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Community Strong Food Drive

Are you looking for more ways to help out during the quarantine? Maybe realizing you went a bit overboard when grocery stockpiling and want to give back? Keep up your physical distancing while supporting a good cause with the Community Strong Food Drive, created by the City of Brockville city council along with the Winter Classic organizing committee.

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Explore Downtown Brockville While Social Distancing

It’s a difficult time for all of us right now. While all of us exercise social distancing in the coming days and weeks, we know that making sure you get outside is still important. Together with the Downtown Brockville Business Improvement Area, Brockville Tourism has developed a fun addition to your outdoor time, for both the young and the young at heart.

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Business Support Through the COVID-19 Pandemic

If you are a business owner of any kind, we know that this period of uncertainty is very difficult. During this time, we want to provide some information for things you can do to both help and receive help over the coming weeks and months.

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Thousand Islands Film Festival 2020

It might be one cold weekend, but these eight hot films will fire you up! Come check out the Thousand Islands Film Festival in Brockville Feb 28-Mar 1 2020.

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Brockville Churches

Brockville is home to many churches, both new and old. If you’re here on vacation and want to attend a service, check out our list!

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River of Lights Playlist 2019

If you’ve been wondering what songs were playing during the River of Lights 2019, you’re in luck – here is the playlist from Brockville’s light show!

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Fall in Love With Furnace Falls Farm

Furnace Falls Farm and Wendy’s Country Market are great places to visit any time of the year – learn more about their dining opportunities this fall.

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Get Ready for Halloween 2019

Trying to get into the Halloween Spirit? Check out our list of events taking place around Brockville that will help get you ready to be spooked!

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Pumpkinferno 2019

It’s the spookiest time of the year, which means it’s the perfect time to check out Pumpkinferno, Upper Canada Village’s annual halloween display.

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Thanksgiving Staycation 2019

Whether you’ve lived in Brockville all your life, or you’re visiting family, Thanksgiving is going to be a great time to have a staycation!

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Brockville Tourism Summit 2019

If you work in the tourism industry, be sure to check a tourism summit being hosted by Brockville Tourism. These tourism summits, taking place on September 24 and 25th, we will be covering two very important topics in terms of tourism – culinary tourism and social media management. We will also discuss how we can […]

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The Brockville Dive Token Program

If you are a scuba diver that visits Brockville and the 1000 Islands, make sure you read this post to learn more about the Dive Token program!

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Brockville Summer Camps 2019

Whether you live in Brockville or are visiting for the summer, there are things for your children to do through the summer with local summer camps!

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2019 Refugee Island Breakfast

It’s time for the 6th annual Refugee Island Breakfast, taking place in Brockville from June 19th to 22nd 2019! Find out how to buy tickets and participate.

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Brockville Pride Week Festival 2019

It’s June, which means it’s time for the 6th annual Brockville Pride Week! Make sure you’re up to date on everything happening throughout Brockville.

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Meet Brockville Tourism's Young Professionals

This week is Brockville Young Professionals Week! From May 12th to 18th, the city of Brockville will be recognizing the young professionals who make up the Brockville workforce and why it’s so important to make sure there is a healthy amount of young professionals in any workplace. Half of the Brockville Tourism full time staff […]

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Where to Shop For Mother's Day

SPOILER ALERT: MOTHERS, THE CONTENTS OF THIS POST CONTAIN THINGS YOUR CHILDREN MAY BUY. PLEASE FORWARD THIS POST TO THEM AND PRETEND TO ACT SURPRISED LATER! Shopping for Mother’s Day can be tricky. How do you find the perfect thing for the woman who gave you everything? Luckily, in Brockville, we have many options for […]

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Communities In Bloom 101

When you hear Communities In Bloom, your mind might go to thinking about flowers and well maintained gardens. It’s really easy to understand why you might think that as well. If you rent or live in a condo, you might think that Communities In Bloom is something you can’t participate in. We’re here to let […]

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Festival Season Kick Off

With the beginning of May comes the unofficial start of festival season! This weekend, make sure you check out everything happening in Brockville, because there is a lot to see and do! Brockville Farmers’ Market The farmers’ market is back for another season! Shopping at farmers’ markets are a great way to ensure your environmental […]

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Join the Brockville Influencers Program

Are you passionate about social media and the 1000 Islands? Do you want access to events in the Brockville and surrounding area? Looking to get your foot in the door when it comes to becoming a social media influencer? Come join the Brockville Tourism Influencers program for summer 2019! Brockville Tourism is looking to create […]

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What’s Open? Easter 2019 Edition

With the long weekend quickly approaching, it’s good to plan ahead and know what’s open and when this Easter. Make sure that you know what is going to be available before you head out this weekend. Good Friday Closed Government buildings Banks Brockville Library Post office Brockville Transit Many restaurants are closed – if it’s […]

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What to do During the St Lawrence Science Fair

This Friday, April 12th 2019, the Aquatarium will be playing host to the St Lawrence Science Fair. Students from all over the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark counties will be showing off their scientific skills with project presentations. Whether you’re participating or there to support, the science fair will be a full day of STEM activities, […]

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A Sweet Maple Weekend

As the snow finally begins to disappear and winter finally leaves us for another year, there is one thing that people in Eastern Ontario look forward to as we go through the awkward, muddy spring thaw days – Maple Syrup Season. The mild days and cool nights are what help make the sap run, and […]

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Bored No More On March Break 2019

Are you looking to keep the kids busy and entertained on their week off? You’re in luck! In Brockville there are many fun workshops, activities and camps happening during the week of March 11th-15th for all ages. Take a peek at the list below for ideas to keep everyone busy and having a blast over […]

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3 Ways to Spend V-Day in Brockville

Can you feel it?… Love is in the air! With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, you might be racking your brain trying to come up with the perfect date. Or, maybe you’d like to celebrate this “holiday” with the one and only… you (nothing is better than self-love dedicated day!). Lastly, why not gather your best […]

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You Gotta Go Here: STINGERS

Vacant building to sports heaven, Stingers has seriously got it all (and even more soon!). From indoor paintball, to laser tag, to an indoor soccer turf, it’s a hot spot for locals and visitors across South Eastern Ontario. It’s easy to get active and get your adrenaline pumping, while also having fun! Discover Stingers through […]

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Top Spots for Winter Photography in Brockville

Bundle up, grab your camera, and check out these awesome photography spots to capture the perfect winter scene! Blockhouse Island Wake up a little earlier than usual and head down to Blockhouse Island to view a jaw dropping winter sunrise. As the steam rises from the river, watch the vibrant yellows, oranges and pinks emerge […]

