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Pride Week in Sudbury!

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The beginning of July also marks the beginning of Sudbury Pride. Sudbury will be
welcoming Sudbury Pride Week, also known as Fierte Sudbury Pride, from July 8 –
July 14, 2019 to celebrate the LGBTQIA+ community in the Greater Sudbury Area.

Pride themed events will be held all throughout the Greater Sudbury Area
throughout the week in order to raise funds for the LGBTQIA+ community.

Pride Week will start with the ceremonial Flag Raising ceremony in Tom Davies
Square at 11am on July 8th , 2019. Celebrations will also include a Paris Is Burning
documentary screening, lightshows at Dynamic Earth, Drag Queen Bingo, and even
an under 18 Pride Prom to be held at The Sudbury Theatre Centre. You can check
out the events calendar here at www.sudburypride.com/events/  to stay
updated on which events are happening at what times.

If you are traveling to or within the Sudbury area for this event, allow Quality Inn
Sudbury to be your hotel accommodation. We make travel easy and convenient with
our downtown location and selection of room choices and hotel services. Don’t
complicate your travel accommodations— stay at Quality Inn. Call us at
1.800.461.1120 to reserve a room today.

Sudbury Spotlight: Relay For Life 2019

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Cancer affects us all. Whether we have been diagnosed with it ourselves or have a
loved one with cancer, it is a tragedy that everyone in the world faces together in
hopes to conquer. Relay For Life is an event created to help battle cancer and show
everyone affected by cancer that they strong and not alone.

This yearly event is a run/walk marathon that also has many other activities. The
first event will be the Survivors’ Victory Lap. After this, the laps will continue and
each team is asked to have at least one member on the track while others can
explore the event and talk to other members of the community.

The event will be running on Friday June 21, 2019, 6pm-12am, located at 935
Ramsey Lake Rd. Sign up for Relay For Life in Sudbury 2019 on their website.

You can also visit that website to simply donate to the cause and help support the
Canadian Cancer Society.

Together we can be strong. Together we can honour those who live with cancer and
those who have lived through it. Sign up today to show your support.

If you are traveling to or within the Sudbury area for this event, allow Quality Inn
Sudbury to be your hotel accommodation. We make travel and rest easy and
convenient with our downtown location and selection of room choices and hotel
services. Don’t complicate your travel accommodations— stay at Quality Inn. Call us
at 1.800.461.1120 to reserve a room today.

5 Best Coffee Places In Sudbury

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For coffee lovers, there is nothing better than waking up in the morning and wrapping your hands around a steaming cup of coffee. If you’re a coffee lover then Sudbury is the place for you. Sudbury is home to some of the best coffee shops around so that you can have your daily coffee and maybe a special baked good with it, too. Here are some of the best local coffee shops to eat, drink, work, and socialize at for all of the Sudbury-explorer coffee-lovers out there.

Salute | 2195 Armstrong Street and 73 Elm Street

The coffee scene in Toronto inspired the creation of Salute. They are dedicated to fresh ingredients, quality product and service, and the local community.

Twiggs Coffee Roasters | 101-1332 Kingsway

Twiggs is a local coffee lover’s hotspot with food and drinks that will make you feel right at home.

Kuppajo Espresso Bar | 109 Larch Street

Kuppajo is a city gem that houses what locals have deemed “the best coffee in the city”.

Old Rock Coffee | 212 Minto Street and 93 Durham Street

Old Rock Coffee is an award winning coffee shop that serves just about every type of coffee you can imagine. They are proudly Sudbury’s “sommelier de café”.

Pinchman’s | 2037 Long Lake Road

Pinchman’s is renowned for their je ne sais pas quality, charm, and handmade baked goods. Try their savoury crepes or strawberry cheesecake!

If you are traveling to or within the Sudbury area, allow Quality Inn Sudbury to be your hotel accommodation. We will ensure that your day starts off in the best way possible: rolling out of a comfy bed and into a local coffee shop. With our superb staff, variety of rooms, and helpful service, we can make your accommodation experience in Sudbury a great one. Don’t complicate your travel accommodations— stay at Quality Inn. Call us at 1.800.461.1120 or 705.675.1273 to reserve a room today.

3 Day Trips To Take In Sudbury

3 Day Trips to Sudbury

 

Sudbury is a city with many little gems hidden within it. There are all sorts of fun, exciting, and different things to discover in the great outdoors of our marvelous city. If you’re the type of person to enjoy rummaging around outside and taking quick day trips in and around cities, here’s a list of Sudbury’s greatest:

A.Y Jackson Trails at Onaping Falls

  • Onaping Falls is home to High Falls, a waterfall that drops nearly 150 feet right into the Sudbury Basin—the site of the third largest meteorite impact in history! It is a stunning Falls Park complete with scenic views, pedestrian bridges, and hiking trails (also wheelchair accessible). Take a walk anytime throughout the year and view the beauty of this hidden gem yourself!

