As the beautiful weather continues, there’s lots to do in Kitchener! One of our favourite annual events is the TD Kitchener Blues Festival. Every August, a section of King Street by Kitchener City Hall is blocked off for a weekend and dedicated to blues bands, food trucks, and shopping. Catch a performance on the main stage, […]
Wondering what kinds of events are coming up in and around Waterloo Region for 2017? Look no further! We have once again compiled a list of the many different workshops, carnivals, and entertainment taking place from July to September, 2017. Want to learn more about the different things you can do in and around Kitchener-Waterloo? […]
Spring is finally in the air, which means it’s time to freshen up your daily caffeine fix! Sure, we’ll always love coffee. And boy, does it ever give you a reason to wake up in the morning. But with sunshine finally glowing strong throughout the day, it’s time to sip on something a little more […]
There’s a new trend in iced coffee, and it’s beginning to emerge in Kitchener-Waterloo. If you love coffee and are one of those people who has a deep appreciation for a well poured beer, this trend may just blow you away. Coffee shops everywhere are beginning to offer nitro brew coffee, a brew infused with- […]
The Kitchener Ribfest and Craft Beer Show – July 14-16, 2017 Don’t miss this year’s annual Ribfest & Craft Beer Show in Victoria Park.
Solstice Sampling Festival Enjoy all your favourite food at once! The annual Solstice Sampling in Uptown Waterloo is back, and we couldn’t be happier. This June 17th, restaurants from across Waterloo will be serving up their best culinary creations! If you’ve participated before, you can simply mark the date in your calendar. For those who […]
If you live in or around downtown Kitchener, you may have noticed that there is one vital component of summer that has been seriously lacking in the area… ice cream!! Sure, the occasional vanilla-dipped cone is available at one or two fast food places, and serves well enough for a quick fix. But if you’ve […]
Mothers day is quickly approaching, which means it’s probably time to start thinking about what to do for someone special in your life! These fun “experience gift” ideas are the perfect way to spoil your own mom, mother-in-law, or wife (with a gift “from the kids” of course). Better yet, they are all located in […]
Do you still have it in you for a little bit of festival fun after the Canada day weekend? If so, get ready for the Kultrun World Music Festival in Victoria Park! This annual festival is free, and has been named the Region’s “biggest outdoor dance party!” On July 8th and 9th, head down to […]
It’s the perfect morning ritual. Stumble out of bed, flick a few light switches, and get the coffee started. The smell of fresh coffee grounds and the whirr of the coffee machine are almost enough to make you feel alive again. But every so often, the delicate notes and spice you are accustomed to will […]
There is an almost infinite number of fantastic restaurants to try out in Waterloo Region. Although we love them all, we get it: you just can’t eat out every day. Bringing a packed lunch to work is a great way to save cash- so you can spend it on a delicious dinner later! Packing lunch […]
If you’ve lived in Waterloo Region for a little while, it’s very likely you’ve heard of St. Jacobs. This small township is popular for many reasons. Visitors to the Region love it for its community feel, large Mennonite population, and shopping. One of our favourite places to shop in St. Jacobs is the large, bustling […]
If you’ve been following our event posts, then you’ve probably noticed how often Victoria Park comes up. This park is home to tons of amazing activities, with access to the Iron Horse Trail, the beautiful Boathouse restaurant, and open sports fields. Read on to discover everything Victoria Park has to offer!
Located just a ten minute drive from Waterloo, the St. Jacobs Farmers’ Market has something to offer just about everyone. This sprawling market has plenty of variety to choose from. What’s more, it’s open year round! You’ll never have to go without Waterloo Region’s staples of summer sausage and maple syrup again. The market has […]
There are so many amazing things to eat in Waterloo Region, it’s almost excessive. But we’re certainly not complaining! Of course, it wouldn’t make sense to eat out all the time. That’s why there’s all the more reason to go somewhere truly fantastic when you do! The next time you’re celebrating a milestone, grabbing lunch with […]