Best Spring Festivals in Ontario
The weather is finally showing signs of spring, it’s time for drivers to start getting back out on the road! What better way to experience the beautiful spring weather than a road trip to a spring festival in Ontario?
Where: Bowmanville, Ontario
When: May 5, 2018
Maple syrup season isn’t over yet! Pack up the whole family and take a trip to beautiful downtown Bowmanville for their Maple Festival. Choose from some of the best maple treats including donuts, cheese, candy, fudge and more. Craft and food vendors will also line the streets. Admission is free!
Canadian Tulip Festival
Where: Ottawa, Ontario
When: May 11 – 21, 2018
You don’t have to go all the way to Amsterdam to see beautiful displays of tulips. Head to Canada’s capital for a gorgeous display of over 1 million tulips across four locations in the city. The festival also features hundreds of performers, artists, activities and attractions for the whole family.
May Long Weekend at Blue Mountain Village
Where: Collingwood, Ontario
When: May 19 – 21, 2018
Spending the May long weekend at Blue Mountain Village is a great way to kick-off the start of the summer season! There will be a variety of family-friendly activities all weekend, so keep checking their website for updates.
Where: Guelph, Ontario
When: May 25 – June 15, 2018
Love classical music? This annual music festival in Guelph features classical musical performances from some of the most talented classical musicians around. You can buy tickets for a single performance, or for all four!
Beeton Honey & Garden Festival
Where: Beeton, Ontario
When: May 26, 2018
This quiet little town in Simcoe County pulls out all the stops for their annual Honey & Garden Festival. The main street bustles with over 190 vendors offering plants, produce, baked goods, garden tools and much more. Featuring a kids’ corner, live musical performances and a classic car show, there’s something for everyone at this unique festival.
Before you hit the road for a spring road trip, make sure you know how to drive safely in the spring weather!