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Stratford and Area Farmers’ Markets

Stratford and Area Farmers’ Markets

Indulge in a simple, restful and colourful weekend by visiting the farmers’ markets surrounding Stratford. Whether you’re an avid cook, antique shopper or you just like to peruse trinkets and treats, Stratford’s many great indoor and outdoor markets are great places to take advantage of our region’s bounty.

There’s no better way to spend the day than discovering what the immense efforts of countless artisans and farmers’ produce for our region’s locals and visitors to enjoy. Plan to unwind in and around Stratford, as you take part in a tradition of good food and great company. read more

Breweries and Distilleries in Stratford, Ontario

Breweries and Distilleries in Stratford, Ontario

For beer and spirit enthusiasts, a trip to Stratford is a must. Stratford has long been known for its robust and active culinary scene, and in recent years has been complemented by a growing number of craft breweries and distilleries. For a perfectly quaint brewery and distillery day trip in Ontario, be sure to add the region of Stratford to your list. Here’s a look at some local Stratford breweries and distilleries you can’t miss: read more

Golfing in and around Stratford, Ontario

Golfing in and around Stratford, Ontario

Stratford is a beautiful town surrounded by gorgeous golf courses, so it’s the perfect location to book your next golf getaway and then sample multiple fairways, greens and exceptional dining experiences.

Below, we explore several of the area’s best golf courses, so you can get an idea as to where you’d like to take your first swing and make your last putt during your visit to Stratford. After the big game(s), The Parlour Inn looks forward to welcoming you into our celebrated steakhouse and charming accommodations, so you can be well rested for another go at the green the next day. read more