It’s that time of year again! Spring is super sweet in Headwaters
A Taste of Maple 2019 takes place from Thursday, March 14 – Sunday, April 14, 2019
March 15 & 16 – 10 am to 4 pm
The MoD will be at the Sugar Bush Maple Syrup Festival at Credit Valley Conservation’s Island Lake in Orangeville. Come visit our booth and participate in our maple syrup-themed games and activities, including a dress-up photo booth.
Plus, enter our contest to win a family membership to the museum.
For information about the festival and to purchase tickets, visit http://www.maplesyrupfest.com
March Break is FREE at the Museum!
Visit the museum with your family for FREE during March Break. Come explore the museum and check out our exhibit activities and challenges, including a museum-wide scavenger hunt. Fun for all ages.
Sweeten your stay with a retreat in this lovely forest setting!
March 9 @ 9:30am-5:00pm
March 30 @ 9:30am-5:00pm
April 6 @ 9:30am-5:00pm
Stop by and enjoy a grilled cheese sandwich, made with layers of Pine River’s Maple Cheddar.
Have you ever tried Maple Bourbon Bacon Jam, or Maple Apple Scones? Now is the time.
Drop in to our cafe where you will find sweet and savoury combos!
Get a taste of spring in Headwaters country!
From vintage sap buckets to maple antiques, you don’t want to miss out on these items adorned with the symbol of sap season.
Tap into spring and enjoy activities that include giant games, taffy tasting, wagon rides, maple syrup demonstrations, face painting, axe throwing and archery, and of course real maple syrup and pancakes at the Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival!
Get what you need to make your own maple doughnuts!
Sweetening things up with homemade baked goods at the store or book a seat in the Blackhouse for a five course farm to table menu featuring delicious, local maple syrup.
Savour the maple flavours (at both locations) from scones, salad and maple cinnamon granola. Yes please!
Inspired by the maple tree, Marlene Madole will lead you in creating your own ‘tree portrait’ painting in watercolour.
The Magic of Maple – Make it a maple getaway complete with a bottle of locally produced maple syrup, maple treats, a sugarbush walking tour and taffy making demonstration, plus a host of maple themed cocktails, menu items and spa treatments during Taste of Maple.
Visit Orangeville Farmers’ Market in the heart of Downtown Orangeville during Taste of Maple for something special in celebration of the sweet seasonal syrup.
Wake up and smell the maple. Enjoy a fresh, local, homemade, maple inspired breakfast during your stay.
During Taste of Maple, feast your eyes on maple inspired pieces featured at the gallery.
Opening in March for the season, Rock Garden Farms is featuring all sorts of maple syrup candies as well as Wicked Shortbread maple cookies.
Celebrate the maple harvest by stopping in for a classic pancake breakfast. While you’re there, check out all the goodies and gifts in the country store including the illustrative children’s book, Tapping for Sap!
Maple takes over the menu at Spirit Tree during Taste of Maple with Winter Bliss Cider and wood-fired maple bacon pizza house. Or treat yourself to a house baked maple butter tart!
Enjoy syrup-making demonstrations, live entertainment, family-friendly activities, taffy tasting and of course a plate of fresh pancakes with real maple syrup. Enjoy a full lineup of performers, including old favourites and new additions like a blacksmith and a dog show.
Watch & Enjoy the sweetness of Headwaters talent!
Taste the Seasons! Food tells the story of the region. Come, sample and enjoy!
Join us and enjoy our signature Maple Sugar Shortbread, Maple Pecan Shortbread Bar and Maple Butter Macarons all made with authentic Headwaters maple syrup.
Fresh for Taste of Maple: our popular maple baked beans, maple carrot ginger soup, maple granola (made with locally sourced oats) and be sure to stop in each week for a freshly baked maple treat.
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