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December Featured Artist, Ashley Lepre

December Featured Artist, Ashley Lepre

December’s Featured Artist is Ashley Lepre, a painter and specialist in furniture restoration. You may also know Ashley as the owner of Brantford Finders Keepers, a furniture restoration/gift shop/DIY studio located at 198 King George Rd. Ashley is a wife, mother to three little girls (5,5,6) and a second mom to an 11-year-old son. As an avid DIY’er and crafter, Ashley has had a passion for refreshing old worn out pieces of furniture, saving them from landfill and turning them into ...
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Brantford merchandise now available for curbside pick-up

Brantford merchandise now available for curbside pick-up

Although the Brantford Visitor & Tourism Centre remains closed to the public until further notice, Tourism Brantford is excited to announce that we will be accepting merchandise orders over the phone beginning on Tuesday, December 1, 2020. Customers can call 519-717-2803, Monday to Friday between 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., to place an order and schedule a time to pick up their Brantford merchandise. Staff will be able to process your transaction and accept cre...
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Call for Artists: Walter Gretzky Portrait

Call for Artists: Walter Gretzky Portrait

Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant is seeking Artists to submit proposals to create a portrait of Walter Gretzky. The portrait will become the property of The Corporation of the City of Brantford and will be located at the newly dedicated and renamed Walter Gretzky Municipal Golf Course, Banquet and Learning Academy located at 320 Balmoral Drive in Brantford, Ontario. Artists will be selected by a partner-led jury through a process involving a written statement of approach, qualifications, and hist...
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Best Brewed Cups in Brantford

Best Brewed Cups in Brantford

Coffee is a beverage that has been with the human race for the last six hundred years. Throughout its history it has been used as a concentration aid, in religious ceremonies, and is enjoyed by world-wide populations. It has been developed into a household staple as well as an art form. Whether you prefer a Tim Horton’s double-double on your morning commute, a Starbucks Coconut Cascara Latte savoured with a friend or dark espresso sipped in the afternoon, coffee is universal. Why not have...
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Brantford In Every Season

Brantford In Every Season

With winter soon to make its appearance, curb your indoor boredom and the risk of cabin fever with some of Brantford’s year round sites. Bell Homestead National Historic Site | 94 Tutela Heights Rd. | 519-756-6220 Explore beautiful 19th century pieces as you tour through Bell Homestead National Historic Site. Learn about the invention of the telephone by Alexander Graham Bell from one of the passionate and knowledgeable tour operators, stand in Eliza Bell’s kitchen, and walk throug...
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ICHTHYS Theatre Productions Presents “A Dickens of a Time”

ICHTHYS Theatre Productions Presents “A Dickens of a Time”

ICHTHYS Theatre Productions is proud to announce A Dickens of a Time, an online production based on A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, and adapted by Lorna Stratton. This production will be available on the ICHTHYS Theatre Productions YouTube channel and Facebook page on December 4th, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol has been famously re-adapted and shared in countless productions since its original publication in December 1843. Despite its age, the tale continues t...
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Tourism Brantford Attends OMCA Virtual Marketplace 2020

Tourism Brantford Attends OMCA Virtual Marketplace 2020

The Ontario Motor Coach Association (OMCA) held its annual Marketplace event virtually this year for the first time in its ninety-one years of existence.  Amber Kane, Corporate Tourism & Sponsorship Coordinator with Tourism Brantford attended OMCA Virtual Marketplace on November 9, 2020 and met with twenty-four buyers from the group travel industry. The group travel industry is a diverse contributor to local tourism and includes student travel and luxury coach tours. Buyers in attendan...
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