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Fascinating Films are Making Their Way to Brockville This Month

Are you looking for something to do this month, without having to bundle up from head to toe (and still end up freezing)? Why not catch one or more of the wonderful films that the Brockville Arts Centre and Film Brockville will be screening! You’ll find many are indie films, bringing a thought provoking and artistic […]

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4 Ways to Spend Your NYE in Brockville

Photo by: Chris Hebert Uptown, Downtown, there’s NYE Celebrations happening all over Brockville! Here are some ideas to help you plan your evening out: New Year’s Eve Concerts in Historic Downtown Brockville Continuing a 26 year tradition there will be concerts in each of six downtown churches starting at 6.00 on New Year’s Eve. These […]

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5 Double Date Ideas over the Holidays

Photo by @emmabirtch The holiday season usually means your old friends will be returning to town– and in some cases with their significant others. Catching up is a must, so why not include everyone in a fun double/triple/or quadruple date out in Brockville! No plus ones? Theses date nights could also work as a “friend […]

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5 Things to Do with the Kids over the Holidays

Enjoy time with the family over the holidays with these kid-friendly activities! Holiday Family Hike Gather everyone up for an easy, or more challenging winter hike over the holidays! Come up with a little nature scavenger hunt to keep the younger ones busy while you all enjoy the fresh air and exercise. Here is a […]

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You'll want to check out these 10 FESTIVE Events Happening this Month!

To celebrate the holiday season, include one or more of these events, and activities in your plans this December! Put some local under the tree this holiday season! The Brockville Christmas Farmers’ Markets will happen on the first three Saturday of the month from 9:30am-2:00pm at the Aquatarium (FREE admission all day at the AQ!). […]

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Christmas Memories Come to Life on this 1.5 km Decorated Outdoor Trail

It’s Christmas time in the… country! If you’re looking to get outdoors and festive this season, you have to check out Clow’s Christmas Trail – only a 15 minute drive from Brockville! This 1.5 km walk will take you along a beautifully decorated lit path through the woods. While colourful lights guide you along, you’ll […]

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10 Things To Do In Brockville This November

November can be a bit of a dreary month, there’s no question. It’s a strange time of year, where lovely fall colours turn to bare branches, temperatures get colder, the night falls faster, and the holidays seem just a little too far away. But not to worry, we’re here to give you a few ideas to […]

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LOVE Brockville Photo Contest

Have you taken some awesome shots of Brockville and the 1000 Islands Region? Here’s your chance to share them to WIN a prize pack worth over $500.00, and be featured in our Brockville promotional pieces! Landscape, Wildlife, Aerial, Action, Event, Architecture, Food, Pets…we’ll consider photos of all sorts! To Enter: 1. Complete the short entry form here: Love Brockville […]

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2018 Halloween Events – Updated!

Over the next week, there are still many great Halloween events coming up!  Click the link below to start planning all of your Halloween festivities: What’s Happening Halloween 2018

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Must Try Pizza Joints in Brockville

Pizza is a food that doesn’t go out of style, and it seems to have a little piece of everyone’s hearts (or stomachs). The perfect mix of chewy but crispy crust, savoury sauce, your favorite toppings, and bubbling cheese is hard to beat! Lucky for Brockville, the City is home to some award winning and […]

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Get Into The Halloween Spirit With These 13 Things To Do in 2018

Spooky events and haunted attractions are abundant this Halloween season in Brockville and area! From haunted walks, to trick or treating Downtown Brockville, there is something for everyone, to get into the Halloween spirit! Check out what’s happening this month below: Scary Movies in the Lighthouse Theatre The Aquatarium, 6 Broad St. The Aquatarium is […]

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Autumn Colours, 1000 Islands Style

It’s that time of year again, when summer officially turns to fall. Crisp air (it’s coming!), sweater weather, apple picking, and pumpkin spiced beverages all come to mind when this time of year rolls around. On top of all this, there is one important Fall aspect we can’t forget– when the leaves change to vibrant […]

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Fall 2018 Studio Tours and Shows

What better way to enjoy a weekend fall drive than to pair it with an artist studio tour? Below we have compiled a list of the upcoming tours and shows all within an hours drive from Brockville. Thousand Islands Fine Art Association Show September 22-23, 10am-5pm TIFAA will be holding its annual art show & sale […]

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5 Things to do in September

Summer turns to fall, temperatures cool, and leaves begin to change… but that’s not all that’s happening this month! There are awesome events approaching, and fun things to do to make the most of the autumn season – from celebrating local arts and culture to picking your own produce! Check out the Lyndhurst Turkey Fair […]

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5 Brockville Things to Do Before the Summer's Through

There’s only a few weeks left of summer (officially), but there are still plenty of ways to soak up the last little bit of sunshine and warmth this year! Here are 5 ways to enjoy the weather and summertime feelings. Ice Cream is on the Menu Tonight The last few days of summer are sure to […]

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Diving to Brag About in the Brockville & 1000 Islands Region

You may have heard it before, but you’re going to hear it again. The World’s Best Fresh Water Scuba Diving can be found in Brockville & the 1000 Islands region!  Part of the attraction to this site is the water clarity and has no thermocline. This unique and rewarding diving experience offers exploration of Centeen […]

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10 Must Do Hiking Trails Within 45 Minutes from Brockville

Get back to nature on a peaceful hike through the region’s most beautiful and scenic trails. Call up your friends/family, grab your pup, or take some “me time” and enjoy the outdoors how you wish! Plus, don’t forget a few snacks, a water bottle, and in the summer, your bathing suit (you never know when […]

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Ribfest is Back Town!

Big Brothers and Big Sisters Brockville Ribfest is officially back in town for another sunny summer weekend, full of live music, arm wrestling, fishing derby and yummy food, including ribs of course! Ribfest started on Thursday August 9th and goes in till Sunday August 12, and will be open from 11am to 11 pm and […]

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4 Events Over the Next 3 Weeks You Won't Want to Miss!

Summer has treated us oh so well, and although August is almost half over, there are still countless great activities and events happening in the next few weeks to make the most out of these warm and sunny days! Over the next three weekends, awesome events are approaching, so whether you live in Brockville or […]

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Beat the Heat in Brockville

Don’t get us wrong, we love summer and warm weather… but it has been a hot one this past month! When it’s so hot outside that you can cook an egg or bake cookies in your car, it might be time to look for some activities that can help you cool down! Luckily, Brockville has […]

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Are you Visiting Brockville? Use the Library like a Local!

