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5 REASONS YOU GOTTA LOVE COBOURG

2017-02-16T15:47:24+00:00February 16th, 2017|Adventure, Culture, Events, Experience, Food + Drink, Heritage, Local Food, Outdoor, Theatre, Tours, Travel Blog, Wellness, Winter|

Hearts, flowers and attractions to get you tingling in all the right places… February is the month of love. Good thing, too, since you need to snuggle close to brave some of the coldest temps of the year!

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MIDDLE NIGHT MINGLE

2017-01-29T11:46:07+00:00January 29th, 2017|Adventure, Culture, Events, Experience, Food + Drink, Heritage, Local Food, Music, Outdoor, Sports, Tours, Wellness, Winter|

Get out and Mingle February 22nd during MIDDLE NIGHT MINGLE in downtown Cobourg!

To celebrate the Ontario 55 plus Winter Games, Middle Night Mingle is an unbelievable evening of food, festivities and FUN!! Come take in live music at Victoria Hall and various Downtown restaurants… a film screening at The Loft, horse-drawn wagon rides, outdoor skating, historical tours and […]

COME CELEBRATE!

2016-12-29T12:35:48+00:00December 29th, 2016|Adventure, Culture, Events, Experience, Heritage, Local Food, Tours|


2017 will be a special year in Cobourg – as Canada celebrates 150 years as a nation, Cobourg celebrates its 180th birthday. 2017 will be a year that creates national pride in all our citizens and visitors, a year that has significant historical, legacy and tourism impacts on our community, a year of events and a year that celebrates […]

3 REASONS TO LOVE A WINTER WEEKEND GETAWAY

2016-12-14T20:08:15+00:00December 14th, 2016|Adventure, Culture, Events, Experience, Food + Drink, Outdoor, Tours, Wellness|

Cold weather straight ahead.
Bring it on!

The winter wonderland isn’t all about shovelling the driveway and braving slippery sidewalks to take the dog out. There’s more, much more! Whether you’re snowshoeing through the deep stuff or getting cozy in front of a fire while snowflakes blanket the landscape, winter is the season of romance. Oh, baby, it’s cold outside!  […]

3 REASONS TO COME TO COBOURG FOR CHRISTMAS CHEER

2016-11-23T22:12:23+00:00November 23rd, 2016|Adventure, Culture, Events, Experience, Heritage, Music, Outdoor, Tours, Travel Blog|

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The holiday season can be so hectic and packed with a get-it-done-now list! So here’s a thought: take a deep breath and come to the countryside. Step back from the bustle and enjoy some real peace on earth. No fighting for parking spots, no elbowing in the malls… just a lot of beautiful lights and hot apple […]

NOVEMBER 24 – JANUARY 5: COBOURG TOURISM PRESENTS CHRISTMAS MAGIC

2016-11-13T19:29:43+00:00November 13th, 2016|Culture, Events, Heritage, Outdoor|

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Rotary Harbourfront Park and Cobourg’s waterfront becomes magical when it is lit up with over 100,000 lights. The lighting up ceremony takes place on November 24th from 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

The lights will be up for enjoyment from Friday, November 24 – Friday, January 5, 2018 from
6:00pm – 10:00pm every day.

 

NOV 18 – DEC 19: STEEPLEAF PRESENTS THE GRAND TOUR DINNER SERIES

2016-11-11T10:44:27+00:00November 11th, 2016|Culture, Events, Experience, Food + Drink, Heritage, Local Food, Music, Wine|

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Join us as we traverse Europe through the medium of food!  Come into contact with York, Paris, Geneva, Milan & Venice through our first 5 week Dinner series inspired by the time-honored travel experience the ‘Grand Tour of Europe’.

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NOV 3. NORTHUMBERLAND WENT TO WAR 1914-1918 A COMMEMORATIVE EXHIBITION

2016-10-28T11:07:44+00:00October 28th, 2016|Culture, Events, Experience, Heritage, Tours|

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A Commemorative Exhibition at the Art Gallery of Northumberland, Victoria Hall. The Opening Reception will be on Thursday November 3, 2016 7:00-9:00 pm. Northumberland County Warden Gil Brocanier will speak at 7:15pm. Entertainment will be provided by Ian and Sharon Graham of Brighton. The Exhibition continues until Sunday December 4, 2016.

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NORTHUMBERLAND PLAYERS PRESENTS JENNY’S HOUSE OF JOY

2016-10-12T12:10:46+00:00October 12th, 2016|Culture, Events, Theatre|

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Jenny’s House of Joy is a brothel in Kansas in the 1880s. Jenny has too many customers and now one of her “employees” has run off to get married. She needs a new girl immediately before the next cattle drive moves through Baxter. Along comes a new woman who thinks she has what it takes to work at Jenny’s – she is pretty, […]