Durham Region

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Local food, local flavours

The field-to-fork movement is alive and well in Durham Region, and summer is one of the best seasons to savour our local fare.

Bistro '67 in Whitby is hosting its 100 Mile Dinner on July 20. This field to fork-inspired menu celebrates local food and the people that grow it. Bistro 67 will source all food and wine for the evening from within a 100-mile radius of the bistro! To make a reservation visit http://www.bistro67.ca/our-menu/100-mile-dinner/.

On July 23, the We Grow Food Urban Farm Tour will visit some of Oshawa's most interesting and beautiful vegetable gardens. Meet the local urban farmers who care for nine private gardens and three local neighbourhood gardens, and participate in family friendly activities. Following the tour, enjoy a Harvest Feast at Memorial Park in downtown Oshawa with live music. All of the food for the feast is sourced from Urban Farm Tour participants and local farmers.

Durham Region

Epic Lake to Lake Adventure Ride - August 26, 2017

Epic Lake to Lake Adventure Ride

Join the first-ever Epic Lake to Lake Adventure Ride on Saturday, August 26. Cycle from Lake Simcoe to Lake Ontario along Durham Region's section of The Great Trail (Trans Canada Trail), in celebration of Canada's 150th birthday! Travel the Beaver River Trail from Beaverton to Cannington to Blackwater, and The Great Trail from through Scugog, Uxbridge, Pickering and Ajax. Participants can experience the epic 95 km route or simply ride a section of the route. The $20 registration fee includes a t-shirt, lunch at the Second Wedge Brewing Co. in Uxbridge and refreshments at rest stops along the route. For $25, riders can take a bus from the Ajax Community Centre to begin the ride at Beaverton Harbour or in Cannington. Register online on the Township of Brock's website at www.townshipofbrock.ca/L2L. Volunteers are also needed.

Durham Region

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Durham Celebrates 150

In 2017 Canada is coming together to celebrate it's 150th year of confederation.

In Durham that means a celebration of creativity and culture with something for everyone!

From bike rides to gourmet food trucks, performance in the park to night-time music festivals, Durham Region offers events that will be sure to give you a taste of all the goodness the region has to offer.

We invite residents and visitors alike to celebrate the diverse communities and creative talent that live within Durham's eight municipalities. Explore local businesses and organizations as you take in the sights, sounds, smells, and flavours of the region.

Come and see what Durham has to offer.

Uxbridge

Thomas the Tank Engine

Get your tickets to spend the day with Thomas the Tank Engine!

All aboard – it's time to set friendship in motion with Thomas the Tank Engine! Little engineers are invited to spend a day of friendship and family fun with everyone's favourite locomotive.

Tickets are now on sale for Day Out with Thomas: The Friendship Tour 2017 taking place August 11 to 13 and 18 to 20, at the York Durham Heritage Railway in Uxbridge. Now in its 22nd year, this highly popular children's tour will make 42 trips across the US and Canada, and will feature an array of friendship-inspired activities such as: photo opportunities, crafts, and more.

barn Pickering

Dinner and a Show

Cozy up to a delightful dinner and show at a 150-year-old dairy barn in Pickering this winter. Herongate features delicious buffet dining and hilarious, full-run theatrical comedies in a unique and rustic setting. Cozy up to a delightful dinner and...
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skiing Durham Region

Hit the Slopes

While the season was short last year, this chilly winter has brought us lots of fluffy white snow and is laying the groundwork for a busy and long ski season. We are incredibly lucky to live in Durham Region, where we have four ski resorts that make for a world-class...
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musicians Oshawa

RMG Fridays tonight!

Happy second anniversary! Come out to the Robert McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa tonight (Feb. 1) as they host a community-themed Block Party, co-hosted by Oshawa Mayor John Henry, Dr. Steven E. Franklin of Trent University, Dr. Tim McTiernan of the...
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skiing Durham Region

Hit the Slopes

While the season was short last year, this chilly winter has brought us lots of fluffy white snow and is laying the groundwork for a busy and long ski season. We are incredibly lucky to live in Durham Region, where we have four ski resorts that make for a world-class...
MORE »

musicians Oshawa

RMG Fridays tonight!

Happy second anniversary! Come out to the Robert McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa tonight (Feb. 1) as they host a community-themed Block Party, co-hosted by Oshawa Mayor John Henry, Dr. Steven E. Franklin of Trent University, Dr. Tim McTiernan of the...
MORE »

barn Pickering

Dinner and a Show

Cozy up to a delightful dinner and show at a 150-year-old dairy barn in Pickering this winter. Herongate features delicious buffet dining and hilarious, full-run theatrical comedies in a unique and rustic setting. Cozy up to a delightful dinner and...
MORE »

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