Brockville is pleased to once again be a part of the TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® Great Lakes 2019 Race Series. This tour takes place in our region every three years and Brockville has been taking part since 2013. The event takes place at the Brockville waterfront at Blockhouse Island Parkway, Centeen Park, and Hardy Park from Friday, August 30th to Sunday, September 1st, 2019. Tall ships, including the Bluenose II, and other watercraft line the waterfront and the harbour while entertainment and vendors will be set up on land.
Looking for other things to do that will make your family vacation to the 1000 Islands memorable? With family-friendly activities and attractions all over town, you can find just what you are looking for in Brockville to make your visit truly one of a kind. Your starting point is the Aquatarium, Brockville’s interactive discovery center devoted to sharing the history, ecology and culture of the 1000 Islands. From there you can head out on foot or rent bikes to explore the waterfront along the Brock Trail. This walkway will take you to Canada’s First Railway Tunnel, 1000 Islands & Seaway Cruises, parks and playgrounds, the Brockville Museum, and the Rotary Park Splash Pad. Special programming is available in the summer months at the Brockville Museum, the Brockville Public Library, Fulford Place Museum, Brockville Movies in the Park and more.
Don’t forget your camera as photo-worthy opportunities are around every corner and memories are being made at every turn.
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