Life in Durham Region

July 21, 2020

Shop Local and Enjoy Delicious Food

The farmers’ markets are back. Check out local fruits, vegetables, baked goods, and all sorts of goodies. Check them out: Almost every day is market day in Durham during the summer with farmers’ markets throughout the region offering up fresh […]
May 23, 2020

Fresh and Wholesome From The Farm

Welcome to one of my favorite times of year: farmer’s market time. Unfortunately, this year we have had to find new ways to get farm-fresh produce. Check out the virtual farmer’s market to support local:In Pickering: https://www.pickering.ca/en/FarmersMarket.aspx In Whitby: https://www.whitbyfarmersmarket.ca/ […]
March 1, 2020

Sweeten Up Your March

Sweeten up your March with a Maple Syrup Festival Source: https://www.durham.ca/en/tourism/index.aspx One thing you can expect to see this March in Durham Region is an abundance of maple syrup festivals. Sugarbush demonstrations, wagon rides, and maple syrup samples are some […]
November 15, 2019

Celebrate Our Local Crops

With the snow starting to cover our land, the farmers are perhaps resting as the soil. We are so blessed to live in one of the best agricultural regions in the country. With so much talk about paving over our […]
October 29, 2019

Check Out Our Local Art Scene

Whitby’s Station Gallery (SG) is celebrating a milestone this year– it’s 30 years old! Engaging exhibitions, family art days and fun community events have kept this gallery in the surrounding community’s hearts. From its humble beginnings in the relocated Grand […]
September 20, 2019

The Harvest Is Bountiful

With some of the best farmland in the world, Durham Region is bursting with fresh from the farm goodness. Take your pick for these local farmers on Durham Farm Fresh. Fall is here! While the end of summer brings cooler […]
July 20, 2019

Thomas TheTank Engine is Coming To Town

Ride along with the York-Durham Heritage Railway this summer. Join Winnie and friends for a ride through the Oak Ridges Moraine on July 7. Solve a murder mystery on-board the train on July 11 and 18. Cool down on ice […]
May 22, 2019

Food Truck Frenzy is On in Whitby

Check this out: WHITBY — As the weather begins to warm up, thoughts soon turn to a frenzy. A Food Truck Frenzy, that is! Organized by the Rotary Club of Whitby, the Food Truck Frenzy will take place on May […]
April 22, 2019

Bring Out Your Inner Rascal: It’s time for Huck Finn Fishing Day

On a beautiful spring day in Uxbridge, bring out your rods and hook yourself a trout. April 27th is the date this year Look here for the details: