Grand Experiences

Bet on fun at Grand River Raceway

If you’ve never experienced the live-action thrill of getting up-close to the finish line, the thunder of hooves on the track, the cheers of the crowd, the excitement as the horses take that last turn for the straightaway, then we encourage you to enjoy a summer night at Grand River Raceway. From June to September,…

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Grand adventures in Elora & Fergus

Thrill Rides Forget amusement parks, our thrill rides are the real deal and Mother Nature is in control. You’ll never get a better view of the Elora Gorge than from the waters of the Grand River, and you’ll never have more fun than doing so than on a big, bouncy inflatable inter-tube. Choose your own…

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Inner Joy Getaways

A Grand Experience. A unique destination. Inner Joy Getaways.   Thinking outside the box is exactly what makes Inner Joy Getaways our idea of a Grand Experience.     Imagine the convenience of a bed and breakfast, the amenities of a hotel, the privacy of a resort, with the natural landscape views of a riverside…

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Grand River Raceway

Expect an experience at Grand River Raceway   Looking for a way to add some excitement to your week nights? Bet we can help.  Trot off to the horse races and get in on the action. Win, place or show – there’s no better place to go than Elora’s Grand River Raceway on a summer…

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Riverfest Elora 2017

Riverfest Elora 2017 Sure, you’ve been to lots of music festivals, but you’ve not had an experience until you’ve been to Riverfest Elora. That’s cool. There’s room. But hurry, ‘cause it’s about to get real. Welcome to one of the best music festivals in Ontario – small enough to keep it real – big enough…

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72nd Annual Fergus Scottish Festival and Highland Games

Scottish or nae … you don’t want to miss this. Tartan up and head to Fergus this weekend for the 72nd annual Fergus Scottish Festival and Highland Games, August 11 to 13 in a town where our Scottish roots run deep.   Fergus Scottish Festival and Highland Games (2017) The Fergus Scottish Festival & Highland…

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Elora Cataract Trailway: The Trail That Leads Everywhere

There is no such thing as a road less travelled here, because as much as we love our downtown streets and neighbourhood crescents, it’s our unpaved trails that connect us – to nature, to our communities and to a lifestyle that makes time for the things that matter. In a place as beautiful as this,…

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Elora Quarry: A Summer Tradition

Floaties. Check. Cooler. Check. Towels and bathing suits. Check. Sunscreen. Check. What else do we need? A car load of our pals, our Bluetooth speaker, Jack’s playlist and enough cash to get us through the gate. Check. And we’re off to the ultimate summer tradition: a day at the Elora Quarry. Forget the lake. It’s…

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