Category Archives: Attractions

One-of-a-Kind Antique Mall: Canada’s largest Antique Mall

One-of-a-Kind Antique Mall in Woodstock, Ontario is your one-stop shop for all things antique and collectible. With three floors packed with vendor booths, finding the unique item you are in search of is a spectacular treasure hunt. Located in a … Continue reading

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Apple Pie Without the Cheese….

“Apple pie without the cheese is like the kiss without the squeeze” states the obvious.  Apple pie and cheese are a perfect match, and Leaping Deer Adventure Farm and Market has elevated this flavour combination to a whole new level. … Continue reading

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Spend the Day in Tillsonburg

There was a time when Tillsonburg was synonymous with tobacco but gone are the days when  you expected to find field after field of tobacco crops and people with funny titles like primers and fluffers.  Today, Tillsonburg has adapted into … Continue reading

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Autumn in Oxford County: Sticky, scary and just plain fun

This fall, Oxford County is prepared to scare, entertain and fill your tummy! If you don’t believe us, check out these great farm attractions in the area.  From fresh maple syrup on tap to the best county corn mazes, Oxford … Continue reading

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E.D. Tillson’s Annandale Model Farm – Guest Blogger Patricia Phelps, Curator Annandale NHS

Annandale House was built as the “farm house” for E.D. Tillson’s 600 acre model farm.  Impressive enough in its own right, the house was only one of several amazing structures that made up Annandale Farm. The operation was primarily a … Continue reading

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6 Fun Family Destinations in Oxford County

With summer months passing by, it’s time to take the kids out for a tour of some great sites in Oxford County. Enjoy this list of  6 fun destinations for you to check out this summer. Lake Lisgar Waterpark Since … Continue reading

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Ingersoll comes alive with the Canterbury Folk Festival

Take a musical cruise Up On Cripple Creek with Garth Hudson – long-time organist /pianist/mufti-instrumentalist of the iconic The Band. Relive The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down. Then add Garth’s talented wife Sister Maud who has wowed folks all … Continue reading

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6 Town and Country Venues to Check Out in Oxford County

Rural traditions combined with a bit of musical genius over the years have made Oxford County into a great spot to hear live music outdoors.   With a combination of festivals and permanent locations, one can enjoy anything from pop to … Continue reading

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Fun and Competition at the Embro Highland Games

Can you hear the sound of hundreds of drummers and pipers marching en masse to a Celtic rhythm? If you can then the Embro Highland Games are for you. The Embro Highland Games first began in 1856 when the Embro Highland Society was formed. … Continue reading

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Wienerfest: A Pawfully Good Time!

Where can you find thousands of wiener dogs all in one place? Wienerfest Home County Festival of course! Founded in 2000, The Wienerfest Home County Festival  promises to be one for the books. With celebrity dogs, sport competitions, dachshund shopping … Continue reading

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