Having fun isn’t hard, when you’ve got a library card! In partnership with the Brockville Public Library, the Brockville & 1000 Islands Tourism Office now offers library cards to our visitors! Simply stop by our visitor centre at 10 Market St. West to pick up your pass, and enjoy library card holder benefits! All you […]

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15 Things to Do In July 2018

We can’t believe it’s already July, time sure does fly by! Therefore living in the moment and enjoying the right here, right now is crucial. Summer 2018 has already got off to a great start, and to keep the good times coming, this month is jam packed with summer fun activities, events and things to […]

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Visit One of the Oldest Homes in Ontario, Homewood Museum

Photo by: Gordon Beck Written by: Russ Disotell, Brockville Blog Homewood Museum deserves a prominent spot on your summer itinerary. Located on the north side of Highway 2, east of Brockville near Maitland it is one of the oldest surviving homes in Ontario. The house was built by 1800 by a master stonemason, Louis Brière (Brilliere) […]

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Canada Day 2018 in Brockville

Happy Canada Day! Canada Day Celebrations (and other activities on July 1st) Brockville 8:45 am Canada Day Run – 1K Kids Run – Blockhouse Island free 9:00 am Canada Day Run – 5K – Blockhouse Island Contact: murray.tait59@gmail.com $15-$20 10:00 am – 4:30 pm 1000 Islands Regatta Blockhouse IslandHydroplane Racing finals, food vendors, craft vendors, kids activities […]

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Summer’s Officially Here and We’ve Got Your Summer Essentials!

Today marks the official day of summer 2018, and we can tell it’s going to be a good one! To make sure you’re all set for these next couple months full of bright mornings, hot afternoons, and relaxing evenings, we’ve compiled a list of Brockville & River summer essentials. Official Brockville Visitor Guide Our guide […]

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Ever Dreamed of Being a Mermaid? In Brockville You CAN!

Recently, I got the opportunity to take part in one of Dive Brockville’s Mermaid classes. With mermaids becoming quite popular lately, I was relatively familiar with the concept. However, I didn’t really know what I was getting myself into when I arrived at the pool. Luckily, I quickly learned that pretending to be a mermaid […]

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Brockville by Bike with Thousand Islands Bicycle Co.

Are you looking to see everything Brockville has to offer or aren’t visiting for long? Are you in search of eye-opening history and vibrant views? Look no further than Thousand Islands Bicycle Co. to tour Brockville’s historic and beautiful downtown. Their friendly and informative guides will take you throughout the scenic downtown area, allowing you […]

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Court House Avenue in Bloom

Written by: Russ Disotell & Gordon Beck from Leeds & Grenville Rural Landscapes Brockville’s Court House Avenue may be the most impressive urban panoramic vista in all of Ontario. Add a splash of colour from the springtime tulip beds and the issue is settled. If you have an interest in Ontario history, architecture, or photography […]

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Ideas for a Brockville Girls' Getaway!

Grab your girls and have a blast in Brockville! Whether you are here for a day, the night, or both, the options are endless for a good time. We’ve come up with a few potential itineraries to help plan your stay! During the day… For pampering and relaxation: Start your morning off with a visit […]

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What’s new over at Brockville Tourism

A whole lot of “newness” seems to happen during spring, and at Brockville & 1000 Islands Tourism it’s no exception! From our wonderful Student Ambassadors joining the tourism team to new merchandise hitting the shelves, new always means good things. If you’re looking to explore Brockville, the region and/or the province we’ve got some great […]

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The many ways how Spring has Sprung in the 1000 Islands

Seasonal weather has finally arrived, and spring has finally sprung in the 1000 Islands region! Other than temperatures above 10 degrees, there are many other ways that indicate a new season is upon us. Through photos found on Instagram taken by talented individuals, enjoy some lovely scenes of spring!             […]

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1000 Islands Village, it's got it all!

Looking for the best cinnamon bun around and a great cup of coffee? Check! A gift for that person who is the hardest to buy for? Check! Meeting space or a wedding venue? Check! Looking to try out Pickleball, or practice pottery? Check! And the list goes on and on. Located just east of Brockville on […]

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Tunnel Doors to Open March 31st 2018!

Photo by: Laurie Abbott The time is almost here for the 2018 official opening of Canada’s First Railway Tunnel! We have information on the opening day, plus some mesmerizing tunnel photos to share with you! The ceremony will take place on Saturday March 31st at the South portal of the tunnel in Armagh S. Price Park. […]

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Spring into Flavour in Downtown Brockville!

Downtown Brockville’s Spring into Flavour event is going to be a tasty one! What better way to support local businesses and try yummy dishes! Fifteen local cafes and restaurants are featuring a signature dish at a special price for this five day event, running from Wednesday March 21st to Sunday March 25th. This is the […]

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10 Things to do in March 2018!

As winter winds down and spring rolls in, the warmer weather (fingers crossed) is bringing good things to Brockville! The events happening in and around town will be sure to keep you busy exploring, trying new things and having a great time. Here are 10 ideas to help end winter off with a bang! Keep up […]

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Winter in Brockville – Through Photographs

A picture is worth a thousand words they say. With that said, this week’s blog post is going to let the pictures do the talking! We’ve featured a few (of many) beautiful shots taken around Brockville, showcasing all of the beauty that winter brings to the City. We encourage you to use the hashtag #explorebrockville to […]

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10 Things to do in Brockville over Family Day Weekend 2018!

The Family Day Long weekend is coming, and just in the knick of time! It’s seems like at this time of year, the February blues seem to creep in, and winter just seems to go on…and on. Thankfully mid-month, a three day weekend of family fun livens things up! There are so many awesome winter […]

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Your Guide to: The Brockville Winter Classic Weekend 2018

Photo by: Jessica Barabash Hockey Night in Canada? More like Hockey Weekend in Brockville! From February 16th-18th, come join in on the fun during the Brockville Winter Classic Weekend! This long weekend is jam packed with family fun activities, including a family skate, New York Rangers Alumni game, live music, games  and so much more! […]

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10 Things to do in February 2018!

At this time of year, it tends to seem like winter just goes on, and on. Thankfully, Brockville has some great events and activities to keep you busy, and help you enjoy this chilly time! Here’s 10 ideas to help make your February a month to remember! 1. Outdoor Skating Head on over to the Laurier Hill […]

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Your Brockville Guide To: Cafés & Coffee Shops

You never know what you’re going to get with the weather these days…but what you can count on is a great cup of coffee, or a yummy sweet treat! Brockville offers many wonderful cafes and coffee shops, and each one is a little different than the other. Grab a loose leaf tea or a cold […]

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Next Up, Live Music Hits Brockville!

