Category Archives: Family Fun

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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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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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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It is beginning to look at lot like Christmasfest!

If you are looking for a town in the Christmas Spirit head south – not north. For over 20 years Tillsonburg has hosted an annual Christmas Festival providing six weeks of festivities.  Here are a just a few highlights for … 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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The Halls Creek Festival of Creativity: See, do, taste, be entertained.

For a festival like you’ve never experienced before, head up to Centennial Park in Ingersoll this September for the Halls Creek Festival of Creativity. Halls Creek is an experience-based festival in which attendees can take part in the various art … 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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Tractor Pull Thunder in Oxford County

If you and your little tike love heavy equipment and mighty machines, then you’ll have a blast at Oxford County’s tractor and truck pulls this season.  For those who have never been to a pull, you can expect a great … 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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