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The best thing since sliced bread: The Bun Shoppe Bakery

The best thing since sliced bread: The Bun Shoppe Bakery

Serving up fresh baked buns, breads, cookies, pies, and so much more, The Bun Shoppe (located at 10 King George Rd.) is a go-to place in Brantford to get your carb fix! Serving chili? Pick up an ever-so-soft dinner roll to serve with it.  Having your social circle over for barbecued hamburgers? Buy your hamburger buns fresh the same day. Kids need a treat? Try The Bun Shoppe’s delicious M&M or chocolate chip cookies. Going for a picnic in the park? Get sandwich buns or bread...
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OMG, is it ice cream season?!

OMG, is it ice cream season?!

What better way to spend a hot summer day than going to an ice cream shop and having a delicious cool down treat?  With a slogan of “taking the ordinary and making it extraordinary,” OMG Ice Cream and Frozen Yogurt is the place to try this year. Located at 122 Colborne Street West in Brantford, this tiny shop hands out enormous, decadent, and definitely Instagram-able delights. Founded in June 2016, OMG Ice Cream and Frozen Yogurt is a locally-owned family ice cream shop that ...
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Get the Scoop on Dairee Delite!

Get the Scoop on Dairee Delite!

A fixture in the Brantford community, Dairee Delite is a 50s style ice cream shop that has proudly served Brantford since 1953. For more than 60 years, the quaint ice cream shop has delighted customers with frozen treats, from ice cream cones and banana splits, to strawberry shortcakes and frozen cakes. Dairee Delite’s season typically begins in mid-March (around March Break) and ends in September, but is weather dependent. This year, their grand opening has unfortunately been delayed as ...
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Brantford is Sweet!

Brantford is Sweet!

Today seems like a good day to highlight all of the delicious local bakeries and sweet shops we have in Brantford. Despite the social-distancing measures in place, we hope you all had a nice Easter weekend filled with delicious treats. While Cadbury and Hershey may still be the Easter leaders globally, we have many local shops that can rival these giants when it comes to snacks. Here’s a round-up of some of our favourites: Brantwood Farms |251 Powerline Rd. | 519-759-4383 Brantwood Farms...
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Trick-or-Treat at the Tourism Centre

Trick-or-Treat at the Tourism Centre

Bring your kids to the Brantford Visitor & Tourism Centre for some practice trick-or-treating on Saturday, October 26 between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Kids in costume will receive a small treat (no trick!) and can spend some time colouring on Halloween-themed pages. If you want to take your colouring to go, you are welcome to do that too. We will also be welcoming trick-or-treaters all day on Thursday, October 31 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and will have our arts and crafts tab...
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Get the Scoop on Dairee Delite!

Get the Scoop on Dairee Delite!

Open seven days a week from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., the opening and closing of Dairee Delite in mid-March and late September signals the beginning of spring and fall seasons for many Brantford residents.
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July Featured Artist: Brianne Lavallee

July Featured Artist: Brianne Lavallee

Lavallee has lived in Brantford most of her life, and is appreciative of a community that understands and practices shopping local as it “gives my business a fair chance to thrive,” she says.
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