Fall Fest is back with more family fun and food trucks

September 26, 2018

Credit Valley Conservation and Food Truck’N Friday collaborate for second straight year September 26, 2018 – Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) and JB Innovative Solutions are teaming up for the second straight year to present CVC’s FALL FEST, taking place this year over two weekends from October 6-7, and October 13-14, 2018. “This year we have a… Read more »

Family Fun at Belfountain Salamander Festival

September 25, 2018

September 25, 2018 – The Belfountain Salamander Festival celebrates its 22nd year on Saturday, September 29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. If you’re looking for a day of outdoor fun in the countryside, the historic Hamlet of Belfountain offers beautiful scenery, delicious local food and of course, a chance to meet live salamanders. The… Read more »

Orangeville 2018 Arts and Culture Awards Nominees Announced

September 6, 2018

The Town of Orangeville’s call for nominations for the 2018 Arts and Culture Awards received a resounding response. Forty-three individuals, businesses and organizations have been acknowledged for their contributions to arts and culture in Dufferin County. The nominees for the 2018 awards are: Established Artist of the Year: Jeff Campbell Beckie Morris Emilia Perri Gilbert… Read more »

Island Lake officially named by Geographic Names Board

September 5, 2018

The Ontario Geographic Names Board (OGNB) has officially changed the name of the body on water on Orangeville’s eastern border. Originally known as the Orangeville Reservoir when it was created in the 1970s, it has been known locally as Island Lake for years, named after the Island family who had previously owned and farmed the… Read more »

Three local charitable causes to benefit from Osprey Valley Open

June 28, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 28, 2018 Three local charitable causes to benefit from Osprey Valley Open Event proceeds to be directed to endowments through Community Charitable Trust Caledon, Ont. – The Osprey Valley Open announced today that three organizations – Credit Valley Conservation, the Bethell Hospice Foundation and Caledon Community Services – will benefit from… Read more »

Explore Together FREE on Conservation Parks Day

June 4, 2018

June 4, 2018 – Kick-off your summer with the best of what Mother Nature has to offer. On June 9, explore together with family and friends as Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) and Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) host Conservation Parks Day. Conservation Parks Day is a one-day event where members of the public will receive FREE… Read more »

And the winners are…

January 17, 2018

Celebrating Tourism Excellence in Headwaters The Orangeville Town Hall Opera House was filled with tourism and community leaders on the evening of Tuesday, January 16th for the annual Headwaters Tourism Awards. The building was still abuzz after a full day of learning at the first provincial Rural Tourism Symposium that brought together rural tourism organizations… Read more »

2018 Headwaters Tourism Award Nominees Announced

January 2, 2018

Celebrating Tourism Excellence in Headwaters Headwaters Tourism is honoured to present the nominees for our 2018 Headwaters Tourism Awards. The winners will be announced on Tuesday, January 16th at the Orangeville Town Hall Opera House, following the first annual provincial Rural Tourism Symposium, hosted by Headwaters Tourism. Headwaters Tourism is pleased to announce that this… Read more »

Belfountain Salamander Festival Offers Fall Family Fun

September 27, 2017

For Immediate Release   Belfountain Salamander Festival Offers Fall Family Fun   September 27, 2017 – The Belfountain Salamander Festival celebrates its 21st year on Saturday, September 30, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. If you and your family are looking for a day of outdoor fun in the countryside, the historic Hamlet of Belfountain… Read more »

Tri-Village Treasures await plus a chance to WIN

August 1, 2017

Looking for a fun late-summer fling? Why not take a casual road trip in the heart of Headwaters and the Greenbelt! The Villages of Alton, Belfountain and Erin offer Tri-Village treasures to appeal to every eye and palate. Less than an hour from Toronto, these hidden gems will soon become your favourite small town stops…. Read more »

Canada Day at Island Lake Conservation Area

June 27, 2017

For immediate release – June 27, 2017 Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) is hosting a Canada Day event on July 1st at Island Lake Conservation Area in celebration of the 150th anniversary of confederation. The event is open to the community and includes family-friendly activities throughout the park, ending with fireworks over the lake. During the… Read more »

Conservation Parks 150 Days of Giveaways

May 9, 2017

This summer Conservation Parks is giving away up to 1,867 one-year memberships to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation.   ENTER TO WIN: Enter online to win a one-year Conservation Parks membership. Contest runs from April 29, 2017 to September 29, 2017. See full contest details and rules for more information. Only ONE prize will… Read more »

Belfountain Salamander Festival Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary

September 14, 2016

For Immediate Release   September 14, 2016 – The Belfountain Salamander Festival is celebrating its 20th year on Saturday, September 24, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in partnership with Credit Valley Conservation (CVC), the Belfountain Community Organization and community partners.  The festival features an artisans’ market, live music and live animals with Creature Quest…. Read more »

Discount on wagon rides at Terra Cotta Conservation Area

July 28, 2014

For groups with 10 or more kids, present this coupon and receive 20% off a wagon ride at Terra Cotta CA. Valid from July 10 – Sept 21, 2014, 7 days a week. One coupon per group. Park closes at 9 p.m. (Wagon rides subject to weather and trail conditions). Please call 1-800-367-0890 to confirm… Read more »

Special Promotions at CVC’s Conservation Areas

May 12, 2014

For immediate release | Wednesday, May 7, 2014 Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) has reached an important milestone – its 60th anniversary. To celebrate CVC’s conservation areas are offering special promotions for residents to enjoy. “This is a great way to enjoy the outdoors at our conservation areas by taking advantage of special promotions,” said Judi… Read more »