Experience - Peterborough

Best things to do, activities, family fun, date ideas, and events in Peterborough.




Doors Open Ontario 2019

Explore Ontarios fascinating heritage sites! Free weekend events across the province from April to October, featuring historical, natural & cultural treasures, family activities and more.

Victoria Day Weekend Fireworks in Ontario

If you want to celebrate the unofficial start of the summer with fireworks lighting up the sky, here are 21 places to go in Ontario to enjoy Victoria Day weekend fireworks.

10 Weekend Getaways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Ontario

This Mother’s Day, why not create some lasting memories and show her how much you appreciate her with the gift of time together. Here are 10 ideas for unforgettable weekend getaways to celebrate Mother’s Day in Ontario.

Boat Tours and Cruises in Ontario

Thinking of going on a cruise? Explore Ontario through its myriad of rivers, and waterways! From intimate, romantic and cozy cruises that span a week to short boat trips, you have plenty of options to suit every budget from Windsor to Moosonee and Ottawa to Kenora!

100 Adventures in Ontario Provincial Parks

From climbing on a “sleeping giant” to walking the world’s longest freshwater beach and howling with the wolfs, here are 100 best adventures in Ontario’s Provincial Parks.

5 Easter Weekend Getaways in Ontario

5 ideas for a spontaneous/last minute day trip or a weekend getaway for this Easter Weekend in Ontario. 1. Easter Weekend Family Getaway in Kawarthas Escape the city… Read more »

Driftwood Cove at Bruce Peninsula

Parks Canada has opened a new place to explore in  Bruce Peninsula National Park — Driftwood Cove. Driftwood Cove represents 9 per cent of the park’s lands… Read more »

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Second Weekend of April

5 ideas for a spontaneous/last minute day trip or a weekend getaway for the second weekend of April in Ontario.

Voyageur Canoe Tour across the Iconic Lift Lock

Looking for a fun day trip with the whole family that combines learning and physical activity? Then plan a trip to Peterborough!

Family Fishing Weekends: License Free Fishing Days in Canada

Get Hooked on Fishing! Give fishing a try on Canadian water bodies during license free fishing days.

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: First Weekend of April

5 ideas for a spontaneous/last minute day trip or a weekend getaway for first weekend of April in Ontario: Weekend of April 5 to 7.

Fun Things To Do In Ontario During Spring

From duck races to walleye fishing, festivals celebrating spring migration and blossom, here are 40+ must ways to celebrate spring in Ontario.

Birding Festivals to Celebrate Spring Migration in Ontario

The diverse habitats across Ontario support marsh, shore and field birds and a spectacular number of migratory birds stopover at various parts of Ontario during spring migration. Plenty… Read more »

2019 Top 100 Festivals & Events in Ontario

The list of 2019 top 100 festivals and events in Ontario – awarded by Festivals and Events Ontario (FEO).

Ontario Maple Syrup Festivals and Sugar Shacks

Where to go to experience the smells and tastes of the sweet water of Ontario.

A list of maple syrup festivals, pancake houses/sugar shacks and maple trails to explore in Ontario.

Family Day Weekend in Ontario: Festivals & Getaways

From powder hound boondocking and free fishing to fireworks, beer and food fests, music festivals, and free family festivals, there are plenty of ways to celebrate family day weekend across Ontario.

Flower & Blossom Festivals in Ontario

You do not have to be a florist, anthophile or a gardener, to be excited by the sight and smell of flowers. The love of flowers cuts across age and gender; flowers are a sign of love, gratitude, and beauty and are favoured plants the world over. The following are six flower festivals that you must attend in Ontario.

A Guide for Planning A Trip to Bruce Peninsula National Park

Pure magic! That is the only description that befits Bruce Peninsula National Park. Rugged cliffs rise mysteriously from the turquoise waters Lake Huron creating a breathtaking contrast that is a must-see. As the rocks give way to rich soil, ageless forests take over filling the air with the scents of coniferous plants and the symphony of countless birds.

25 Romantic Resort Getaways during Winter in Ontario

Experience more than chocolate-covered strawberries and a chilled bottle of sparkling wine this season. Enjoy Ontario winter at the the many wonderful resorts of Ontario, each offering one of a kind experiences to be enjoyed with your special someone.

Things to Do in Ontario – February 1 to 3

Need ideas for a day trip? Here are some of the festivals happening across Ontario this weekend that is worth a trip.

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: First Weekend of February

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this weekend of  February: February 1 to 3 Whether you want a cozy spa weekend, or… Read more »

5 Things to Do at Bracebridge Fire & Ice Festival

The town of Bracebridge, located at the heart of Muskoka is holding its annual winter festival this Saturday, January 26. Here are 5 reasons why you should… Read more »

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Fourth Weekend of January

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this fourth weekend of January in Ontario. Whether you want to enjoy skiing and snow tubing, or getaway from the cold, you are sure to find inspiration to plan a spontaneous day trip or weekend getaway.

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Third Weekend of January

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this third weekend of January in Ontario.