Did you know Chatham-Kent once proudly served as a premier destination for fugitive slaves seeking their freedom and a better life? The northern terminus of the Underground Railroad resulted in one of the most successful black settlements in Canada.
Trip Inspiration | Family Getaways
It’s the summer of the road trip and we know you’re itching to get out of your home and discover local spots that you may have overlooked in the past to share with friends and family virtually. Ontario’s Southwest is home to a great number of picture worthy locations that even some of us who live here might not have visited before.
Monday, June 1, 2020 2:00 PM by Adam Khimji
There's no better escape from the quarantine blues than a dose of fresh air and we think paddling is a perfect way to get that dosage of the great outdoors in your life.
Monday, April 6, 2020 2:00 PM by Southwest Ontario Tourism Corporation
We’re Ready to Host You, When The Time is Right.
Whether you’re a resident of Ontario’s Southwest looking for a little fun in your own backyard right now, or someone eager to explore our region in the future, we look forward to welcoming you. Our tourism partners are committed to doing their part to ensure your safety. As the COVID-19 situation in Ontario may change quickly, please plan your travel to our region and activities while you’re here using the most recent guidance found at: Ontario Ministry of Health, Health Canada, or Southwest Public Health
Go Beyond the Beach
Friday, February 7, 2020 1:00 PM by Southwest Ontario Tourism Corporation
Friday, January 3, 2020 10:00 AM by Southwest Ontario Tourism Corporation
We can’t wait to welcome you to Ontario’s Southwest when the time is right. In the meantime, our
These breezy driving routes make for amazing fall road trips
Crisp air. Falling leaves. Hot apple cider in hand. Nothing says fall like a weekend road trip touring through small town Ontario. This year, slow down and celebrate harvest season in Ontario’s Southwest on one of these great routes.
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 4:00 PM by Southwest Ontario Tourism Corporation