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Toronto Rock take over Sainte-Marie among the Hurons!

The Toronto Rock in partnership with Sainte-Marie among the Hurons will play host to the Baggataway Lacrosse Festival, June 24-25, as part of the Ontario 150th programming.  Come catch the experience of Canada’s National Summer Sport set against the backdrop … read more

Drayton Entertainment

Artistic Director Alex Mustakas Awarded Meritorious Service Medal

FOR  IMMEDIATE  RELEASE  –  Alex  Mustakas,  founding  and  current  Artistic  Director  of  award‐winning  Drayton  Entertainment,  has  been  honoured  by  His  Excellency  the  Right  Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, with the prestigious Meritorious  Service Medal (Civil Division).  Created by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the Meritorious Service Decorations recognize  Canadians for exceptional deeds that bring honour to our country. The Meritorious Service  Decorations are an important part of the Canadian Honours System and highlight remarkable  achievements that are accomplished over a limited period of time.  Mustakas  is  being  celebrated  for  his  lifelong  commitment  to  making  the  … read more

Northern Lights, Auroro Borealis

Auroras to Kick off May Long Weekend

This May long weekend, the skies will be putting on a show, and we don’t mean fireworks.  Thursday May 18, 2017 the long weekend will kick off with an amazing display of Auruora borealis.  The northern lights are best seen … read more

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The Best Canada Day Historical Destinations in Ontario Cottage Countries

ONE-FIVE-OH! Canada! How did we get here? For 150 years some of Canada’s greatest assets in nature, culture and people formed the great Canadian province of Ontario.  In fact, Canada’s real history started in cottage country well before the birth … read more

Free Parks Canada Pass

Where to Use the Free Parks Canada Pass in Ontario’s Cottage Country

To celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary, Parks Canada is offering unlimited free admission to all national parks, national marine conservation areas and national historic sites across the country.  But you probably knew all that right?  And you probably already sent out for your … read more

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Join us for Decades Parade in Celebration of July 1st, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – (HUNTSVILLE, ON) Looking for something novel, local and historic to do in celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday? The Town of Huntsville and the Huntsville/Lake of Bays Chamber of Commerce are proud to present Decades Parade, a … read more

Taboo Muskoka

Taboo Muskoka Resort Hires New Executive Chef

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 22, 2017 Gravenhurst – Taboo Muskoka Resort & Golf recently introduced their new Boathouse Restaurant Executive Chef to the Muskoka food scene for the upcoming season.  Announced via a fun interview blog post on their website, … read more

Ontario's Lake Country Canadian Flavours

Taste & Experience the Canadian Flavours of Ontario’s Lake Country

For Immediate Release March 27, 2017 Media Contact: Jennifer Whitley Ontario’s Lake Country 705-325-9321 jennifer@ontarioslakecountry.com TASTE & EXPERIENCE THE CANADIAN FLAVOURS OF ONTARIO’S LAKE COUNTRY Ontario’s Lake Country, ON: This popular and sought after event is back again this spring … read more