At the Sharon Temple, you can make fresh butter by hand using techniques from the 1800s! When you pick fragrant sage from the Heritage Herb Garden and blend it into the butter, you will experience a unique savoury delight.
Join over 30 farmers and producers every Thursday from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm to stock up on fresh fruits, vegetables, eggs, meats, cheeses and so much more! A popular community attraction, the Farmer’s Market also features live music, baking contests and themed events like Christmas in July.
Every October, visitors flock to East Gwillimbury for the opportunity to select fresh, local ingredients to make an unforgettable Thanksgiving feast. This self-guided tour will lead you through seven area farms for an unparalleled farm to fork experience.
Bring fresh picnic fixins from a local farm stand and lay your blanket down anywhere you please in this 4.5 acre park. After your lunch, stretch your legs and explore the heritage buildings throughout the property.
Bring your lunch and shed your clothes for a naturist picnic at Bare Oaks! After lunch, explore the lush 50 acre property, which features activities like yoga, volleyball, swimming and more. The Park is family-friendly and welcomes visitors of all ages.
Set down your checkered blanket in one of East Gwillimbury’s 29 parks! Each park has unique attractions, from splash pads to sports fields, play equipment and more! For an extra special picnic, bring your basket to the Millennium Garden in Mount Albert, which features five small gardens that are connected in a starburst pattern.