Grand Prize Winner of Canada's Ultimate Family Adventure Contest!


We are delighted to offer our most heartfelt congratulations to the Cruz Family from Ontario for being selected as the Grand Prize Winner of Canada's Ultimate Family Adventure Contest! As the grand prize winners the family will get the chance to experience the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812.

The family of four will travel from Montreal to the Niagara Peninsula to experience the historical attractions and walk in the footsteps of some of the heroes and heroines who helped make Canada what it is today.

The entire family will be travelling to Niagara-on-the-Lake Region for an adventurous 4-night stay courtesy of Parks Canada.

The family will make the scenic trip by VIA Rail train from Montreal (Quebec) to Toronto (Ontario) and from there will travel onwards to the Niagara-on-the-Lake Region for the ultimate adventure trip, filled with exciting activities! It includes a guided tour of the Niagara River Corridor (including Queenston Heights  Battlefield NHS and Brock’s Monument, Lundy’s Lane Museum (new), Chippewa Battlefield, Fort Erie NHS(operated by Niagara Parks Commission), a walking tour of Niagara National Historic District (including Niagara Historical Museum, Fort Mississauga NHS, Butler’s Barracks NHS, Fort George Battlefield NHS, U.S. occupation entrenchments, sites connected to the Underground Railway) and a personal tour of Fort George NHS and historic re-enactment encampment. They will also enjoy a period dinner for four people and one night’s accommodation for four people at Fort George barracks!

Congratulations once again to the Cruz Family, and a thank you to everyone who participated in this contest!