 Dinosaur Valley Mini Golf

  • Want to take your mini golfing experience to the next level? If so, you’ve got to the Dinosaur Valley Mini Golf, a golf course with 63 different holes and challenges to make it entertaining and tricky for people of all ages. You can also do other things here such as play “pool golf” (shooting golf balls with pool cues) and check out the outdoor fossil and dinosaur exhibit.

 WagonWheel Ranch

  • This ranch is one of the best places to have outdoor fun in Sudbury.  WagonWheel Ranch offers a variety of seasonal activities. If you visit in the summer you can do fun activities such as visit the petting farm and go on a pony ride. During the fall you can attend one of their barbecues, go on a wagon ride, and pick your own pumpkins!

 Once you come up to visit, you’ll understand why Sudbury is a special spot in the Canadian North. If you are traveling to or within the Sudbury area, allow Quality Inn Sudbury to be your hotel accommodation. We make travel and rest easy and convenient with our downtown location and selection of room choices and hotel services. Don’t complicate your travel accommodations— stay at Quality Inn. Call us at 1.800.461.1120 to reserve a room today.

 

5 Outdoor Activities in Sudbury

Outdoor Activities in Sudbury

 

There’s nothing better than spending a beautiful summer day outdoors. Sudbury, Ontario has an abundance of stunning scenery to look upon and enjoy in the upcoming summer months. If you’re searching for outdoor summer fun ideas in the Sudbury area, then this is the list for you. Here are our recommendations for how to spend your summer days outdoors:

  • Take a boat cruise on Ramsey Lake. Enjoy a one hour tour hosted by William Ramsey Cruise for under $20! Get more information on their website.
  • Go sailing or kayaking on Kukagami Lake. Kukagami Lake is a beautiful retreat spot in the Greater Sudbury Area and a great spot for relaxing, fishing, eating, or having water sport fun!
  • Hike through Lake Laurentian Conservation Area. This conservation area is one of remote tranquility. Relax around the scenic lookouts, nature trails, and floral displays.
  • Check out the Sudbury Blueberry Festival. This festival celebrates Sudbury’s largest above ground natural resource—the lowbush blueberry. It runs on through the third week of July and contains plenty of themed events located around the Greater Sudbury Area. To stay updated on the various events, follow them on their socials (Twitter: @sudblueberry, Instagram: @sudburyblueberryfestival, and Facebook: Sudbury Blueberry Festiva;) or check out their website.
  • Have a picnic in Bell Park. Enjoy some local food and the fresh outdoors at this beautiful park that overlooks the western shore of Ramsey Lake.

Whether you live across the street from these outdoor activity locations or are from far out of town, don’t let travel stop you from enjoying these unique outdoor activities. If you’re traveling near or far from Sudbury, stay at Quality Inn Sudbury and allow us to make your accommodation experience in Sudbury a great one.  Don’t complicate your travel accommodations— stay at Quality Inn. Call us today at 1.800.461.1120 to reserve a room today.

The 5 Most Unique Places to Shop in Sudbury

Shopping in Sudbury

 

Everyone loves a bit of retail therapy from time to time and whatever it is that you’re into—clothes, shoes, books, jewllery, or it all—Sudbury has the shops for you. Our unique local flavour and diverse community creates an interesting and engaging shopping experience. If you’re gearing up to shop at some cool places in Sudbury, check out our master list of places to hit up below: 

Nepal Handicrafts

This store has wide variety of handmade Nepalese crafts as well as Nepalese craft supplies. A selection of singing bowls, incense, musical instruments and wooden products, and clothing are also available to purchase. Check out the shop located at 40 Elm St, Sudbury ON.

El Mercado

The two female owners of this shop have a unique history and humble beginnings. This shop began as, and continues to serve, as a place to acquire unique products or “artesanias” from Mexico. Check out their shop located at 88 Durham Street.

Stich & Stone

This place describes themselves as a women boho chic bouqitue. They carry everything from clothes and accessories to home décor and furnishings in this hip and trendy style. Check out the shop located at 588 Cedar Street.

Mimi’s Fine Jewelry and Repair

This specialty jewelry shop is an expert in all things jewelry. Whether it is custom, imported, or name brand jewelry, you can trust these people for all of your purchasing or repair needs. Check out the shop located at 66 Elm St.

