Housing

Bradford West Gwillimbury offers very inexpensive homes compared to neighboring towns in York Region while only being slightly further from the Greater Toronto Area. 75% of the homes in Bradford West Gwillimbury are single detached homes.

Education

Bradford West Gwillimbury is the fastest growing community in the County of Simcoe and its neighbouring towns in York Region and is expected to grow to approximately 50,500 by the year 2031 under the Ministry of Infrastructure’s Greater Golden Horseshoe Growth Plan. The Town has worked hard to ensure that our education system will be ideally situated to mange the increase in families, children of various ages and new Canadians looking to upgrade their skills.

Bradford offers both Public and Catholic schools in both elementary and secondary schools.  Of note are the schools that offer Extended French programs in the region.  Those schools are W.H. Day Elementary School & Bradford District High School.

Amenities

The Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury offers numerous leisure and recreational facilities.A description of the programs available can be found in our Leisure Guide, which is published by the Leisure Services Department on a quarterly basis.

Tourism

Situated in Simcoe County, on the Holland River leading to Lake Simcoe, Bradford West Gwillimbury is a gateway to the region’s beaches, hiking and cycling trails, skiing, championship golf, waterways and fishing, snowmobiling, shopping, antiques and scenic drives.

Visitors can tour the Holland Marsh, the heart of Canada’s vegetable industry, and take a stroll through the Scanlon Creek Conservation Area and enjoy nature’s tranquillity. The Town is well positioned for tourism development, with many visitors are attracted to our parks, waterways and recreation facilities. There are several special events that combine rural charm with urban amenities and bring in thousands of people. Below is a small sampling of what we have to offer.

The Scanlon Creek Conservation area is part of the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority and located on Line 9 in Bradford West Gwillimbury. The 300-hectare property contains a trail system that allows hikers the chance to explore forests, marshlands and glacial erratics. In the spring, wildflowers and migrating birds are plentiful, and the fall colours are spectacular. During summer months picnicking in the four-hectare reservoir make Scanlon a great place to spend a few hours or an entire day.

Annual Events & Festivals

The Bradford Farmers’ Market is held every Saturday from the end of May to mid-October. It is located in the parking lot of the Library and Cultural Centre at 425 Holland Street West. Vendors sell fresh produce, honey products, dairy and meat products, and crafts.

Carrot Fest

Starting in 1998, Carrot Fest in its current form is Bradford West Gwillimbury’s largest annual festival and in 2013 the WestJet Fun Festival Series ranked it as the #1 festival in Ontario and #3 in Canada. The festival consists of vendors, street performers, buskers, a midway, professional wrestling, live music and all kinds of carrot inspired food. Don’t forget to visit the Town’s booth in the centre of the festival for your free carrot!

Holland Marsh Soupfest

Soupfest has become one of South Simcoe’s popular annual festivals thanks to the success of the first event, which took place in November 2008 at the Portuguese Cultural Centre in Bradford West Gwillimbury and attracted thousands of people. The festival features a wide variety of soups from different cultures prepared by local restaurants, as well as a farmers’ and artisans’ market, and children’s entertainment. It is organized in partnership with the Holland Marsh Growers’ Association and King Township.

Studio Art Tour

In September local artist open their studios and showcase their work to the public. From pottery, woodworking, jewellery, acrylic, watercolour and photography it is a wonderful opportunity to buy directly from talented artists. Tour our beautiful countryside in Bradford West Gwillimbury as you travel around the community to visit the artists.

Santa Claus Parade

Every year, Bradford West Gwillimbury enjoys a visit from Santa who is joined by many of the local businesses and community groups for a stroll down the Town’s main corridor. For the past several years the parade has taken place at night – the festive lights of an evening parade brighten spirits and bring smiles to all those in attendance. Elves collect the children’s letters that are then delivered to Santa himself.

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MLS®, REALTOR®, and the associated logos are trademarks of The Canadian Real Estate Association.
All information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate.
CREA-ON data last updated at September 22, 2017 12:05 PM ET