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About Tourism Oxford

Located in Southern Ontario, between Toronto and Windsor on the 401 Highway. Agricultural by nature, with farmers' markets, award winning cheesemakers, wonderful history, culture, art and hiking trails for nature and bird lovers. Visit our website and start your adventure.

Ride Don’t Hide 2016: Cycle for Mental Illness

On Sunday June 26th, cyclists will ride through Oxford County in Ride Don’t Hide 2016.  This ride aims to raise awareness and reduce the stigma surrounding mental illness and suicide in Canada.  Ride Don’t Hide is a country-wide event with … Continue reading

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Fresh, local goodness at the Downtown Woodstock BIA Farmers Market

Oxford County is located in the heart and soul of Ontario’s agricultural endeavors.  Our nutrient-rich land allows for all sorts of produce to grow and animals to graze.  From fresh beef and dairy supplies to a broad selection of produce, … Continue reading

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Feel the beat and have a treat!

Oxford County is your summer destination for all things culinary and music.Whether you are looking to get your hands dirty milking a cow or sit back and enjoy talented folk artists while nibbling gourmet chocolates, Oxford County is a great … Continue reading

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Being the Dairy Capital just comes easily

We often get asked “Why is Oxford County the Dairy Capital of Canada?”  Here are a few fun facts explaining why. Over 1 billion served annually (glasses of milk naturally) Oxford County leads Ontario in milk production, producing over 1 … Continue reading

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Dairy Capital Cheese Fest – Made for Cheese Lovers

Oxford County’s title as the Dairy Capital of Canada is being recognized by a new exciting event – the Dairy Capital Cheese Fest on April 23, 2016 at the Oxford Auditorium in Woodstock. If you love food and drink festivals, … Continue reading

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From Tap to Table at Quehl’s Restaurant

Quehl’s Restaurant’s maple syrup tells a great story about local farming and community pride. Continue reading

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Tundra Swans by guest blogger Richard Skevington

Photo taken by Cathy Bingham, Woodstock, ON You know that spring has arrived in Oxford County when you can see Tundra Swans on the ponds created by the spring thaw in farm fields. The swans arrive around the middle of … Continue reading

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Sushi Cove creating edible works of art

The menu and presentation of fresh, delicious ingredients has garnered Sushi Cove a loyal following. Continue reading

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Amazing Chinese and Thai Cuisine

Refreshing twist on traditional Chinese, Szechuan and Thai Cuisine! Ricky Yiu came to Canada from his native Hong Kong at 19 years old. Despite the challenges and vast cultural differences Ricky immediately loved his new country. “I love Canada,” he … Continue reading

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What is a cheese trail anyways?

It sounds delicious because it involves cheese but what exactly is a cheese trail? When you hear the words “cheese trail” do you picture a little dirt trail through a beautiful woods with tasty treats of cheese lining the way?  … Continue reading

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