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Muskoka Maple Festival

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muskoka maple festival 2016


This family friendly event will celebrate Canada's beloved maple syrup, with plenty of opportunities for you to satisfy your sweet tooth throughout the day! Head to downtown Huntsville for the sweetest festival this spring!


Muskoka Maple Festival

Downtown Huntsville
Saturday, April 23, 2016
8am - 4pm


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You can also head to the Huntsville Public Library for their Earth Week Community Celebration, for a discussion on 'Sustainable Maple Syrup' with Allen Markle. Maple Syrup production showcases what sustainability is all about. Find out how the three pillars of sustainability, environmental, economy, and society, intersect in this delicious industry. Drop by Huntsville Public Library on Saturday, April 23rd from 10am – 2pm. There will be a marketplace, displays, and “how-to” sessions featuring green lifestyle tips. Admission is free. Activities and information for the entire family. Click here for the complete schedule of events



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maple festival overnight packages


Hidden Valley Resort | Huntsville

Join us in beautiful Muskoka and enjoy a Mapl-icious experience. Located on the shores of Peninsula Lake, Hidden Valley Resort has tapped some trees and is excited to share this maple experience with you and your family. With our very own Sugarbush master Ivan, you can learn and see the amazing process that creates the maple syrup we all love. Experience the Muskoka maple fun, with tours of the taps, boiling down the sap, making taffy, and a family “Pancake Challenge”. So pack up the kids and head to Hidden Valley Resort for a “sweet” Getaway.

Mmm Mmm Maple Fest Weekend Package: includes two night's accommodation, hearty maple inspired breakfast for two each morning, maple tour at Hidden Valley Resort, Family Pancake Challenge, and maple treats in your room upon arrival. From $338 for two nights plus taxes and gratuities.

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Beauview Cottage Resort | Huntsville

5 out of 5 Trip Advisor Rating - Maple Trail Package includes a self catering lakefront cottage with a personal hot tub , 250ml bottle of maple syrup from Sugarbush Hill Maple Farm and a box of pancake mix. Each cottage has a kitchen, gas fireplace, satellite TV, DVD player, wifi. Gas BBQ grill and personal hot tub are outside on the deck. The special rate is $189/night per cottage (not per person) plus HST. We ask for a 2 night minimum stay.  *** located 10 minutes by car from Sugarbush Hill Maple Farm. 

Click here to check availability and reserve online



Holiday Inn Express & Suites | Huntsville

Stay with us at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Huntsville (rated #1 Hotel in all of Canada for 2015 by Intercontinental Hotels Group) for your Muskoka Maple Getaway, and enjoy a complimentary maple welcome gift in your room upon arrival, which will include a small bottle of our local maple syrup and a locally-made maple treat. Then start your day off with a complimentary breakfast which includes our famous fresh-made pancakes served again with our local maple syrup! What better way to experience everything the Muskoka Maple Trail has to offer?

Click here to visit their website. This Muskoka Maple Trail package is only available by calling 705-788-9500. You must specify with our customer service representative that you are booking the Muskoka Maple Trail package to receive our special maple welcome gift. We look forward to having you as our guest!



Deerhurst Resort | Huntsville

Discover the exquisite tastes of maple syrup beyond pancakes! Enjoy a delicious 3-course Maple Dinner Menu at Eclipse, featuring Executive Chef Bakker’s Maple Whiskey French Onion Soup, Maple Roasted Root Vegetable & Arugula Salad, maple glazed blackened trout, braised ribs or stuffed chicken. Top it off with our decadent dessert sampling platter – all using syrup harvested from the Deerhurst’s own sugar shack. See menu and reserve at:

Drop by the Maple Sugar Shack until April 23, located behind Steamers. Hours of operation vary, so please call ahead to confirm daily operation: 705-789-7113 ext. 4333.

