Ontario Maple Events 2017

OMSPA_Logo_200Ontario maple producers are proud to bring to you the very finest pure maple syrup. Look for our new Sweet Ontario brand and support the local producer in your area.  We encourage everyone to develop a relationship with a local producer so you can get the exact grade and product that suits your palate the best. An excellent sweetener for your daily pleasures, maple syrup and related maple products are nutritious and natural and our producer members work hard at making high quality great tasting maple syrup.  Visit us at www.ontariomaple.com to find your local Ontario producer and enjoy maple syrup in your everyday diet…a taste of spring all year round.

 

Events

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April 1 – 2, 2017 from 10am to 4pm
Maple Weekend
The Ontario Maple Syrup Producers’ Association will be hosting the second annual Ontario Maple Weekend on April 1 – 2, 2017 from 10am to 4pm. Participants in Maple Weekend can be found across the province in a number of maple syrup producing areas. We want to give you a first-hand opportunity to see how maple products are produced, from tree to table, along with the chance to taste and purchase quality maple products. Visit our website for more information and locations – www.mapleweekend.ca

 

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March 4 to April 2, 2017
Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival
The annual Sugar Bush Maple Syrup Festival is a truly Canadian experience with over 45,000 visitors attending each year. The festival runs at the Kortright Centre for Conservation in Woodbridge, Ontario and at Bruce’s Mill Conservation Area in Stouffville, Ontario. Sponsored by Toronto and Region Conservation. Visit our website for more information – www.maplesyrupfest.com

 

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Purple Woods Maple Syrup Festival
With the approach of spring a person may be sure of two things: birds will be singing and pancakes will be flipping at the Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority’s Annual Maple Syrup Festival, Purple Woods Conservation Area in Oshawa, Ontario. A visit to the Festival makes a great family outing! Visit our website for more information – www.cloca.com/msf/index.html

 

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Maple in the County
Prince Edward County, Ontario welcomes you to the centuries-old tradition of sap gathering and syrup production. Each year our community greets spring with Maple in the County. Over eight thousand visitors and locals enjoy the sweet treats of March in this self-directed, two-day celebration, with pancake breakfasts, tours of maple bushes, sugar shack demonstrations, music, dancing, shopping, fine dining, family activities, and so much more. Visit our website for more information – http://mapleinthecounty.ca

 

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Elmira Maple Syrup Festival
Recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records as the largest maple festival the Elmira Maple Syrup Festival builds and strengthens community spirit through the involvement of a large number of area residents in the planning and operation of a one day festival. Participation in a fun filled day supported by 2000+ volunteers raises funds to support local charities and non-profit organizations. Since 1965, the Festival continues to promote our community, surrounding areas, and local maple syrup producers. Visit our website for more information – www.elmiramaplesyrup.com

 

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Sunderland Maple Syrup Festival
People travel great distances each year to see what riches the little town of Sunderland, Ontario has to offer. They come to join in the festival fun and to be part of a small town community filled with love, drive and spirit. Everyone enjoys the exciting variety of events taking place during the festival weekend. Visit our website for more information – http://maplesyrupfestival.ca

 

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Saugeen Bluffs Maple Syrup Festival
A local tradition for over 35 years! Enjoy hot-off-the-grill pancakes and sausage, made at the pancake house by the Paisley Kinsmen both days. Of course, the meals wouldn’t be complete without a serving of real maple syrup, made locally by Voisin’s Maple Syrup Products. The Kinsmen offer different sized portions, depending on your appetite, mmmm! Saugeen Bluffs Conservation Area is located 8 km north of Paisley off of Bruce County Rd. #3. Visit our website for more information – www.saugeenconservation.com/maplesyrup.php

 

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Holstein Maplefest
The Holstein Maplefest takes place in a 40 acre working sugar bush located in Holstein, Ontario. Elementary school kids and under get in free. All day Pancake and Sausage Breakfast is served daily. Kids can build a birdhouse (Saturday Only). Free craft sale with over 20 vendors. Continuous Entertainment ALL DAY LONG featuring: Canadian Raptor Conservancy, Dickie Bird, Val E. Joy and Team K9. Over 30 great demonstrations and displays including Fergus Highlands Pipe Band, Blacksmith, Taffy Pull, Candle Making, Ice Cream Making, Catapults and lots more!! Visit our website for more information – www.holsteinmaplefest.com

 

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Powassan Maple Syrup Festival
Looking ahead to the Powassan Maple Syrup Festival in Ontario, the organizing committee is committed to providing another high quality festival experience that previous visitors have become accustomed to. Be sure to mark the 3rd Saturday of April as the day for the Festival. Please visit our website for festival events and updates – www.powassansyrupfestival.ca

 

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Elmvale Maple Syrup Festival
Every year the sleepy town of Elmvale, Ontario explodes in a celebration of Nature’s rites of Spring – the running of liquid gold – Ontario Pure Maple Syrup. The town transforms into a shoppers’ mall. Vendors line the streets with offerings of maple syrup, food galore, book sales, collectible sales among other country treasures. Don’t miss the Sugar Shack at the east end of town where you can get information, directions, tickets for the bus to the sugarbush tours as well as your copy of the Festival Directory. Lots of great maple syrup recipes here!! As you approach the Community Hall, you’ll smell the delicious aroma of pancakes and sausages- our all day pancake breakfast, a must for all visitors. As you chow down on this delicious fare, enjoy the sweet sounds of North of 50. Visit our website for more information – www.emsf.ca

 

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Perth Festival of the Maples
The grand finale to the month-long maple celebration takes place in downtown Perth, Ontario. Maple products and taffy sales, displays of maple syrup production, maple awards, entertainment, midway, pony rides, petting zoo & children’s activities. Live musical entertainment, over 100 Craft & Artisan Vendors, Food Vendors, Classic Antique Car Display, Emergency Services Safety Demonstrations. Visit our website for more information – www.ldmspa.com/perth.html