Windsor Essex Pelee Island Official Visitor Guide 2017 : Page 3
Why Windsor Essex Pelee Island? Why not?! The answer to that question is as varied as visitors who come to our destination. The reasons are different for everyone. One thing you can be assured: we have plenty of reasons why you’ll love this place! As our great nation of CANADA celebrates 150 years and Windsor puts 125 candles on its own birthday cake, be certain that Windsor Essex plans to party all year long to mark these major milestones and you’re invited to the festivities. Check us out online at we150.ca to see how Windsor Essex and Pelee Island plan to commemorate the occasion. Why not check out the non-stop gaming action at Caesars Windsor , where Canada’s largest internationally branded casino resort and entertainment destination rolls out the red carpet for guests like you. Caesars Windsor’s 5,000-seat Colosseum hosts some of the biggest names in show business including Celine Dion, Bruno Mars and Kevin Hart. Why not soak up our arts and culture scene whether it be by taking in a live performance, being riveted in your seat as you listen to our Windsor Symphony Orchestra or walk the footprint of some stunning art displays. Why not add to your bucket list a visit to one of the top birding destinations in North America and see why nature lovers ﬂock to our region by the thousands to see over 390 species of migratory birds spotted within our pristine natural sanctuaries like Point Pelee National Park . Why not be a foodie aﬁcionado? When it comes to culinary tourism you are going to rejoice in our taste of place. Come hungry and leave full from enjoying Asian to Arabic, Italian to Indian, a menu of authentic tastes from around the world awaits. Where there is food, there must be drink and Essex County is home to 18 award winning wineries, seven craft breweries, and a craft whisky/vodka distillery at Wolfhead . As if that is not enough, iconic global brands Canadian Club Whisky and J.P. Wiser’s Whisky are made right here in Windsor. Those are some of the reasons why Windsor Essex Pelee Island should be a must see destination for you and your family. Welcome to Windsor Essex – we welcome you to ﬁnd your reason(s) why you’ll love this place! DREW DILKENS Mayor City of Windsor TOM BAIN Warden County of Essex GORDON ORR Chief Executive Officer Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island 3
Welcome to Windsor Essex
Why Windsor Essex Pelee Island? Why not?! The answer to that question is as varied as visitors who come to our destination. The reasons are different for everyone. One thing you can be assured: we have plenty of reasons why you’ll love this place!