Love live music? Rock, Punk, Irish, Blues, and Country shows and performances are coming to Brockville over the next few weeks!  You might agree that there is just something special about live music. Maybe it’s the raw nature of the notes, or maybe it’s the excitement and thrill to see great songs played up close […]

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New Year, New Golf Experience at Sunnidell Golf and Learning Centre!

Is winter getting you down? Are you itching to get back out on the green? Sunnidell Golf and Learning Centre is now offering virtual golf! It’s the perfect way to get back into the “swing” of things, and work on your game in the winter months. Not only is Sunnidell Golf offering the opportunity to […]

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Looking Back at 2017 – Two Thumbs Up Brockville!

Photo Credit: Andrew Kizell It is amazing how fast a year can fly by! Looking back, it’s also pretty amazing what can happen in a year, and Brockville’s been busy! There have been countless positive accomplishments in our vibrant community, through great events, initiatives, projects, etc. Considering we’re just a few days away from 2018, […]

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Spice Up Your Winter Routine at the Triangle Ski Club!

For those who do not know about the Triangle Cross Country Ski Club of Brockville, it’s time to put it on your radar! If you’ve ever been interested in cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snow biking, plus much more, you do not have to look any further than less than 25 minutes outside of Brockville! The […]

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Fun Outdoor Outings This Holiday Season

Let’s welcome the wintry weather, and get outside this holiday season! Sure, sitting by the fire with a warm mug of hot chocolate, while watching your favourite holiday movie does sounds pretty great. But some days – or nights, it’s exciting to get out of the house to explore and discover the area, and have […]

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10 Festive Ways to Begin Your Holiday Shopping in Brockville

Are you looking for the perfect gift for a loved one, co-worker, friend, pet, and everyone in between?! Well you’re in luck! There are some fabulous holiday shopping events and opportunities happening in Brockville within the next month! Whether you’re looking to score some deals downtown, to attend the Christmas Farmer’s Market, various Christmas bazaars […]

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Brockville Memories: Blockhouse Island Edition

It’s safe to finally say that the extended summer weather has finally come to an end now. It’s a hard realization for some that winter is coming, and the time change this past weekend was a reminder of the short days and long nights to follow. For a second, let’s look back on the warmer […]

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Tickets on Sale Now for 2018 Pricedex Summer Series!

It’s never too early to start making summer plans, and what better way to spend an evening, than a night out on the town at the Brockville Arts Centre! The Brockville Arts Centre is offering an exciting lineup of performances, with something to suite everyone’s tastes. Continue reading to find our more on who will […]

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A Virtual Reality Experience at the Brockville Public Library

Today I interacted with an alien, a robot, was almost eaten by a T-Rex, AND went to a tropical paradise. Now you may ask, in what world could this possibly happen? And the answer to that is in the incredible world of virtual reality! Originally, I was curious about VR, but did not know what […]

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Come One, Come All, to the Brockville Tourism Summit!

The Brockville Tourism Summit is just under a month away, and we are getting excited to share updates, news, and words from special guests, including key-note speaker Rosita Hall. You may not be directly related to the tourism industry, but everyone in the community plays a part in the success of tourism within the Brockville area. […]

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“Welcome” Some Exciting New Additions to Blockhouse Island This Weekend

Make your way down to Brockville’s waterfront this Saturday, October 7th at 11am for the presentation of three giant Muskoka chairs, to the City of Brockville. These “Welcome Chairs” have been generously donated by Casual Living, Custom Décor Carpet One, and Hansler. A message from the team behind the chairs: “(We) wish to say a […]

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Autumn Colours, 1000 Islands Style

It’s that time of year again, when summer officially turns to fall. Crisp air (it’s coming!), sweater weather, apple picking, and pumpkin spiced beverages all come to mind when this time of year rolls around. On top of all this, there is one important Fall aspect we can’t forget– when the leaves change to vibrant […]

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Remington Extends to Brockville

The Frederic Remington Art Museum in Ogdensburg, NY is extending to Brockville for the month of September, 2017. The Brockville Arts Centre is hosting an exhibit in its lobby featuring fine reproductions of original works by Frederic Remington. The BAC is a popular venue, with the largest stage in Eastern Ontario. As a partner in […]

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Coming Soon: Brockville Culture Days 2017!

Brockville Culture Days 2017: This is Who We Are & Meet the Neighbours  Written by Russ Disotell, Brockville Culture Days Organizer Culture Days, the Canada wide celebration of arts and culture in the community, takes place on September 29, 30 and October 1st. Here in Brockville our focus has been the Saturday of the weekend […]

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Meet Rosita Hall at Brockville's Tourism Summit

Everyone is invited to Brockville’s 2017 Tourism Summit, whether you are actively involved in the tourism industry, or not! While there will be many industry experts to share about what’s in store for 2018, you won’t want to miss a powerful message on Changes, Challenges and Choices from Canadian best-selling author, Rosita Hall. Bring your […]

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Brockville Gets Red, Hot and Blue for the Rockabilly Weekend 2017

Fans of the 50’s have a lot to be excited for this weekend! The 4-day Red Hot and Blue Rockabilly weekend starts Thursday, August 31 and runs until September 3rd. This weekend will feature tons of different 50’s themed booths including an old clothes booth, a record booth, food, antiques and some booths run by our […]

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‘Fall’ for hassle-free camping in the Thousand Islands

Looking to extend your summer? An island escape awaits you and your family this fall at Thousand Islands National Park! Summer can last a little bit longer as Thousand Islands National Park now offers a variety of fall accommodation options to meet any family’s needs, whether you’re looking for a comfortable nature experience or something […]

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Railway Tunnel FAQs

Canada’s First Railway Tunnel is now open to the public A huge crowd turned up on Saturday, August 12th to celebrate the grand re-opening of Canada’s Oldest Railway Tunnel here in Brockville, and to be the first people to walk the full length of the tunnel after the opening. Outfitted with a multi-coloured, programmable LED […]

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QUIZ: Which Brockville Island Are You?

