Fall adventures in the St. Jacobs area mean a host of activities to choose from including Culture Days, Oktoberfest, loading up on robust harvests at local farmers' markets, and holiday shopping for the season ahead.
You may have already visited Doors Open Waterloo Region, an annual region-wide event showcasing some of the region's historic buildings, sites, or businesses you may not normally have access to. See what happened in 2019 and mark your calendars for next year.
Next it was Culture Days on September 27, 28, 29, 2019. Over these 3 days, visitors discovered a wide and varied array of free cultural venues and activities throughout the Region of Waterloo during this national initiative. Take a peek at the "Western Loop" Trek, a digital travel guide pulled together by Culture Days Ontario including the Region of Waterloo and St. Jacobs. See even more details here on Explore Waterloo Region's official tourism website and get to know Culture Days, which celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2019. Mark your calendars for 2020!
With October around the corner, Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest "Canada's Greatest Bavarian Festival", is getting ready to pull out all the stops, October 11 - 19 and is a great time to visit the area.
In November, St. Jacobs Sparkles, the merchant's annual holiday shopping extravaganza takes place November 14,15,16,17, 2019.
Everywhere in between, there are scenic rural routes to explore, farmers' markets to visit, such as this one near the town of St. Jacobs, and an invitation by the St. Jacobs BIA to re-discover great shopping in the village of St. Jacobs, so plan a visit soon!