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Meet The Farmers: Denmar Farms

Janet and Paul Martin, owners of Denmar Farms, standing in front of a row of Christmas trees.

PAUL AND JANET MARTIN – DENMAR FARMS 217 Clearview Road, Belleville Would it be terribly cliched to say that the holidays are the most wonderful time of the year at Denmar Farms? Possibly, but it is the reason Janet and Paul Martin started the Christmas tree farm in the first place. The holiday season is abundant with traditions, and the Martin family has made cutting your own Christmas tree a treasured one in the Quinte area since they opened ...

Shop Local: Bay of Quinte Holiday Gift Guide

A blue background with illustrated images of chocolate, a snowman, candy cane and shopping bags, with text in the middle: Bay of Quinte Holiday Gift Guide

We asked three locals to share their picks for gifts from local businesses! Scroll down for some inspiration from our Bay of Quinte Holiday Gift Guide. Besides shopping, you can support local businesses by following them on their socials, signing up for their newsletter and leaving positive reviews! Many businesses are offering online options or contactless curbside pick-up; please contact businesses directly with any questions! Don’t forget to keep washing those hands, maintain physical distance from others outside your ...

Things to Do This December in Bay of Quinte

Photo: Marilyn Warren / City of Belleville

We’re less than a month away from the roaring twenties of the 21st century, but the year isn’t over yet! There’s plenty going on in Belleville, Quinte West and Brighton for music lovers, holiday enthusiasts and hockey fans alike. Check out our list below of things to do this December in Bay of Quinte, and head to our events calendar for even more fun goings-on. 🎄 Put Martha Stewart to shame when you take home a beautiful wreath from ...

Christmas in Quinte

Downtown Trenton Winter Christmas-3

It’s Christmas in Quinte! It’s that time of year again. Sleigh bells are ringing, snow is glistening (not here, but probably somewhere) and all over the Quinte region the malls are packed with crying children and last-minute shoppers. Take some time this year to slow down and spend some quality time with your loved ones this season. Here are 12 festive things to do throughout the Quinte region from now until New Year’s Eve. Go Skating Outdoors There’s something ...

Fir Trees For Christmas

I have a guilty pleasure. I like a real tree for the holidays—specifically, a fir tree. For me, there is nothing quite like the smell, the look or the reduced cleanup associated with a fir, but did you know that not all firs are the same? Here are my pro tips when choosing a fir tree for your home this holiday! BALSAM FIR First up is clearly the Balsam (won’t make that mistake again). Balsam Firs are known for ...

12 Ways of Christmas in the BoQ

December is here & you know what that means… Hello Holidays. Everyone knows this can be a busy month. With all of the twinkling lights and jolly Old Saint Nick, it can be hard to find the time to celebrate the season in all the ways you want to. We made a bucket list compiled of the best things to do this month all across the area. Here’s 12 ways to celebrate the holiday season in the Bay of ...

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Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.