Brockville is home to a number of islands in the 1000 Islands, each with it’s own set of characteristics. Learn more about the different islands and find out which island matches your personality the best with our fun quiz!   Find out about the features and amenities of each of Brockville’s Islands on the City […]

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The Great Waterway's "On The Way" Crew Visits Brockville

Our regional tourism organization, The Great Waterway, has embarked on a 26 day adventure from Kingston to Cornwall. They are joined by co-founder and co-owner of Improbable Escapes, HIPSTORY, and the Kingston Collective, Melissa, and actor and executive producer of Stained Tie Films Ltd, Scott. Melissa writes about her trip to the Aquatarium, Skywood, Fulford Place, a […]

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What You Need to Know About Brockville's Upcoming Rails to Trails Festival

This August, from the 10th to 13th 2017, Brockville will be celebrating Canada’s 150th in a BIG way with the Rails to Trails Festival!  Here is everything you need to know to prepare for the biggest weekend in Brockville. Rails to Trails Festival Information Spreadsheet Hours of Operation: Thursday  4:00 pm – 10:00 pm Friday […]

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The World's Largest Rubber Duck is Coming to Brockville

In preparation for the Rails to Trails Festival, August 10-13, 2017 in Brockville and the arrival of the Ontario 150 Tour and the World’s Largest Rubber Duck, we gave the owners of “The Big Duck” a call to find answers to our most pressing questions: How tall is the duck? 61 feet How much does the […]

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History can be a BLAST!

If you could go back in time, when would visit? What would you do? At Fort Wellington National Historic Site in Prescott you might find yourself time travelling to the 1800s where you can become a gunner in the Royal Artillery. Better still, they let you fire the cannon! I must admit, I signed up […]

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Brockville Loves Canada 150: Canada Day 2017

Canada Day is approaching and Brockville is hosting tons of activities for you to take part in all day long. From the opening ceremonies and cake cutting all the way to the fireworks after dark, there is non-stop fun for you and your family. We have assembled a time line below based on different participating […]

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150 Days of Brockville History

Since February, the Brockville Museum has been counting down 150 days until July 1st with a historical timeline of Brockville on their Facebook page. Part of local celebrations leading up to Canada 150, this account covers 150 years of history in 150 days. Since it is June 1st and there is only a month left, we […]

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Celebrate & Decorate for Canada 150

Enter to Win! Canada 150 “Celebrate and Decorate” Contest To celebrate Canada’s 150th Anniversary of Confederation, Brockville & 1000 Islands Tourism is challenging local residents and business owners to show their Canadian Pride by decorating their front doors, porches, and windows with red and white and to fly a Canada flag throughout the year. Your […]

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Pieces of Me

New exhibit at Fulford Place explores life during Edwardian period This spring, the Ontario Heritage Trust invites you to explore the lives of self-made millionaire and Senator George T. Fulford I (1852-1905) and his family and staff as explored in Pieces of Me, a new exhibit opening on Thursday, April 27 at Fulford Place. Inspired by […]

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Pick up the 2017 Brockville & 1000 Islands Official Visitor Guide

The staff of Brockville & 1000 Islands Tourism are proud to announce that the 2017 Official Visitor Guide and Road Map are now available in print. The cover of this year’s guide features the soon-to-reopen Brockville Railway Tunnel, Canada’s First, featuring the state of the art LED lighting display by Phillips Lighting. When construction is […]

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Celebrate Canada 150 with The Museum @ Night

Celebrate Canada 150 with The Museum @ Night Engage with the museum’s exhibits through a series of uniquely themed events after hours… the music will be playing, there will be special entertainment and hands-on activities, and food and drink will be available. Explore the museum like never before! Friday, April 28th: History or Hearsay Cafe […]

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Film Brockville presents National Canadian Film Day 150

“National Canadian Film Day 150 is a massive one-day celebration of Canadian cinema in honour of our nation’s sesquicentennial. On April 19, 2017, great Canadian movies will be available on air, online and on foot at over 1,700 screenings in cinemas, libraries, public squares and anywhere you can show a film. With free events happening across every […]

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Stay & Play Golf Package

Amidst the green terrain of the Brockville Country Club the 18 hole course at 6343 yards is not especially long to todays standards but deceptively challenging.  With considerable elevation changes, many narrow and treed fairways, challenging par 3’s, and ample sand traps and water hazards, the course can play tough. After a day on the […]

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Brockville Cruise Line Selected as one of the 10 Best Boat Tours in Canada

Recently we were proud to see 1000 Islands & Seaway Cruises out of Brockville selected as one of the 10 best boat tours in Canada as selected by The Culture Trip. We love seeing anything from Brockville make it into a top 10 list, and our local cruise line is certainly deserving of this designation. […]

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Regatta Doubles Down for 2017

The 1000 Islands Regatta is pleased to announce 54 40 and Honeymoon Suite as the headlining music acts for the 10th edition of the festival in 2017. 54 40 will perform opening night on Friday June 30th with Honeymoon Suite closing the Festival Sunday July 2nd. The 10th annual 1000 Islands Regatta will open its […]

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Brockville Loves Canada 150 – Celebrate with these special events

Brockville is set to celebrate the sesquicentennial with events all year long commemorating Canada 150. The events below are local initiatives that celebrate being a Canadian right here in Brockville with our own unique spin. 2017 Canada 150 Event Listing: March 3-5: Winter Classic Weekend: brockvillewinterclassic.com March 8: Fulford Place Speaker Series: Toys and TV […]

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Rails to Trails Festival August 10-13, 2017

Ontario supports Brockville with $120,000 for the Rails to Trails Festival The City of Brockville is proud to announce that it has been awarded full funding of $50,000 by Celebrate Ontario for this summer’s Canada 150 celebration. Combined with the ONTARIO 150 funding received last month of $70,000, Brockville’s Rails to Trails Festival is moving […]

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First Impressions Report

In 2016 Brockville had the opportunity to participate in a community exchange program. The ‘First Impressions’ program paired Brockville with Pembroke, a similarly sized community, where representatives from each city would visit the other and report back on areas that they felt were successful and appealing, as well as pointing out areas of improvement. During […]

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Family Day in Brockville 2017

This Family Day (Monday, February 20th) spend the day exploring indoors and outdoors all over town for special activities and programming planned just for that day! The Aquatarium will be offering a jam-packed day of family fun and activities on Family Day: 50% off all admissions 10:00am-11:00am: animated Storytime in the Singer Castle Library (more […]

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150 Days, 150 Years

The Brockville Museum is taking a unique approach to honour 150 years of history in Brockville during Canada’s 150th year of Confederation. Starting on February 2nd, the Museum will present 150 years in 150 days leading up to Canada Day on July 1st. A new fact, photo, or historical tidbit will be shared each day on […]

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Put your Canada 150 Spin on It!

