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May 28th is National Hamburger Day

May 28th is National Hamburger Day

The start of summer is almost upon us and nothing beats that crave-inducing smell of a burger on the barbecue. You know the one – that savoury, smoky, meaty aroma wafting through the air, often mingling with summery hints of fresh cut grass… and it usually sends us racing home to fire up the grill. Whether you’re an order-in or cook-out kind of burger buff, an exciting day to celebrate the all-mighty beef patty is coming. Thursday, May 28th is, you guessed it, National Hambur...
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Comfort Food for the Soul

Comfort Food for the Soul

“Comfort food is the food that makes us feel good – satisfied, calm, cared for and carefree (Ellie Krieger). Comfort food is most commonly associated with food that reminds us of good memories or occasions and is something we turn to when we need to boost our spirits. We’ve all been finding ways to connect food memories to happiness and there is a wealth of options in Brantford to help us make those happen. Here are some heartwarming comfort foods and the businesses that are ...
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It’s Tourism Week!

It’s Tourism Week!

The City of Brantford Economic Development and Tourism department is proud to celebrate Tourism Week from Sunday, May 24 to Saturday, May 30, 2020. Tourism Week in Canada is a grassroots initiative that brings attention to the economic opportunity available to Canada through travel and tourism and recognizes tourism organizations, businesses, and other partners across the country for their contribution to the Canadian economy. This week, Tourism Week looks very different than most years. Canada...
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Celebrate National Wine Day Locally!

Celebrate National Wine Day Locally!

“My only regret in life is that I did not drink more wine.” – Ernest Hemingway Happy National Wine Day! With a vast array of options, wine is an exceptionally versatile beverage.  Before we share the best Brantford spots to make-your-own-wine, we thought we’d prepare you by giving you the tools you need to pick yourself the perfect wine! Experts use five common characteristics to classify and describe wine and if you’ve ever felt lost when wandering wine aisle...
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It's finally gardening season!

It's finally gardening season!

We’ve been waiting patiently for the sun to shine, and nights to be warm, so that we can start planting! Now that garden centres are open, we can now change up our annual pots and planters, and find some new perennials or veggie plants to add to our gardens and beds. Remember that when you’re entering any business, you will want to maintain social distancing and respect each of the businesses’ requirements. Some may require masks, some may limit the number of people in the sto...
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Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant: Become a Member!

Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant: Become a Member!

Among the long list of businesses to temporarily close in Brantford, Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant is one that hits close to home. A fixture in our community since 1956, Glenhyrst has always been a point of pride in Brantford. Sitting on a beautifully landscaped sixteen-acre park along the banks of the Grand River, Glenhyrst welcomes nearly 30,000 visitors a year. The gallery offers contemporary fine art exhibitions, guided tours, classes, lectures, events, an art rental service, school educa...
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Delicious, Plant-Based Takeout and Delivery

Delicious, Plant-Based Takeout and Delivery

Before this “quarantine life,” we loved sitting down for a lunch at Healthy Rabbit with friends and family, and soaking up the warm sun on one of their two patios. During this quarantine life, Healthy Rabbit on your front porch on a sunny day is a pretty amazing runner-up option. If you’re looking for gluten-free, sugar-free, dairy-free, egg-free, cruelty-free, raw, vegetarian, vegan, or keto – or you just love fresh, healthy food regardless of the diet – then this ...
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