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Best Western Muskoka Inn | Huntsville

Starting March 20, mention the Muskoka Maple Trail to receive our special $89.99 room rate per night (plus HST), or our special $109.99 suite room rate with a hot tub for two. Our special maple rate includes accommodation, use of our indoor swimming pool and hot tub, in-room free Wi-Fi, and a complimentary deluxe full breakfast featuring warm waffles served with with fresh, local maple syrup.

Click here to visit their website. Special rate is only available by calling 705-788-3345



Comfort Inn | Huntsville

Relax in Comfort and enjoy the Muskoka Maple Trail by staying at the Huntsville Comfort Inn. Ask for the LMAPLE rate to receive your preferred discount as well as enjoying a welcome gift upon arrival. Full Breakfast is included in the rate where you will enjoy waffles topped with maple syrup from local maple syrup producers! Take advantage of the Free WIFI to get your updates on the festivities. Maple package rates from $90 + HST, subject to availability.

Click here to visit their website. Contact the property directly at 705-789-1701 to receive your program. Just ask for the LMAPLE rate and our staff will start you on your trail to Comfort!



Trillium Resort & Spa | Port Sydney

Trillium Resort & Spa invites you to revitalize your body & mind and celebrate Spring’s arrival. In an adult-only setting, enjoy the cosiness of one of our cottages set amid towering pines or our waterfront chalets, with a package designed to please your senses. Dinner and breakfast highlighting maple inspired dishes — as well as spa services with maple aroma —are included. You will also receive a maplelicious gift upon arrival. Need a well-deserved pause but only have a few hours? Invite a friend and pamper yourselves to one of our Day Spa Journeys or featured maple services. Trillium Resort & Spa is ready to welcome you!

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Residence Inn Muskoka Wharf | Gravenhurst

Located on the beautiful Muskoka Wharf only 90 minutes from Toronto, Residence Inn offers an overnight package that includes accommodation in a well appointed suite with a kitchen and walkout balcony, use of onsite facilities during your stay including an indoor pool and whirlpool, free wireless high speed internet, and best of all, a complimentary hot breakfast buffet that includes a self-serve waffle station and fresh local maple syrup! Their marketplace is also stocked with maple goodies for you to purchase during the month, in case you have a sweet tooth craving throughout the day!

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JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka Resort & Spa | Minett

Infuse your stay with luxury at JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka during the maple sugaring season. With spectacular views of Lake Rosseau, an indoor-outdoor heated pool, Spa Rosseau and award-winning fine dining, guests can experience the maple syrup season on their own terms.

  • Stay-for-Breakfast package lets you start your day with the sweet maple treat drizzled over fresh waffles and pancakes. Rates starting from $249/day using promo code: S4B
  • Tap, collect, boil, and taste! Pioneer Maple sugaring process demonstrations on-site
    • Every Thursday & Sunday from 1-4pm, until April 23
  • Enjoy Ontario maple syrup-infused culinary delights offered daily at Lakes, “the gathering place” - see their delectable 3-course maple inspired menu

*All maple syrup demos and restaurant offerings are open to resort guests and general public

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Bayview Wildwood Resort | Port Stanton

Bayview Wildwood Resort offers a maple infused package that partners a lakeside resort with a Canadian Signature Experience – Johnston's Cranberry Marsh and Muskoka Lakes Winery's Bog to Bottle Tour. Between March 14 and April 22, stay overnight in a fireplace suite, enjoy your breakfast overlooking the lake then go on the "Bog to Bottle Tour” which encompasses a guided walking tour of the cranberry marsh and a tutored wine tasting at the winery. Be sure to try their Muskoka Maple Hot Mulled Wine while on the tour! Our “Muskoka Maple Package” includes one night of accommodation in a fireplace suite, breakfast that includes pure local maple syrup, and a free Bog to Bottle Tour coupon. Indoor and outdoor recreation facilities, evening dining and spa services are available. Rate is $115.00 per person, per night, based on double occupancy, tax and service are additional. Two children are Free (ages 6-12 years).

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