Begin your adventure by discovering Brantford’s 70km of natural trails to hike, run or bike along. Many of Brantford’s historic sites are also located alongside these trails, or can be easily accessed from them. The Hub of Ontario Trails connects you to Hamilton, Port Dover, Cambridge and beyond.
Rest and relax on the outdoor patio at Sociable Kitchen + Tavern and take in the casual and modern atmosphere, ever-changing menu and their extensive craft beer list.
Nearby, you’ll find Dairee Delite is a 50’s style walk-up ice cream shop with an assortment of cool treats and a fixture in the Brantford community. Choose from a long list of frozen treats, from ice cream cones to banana splits, or design your own sundae with all your favourite toppings.
Travel to Victoria Park located in downtown Brantford and view the Captain Joseph Thayendanega Brant monument. Be on the lookout for Brantford’s Grand Exhibit, twelve to scale reproductions of artwork from Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant’s permanent collection. Spend time touring Brantford’s downtown, home to many outdoor public art pieces, local shops and restaurants.
Pick up a pizza with all your favourite toppings from Maria’s Original Pizza, a family-owned business that has been serving Brantford for over 50 years. Their classic family recipes have been passed down through generations and are a great option for take home or to enjoy at one of the many parks and greenspaces in Brantford.