A Mennonite horse and buggy driving along a rural, gravel road in Woolwich Township. There are white clouds in the blue summer sky, and green trees and fields in the background

A traditional Mennonite horse and buggy travelling in Woolwich Township

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Welcome to Waterloo Region! From scenic rural landscapes and Mennonite farms that harken back to a simpler time, to vibrant, urban cities in one of the fastest growing communities in Canada, we invite you to come and see what Waterloo Region has to offer.

Looking for great story ideas? We are happy to help you find the perfect narrative for your audience, and can connect you with the people, attractions and events to bring it to life.

Explore Waterloo Region can help develop an itinerary, as well as coordinate accommodations, attraction admissions, outdoor activities, interviews, ground transportation, meals and more.

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Ready to #ExploreWR? Download our Media Guidelines and Media Submission Form. Media interested in visiting Waterloo Region should complete this form at least six weeks in advance of the visit.

We consider each media visit request individually to ensure it meets the strategic direction of Explore Waterloo Region’s Travel Media program. All media requests will be reviewed and contacted for follow up.

Media Guidelines

Susan Cook-Scheerer
Content and Media Liaison
Waterloo Regional Tourism Marketing Corporation
Suite 100 – 151 Charles Street West
Kitchener, ON  N2G 1H6
email. [email protected]

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