Call for Canada 150 Events in Brockville To commemorate Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation, Brockville & 1000 Islands Tourism would like to help local residents and community groups spread the word about their upcoming Canada 150 events. Working with a volunteer committee of municipal partners including the City of Brockville, DBIA, Brockville Museum and Brockville […]

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How Brockville Celebrated the Centennial

How Brockville Celebrated the Centennial – a new exhibit at the Brockville Museum In celebration of Canada’s 150th, the Brockville Museum’s newest exhibit, “How Brockville Celebrated the Centennial” will be open on Tuesday, January 3rd. This colourful exhibit takes a light-hearted look at how Brockville and its citizens celebrated Canada’s 100th birthday. Like every other […]

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Eat, Sleep, Paintball

“Eat. Sleep. Paintball” There’s nothing like the thrill of stalking your prey and lying in wait to “dive” out of danger from our sand covered floors at the 2nd largest indoor paintball field in Ontario. Why not invite friends or family for some much deserved fun in a playing field with bunkers, bridges and 2 […]

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Discover Nearby Parks Canada Sites in 2017 for Free

Parks Canada is celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Confederation by offering free admission to all Parks Canada Places in 2017. With the sites even easier to access, this is your chance to get out and explore the natural beauty and historic sites in our region. Please note: not everything is free – camping and specialty program […]

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Experience the Outdoors in Brockville this Winter

The area surrounding Brockville is abundant in the summertime with hiking trail routes. When the ponds, lakes, and marsh areas freeze over, these trails become opportunities to pursue cross-country skiing, skating, and snowshoeing. Mac Johnson Wildlife Area, located right at the north end of Brockville, features 11km of cross-country ski trails as well as a […]

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A Look Back at 2016

In 2016 we saw a lot of new interest in visiting Brockville and the 1000 Islands. With the soft-launch of the Aquatarium in March , Brockville’s newest attraction and 1000 Islands discovery centre, just in time for March-break visitors, word spread like wildfire by news outlets, and social media about the great time being had […]

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Love is in the Air – Romantic Getaway

“LOVE IS IN THE AIR” At The Comfort Inn Brockville Treat your sweetheart to a romantic getaway package in an elegant suite that exemplifies the feeling of comfort. Whether  you are searching for a night or weekend to reconnect, upon entry to your suite you will be greeted by fresh cut roses, wine and chocolates […]

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New Year's Eve 2016 Concert Schedule

This will be the 25th year that the historic, downtown Brockville churches will host concerts on New Year’s Eve. The organizers invite you out to enjoy performances by local bands, choirs, ensembles, soloists, and musical performers. All of the churches will be open half an hour before concert time. Join us on New Year’s Eve & see […]

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Ontario Culinary Tourism Award Finalist

Brockville’s Island Breakfast Nominated for Ontario Culinary Tourism Award The ever-popular Island Breakfast on Refugee Island has become award worthy, being named among three finalists in the Ontario Culinary Tourism Event of the Year. The winner will be announced at Ontario’s Annual Tourism Summit in Ottawa to be held November 21-22 in Ottawa. The awards, […]

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Film Brockville Fall 2016 Line Up Released

Film Brockville is part of the TIFF Film Circuit which brings “the best of Canadian and international films and artists to communities across the country.” At 7:30 pm on select Wednesday nights (approximately twice monthly), these acclaimed films can be viewed at the Brockville Galaxy Cinema. The box office opens at 7:00 pm and tickets […]

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Skywood Eco Adventure Park Test Drive

Recently we got to go test drive the newly opened Skywood Eco Adventure Park, located just 10 minutes west of Downtown Brockville on the 1000 Islands Parkway. This canopy adventure park, referred to in the rest of this article simply as ‘Skywood’, is Canada’s largest aerial adventure and zipline park with activities available for all […]

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Tips and Tricks: Skywood Eco Adventure Park

Skywood Tips After our recent visit to Skywood Eco Adventure Park (read the full post here), we brainstormed a list of tips to help you make the most of your adventure: Book Ahead Since it is such a new attraction, Skywood has multiple groups reserved for any given day. Booking ahead will ensure that your […]

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Brockville Segway Tours

Tall Ships Adventures, located at the Tall Ships Landing Coastal Resort is officially up and running. Their first project, Segway tours, was launched a few days ago. For $45, you will get training on how to use the Segway and approximately a 45 minute guided tour around Blockhouse Island and the Brock Trail. The tour […]

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The Last of the Red Hot Lovers

This was my first performance to see at the Upper Canada Playhouse and it definitely made me excited to come back for more. Last of the Red Hot Lovers is a quirky, witty, fast-paced show. We watch Barney, a married, middle aged man, discover more about his life and his own marriage through his three […]

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Tips to get the most out of Brockville Ribfest

Brockville Ribfest is quickly becoming one of Brockville’s favourite annual festivals. Located on the waterfront in Hardy Park, this fun-filled-family-food-festival hosts eight ribbers including: Ribs Royale, Dinosaur BBQ, Crabby’s BBQ, Gator BBQ, Silver Bullet, Billy Bones, Camp 31, and Jack The Ribber. There are also tons of food and merchandise vendors, a bavarian garden, activities in […]

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City-Wide Scavenger Hunt!

Brockville Ribfest is almost here and Brockville & 1000 Islands Tourism has teamed up to bring you a fun contest: Find the Piggy! Here’s what it entails: Our Tourism Ambassadors are going to hide little paper piggies in and around businesses all over Brockville*. When you find one of these piggies, return it to the […]

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St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival Opens for the 2016 Season

The highly anticipated St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival opened on Saturday with ‘Julius Caesar’ to a large crowd of eager audience members. Located at the Prescott harbour at an outdoor amphitheatre, the play is perfectly located for a Roman experience, and what better way to enjoy theatre than with the beautiful St. Lawrence River as a […]

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Explore Brockville by Enjoying our Weekly Summer Events 2016

Brockville is an amazing city to visit and enjoy, especially during the summer months when hanging out by the waterfront is the best place to be. No matter which day you choose to visit Brockville, there is always something to see and do. Take advantage of the many weekly activities during the summer months to […]

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Brockville Arts Centre 2016 Pricedex Summer Series

Every summer the Brockville Arts Centre hosts a summer series of tribute artists who emulate some of the greatest musical performers of our time. This year’s series line-up includes: Legends of Las Vegas: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin featuring the Vegas North Orchestra June 29 at 8pm June 30 at 2pm & […]

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Canada Day 2016 in Brockville

