Plenty of Reasons to Staycation in Amherstburg

Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island | June 5, 2017

Traveling is an exciting journey of discovery. There’s always something new and fresh around every corner. To celebrate Tourism Month in June, we’ve launched this series of blog posts themed around the ten Windsor Essex Staycations we are giving away.  We’re thrilled to share with you why you should choose to Staycation this summer and uncover the #plentyofreasons why your backyard is an amazing place to play. Take a few minutes to browse through the entire series for fun ideas and new adventures throughout Windsor Essex Pelee Island.

Enter for your chance to win a step back in time in the town of Amherstburg. Your trip includes stops at some of the best heritage sites in the Windsor Essex region including the battle ground of the War of 1812 at Fort Malden and the Park House Museum. You’ll also get to enjoy the beauty of Amherstburg in the spring on your Amherstburg Garden Tour.

After a delicious dinner at Artisan Grill, you’ll be able to walk the cobble stone streets of the downtown core and enjoy some of the most picturesque views of the Detroit River with ice cream from Waterfront Ice Cream. You’ll have a cozy bed will be just steps away at the Bondy House Bed & Breakfast. With it’s convenient location, it’s a breeze to swing in to Sobeys Amherstburg to pick up any essentials. Don’t forget to go home with souvenirs like Canada 150 t-shirts and Amherstburg mugs and postcards.

Amherstburg will definitely be a treat to explore. The Amherstburg Staycation grand prize include (approximate retail value $300.00):

  • One night stay at Bondy House Bed & Breakfast
  •  Dinner at the Artisan Grill
  •  Two ice cream cones at Waterfront Ice Cream
  • $25 gift certificate from Sobeys Amherstburg
  • $20 gift certificate for the Amherstburg Garden Tour
  • 2 tickets for the Park House Museum
  • Parks Passes for Fort Malden National Historic Site
  • Canada 150 t-shirts
  • Amherstburg mugs
  • Amherstburg Postcard

Click here for more information about the Town of Amherstburg.

Do you want to WIN this Staycation?

All month long from June 5 through June 29, 2017, you can enter DAILY to win 1-of-10 Staycation grand prizes valued at over $5,000 in prizes from our stakeholder partners.

Visit our contest page for your chance to win or Like us on Facebook or Follow us on Twitter for reminders about this and our other frequent contests. You’ll also stay in-the-know on the latest news, events, and fun things to see & do.


Make sure you check out the rest of our Staycation series for more Staycation prizes and #plentyofreasons to enjoy:

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