Category Archives: maple syrup

Elmira Maple Syrup Festival

More than just pancakes at this maple syrup festival. Maple syrup season is almost over (sniff-sniff), and if you still haven’t had a chance to make it out to a sugar bush, here is your chance in Elmira. Fun for … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Canadian Bucket List Must Do – Visit a Sugar Shack

Check one off your bucket list this month by visiting a sugar shack. Honestly, how did someone come up with the idea to collect sap from a tree and then boil it down until it turned into sweet nectar? However … Continue reading

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Westfield Heritage Village’s Maple Syrup Festival

Discover three different time periods of maple syrup making! Explore the making of maple syrup from the tree to the table in three different time periods: the methods of Canada’s First Nations, 19th century pioneers and modern times. Families can … Continue reading

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Cool stuff this St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

Event listing for Ontario Alvinston Maple Syrup Festival View demonstrations of First Nations, Pioneer and Modern Methods of collecting sap and making syrup. $ Blue Mountains March Break at Blue Mountain The Village is filled day and night with free … Continue reading

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March Break Activities in Ontario – 2012

Event listing for Ontario Aboyne March Break at the Museum Explore themes on the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812. $ Blue Mountains March Break at Blue Mountain The Village is filled day and night with free activities for … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Visit a Sugar Shack

Any self-respecting Canadian should pay homage to the great tradition that is Maple Syrup season. Maple Syrup season is one of our favourite times of the year (second only to Christmas and closely followed by summer and Thanksgiving gluttony). It … Continue reading

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Native-style Sweet Water Demonstrations

Step back to the 15th century to learn about the Iroquoian ways. Visit Crawford Lake and see how the Iroquois made maple syrup in the 15th century. Sample cornbread dripping with maple syrup, kids can enjoy a free craft making … Continue reading

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Cool stuff this weekend

Event listing for Ontario Aylmer Springwater Maple Syrup Festival Enjoy wagon rides through the Springwater Forest. Tour the old-fashioned sugar shanty for demonstrations on maple syrup production. $ Campbellville Flapjack Olympics at Mountsberg Conservation Area How high can you stack … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: White Meadows Farms’ Sweet Winter Fun

There’s more than just maple syrup at White Meadow Farms. Great news! Sugaring season runs from January to April at White Meadow Farms. Pancake weekends have already started up and the sugar shack store is open for business. But what’s … Continue reading

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Annual Festival of Maples

Help mark the end of Lanark County’s maple syrup season at the Festival of Maples. On Saturday, April 30, the streets of downtown Perth will transform to host the annual Festival of Maples. From 8am-4pm, there will be musical entertainment, … Continue reading

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