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Explore Brantford’s Trails this Winter

Explore Brantford’s Trails this Winter

Brantford is home to the “Hub of Ontario Trails,” which link three major branches of the Trans Canada Trail at Brant’s Crossing, located in downtown Brantford on the Grand River. With over 70km of nature trails, including 26km of Trans Canada Trail, to hike, run, cycle, snowshoe, cross-country ski, or wander with your dog, there are hours of landscape to explore right here in beautiful Brantford. Our trail system connects Brantford to other nearby cities including Port Dover, ...
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Hotel Profile: Home2 Suites by Hilton Brantford

Hotel Profile: Home2 Suites by Hilton Brantford

Home2 Suites by Hilton Brantford, opened in 2019, is an extended-stay hotel featuring 90 stylish suites suitable for work and sleep, and amenities to make you feel at home. Located at 27 Sinclair Boulevard near Highway 403 (Exit 41) and Garden Avenue in Brantford, Home2 Suites Brantford is situated near a variety of fast food restaurants and a short drive to Brantford’s Lynden Park Mall and Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre, making it a popular location for families and corporate guests staying ...
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Walter Gretzky Municipal Golf Course Logo is Unveiled

Walter Gretzky Municipal Golf Course Logo is Unveiled

The City of Brantford proudly renamed the Northridge Municipal Golf Course as the Walter Gretzky Municipal Golf Course, Banquet and Learning Centre on Friday, December 18, 2020. And to mark the well-deserved occasion, unveiled the new logo honouring one of Branford’s most beloved citizens and supporters. The new Walter Gretzky Golf Course logo, unveiled by Walter and his sons Glen, Keith and Brent at their family home in Brantford features a silhouette of a father and son/coach and s...
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January Featured Artist, John Borbely

January Featured Artist, John Borbely

January’s Featured Artist is John Borbely, a video producer from Brantford. Borbely studied Film at Carleton University in Ottawa and has worked with Bell and Rogers in the past on television and web content. He started contracting for production companies in 2014, and in 2018 he started his own video production business, Camp Bay Media. Today, he works with businesses and tourism agencies to produce video content for web, social media, and television. His clients range in location from On...
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Hotel Profile: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Brantford

Hotel Profile: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Brantford

Opened in 2018, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Brantford is Brantford’s first InterContinental Hotel Group brand property. Located at 27 Sinclair Blvd, it is conveniently situated near the 403 corridor and is just one of 2,600 Holiday Inn Express hotels worldwide. Their vast network means they’re pros at making your stay top notch and all 110 rooms have everything you need for a comfortable visit. Pick from two standard room options – two queen beds or a single king bed &nda...
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A Salute to Local Sports in 2020

A Salute to Local Sports in 2020

Oh what a year it has been. Nobody could have predicted that 2020 would go down in global history as the year that everything changed. Locally, what started as a year on track for continued success in Brantford sports and tournaments quickly turned into a year where game plans were changed, new delivery models were created and adapting to the plan became the norm. And through it all, what was evidently clear from the sport community in our town, is that athletes, teams and associations pulled to...
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Meet the members of the BMGA

Meet the members of the BMGA

The Brant Museum and Galleries Association (BMGA) is a group of not-for-profit museums and galleries located in the City of Brantford, County of Brant and Six Nations of the Grand River. Together, the BMGA seeks to entertain, engage, educate and inspire people through the collective power of arts, culture and heritage in order to tell the stories of The City of Brantford, County of Brant, and Six Nations of the Grant River. The BMGA was originally formed in 1985 and the group meets on a quarter...
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