Tales from Durham: Ready for winter in the Greenbelt?


Tales from Durham is a blog series focused on the people and places that make Durham’s Greenbelt great. The series will cover everything from local businesses, to seasonal events, to life on Durham farms. Look out for our upcoming posts to stay up-to-date and informed on exciting going-ons in Durham's Greenbelt. 


It's winter in the Greenbelt and the holidays are fast-approaching - time to plan your Greenbelt winter adventure. With craft expos, Santa Claus Parades, and the natural beauty of the Greenbelt, there's so many ways to enjoy the wintery months ahead!


Get Crafty!

Start checking off your Christmas and get crafty at the 42nd Annual Deck Your Halls Bazaar and Craft Show in Pickering (Saturday, November 28)


Pick your own Greenbelt tree!

Get outside, support local producers, and get yourself a greenbelt-grown Christmas Tree. Check out Spademan Tree Farm Uxbridge's Taylor Tree Farm.

Find more Greenbelt Christmas Tree farms on Greenbeltfresh.ca.


See Santa!

March to the beat of the Santa Claus Parade closest to you. An event for all ages to bring in the spirit with your community. 


Get outside and enjoy the snow!

Take in the beauty of our protected natural areas with a hike or cross country ski through the Greenbelt's gorgeous terrain. Ski the heights of the Oak Ridges Moraine with trip to the Durham Regional Forest or go for a winter stroll through the majestic Ganaraska Forest - one of the largest blocks of forested land in southern Ontario!

--Communications Assistant, Durham Region




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