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Waterloo Region has many parks and trails along the Grand River for residents and visitors to explore.

Larger parks, like Bingemans in Kitchener and RIM Park in Waterloo, offer a wide range of recreational facilities such as ball diamonds and sports fields. They include picnic shelters, public washrooms and access to transit and parking.

As well, the region has historic landmarks, a broad selection of excellent restaurants, thriving farmers’ markets, art galleries, museums, antique shops and factory outlets.

The entertainment scene offers a wealth of live theatre, concerts by local and visiting artists, and performances by the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.