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Things to Do This March in Bay of Quinte

Ahhh, March: the days are slowly getting longer and hopefully the coldest days are behind us (*knock on wood*). A snow squall or two won’t stop us from getting out to enjoy the sunny weather! Scroll down for a list of things to do this March in Bay of Quinte, and head to our events calendar for more of what’s happening in our community. 🎲 Head to Glanmore National Historic Site to discover Canada at Play, an exhibit visiting ...

Young Entrepreneurs – Alex Bruce + Celine Lepage

Alex Bruce and Celine Lepage enjoying a drink at their restaurant and winebar, The Lark, in downtown Belleville.

Grab a drink and get to know the award-winning cocktail team and co-owners of The Lark, Alex Bruce and Celine Lepage.

Photo: Natasha MacDonald

An interview with Alex Bruce + Celine Lepage of The Lark. Describe your business. The Lark is a restaurant, wine bar, and neighbourhood haunt. We are a stopping place in the downtown core. The space is airy, warm, and inviting and we have endeavoured to go well beyond status quo. The food is made by our rising star chef Emily Prinzen. The menu is fresh (nothing we serve is pre-made or shipped in frozen and no deep fryers!) and ...

Things to Do This February in Bay of Quinte

people skating on ice

White sandy beaches? Nah, we’ll take a fresh layer of snow (and an extra-large hot chocolate) any day.

We don’t need a winter vacation, we’ve got all of the fun we need RIGHT. HERE. Book yourself some restorative spa treatments for ‘staycation’ vibes, discover some local under-the-radar talent at a live show or cheer like a local at a good ol’ hockey game. Check out our events calendar for even more of what’s happening in Bay of Quinte this February. 🏒 Head up to Batawa for the 9th annual Pond Hockey Classic from January 31 – February ...

Young Entrepreneur – Jessica Saint-Dic

Jessica Saint-Dic, the young entrepreneur behind SaJess Events event planning.

Meet Jessica Saint-Dic, the extraordinary event planner behind SaJess Events.

Photo: Rosetta Li Weddings Photography

An interview with Jessica Saint-Dic of SaJess Events. Describe your business. SaJess Events is an event planning business that specializes in curating beautiful, stress-free weddings and events in the Bay of Quinte area, Prince Edward County and beyond. We turn ideas into beautifully unforgettable moments! What brought you to the region? I moved to the area straight from Haiti a little over 7 years ago. I went to Loyalist College and did not know that I would be here ...

Things to Do This January in Bay of Quinte

A photo of winter camping, an example of things to do this January in Bay of Quinte.

Photo: Cruising Canoes

The cold isn’t stopping us from getting out and enjoying the winter weather. But when we DO get cold, we like to keep a few indoors activities up our sleeve, too. Scroll down for a handful of things to do this January in Bay of Quinte (and find even more on our events calendar). 🍷 Pull up a seat at The Lark and experience wine flights with a sommelier that cover Prince Edward County to the rest of the ...

Young Entrepreneur – Amber Thompson

Amber Thompson, a graphic designer and entrepreneur

Meet Amber Thompson, a graphic designer, professor and the entrepreneur behind Idea Enthusiast.

An interview with Amber Thompson of Idea Enthusiast. Describe your business. That’s a big question for me — I have a few! I’m a Graphic Designer, Professor and Entrepreneur. My entrepreneur side has two prongs: Design workshops and a handmade home decor business with my Mom (@sweetburrowco). My workshops are about bringing accessible and affordable design tools and tips to entrepreneurs and aspiring influencers.   What brought you to the region? I grew up in Trenton, and I’ve always ...

From The Ground Up: Downtown Belleville

Injecting new life into a historic downtown core takes a deliberate mix of brave insight, visionary planning and the faith that if you build it, they will come.

“That’s what all you millennials want these days,” said someone I told my dream to. I wasn’t talking about the typical travelling-the-world-for-free or making-money-on-my-laptop dreams (though those would be great, too). No, my dream is to live smack-dab in the middle of Belleville’s downtown core. And I’m not the only one with that dream. The booming success of the new Century Village condominium is but one indicator of the desire to live in the city’s core. It’s also a ...

Things to Do in August in Bay of Quinte

Crowd of people standing in the streets of downtown Belleville, Bay of Quinte

Photo: Belleville Downtown Improvement Area

The last month of summer brings new things to do and explore in the Bay of Quinte. Poutine Feast 2019 Thursday, August 1 – Sunday, August 4 West Zwick’s Park Why not kick off the month with some great food by the water? Join the poutine contest on Sunday as a participant or as a judge, or spend your time sampling this classic Canadian dish from a variety of food trucks and restaurants. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options will ...

Young Entrepreneurs – Joshua Labelle + Rebeka Roberts

Josh and Bekah of local media company Blog BoQ.

Meet the young entrepreneurs behind Blog BoQ, a digital media company that serves up stories on food, events and lifestyle in the Bay of Quinte region.

An interview with Joshua Labelle and Rebeka Roberts of Blog BoQ. Describe your business. Blog BOQ is a digital media company that focuses on the millennial demographic. We strive to engage young people and families and connect them to the BOQ whether they are locals already, or transplants from other areas. Blog BOQ offers promotion of services, products, employment opportunities and events. Through our website and social media, we have created a resource for the younger demographic to utilize ...

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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.