Posts Tagged ‘canada festivals’

Destination…Halloween!

Posted on October 15th, 2014 by Wendy Boulay

  Destination Halloween! One of the most fun-filled times of the year to travel to Canada is during the autumn months. Beautiful bright foliage erupts as Mother Nature prepares for the coming winter, and as the temperatures begin to decline towards late October, the fallen leaves are also the perfect setting for a spooky Halloween! […]

Toronto International Film Festival!

Posted on August 28th, 2014 by Wendy Boulay

  Toronto International Film Festival! Get ready movie enthusiasts, the Toronto International Film Festival is coming! From September 4 through to September 14th, 2014, cinematic performances from around the world can be seen in the largest city in Canada: Toronto! Famous celebrities can be seen walking the festival and attending screenings, which many people come […]

The Best of Canada’s Summer – 2014 Upcoming Festivals!

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by Wendy Boulay

The Best of Canada’s Summer – 2014 Upcoming Festivals! Considering Canada’s reputation for its long, cold and icy winters, it’s not surprising that Canadians across the country come out in droves when the hot and humid summer months finally appear, shedding parkas and winter boots for tank tops, shorts, and flip-flop sandals! Some of the […]

Montreal Grand Prix – The Festival to Kick Off Summer!

Posted on May 29th, 2014 by Wendy Boulay

  Montreal Grand Prix – The Festival to Kick Off Summer! One of the greatest aspects of summertime in Canada are the many festivals that we hold, and June can be considered the unofficial kick off month for the events. One of the biggest festivals in June is the Montreal Grand Prix – a must see […]

Maple Sugar Festival

Posted on March 24th, 2014 by Wendy Boulay

Spring has sprung and that means maple sugar season! Canadians have long honoured the tradition of visiting the sugar shack during the springtime, and the Richelieu Park’s Sugar Shack is holding a Maple Sugar Festival. Located in Ottawa, Ontario, the Richelieu Sugar Shack taps 1000 trees every year in order to produce approximately 400 litres […]

The Canadian Tulip Festival

Posted on January 20th, 2014 by Kathleen C

For over 60 years, Ottawa has hosted the world’s largest tulip festival in the nation’s capital. The festival, lasting from May 9 to 19, 2014 is a tribute to Canada’s role in liberating the Dutch during World War II. The Canadian government welcomed the Dutch Royal Family with open arms during the German occupation of […]