 The Refinery

This edgy shop is for all of the skateboarders and snowboarders out there. Run by the Sudbury legend Will Himsl, you can count on The Refinery to keep you fashion forward and fresh. Check out the shop located at 72 Cedar St.

 Once you’ve “shopped ‘til you drop”, be sure to drop onto a comfortable mattress or chair at Quality Inn Sudbury. We can provide a welcoming and relaxing accommodation that will ensure you’re recharged and ready to do it all over again tomorrow! Don’t let travel accommodations keep you from taking a fabulous shopping trip in Sudbury! Call Quality Inn Sudury at 1.800.461.1120 to reserve a room today.

5 Things To Do In Sudbury: Summer Edition

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Are you bored of your usual summer activities? Are you looking for new and fun things to do? Are you in the Sudbury area or will be traveling up to the Sudbury area this summer? If so, check out the attractions and entertainment in Sudbury! Our humble city has plenty to offer in terms of fun summer events and entertainment. Check out all of the things you can do below!

  • Visit The Big Nickel. Aptly named, the Big Nickel is a nine-metre replica of a 1951 Canadian nickel located outside of the Dynamic Earth museum. It is the world’s largest coin and pays homage to the city’s mining history.
  • Check out Peter Schnider’s Concert Series. These concerts run from June to August and take place every Sunday night at 6 pm. The best part is that they are entirely free of cost! For more information, check out the event’s website.
  • Pick up your binoculars and go bird watching at the Fielding Bird Sanctuary. What can be more relaxing than looking at and listening to these wonderful creatures?
  • If you’re not into birds, you can visit exotic animals at Northern Exotics. Check out the various animals that are colourful, scaly, and everything else in between!
  • Watch a movie at the Reel Life Drive In. All you need is a car, a radio, and some popcorn!

Sudbury is home to many exciting things to do so don’t underestimate our quaint little city. Take to our streets and discover something new! If you’re traveling from out of town, stay with us at Quality Inn Sudbury. We will make your accommodations during your stay in Sudbury convenient, easy, and relaxing. Traveling doesn’t have to be stressful with Quality Inn Sudbury. Don’t complicate your travel accommodations— stay at Quality Inn. Call us today at 1.800.461.1120 to reserve a room today.

How To Spend The Weekend In Sudbury—Upcoming Sudbury Weekend Events

Weekend Events in Sudbury

 

Sudbury is home to plenty of family fun and wholesome activities. Basically, we’ve got something for everyone! Check out what we have going on this weekend below!

Thursday May 23, 2019

South African Wine Tasting & Class

Hosted by Legacy Service Academy, this event showcases the best wines of South African. For $79 + HST you can take part of an evening of leading all about the wines South Africa produces and the hospitality industry. The price includes 5 wine samples and light snacks. To join the fun, you can buy tickets.

Saturday May 25, 2019

Children’s Clothing Swap

Christ Church in lively is reaching out to families who need different clothing sizes to suit their growing children. If you are in need or would like to donate some clothes for the cause or for the local Food Bank, you can join this event at Christ Church, 231 6th Avenue from 10am to 1pm. There will also be free BBQ and face painting. For more information you can check out their event page.

Saturday May 25, 2019

6th Annual Sudbury Defeat Depression Walk/Run

Sudbury Defeat Depression is hosting another walk/ run to raise funds to support NISA(Northern Initiative for Social Action), an organization that provides direct services to individuals and families effected by mental illness. You can join the run at Bell Park, Sudbury from 9-12pm. Find out more about the event on their page.

Friday May 31, 2019

Fair Food Market

If you love fresh food and local environments, you should definitely check out the Fair Food Market. This is a volunteer run non-profit project sponsored by the Social Planning Council/ NOAH Community Hub x 1960 Paris Street Positive Connections Tenant Group x The Greater Sudbury Housing Cooperation. It runs at the beginning and end of every month from 5pm to 6:30pm at 1960 Paris Street Building 6. Bring some cash and your reusable bags and have your pick from the assortment of quality fresh fruits and vegetables at an affordable price. For more information, check out their Facebook event page.

Join in on the fun and wholesome events. Take part in the community and do some good work. Whatever you’re planning to do, make sure you have a cozy place to return to. With Quality Inn Sudbury’s convenient location in the heart of Sudbury, we make travel within Sudbury close and comfortable. Don’t complicate your travel accommodations— stay at Quality Inn. Call us today at 1.800.461.1120 to reserve a room today.