Happy Canada Day! Canada Day Celebrations (and other activities on July 1st) Brockville 8:00 am Canada Day Run – 1K Kids Run – Blockhouse Island free 9:00 am Canada Day Run – 5K – Blockhouse Island Contact: 613-342-5893 swift@ripnet.com $10-$20 11:00 am-11:00 pm StrawBEARy Festival – Hardy Park Enjoy bbqs, cotton candy, strawberry shortcake, fresh strawberry smoothies, fresh […]

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Blockhouse Island

Blockhouse Island is a year-round magnet attracting people from around the world. This island gem just out into the mighty St. Lawrence River at the eastern edge of the world-famous 1000 Islands. Enjoy a stroll along the island’s Riverwalk, bring a picnic lunch or visit the island bistro. Island amenities include transient and overnight docking, […]

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Explore The Brock Trail

The Brock Trail is a paved walking and cycling path that runs along Brockville’s waterfront, extends west to St. Lawrence Park, and continues up through town to the north side of the 401 highway.k Trai Starting at the eastern end, Centeen Park is a popular park for swimming and picnicking, and is also a favourite […]

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It's Storytime

Every night at bedtime, children beg to hear a story. They are all ears as they listen to tales of pirates, soldiers, sailors and adventurers. But what if the story suddenly came to life and unfolded before their very eyes? That’s what they will have the chance to experience all summer long at Fort Wellington […]

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Vacationing in the Thousand Islands is now child’s play

The school year is drawing to a close and summer is fast approaching. Which means the time has already come to think about vacation planning. Are you looking for new ideas for spending some quality time with your family this summer, without too much hassle? You’re in luck, we’ve thought of you! After all, parents […]

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Summer 2016 Kick-Off Weekend

With sunny days approaching, Brockville is getting ready to welcome Summer with a number of kick-off events signalling the start of what should be a busy tourism season. The Brockville Farmers’ Market is having their grand opening this weekend, which is a great sign of warmer weather and summer approaching. After two months of being […]

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Aquatarium Grand Opening

Please join us in Brockville starting on Friday, May 6th to help celebrate the grand opening of Brockville’s newest waterfront attraction, The Aquatarium. Grand opening weekend calendar of events: Friday May 6 9:30am Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Outside 11:20am Smudging Ceremony Otter Habitat 11:30am Otter Feeding Time Otter Habitat 4:00pm Early Closing Saturday May 7 11:30am […]

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Brockville Farmers' Market

Winners of the Brockville and District Chamber of Commerce Tourism Award in 2015, the Brockville Farmers’ Market has been an essential part of the city’s downtown core and heritage charm. The Brockville Farmers’ Market is proud to offer 100% local produce and locally crafted products for nearly 200 years. Step outside the Brockville Tourism Office […]

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Theatre in the 1000 Islands

World Class Venue – World Class Entertainment Treat yourself to a show in one of Canada’s finest medium sized, heritage theatres in Canada. The Brockville Arts Centre presents a wide variety of top quality live entertainment year round. The 710 seat theatre is located in the heart of the historic downtown. This popular venue is […]

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Boat Cruising in the World Famous 1000 Islands

The 1000 Islands constitute an archipelago of 1864 islands that straddles the Canada-U.S. border in the St. Lawrence River as it emerges from the northeast corner of Lake Ontario. They stretch for about 80 km downstream from Kingston, Ontario. The 1864 islands range in size from over 100km2 to smaller islands occupies by a single residence, […]

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Visit the Aquatarium on your next trip to Brockville

The Aquatarium is more than just an aquarium. This leaning centre offers a full range of interactive exhibits and activities for the entire family. The Otter Experience Our furry little friends invite you to take a step out of the ordinary and explore the 1000 Islands from their point of view. These friendly water pups […]

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Brockville: City of the 1000 Islands

Situated at the eastern gateway to this famed tourism region, Brockville truly is the ‘City of the 1000 Islands’. Get up close to the islands on a traditional of high-speed adventure cruise or delve into the islands’ stories a little deeper with a visit to the Aquatarium: Brockville’s new interactive discovery centre devoted to the […]

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Brockville is known for some of the best freshwater diving in the world

Brockville has recently been named at the top of the list of the 5 best places to scuba dive in Canada Based on a poll generated by Scuba Diver Life, an online magazine out of California, scuba divers who take to the waters in Canada were invited to select their favourite places to dive. Brockville tops […]

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Explore Brockville and the 1000 Islands Region Like Never Before

Over 140 thousand units of the 2016 Brockville Visitor Guides and Maps arrived earlier today at a warehouse in Brockville ready for full distribution. Just in time for the 2016 Ottawa National Women’s Show, thousands of copies of the guides will be handed out by Brockville and 1000 Islands Tourism staff in one of Brockville’s […]

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Brockville a Top 10 Finalist for Kraft Hockeyville

Brockville’s own Rotary Park has been selected as a top 10 finalist for Kraft Hockeyville 2016. Please help support the initiative of raising a roof over the Rotary Park Rink by voting for Brockville in the final 2 rounds. The winning community will receive an NHL pre-season game and $100,000 in arena upgrades. Second prize is […]

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Aquatarium Opening March 1st

The much anticipated new Brockville attraction, the Aquatarium, announced today that they will be opening on March 1st, 2016. Hot on the heels of a video released yesterday showing the “stars” of the Aquatarium, the river otters, making themselves at home in their new habitat, this announcement shows that all of the final pieces have come […]

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New Tree Canopy Skywood Eco Adventure Park

New Tree Canopy, Skywood Eco Adventure Park, Coming to the 1000 Islands The St. Lawrence Parks Commission announced that it will be revitalizing its old Brown’s Bay Campground on the 1000 Islands Parkway (only 10 minutes West of Brockville) with the installation of a new tree canopy eco adventure park providing guests the opportunity to […]

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Family Day 2016 Activities

Enjoy Monday, February 15th with your family as you enjoy a day free from work and school. Family-friendly businesses and community groups around Brockville open their doors and invite you to share Family Day with them this year. From indoor to outdoor options, there are lots of activities to choose from around town this upcoming […]

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Brockville Makes It Into the Top 10

We always love finding mentions of Brockville across the internet, helping us to expose a wider audience to our city’s charms and appeal. This week we had the honour of being featured as one of Expedia.ca’s “10 Canadian Cities You Must Visit in 2016” appearing alongside Nanaimo BC, Halifax NS, and Jasper AB. Brockville is joining […]

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Support Brockville's Bid to Become 2016's Kraft Hockeyville

The Brockville Winter Classic Committee and the Brockville Rotary Park Revitalization Committee are asking for your help to make Rotary Park “Kraft Hockeyville” Brockville is hoping to win the coveted Hockeyville title and a $100,000 prize, which would go towards the cost of a $500,000 roof over the Rotary Park ice pad.   Update: Thanks […]

