Bay of Quinte Tourism

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BEST OF THE BAY WINNERS – ART + CULTURE

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AND THE BEST OF THE BAY GOES TO...

BEST MUSEUM

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Glanmore National Historic Site features different exhibits that showcase the history of Belleville and Canada.

GLANMORE NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE

BEST ART GALLERY

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Gallery 121 is a non-profit cooperative art gallery founded in 1991 by Quinte area visual artists to provide exhibition space for its members.  

GALLERY 121

BEST FESTIVAL

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The Belleville Waterfront & Multicultural Festival is a 42-year tradition, bringing people together through food + culture. Curbside Culture returns July 9-11.  

BELLEVILLE WATERFRONT & MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL

BEST PERFORMER/S

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Last Chance Marie is a punk-rock band from Belleville. They released This Is Just Sound, their debut full length album this February, after 12 years of recording.  

LAST CHANCE MARIE

BEST PHOTOGRAPHER

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Holly McMurter is a wedding, engagement, family and branding photographer capturing the important moments in your life to keep forever.  

HOLLY MCMURTER PHOTOGRAPHY

BEST LIVE MUSIC VENUE

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The Empire Theatre first opened its doors in 1938 as the McCarthy Theatre. It became the Empire in 2002 and has since been host to many live concerts in downtown Belleville.

THE EMPIRE THEATRE

BEST HISTORIC SITE

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Glanmore National Historic Site has been restored to exhibit what the house would have looked like in the 1880s when it was built.

GLANMORE NATIONAL HISTORIC HOUSE

BEST VISUAL ARTIST

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Elizabeth Dinkel has been creating portraits for 40 years. You can see her work in studio or at various locations in the Quinte region.

ELIZABETH DINKEL

BEST THEATRE

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The Empire Theatre, which was transformed into a performing arts centre in 2002, not only hosts live concerts but is a cinema with 700 seats. 

THE EMPIRE THEATRE

BEST ADVENTURE

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Axes and Allies is not only a spot to test your axe throwing skills, but a place of forming and strengthening friendships and community bonds.

AXES AND ALLIES


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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.