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Stratford dining awaits - take-out and dine-in at your favourite restaurant

Visit our event calendar for the latest things to do before or after your meal!

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“The food in Stratford is indescribably good and on the same level as what you’d find at trendy urban spots in Toronto.”

- Travelandstyle.ca

2020 Accommodation Options

Looking for a getaway close to home with great dining and live entertainment at your doorstep? We've confirmed the properties that are open and ready for your stay!

Our accommodation providers have been working hard on their safety and the safety of their guests and they can't wait to see you.

Check out the Stratford Al Fresco project that provides outdoor dining space, with umbrellas, for over 200 people and their take-away meals in Market Square, Memorial Gardens and on Tom Patterson Island - at a safe distance with hand sanitizer stations, additional waste and recycle receptacles, and signage.

Also enjoy live outdoor performances throughout Stratford - music, theatre and more. Visit our event calendar for the latest cultural events and experiences.

Share the summer #SavourStratford #LoveStratford #StratfordAlFresco #StayStratford

If there’s an open accommodation option that we’ve missed, please let us know.

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EXPLORING THE CHOCOLATE TRAIL BURNS CALORIES.
GOOD THING.

The Chocolate Trail is a self-guided tour that introduces you to our world-famous confectioners and bakers. For just $30+HST you’ll get to sample our decadent treats and meet the makers who craft these indulgences year round. Pick up your Trail at Stratford Tourism, 47 Downie Street (Monday to Saturday - 9am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-5pm); Bradshaws, 129 Ontario Street (Sunday 11am-5pm); MacLeods Scottish Shop, 80 Ontario Street (Sunday 11am-4pm); and Small Mart, 119 Ontario Street (Sunday 11am-5pm).

Each trail purchased entitles you to choose six of the stops on a self-guided tour. The Chocolate Trail is offered year-round. Gift certificates available on-line here.

“Stratford is a remarkable city and an accessible destination for a cultural and culinary getaway.”

- Liz McGuffin, With Wonder & Whimsy

Event Calendar

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SUNMONTUEWEDTHUFRISAT
    Thursday, October 1st
Exhibitions at Gallery Stratford
Two Point Seven Percent Exhibition: Indigenous Art From Gallery Stratford's Permanent Collection.
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Friday, October 2nd
Exhibitions at Gallery Stratford
Open Kitchen @Home | Meal Kit with Video Instruction | Mexican
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Historic Guided Nature Tours at the Forest Motel and Woodland Retreat
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Saturday, October 3rd
Thundering Velvet LIVE at Molly Bloom's Irish Pub!
Historic Guided Nature Tours at the Forest Motel and Woodland Retreat
Open Kitchen @Home | Meal Kit with Video Instruction | Steak
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
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Sunday, October 4th
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Stratford Chocolate Trail
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
Stratford Sunday Market
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Monday, October 5th
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
Locals' Night at The Restaurant at The Bruce
Tuesday, October 6th
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Trivia Tuesday
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
Avon Trail Tuesday Morning Rambles
Wednesday, October 7th
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
Thursday, October 8th
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
Two Point Seven Percent Exhibition: Indigenous Art From Gallery Stratford's Permanent Collection.
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Friday, October 9th
Two Point Seven Percent Exhibition: Indigenous Art From Gallery Stratford's Permanent Collection.
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Historic Guided Nature Tours at the Forest Motel and Woodland Retreat
Ghostbusters (1984) - Movies Under the Stars - Parking Lot Edition
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Saturday, October 10th
The Addams Family (2019) - Movies Under the Stars - Parking Lot Edition
Tom Campbell: Outside/In Public Art Project
October 10th Forage and
McNaughton-Morrison Trail (3rd Annual Thanksgiving Weekend Hike)
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Sunday, October 11th
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
My Dearly Departed Exhibition
Tom Campbell: Outside/In Public Art Project
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Monday, October 12th
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
Locals' Night at The Restaurant at The Bruce
Tom Campbell: Outside/In Public Art Project
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Tuesday, October 13th
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
Avon Trail Tuesday Morning Rambles
Music and Opera Appreciation Fall Home Viewing Kit
Stratford Chocolate Trail
MORE…
Wednesday, October 14th
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Tom Campbell: Outside/In Public Art Project
Stratford Chocolate Trail
Thursday, October 15th
Two Point Seven Percent Exhibition: Indigenous Art From Gallery Stratford's Permanent Collection.
Bill Craig LIVE at Molly Bloom's Irish Pub!
Tom Campbell: Outside/In Public Art Project
Instant Theatre at Revival House
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Friday, October 16th
Historic Guided Nature Tours at the Forest Motel and Woodland Retreat
Tom Campbell: Outside/In Public Art Project
Stratford Chocolate Trail
Into The Woods - Movies Under the Stars - Parking Lot Edition
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Saturday, October 17th
My Dearly Departed Exhibition
Historic Guided Nature Tours at the Forest Motel and Woodland Retreat
Stratford Farmers Market
Two Point Seven Percent Exhibition: Indigenous Art From Gallery Stratford's Permanent Collection.
MORE…
Sunday, October 18th
Denise Nonomura: Portraits of a Pandemic Exhibit
My Dearly Departed Exhibition
INNERchamber Livestream Concert: The Search
Two Point Seven Percent Exhibition: Indigenous Art From Gallery Stratford's Permanent Collection.
MORE…
Monday, October 19th
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Stratford Chocolate Trail
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
Locals' Night at The Restaurant at The Bruce
MORE…
Tuesday, October 20th
Tom Campbell: Outside/In Public Art Project
Trivia Tuesday
Stratford Chocolate Trail
Music and Opera Appreciation Fall Home Viewing Kit
MORE…
Wednesday, October 21st
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
Stratford Chocolate Trail
Stratford Chefs School | Modern Classics Dinner | Student Chef Aashwin Jeyakumar
Tom Campbell: Outside/In Public Art Project
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Thursday, October 22nd
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Tom Campbell: Outside/In Public Art Project
Denise Nonomura: Portraits of a Pandemic Exhibit
Instant Theatre at Revival House
MORE…
Friday, October 23rd
Historic Guided Nature Tours at the Forest Motel and Woodland Retreat
Denise Nonomura: Portraits of a Pandemic Exhibit
Murder Mystery Dinner & Theatre
Stratford Chocolate Trail
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Saturday, October 24th
Two Point Seven Percent Exhibition: Indigenous Art From Gallery Stratford's Permanent Collection.
Tom Campbell: Outside/In Public Art Project
Record Store Day
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
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Sunday, October 25th
Picture of the Future TBA: Images by Michael Walton and Poetry by Tara Walton Exhibition
Bonnie Richardson: COVID-19 Impressions Exhibit
Denise Nonomura: Portraits of a Pandemic Exhibit
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
MORE…
Monday, October 26th
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Stratford Chocolate Trail
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
Locals' Night at The Restaurant at The Bruce
Tuesday, October 27th
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Stratford Chocolate Trail
Trivia Tuesday
MORE…
Wednesday, October 28th
Stratford Chocolate Trail
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT - Rosemary Sloot - Rosemary Memories of a Dutch Family's Immigration to Canada
Fall Reading Challenges on Beanstack! - Online Activity
Thursday, October 29thFriday, October 30thSaturday, October 31st

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- Liz McGuffin, With Wonder & Whimsy

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