Sunday, March 06, 2011

Ontario Maple Syrup Festival Contest

The Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre located just north of Barrie near Midland holds an annual Sweetwater Harvest-Maple Syrup Festival.  See Wye March Contest details,  More information on Ontario Maple Syrup Festivals.  The Wye Marsh is offering 3 family passes to this years event including pancakes and maple syrup.  Visitors can participate in a variety of events, activities with children and family in mind. 
Tasting maple sap befoe it becomes Maple Syrup

Maple Syrup in Canada

Did you know that maple syrup is known as "Pure Liquid Gold" and is a significant agriculture crop in Ontario and a major export product to the rest of the world.  See maple syrup history and discover some interesting facts ans well as a little fiction about this unique spring tonic.

Visit a maple sugar bush as part of your March Break Getaway Vacation