Local Area Attractions
Cricklewood Farms and Corn Maze
Family fun with 10 acres of apple orchard, corn maze, straw mountain, baked goods, etc.
Cricklewood Farm is a scenic 8-acre apple orchard located along the north and eastern shore of Lake Ontario. The farm has been in the family for more than 150 years.
Corn Maze opens again
Sat. July 28 - Nov. 4, 2012
9:30 am - 4:30 pm Sun - Fri
9:30 am - 6:00 pm Sat
Brighton Farmers' Market
Brighton Farmers' Market Brighton Farmers' Market is in Proctor Street, Brighton Ontario, Canada May - October Saturdays 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. If you are looking for farm fresh produce and meats, home made preserves and baking, as well as hand made crafts and artwork the Brighton Farmers' Market is the place to be! The Brighton Farmers' Market strives to have only local produce and crafts people represented giving you a taste and experience unique to Brighton. Vendors who sell only produce from their own farms, kitchens or workshops are clearly identified by a bright yellow sign stating they are a Verified Producer. Verified Producers have had a visit to their premises by a peer review committee to confirm that they indeed have produced the products they sell. So come out and see us! Ask if it's local. Ask if it's fresh. The answer will be Yes!! Local Farmers Feedin' Local Folks! Buy Local... or bye Local!
Presquile Park Beach and Sandbanks
Two of Ontarios nicest beaches run by the provincial parks. Small fee to enter. Nature walks and childrens programs available.
Proctor House Museum and Barn Theatre
Tour this wonderfully preserved Colonial mansion with its new 5-carriage shed and beautifully landscaped grounds. Open 10 am to 4 pm Monday-Friday, Saturday-Sunday 1 pm-4 pm, July and August. Group tours available http://proctorhousemuseum.ca/
Also visit the Proctor House Barn Theatre, and enjoy air conditioned productions in the new barn or open air concerts and plays
Local Area EventsListing Calendar
Apple Blossom Tyme Festival May 24-25
Apple Blossom Tyme Festival May 24 & 25, 2014--Colborne-Cramahe Apple Blossom Tyme Festival is a fun and friendly community festival in the village of Colborne that happens on the last weekend in May each year. The festival welcomes everyone to experience the village and surrounding area in springtime, when there are wonderful apple orchards with beautiful and fragrant blossoms to enjoy. In the village, there is a collection of local vendors and food to sample along with vintage cars and tractors on display, a soap box derby race, a midway, baking contests, a competitive and fun spelling bee, and lots of other contests and activities.
Doors Open Ontario in Northumberland June 7 & 8
Take a step back in history at Doors Open Ontario in Northumberland, June 7 & 8, 2014. The Doors Open concept is a simple one: buildings of architectural and historical significance, many of which are not normally open to the public, open their doors to visitors for a day or the weekend. Many provide guided tours, special exhibits, displays or performances. All free of charge.