Arts, Culture & Heritage Day Trip Ideas

Be Blown Away: Glass Blowing in Haliburton

Awaken the artist in you and take home a souvenir of your own creation by signing up for a glassblowing workshop. Brought to you by Yours Outdoors, this six hour class will introduce you to the glassblowing… Read More
Credit: "The Fourposter", August 2011

Catch a Classic Play in Perth

Plan a trip to Perth during the months of July and August and you can catch The Classic Theatre Festival. This annual theatre festival showcases plays from the Golden Age of Broadway and the London Stage,… Read More

Head Out on a Heritage Tour

Driving through the countryside can often be the best way to experience a region. Now with ComfortCountry’s self-guided Heritage Tour, you can enhance your trip and ensure you see and take part in Madoc,… Read More

Make it a Museum Day

From Smiths Falls you can have a fun day of learning while touring the town’s three museums. Start with the Rideau Canal Museum for a closer look at how the canal was built, with interactive displays… Read More
Haliburton Forest Wolf Centre

Music, Art, and a Walk in the Clouds

Mark August on your calendar as a great time to visit Haliburton. The Forest Festival is a summer highlight in the region, where you can catch musical performances at an amazing amphitheatre on the lovely… Read More
Rural Ramble Facebook page

Ramble Through the Valley

Make the most of your fall trip to Ontario’s Highlands by taking the Rural Ramble. This self-guided, free driving tour provides themed destination sites throughout the Upper Ottawa Valley for you to… Read More

Something Sweet at Fulton’s Sugar Bush

Satisfy your sweet tooth this spring at Fulton’s Pancake House and Sugar Bush, located 45 minutes west of Ottawa in the heart of Lanark County, the Maple Syrup Capital of Ontario. From mid-February… Read More

The Sweet Life at Wheelers Maple Sugar Bush

Visit Wheelers Pancake House and Sugar Camp in Lanark County, the Maple Syrup Capital of Ontario, near Perth, where they have been producing maple syrup since 1868. The facility is open year-round,… Read More

Tour Street Art in Pembroke

Come see the vibrant and thriving artistic talent in Pembroke as you tour their Heritage Murals. The Murals cover the city’s downtown walls with bright, large-scale paintings that depict scenarios from… Read More

New Server