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 fresh produce and fun activities for children […]
By Victoria Arsenault 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 competitions. This event, which […]
By Victoria Arsenault 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 during the First World […]
Scottish roots run deep in Glengarry year round, but during the Civic Holiday weekend of July 31 - August 1, those roots are expanded as tens of thousands of visitors flock to The Glengarry Highland Games.
By Victoria Arsenault What better way to satisfy a meat lover’s taste buds than with succulent, fall off the bone ribs? Cornwall Seaway Lion’s Club Ribfest is back at Lamoureux Park on July 24-26 for its 4th year as one of the region’s premiere events. With last year’s Ribfest breaking attendance records, organizers look to […]
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.