Monday, March 6, 2017
Community News and Events
Get ready for a fun and exciting March Break during maple syrup season in Oakville and Burlington!
Bronte Creek Provincial Park will once again host a spectacular Maple Syrup Festival, complete with costumed demonstrators, outdoor fun and yummy maple treats. Be sure to stop by Spruce Lane Farmhouse and feel the spirit of the 1890's! Bronte Creek features miles of scenic trails, fire pits, a Kids Playbarn and the Pancake House and Maple Gift Shop. The maple syrup festivities are open to the public from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Burlington residents may want to journey out to 1049 Kirkwall Road in Rockton this maple season. Westfield Heritage Village will host its popular Maple Syrup Festival March 12, 15, 16, 24 and 25. Visit www.westfieldheritage.ca and pick a day to tour over 35 buildings! Highlights of the festival include pancakes with fresh maple syrup, a gift shop, free wagon rides and more! Open from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Make a short trip north into Halton Hills, just outside of Oakville and Burlington, to Terra Cotta Conservation Area for its Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival! Held this year from March 4 until April 2, the festival features wagon rides, demonstrations, pancakes, special activities and real maple syrup! Open from 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
There's nothing like the fun of maple syrup season — it's the perfect way to enjoy March Break in Halton!