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Bistro Greeco Italiano

Bistro Greeco Italiano

Have you taken a trip to West Brant to dine with Bistro Greeco Italiano yet? Offering delicious Greek and Italian food, this restaurant sources its ingredients locally, and all meals are fresh and made to order. Located at 360 Conklin Road, this restaurant offers a dining experience that will make you feel comfortable and at home, while eating delicious food that’s not so easy to replicate in your own kitchen! The menu at Bistro Greeco Italiano is extensive, and includes Greek and Italian...
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Movies and TV Shows Filmed in Brantford

Movies and TV Shows Filmed in Brantford

Want to add a touch of local pride to your next movie night? Numerous TV series and movies of every genre have been filmed right here in Brantford. Here’s a roundup of some of our favourites from every genre.  Dystopic Drama - The Handmaid’s Tale Filming of the fourth season of The Handmaid’s Tale was underway in downtown Brantford at 1 Market Square in March 2020 before being delayed due to COVID-19. The show’s dystopian plot imagines an Americ...
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Culture Days is Coming!

Culture Days is Coming!

Culture Days is a coast-to-coast, Canadian celebration of arts, culture, and heritage, with the goal of transforming the way Canadians view and engage in the cultural life of their community. This year, Culture Days has been extended beyond just a weekend and delivered for an entire month! Start scheduling your Culture Days activities now from September 25 to October 25, 2020! Culture Days features thousands of free, hands-on, interactive activities in 150+ communities across Canada. The d...
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Fun Facts About Brantford

Fun Facts About Brantford

This week, Tourism Brantford is rolling out the welcome mat to all new and returning students from Conestoga College's Brantford Campus, Wilfrid Laurier University's Brantford Campus and Six Nations Polytechnic. Today, we'll be sharing some fun facts about Brantford. With a population of nearly 100,000 residents, Brantford continues to grow and draw attention from visitors, businesses and students alike. The historic Grand River runs through the city, creating a beautiful backdrop and...
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The Best Pizza in Brantford (By The Slice!)

The Best Pizza in Brantford (By The Slice!)

If you're from Brantford, then you already know that this is a heavily debated topic amongst friends. If you aren’t from Brantford, then you are probably very confused by our stubborn pride of local pizza slices. There are so many great spots in Brantford to grab a slice and go, and your personal preference likely leans towards what you ate most as a kid, or what your teachers ordered for Pizza Day. There’s just something about Brantford pizza that tastes like home – and I kno...
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Spotlight on Brantford Architecture: Federal Building

Spotlight on Brantford Architecture: Federal Building

The beautiful city of Brantford boasts many different architectural building styles, including one very prominent example of the Beaux Arts movement which can be seen in the Federal Building located at 60 Dalhousie Street. The term "Beaux Arts" comes from the French word for "Fine Arts" and was a popular, but short lived, architectural style from 1880-1930. The style echoes back to classic Greek and Roman forms characterized by order, symmetry, formal design, grandiosity and elab...
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Exploring Brantford With Your Dog

Exploring Brantford With Your Dog

For many dog lovers, the highlight of their pet’s day is also the highlight of theirs. Walking your dog is a great way to get some exercise outdoors. Here's a few ways that you can explore your community with your furry friend.  Practice Agility on Brantford's Trails Explore the 70 kilometres of trails in Brantford with your pet. While walking, encourage your dog to step up and down, move around and over, and balance on the obstacles along your path. Embraci...
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