March Maple Syrup Festival
- March 4-5th 11- 4pm, 11-12th 11-4pm & 18-19th 11-4pm
- John R. Park Homestead and Holiday Beach
Get your flannel ready March 4th – 5th from 11am – 4pm enjoy lumberjack games, lumberjack costume competition, mustache competition, butter tart competition, axe throwing with Bad Axe, chainsaw and wood carving demonstrations, kids crafts, pioneer and modern maple making and so much more! Travel the maple trail between Festival sites, and discover special offers along the route.
It’s a Tasters’ paradise for all things Maple! Sample baked goods, maple butter, maple sugar and more. Taste various syrups and learn how they make the grade. Butter tart contest, winter hikes, crafters’ market, and the Maple Markets at both locations. Horse drawn wagon rides and much more. Travel the maple trail between Festival sites, and discover special offers along the route.
Did you know maple making is an Indigenous innovation? Learn more about its origins this weekend. Learn to tap YOUR trees at home and make maple in the snow. Awarding of the Lumber Games ‘Crown’ and the Backyard Makers Award. Meet the Makers, Winter Bird Hike and much more on this final festival weekend. Travel the maple trail between Festival sites, and discover special offers along the route.