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Windsor Essex Staycation Expo 2019
April 26, 2019 @ 9:30 am - April 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island presents the Windsor Essex Staycation Expo, featuring hundreds of things to see and do locally being showcased at Devonshire Mall on April 26-27, 2019.
The Windsor Essex Staycation Expo will host exciting exhibits throughout Devonshire Mall that showcase to local residents hundreds of terrific things to do and places to see right in their own backyards.
From festivals and events, golfing and outdoor adventures, to historical tours, culinary delights, and artful experiences there is a reason for everyone to plan a Staycation to Windsor Essex this summer.
This year’s expo will once again feature “Taste Windsor Essex”
Get a Taste of Windsor Essex all weekend long! This is your opportunity to learn more about the wineries, breweries, and distilleries in our region. Participating businesses will be serving samples of some of their favourites! Must be 19+. Valid photo ID required.
Confirmed EPIC Wineries sampling include Aleksander Estate Winery, Colio Estate Winery, CREW, Cooper’s Hawk Vineyards, Mastronardi Estate Winery, Muscedere Vineyards, North 42 Degrees Estate Winery, Oxley Estate Winery, Pelee Island Winery, Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery, Viewpointe Estate Winery and Vivace Estate Winery.
Confirmed Barrels Bottles & Brews sampling include Banded Goose Brewing Co., GL Heritage Brewing Company, The Grove Brew House, Walkerville Brewery and Wolfhead Distillery
Confirmed exhibitors include:
Belle River On The Lake BIA & Belle River Sunsplash Festival
Canadian Historical Aircraft Association
Cirque du Soleil Corteo & the WFCU Centre
The Canadian Transportation Museum & Heritage Village
Detroit Grand Prix including one of the grand prix cars
Encore Productions featuring the Rum Runners Tour, Spirits of Windsor Tour and the French Connection Tour
Exodus Escape Rooms & their pop up escape room ( you can try one of their escape rooms on-site) plus the chance to get $20 off your future escape room session
Fort Malden National Historic Site
Golf Indigo will be set up with their LED mini golf
Kingsville Folk Music Festival
Municipality of Leamington
Point Pelee National Park
Town of Amherstburg and the Amherstburg Uncommon Festival
Town of Essex and Explore the Shore
Town of Kingsville, The Kingsville Highland Games and the Tallships
Town of LaSalle and the RendezVous Voyageur Festival
Union Jack Pop Up Tea Room including the chance to win 2 tickets to their Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea
Urban Art Market and some of their 40+ artisans
The Windsor Championship
The Windsor Express
The Windsor Spitfires including the chance to win tickets to their 2019/2020 season
Windsor Tea Emporium
Friday April 26th
9:30 am – 9:00 pm Tourism Displays
11:30 am – 8:30 pm Taste of Windsor Essex Wine, craft beer, and spirit sampling for adults
Saturday April 27th
9:30 am – 6:00 pm Tourism Displays
11:30 am – 5:30 pm Taste of Windsor Essex Wine, craft beer, and spirit sampling for adults
From festivals and craft beer to birding and biking there are plenty of reasons to keep it local.