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12 Days of Giveaways Day 6: Oakhill Marketplace

12 Days of Giveaways Day 6: Oakhill Marketplace

On the sixth day of Christmas my true love gave to me...a beautiful gift basket from Oakhill Marketplace!  Win a beautiful gift basket from Oakhill Marketplace filled to the brim with goodies and treats for the holiday season. Also get a sneak peak at what Oakhill has to offer from their local artisans, such as essential oils, charcuterie boards, interior decorations and more. Oakhill gives business start-ups the opportunity to showcase their creative products, for a reasonable price which...
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Shop Hostess Gifts at Wylde Rose Handmade Soaps

Shop Hostess Gifts at Wylde Rose Handmade Soaps

by Valerie VanDixhoorn Looking for that perfect last minute hostess gift? Instead of wine or flowers, opt for some scented soaps or bath bombs so your host with the most can have some much needed relaxation after you leave. If you haven’t already, try the locally-made and sold Wylde Rose Handmade Soaps. This beautifully-scented shop has all natural products like bath bombs, nail polish, soap, and so much more.  Each product is handmade and uses natural products, so know that when yo...
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12 Days of Giveaways Day #5: Midnight Body, Finders Keepers, Bounce Back Physio & Rehab

12 Days of Giveaways Day #5: Midnight Body, Finders Keepers, Bounce Back Physio & Rehab

On the fifth day of Christmas my true love gave to me…one hour of lower back and neck relaxation from Bounce Back Physio & Rehab, a gift card for a pedicure from Midnight Body, and a DIY craft kit from Finders Keepers. It’s time for some R&R! Unplug and unwind for a day with this ultimate relaxation package that includes an hour of relaxation therapy, pedicure and a DIY craft kid that you can do on your own or with a friend.  Finders Keepers is a Fusion Mineral Paint ...
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12 Days of Christmas Day 4: Holiday Inn & Sociable Kitchen and Tavern

12 Days of Christmas Day 4: Holiday Inn & Sociable Kitchen and Tavern

On the fourth day of Christmas my true love gave to me...a 1 night stay stay at Holiday Inn and a $50 Gift Card to Sociable! Enjoy a one night stay at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Brantford! Take time away from your busy life and enjoy a relaxing night away at this beautiful hotel. You can enjoy a dip in the pool, put your feet up, and forget about chores and work for the evening. Take a friend or significant other out to Sociable Kitchen & Tavern with the $50 gift card included ...
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12 Days of Christmas Day 3: Alt Boutique and Bathtub Bakery

12 Days of Christmas Day 3: Alt Boutique and Bathtub Bakery

On the third day of Christmas my true love gave to me…a $50 gift card and beautiful scarf from Alt Boutique and a delectable assortment of treats from Bathtub Bakery. You will look polished (and cozy!) in this beautiful scarf valued at $40 in store. Plus, visit Alt Boutique yourself in downtown Brantford and choose from a wide selection of clothing, scarves, purses, jewelry and so much more with your $50 gift card. Alt Boutique carries high-end clothing for both women and men. Each cloth...
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50 Years of the Wayne Gretzky International Hockey Tournament

50 Years of the Wayne Gretzky International Hockey Tournament

It’s a milestone year for the annual Wayne Gretzky International Hockey Tournament. The event hosted by Brantford Minor Hockey Association that has been welcoming young players from all over the world is celebrating its 50th year. This tournament is always very well attended with many teams looking forward to participating and challenging for the top spots in each division. From December 27th to 30th, young players and their families will be welcomed to Brantford for four days of great co...
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2019 Public Art Restoration

2019 Public Art Restoration

Did you see some work being done on our monuments this past fall? Did you know that each year the Economic Development and Tourism Department leads conservation and restoration efforts for the City’s invaluable Public Art collection? Public art is often at risk of damage by the environment and/or human interaction with the pieces. Specifically, factors that affect the City’s bronze monuments include humidity, UV light, acid rain, poor water drainage, proximity to city streets, and pu...
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