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Don’t miss the 2Rivers Festival

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Get to know the 2Rivers Festival

 

The 2Rivers Festival is an annual event celebrating and raising awareness for the Speed and Eramosa Rivers. The festival includes nearly a dozen different river-related activities that are appropriate for all ages. Festivities will be held from June 9th through June 14th. The event is free to the public.

 

2Rivers activities

 

There are many ways to participate in this year’s 2Rivers Festival. Find the complete schedule of events online. Highlights include Paddle the Eramosa on opening day of the festival. For this event, head to Gow’s Bridge (McCrae Boulevard), less than a ten-minute drive from Kortright Apartments (79-83 Conroy Crescent) on Tuesday, June 9th. Paddling will take place from 6:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. You will not want to miss the Two Rivers Celebration Event at The Boathouse Tea Room (116 Gordon Street), only a ten-minute walk from Terrace Towers (125 Raymond Street).

 

Give back to Guelph

 

One of the most important parts of the 2Rivers Festival is the annual 2Rivers Cleanup, formerly known as The Speed River Cleanup. This year the cleanup will happen on Saturday, June 13th from 9:00 a.m. until noon. To participate, check in at the covered picnic area located at Eramosa River Park (259 Victoria Road South), a 20-minute bike ride from Juniper Apartments (3 Delaware Avenue).
Follow the 2Rivers Festival Facebook page to stay up to date on all of the exciting events and activities in this summertime festival. Williams and McDaniel hopes you will join in this important citywide event. For more information about nearby their Guelph apartments, visit the website today.

 

 

 

Guelph’s best parks

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Guelph Lake Conservation Area Campground

With 1,608 hectares (3,971 acres) of land, the Guelph Lake Conservation Area has a lot of room for recreational activities and areas to explore. Activities that you can try include canoeing, camping, sailing/windsurfing, hiking, fishing, swimming, volleyball, cycling and picnicking. There are also two beaches on site that are not patrolled. In addition to these activities, the conservation area also has a variety of facilities that are open to the public. These include washrooms, concession stands, a gatehouse and a boat launch. For those with little ones, there is a nature center just up the road that offers children’s programming. Located at 7743 Conservation Road, the conservation area is less than a 10-minute drive from the Regency Court Apartments – Speedvale, Sienna Apartments and Regency Court Apartments – Kathleen and the Belle Ayre Apartments are a 13-minute drive away.

 

Riverside Park

With amenities that include the Floral Clock and Rock Gardens, an outdoor concert shell, an antique carousel, a children’s playground, a giant chess/checker game, beach, picnic shelters and river-front trails, Riverside Park is perfect for visitors of all ages. The Floral Clock and Rock Gardens are expertly maintained and its array of colourful plants makes it a hot spot for wedding photography and family photo shoots. The park located at 709 Woolwich Street is situated on the shores of the Speed River and is a five-minute drive from the Cherryblossom Apartments, Maplewood Apartments and Juniper Apartments. The Kortright Apartments are a 12-minute drive, the Sovereign Apartments are a six-minute drive and the Executive Suites are an eight-minute drive from the park.

 

Castlebury Park

Castlebury Park is approximately 3.66 hectares or nine acres long and features two intermediate size soccer fields, a large parking area, naturalization areas and a small forest. Castlebury Park is located at 50 Castlebury Drive and is an eight-minute drive from the Driftwood Apartments and The Diplomat Apartments, a five-minute drive and 38-minute walk from the Pioneer Apartments and an eleven-minute drive from the Inverness Apartments.

 

Spend time outdoors and explore the natural beauty that Guelph has to offer by visiting these picturesque parks. Located at 131 Raymond Street and 125 Raymond Street, Williams and McDaniel’s Park Towers Apartments and Terrace Towers Apartments are a charming option for those looking to rent in the city.

 

 

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