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5 REASONS YOU GOTTA LOVE COBOURG

2017-02-16T15:47:24+00:00 February 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+00:00 January 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 […]

GET OUTSIDE AND LOVE WINTER IN COBOURG

2017-01-15T15:08:01+00:00 January 15th, 2017|Adventure, Experience, Outdoor, Tours, Travel Blog, Wellness|

Snowshoeing in Ganaraska Forest

Yes, for the next few months, you’ll be shivering. You’ll be battling stormy weather. And thanks to daylight saving time, there won’t be a chance to see the sun after work.

So why not boycott the Misery Olympics, and just get outside and enjoy the winter?
As in, embrace it!

No one […]

COME CELEBRATE!

2016-12-29T12:35:48+00:00 December 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+00:00 December 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+00:00 November 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 […]

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

2016-10-28T11:07:44+00:00 October 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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THE NEW MARIE DRESSLER HERITAGE MUSEUM IS NOW OPEN!

2016-09-16T13:27:29+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Adventure, Events, Heritage, Tours|

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The new Marie Dressler Museum is now open. It highlights the achievements of the Cobourg-born star of stage and screen, winner of the 1931 Academy Award for Best Actress at age 63, top grossing actor in Hollywood in both 1932 and 1933 and the best […]

Farm Fresh! Top 5 Country Farmers’ Markets You Should Visit This Weekend

2016-09-14T11:43:56+00:00 September 14th, 2016|Events, Local Food, Outdoor, Recipes, Tours|

 

Corn, cucumbers, beets and Brussels sprouts! Quite simply, food tastes better when it is in season. It’s grown closer to home, and has travelled a shorter distance to get to your table. And it’s even better when you get to talk to the farmer who has produced the food themselves. You’re getting the goods right from the source.

Check out Foodland Ontario’s Availability Guide to see what’s in season right […]

Follow The Craft Brew Trail

2016-05-24T14:48:23+00:00 May 24th, 2016|Craft Beer, Events, Local Food, Tours|

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Independent, family-owned breweries create a unique blend of ingredients to give you a beverage you can talk about. They use local ingredients to bring in new seasonal flavours, so you’ll have something different to sample every time you visit.

They invest a lot of time and energy into the quality of the product, and getting to know the names of their customers, […]