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Keepin’ it Fresh at Elberta Farms

Keepin’ it Fresh at Elberta Farms

Elberta Farms, located on Governors Rd. East at Highway 24 is a long-standing farm in the County of Brant. Offering fresh fruits and vegetables on a year-round basis, the family assists local residents in maintaining a fresh and flavourful 100-mile diet, from the first Ontario asparagus harvest to the last bounty of apples and squash. In 1966, Joseph and Elizabeth Berta married and purchased some farmland to build a house and grow their own produce. The bounty quickly exceeded the needs of the ...
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Summer To-Do List for Families in Brantford

Summer To-Do List for Families in Brantford

The stores are busy stocking their shelves with cute new school supplies and seasonal attire, but kids are protesting, “wait just a minute! We still have half of the summer left!” And they are correct. There’s plenty of time left to soak up the sun and enjoy going to bed late, sleeping in, pool parties and fun outdoor activities. Here’s a handful of things to add to your “Summer To-Do List” that you don’t have to leave the City to do and that won’t...
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Day on the Grand

Day on the Grand

The Grand River, or O:se Kenhionhata:tie in Mohawk (meaning “Willow River”), is the beautiful stretch of lazily flowing water that ribbons our community. Our river is so often left in the background of our story, but Gerry Lafleur of the Brantford Arts Block continues to use the river as the main character in his annual event, Day on the Grand. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, September 7 from 2pm to 9pm, in the stretch of river along the historic Brant’s Cross...
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Explore Six Nations of the Grand River

Explore Six Nations of the Grand River

With the 40th Annual Grand River Champion of Champions Pow Wow rapidly approaching at the end of next month (July 26-28, 2019), you may be thinking about planning a trip to our neighbouring community of Six Nations of the Grand River.
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Hit the Links in Brantford!

Hit the Links in Brantford!

Discover the golf culture in Brantford with unique options to fine-tune your game with your choice of two public courses and one private course. Perfect your game outside (or even inside!) with Brantford's fun and unique options for golf.
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It’s almost Earl Haig Season (AKA ‘Summer’)!

It’s almost Earl Haig Season (AKA ‘Summer’)!

Slide into summer and visit Brantford’s Earl Haig Family Fun Park! Conveniently located in the centre of Brantford, Earl Haig Family Fun Park is a fun-filled adventure for families and children of all ages!
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Enjoy a ‘Grand’ Meal on the River!

Enjoy a ‘Grand’ Meal on the River!

The cruises are offered May 22 to October 6, 2019 and reservations are required. Lunch and Sunset Dinner Cruises (3 hours long) are $55.00 a person and Nature Cruises (90 minute cruises without a meal) are $20 per adult and $10 for children 12 & under.
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