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You Can Take Free Horse Drawn Trolley Rides At St. Jacobs Sparkles

Narcity Oct. 8, 2019 – As the most magical time of the year draws near, towns and cities alike are transforming into sparkling wonderlands filled with holiday cheer. St. Jacobs Sparkles Christmas Festival is happening in November, and it’s lighting up the season in all the best ways.

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Hike, Bike, Walk: #ExploreWR Trails this Fall

Waterloo Region is home to scenic rural and urban trails that beckon you to get out and explore them at any time of year. The trails you’ll find here are as varied as the region itself, and are great for hiking, cycling, walking as well as other modes of active transportation.

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Be In the Picture at Sheepdog Animation!

SheepDog Animation invites you to find out about the animation, digital media, 2 and 3D digital animation classes as well as others at their annual Open House August 29-31 at their studio in Waterloo. The Open House will also mark the grand opening of SheepDog’s new Magna & Animation Supplies Store.

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Spectrum Exhibit boosts Attendance at THEMUSEUM

Posted August 27, 2019 on kitchenertoday.com – Despite the seemingly never-ending ION construction in downtown Kitchener, THEMUSEUM saw 89,000 visitors during their fiscal year which ended in June, making 2019 their second busiest year since opening.

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5 Waterparks in Ontario You and Your Teen Will Love

August 21, 2019 – The heat is on, and for those of us who don’t own a cottage or backyard pool, waterparks are a great way to keep cool and have some fun with your teens in the process. Bingemans Big Splash has 11 water slides and a large wave pool with lots of open space for playing frisbee.

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The Weather Network ‘Paddles’ into Bingemans

The sun was shining as The Weather Network paid a visit to Bingemans July 31 and August 1, 2019. Reporter Rachel Schoutsen had the opportunity to ride the waterslides at Big Splash, and enjoy a kayak ride along the Grand River.

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A Snapshot of Summer in Waterloo Region

Welcome to summertime in Waterloo Region! Time to get the family together and discover all of the fun things that are waiting for you. Whether you’re looking for active adventures or a more relaxed experience, we’ve got you covered.

Railway and Wagon Rides

Posted June 14th, 2019 in The Waterloo Region Rural Post
Waterloo Central Railway and Elmira Wagon Rides are thrilled to partner again this year offering visitors a train ride to Elmira along with a tractor pulled wagon ride into town.

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KultrĂşn World Music Festival 2019

Each summer, Waterloo Region welcomes visitors from around the globe, as the Kultrún World Music Festival takes place in Kitchener’s Victoria Park. Kultrún is dubbed the Region’s largest annual outdoor dance party and features top talent from around the world, while celebrating cultural diversity.

Oh Canada! Celebrate Canada Day in Waterloo Region 2019

Canada is set to celebrate its 152nd birthday on July 1st, and you’re invited to the party! There’s a lot happening in Waterloo Region on Canada Day: from live performances and family fun to fireworks, here’s where you’ll find the celebrations happening as you #ExploreWR! 

Celebrate Dad! Father’s Day Ideas 2019

Whether your dad is into sports, enjoys a night on the town, likes to sit down to a great meal or hoist a glass of locally crafted beer, you can find just the right way to celebrate him this Father’s Day right here in Waterloo Region.

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Treat your Mom: Mother’s Day 2019

May 12th, 2019 is Mother’s Day – a time to honour moms, and those mother-figures in our lives who do so much for us! Looking for ways to show your mom how special she is? While nothing can replace a preschooler’s homemade card or a macaroni picture frame, here are some ideas on how to spoil Mom

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Victoria Day Weekend is a Great Time to #ExploreWR!

Victoria Day long weekend marks the unofficial start to summer for most people, and it’s a great time to get out and celebrate in Waterloo Region! There are lots of events happening indoors and out. Whether you’re looking to be active, or to kick back and relax, here are some suggestions.

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