about “The Best of” this region.
Upper Canada Village is more than a living museum; re-enactments and special events greet you, year round. These include the wildly popular Alight at Night festival leading up to Christmas.
The Historic Cornwall Jail, built in 1833, provides the chance to step into a cell to experience life behind bars… at least for a few minutes.
The Upper Canada Playhouse features live professional theatre and concerts in a great theatre created from a refurbished toothbrush factory.
Aultsville Theatre in the City of Cornwall features outstanding live plays, world-renowned musical acts, and some of the top comedians and entertainers in a beautifully maintained theatre.