It's impossible to NOT be in the Christmas spirit with light shows like the ones found at Upper Canada Village's Alight at Night and Alexandria's Festival of Lights. Don't miss these month-long events that feature over 1.2 million Christmas lights, combined. Get the scoop and plan your trip to each event this December.
Cornwall, ON – November 25, 2015 – Each year the CP Holiday Train, adorned in stunning Christmas lights and decorations, travels across the country, bringing with it holiday cheer and an opportunity to collect food and cash donations that help the communities in which it stops. This year, Cornwall and the Counties is thrilled to […]
Cornwall, ON – October 5, 2015 – We all need a little excitement in our lives, and Halloween scares are a great way to get it! In Cornwall and the Counties, there’s one place you need to visit to get your Halloween thrills: Cannamore Orchards. Each year, the lovely family fun farm that provides farm […]
Cornwall, ON – August 28, 2015 – The International Plowing Match is one of Canada’s largest outdoor shows, and showcases rural and agricultural history, that has been a part of our country for hundreds of years. The IPM is expected to bring in nearly 80,000 visitors, over 600 vendors and other fun events, like dances, receptions and cooking […]
Cornwall, ON – August 6, 2015 – Garlic is not only one of the oldest cultivated crops, but is also one of the most commonly used foods all over the planet. It is said to have been eaten for strength by the builders of the great pyramids, and was used as an antiseptic against gangrene […]
Christmas spirit is alive and well in Cornwall and the Counties as Upper Canada Village's Alight at Night and The Alexandria Festival of Lights prepare to light up the region with their spectacular displays of Christmas lights.
One of the most fascinating displays of culture occurs at the Akwesasne International Powwow. On September 6 - 7, celebrate the traditions of the First Nation people.