Ontario's Rainbow Country
Welcome to Rainbow Country!
Known for its abundance of lakes and islands, Rainbow Country is centrally situated in Ontario and is home to Sudbury, French River, Manitoulin Island and Parry Sound. Cruise through the Georgian Bay's 30,000 islands, a designated UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve featuring thousands of granite islands sculpted by glaciers. In July, Parry Sound hosts the Festival of the Sound, a nationally recognized classical music festival. Nearby, Killbear Provincial Park is known for its spectacular sailing and windsurfing. Espanola and Killarney feature scenic locales for camping amidst waterfalls and forests. Lake Manitou, located on Manitoulin Island, is the world's largest lake within a freshwater island and is ideal for fishing. The island, home to six Ojibwa reserves, offers sailing, biking, cross-country skiing and ice fishing. Sudbury provides restaurants, theatres and museums. In the late 1960s, astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin used its rough terrain to train for their famous moonwalk.
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Current & Upcoming Events [ View All ]
Looking for something to do in Rainbow Country? Check out these current and upcoming events. If you know of an event that is not listed in the travel guide, please feel free to add an event listing (it's free).
- Aurora Borealis Weekend
Sep 02 to Sep 05 » Manitowaning, ON
- Sudbury Silver Stick Tournament
TBA » Sudbury
- Terry Fox Run Fundraiser Breakfast
Sep 17 » Gloria's Restaurant
- Capture the Night Sky Astrophotography Weekend
Sep 30 to Oct 02 » Manitowaning, ON
- Northern Lights Party
Oct 07 to Oct 10 » Manitowaning, ON
- Arts On The Bay
TBA » Pointe au Baril