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Upper Canada Playhouse 2016 Season Announcement

Playhouse Announces Exciting New Season The Upper Canada Playhouse has released its new 2016 Season and patrons began lining up in the parking lot from 6:15 AM onwards on November 9th to get their Flex Passes and favourite seats. The Playhouse remains the entertainment choice of thousands of local and visiting audience who look to […]

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Become a Brockville Arts Centre VIP

The Brockville Arts Centre wants to show you what being a VIP is all about Brockville Arts Centre VIP Members will be offered the best perks, the best service, and the best seats! Best Seats: Get advance notification of new shows. Buy your tickets early, before they go on sale to the public Two free non-alcoholic […]

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New Year's Eve Concert Schedule

Please note: below is the 2015 event info. For 2016 information, please click here Held annually in various churches in historic, downtown Brockville, the organizers invite you out to enjoy concerts and performances by local bands, choirs, ensembles, soloists, and musical performers. All of the churches will be open half an hour before concert time. 6:00-6:45 County […]

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Holiday Happenings in Downtown Brockville

There’s something for everyone this holiday season in Downtown Brockville! Experience the magic of the season on a horse-drawn sleigh ride around Blockhouse Island, have breakfast with Santa, visit with his reindeer, and support local businesses all in one spot! With a wide range of independent businesses you can find the latest in fashions, housewares, […]

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2016 Pricedex Summer Theatre Series

Tickets on Sale Now The Brockville Arts Centre is pleased to present their 2016 Pricedex  Summer Theatre Series. With a mix of new faces and old favourites, there is something for every taste. Read below to find out who will be performing next summer in Brockville, and when they will be here. Legends of Las […]

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Victorian Christmas at Fulford Place

On November 22, get in the holiday spirit – Victorian style. Come to the Victorian Christmas at Fulford Place for holiday shopping, tasty treats and tours of this beautifully decorated mansion. Bring the whole family for a photo with Victorian Santa, and enjoy live music while browsing jewelry, décor and other gifts hand-made by local […]

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The St. Lawrence International Film Festival Chooses Brockville as Film Site

The St. Lawrence International Film Festival will take you beyond all borders from Ottawa and Brockville in Canada, to Canton and Potsdam in New York.  The St. Lawrence International Film Festival is an annual world-class event established to showcase the best in new and classic films to a worldwide audience in the picturesque St. Lawrence […]

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7th Annual Tourism Summit

Brockville & 1000 Islands Tourism presents the 7th Annual Tourism Summit Wednesday, October 14, 2015 8:30am-12:30pm  at the Aquatarium Investment: $30 includes HST Refreshments and a light lunch will be provided Summit Highlights: Guided Tour of the Aquatarium Interesting speakers and topics that effect you 2016 Brockville Tourism Marketing Package Great Networking Opportunities Prizes The […]

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End of Summer Fun

Written by Summer Student Tourism Ambassador Serena The dog days are upon us, and soon over.  With the new school year fast approaching, you’ll want to take advantage of the last few weeks you have with your kids before you have to start waking up before the sun rises, packing lunches like it’s your second […]

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Shop Local, Shop Fresh

Written by Summer Student Tourism Ambassador Hillary There’s nothing more refreshing than getting to work just before 8 a.m. on a Saturday morning and hearing the hustle and bustle on our usually quiet street of a variety of vendors setting up shop. The Brockville Farmers’ Market runs from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. every Tuesday, Thursday, and […]

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Take a Hike!

Written by Summer Student Tourism Ambassador Serena With one more month of summer left and fall following close behind, it’s time to take advantage of the gorgeous weather and explore your very own backyard, or the Leeds and Grenville region, that is.  There are a several trails, beaches, and parks in the area that should […]

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Theatre for the Thousands

Written by Summer Student Tourism Ambassador Serena As an avid theatre-participant, I am always looking for a good show to watch in my spare time.  Thankfully, we live in a region that is not only known for its 1000 Islands but it is also a thriving nest of theatre.  Live theatre is displayed throughout the […]

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1000 Islands Tasting Tours

Experiencing Brockville’s diverse dining scene has never been so easy!  Brockville is host to a wide range of great restaurants that can please almost any palate and budget. These include everything from award winning fine dining establishments that feature some of the best chefs to some fabulous hidden spots off the beaten tourist path. But like any unfamiliar place, […]

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The Upper Canada Playhouse

The Upper Canada Playhouse is located in a former Toothbrush and Argyle Sock Factory, converted to a charming, intimate, climate-controlled, accessible and totally-equipped theatre with plenty of parking, licensed canteen and state of the art seating where everyone’s close to the action. Located in the quaint Village of Morrisburg, Ontario, on the picturesque St. Lawrence […]

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Discover Brockville's Star Attractions

Plan your perfect 1000 Islands getaway by exploring the many attractions, festivals and events that will make your visit to Brockville one to remember. One of the most picturesque areas in the world, the 1000 Islands is world famous for its beauty, rich landscape, compelling history, and its many waterfront attractions and events. Crystal clear […]

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Brockville Ribfest Accommodation Package

What better way to spend your day or a weekend, join us in the 1000 Islands as the Big Brothers Big Sisters present Brockville with their Fun Filled Family Food Festival at Brockville Ribfest! This is a festival you can’t afford to miss, held in Hardy Park on the banks of the St. Lawrence River, […]

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Visit an Island

The City of Brockville owns and manages a group of islands in the St. Lawrence River for conservation and public enjoyment. Part of the world-famous 1000 Islands, they contribute to the scenic and ecological character of an important tourist area and provide valuable recreational opportunities to residents and visitors alike. Check out this great new […]

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The Ultimate Euphoria Full Day Pamper Package

The Ultimate Euphoria Healing Mandarin-Honey Body Glow (Indulge your senses. Mandarin juices are infused with the detoxifying, energizing and healing properties of warm honey and blended with French sea salts. A staple of ancient Egyptians honey contains an abundance of vitamins and minerals which is a natural antiseptic, anti inflammatory and will boost immune systems. […]

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Maplehurst Manor

Maplehurst Manor is a magnificent Victorian Mansion overlooking the beautiful St Lawrence River. Built in 1827 by an English Lord, Maplehurst Manor is considered one of Brockville’s Premier properties, offering guests a lovely setting in the renowned charm of the 1000 islands area. Maplehurst Manor offers 3 spacious and authentic Victorian-style suites, each one uniquely […]

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