CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF DIRECTOR REGIONAL TOURISM ORGANIZATION 8 Regional Tourism Organization 8 (RTO8) is a provincially recognized not-for-profit tourism partnership between The City and County of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes and County of Northumberland. Incorporated in December 2010, with funding and support from the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, RTO8’s primary purpose […]
Read the Do Something Delicious Newsletter for March 14th, 2017. MAKE YOUR FOOD PHOTOS SIZZLE EVERY TIME Whether it be with a camera or a quick snap of your dinner with your phone, here are a few tips from our staff to make your food photos great!
Join us in celebrating Canada’s 150th and create a “Canadiana” Flavour Butter Tart for our collection. The new flavours and locations will be featured throughout the year through our marketing, social media and website! Meet other bakers and find out more about our Butter Tart Tour plans for this year. We’ll cover: – The 150th Canadiana […]
Read the TIAO Newsletter from March 8th, 2017. Province Provides $203,206 for Indigenous Business Initiatives (Northern Ontario Business) Animbiigoo Zaagi’igan Anishinaabek will receive $100,000 for a mixed-use highway commercial development plan, which includes identifying businesses and services best suited for the geographical area. Eabametoong First Nation will receive $36,952, which will be applied to train and build capacity […]
Read the Ontario Culinary Newsletter from February 23rd, 2017 SIX ONTARIO CIDERS WE’RE OBSESSED WITH NOW From extra dry to extra weird, here are a few delicious Ontario ciders we’re really into right now!
Video Workshop Thursday, February 22nd, 2017 | 9:30am – 12:30pm At the Holiday Inn, Peterborough: 150 George Street, Peterborough, ON, K9J2G5 Limited Seats – Currently taking a waitlist. Call Sarah for more information: 705-874-8505 x. 102 Do you feel your organization isn’t doing everything it could to reach its potential audience? In this introductory session, let […]
OntarioTravel.Net Hands-On Workshop Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 | 9:30am – 12:30pm At the Holiday Inn, Peterborough: 150 George Street, Peterborough, ON, K9J2G5 Only a few seats left! You are invited to attend a Tourism Partner Training Session with Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation (OTMPC). Ontariotravel.net is the official tourism consumer website for travel in Ontario, and reaches millions of global […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Trail Towns Workshop 2017 Community Incentive Award Winners Announced February 1, 2017 (Peterborough, ON)–Kawarthas Northumberland is pleased to announce the winning entries to the Trail Towns Workshop 2017 Community Incentive Award submissions. Not-for-profit organizations were invited to submit projects aimed at pursuing trail town related experiential tourism development initiatives associated with the […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kawarthas Northumberland and Days Inn & Suites Lindsay Announce Partnership for Kawartha Trans Canada Trail Sponsorship January 30, 2017 (Peterborough ON) – Through the 2016-17 Partnership Allocation Program, Kawarthas Northumberland (Regional Tourism Organization 8) and Days Inn & Suites Lindsay have partnered to provide a “Love Your Trail Sponsorship” to the Kawartha Trans […]
Read the full OCTA Newsletter here. Excerpt: “Peterborough is more than just a city nestled on the Otonabee River. Over the last decade, it’s become a bustling hub of food and culture — with a healthy outdoor adventure scene. To this day, it’s one of the best market town’s we’ve visited. It’s also the urban […]