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Exciting April Adventures: What’s Happening in Windsor-Essex County, Ontario

a couple of people that are talking to each otherAs April unfolds, Windsor-Essex County is buzzing with energy, offering an array of activities and events to kick off the spring season with zest. Whether you’re a local looking for new experiences or a visitor seeking memorable adventures, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Let’s delve into the vibrant tapestry of happenings throughout the region, including some thrilling events hosted by RAW Watersports.

Easter Weekend (March 29):

As we bid adieu to March, what better way to welcome April than with a joyful Easter celebration? Families and friends gather to rejoice in the spirit of renewal and new beginnings. From egg hunts to delectable feasts, Windsor-Essex County radiates with festive cheer on this special day. boats.As families gather the talk of spring events will surely be o the table and we hope you consider a day on the water with one of our boats.

Season Open at RAW Watersports (April 13):

Embrace the arrival of spring by diving into the sparkling waters of Lake St. Clair with RAW Watersports. April 13 marks the beginning of an exciting season filled with adventure and aquatic fun. Whether you’re craving the thrill of jet skiing, the relaxation of pontoon boating, or the tranquility of fishing, RAW Watersports has everything you need for an unforgettable day on the water.

Staycation Expo (April 26-27)

Are you dreaming of a getaway without straying too far from home? Look no further than the Staycation Expo, at the Devonshire Mall where you can explore a treasure trove of local destinations and experiences. Discover hidden gems in Windsor-Essex County and plan your perfect staycation, whether it’s a scenic retreat along the waterfront or an indulgent culinary journey through the region’s diverse flavours.

Open House at RAW Watersports (May 11):

Join RAW Watersports for an exclusive peek behind the scenes during their Annual Open House event on May 11. Get up close and personal with their fleet of watercraft, enjoy free boat rides, meet the passionate team, learn about their commitment to safety and customer satisfaction and enjoy free hot dogs and refreshments under the Puce River Marina Pavilion. Whether you’re a seasoned boater or a first-time adventurer, RAW Watersports welcomes you to experience the thrill of the open water.

Mother’s Day (May 12):

What better way to celebrate than by treating Mom to a day out on the water? This Mother’s Day, create unforgettable memories by renting a boat from RAW Watersports and embarking on a relaxing adventure on Lake St. Clair. Our family-owned company is dedicated to ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for all, so you can focus on making Mom feel special. Let Mom unwind as she soaks in the sun and picturesque views. Our friendly staff will provide an on-water orientation to ensure everyone feels comfortable and confident navigating the waters. Plus, with a free Temporary Boaters Licence available, it’s easy to get started. Treat Mom to a day of relaxation, laughter, and quality time on the water this Mother’s Day with RAW Watersports.

Beyond these exciting events, Windsor-Essex County beckons with a myriad of activities to delight your senses and ignite your spirit. From blooming gardens to scenic trails, cultural festivals to culinary delights, there’s no shortage of ways to make the most of April in this vibrant region.

BONUS! Free Family Fishing (May 11 & 12):

Four times a year, Canadian residents can fish for free in Ontario, making it the perfect opportunity for families and enthusiasts to enjoy the thrill of angling without a license. Mark your calendar for Family Fishing Weekend (February 17–19, 2024), Mother’s Day Weekend (May 11–12, 2024), Father’s Day Weekend (June 15–16, 2024), and Family Fishing Week (June 29–July 7, 2024). Remember to fish responsibly by following conservation limits and regulations.  So, gather your loved ones and explore the joy of fishing in Ontario’s pristine waters. Rent a fishing boat from RAW Watersports starting at just $99 for 3 hours.

So, why wait? Embrace the spirit of adventure, embark on new journeys, and create lasting memories in Windsor-Essex County this April. Whether you’re seeking relaxation, recreation, or revelry, the possibilities are endless in this dynamic corner of Ontario.

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