News

News

Request for Services: Blog & Social Media Content Creation Team (Contract)

Kawarthas Northumberland seeks a dynamic two-person team on a contract basis to manage, administer and provide strategic advice as it relates to blog content and the creation of an engaging social media presence through influencer profiles. The initiative will require the development of content and itineraries to promote, communicate, market and convert travel to Kawarthas […]

Events

Regional Tourism Ambassador Training Session

BECOME A TOURISM AMBASSADOR Learn to create experiences for visitors. We’re looking for frontline staff and operators from your business who are passionate about living in Kawarthas Northumberland and want to share that enthusiasm with visitors. Join us for a half-day of learning about what it takes to be a Regional Ambassador and the tools you […]

News

The Red Tape Challenge – Check in to improve regulations affecting tourism.

The Red Tape Challenge was created to help analyze and remove duplication, frustrations and make it easier for buinesses to interact with government. Tourism feedback is required based on regulation categories which include: Employment and labour Health and safety Environmental Insurance Corporate and commercial law Land use and planning Exploration and mining Taxation and financial […]

News

OCTA DO SOMETHING DELICIOUS | JANUARY 11TH NEWSLETTER

A SHORT LIST OF THE BEST THINGS WE ATE LAST YEAR, YOUR WELCOME. These are the delicious things we ate across Ontario last year. The things we can’t stop talking about, thinking about and coming back to! (Featuring South Pond Farms and Doo Doos Bakery!) View the OCTA Do Something Delicious Newsletter here!

News

Friday, December 1st is the deadline for 2018-2019 Festivals & Events Ontario Guide!

FESTIVALS & EVENTS ONTARIO GUIDE Festivals & Events Ontario (FEO) will be producing the 2018/2019 edition of the Festivals & Events in Ontario Guide in partnership with the Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation (OTMPC). This one-of-a-kind consumer publication is the ultimate source for festival and event listings throughout Ontario. This digest-sized, easy to carry, full-colour […]

News

Let’s Talk Tourism Fall 2017 Newsletter

Click here to see the full Let’s Talk Tourism Fall 2017 Newsletter Ontario Travel Information Sessions Telling Your Food Story Coaching Opportunity New for Spring 2018: Regional Ambassador Program! Thank you to all of our bakeries and partners who attended the 2017 Butter Tart Taste-Off & Sous-Chef Challenge! Partnership Allocation Program Did you know? Fall […]

News

ANNUAL BUTTER TART TASTE-OFF GETS EVEN MORE CANADIAN

For Immediate Release 18 September, 2017       ANNUAL BUTTER TART TASTE-OFF GETS EVEN MORE CANADIAN MORROW BUILDING, PETERBOROUGH FARMERS’ MARKET – From 9am to 1pm on Saturday, September 23, the 5th annual Butter Tart Tour Taste-Off will decide the best butter tarts from across Kawarthas Northumberland. This year the event features a special […]

News

BUTTER TART & SOUS-CHEF SHOW-DOWN COMING TO PETERBOROUGH

For Immediate Release Thursday 7 September 2017 BUTTER TART & SOUS-CHEF SHOW-DOWN COMING TO PETERBOROUGH MORROW BUILDING, PETERBOROUGH FARMERS’ MARKET – From 9am to 1pm on Saturday, September 23, the 5th annual Butter Tart Tour Taste-Off will decide the best butter tarts from across Kawarthas Northumberland. This year the event also features an “Iron-Chef-Style” show […]

News

Let’s Talk Tourism | Summer 2017 Newsletter

View the full newsletter here.  Save the date| September 23rd, 2017 | Butter Tart Taste-Off & NEW Sous Chef Challenge September 25th – 27th | Best Practices Mission to Prince Edward County Experiential Tourism Coaching Opportunity Experiential Tourism Training at GMIST We’ve Launched our Fall Dream Vacation Contest Learn more about the Partnership Allocation Program […]

News

We’ve Launched our Fall Dream Vacation Contest

Visit the site: www.trip.kawarthasnorthumberland.ca For more information on how to edit a listing on the Trip Planner, or to get a new listing on theTrip Planner, email sarahp@rto8.com. Be sure to share the contest on your social media channels to encourage your guests to try and win their Fall Vacation! (Up to $5000.00 value). VISIT OUR […]