Looking for a quick and interesting road trip from Toronto, Hamilton or London? Check out how Tony & Petula Fera of Let’s Discover ON travel blog spent 48 hours in Brantford and Paris. 

Slow down, explore and dig a little deeper into the interesting history of Brantford and Paris. While Canadian’s are proud of the fact that Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone in Brantford, not many people know why. And, do you know how ‘Paris, Ontario’ got its name? Hint, it has nothing to do with Paris, France and everything to do with a common construction material. Find out the answers to these questions and learn the best ways to spend a weekend in this charming part of Ontario.

Click here to read the full blog from Let’s Discover ON.

 

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September 27

Sip and Paint

Art Gallery of Burlington

1333 Lakeshore Road Burlington, ON L7S 1A9

6:30 - 9:30 pm , Cost: $73.45 includes HST

Now thru May 1

MacNab’s Kitchen at Dundurn Enhanced Experience

Dundurn National Historic Site

610 York Boulevard, Hamilton, ON, L8R 3H1

2 hour experience. Available year-round, mornings only. Minimum 15 persons.

Now thru October 6

Grand River Dinner Cruise

Grand River Dinner Cruises

36 Brant County Road 22 Caledonia, N3W 2G9

Lunch Cruise - 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. $55 per person (taxes included) Dinner Cruise...

October 4

Hops & Harvest VIP Beer Tour

Original Hamilton Beer Tours

9230 Guelph Line, Campbellville, ON L0P 1B0

This exclusive VIP Tour is only available on Friday, October 4. Includes FREE admission to...

November 14 - 25

12 Days of Christmas

Robert Hall Originals

138 Sugar Maple Road St. George, N0E 1N0

Nov-14-2019 to Nov-25-2019 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm each day | Closed on Sundays|...

Now thru November 3

Cook the Trout Survival Challenge

Grand River Rafting Company

31 Mechanic Street, Paris, ON, N3L 1L1

Now thru September 29

BIG CREEK ECO-ADVENTURE

Grand Experiences Outdoor Adventure Company

115 Grand River Street N Paris, N3L 2M4

Price from: $110 Per package, per person. Skill Level: Intermediate

Now thru October 13

The Natural Path

Grand Experiences Outdoor Adventure Company

115 Grand River Street North, Paris, ON, N3L 2M4

Now thru October 20

Rafting Trips on the Grand River

Grand River Rafting Company

31 Mechanic Street, Paris, ON, N3L 1L1

September 28 - October 27

Pumpkin Patch Hamilton – Merry Farms

Merry Farms Inc

1974 Concession Rd 2 W, Hamilton (Lynden), Ontario

Open weekends only 10-5pm, Admission during opening is $7.96 + HST, otherwise the fee is $9.73...

Now thru October 28

Waterfalls- Hamilton Sight Seeing Tour

Redback Tours

5 Hamilton Street, North Waterdown, Ontario L8B 0G5

Tours run every Sunday and Monday, only. Pickup locations; Oakville, Burlington, Waterdown, Hamilton, starting at...

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