Southwestern Ontario

 

Paris Lions Maple Syrup Festival

The Maple Syrup Festival is coming Saturday April 11, 2015!

This year we will be located on the main street of Paris between William and Mechanic Street. There will be no vehicle traffic, so feel free to bring the young ones!

Schedule of Events

7 am - Food service with Pancakes with Maple Syrup, Sausage, and beverages

7 am 3 pm - Wood carving demonstration, Maple Candy making demonstration

Local businesses will line Grand River Street showcasing their many maple syrup products, crafts, merchandise and food.

Lots of parking is available off Broadway Street, along Mechanic, Broadway and West River Streets in designated areas

For more information visit the website:

http://parislions.ca/

 

Kemble Maple Syrup Tour

April 11, 2015 is the day for the 6th Annual Kemble Maple Syrup Tour and Art Sale

New evening event-Contra Dance with music by Scatter the Cats, Kemble United Church Sanctuary, 7:30 pm. Call to reserve tickets 519-371-9128
This is an opportunity for the public to visit several local farms and see different ways Maple Syrup is produced in the Georgian Bluffs. Set ups range from a homemade evaporator processing sap from 35 taps, for personal consumption, all the way up to Miners Maple Syrup Products with 6200 taps on a vacuum system and using reverse osmosis. There are lots of animals to meet along the way including elk, sheep, livestock guardian dogs, border collies, chickens and highland cattle to name a few. New this year is a new high efficiency electric evaporator at Regal Point and new further processing facility at Miners Maple products. The tour stops are open from 9 to 4. The well received Art show and sale is returning and is now in the Kemble United Church so you can enjoy at the same stop as your meal. A fantastic all day maple infused meal is included in the one price passport. Menu items include pancakes, peameal bacon, pulled pork, home baked beans and more!
Visitors from past tours tell us they really enjoy the fabulous food, visiting the different farms, the friendly people they met along the way and seeing the different ways Maple Syrup is made.
Your tour passport allows you to choose your route as you visit producers and enjoy the meal included in the low passport price. Kitchen is open from 8-3.
Passport Prices: Adults $15, Children 6-12 $10, under 6 free
Family Passport;, 2 adults and their dependent children under 12 $40.
The Kemble Maple Syrup Tour and Arts in the Church is a Fundraising and Community Building Event for the Kemble Sarawak Zion Keppel United Churches.
For passport sales locations please visit www.kembleunitedchurches.ca or call 519-372-6580

 

Springwater Maple Syrup Festival

Open weekends in March beginning March 8th and All of March Break from 10am-3pm each day
Special Day: Children’s Festival on March 22nd!


Enjoy interpretive wagon rides through the Carolinian Springwater Forest. Tour the old-fashioned sugar shanty for demonstrations on maple syrup production. Partake in a complimentary tasting of our maple products which are available for sale. Bring the whole family out and meet Smokey the Bear. Dine at the pancake house which is operated by local community organizations.

For more information, contact 519-773-9037 or visit the website: www.catfishcreek.ca

 

Bronte Creek's Annual Maple Syrup Festival

Fresh Ontario maple syrup begins flowing at Bronte Creek Provincial Park each March when the park's annual Maple Syrup Festival gets under way. The maple syrup festivities are open to the public from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. every weekend in March and from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily through March Break (March 14-18th).

Enjoy a guided tour of the Maple Lane, where 1890s costumed interpreters demonstrate how to tap maple trees, make maple syrup and maple sugar. View artifacts in the maple museum or tour the 100-year-old Spruce Lane Farmhouse. Be sure to browse through the maple products and souvenirs available in the Maple Gift Shoppe and pick up a bottle of syrup to take home. Hop on a wagon that will take you to a heated pancake house where you can enjoy fresh, hot pancakes with pure maple syrup and sausages, served up throughout the festival hours.

Daily Vehicle Permits rates apply and meals are extra. For more information call 905-827-6911 or www.BronteCreek.org.

 

Ipperwash Maple Syrup Festival

Annual Maple Syrup Festival

At Williamson Farms: 7739 Lakeshore Rd., Hwy 21, north of Forest: Hayrides, Maple Syrup Bush Tours, Sugar Shanty Tours, Maple Syrup, Maple Candy Floss and more in the Farm Store and Sugar Shanty.

Saturday and Sunday March 15-16th, 2014 and March 22-23rd, 2014

All you can eat pancake breakfast by Forest Kiwanis served from 8:30 - 2:00 at the Legacy Centre Thedford, ON.

Call: 519-243-2961 or 226-520-0144 for information.

www.williamsonfarms.ca

Come and get a taste of Spring!

 

Annual Maple Festival at Crinklaw's Sugar Bush

Celebrate Spring at the Annual Maple Festival

Festival Dates: Saturday March 21, 2015 and Sunday March 22, 2015.
Time: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm (meal available until 2 pm.)

Maple products for sale, free samples, tours of production facility, displays, sugar on snow, farm store, horse drawn wagon rides and meal offered.

Directions: Travel Wonderland Rd. S. over the 402 highway (at exit #100)and watch for the signs to Crinklaw's Sugar Bush (Lambeth/London).


www.crinklawmaplesyrup.com

519-457-4550 for the most up to date information.

 


KINSMEN FANSHAWE SUGAR BUSH

Operated by the Kinsmen Club of Greater London since 1972
21201C Lakeside Dr. Thorndale, Ontario
Check out our new Maple Miracles video

Kinsmen Fanshawe Sugar Bush Family Day

Enthusiastic visitors are invited to join us Family Day at the Kinsmen Fanshawe Sugar Bush, Family Day in February , from 11 am - 3 pm. Free admittance! Bring your family and friends to "Tap Maple Trees"! Bring your family and friends to experience the Canadian outdoors at a working Sugar Bush!

Kinsmen Fanshawe Sugar Bush Maple Festival
Enjoy guided tours, demonstrations and displays. Sample Maple syrup and other Maple Products and visit the Sugar Shack. We provide a complete maple syrup tour, starting with the methods used by the natives to the modern day evaporator.

The Kinsmen Fanshawe Sugar Bush Maple Festivals offers different entertainers and artisans each year.

Every weekend in March and ALL of March Break 9:00 am - 4:00 pm., school tours may be booked starting in January; featuring a guided walking tour; please check website for dates and extra value items for teachers.

Contact: Kinsmen Fanshawe Sugar Bush Hotline (519) 461-1073
greaterlondonkinsmenclub@primus.ca
http://www.kinsmenfanshawesugarbush.com/

 


Old-Tyme Maple Syrup Festival

Saugeen Bluffs Conservation Area

4 km north of Paisley, Ontario
(519) 367-3040 or publicinfo@svca.on.ca
Hosted by the Saugeen Valley Conservation Foundation - www.svca.on.ca

Come out to the largest outdoor maple festival in Grey Bruce. Horse-drawn wagon rides, a full pioneer encampment, maple games, pancake meals with real maple syrup, sugar shanty demonstrations, exhibits and live entertainment. Main attractions this year consist of the Incredible World of Bugs, sponsored by ORKIN, Creature Quest and the Grey Bruce Tree Workers who will be climbing the trees at the park to see how high they can tap a maple tree!

Admission is $8.00 / adult and $3.00 / child. Preschoolers free.