Ontario Summer Fun Newsletter – Things to do in Ontario

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March 31, 2011
Winery Wonderlands
Ontario vineyards are winning awards, visit them and find out why. Sample world-renowned Ontario Icewine, discover tons of red and white varieties, and see how your favourite wine is made.
Several Ontario regions are famous for their grapes, so wherever you are in the province, you'll find a winery to visit. Here are a few to get you going:
Ravine Vineyard (Niagara)
Tawse Winery (Niagara)
Enjoy a meal at the winery's bakery & cafe on this certified organic farm.
Visit the estate winery's five different vineyards for a full day's adventure.
Thirty Bench (Niagara)
Peller Estates (Niagara)
Taste an award-winning Reisling from this small-batch winery.
Come for a tasting and stay for dinner! You'll enjoy world-class wine and food.
Hillier Creek Estates Vineyard & Winery (Eastern Ontario)
Pelee Island Winery
(Southwestern Ontario)
Visit this winery in a historic 160-year-old barn.
Canada's southernmost point produces some amazing grapes.
The Grange of Prince Edward Vineyards & Estate Winery (Eastern Ontario)
Work in the vineyard in the morning, and stay for a delicious picnic lunch in the afternoon.
Winery tours are popular all year round. Take advantage of the different winery getaways in Ontario. We've got a lot to be proud of.
Featured Events
Float Your Fanny Down the Ganny River Race
The Annual Float Your Fanny Down the Ganny River Race is a 10 km race along the Ganaraska River for kayaks, canoes and crazy crafts.
April 2, 2011...more
Spring Show at the Niagara Parks Floral Showhouse
The warm and serene setting is bursting with gorgeous blooms, orchids, and exotic tropical plants as well as beautiful songbirds to get you in the mood for spring while there’s still snow on the ground!
April 1-May 1, 2011... more
Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival
Take a walk through Bruce's Mill Conservation Area and enjoy the maple forests. End your day with some sweet treats! Admission is $9 for adults, $6.50 for children and seniors.
March 20-April 10...more
Grapes aren’t the only thing growing in Ontario. Did you know that 44 species of orchids live in the Bruce Peninsula, giving this region the distinction of having one of the greatest varieties of natural orchids in North America?
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Deal of the week Medieval Times
Buy 1 get 1 Free at Medieval times
This week's "My Favorite Place" Contest:
My Favourite Maple Syrup Festival
Featured Getaway
Ste. Anne's Country Inn & Spa
March is the perfect time of year to treat yourself to a weekend at the spa in Eastern Ontario. Strap on your snowshoes to enjoy the beautiful nature, or relax with a massage and mud bath. Sample some of the  award-winning cuisine, and leave your weekend feeling revitalized and refreshed.... more
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