Plenty of Reasons to Staycation in Leamington

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.

If you’re an outdoor adventure lover you’re going to love Leamington! Your adventure can take you to nature areas, conservation areas, and all the way to the Southern-most point of Canada at Point Pelee National Park! Wake up early from your stay at the Best Western PLUS Leamington at the steps of the park and hop on a paddleboard or kayak from Pelee Wings and check out the wetland and creeks scattered throughout the area.

Enjoy the town’s hospitality as you dine on fresh perch from the lake during lunch at Paula’s, get into the vacation mode with banana splits at Sweet Retreat, or savour the day’s memories over dinner at Gilligan’s. There is a flavour for every palette! You’ll wrap up the day on a good note with a show at Leamington’s Bank Theatre.

The Leamington Staycation grand prize includes (approximate retail value $500.00):

  • Discovery Pass for Point Pelee National Park
  • Overnight stay at Best Western PLUS Leamington
  • Two hour paddle board or kayak rental at Pelee Wings
  • Lunch at Paula’s
  • Two banana splits at Sweet Retreat
  • Dinner at Gilligan’s
  • Show Tickets for The Bank Theatre

Click here for more information about the Town of Leamington.

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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